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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 21 39 29
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -10
Permanent jobs citing QA 138 60 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 9.93% 5.30% 7.17%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 56.33% 57.69% 52.41%
Number of salaries quoted 108 48 59
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,650 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,950 £40,000 £58,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
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
245 104 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 17.63% 9.19% 13.69%
Number of salaries quoted 185 75 106
Average salary £39,250 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.14% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 3 September 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 3 September 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
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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 +21 134 £37,500 +7.14% 12
Worksop - 2 £22,500 -
QA
East Midlands

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 132 (56.17%) Finance
2 110 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (30.21%) Java
4 64 (27.23%) C#
5 61 (25.96%) SDLC
6 57 (24.26%) Software Testing
7 50 (21.28%) SQL
8 48 (20.43%) Microsoft
9 45 (19.15%) Degree
10 40 (17.02%) ISEB
11 37 (15.74%) Selenium
11 37 (15.74%) Test Automation
12 36 (15.32%) Automated Testing
13 35 (14.89%) ISTQB
14 34 (14.47%) Test Scripting
14 34 (14.47%) TDD
14 34 (14.47%) Legal
15 33 (14.04%) Marketing
16 30 (12.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 29 (12.34%) JIRA
18 28 (11.91%) Ranorex
18 28 (11.91%) Business Intelligence
19 26 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
20 25 (10.64%) MS Excel
20 25 (10.64%) User Acceptance Testing
21 24 (10.21%) .NET
22 23 (9.79%) Windows
22 23 (9.79%) Project Management
22 23 (9.79%) Manual Testing
23 22 (9.36%) SQL Server

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 9 (3.83%) CICS
2 8 (3.40%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (1.70%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.28%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.85%) IIS
5 2 (0.85%) JBoss
5 2 (0.85%) Apache
5 2 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.43%) CMS
6 1 (0.43%) Confluence
6 1 (0.43%) Apache Qpid
6 1 (0.43%) Node.js
Applications
1 25 (10.64%) MS Excel
2 22 (9.36%) MS Office
3 5 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (1.28%) MS Project
4 3 (1.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (6.38%) Oracle Applications
2 14 (5.96%) Oracle EBS
3 13 (5.53%) Oracle EBS R12
4 12 (5.11%) Oracle Payables
4 12 (5.11%) Oracle Receivables
4 12 (5.11%) Oracle Financials
4 12 (5.11%) Oracle General Ledger
5 8 (3.40%) Oracle TCA
6 7 (2.98%) Oracle 11i
6 7 (2.98%) Oracle Assets
7 5 (2.13%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.85%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.70%) SaaS
2 2 (0.85%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.85%) Office 365
3 1 (0.43%) IaaS
3 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.55%) Internet
2 2 (0.85%) NetScaler
2 2 (0.85%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (9.36%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.11%) DB2
3 10 (4.26%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (3.83%) DataStage
4 9 (3.83%) Pentaho
5 8 (3.40%) Oracle Discoverer
5 8 (3.40%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 5 (2.13%) Data Mining
7 3 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.28%) OLAP
7 3 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.28%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.28%) OLAP Cube
7 3 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.85%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.43%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 37 (15.74%) Selenium
2 29 (12.34%) JIRA
3 28 (11.91%) Ranorex
4 18 (7.66%) HP UFT
5 16 (6.81%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (6.38%) LoadRunner
7 9 (3.83%) Visual Studio
8 8 (3.40%) Oracle Forms
8 8 (3.40%) Bugzilla
8 8 (3.40%) Oracle APEX
9 7 (2.98%) TestComplete
9 7 (2.98%) WebDriver
9 7 (2.98%) SilkTest
10 5 (2.13%) Git (software)
10 5 (2.13%) SpecFlow
10 5 (2.13%) Jenkins
11 4 (1.70%) Octopus Deploy
11 4 (1.70%) TeamCity
11 4 (1.70%) JUnit
11 4 (1.70%) Maven
General
1 132 (56.17%) Finance
2 34 (14.47%) Legal
3 33 (14.04%) Marketing
4 9 (3.83%) Back Office
4 9 (3.83%) Retail
5 7 (2.98%) Publishing
6 5 (2.13%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.70%) Polish Language
7 4 (1.70%) Spanish Language
7 4 (1.70%) Swedish Language
7 4 (1.70%) Games
7 4 (1.70%) Banking
7 4 (1.70%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.85%) Electronics
8 2 (0.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 75 (31.91%) Analyst
2 57 (24.26%) Developer
3 35 (14.89%) Test Analyst
4 30 (12.77%) Tester
5 22 (9.36%) QA Analyst
6 17 (7.23%) Architect
7 15 (6.38%) Team Leader
8 13 (5.53%) Business Analyst
8 13 (5.53%) Senior Analyst
8 13 (5.53%) Designer
9 12 (5.11%) Instructional Designer
10 11 (4.68%) QA Leader
11 10 (4.26%) Automation Tester
11 10 (4.26%) Automation Analyst
11 10 (4.26%) Automation Test Analyst
11 10 (4.26%) Java Developer
12 9 (3.83%) Mainframe Developer
13 7 (2.98%) Quality Analyst
13 7 (2.98%) Oracle Applications Developer
13 7 (2.98%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (10.21%) .NET
2 19 (8.09%) HTML
3 15 (6.38%) XML
4 10 (4.26%) CSS
5 7 (2.98%) WinForms
5 7 (2.98%) WPF
5 7 (2.98%) HTML5
6 6 (2.55%) AngularJS
6 6 (2.55%) jQuery
7 5 (2.13%) ASP.NET
8 4 (1.70%) .NET Framework
8 4 (1.70%) Web Services
8 4 (1.70%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (1.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (1.28%) Spring
9 3 (1.28%) J2EE
9 3 (1.28%) SOAP
10 2 (0.85%) WCF
10 2 (0.85%) Velocity
10 2 (0.85%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (8.94%) E-Learning
3 20 (8.51%) Learning Management System
4 17 (7.23%) Computer Science
5 14 (5.96%) Management Information System
5 14 (5.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 12 (5.11%) User Experience
7 11 (4.68%) Credit Risk
8 10 (4.26%) Mainframe
8 10 (4.26%) SCORM
9 9 (3.83%) VSAM
9 9 (3.83%) Mobile App
10 5 (2.13%) Replication
11 4 (1.70%) Social Media
11 4 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (1.28%) Data Centre
12 3 (1.28%) IBM Mainframe
13 2 (0.85%) DTV
14 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
14 1 (0.43%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 23 (9.79%) Windows
2 5 (2.13%) Windows XP
2 5 (2.13%) Windows Vista
3 4 (1.70%) Android
3 4 (1.70%) UNIX
3 4 (1.70%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.70%) Windows Phone
4 3 (1.28%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.85%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (25.96%) SDLC
3 57 (24.26%) Software Testing
4 37 (15.74%) Test Automation
5 36 (15.32%) Automated Testing
6 34 (14.47%) Test Scripting
6 34 (14.47%) TDD
7 28 (11.91%) Business Intelligence
8 25 (10.64%) User Acceptance Testing
9 23 (9.79%) Manual Testing
9 23 (9.79%) Project Management
10 21 (8.94%) Validation
10 21 (8.94%) Automation Testing
11 20 (8.51%) Electronic Trading
12 18 (7.66%) Scrum
12 18 (7.66%) Waterfall
13 16 (6.81%) Regression Testing
14 15 (6.38%) Performance Management
14 15 (6.38%) Analytics
15 14 (5.96%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 71 (30.21%) Java
2 64 (27.23%) C#
3 50 (21.28%) SQL
4 11 (4.68%) JavaScript
5 9 (3.83%) COBOL
5 9 (3.83%) PL/SQL
6 8 (3.40%) C++
6 8 (3.40%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.85%) PHP
8 1 (0.43%) VB
8 1 (0.43%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.43%) Python
8 1 (0.43%) Ruby
8 1 (0.43%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 45 (19.15%) Degree
2 40 (17.02%) ISEB
3 35 (14.89%) ISTQB
4 30 (12.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (3.40%) PMP
6 6 (2.55%) PMI Certification
7 4 (1.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.85%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 2 (0.85%) MBA
8 2 (0.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.43%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.85%) PMBOK
Systems Management
1 2 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 48 (20.43%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.66%) Oracle
3 5 (2.13%) Pegasus
4 4 (1.70%) Apple
4 4 (1.70%) IBM
5 3 (1.28%) Google
5 3 (1.28%) New Relic
6 2 (0.85%) F5
6 2 (0.85%) Tableau
6 2 (0.85%) Blue Coat
6 2 (0.85%) Citrix
6 2 (0.85%) Juniper
6 2 (0.85%) SAP
6 2 (0.85%) Cisco
7 1 (0.43%) HP
7 1 (0.43%) Perforce
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
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Posted: 8 days ago
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Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: £28,695 - 37,394 per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago