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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank 87 90 84
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 11 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.98% 1.17% 1.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 1.37% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 8
Average salary £34,000 £29,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.23% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £20,400 £28,050
10% offered a salary of more than £42,050 £45,250 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,250
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +2.25%
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
945 948 825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 84.22% 85.25% 85.23%
Number of salaries quoted 709 755 718
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £53,458 £57,500 £60,000
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 5 March 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 5 March 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 -1 11 £34,000 +17.24% 2
Software Testing
East Midlands

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 18 (52.94%) Scrum
1 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (52.94%) ISTQB
1 18 (52.94%) QA
2 16 (47.06%) Degree
3 15 (44.12%) Selenium
3 15 (44.12%) Automation Testing
4 12 (35.29%) Windows
5 11 (32.35%) C#
5 11 (32.35%) Manual Testing
6 10 (29.41%) Open Source
6 10 (29.41%) Wireshark
6 10 (29.41%) TCP/IP
6 10 (29.41%) Telecoms
7 9 (26.47%) Active Directory
7 9 (26.47%) RAD
7 9 (26.47%) Java
7 9 (26.47%) SQL
7 9 (26.47%) Risk Analysis
8 8 (23.53%) Test Scripting
8 8 (23.53%) Hyper-V
8 8 (23.53%) FogBugz
8 8 (23.53%) MCSE
8 8 (23.53%) VoIP
8 8 (23.53%) WAN
8 8 (23.53%) DHCP
8 8 (23.53%) RTP
8 8 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (23.53%) Avaya

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 1 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (29.41%) Wireshark
1 10 (29.41%) TCP/IP
2 8 (23.53%) VoIP
2 8 (23.53%) WAN
2 8 (23.53%) DHCP
2 8 (23.53%) RTP
2 8 (23.53%) H.323
2 8 (23.53%) VLAN
3 1 (2.94%) Extranet
3 1 (2.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) DB2
Development Applications
1 15 (44.12%) Selenium
2 8 (23.53%) FogBugz
3 2 (5.88%) WebDriver
3 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.94%) FitNesse
4 1 (2.94%) Appium
4 1 (2.94%) Ranorex
4 1 (2.94%) NeoLoad
4 1 (2.94%) NUnit
4 1 (2.94%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (2.94%) JUnit
4 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (29.41%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Advertising
3 1 (2.94%) Games
3 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 22 (64.71%) Tester
2 18 (52.94%) Software Tester
3 8 (23.53%) Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Automated Test Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Test Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Lead Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) QA Tester
6 2 (5.88%) QA Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Test Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Lead Software Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Agile Test Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Software Test Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Graduate Software Tester
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Software Tester
7 1 (2.94%) Automated Test Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Automated Tester
7 1 (2.94%) Mobile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) .NET
2 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.94%) HTML5
3 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.94%) jQuery
3 1 (2.94%) Velocity
3 1 (2.94%) HTML
3 1 (2.94%) COM
3 1 (2.94%) XML
3 1 (2.94%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Open Source
2 8 (23.53%) Management Information System
3 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.94%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.94%) User Experience
5 1 (2.94%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 12 (35.29%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Android
2 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) Scrum
1 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (44.12%) Automation Testing
3 11 (32.35%) Manual Testing
4 9 (26.47%) RAD
4 9 (26.47%) Risk Analysis
5 8 (23.53%) Test Scripting
6 4 (11.76%) Project Management
6 4 (11.76%) Automated Testing
6 4 (11.76%) V-Model
7 3 (8.82%) Data Analysis
7 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
7 3 (8.82%) Waterfall
7 3 (8.82%) TDD
7 3 (8.82%) B2B
7 3 (8.82%) B2C
8 2 (5.88%) MVC
8 2 (5.88%) DevOps
8 2 (5.88%) Web Testing
9 1 (2.94%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (32.35%) C#
2 9 (26.47%) Java
2 9 (26.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (52.94%) ISTQB
2 16 (47.06%) Degree
3 8 (23.53%) MCSE
3 8 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (23.53%) CCNA
3 8 (23.53%) MCITP
4 7 (20.59%) ISEB
5 3 (8.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (2.94%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (52.94%) QA
System Software
1 9 (26.47%) Active Directory
2 8 (23.53%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Avaya
1 8 (23.53%) Cisco
1 8 (23.53%) VMware
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.94%) New Relic
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottinghamshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
QA Limited
Salary: £150.00 per week
Posted: 9 days ago