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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank 78 78 81
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 22 40 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.77% 2.92% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 3.75% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 19 30 10
Average salary £35,000 £31,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £29,950 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £51,350 £37,900
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,250
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
1029 1066 843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 82.72% 77.81% 81.29%
Number of salaries quoted 838 907 730
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 21 November 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 21 November 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 -12 21 £35,000 +12.90% 4
Software Testing
East Midlands

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 34 (62.96%) QA
2 27 (50.00%) Degree
3 25 (46.30%) Windows
4 23 (42.59%) Scrum
5 22 (40.74%) ISTQB
6 20 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (37.04%) Automation Testing
7 19 (35.19%) Selenium
7 19 (35.19%) Telecoms
7 19 (35.19%) TCP/IP
8 18 (33.33%) RAD
9 17 (31.48%) Open Source
10 16 (29.63%) Wireshark
10 16 (29.63%) Risk Analysis
10 16 (29.63%) VoIP
10 16 (29.63%) WAN
11 15 (27.78%) VMware
11 15 (27.78%) Active Directory
11 15 (27.78%) Avaya
12 14 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
12 14 (25.93%) Microsoft Certification
12 14 (25.93%) CCNA
12 14 (25.93%) RTP
12 14 (25.93%) H.323
12 14 (25.93%) Management Information System
12 14 (25.93%) DHCP
12 14 (25.93%) MCSE
12 14 (25.93%) Cisco
12 14 (25.93%) MCITP
12 14 (25.93%) VLAN

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.85%) IIS
1 1 (1.85%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (35.19%) TCP/IP
2 16 (29.63%) VoIP
2 16 (29.63%) WAN
2 16 (29.63%) Wireshark
3 14 (25.93%) DHCP
3 14 (25.93%) RTP
3 14 (25.93%) H.323
3 14 (25.93%) VLAN
4 3 (5.56%) LAN
5 1 (1.85%) SAN
5 1 (1.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) DB2
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (35.19%) Selenium
2 14 (25.93%) FogBugz
3 7 (12.96%) Ranorex
4 3 (5.56%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (3.70%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.85%) Appium
6 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.85%) Eclipse
General
1 19 (35.19%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.41%) Finance
3 2 (3.70%) Games
3 2 (3.70%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.85%) Marketing
4 1 (1.85%) Retail
4 1 (1.85%) Law
4 1 (1.85%) Advertising
4 1 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 40 (74.07%) Tester
2 31 (57.41%) Software Tester
3 7 (12.96%) Test Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Senior Tester
4 6 (11.11%) Senior Software Tester
4 6 (11.11%) Automation Tester
5 5 (9.26%) QA Tester
5 5 (9.26%) Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Test Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Graduate
6 4 (7.41%) QA Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Graduate Software Tester
7 2 (3.70%) Software Test Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) QA Manager
8 1 (1.85%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (1.85%) Manual Tester
8 1 (1.85%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.96%) Gherkin
2 3 (5.56%) .NET
3 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.85%) COM
4 1 (1.85%) XML
4 1 (1.85%) XML Schema
4 1 (1.85%) jQuery
4 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (31.48%) Open Source
2 14 (25.93%) Management Information System
3 7 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (9.26%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.70%) Social Media
5 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.85%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 25 (46.30%) Windows
2 3 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (1.85%) Android
3 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (42.59%) Scrum
2 20 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (37.04%) Automation Testing
3 18 (33.33%) RAD
4 16 (29.63%) Risk Analysis
5 10 (18.52%) Regression Testing
6 9 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 7 (12.96%) Test Scripting
7 7 (12.96%) Manual Testing
8 3 (5.56%) System Testing
8 3 (5.56%) Project Management
8 3 (5.56%) Automated Testing
8 3 (5.56%) Software Engineering
9 2 (3.70%) Data Analysis
9 2 (3.70%) Waterfall
9 2 (3.70%) Functional Testing
9 2 (3.70%) Unit Testing
9 2 (3.70%) Web Testing
9 2 (3.70%) V-Model
10 1 (1.85%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.37%) Java
1 11 (20.37%) C#
2 7 (12.96%) C++
2 7 (12.96%) Ruby
2 7 (12.96%) Perl
2 7 (12.96%) SQL
3 3 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (50.00%) Degree
2 22 (40.74%) ISTQB
3 14 (25.93%) MCITP
3 14 (25.93%) MCSE
3 14 (25.93%) CCNA
3 14 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (25.93%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (16.67%) ISEB
5 3 (5.56%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (62.96%) QA
System Software
1 15 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 14 (25.93%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (27.78%) Avaya
1 15 (27.78%) VMware
2 14 (25.93%) Cisco
3 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 5 (9.26%) Oracle
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25-35k
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Xpertise Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Nottingham
Innotech Resourcing
Salary: £25,000 - £32,000 per year
Posted: 25 days ago
Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
Sectra
Salary: Salary from £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago