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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 47 26 38
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +12
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 6 24 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 1.47% 6.70% 3.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 8.03% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 3
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +50.94%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
367 299 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 89.95% 83.52% 82.61%
Number of salaries quoted 334 215 190
Average salary £41,000 £38,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.49% -1.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 24 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 10 (90.91%) SQL
1 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 9 (81.82%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (72.73%) Coaching
3 8 (72.73%) System Integration Testing
3 8 (72.73%) Defect Tracking
3 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
3 8 (72.73%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (63.64%) Manual Testing
5 6 (54.55%) Regression Testing
5 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
5 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
6 3 (27.27%) SLA
7 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (18.18%) Banking
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
7 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
8 1 (9.09%) QA
8 1 (9.09%) General Ledger
8 1 (9.09%) Unisys

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Analyst
1 8 (72.73%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 8 (72.73%) Business Test Analyst
1 8 (72.73%) Test Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Test Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) Manual Test Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) UAT Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) UAT Test Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (72.73%) Coaching
2 8 (72.73%) Defect Tracking
2 8 (72.73%) System Integration Testing
3 7 (63.64%) Manual Testing
4 6 (54.55%) Regression Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
6 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Unisys