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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Automation
Rank 57 45 47
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 5 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 1.01% 0.86% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 1.05% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 1
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +51.78%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
436 287 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 88.26% 82.47% 84.32%
Number of salaries quoted 373 222 178
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 12 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) System Integration Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (80.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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.

General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) System Integration Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) Degree