The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Nottinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 69 57 50
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -7
Permanent jobs citing QA 36 43 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 2.92% 3.96% 3.97%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 34.29% 34.96% 43.86%
Number of salaries quoted 29 36 46
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £29,250 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £40,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.33%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
105 123 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 8.53% 11.33% 9.05%
Number of salaries quoted 81 105 93
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £27,756 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
QA
East Midlands

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -9 33 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Mansfield - 1 £17,000 -
QA
East Midlands

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 38 (39.18%) HTML
2 32 (32.99%) CSS
3 31 (31.96%) JavaScript
3 31 (31.96%) .NET
4 30 (30.93%) Selenium
5 29 (29.90%) C#
6 28 (28.87%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (27.84%) SQL
8 22 (22.68%) Degree
9 20 (20.62%) Computer Science
9 20 (20.62%) MS Excel
9 20 (20.62%) Microsoft
10 19 (19.59%) Windows
11 17 (17.53%) XML
11 17 (17.53%) NHS
11 17 (17.53%) Git (software)
11 17 (17.53%) Mocha
11 17 (17.53%) Jasmine
12 16 (16.49%) Software Engineering
12 16 (16.49%) SQL Server
13 15 (15.46%) Test Scripting
14 14 (14.43%) Android
14 14 (14.43%) Multivariate Testing
14 14 (14.43%) Windows Phone
14 14 (14.43%) Apple iOS
14 14 (14.43%) Web Services
15 13 (13.40%) WCF
16 12 (12.37%) .NET Framework
16 12 (12.37%) Automated Testing
16 12 (12.37%) HTML5

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 4 (4.12%) Umbraco
1 4 (4.12%) WordPress
2 3 (3.09%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.09%) Moodle
3 2 (2.06%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 20 (20.62%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.19%) MS Office
3 1 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.22%) Internet
2 3 (3.09%) Extranet
2 3 (3.09%) Intranet
3 1 (1.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.49%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.12%) MySQL
3 3 (3.09%) DB2
3 3 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 30 (30.93%) Selenium
2 17 (17.53%) Git (software)
2 17 (17.53%) Mocha
2 17 (17.53%) Jasmine
3 8 (8.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (8.25%) Xcode
4 7 (7.22%) WebDriver
5 6 (6.19%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (3.09%) TestComplete
7 2 (2.06%) Maven
7 2 (2.06%) FitNesse
7 2 (2.06%) Bugzilla
7 2 (2.06%) NUnit
7 2 (2.06%) CruiseControl
7 2 (2.06%) Subversion
7 2 (2.06%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.06%) Ant
7 2 (2.06%) JUnit
8 1 (1.03%) LoadRunner
8 1 (1.03%) SpecFlow
General
1 10 (10.31%) Finance
2 6 (6.19%) Marketing
3 3 (3.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 29 (29.90%) Developer
2 28 (28.87%) Analyst
3 17 (17.53%) JavaScript Developer
4 15 (15.46%) Test Analyst
5 14 (14.43%) QA Analyst
6 12 (12.37%) Team Leader
7 10 (10.31%) Development Team Leader
7 10 (10.31%) Tester
8 9 (9.28%) Test Engineer
9 7 (7.22%) Software Engineer
9 7 (7.22%) Software Test Engineer
10 6 (6.19%) Software Tester
10 6 (6.19%) Java Developer
10 6 (6.19%) Development Manager
11 5 (5.15%) Junior
11 5 (5.15%) QA Tester
12 4 (4.12%) Senior Software Test Engineer
12 4 (4.12%) Senior Analyst
12 4 (4.12%) Senior Software Engineer
12 4 (4.12%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (39.18%) HTML
2 32 (32.99%) CSS
3 31 (31.96%) .NET
4 17 (17.53%) XML
5 14 (14.43%) Web Services
6 13 (13.40%) WCF
7 12 (12.37%) .NET Framework
7 12 (12.37%) HTML5
8 8 (8.25%) Cocoa Touch
8 8 (8.25%) Cocoa
9 7 (7.22%) SOAP
9 7 (7.22%) jQuery
10 6 (6.19%) CSS3
10 6 (6.19%) JDBC
10 6 (6.19%) JSP
10 6 (6.19%) J2EE
11 5 (5.15%) JSF
12 4 (4.12%) XHTML
13 3 (3.09%) Servlets
13 3 (3.09%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.62%) Computer Science
2 17 (17.53%) NHS
3 11 (11.34%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.15%) N-Tier
4 5 (5.15%) SystemC
5 3 (3.09%) Replication
5 3 (3.09%) iPad
5 3 (3.09%) Credit Risk
5 3 (3.09%) Statistics
6 2 (2.06%) Open Source
7 1 (1.03%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.03%) E-Learning
7 1 (1.03%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.03%) Health Informatics
7 1 (1.03%) Informatics
7 1 (1.03%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 19 (19.59%) Windows
2 14 (14.43%) Android
2 14 (14.43%) Windows Phone
2 14 (14.43%) Apple iOS
3 8 (8.25%) Windows 8
4 3 (3.09%) UNIX
4 3 (3.09%) Linux
5 1 (1.03%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (28.87%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (16.49%) Software Engineering
3 15 (15.46%) Test Scripting
4 14 (14.43%) Multivariate Testing
5 12 (12.37%) Automated Testing
5 12 (12.37%) Scrum
6 11 (11.34%) Product Management
7 9 (9.28%) OO
7 9 (9.28%) MVC
7 9 (9.28%) Unit Testing
7 9 (9.28%) Software Testing
8 8 (8.25%) Matrix Management
8 8 (8.25%) OOP
8 8 (8.25%) Automation Testing
8 8 (8.25%) iOS Development
9 7 (7.22%) Regression Testing
9 7 (7.22%) TDD
9 7 (7.22%) Manual Testing
10 6 (6.19%) Test Automation
10 6 (6.19%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (31.96%) JavaScript
2 29 (29.90%) C#
3 27 (27.84%) SQL
4 12 (12.37%) Java
5 10 (10.31%) C++
6 8 (8.25%) XAML
6 8 (8.25%) Objective-C
6 8 (8.25%) VB
6 8 (8.25%) C
7 2 (2.06%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.03%) XPath
Qualifications
1 22 (22.68%) Degree
2 8 (8.25%) ISEB
3 2 (2.06%) OCPJP
4 1 (1.03%) PMP
4 1 (1.03%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.03%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.09%) WAI
1 3 (3.09%) HL7
2 1 (1.03%) SLA
2 1 (1.03%) P3O
Systems Management
1 4 (4.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (20.62%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.15%) McKesson
3 3 (3.09%) Oracle
3 3 (3.09%) JBoss
4 2 (2.06%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.03%) HP
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottinghamshire
PrimarySite
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum (doe) + 28 days holiday + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago