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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 33 53 47
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -6
Permanent jobs citing QA 59 48 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 5.61% 4.20% 5.16%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 45.74% 41.03% 52.63%
Number of salaries quoted 33 37 43
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,300 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
129 117 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 12.26% 10.24% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 68 73 78
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,900 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -

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 11 February 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 11 February 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 +8 49 £37,500 +7.14% 7
QA
East Midlands

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 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.

1 105 (61.05%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (45.93%) Finance
3 58 (33.72%) SDLC
4 54 (31.40%) Java
5 46 (26.74%) C#
6 35 (20.35%) Test Scripting
7 33 (19.19%) Degree
8 32 (18.60%) Electronic Trading
9 31 (18.02%) Software Testing
10 29 (16.86%) Test Automation
11 26 (15.12%) Functional Testing
12 24 (13.95%) ISEB
13 21 (12.21%) Project Management
13 21 (12.21%) User Acceptance Testing
13 21 (12.21%) ISTQB
14 20 (11.63%) SQL
14 20 (11.63%) Ranorex
15 18 (10.47%) TDD
16 16 (9.30%) Windows
17 15 (8.72%) Microsoft
17 15 (8.72%) Scrum
17 15 (8.72%) Computer Science
18 14 (8.14%) Marketing
18 14 (8.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 13 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
19 13 (7.56%) Stakeholder Management
19 13 (7.56%) SharePoint
19 13 (7.56%) PRINCE2
19 13 (7.56%) CSS
19 13 (7.56%) JavaScript

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 13 (7.56%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.65%) CICS
3 4 (2.33%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (1.74%) IIS
4 3 (1.74%) Node.js
5 2 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.16%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (6.40%) MS Office
1 11 (6.40%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (4.07%) MS Project
2 7 (4.07%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.33%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.33%) Oracle 11i
1 4 (2.33%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (2.33%) Oracle Assets
1 4 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (2.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (2.33%) Oracle Financials
1 4 (2.33%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (2.33%) Oracle Receivables
1 4 (2.33%) Oracle TCA
2 3 (1.74%) AWD
3 1 (0.58%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.74%) DNS
1 3 (1.74%) SSH
2 2 (1.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.65%) DataStage
1 8 (4.65%) DB2
1 8 (4.65%) Pentaho
1 8 (4.65%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.91%) MySQL
3 4 (2.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 4 (2.33%) Oracle Discoverer
3 4 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (2.33%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (11.63%) Ranorex
2 13 (7.56%) JIRA
3 12 (6.98%) Git (software)
4 9 (5.23%) Jenkins
5 7 (4.07%) HP UFT
5 7 (4.07%) Selenium
6 5 (2.91%) Gradle
6 5 (2.91%) Subversion
6 5 (2.91%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (2.33%) Oracle APEX
7 4 (2.33%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (1.74%) MSI
8 3 (1.74%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (1.74%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.74%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.16%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.58%) EasyMock
10 1 (0.58%) JUnit
10 1 (0.58%) TestDirector
General
1 79 (45.93%) Finance
2 14 (8.14%) Marketing
3 7 (4.07%) Legal
4 5 (2.91%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (2.33%) Back Office
5 4 (2.33%) Games
6 3 (1.74%) Publishing
7 2 (1.16%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.16%) Retail
8 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 58 (33.72%) Developer
2 50 (29.07%) Analyst
3 27 (15.70%) Java Developer
4 25 (14.53%) Test Analyst
5 22 (12.79%) C# Developer
5 22 (12.79%) Developer in Test
6 18 (10.47%) Tester
7 14 (8.14%) Senior Analyst
7 14 (8.14%) Senior Developer
8 13 (7.56%) QA Engineer
9 11 (6.40%) Test Automation Developer
10 10 (5.81%) Lead Developer
11 9 (5.23%) Automation Tester
11 9 (5.23%) Senior C# Developer
11 9 (5.23%) Senior Java Developer
12 8 (4.65%) Test Leader
13 7 (4.07%) Automation Test Analyst
13 7 (4.07%) Business Analyst
13 7 (4.07%) PMO Analyst
13 7 (4.07%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.56%) CSS
2 12 (6.98%) .NET
3 11 (6.40%) HTML
4 7 (4.07%) Web Services
5 5 (2.91%) CSS3
5 5 (2.91%) HTML5
5 5 (2.91%) JSON
6 4 (2.33%) AngularJS
6 4 (2.33%) XML
7 3 (1.74%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.16%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.16%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (1.16%) jQuery
8 2 (1.16%) REST
8 2 (1.16%) SOAP
8 2 (1.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.72%) Computer Science
2 13 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.23%) IBM Mainframe
3 9 (5.23%) Mainframe
4 8 (4.65%) VSAM
5 7 (4.07%) Credit Risk
5 7 (4.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (4.07%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.91%) NHS
7 4 (2.33%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.33%) Social Media
7 4 (2.33%) User Experience
8 3 (1.74%) Life Science
9 2 (1.16%) Statistics
10 1 (0.58%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 16 (9.30%) Windows
2 5 (2.91%) Android
2 5 (2.91%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.33%) Windows Phone
4 3 (1.74%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.58%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.58%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (61.05%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (33.72%) SDLC
3 35 (20.35%) Test Scripting
4 32 (18.60%) Electronic Trading
5 31 (18.02%) Software Testing
6 29 (16.86%) Test Automation
7 26 (15.12%) Functional Testing
8 21 (12.21%) Project Management
8 21 (12.21%) User Acceptance Testing
9 18 (10.47%) TDD
10 15 (8.72%) Scrum
11 13 (7.56%) PRINCE2
11 13 (7.56%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (6.98%) Automation Testing
13 11 (6.40%) Mentoring
14 10 (5.81%) Analytics
14 10 (5.81%) Test Strategy
14 10 (5.81%) Waterfall
15 9 (5.23%) Coaching
15 9 (5.23%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (31.40%) Java
2 46 (26.74%) C#
3 20 (11.63%) SQL
4 13 (7.56%) JavaScript
5 8 (4.65%) COBOL
6 5 (2.91%) PHP
6 5 (2.91%) Python
6 5 (2.91%) VB.NET
7 4 (2.33%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.74%) Groovy
8 3 (1.74%) Perl
8 3 (1.74%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.58%) C++
9 1 (0.58%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 33 (19.19%) Degree
2 24 (13.95%) ISEB
3 21 (12.21%) ISTQB
4 14 (8.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.16%) APMP
5 2 (1.16%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (1.16%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.16%) PMP
6 1 (0.58%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.33%) ISO 9001
1 4 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (2.33%) SEPA
2 2 (1.16%) GAMP
2 2 (1.16%) GMP
3 1 (0.58%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.58%) P3O
Systems Management
1 5 (2.91%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (8.72%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.23%) IBM
3 4 (2.33%) Apple
3 4 (2.33%) Oracle
4 3 (1.74%) SAP
5 2 (1.16%) HP
6 1 (0.58%) Kronos
Nottinghamshire
Experian
Salary: Standard Experian Benefits package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
X4 Group
Salary: £28k - 40k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: standard Experian package
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Capita plc
Salary: £19000.00 - £21000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Mansfield
Capita plc
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: £competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: £competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago