The table below looks at the statistics for the Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tester
Rank 77 86 85
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 25 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 2.03% 1.92% 1.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.13% 1.96% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 24 19 13
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Tester
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Nottinghamshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1175 1273 966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 95.22% 97.55% 95.83%
Number of salaries quoted 965 1020 840
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Tester in the job title across the Nottinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Tester
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Tester across the Nottinghamshire region.

Tester Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

Tester
Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Tester across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Tester Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

Tester
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Tester within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 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 +6 23 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Tester
East Midlands

Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire region that cited Tester in their job title 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 with Tester in their job title.

1 41 (67.21%) Software Testing
2 39 (63.93%) QA
3 30 (49.18%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (45.90%) ISTQB
5 23 (37.70%) Degree
5 23 (37.70%) Scrum
6 21 (34.43%) Selenium
7 20 (32.79%) Windows
8 17 (27.87%) Automation Testing
8 17 (27.87%) ISEB
9 16 (26.23%) Manual Testing
9 16 (26.23%) Open Source
10 15 (24.59%) Telecoms
10 15 (24.59%) RAD
10 15 (24.59%) TCP/IP
11 14 (22.95%) VoIP
11 14 (22.95%) WAN
11 14 (22.95%) Java
11 14 (22.95%) Regression Testing
11 14 (22.95%) Risk Analysis
11 14 (22.95%) Wireshark
12 13 (21.31%) MCSE
12 13 (21.31%) CCNA
12 13 (21.31%) MCITP
12 13 (21.31%) FogBugz
12 13 (21.31%) Management Information System
12 13 (21.31%) Active Directory
12 13 (21.31%) Hyper-V
12 13 (21.31%) Cisco
12 13 (21.31%) Avaya

Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire region that cited Tester in their job title 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 with Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.64%) IIS
1 1 (1.64%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (24.59%) TCP/IP
2 14 (22.95%) VoIP
2 14 (22.95%) WAN
2 14 (22.95%) Wireshark
3 13 (21.31%) DHCP
3 13 (21.31%) RTP
3 13 (21.31%) H.323
3 13 (21.31%) VLAN
4 3 (4.92%) Internet
5 2 (3.28%) LAN
6 1 (1.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.20%) DB2
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (34.43%) Selenium
2 13 (21.31%) FogBugz
3 8 (13.11%) Ranorex
4 5 (8.20%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (3.28%) JUnit
5 2 (3.28%) NUnit
5 2 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.28%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.64%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.64%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.64%) Appium
6 1 (1.64%) SilkTest
6 1 (1.64%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.64%) TestComplete
6 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.64%) Rational Robot
General
1 15 (24.59%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.20%) Finance
3 2 (3.28%) Games
4 1 (1.64%) Marketing
4 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.48%) Gherkin
2 5 (8.20%) .NET
3 4 (6.56%) XML
4 3 (4.92%) XSD
5 1 (1.64%) XML Schema
5 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.64%) COM
5 1 (1.64%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.23%) Open Source
2 13 (21.31%) Management Information System
3 6 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.92%) Mainframe
4 3 (4.92%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.64%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 20 (32.79%) Windows
2 1 (1.64%) Linux
2 1 (1.64%) Android
2 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (67.21%) Software Testing
2 30 (49.18%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (37.70%) Scrum
4 17 (27.87%) Automation Testing
5 16 (26.23%) Manual Testing
6 15 (24.59%) RAD
7 14 (22.95%) Regression Testing
7 14 (22.95%) Risk Analysis
8 9 (14.75%) Test Automation
9 7 (11.48%) Test Scripting
9 7 (11.48%) Automated Testing
10 4 (6.56%) TDD
10 4 (6.56%) V-Model
11 3 (4.92%) Kanban
11 3 (4.92%) Waterfall
12 2 (3.28%) Mentoring
12 2 (3.28%) Web Testing
12 2 (3.28%) Data Analysis
12 2 (3.28%) Software Engineering
12 2 (3.28%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.95%) Java
2 13 (21.31%) C#
3 11 (18.03%) SQL
4 7 (11.48%) Ruby
4 7 (11.48%) C++
4 7 (11.48%) Perl
5 3 (4.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (45.90%) ISTQB
2 23 (37.70%) Degree
3 17 (27.87%) ISEB
4 13 (21.31%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (21.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (21.31%) MCSE
4 13 (21.31%) CCNA
4 13 (21.31%) MCITP
5 4 (6.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (4.92%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (63.93%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (21.31%) Active Directory
1 13 (21.31%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (21.31%) Cisco
1 13 (21.31%) Avaya
1 13 (21.31%) VMware
2 5 (8.20%) Oracle
3 2 (3.28%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.64%) HP
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