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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank 95 86 74
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -12
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 10 13 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.81% 1.20% 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 1.39% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 22
Average salary £39,100 £32,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.30% +20.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £30,400 £17,600
10% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £52,500 £37,350
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
985 937 954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 80.02% 86.28% 75.77%
Number of salaries quoted 763 805 824
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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
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 18 April 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
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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
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Nottingham -4 9 £39,100 +20.30% 1
Software Testing
East Midlands

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 11 (36.67%) ISEB
1 11 (36.67%) Degree
2 10 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 9 (30.00%) QA
4 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (26.67%) SQL
5 7 (23.33%) CRM
5 7 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (16.67%) Finance
6 5 (16.67%) LoadRunner
6 5 (16.67%) HP
7 4 (13.33%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (13.33%) Oracle
7 4 (13.33%) Windows
7 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
7 4 (13.33%) Banking
7 4 (13.33%) Retail
7 4 (13.33%) Manual Testing
7 4 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (13.33%) Test Strategy
7 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (10.00%) Automation Testing
8 3 (10.00%) Integration Testing
8 3 (10.00%) Test Management
8 3 (10.00%) Waterfall
8 3 (10.00%) ISTQB
8 3 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
8 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (6.67%) Project Management

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (3.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) DB2
2 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) LoadRunner
2 3 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (6.67%) Selenium
4 1 (3.33%) WebLOAD
4 1 (3.33%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.33%) Facilita Forecast
4 1 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (13.33%) Banking
2 4 (13.33%) Retail
3 3 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Analyst
2 11 (36.67%) Tester
2 11 (36.67%) Test Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Software Tester
4 5 (16.67%) Test Manager
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Tester
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Performance Tester
5 4 (13.33%) Performance Tester
6 3 (10.00%) QA Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Junior
7 2 (6.67%) Graduate
7 2 (6.67%) Junior Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Junior Test Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Lead Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Lead Web Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Agile Test Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) CSS
1 2 (6.67%) XML
1 2 (6.67%) .NET
1 2 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (3.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) Credit Risk
2 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (23.33%) CRM
3 7 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (13.33%) Manual Testing
4 4 (13.33%) Test Strategy
4 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (10.00%) Automation Testing
5 3 (10.00%) Integration Testing
5 3 (10.00%) Test Management
5 3 (10.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (6.67%) Project Management
6 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.67%) Performance Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Load Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Stress Testing
7 1 (3.33%) V-Model
7 1 (3.33%) Change Control
7 1 (3.33%) Regression Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.33%) VBScript
3 1 (3.33%) VB
3 1 (3.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) ISEB
1 11 (36.67%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (30.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) HP
2 4 (13.33%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Worldwide Clinical Trials (WCT)
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago