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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 49 31 34
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +3
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 16 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 3.43% 4.49% 3.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.86% 5.42% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 6
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -17.19%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
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
414 277 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 88.65% 82.93% 84.27%
Number of salaries quoted 347 218 182
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 31 (75.61%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (73.17%) Finance
3 27 (65.85%) SQL
3 27 (65.85%) T-SQL
3 27 (65.85%) SQL Server
3 27 (65.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (58.54%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (58.54%) Unit Testing
5 23 (56.10%) Data Warehouse
5 23 (56.10%) RUP
5 23 (56.10%) Scrum
6 21 (51.22%) Coaching
7 19 (46.34%) User Acceptance Testing
8 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
9 14 (34.15%) System Testing
10 12 (29.27%) Waterfall
10 12 (29.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (26.83%) Regression Testing
11 11 (26.83%) Integration Testing
12 8 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
13 7 (17.07%) Mentoring
13 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (12.20%) Mobile App
14 5 (12.20%) Software Testing
14 5 (12.20%) QA
14 5 (12.20%) Windows
15 4 (9.76%) Visual Studio
15 4 (9.76%) .NET
15 4 (9.76%) ISEB

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (65.85%) SQL Server
1 27 (65.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 23 (56.10%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (29.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Visual Studio
1 4 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 30 (73.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 39 (95.12%) Analyst
2 32 (78.05%) Test Analyst
3 26 (63.41%) Business Analyst
4 23 (56.10%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 19 (46.34%) Business Test Analyst
6 7 (17.07%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (17.07%) Senior Test Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Lead Business Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) Business Systems Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (4.88%) Tester
10 1 (2.44%) Developer
10 1 (2.44%) QA Tester
10 1 (2.44%) QA Test Analyst
10 1 (2.44%) COBOL Developer
10 1 (2.44%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.20%) Mobile App
3 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Windows
2 4 (9.76%) Apple iOS
2 4 (9.76%) Android
3 1 (2.44%) UNIX
3 1 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (75.61%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (58.54%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (58.54%) Unit Testing
3 23 (56.10%) RUP
3 23 (56.10%) Scrum
4 21 (51.22%) Coaching
5 19 (46.34%) User Acceptance Testing
6 14 (34.15%) System Testing
7 12 (29.27%) Waterfall
8 11 (26.83%) Regression Testing
8 11 (26.83%) Integration Testing
9 8 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (17.07%) Mentoring
11 5 (12.20%) Software Testing
12 4 (9.76%) Test Strategy
12 4 (9.76%) Test Automation
12 4 (9.76%) Automation Testing
12 4 (9.76%) Manual Testing
13 3 (7.32%) User Stories
13 3 (7.32%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (65.85%) SQL
1 27 (65.85%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.44%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) ISEB
2 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.76%) IBM
2 4 (9.76%) BT
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