The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Nottinghamshire region that had Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Tester
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank 75 76 77
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 20 14 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.94% 1.36% 1.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.01% 1.41% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 20
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £49,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

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
997 996 1100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 96.89% 96.51% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 836 728 878
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Nottinghamshire region that featured Tester in the job title.

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 23 January 2017.

Tester Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

Tester
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Tester within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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 -6 14 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Mansfield - 2 £33,250 - 1
Tester
East Midlands

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Nottinghamshire region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 27 (67.50%) Selenium
2 26 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (62.50%) QA
4 20 (50.00%) Java
5 16 (40.00%) Scrum
6 13 (32.50%) Ruby
6 13 (32.50%) Cucumber
6 13 (32.50%) WebDriver
7 12 (30.00%) Automated Testing
8 10 (25.00%) SQL
8 10 (25.00%) Python
8 10 (25.00%) BDD
9 9 (22.50%) Test Scripting
9 9 (22.50%) Automation Testing
10 8 (20.00%) Degree
10 8 (20.00%) Perl
10 8 (20.00%) C#
10 8 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (17.50%) Test Automation
11 7 (17.50%) SDLC
11 7 (17.50%) SDET
11 7 (17.50%) C++
11 7 (17.50%) OO
11 7 (17.50%) Configuration Management
11 7 (17.50%) JIRA
11 7 (17.50%) Software Testing
12 6 (15.00%) CEH
12 6 (15.00%) Penetration Testing
12 6 (15.00%) Information Security
12 6 (15.00%) CESG

Tester Skill Set
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:

Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 27 (67.50%) Selenium
2 13 (32.50%) Cucumber
2 13 (32.50%) WebDriver
3 7 (17.50%) JIRA
4 5 (12.50%) Protractor
4 5 (12.50%) SpecFlow
5 4 (10.00%) Appium
5 4 (10.00%) Calabash
5 4 (10.00%) HP UFT
6 3 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (5.00%) CruiseControl
7 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
7 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
7 2 (5.00%) JMeter
7 2 (5.00%) Ranorex
7 2 (5.00%) SoapUI
7 2 (5.00%) Subversion
7 2 (5.00%) TeamCity
7 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
8 1 (2.50%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 6 (15.00%) Publishing
2 5 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Electronics
3 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) Gherkin
2 2 (5.00%) Web Services
3 1 (2.50%) .NET
3 1 (2.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) CESG
2 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (40.00%) Scrum
3 12 (30.00%) Automated Testing
4 10 (25.00%) BDD
5 9 (22.50%) Automation Testing
5 9 (22.50%) Test Scripting
6 8 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (17.50%) Configuration Management
7 7 (17.50%) OO
7 7 (17.50%) SDLC
7 7 (17.50%) Software Testing
7 7 (17.50%) Test Automation
8 6 (15.00%) Functional Testing
8 6 (15.00%) Information Security
8 6 (15.00%) Penetration Testing
8 6 (15.00%) Unit Testing
9 5 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (12.50%) DevOps
9 5 (12.50%) Integration Testing
9 5 (12.50%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 20 (50.00%) Java
2 13 (32.50%) Ruby
3 10 (25.00%) Python
3 10 (25.00%) SQL
4 8 (20.00%) C#
4 8 (20.00%) Perl
5 7 (17.50%) C++
6 6 (15.00%) C
6 6 (15.00%) PHP
7 2 (5.00%) AWK
7 2 (5.00%) sed
7 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Degree
2 6 (15.00%) CEH
2 6 (15.00%) CREST Certified
2 6 (15.00%) OSCP
2 6 (15.00%) OSWP
3 5 (12.50%) ISTQB
4 4 (10.00%) ISEB
5 1 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (62.50%) QA
2 7 (17.50%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) Perforce
3 1 (2.50%) SAP
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