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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 28 78 46
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -32
Permanent jobs citing QA 81 23 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 6.45% 1.96% 4.81%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 60.45% 26.74% 43.33%
Number of salaries quoted 72 17 48
Average salary £42,500 £34,200 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.26% +5.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £17,000 £30,350
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £52,600 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +4.57%
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
134 86 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 10.68% 7.33% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 96 65 109
Average salary £40,000 £34,200 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.95% -2.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,598 £12,500 £28,350
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £56,600
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +40 81 £42,500 +21.42% 13
QA
East Midlands

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (38.17%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (36.64%) Finance
3 40 (30.53%) SQL
4 34 (25.95%) Selenium
5 31 (23.66%) Degree
5 31 (23.66%) .NET
5 31 (23.66%) C#
6 27 (20.61%) Java
7 24 (18.32%) ISEB
8 21 (16.03%) Project Management
8 21 (16.03%) Scrum
8 21 (16.03%) Business Intelligence
8 21 (16.03%) Automated Testing
9 19 (14.50%) TDD
10 18 (13.74%) Marketing
11 17 (12.98%) Microsoft
12 16 (12.21%) SQL Server
12 16 (12.21%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (11.45%) Ranorex
13 15 (11.45%) Unit Testing
14 14 (10.69%) Manual Testing
14 14 (10.69%) ISTQB
14 14 (10.69%) QuickTest Pro
14 14 (10.69%) Waterfall
15 13 (9.92%) Analytics
15 13 (9.92%) Legal
15 13 (9.92%) TestComplete
15 13 (9.92%) Software Engineering
16 12 (9.16%) V-Model
16 12 (9.16%) HTML

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 5 (3.82%) CICS
1 5 (3.82%) SAS
2 3 (2.29%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (1.53%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.76%) CMS
4 1 (0.76%) IIS
4 1 (0.76%) JBoss
4 1 (0.76%) Apache
4 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.76%) Apache Qpid
Applications
1 4 (3.05%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (4.58%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (3.82%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (3.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (3.05%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (2.29%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (2.29%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (2.29%) Oracle TCA
4 3 (2.29%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (2.29%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (1.53%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (1.53%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.58%) SaaS
2 1 (0.76%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.05%) NetScaler
1 4 (3.05%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (2.29%) Internet
3 1 (0.76%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.76%) VLAN
3 1 (0.76%) Extranet
3 1 (0.76%) RTP
3 1 (0.76%) H.323
3 1 (0.76%) VoIP
3 1 (0.76%) WAN
3 1 (0.76%) DHCP
3 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.21%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.34%) Data Mining
2 7 (5.34%) Big Data
3 6 (4.58%) DB2
4 5 (3.82%) DataStage
4 5 (3.82%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (3.82%) Pentaho
5 4 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.29%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (2.29%) Oracle Discoverer
6 3 (2.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.53%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.53%) OLAP Cube
7 2 (1.53%) OLAP
7 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 34 (25.95%) Selenium
2 15 (11.45%) Ranorex
3 14 (10.69%) QuickTest Pro
4 13 (9.92%) TestComplete
5 10 (7.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (4.58%) NUnit
7 5 (3.82%) LoadRunner
7 5 (3.82%) NeoLoad
8 4 (3.05%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (3.05%) Bugzilla
8 4 (3.05%) TeamCity
8 4 (3.05%) Subversion
8 4 (3.05%) CruiseControl
9 3 (2.29%) FitNesse
9 3 (2.29%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (2.29%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (2.29%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.76%) SilkTest
10 1 (0.76%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.76%) JIRA
General
1 48 (36.64%) Finance
2 18 (13.74%) Marketing
3 13 (9.92%) Legal
4 8 (6.11%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.82%) Retail
6 4 (3.05%) Electronics
6 4 (3.05%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.53%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 44 (33.59%) Analyst
2 22 (16.79%) Developer
3 19 (14.50%) Test Analyst
4 13 (9.92%) Tester
5 12 (9.16%) Architect
6 7 (5.34%) Network Architect
6 7 (5.34%) Instructional Designer
6 7 (5.34%) QA Analyst
6 7 (5.34%) Team Leader
6 7 (5.34%) Data Analyst
6 7 (5.34%) Software Developer
6 7 (5.34%) Data Insight Analyst
6 7 (5.34%) Designer
6 7 (5.34%) Insight Analyst
7 6 (4.58%) Software Engineer
8 5 (3.82%) Senior Tester
8 5 (3.82%) Mainframe Developer
8 5 (3.82%) Automation Test Analyst
8 5 (3.82%) Project Manager
8 5 (3.82%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (23.66%) .NET
2 12 (9.16%) HTML
3 8 (6.11%) .NET Framework
4 7 (5.34%) WCF
4 7 (5.34%) WPF
4 7 (5.34%) WinForms
5 5 (3.82%) jQuery
5 5 (3.82%) XML
5 5 (3.82%) CSS
6 4 (3.05%) Mono for Android
6 4 (3.05%) HTML5
6 4 (3.05%) ASP.NET
6 4 (3.05%) LINQ
7 3 (2.29%) Velocity
8 2 (1.53%) Entity Framework
8 2 (1.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (1.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (1.53%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (0.76%) Ajax
9 1 (0.76%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.21%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.16%) Mobile App
3 9 (6.87%) Management Information System
4 8 (6.11%) Mathematics
4 8 (6.11%) Computer Science
5 7 (5.34%) E-Learning
5 7 (5.34%) Learning Management System
5 7 (5.34%) Visualisation
6 6 (4.58%) User Experience
7 5 (3.82%) VSAM
7 5 (3.82%) Statistics
7 5 (3.82%) Mainframe
8 4 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (3.05%) DTV
9 2 (1.53%) Open Source
9 2 (1.53%) Credit Risk
9 2 (1.53%) Clustering
10 1 (0.76%) Blog
10 1 (0.76%) Replication
10 1 (0.76%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.87%) Windows
2 4 (3.05%) Android
3 3 (2.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (38.17%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (16.03%) Project Management
2 21 (16.03%) Scrum
2 21 (16.03%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (16.03%) Automated Testing
3 19 (14.50%) TDD
4 15 (11.45%) Unit Testing
5 14 (10.69%) Manual Testing
5 14 (10.69%) Waterfall
6 13 (9.92%) Analytics
6 13 (9.92%) Software Engineering
7 12 (9.16%) V-Model
7 12 (9.16%) Test Automation
8 11 (8.40%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (7.63%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (7.63%) Software Testing
9 10 (7.63%) Workflow
9 10 (7.63%) Change Management
9 10 (7.63%) Risk Management
10 9 (6.87%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (30.53%) SQL
2 31 (23.66%) C#
3 27 (20.61%) Java
4 12 (9.16%) T-SQL
5 8 (6.11%) Python
6 7 (5.34%) C++
6 7 (5.34%) R
7 6 (4.58%) JavaScript
8 5 (3.82%) COBOL
8 5 (3.82%) VBA
9 3 (2.29%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 31 (23.66%) Degree
2 24 (18.32%) ISEB
3 14 (10.69%) ISTQB
4 7 (5.34%) PMP
5 5 (3.82%) PMI Certification
5 5 (3.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (3.05%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (3.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (2.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 3 (2.29%) MBA
7 3 (2.29%) CCIE
7 3 (2.29%) CCNP
8 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.76%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.76%) MCITP
9 1 (0.76%) MCSE
9 1 (0.76%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.53%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (12.98%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.11%) Cisco
3 7 (5.34%) Blue Coat
3 7 (5.34%) Juniper
3 7 (5.34%) Oracle
3 7 (5.34%) F5
4 5 (3.82%) New Relic
5 4 (3.05%) Citrix
5 4 (3.05%) SAP
6 3 (2.29%) Tableau
7 2 (1.53%) IBM
8 1 (0.76%) Google
8 1 (0.76%) VMware
8 1 (0.76%) Avaya
8 1 (0.76%) Pegasus
8 1 (0.76%) HP
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Posted: 3 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus, pension, health, etc.
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
ERSG
Salary: benefits and bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Health, 28 days
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Candidate Source
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: £35000 - £39999 per annum + Bonus scheme, Pension
Posted: 14 days ago
Nottingham
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Retford
Experian
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension, bonus
Posted: 20 days ago