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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 39 62 43
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -19
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 23 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 5.40% 1.07% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.76% 1.19% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 23 4 3
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
399 421 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 93.66% 89.96% 86.23%
Number of salaries quoted 372 352 228
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bradford region citing Test Automation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 40 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (82.50%) Finance
3 30 (75.00%) E-Commerce
3 30 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 29 (72.50%) Selenium
4 29 (72.50%) Non-Functional Testing
5 22 (55.00%) Software Testing
5 22 (55.00%) Test Strategy
5 22 (55.00%) QA
6 19 (47.50%) Waterfall
6 19 (47.50%) Banking
6 19 (47.50%) Retail
6 19 (47.50%) Legal
7 18 (45.00%) Functional Testing
7 18 (45.00%) SDLC
8 12 (30.00%) SoapUI
9 11 (27.50%) .NET
9 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
9 11 (27.50%) Scrum
10 10 (25.00%) C#
10 10 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (22.50%) Automated Testing
12 8 (20.00%) Regression Testing
13 7 (17.50%) WebDriver
13 7 (17.50%) Cucumber
13 7 (17.50%) Integration Testing
13 7 (17.50%) Jenkins
13 7 (17.50%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (17.50%) JMeter
13 7 (17.50%) Java

Test Automation
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 29 (72.50%) Selenium
2 12 (30.00%) SoapUI
3 7 (17.50%) Cucumber
3 7 (17.50%) Jenkins
3 7 (17.50%) JMeter
3 7 (17.50%) WebDriver
4 3 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (82.50%) Finance
2 19 (47.50%) Banking
2 19 (47.50%) Legal
2 19 (47.50%) Retail
3 7 (17.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (60.00%) Analyst
1 24 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 11 (27.50%) Lead Test Analyst
3 10 (25.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 10 (25.00%) UAT Analyst
3 10 (25.00%) UAT Lead
3 10 (25.00%) UAT Test Analyst
3 10 (25.00%) UAT Test Lead
3 10 (25.00%) Web Analyst
3 10 (25.00%) Web Applications Analyst
3 10 (25.00%) Web Test Analyst
4 9 (22.50%) Applications Engineer
4 9 (22.50%) Test Engineer
4 9 (22.50%) Web Applications Engineer
4 9 (22.50%) Web Engineer
5 8 (20.00%) Test Leader
6 7 (17.50%) Automation Test Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Systems Tester
7 3 (7.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (27.50%) .NET
2 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 30 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 29 (72.50%) Non-Functional Testing
4 22 (55.00%) Software Testing
4 22 (55.00%) Test Strategy
5 19 (47.50%) Waterfall
6 18 (45.00%) Functional Testing
6 18 (45.00%) SDLC
7 11 (27.50%) Scrum
8 10 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (22.50%) Automated Testing
10 8 (20.00%) Regression Testing
11 7 (17.50%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (17.50%) Integration Testing
11 7 (17.50%) Service Management
12 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (7.50%) System Testing
12 3 (7.50%) Test Management
12 3 (7.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.00%) C#
2 7 (17.50%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (55.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
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