The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 47 52 35
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -17
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 8 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 1.93% 0.28% 4.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 0.34% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 15
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +26.98%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Automated Testing
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
370 298 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 89.37% 83.47% 82.33%
Number of salaries quoted 339 218 186
Average salary £41,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Bradford region.

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Bradford

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing.

1 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 11 (61.11%) QA
3 10 (55.56%) SQL
4 7 (38.89%) Process Improvement
4 7 (38.89%) Mentoring
5 4 (22.22%) Test Strategy
5 4 (22.22%) Backbone.js
5 4 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Ember.js
5 4 (22.22%) Selenium
5 4 (22.22%) Grails
5 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 4 (22.22%) BDD
5 4 (22.22%) Sinatra
5 4 (22.22%) SoapUI
5 4 (22.22%) Node.js
5 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 4 (22.22%) Legal
5 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (22.22%) TDD
5 4 (22.22%) Banking
5 4 (22.22%) Retail
5 4 (22.22%) Ruby
5 4 (22.22%) Software Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (16.67%) Cognos

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (16.67%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Selenium
1 4 (22.22%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Banking
2 4 (22.22%) Legal
2 4 (22.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Test Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Senior Test Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Applications Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Web Applications Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Web Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Systems Tester
4 3 (16.67%) Tester
5 2 (11.11%) Ruby Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Backbone.js
1 4 (22.22%) Ember.js
1 4 (22.22%) Grails
1 4 (22.22%) Sinatra
2 2 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Mentoring
2 7 (38.89%) Process Improvement
3 4 (22.22%) BDD
3 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 4 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (22.22%) Software Testing
3 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (22.22%) TDD
3 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 4 (22.22%) Test Strategy
3 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 4 (22.22%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (61.11%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Cognos
Bradford, West Yorkshire
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