Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Testing
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
13 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 84 94 103
Rank change year-on-year +10 +9 +13
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 26 20 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 1.80% 1.50% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 1.59% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 26 16 28
Nottingham median annual salary £55,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.74% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £29,375 £28,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £47,500 £58,750
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £55,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +44.74% -5.00% +2.56%

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 1,346 1,255 1,711
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 92.96% 93.94% 91.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1,155 997 1,502
Nottingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £68,750
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +7.95% -1.12% +4.71%

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 13 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Software Testing in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 21 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (73.08%) Test Automation
3 14 (53.85%) Degree
4 12 (46.15%) AWS
4 12 (46.15%) Git (software)
5 11 (42.31%) Web Services
5 11 (42.31%) Python
5 11 (42.31%) Configuration Management
5 11 (42.31%) Puppet
5 11 (42.31%) Ansible
5 11 (42.31%) DevOps
5 11 (42.31%) Public Cloud
5 11 (42.31%) Terraform
5 11 (42.31%) Server Management
6 10 (38.46%) Azure
7 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
7 9 (34.62%) GCP
7 9 (34.62%) Alibaba
7 9 (34.62%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 9 (34.62%) Google
8 8 (30.77%) QA
8 8 (30.77%) Enterprise Cloud
9 7 (26.92%) ISTQB
10 6 (23.08%) Scrum
10 6 (23.08%) SDLC
10 6 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
11 4 (15.38%) ISEB
11 4 (15.38%) C#
11 4 (15.38%) SQL
11 4 (15.38%) Selenium

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) ArcGIS
Cloud Services
1 12 (46.15%) AWS
2 10 (38.46%) Azure
3 9 (34.62%) GCP
4 2 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (7.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) GIS
1 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (46.15%) Git (software)
2 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
3 4 (15.38%) Selenium
3 4 (15.38%) WebDriver
4 2 (7.69%) JIRA
5 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.85%) HP UFT
5 1 (3.85%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
5 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 2 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Azure Engineer
1 10 (38.46%) Cloud Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) AWS Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Tester
4 3 (11.54%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) AWS DevOps
4 3 (11.54%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Platform Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Python Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) QA Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Software Tester
4 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Test Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Azure DevOps
5 2 (7.69%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Support
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) Web Services
2 2 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (3.85%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Public Cloud
2 8 (30.77%) Enterprise Cloud
3 3 (11.54%) Life Science
4 2 (7.69%) Private Cloud
4 2 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (7.69%) Virtual Team
5 1 (3.85%) Lidar
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (73.08%) Test Automation
3 11 (42.31%) Configuration Management
3 11 (42.31%) DevOps
3 11 (42.31%) Server Management
4 9 (34.62%) Site Reliability Engineering
5 6 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (23.08%) Scrum
5 6 (23.08%) SDLC
6 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
7 3 (11.54%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (11.54%) Manual Testing
7 3 (11.54%) Test Strategy
8 2 (7.69%) Analytics
8 2 (7.69%) Innovative Thinking
8 2 (7.69%) Integration Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
8 2 (7.69%) OO
8 2 (7.69%) TDD
8 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) Python
2 4 (15.38%) C#
2 4 (15.38%) SQL
3 3 (11.54%) Java
4 2 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (53.85%) Degree
2 7 (26.92%) ISTQB
3 4 (15.38%) ISEB
4 2 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (42.31%) Ansible
1 11 (42.31%) Puppet
1 11 (42.31%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Alibaba
1 9 (34.62%) Google
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Cypress Semiconductor
3 1 (3.85%) HP