The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing 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
Software Testing
Rank 86 88 85
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 10 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.80% 1.11% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 1.39% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 9
Average salary £35,000 £43,200 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.98% +39.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £33,640 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £43,200 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Software Testing
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Nottinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1097 936 922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 87.41% 79.80% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 890 686 805
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,454
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Nottinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

Software Testing
Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

Software Testing
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Testing 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
(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 -12 10 £35,000 -18.98% 3
Software Testing
East Midlands

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire region citing Software Testing 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 Software Testing.

1 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) C#
3 10 (41.67%) ISEB
3 10 (41.67%) ISTQB
3 10 (41.67%) QA
4 9 (37.50%) Selenium
4 9 (37.50%) Manual Testing
5 8 (33.33%) Java
5 8 (33.33%) SQL
6 7 (29.17%) Degree
7 6 (25.00%) Test Scripting
7 6 (25.00%) Automation Testing
7 6 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (25.00%) Scrum
8 5 (20.83%) .NET
8 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
9 4 (16.67%) V-Model
9 4 (16.67%) WebDriver
9 4 (16.67%) SpecFlow
9 4 (16.67%) Windows
10 3 (12.50%) OO
10 3 (12.50%) B2B
10 3 (12.50%) B2C
10 3 (12.50%) Project Management
10 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
10 3 (12.50%) Cucumber
10 3 (12.50%) BDD
10 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
11 2 (8.33%) Computer Science

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire region citing Software Testing 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 Software Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.17%) VoIP
2 1 (4.17%) WAN
2 1 (4.17%) DHCP
2 1 (4.17%) HTTP
2 1 (4.17%) Extranet
2 1 (4.17%) RTP
2 1 (4.17%) VLAN
2 1 (4.17%) H.323
2 1 (4.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) DB2
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Selenium
2 4 (16.67%) WebDriver
2 4 (16.67%) SpecFlow
3 3 (12.50%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.17%) JUnit
4 1 (4.17%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (4.17%) LoadRunner
4 1 (4.17%) NUnit
4 1 (4.17%) SilkTest
4 1 (4.17%) FogBugz
4 1 (4.17%) Ranorex
4 1 (4.17%) NeoLoad
4 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.17%) FitNesse
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
1 2 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Games
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Tester
2 8 (33.33%) Analyst
3 7 (29.17%) Test Analyst
4 6 (25.00%) Software Tester
5 5 (20.83%) Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Automated Test Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Agile Test Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Lead Software Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Automation Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Lead Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Test Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Junior
7 2 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Junior Tester
8 1 (4.17%) QA Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Applications Tester
8 1 (4.17%) Software Test Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.17%) XML
3 1 (4.17%) XSD
3 1 (4.17%) HTML5
3 1 (4.17%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.33%) Open Source
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
3 1 (4.17%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Manual Testing
3 6 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 6 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 6 (25.00%) Scrum
4 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
5 4 (16.67%) V-Model
6 3 (12.50%) OO
6 3 (12.50%) B2B
6 3 (12.50%) B2C
6 3 (12.50%) Project Management
6 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 3 (12.50%) BDD
6 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 2 (8.33%) DevOps
7 2 (8.33%) Test Strategy
7 2 (8.33%) Regression Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
7 2 (8.33%) Automated Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) C#
2 8 (33.33%) Java
2 8 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) ISEB
1 10 (41.67%) ISTQB
2 7 (29.17%) Degree
3 6 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (4.17%) MCSE
4 1 (4.17%) CCNA
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.17%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (41.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco
2 1 (4.17%) Avaya
2 1 (4.17%) VMware
2 1 (4.17%) New Relic
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Health, 28 days
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Retford
Experian
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension, bonus
Posted: 22 days ago