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

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 44 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 12 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 2.93% - 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.26% - 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Test Automation
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
368 295 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 89.76% 83.33% 82.77%
Number of salaries quoted 335 209 192
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Bradford

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing Test Automation also 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 that cited Test Automation.

1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (73.33%) Selenium
2 11 (73.33%) E-Commerce
2 11 (73.33%) Finance
3 8 (53.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (53.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 7 (46.67%) WebDriver
4 7 (46.67%) Software Testing
5 6 (40.00%) SDLC
6 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
6 4 (26.67%) Cucumber
6 4 (26.67%) SoapUI
6 4 (26.67%) Test Strategy
6 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
6 4 (26.67%) Banking
6 4 (26.67%) Retail
6 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing
6 4 (26.67%) QA
6 4 (26.67%) Games
6 4 (26.67%) Legal
6 4 (26.67%) JMeter
6 4 (26.67%) C#
6 4 (26.67%) Java
7 3 (20.00%) SQL
7 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (20.00%) ISEB
7 3 (20.00%) Test Management
7 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
8 2 (13.33%) Automation Testing

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing Test Automation also 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 that cited Test Automation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (73.33%) Selenium
2 7 (46.67%) WebDriver
3 4 (26.67%) Cucumber
3 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (26.67%) JMeter
3 4 (26.67%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (73.33%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Banking
2 4 (26.67%) Games
2 4 (26.67%) Legal
2 4 (26.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Analyst
1 9 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Applications Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Automation Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Automation Test Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Test Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Web Applications Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Web Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Principal Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (73.33%) E-Commerce
3 8 (53.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 8 (53.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (46.67%) Software Testing
5 6 (40.00%) SDLC
6 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing
6 4 (26.67%) Test Strategy
6 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
7 3 (20.00%) Test Management
8 2 (13.33%) Automation Testing
8 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (13.33%) Functional Testing
8 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
8 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
8 2 (13.33%) Scrum
8 2 (13.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) C#
1 4 (26.67%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) ISEB
1 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago