The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Nottinghamshire region that had Software Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Tester
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank 88 90 86
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Tester 3 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.28% 0.29% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.30% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 14
Median salary £36,000 £32,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% +22.64%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Nottinghamshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1023 985 1098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 97.15% 96.76% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 851 725 884
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Software Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Nottinghamshire region that featured Software Tester in the job title.

Software Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Software Tester
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Tester across the Nottinghamshire region.

Software Tester Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

Software Tester
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Tester within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -13 3 £36,000 +10.76% 3
Software Tester
East Midlands

Software Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Software Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Nottinghamshire region featuring Software Tester in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) Selenium
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Automation Testing
2 6 (75.00%) QA
3 5 (62.50%) Scrum
3 5 (62.50%) Automated Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
3 5 (62.50%) JIRA
3 5 (62.50%) Issue Tracking
3 5 (62.50%) Protractor
4 4 (50.00%) ISTQB
4 4 (50.00%) ISEB
5 3 (37.50%) HP UFT
5 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
5 3 (37.50%) Gherkin
5 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
5 3 (37.50%) System Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (37.50%) WebDriver
5 3 (37.50%) Cucumber
5 3 (37.50%) BDD
5 3 (37.50%) SDLC
6 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Software Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Selenium
2 5 (62.50%) JIRA
2 5 (62.50%) Protractor
3 3 (37.50%) Cucumber
3 3 (37.50%) HP UFT
3 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (37.50%) WebDriver
4 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Gherkin
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Automation Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Automated Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Issue Tracking
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
2 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
3 3 (37.50%) BDD
3 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (37.50%) SDLC
3 3 (37.50%) System Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
3 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) ISEB
1 4 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
Nottinghamshire
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edwalton, Nottinghamshire
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham
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Salary: £22000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago