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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
West Yorkshire / Bradford
Rank 46 48 51
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 4 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 1.06% 2.36% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 2.62% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 1
Median salary £28,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.75% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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
346 381 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 91.29% 89.86% 88.27%
Number of salaries quoted 321 352 231
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bradford region citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing Automated 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 Bradford region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 22 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (76.92%) Selenium
2 20 (76.92%) SoapUI
3 19 (73.08%) Test Automation
4 18 (69.23%) Software Testing
4 18 (69.23%) QA
5 16 (61.54%) Legal
6 14 (53.85%) Finance
6 14 (53.85%) Test Strategy
7 13 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (46.15%) Banking
8 12 (46.15%) Retail
8 12 (46.15%) E-Commerce
9 7 (26.92%) Mentoring
9 7 (26.92%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (26.92%) Cucumber
9 7 (26.92%) WebDriver
9 7 (26.92%) Manual Testing
9 7 (26.92%) Progress
10 5 (19.23%) Windows
11 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
11 4 (15.38%) Eclipse
11 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
11 4 (15.38%) MSTest
11 4 (15.38%) Functional Testing
12 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
13 2 (7.69%) TestDirector
13 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
13 2 (7.69%) People Management

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford 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:

Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 20 (76.92%) Selenium
1 20 (76.92%) SoapUI
2 7 (26.92%) Cucumber
2 7 (26.92%) WebDriver
3 4 (15.38%) Eclipse
3 4 (15.38%) MSTest
4 2 (7.69%) TestDirector
5 1 (3.85%) Calabash
5 1 (3.85%) JMeter
5 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (61.54%) Legal
2 14 (53.85%) Finance
3 12 (46.15%) Banking
3 12 (46.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Analyst
1 11 (42.31%) Senior Analyst
1 11 (42.31%) Senior Test Analyst
1 11 (42.31%) Test Analyst
2 9 (34.62%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) Senior Test Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) Test Automation Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) Test Engineer
3 8 (30.77%) Automation Test Analyst
3 8 (30.77%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) QA Tester
4 4 (15.38%) Tester
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Web Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Web Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Web Applications Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Web Test Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Test Automation Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Test Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Test Automation Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.85%) CSS
1 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (73.08%) Test Automation
3 18 (69.23%) Software Testing
4 14 (53.85%) Test Strategy
5 13 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (46.15%) E-Commerce
7 7 (26.92%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (26.92%) Manual Testing
7 7 (26.92%) Mentoring
8 4 (15.38%) Functional Testing
8 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
9 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (7.69%) DevOps
9 2 (7.69%) People Management
9 2 (7.69%) Software Delivery
9 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 1 (3.85%) SOA
10 1 (3.85%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) C#
1 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
1 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) ISEB
1 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
1 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (69.23%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Progress
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft