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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 52 36 34
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -2
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 14 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 2.69% 3.34% 3.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.08% 3.93% 4.61%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 3
Average salary £37,500 £33,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.78% -21.76%
UK excluding London average salary £36,690 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+4.82% +2.94%
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
455 280 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 87.50% 85.11% 84.94%
Number of salaries quoted 402 213 178
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £24,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 7 July 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 28 (84.85%) Business Intelligence
1 28 (84.85%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (81.82%) Scrum
2 27 (81.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 27 (81.82%) Unit Testing
2 27 (81.82%) SQL
2 27 (81.82%) T-SQL
2 27 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 27 (81.82%) RUP
2 27 (81.82%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (69.70%) Finance
3 23 (69.70%) Coaching
4 18 (54.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (54.55%) Waterfall
5 13 (39.39%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (27.27%) Integration Testing
6 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 9 (27.27%) Regression Testing
6 9 (27.27%) System Testing
7 4 (12.12%) Test Automation
7 4 (12.12%) System Integration Testing
7 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (12.12%) ISEB
7 4 (12.12%) Software Testing
8 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
9 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
9 1 (3.03%) UNIX
9 1 (3.03%) Linux
9 1 (3.03%) Manual Testing
9 1 (3.03%) Degree

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (81.82%) SQL Server
1 27 (81.82%) Data Warehouse
1 27 (81.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 18 (54.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 23 (69.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (93.94%) Analyst
1 31 (93.94%) Test Analyst
2 26 (78.79%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 22 (66.67%) Business Analyst
3 22 (66.67%) Business Test Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Tester
6 1 (3.03%) Developer
6 1 (3.03%) COBOL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) UNIX
1 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (84.85%) Business Intelligence
1 28 (84.85%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (81.82%) Scrum
2 27 (81.82%) RUP
2 27 (81.82%) Unit Testing
3 23 (69.70%) Coaching
4 18 (54.55%) Waterfall
5 13 (39.39%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (27.27%) Regression Testing
6 9 (27.27%) Integration Testing
6 9 (27.27%) System Testing
7 4 (12.12%) Test Automation
7 4 (12.12%) System Integration Testing
7 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (12.12%) Software Testing
8 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.03%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (81.82%) SQL
1 27 (81.82%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.03%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) ISEB
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft