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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Testing
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank 75 84 95
Rank change year-on-year +9 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 16 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 1.57% 1.27% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 1.44% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 7
Median salary £30,000 £34,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,800 £37,500 £42,200
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 912 975 1082
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 89.59% 88.72% 87.12%
Number of salaries quoted 719 713 813
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,300 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +9 11 £31,250 -8.08% 1
Mansfield - 2 £30,000 - 1
Software Testing
East Midlands

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 21 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) SQL
3 9 (40.91%) Automation Testing
4 8 (36.36%) QA
4 8 (36.36%) Java
5 7 (31.82%) Selenium
5 7 (31.82%) Test Scripting
5 7 (31.82%) Manual Testing
6 6 (27.27%) Ruby
6 6 (27.27%) TDD
6 6 (27.27%) Finance
7 5 (22.73%) Degree
7 5 (22.73%) JIRA
8 4 (18.18%) ISTQB
9 3 (13.64%) Scrum
9 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (13.64%) Banking
9 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
9 3 (13.64%) Python
9 3 (13.64%) HTML
9 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
9 3 (13.64%) PHP
9 3 (13.64%) CSS
9 3 (13.64%) Web Services
9 3 (13.64%) XML
9 3 (13.64%) Unix
9 3 (13.64%) Web Development
9 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
9 3 (13.64%) JSON
9 3 (13.64%) Kanban

Software Testing
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Selenium
2 5 (22.73%) JIRA
3 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
4 2 (9.09%) Log4j
4 2 (9.09%) Selenium IDE
4 2 (9.09%) SoapUI
4 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
2 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Test Analyst
3 7 (31.82%) Automation Test Analyst
4 6 (27.27%) Manual Test Analyst
5 5 (22.73%) Junior
5 5 (22.73%) Junior Analyst
5 5 (22.73%) Tester
6 4 (18.18%) Test Engineer
7 3 (13.64%) Agile Project Manager
7 3 (13.64%) Project Manager
7 3 (13.64%) QA Engineer
7 3 (13.64%) Quality Engineer
7 3 (13.64%) Senior Quality Engineer
7 3 (13.64%) Senior Test Engineer
7 3 (13.64%) Software Analyst
7 3 (13.64%) Software Tester
7 3 (13.64%) Test Automation Manager
7 3 (13.64%) Testing Analyst
7 3 (13.64%) Testing Project Manager
8 2 (9.09%) Junior Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) Behat
1 3 (13.64%) CSS
1 3 (13.64%) HTML
1 3 (13.64%) JSON
1 3 (13.64%) Web Services
1 3 (13.64%) XML
2 1 (4.55%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Unix
2 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) Automation Testing
3 7 (31.82%) Manual Testing
3 7 (31.82%) Test Scripting
4 6 (27.27%) TDD
5 3 (13.64%) BDD
5 3 (13.64%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 3 (13.64%) Kanban
5 3 (13.64%) Scrum
5 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (13.64%) Test Automation
5 3 (13.64%) Web Development
6 2 (9.09%) Analytics
6 2 (9.09%) Functional Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Open Source
6 2 (9.09%) Process Improvement
6 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) SQL
2 8 (36.36%) Java
3 6 (27.27%) Ruby
4 3 (13.64%) Go
4 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.64%) PHP
4 3 (13.64%) Python
4 3 (13.64%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
2 4 (18.18%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.55%) ISEB
3 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
Mansfield
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago