The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bradford region that had Software Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Tester
Rank 59 75 46
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Tester 2 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 0.44% 0.56% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.56% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 2
Median salary £27,500 £40,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +66.66%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
Software Tester
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bradford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
455 532 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 99.34% 99.07% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 419 468 248
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bradford region that featured Software Tester in the job title.

Software Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Software Tester
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

Software Tester Salary Trend in Bradford

Software Tester Skill Set
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, Software Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bradford region featuring Software Tester in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Testing

Software Tester Skill Set
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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA