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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 79 53 72
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +19
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 22 61 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.91% 4.43% 2.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.25% 5.00% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 21 44 29
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,738 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-0.74% -
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
978 1221 985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 85.04% 88.61% 85.06%
Number of salaries quoted 835 957 761
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,450 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Nottinghamshire region citing Software Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Testing within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Nottingham -19 17 £40,000 +3.89% 1
Mansfield - 5 £35,000 -
Software Testing
East Midlands

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing Software Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 33 (86.84%) QA
2 30 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (44.74%) JIRA
4 16 (42.11%) ISEB
5 14 (36.84%) Degree
5 14 (36.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 14 (36.84%) Defect Management
6 13 (34.21%) Automation Testing
6 13 (34.21%) Functional Testing
6 13 (34.21%) Selenium
7 12 (31.58%) SDLC
7 12 (31.58%) ISTQB
7 12 (31.58%) Java
8 11 (28.95%) SQL
8 11 (28.95%) Ranorex
8 11 (28.95%) Test Automation
9 10 (26.32%) C#
10 9 (23.68%) HP Quality Center
11 8 (21.05%) Waterfall
11 8 (21.05%) Test Scripting
11 8 (21.05%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 8 (21.05%) ISEB Practitioner
11 8 (21.05%) Automated Testing
11 8 (21.05%) Finance
11 8 (21.05%) MS Office
11 8 (21.05%) TestDirector
11 8 (21.05%) Regression Testing
12 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (15.79%) Issue Tracking
14 5 (13.16%) Scrum

Software Testing
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 8 (21.05%) MS Office
2 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (44.74%) JIRA
2 13 (34.21%) Selenium
3 11 (28.95%) Ranorex
4 8 (21.05%) TestDirector
5 5 (13.16%) Protractor
6 3 (7.89%) Jenkins
7 2 (5.26%) Cucumber
7 2 (5.26%) WebDriver
8 1 (2.63%) HP UFT
8 1 (2.63%) Maven
8 1 (2.63%) TestComplete
8 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (21.05%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Marketing
3 4 (10.53%) Publishing
4 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.63%) Automotive
5 1 (2.63%) Electronics
5 1 (2.63%) Retail
5 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) Analyst
2 9 (23.68%) QA Analyst
3 8 (21.05%) Test Analyst
3 8 (21.05%) Tester
4 7 (18.42%) Automation Tester
4 7 (18.42%) QA Test Analyst
5 6 (15.79%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (15.79%) Senior QA Analyst
5 6 (15.79%) Software Tester
5 6 (15.79%) Test Automation Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) Test Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Product Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) QA Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Senior QA Test Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Senior Test Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Automation Test Lead
7 3 (7.89%) Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Developer in Test
7 3 (7.89%) Testing Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Java Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) .NET
2 2 (5.26%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.53%) IBM Mainframe
2 4 (10.53%) Internet of Things
2 4 (10.53%) Mainframe
2 4 (10.53%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Unix
1 4 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (36.84%) Defect Management
3 13 (34.21%) Automation Testing
3 13 (34.21%) Functional Testing
4 12 (31.58%) SDLC
5 11 (28.95%) Test Automation
6 8 (21.05%) Automated Testing
6 8 (21.05%) Regression Testing
6 8 (21.05%) Test Scripting
6 8 (21.05%) Waterfall
7 6 (15.79%) Issue Tracking
8 5 (13.16%) Electronic Trading
8 5 (13.16%) Scrum
9 4 (10.53%) CAD
9 4 (10.53%) Manual Testing
9 4 (10.53%) Performance Management
9 4 (10.53%) Prototyping
9 4 (10.53%) Test Strategy
9 4 (10.53%) V-Model
10 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (31.58%) Java
2 11 (28.95%) SQL
3 10 (26.32%) C#
4 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (42.11%) ISEB
2 14 (36.84%) Degree
2 14 (36.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 12 (31.58%) ISTQB
4 8 (21.05%) ISEB Practitioner
4 8 (21.05%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (86.84%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) GAMP
2 1 (2.63%) GMP
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (23.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.53%) IBM
3 2 (5.26%) SAP
4 1 (2.63%) HP
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