The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 34 48 67
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +19
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 20 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 4.99% 0.84% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.43% 0.93% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 1
Median salary £41,250 £42,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% +70.00%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Software 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
368 323 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 91.77% 89.97% 89.40%
Number of salaries quoted 328 278 336
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bradford region citing Software Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Bradford

Software Testing
Salary Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Bradford

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing Software 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 Software Testing.

1 35 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 35 (71.43%) Selenium
2 34 (69.39%) QA
3 32 (65.31%) Finance
4 29 (59.18%) SoapUI
5 27 (55.10%) Test Strategy
6 25 (51.02%) E-Commerce
6 25 (51.02%) Automated Testing
7 22 (44.90%) Test Automation
8 21 (42.86%) Legal
9 20 (40.82%) Stakeholder Management
9 20 (40.82%) Banking
9 20 (40.82%) Retail
10 14 (28.57%) DevOps
11 9 (18.37%) Functional Testing
12 7 (14.29%) Mobile App
12 7 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 7 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (14.29%) WebDriver
12 7 (14.29%) People Management
12 7 (14.29%) Software Delivery
12 7 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (14.29%) TestDirector
13 6 (12.24%) ISEB
14 5 (10.20%) Automation Testing
14 5 (10.20%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (10.20%) Test Scripting
14 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
14 5 (10.20%) SQL

Software 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.04%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 35 (71.43%) Selenium
2 29 (59.18%) SoapUI
3 7 (14.29%) TestDirector
3 7 (14.29%) WebDriver
4 5 (10.20%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (4.08%) MSTest
5 2 (4.08%) RIATest
6 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.04%) HP UFT
6 1 (2.04%) LoadRunner
6 1 (2.04%) OpenSTA
6 1 (2.04%) Rational Robot
General
1 32 (65.31%) Finance
2 21 (42.86%) Legal
3 20 (40.82%) Banking
3 20 (40.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (51.02%) Analyst
1 25 (51.02%) Test Analyst
2 15 (30.61%) Senior Analyst
2 15 (30.61%) Senior Test Analyst
3 14 (28.57%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
3 14 (28.57%) Senior Test Engineer
3 14 (28.57%) Test Automation Engineer
3 14 (28.57%) Test Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Consultant
4 7 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
4 7 (14.29%) Senior Test Automation Consultant
4 7 (14.29%) Senior Test Consultant
4 7 (14.29%) Test Automation Consultant
4 7 (14.29%) Test Consultant
5 6 (12.24%) UAT Analyst
5 6 (12.24%) UAT Test Analyst
5 6 (12.24%) Web Analyst
5 6 (12.24%) Web Applications Analyst
5 6 (12.24%) Web Test Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) UAT Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) .NET
1 3 (6.12%) Web Services
2 1 (2.04%) Apache Flex
2 1 (2.04%) Flash
2 1 (2.04%) HTML
2 1 (2.04%) XML
2 1 (2.04%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (55.10%) Test Strategy
3 25 (51.02%) Automated Testing
3 25 (51.02%) E-Commerce
4 22 (44.90%) Test Automation
5 20 (40.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (28.57%) DevOps
7 9 (18.37%) Functional Testing
8 7 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (14.29%) People Management
8 7 (14.29%) Software Delivery
8 7 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 7 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (10.20%) Automation Testing
9 5 (10.20%) Test Scripting
10 4 (8.16%) System Testing
11 3 (6.12%) Non-Functional Testing
11 3 (6.12%) Waterfall
12 2 (4.08%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.20%) SQL
2 3 (6.12%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) ISEB
2 3 (6.12%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.04%) Degree
3 1 (2.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (69.39%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 5 (10.20%) Microsoft