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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 45 56 45
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 22 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 3.85% 1.32% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.02% 1.45% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 4
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £30,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +23.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,850 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £36,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
547 413 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 95.63% 90.57% 86.65%
Number of salaries quoted 438 360 233
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £65,000
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 30 August 2016.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Bradford

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 45 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (74.51%) QA
3 36 (70.59%) Selenium
4 35 (68.63%) Finance
4 35 (68.63%) Test Strategy
5 28 (54.90%) Test Automation
6 25 (49.02%) Functional Testing
6 25 (49.02%) E-Commerce
7 24 (47.06%) User Acceptance Testing
8 23 (45.10%) Banking
8 23 (45.10%) Retail
8 23 (45.10%) Legal
8 23 (45.10%) Stakeholder Management
8 23 (45.10%) Non-Functional Testing
9 18 (35.29%) Waterfall
10 16 (31.37%) SoapUI
11 15 (29.41%) Automated Testing
12 11 (21.57%) System Testing
13 9 (17.65%) ISEB
14 8 (15.69%) Test Scripting
14 8 (15.69%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (15.69%) Mobile App
14 8 (15.69%) SDLC
15 7 (13.73%) DevOps
15 7 (13.73%) Team Foundation Server
15 7 (13.73%) ISTQB
15 7 (13.73%) SQL
16 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
17 5 (9.80%) TestDirector
17 5 (9.80%) Business Intelligence

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:

Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 36 (70.59%) Selenium
2 16 (31.37%) SoapUI
3 7 (13.73%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (9.80%) TestDirector
5 3 (5.88%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.96%) HP UFT
General
1 35 (68.63%) Finance
2 23 (45.10%) Banking
2 23 (45.10%) Legal
2 23 (45.10%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (68.63%) Analyst
1 35 (68.63%) Test Analyst
2 19 (37.25%) UAT Analyst
2 19 (37.25%) UAT Test Analyst
3 17 (33.33%) Lead Test Analyst
4 15 (29.41%) UAT Lead
4 15 (29.41%) UAT Test Lead
4 15 (29.41%) Web Analyst
4 15 (29.41%) Web Applications Analyst
4 15 (29.41%) Web Test Analyst
5 11 (21.57%) Test Engineer
6 7 (13.73%) SQL Analyst
7 5 (9.80%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 5 (9.80%) Senior Consultant
7 5 (9.80%) Senior Test Automation Consultant
7 5 (9.80%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
7 5 (9.80%) Senior Test Consultant
7 5 (9.80%) Test Automation Consultant
7 5 (9.80%) Test Automation Engineer
7 5 (9.80%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) .NET
1 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (68.63%) Test Strategy
3 28 (54.90%) Test Automation
4 25 (49.02%) E-Commerce
4 25 (49.02%) Functional Testing
5 24 (47.06%) User Acceptance Testing
6 23 (45.10%) Non-Functional Testing
6 23 (45.10%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (35.29%) Waterfall
8 15 (29.41%) Automated Testing
9 11 (21.57%) System Testing
10 8 (15.69%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (15.69%) SDLC
10 8 (15.69%) Test Scripting
11 7 (13.73%) DevOps
12 5 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (9.80%) People Management
12 5 (9.80%) Regression Testing
12 5 (9.80%) Software Delivery
12 5 (9.80%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.73%) SQL
2 3 (5.88%) C#
2 3 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 3 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) ISEB
2 7 (13.73%) ISTQB
3 5 (9.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (74.51%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus car, bonus scheme, etc.
Posted: 6 days ago