Period
to 20 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Nottingham with a requirement for Software Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Testing over the 6 months to 20 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Testing
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
20 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 80 72 107
Rank change year-on-year -8 +35 +4
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 24 51 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 2.02% 3.46% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.17% 3.66% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 23 42 21
Nottingham median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +57.14% +6.06%
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £75,000 £58,750
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +3.77% +51.43% +2.94%

Software Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Nottingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Nottingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,106 1,393 1,609
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 93.02% 94.63% 90.19%
Number of salaries quoted 899 1,160 1,365
Nottingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £67,500
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,554
% change year-on-year +5.88% -0.13% +6.38%

Software Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

Job postings citing Software Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Nottingham.

Job vacancy trend for Software Testing in Nottingham

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing in Nottingham.

Salary trend for Software Testing in Nottingham

Software Testing
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Testing in Nottingham over the 6 months to 20 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Software Testing in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 20 June 2019, IT jobs citing Software Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Nottingham region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 20 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 15 (62.50%) Scrum
4 13 (54.17%) C#
4 13 (54.17%) Java
5 12 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 12 (50.00%) Selenium
5 12 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (41.67%) QA
7 9 (37.50%) Degree
8 7 (29.17%) Functional Testing
8 7 (29.17%) Web Services
8 7 (29.17%) Python
8 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
8 7 (29.17%) Jenkins
9 6 (25.00%) Ansible
9 6 (25.00%) DevOps
9 6 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 6 (25.00%) Private Cloud
9 6 (25.00%) Public Cloud
9 6 (25.00%) Terraform
9 6 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
9 6 (25.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 6 (25.00%) Server Management
9 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
9 6 (25.00%) Ruby
9 6 (25.00%) Subversion
9 6 (25.00%) DNS
9 6 (25.00%) Windows
9 6 (25.00%) Linux

Software Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Cloud Services
1 12 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (25.00%) IaaS
2 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (20.83%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (12.50%) GIS
Development Applications
1 12 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 12 (50.00%) Selenium
2 7 (29.17%) Jenkins
3 6 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 6 (25.00%) Subversion
4 5 (20.83%) SoapUI
5 3 (12.50%) WebDriver
6 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
6 1 (4.17%) JIRA
6 1 (4.17%) JMeter
6 1 (4.17%) Maven
6 1 (4.17%) QF-Test
6 1 (4.17%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (4.17%) Banking
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Software Tester
1 7 (29.17%) Tester
2 6 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Java Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) QA Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) QA Leader
3 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Product Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) QA Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) QA Tester
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Senior QA Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Senior QA Tester
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Test Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Tester
5 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) Web Services
2 5 (20.83%) SOAP
3 1 (4.17%) Gherkin
3 1 (4.17%) JSON
3 1 (4.17%) REST
3 1 (4.17%) Swagger
3 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Private Cloud
1 6 (25.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (4.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Linux
1 6 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 15 (62.50%) Scrum
4 7 (29.17%) Functional Testing
5 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 6 (25.00%) DevOps
5 6 (25.00%) OO
5 6 (25.00%) Product Management
5 6 (25.00%) Server Management
5 6 (25.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 4 (16.67%) Manual Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
7 3 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (12.50%) SDLC
8 2 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
9 1 (4.17%) API Testing
9 1 (4.17%) Build Automation
9 1 (4.17%) Fintech
9 1 (4.17%) Line Management
9 1 (4.17%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) C#
1 13 (54.17%) Java
2 7 (29.17%) Python
3 6 (25.00%) Ruby
4 1 (4.17%) Groovy
4 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Degree
2 6 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 6 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (41.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) Ansible
1 6 (25.00%) Puppet
1 6 (25.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) Google