The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Tester
Rank - - 48
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Tester 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford - - 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £26,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- +18.18%
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
460 324 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 98.08% 88.52% 98.37%
Number of salaries quoted 364 237 255
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Tester in the job title across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 2 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford region that cited Software Tester in their job title 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 with Software Tester in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting

Software Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford region that cited Software Tester in their job title 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 with Software Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting