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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Testing
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 87 73
Rank change year-on-year +5 -14  
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 12 14 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 1.17% 1.32% 2.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 1.52% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 20
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,765 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +2.18% -2.77%  

Software Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Nottinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 897 923 1181
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 87.51% 87.32% 89.40%
Number of salaries quoted 771 743 957
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,674
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% +7.98%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Software Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire citing Software Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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 3 months to 22 June 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 +1 11 £47,500 +66.95% 1
Software Testing
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing Software Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 25 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 20 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (53.33%) Selenium
4 15 (50.00%) QA
5 11 (36.67%) SQL
5 11 (36.67%) Degree
6 9 (30.00%) Java
6 9 (30.00%) ISTQB
7 8 (26.67%) Functional Testing
8 7 (23.33%) Test Scripting
8 7 (23.33%) Scrum
9 6 (20.00%) Windows
9 6 (20.00%) Manual Testing
9 6 (20.00%) JIRA
9 6 (20.00%) Ruby
9 6 (20.00%) TDD
9 6 (20.00%) Open Source
10 5 (16.67%) SDLC
10 5 (16.67%) Regression Testing
10 5 (16.67%) Finance
11 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
11 4 (13.33%) RAD
11 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
11 4 (13.33%) Project Management
11 4 (13.33%) Performance Management
11 4 (13.33%) Defect Management
12 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (10.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
12 3 (10.00%) BDD
12 3 (10.00%) Behat

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 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 16 (53.33%) Selenium
2 6 (20.00%) JIRA
3 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (6.67%) Log4j
4 2 (6.67%) Selenium IDE
4 2 (6.67%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Analyst
2 10 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 9 (30.00%) Tester
4 8 (26.67%) Automation Test Analyst
5 5 (16.67%) Automation Tester
5 5 (16.67%) Junior
5 5 (16.67%) Junior Analyst
5 5 (16.67%) Manual Test Analyst
5 5 (16.67%) QA Leader
5 5 (16.67%) QA Team Leader
5 5 (16.67%) Team Leader
6 4 (13.33%) Software Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) Software Tester
6 4 (13.33%) Test Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) QA Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Quality Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Senior Quality Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Senior Test Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Testing Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) Junior Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) Behat
1 3 (10.00%) CSS
1 3 (10.00%) HTML
1 3 (10.00%) JSON
1 3 (10.00%) Web Services
1 3 (10.00%) WPF
1 3 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.33%) PACS
2 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 20 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (26.67%) Functional Testing
4 7 (23.33%) Scrum
4 7 (23.33%) Test Scripting
5 6 (20.00%) Manual Testing
5 6 (20.00%) Open Source
5 6 (20.00%) TDD
6 5 (16.67%) Regression Testing
6 5 (16.67%) SDLC
7 4 (13.33%) Defect Management
7 4 (13.33%) Performance Management
7 4 (13.33%) Project Management
7 4 (13.33%) RAD
8 3 (10.00%) BDD
8 3 (10.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 3 (10.00%) Kanban
8 3 (10.00%) Web Development
9 2 (6.67%) Data Analysis
9 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) SQL
2 9 (30.00%) Java
3 6 (20.00%) Ruby
4 3 (10.00%) Go
4 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.00%) PHP
4 3 (10.00%) Python
4 3 (10.00%) Scala
5 1 (3.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) Degree
2 9 (30.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.67%) ISEB
3 2 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
Edwalton, Nottinghamshire
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