Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Testing
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 112 118
Rank change year-on-year +25 +6 -17
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 38 29 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 2.40% 1.43% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.57% 1.58% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 28 23 19
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £48,750 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.88% +17.65% -2.86%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,800 £26,350
90th Percentile £75,000 £58,750 £41,500
East Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +11.43% - +0.47%

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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Nottinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,481 1,830 1,963
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 93.62% 89.97% 90.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1,233 1,516 1,541
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £43,875 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.13% +9.69% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,000 £60,000
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Software Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Testing 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 in Nottinghamshire.

Salary trend for Software Testing in Nottinghamshire

Software Testing
Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Testing in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Testing in Nottinghamshire

Software Testing
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Testing within the Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 19 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +34 36 £55,000 +34.15% 3
Software Testing
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 29 (76.32%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (73.68%) Test Automation
3 25 (65.79%) Java
4 21 (55.26%) Scrum
4 21 (55.26%) BDD
4 21 (55.26%) DevOps
5 18 (47.37%) QA
5 18 (47.37%) Selenium
6 17 (44.74%) TDD
6 17 (44.74%) C#
7 16 (42.11%) Cucumber
8 14 (36.84%) Windows
8 14 (36.84%) OO
9 12 (31.58%) Linux
9 12 (31.58%) JavaScript
9 12 (31.58%) Python
9 12 (31.58%) Configuration Management
9 12 (31.58%) Software Engineering
9 12 (31.58%) Ruby
9 12 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
9 12 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
9 12 (31.58%) Computer Science
9 12 (31.58%) Degree
9 12 (31.58%) Opscode Chef
9 12 (31.58%) Puppet
9 12 (31.58%) Jenkins
9 12 (31.58%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 11 (28.95%) NoSQL
10 11 (28.95%) Data Structures
10 11 (28.95%) Algorithms

Software Testing
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.89%) Apache
1 3 (7.89%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 12 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (47.37%) Selenium
2 16 (42.11%) Cucumber
3 12 (31.58%) Jenkins
4 6 (15.79%) JIRA
4 6 (15.79%) JMeter
5 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
5 3 (7.89%) NUnit
6 2 (5.26%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.63%) HP UFT
7 1 (2.63%) LoadRunner
7 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (28.95%) Finance
2 6 (15.79%) Banking
3 5 (13.16%) Retail Banking
4 2 (5.26%) Electronics
5 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.63%) Marketing
5 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) QA Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) Operations Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 5 (13.16%) Senior QA Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) QA Automation Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Test Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Tester
6 3 (7.89%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Head of Engineering
6 3 (7.89%) Site Reliability Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Technical Tester
7 2 (5.26%) DevOps Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Lead DevOps
7 2 (5.26%) Team Leader
7 2 (5.26%) Test Leader
7 2 (5.26%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.68%) Middleware
2 6 (15.79%) Gherkin
3 5 (13.16%) JSON
3 5 (13.16%) Web Services
3 5 (13.16%) XML
4 4 (10.53%) .NET
4 4 (10.53%) SOAP
5 3 (7.89%) AngularJS
5 3 (7.89%) Spine.js
6 2 (5.26%) REST
7 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Computer Science
2 11 (28.95%) Algorithms
2 11 (28.95%) Data Structures
3 6 (15.79%) Fintech
4 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (7.89%) NHS
5 2 (5.26%) SWIFT
6 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (36.84%) Windows
2 12 (31.58%) Linux
3 7 (18.42%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (76.32%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (73.68%) Test Automation
3 21 (55.26%) BDD
3 21 (55.26%) DevOps
3 21 (55.26%) Scrum
4 17 (44.74%) TDD
5 14 (36.84%) OO
6 12 (31.58%) Configuration Management
6 12 (31.58%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 12 (31.58%) Software Engineering
7 11 (28.95%) System Testing
8 9 (23.68%) Coaching
8 9 (23.68%) Open Source
9 8 (21.05%) OOD
9 8 (21.05%) Performance Monitoring
10 7 (18.42%) Unit Testing
11 6 (15.79%) Innovative Thinking
11 6 (15.79%) Regression Testing
11 6 (15.79%) User Stories
12 5 (13.16%) Co-Creation
Programming Languages
1 25 (65.79%) Java
2 17 (44.74%) C#
3 12 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 12 (31.58%) Python
3 12 (31.58%) Ruby
4 11 (28.95%) Perl
4 11 (28.95%) PHP
4 11 (28.95%) PowerShell
4 11 (28.95%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) Degree
2 7 (18.42%) ISTQB
3 6 (15.79%) ISEB
3 6 (15.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (47.37%) QA
2 2 (5.26%) SEPA
3 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 12 (31.58%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (31.58%) Puppet
2 8 (21.05%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Oracle
2 5 (13.16%) Misys
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.63%) SAP
3 1 (2.63%) Xamarin