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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 38 52 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 36 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 6.04% 1.02% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.26% 1.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 33 4 0
Median salary £42,500 £41,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
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
575 364 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 96.48% 92.62% 87.79%
Number of salaries quoted 443 312 319
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £67,500
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 1 October 2016.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Bradford

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 50 (79.37%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (73.02%) QA
3 45 (71.43%) Selenium
4 41 (65.08%) Finance
5 38 (60.32%) Test Strategy
6 31 (49.21%) Test Automation
7 30 (47.62%) E-Commerce
8 28 (44.44%) SoapUI
9 26 (41.27%) Legal
9 26 (41.27%) Stakeholder Management
9 26 (41.27%) Banking
9 26 (41.27%) Retail
10 22 (34.92%) Functional Testing
11 21 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
11 21 (33.33%) Automated Testing
12 16 (25.40%) Non-Functional Testing
13 14 (22.22%) DevOps
14 13 (20.63%) Waterfall
15 12 (19.05%) System Testing
16 10 (15.87%) Microsoft
16 10 (15.87%) Continuous Integration
16 10 (15.87%) Team Foundation Server
16 10 (15.87%) Mobile App
17 9 (14.29%) Test Scripting
17 9 (14.29%) ISEB
18 7 (11.11%) TestDirector
18 7 (11.11%) SQL
18 7 (11.11%) WebDriver
18 7 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
18 7 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement

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 (1.59%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 45 (71.43%) Selenium
2 28 (44.44%) SoapUI
3 10 (15.87%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (11.11%) TestDirector
4 7 (11.11%) WebDriver
5 2 (3.17%) RIATest
6 1 (1.59%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.59%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.59%) MSTest
6 1 (1.59%) OpenSTA
6 1 (1.59%) Rational Robot
General
1 41 (65.08%) Finance
2 26 (41.27%) Banking
2 26 (41.27%) Legal
2 26 (41.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (60.32%) Analyst
1 38 (60.32%) Test Analyst
2 17 (26.98%) UAT Analyst
2 17 (26.98%) UAT Test Analyst
3 16 (25.40%) Test Engineer
4 15 (23.81%) Lead Test Analyst
5 13 (20.63%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 13 (20.63%) Senior Test Engineer
5 13 (20.63%) Test Automation Engineer
5 13 (20.63%) UAT Lead
5 13 (20.63%) UAT Test Lead
5 13 (20.63%) Web Analyst
5 13 (20.63%) Web Applications Analyst
5 13 (20.63%) Web Test Analyst
6 11 (17.46%) Senior Analyst
6 11 (17.46%) Senior Test Analyst
7 7 (11.11%) Consultant
7 7 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
7 7 (11.11%) Senior Test Consultant
7 7 (11.11%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.94%) .NET
2 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.17%) Web Services
4 1 (1.59%) Apache Flex
4 1 (1.59%) Flash
4 1 (1.59%) HTML
4 1 (1.59%) XML
4 1 (1.59%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.87%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (79.37%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (60.32%) Test Strategy
3 31 (49.21%) Test Automation
4 30 (47.62%) E-Commerce
5 26 (41.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 22 (34.92%) Functional Testing
7 21 (33.33%) Automated Testing
7 21 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 16 (25.40%) Non-Functional Testing
9 14 (22.22%) DevOps
10 13 (20.63%) Waterfall
11 12 (19.05%) System Testing
12 10 (15.87%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (14.29%) Test Scripting
14 7 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (11.11%) People Management
14 7 (11.11%) Software Delivery
14 7 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 6 (9.52%) SDLC
16 5 (7.94%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.11%) SQL
2 5 (7.94%) C#
3 3 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (14.29%) ISEB
2 6 (9.52%) ISTQB
3 4 (6.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (73.02%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 10 (15.87%) Microsoft
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