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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Tester
Rank 97 107 79
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Tester 5 7 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.43% 0.51% 2.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.52% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 23
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Software Tester
East Midlands

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
1132 1343 1143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 97.42% 97.32% 98.11%
Number of salaries quoted 957 1058 903
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Mansfield - 5 £35,000 -
Software Tester
East Midlands

Software Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, 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 7 (87.50%) SQL
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) QA
2 6 (75.00%) Selenium
2 6 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Automation Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Issue Tracking
3 5 (62.50%) Protractor
3 5 (62.50%) JIRA
3 5 (62.50%) Automated Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) ISEB
4 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
5 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) HP UFT
5 1 (12.50%) NHS
5 1 (12.50%) VBScript
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) HP

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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Selenium
2 5 (62.50%) JIRA
2 5 (62.50%) Protractor
3 1 (12.50%) HP UFT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
1 1 (12.50%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Automation Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Software Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Automated Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Issue Tracking
3 5 (62.50%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) HP
Nottingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago