The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 46 38 79
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +41
Permanent jobs citing QA 64 86 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 5.78% 6.25% 2.68%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 41.03% 54.43% 29.91%
Number of salaries quoted 36 78 26
Average salary £46,250 £41,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.77% +19.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,188 £32,500 £24,625
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £60,750 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +7.79%
QA
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the Nottinghamshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
156 158 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 14.08% 11.47% 8.95%
Number of salaries quoted 92 112 87
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £26,600 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Nottinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

QA
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Nottinghamshire region.

QA Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

QA
Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

QA
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -5 58 £47,500 +13.77% 1
QA
East Midlands

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire region citing QA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited QA.

1 66 (50.77%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (32.31%) Finance
3 39 (30.00%) SDLC
4 32 (24.62%) Java
5 27 (20.77%) C#
6 25 (19.23%) SQL Server
6 25 (19.23%) Test Scripting
7 24 (18.46%) Degree
8 23 (17.69%) SQL
9 22 (16.92%) .NET
10 21 (16.15%) Test Automation
11 20 (15.38%) Software Engineering
11 20 (15.38%) Software Testing
12 16 (12.31%) Microsoft
13 15 (11.54%) JavaScript
13 15 (11.54%) Scrum
13 15 (11.54%) Computer Science
14 14 (10.77%) Oracle
14 14 (10.77%) Windows
15 13 (10.00%) PRINCE2
15 13 (10.00%) HTML
15 13 (10.00%) ISEB
15 13 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
15 13 (10.00%) Waterfall
16 12 (9.23%) Node.js
16 12 (9.23%) Mentoring
16 12 (9.23%) Regression Testing
16 12 (9.23%) Automated Testing
17 11 (8.46%) TDD
17 11 (8.46%) Release Management

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire region citing QA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited QA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (9.23%) Node.js
2 10 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.08%) Apache
3 4 (3.08%) CICS
3 4 (3.08%) IIS
3 4 (3.08%) iPlanet
3 4 (3.08%) JBoss
3 4 (3.08%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.08%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.31%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.77%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.77%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Applications
1 11 (8.46%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.69%) MS Office
2 10 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (5.38%) MS Visio
4 6 (4.62%) MS Project
5 4 (3.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.31%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (2.31%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.54%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (1.54%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.54%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.54%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.54%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (1.54%) Oracle TCA
3 1 (0.77%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 1 (0.77%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 1 (0.77%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.08%) LDAP
2 1 (0.77%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.46%) Relational Database
3 8 (6.15%) DB2
4 7 (5.38%) MySQL
5 6 (4.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.08%) DataStage
6 4 (3.08%) Pentaho
7 3 (2.31%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 3 (2.31%) Oracle Discoverer
7 3 (2.31%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (2.31%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.54%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.54%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (6.15%) HP UFT
2 6 (4.62%) Cucumber
2 6 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (3.85%) Selenium
4 4 (3.08%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.31%) JIRA
5 3 (2.31%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (2.31%) Ranorex
6 2 (1.54%) Gradle
6 2 (1.54%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.54%) NUnit
6 2 (1.54%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (1.54%) Subversion
6 2 (1.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (1.54%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.77%) Appium
7 1 (0.77%) TestDirector
7 1 (0.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 42 (32.31%) Finance
2 7 (5.38%) Marketing
3 6 (4.62%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.31%) Back Office
4 3 (2.31%) Billing
4 3 (2.31%) Publishing
4 3 (2.31%) Retail
5 2 (1.54%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.54%) Games
5 2 (1.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (26.15%) Developer
2 28 (21.54%) Analyst
3 15 (11.54%) Developer in Test
3 15 (11.54%) Java Developer
4 12 (9.23%) C# Developer
4 12 (9.23%) Test Analyst
5 11 (8.46%) QA Engineer
5 11 (8.46%) QA Manager
6 10 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 8 (6.15%) Tester
8 7 (5.38%) Data Analyst
8 7 (5.38%) Software QA Engineer
9 6 (4.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 6 (4.62%) PMO Analyst
9 6 (4.62%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (4.62%) Software Engineer
9 6 (4.62%) Test Engineer
10 5 (3.85%) QA Analyst
10 5 (3.85%) QA Test Analyst
10 5 (3.85%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (16.92%) .NET
2 13 (10.00%) HTML
3 10 (7.69%) Web Services
4 9 (6.92%) .NET Framework
4 9 (6.92%) ASP.NET
4 9 (6.92%) CSS
5 8 (6.15%) AngularJS
6 7 (5.38%) XML
7 5 (3.85%) jQuery
7 5 (3.85%) Spring
7 5 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (3.08%) Apache Axis
8 4 (3.08%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (3.08%) Gherkin
8 4 (3.08%) HTML5
8 4 (3.08%) J2EE
8 4 (3.08%) RichFaces
8 4 (3.08%) Spring MVC
8 4 (3.08%) Spring Web Flow
8 4 (3.08%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.54%) Computer Science
2 13 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (8.46%) Mobile App
4 7 (5.38%) IBM Mainframe
4 7 (5.38%) Mainframe
5 6 (4.62%) Life Science
5 6 (4.62%) NHS
6 4 (3.08%) VSAM
7 2 (1.54%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.54%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.77%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.77%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.77%) Windows
2 9 (6.92%) Unix
3 4 (3.08%) Linux
4 2 (1.54%) Android
4 2 (1.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (50.77%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (30.00%) SDLC
3 25 (19.23%) Test Scripting
4 21 (16.15%) Test Automation
5 20 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 20 (15.38%) Software Testing
6 15 (11.54%) Scrum
7 13 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 13 (10.00%) Waterfall
8 12 (9.23%) Automated Testing
8 12 (9.23%) Mentoring
8 12 (9.23%) Regression Testing
9 11 (8.46%) DevOps
9 11 (8.46%) OO
9 11 (8.46%) Release Management
9 11 (8.46%) TDD
10 10 (7.69%) Coaching
10 10 (7.69%) ERP
10 10 (7.69%) Functional Testing
10 10 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (24.62%) Java
2 27 (20.77%) C#
3 23 (17.69%) SQL
4 15 (11.54%) JavaScript
5 7 (5.38%) VB.NET
6 5 (3.85%) PL/SQL
7 4 (3.08%) COBOL
8 3 (2.31%) PHP
8 3 (2.31%) Python
9 2 (1.54%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.77%) Groovy
10 1 (0.77%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.77%) VBScript
10 1 (0.77%) XPath
Qualifications
1 24 (18.46%) Degree
2 13 (10.00%) ISEB
3 7 (5.38%) ISTQB
4 6 (4.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (2.31%) APMP
5 3 (2.31%) PMI Certification
5 3 (2.31%) PMP
6 1 (0.77%) CBAP
6 1 (0.77%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.77%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.08%) ISO 9001
1 4 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.54%) GAMP
2 2 (1.54%) GMP
2 2 (1.54%) SEPA
3 1 (0.77%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.77%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (8.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (12.31%) Microsoft
2 14 (10.77%) Oracle
3 7 (5.38%) HP
3 7 (5.38%) IBM
4 3 (2.31%) SAP
5 1 (0.77%) Kronos
Nottingham
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