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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 39 63 59
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -4
Permanent jobs citing QA 67 44 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 5.41% 3.88% 3.88%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 45.89% 39.64% 38.89%
Number of salaries quoted 54 33 37
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,200 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,588 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.41% -2.36%
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
146 111 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 11.79% 9.80% 9.97%
Number of salaries quoted 87 84 93
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,450 £19,250 £27,756
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £57,500
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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +17 65 £40,000 +14.28% 10
Worksop - 1 £22,500 -
QA
East Midlands

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 44 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (30.39%) Degree
3 29 (28.43%) Selenium
4 26 (25.49%) .NET
5 25 (24.51%) C#
6 24 (23.53%) SQL
6 24 (23.53%) ISEB
6 24 (23.53%) Scrum
7 18 (17.65%) Project Management
7 18 (17.65%) Finance
8 15 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (14.71%) Java
8 15 (14.71%) ISTQB
8 15 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (13.73%) Marketing
9 14 (13.73%) Software Engineering
10 13 (12.75%) TDD
10 13 (12.75%) V-Model
10 13 (12.75%) Ranorex
11 12 (11.76%) Analytics
11 12 (11.76%) Automated Testing
11 12 (11.76%) Software Testing
11 12 (11.76%) SQL Server
11 12 (11.76%) Windows
11 12 (11.76%) Cisco
11 12 (11.76%) QuickTest Pro
12 11 (10.78%) Telecoms
12 11 (10.78%) Manual Testing
13 10 (9.80%) TestComplete
13 10 (9.80%) Mathematics

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (5.88%) SAS
2 1 (0.98%) CICS
2 1 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (0.98%) IIS
2 1 (0.98%) JBoss
2 1 (0.98%) Apache
2 1 (0.98%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.98%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.94%) MS Office
2 2 (1.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (2.94%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.96%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.98%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.98%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.98%) Oracle TCA
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.90%) VoIP
1 5 (4.90%) WAN
1 5 (4.90%) DHCP
1 5 (4.90%) TCP/IP
1 5 (4.90%) RTP
1 5 (4.90%) H.323
1 5 (4.90%) VLAN
1 5 (4.90%) Wireshark
2 4 (3.92%) NetScaler
2 4 (3.92%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (2.94%) Internet
4 1 (0.98%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.84%) Data Mining
2 8 (7.84%) Big Data
3 3 (2.94%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (2.94%) Hadoop
3 3 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.96%) DB2
5 1 (0.98%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (0.98%) DataStage
5 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.98%) Pentaho
5 1 (0.98%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 29 (28.43%) Selenium
2 13 (12.75%) Ranorex
3 12 (11.76%) QuickTest Pro
4 10 (9.80%) TestComplete
5 7 (6.86%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (5.88%) NUnit
7 5 (4.90%) FogBugz
8 4 (3.92%) CruiseControl
8 4 (3.92%) Subversion
8 4 (3.92%) FitNesse
8 4 (3.92%) NeoLoad
9 2 (1.96%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.98%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.98%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.98%) Appium
10 1 (0.98%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.98%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.98%) Oracle APEX
General
1 18 (17.65%) Finance
2 14 (13.73%) Marketing
3 11 (10.78%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.92%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.92%) Electronics
5 1 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.98%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (34.31%) Analyst
2 21 (20.59%) Tester
3 19 (18.63%) Test Analyst
4 12 (11.76%) Developer
5 11 (10.78%) Architect
5 11 (10.78%) Software Tester
6 8 (7.84%) Data Analyst
6 8 (7.84%) Insight Analyst
7 7 (6.86%) Software Developer
7 7 (6.86%) Software Engineer
7 7 (6.86%) Network Architect
8 5 (4.90%) Senior Tester
9 4 (3.92%) C# Developer
9 4 (3.92%) Junior
9 4 (3.92%) Project Manager
9 4 (3.92%) QA Tester
9 4 (3.92%) QA Engineer
9 4 (3.92%) Team Leader
10 3 (2.94%) QA Analyst
10 3 (2.94%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (25.49%) .NET
2 9 (8.82%) HTML
3 7 (6.86%) WCF
4 6 (5.88%) .NET Framework
5 5 (4.90%) ASP.NET
6 4 (3.92%) CSS
6 4 (3.92%) HTML5
6 4 (3.92%) LINQ
6 4 (3.92%) Mono for Android
7 3 (2.94%) jQuery
7 3 (2.94%) WPF
7 3 (2.94%) Velocity
8 2 (1.96%) WinForms
8 2 (1.96%) Web Services
8 2 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (1.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (1.96%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (0.98%) REST
9 1 (0.98%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.98%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.80%) Mobile App
2 10 (9.80%) Mathematics
3 8 (7.84%) Visualisation
4 6 (5.88%) User Experience
4 6 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.88%) Statistics
4 6 (5.88%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.90%) Open Source
6 4 (3.92%) DTV
7 2 (1.96%) Clustering
7 2 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.96%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.98%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.98%) VSAM
8 1 (0.98%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.98%) PMI
8 1 (0.98%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.76%) Windows
2 5 (4.90%) Android
3 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.98%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (23.53%) Scrum
3 18 (17.65%) Project Management
4 15 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (13.73%) Software Engineering
6 13 (12.75%) TDD
6 13 (12.75%) V-Model
7 12 (11.76%) Analytics
7 12 (11.76%) Software Testing
7 12 (11.76%) Automated Testing
8 11 (10.78%) Manual Testing
9 9 (8.82%) Test Automation
9 9 (8.82%) Unit Testing
9 9 (8.82%) Line Management
9 9 (8.82%) Workflow
9 9 (8.82%) ITIL
10 8 (7.84%) MVC
10 8 (7.84%) Workflow Management
10 8 (7.84%) Marketing Analytics
10 8 (7.84%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 25 (24.51%) C#
2 24 (23.53%) SQL
3 15 (14.71%) Java
4 8 (7.84%) Python
4 8 (7.84%) R
5 7 (6.86%) C++
6 6 (5.88%) T-SQL
6 6 (5.88%) VBA
7 5 (4.90%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.98%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.98%) COBOL
8 1 (0.98%) C
8 1 (0.98%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 31 (30.39%) Degree
2 24 (23.53%) ISEB
3 15 (14.71%) ISTQB
4 8 (7.84%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (4.90%) MCSE
6 5 (4.90%) CCNA
6 5 (4.90%) MCITP
7 4 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (3.92%) PMP
7 4 (3.92%) PMI Certification
8 3 (2.94%) MBA
8 3 (2.94%) CCIE
8 3 (2.94%) CCNP
8 3 (2.94%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 3 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 5 (4.90%) Active Directory
1 5 (4.90%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (11.76%) Cisco
2 10 (9.80%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.86%) Juniper
3 7 (6.86%) Blue Coat
3 7 (6.86%) F5
4 5 (4.90%) VMware
4 5 (4.90%) Avaya
4 5 (4.90%) Oracle
4 5 (4.90%) SAP
5 4 (3.92%) Citrix
5 4 (3.92%) New Relic
6 3 (2.94%) Tableau
7 1 (0.98%) Google
7 1 (0.98%) HP
7 1 (0.98%) IBM
Nottinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Nottingham
Ascent People
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Nottingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Gala Leisure (Gala Bingo)
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 10% bonus, pension, health, etc.
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Xpertise Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Candidate Source
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + car + bonus + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £42000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago