The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Nottinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank 76 73 65
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 20 27 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.82% 2.32% 2.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.27% 3.01% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 17
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £20,250 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £39,440 £33,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
880 898 943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 80.15% 77.21% 77.74%
Number of salaries quoted 669 743 760
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Software Testing
East Midlands

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014. 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 -2 20 £32,500 +3.17% 1
Software Testing
East Midlands

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 14 (43.75%) QA
2 11 (34.38%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (34.38%) CRM
3 9 (28.13%) ISEB
4 8 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 7 (21.88%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (21.88%) Test Management
5 7 (21.88%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
6 6 (18.75%) SQL
6 6 (18.75%) Test Automation
6 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (18.75%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (15.63%) System Testing
7 5 (15.63%) Windows
8 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
8 4 (12.50%) C#
8 4 (12.50%) C++
8 4 (12.50%) Java
8 4 (12.50%) Perl
8 4 (12.50%) Test Scripting
8 4 (12.50%) Ruby
8 4 (12.50%) Degree
8 4 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (12.50%) Gherkin
8 4 (12.50%) Integration Testing
8 4 (12.50%) Ranorex
9 3 (9.38%) Manual Testing
9 3 (9.38%) Performance Testing
9 3 (9.38%) Oracle

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.38%) MS Office
3 2 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) DB2
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Ranorex
2 2 (6.25%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (3.13%) WebDriver
3 1 (3.13%) Selenium
3 1 (3.13%) WebLOAD
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Marketing
2 1 (3.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Tester
2 12 (37.50%) Analyst
3 10 (31.25%) Test Analyst
4 9 (28.13%) Software Tester
5 7 (21.88%) Test Manager
6 4 (12.50%) Test Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Senior Tester
6 4 (12.50%) Senior Software Tester
7 3 (9.38%) Automation Tester
7 3 (9.38%) QA Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Test Team Leader
8 2 (6.25%) Team Leader
8 2 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Software Test Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Quality Analyst
9 1 (3.13%) Lead Tester
9 1 (3.13%) Junior Test Analyst
9 1 (3.13%) Senior Software Test Analyst
9 1 (3.13%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.13%) Credit Risk
1 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Stakeholder Management
1 11 (34.38%) CRM
2 8 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 7 (21.88%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (21.88%) Test Management
4 6 (18.75%) Test Automation
4 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (15.63%) System Testing
6 4 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 4 (12.50%) Integration Testing
7 3 (9.38%) Manual Testing
7 3 (9.38%) Performance Testing
7 3 (9.38%) Regression Testing
8 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
8 2 (6.25%) Automation Testing
9 1 (3.13%) Change Control
9 1 (3.13%) Waterfall
9 1 (3.13%) Data Analysis
9 1 (3.13%) Automated Testing
9 1 (3.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) C#
2 4 (12.50%) C++
2 4 (12.50%) Java
2 4 (12.50%) Perl
2 4 (12.50%) Ruby
3 1 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) ISEB
2 4 (12.50%) Degree
2 4 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (6.25%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (3.13%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (43.75%) QA
2 2 (6.25%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Salesforce.com
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) HP
Nottingham
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £37000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago