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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 37 72 54
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -18
Permanent jobs citing QA 79 31 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 5.81% 2.60% 4.09%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 54.11% 30.69% 35.43%
Number of salaries quoted 71 25 39
Average salary £42,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,800 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.49% -
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
146 101 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 10.74% 8.48% 11.55%
Number of salaries quoted 97 78 110
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £17,000 £27,927
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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 +35 77 £42,000 +20.00% 10
Worksop - 1 £22,500 -
QA
East Midlands

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 50 (40.65%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (29.27%) Selenium
3 34 (27.64%) SQL
4 33 (26.83%) Finance
5 30 (24.39%) Degree
6 29 (23.58%) .NET
7 28 (22.76%) C#
8 25 (20.33%) ISEB
9 24 (19.51%) Scrum
10 22 (17.89%) Java
11 20 (16.26%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (15.45%) Project Management
13 18 (14.63%) Automated Testing
14 16 (13.01%) TDD
14 16 (13.01%) Marketing
14 16 (13.01%) SQL Server
14 16 (13.01%) Analytical Skills
15 15 (12.20%) Analytics
15 15 (12.20%) Ranorex
15 15 (12.20%) QuickTest Pro
15 15 (12.20%) Software Engineering
16 14 (11.38%) ISTQB
16 14 (11.38%) Microsoft
17 13 (10.57%) Unit Testing
17 13 (10.57%) Manual Testing
17 13 (10.57%) V-Model
18 12 (9.76%) Test Automation
18 12 (9.76%) TestComplete
18 12 (9.76%) Mobile App
18 12 (9.76%) Waterfall

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 6 (4.88%) SAS
2 4 (3.25%) CICS
3 2 (1.63%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (1.63%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.81%) IIS
4 1 (0.81%) JBoss
4 1 (0.81%) Apache
4 1 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (2.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.25%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (3.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (2.44%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.63%) Oracle TCA
3 2 (1.63%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.69%) SaaS
2 1 (0.81%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.25%) NetScaler
1 4 (3.25%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (2.44%) VoIP
2 3 (2.44%) WAN
2 3 (2.44%) DHCP
2 3 (2.44%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.44%) Internet
2 3 (2.44%) RTP
2 3 (2.44%) H.323
2 3 (2.44%) VLAN
2 3 (2.44%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.81%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.01%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.50%) Data Mining
2 8 (6.50%) Big Data
3 5 (4.07%) DB2
4 4 (3.25%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (3.25%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.25%) DataStage
4 4 (3.25%) Pentaho
5 3 (2.44%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.44%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.63%) Oracle Discoverer
6 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.63%) OLAP
6 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (1.63%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 36 (29.27%) Selenium
2 15 (12.20%) QuickTest Pro
2 15 (12.20%) Ranorex
3 12 (9.76%) TestComplete
4 9 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (4.88%) NUnit
6 5 (4.07%) NeoLoad
7 4 (3.25%) CruiseControl
7 4 (3.25%) Subversion
7 4 (3.25%) WebDriver
7 4 (3.25%) FitNesse
8 3 (2.44%) TeamCity
8 3 (2.44%) LoadRunner
8 3 (2.44%) Bugzilla
8 3 (2.44%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (2.44%) FogBugz
9 2 (1.63%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (1.63%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.81%) Cucumber
General
1 33 (26.83%) Finance
2 16 (13.01%) Marketing
3 9 (7.32%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.88%) Legal
5 4 (3.25%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.25%) Retail
5 4 (3.25%) Electronics
6 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.81%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 42 (34.15%) Analyst
2 20 (16.26%) Test Analyst
3 19 (15.45%) Developer
4 18 (14.63%) Tester
5 13 (10.57%) Architect
6 8 (6.50%) Data Analyst
6 8 (6.50%) Insight Analyst
6 8 (6.50%) Data Insight Analyst
7 7 (5.69%) Software Tester
7 7 (5.69%) Software Engineer
7 7 (5.69%) Software Developer
7 7 (5.69%) Network Architect
7 7 (5.69%) QA Analyst
8 6 (4.88%) Senior Tester
9 5 (4.07%) Team Leader
9 5 (4.07%) Automation Test Analyst
9 5 (4.07%) Automation Analyst
10 4 (3.25%) QA Leader
10 4 (3.25%) Mainframe Developer
10 4 (3.25%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (23.58%) .NET
2 11 (8.94%) HTML
3 7 (5.69%) WCF
4 6 (4.88%) .NET Framework
5 5 (4.07%) WPF
5 5 (4.07%) ASP.NET
6 4 (3.25%) CSS
6 4 (3.25%) LINQ
6 4 (3.25%) jQuery
6 4 (3.25%) WinForms
6 4 (3.25%) HTML5
6 4 (3.25%) Mono for Android
7 3 (2.44%) Velocity
7 3 (2.44%) XML
8 2 (1.63%) Web Services
8 2 (1.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (1.63%) Entity Framework
8 2 (1.63%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.81%) JiBX
9 1 (0.81%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.01%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.76%) Mobile App
3 10 (8.13%) Mathematics
4 8 (6.50%) Visualisation
5 7 (5.69%) Computer Science
5 7 (5.69%) Management Information System
6 6 (4.88%) Statistics
6 6 (4.88%) User Experience
7 4 (3.25%) VSAM
7 4 (3.25%) DTV
7 4 (3.25%) Mainframe
7 4 (3.25%) Open Source
8 3 (2.44%) Learning Management System
8 3 (2.44%) E-Learning
9 2 (1.63%) Clustering
9 2 (1.63%) Smart Meter
9 2 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.81%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.81%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.81%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.13%) Windows
2 5 (4.07%) Android
3 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.81%) Linux
3 1 (0.81%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (40.65%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (19.51%) Scrum
3 20 (16.26%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (15.45%) Project Management
5 18 (14.63%) Automated Testing
6 16 (13.01%) TDD
7 15 (12.20%) Software Engineering
7 15 (12.20%) Analytics
8 13 (10.57%) Manual Testing
8 13 (10.57%) V-Model
8 13 (10.57%) Unit Testing
9 12 (9.76%) Test Automation
9 12 (9.76%) Waterfall
10 11 (8.94%) Software Testing
11 10 (8.13%) Workflow
11 10 (8.13%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (7.32%) Line Management
12 9 (7.32%) ITIL
12 9 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (6.50%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (27.64%) SQL
2 28 (22.76%) C#
3 22 (17.89%) Java
4 10 (8.13%) T-SQL
5 8 (6.50%) Python
5 8 (6.50%) R
6 7 (5.69%) C++
7 6 (4.88%) JavaScript
7 6 (4.88%) VBA
8 4 (3.25%) COBOL
9 2 (1.63%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.81%) C
10 1 (0.81%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 30 (24.39%) Degree
2 25 (20.33%) ISEB
3 14 (11.38%) ISTQB
4 6 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (3.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (3.25%) PMP
5 4 (3.25%) PMI Certification
6 3 (2.44%) MBA
6 3 (2.44%) MCITP
6 3 (2.44%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 3 (2.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (2.44%) MCSE
6 3 (2.44%) CCIE
6 3 (2.44%) CCNP
6 3 (2.44%) CCNA
7 1 (0.81%) ISEB Practitioner
System Software
1 3 (2.44%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (11.38%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.13%) Cisco
3 7 (5.69%) Juniper
3 7 (5.69%) Blue Coat
3 7 (5.69%) F5
4 6 (4.88%) Oracle
5 5 (4.07%) SAP
5 5 (4.07%) New Relic
6 4 (3.25%) Citrix
7 3 (2.44%) Avaya
7 3 (2.44%) Tableau
7 3 (2.44%) VMware
8 2 (1.63%) HP
8 2 (1.63%) IBM
9 1 (0.81%) Google
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: £competitive + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26274.00 - £30434.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottinghamshire
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: Upto £110k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: £Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Nottingham
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £38000.0000 - £46000.0000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Nottingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago