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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 34 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 22 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 5.16% 0.82% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.60% 0.91% -
Number of salaries quoted 22 3 0
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 -
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
393 328 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 92.25% 90.11% 89.79%
Number of salaries quoted 347 283 355
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 4 December 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 43 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (76.74%) E-Commerce
2 33 (76.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 32 (74.42%) Finance
3 32 (74.42%) Selenium
4 28 (65.12%) SoapUI
5 25 (58.14%) Automated Testing
6 23 (53.49%) Software Testing
7 21 (48.84%) Banking
7 21 (48.84%) Retail
7 21 (48.84%) Legal
7 21 (48.84%) QA
7 21 (48.84%) Test Strategy
8 17 (39.53%) Mentoring
9 16 (37.21%) Functional Testing
10 12 (27.91%) .NET
10 12 (27.91%) Process Improvement
11 9 (20.93%) Web Testing
11 9 (20.93%) Coaching
11 9 (20.93%) SDLC
11 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
11 9 (20.93%) Scrum
11 9 (20.93%) Regression Testing
12 8 (18.60%) Progress
12 8 (18.60%) Manual Testing
12 8 (18.60%) Cucumber
12 8 (18.60%) WebDriver
12 8 (18.60%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (11.63%) ISEB
13 5 (11.63%) ISTQB

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 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 32 (74.42%) Selenium
2 28 (65.12%) SoapUI
3 8 (18.60%) Cucumber
3 8 (18.60%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.33%) JMeter
General
1 32 (74.42%) Finance
2 21 (48.84%) Banking
2 21 (48.84%) Legal
2 21 (48.84%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (60.47%) Analyst
1 26 (60.47%) Test Analyst
2 21 (48.84%) Senior Analyst
2 21 (48.84%) Senior Test Analyst
3 16 (37.21%) Senior Test Engineer
3 16 (37.21%) Test Engineer
4 14 (32.56%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 14 (32.56%) Test Automation Engineer
5 13 (30.23%) Lead Test Analyst
5 13 (30.23%) Web Analyst
5 13 (30.23%) Web Test Analyst
6 9 (20.93%) Automation Test Analyst
6 9 (20.93%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
6 9 (20.93%) Senior Web Analyst
7 7 (16.28%) Web Applications Analyst
8 5 (11.63%) Test Leader
9 4 (9.30%) UAT Analyst
9 4 (9.30%) UAT Lead
9 4 (9.30%) UAT Test Analyst
9 4 (9.30%) UAT Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.91%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (76.74%) E-Commerce
2 33 (76.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (58.14%) Automated Testing
4 23 (53.49%) Software Testing
5 21 (48.84%) Test Strategy
6 17 (39.53%) Mentoring
7 16 (37.21%) Functional Testing
8 12 (27.91%) Process Improvement
9 9 (20.93%) Coaching
9 9 (20.93%) Regression Testing
9 9 (20.93%) Scrum
9 9 (20.93%) SDLC
9 9 (20.93%) Web Testing
10 8 (18.60%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (18.60%) Manual Testing
11 4 (9.30%) Non-Functional Testing
11 4 (9.30%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (9.30%) Waterfall
12 3 (6.98%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) ISEB
1 5 (11.63%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (48.84%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) Progress