The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting 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 Scripting over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 36 43 35
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 18 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 4.52% 2.71% 4.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.41% 3.32% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 14
Average salary £37,500 £32,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% -24.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £25,700 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Test Scripting
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
333 271 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 83.67% 81.63% 76.49%
Number of salaries quoted 247 205 204
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,750 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Bradford

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing Test Scripting 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 Scripting.

1 29 (72.50%) Finance
2 25 (62.50%) SQL
2 25 (62.50%) T-SQL
2 25 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 25 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (47.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
6 17 (42.50%) Scrum
6 17 (42.50%) RUP
6 17 (42.50%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (42.50%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (42.50%) Unit Testing
7 14 (35.00%) Coaching
8 13 (32.50%) System Testing
8 13 (32.50%) Integration Testing
9 11 (27.50%) MS Excel
10 10 (25.00%) Regression Testing
10 10 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (22.50%) QA
11 9 (22.50%) Windows
12 8 (20.00%) Visual Studio
12 8 (20.00%) .NET
12 8 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (20.00%) Manual Testing
13 7 (17.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (17.50%) Waterfall
13 7 (17.50%) Mentoring
14 6 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
15 4 (10.00%) Management Information System

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing Test Scripting 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 Scripting. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 11 (27.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 25 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (42.50%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (17.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 8 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 29 (72.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 39 (97.50%) Analyst
2 28 (70.00%) Test Analyst
3 21 (52.50%) Business Analyst
4 17 (42.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 14 (35.00%) Business Test Analyst
6 11 (27.50%) Senior Analyst
6 11 (27.50%) Senior Test Analyst
7 4 (10.00%) Lead Business Analyst
7 4 (10.00%) Functional Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Business Systems Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Systems Analyst
9 1 (2.50%) QA Tester
9 1 (2.50%) QA Test Analyst
9 1 (2.50%) Peoplesoft Functional Analyst
9 1 (2.50%) QA Analyst
9 1 (2.50%) PeopleSoft Analyst
9 1 (2.50%) COBOL Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Tester
9 1 (2.50%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (22.50%) Windows
2 4 (10.00%) Android
2 4 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.50%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (47.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 17 (42.50%) Unit Testing
3 17 (42.50%) RUP
3 17 (42.50%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (42.50%) Scrum
4 14 (35.00%) Coaching
5 13 (32.50%) Integration Testing
5 13 (32.50%) System Testing
6 10 (25.00%) Regression Testing
7 8 (20.00%) Manual Testing
8 7 (17.50%) Waterfall
8 7 (17.50%) Mentoring
9 6 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (10.00%) Test Strategy
10 4 (10.00%) Automation Testing
11 3 (7.50%) User Stories
11 3 (7.50%) Time Management
11 3 (7.50%) Configuration Management
11 3 (7.50%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 25 (62.50%) SQL
1 25 (62.50%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.50%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (22.50%) QA
2 3 (7.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.00%) BT
2 4 (10.00%) PeopleSoft
2 4 (10.00%) IBM
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle
Bradford, West Yorkshire
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