The table below looks at the statistics for Automation 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 Automation Testing over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Testing
Rank 59 49 50
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 0.23% 0.30% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.37% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Automation 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
378 271 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 86.30% 80.18% 80.83%
Number of salaries quoted 295 206 207
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,925 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

Automation Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

Automation Testing Salary Trend in Bradford

Automation Testing
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing Automation 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 Automation Testing.

1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Android
2 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (80.00%) QA
2 4 (80.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (80.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) WinRunner
3 1 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing Automation 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 Automation Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) WinRunner
2 1 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Test Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Android
1 4 (80.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft