The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bradford region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 33 29 39
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 11 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 3.26% 3.73% 3.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.78% 4.38% 4.36%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 4
Average salary £35,000 - £33,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 - £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £35,750 - £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
291 274 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 86.35% 85.09% 78.57%
Number of salaries quoted 221 166 221
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Test Scripting
West Yorkshire

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
Salary Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Bradford

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 15 (60.00%) Finance
2 12 (48.00%) Software Testing
2 12 (48.00%) Degree
3 10 (40.00%) ISEB
4 9 (36.00%) LoadRunner
4 9 (36.00%) HP
4 9 (36.00%) Project Planning
4 9 (36.00%) Retail Banking
4 9 (36.00%) Banking
4 9 (36.00%) Retail
4 9 (36.00%) Investment Banking
4 9 (36.00%) Telecoms
5 6 (24.00%) Regression Testing
6 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 5 (20.00%) SQL
7 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
7 4 (16.00%) Scrum
7 4 (16.00%) System Testing
8 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
8 3 (12.00%) Validation
8 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (12.00%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (12.00%) XML
8 3 (12.00%) RUP
8 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (8.00%) SOA
9 2 (8.00%) Web Services

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) Apache
1 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Agresso
1 1 (4.00%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (4.00%) Ranorex
2 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.00%) JUnit
General
1 15 (60.00%) Finance
2 9 (36.00%) Retail Banking
2 9 (36.00%) Banking
2 9 (36.00%) Retail
2 9 (36.00%) Investment Banking
2 9 (36.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Analyst
2 9 (36.00%) Test Consultant
2 9 (36.00%) Consultant
2 9 (36.00%) Performance Test Consultant
2 9 (36.00%) Performance Consultant
3 6 (24.00%) Test Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) Tester
5 3 (12.00%) Business Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) PeopleSoft Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Software Tester
7 1 (4.00%) Java Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Test Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Test Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Applications Support
7 1 (4.00%) Business Test Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) XML
2 2 (8.00%) Web Services
2 2 (8.00%) XSLT
3 1 (4.00%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (4.00%) Spring
3 1 (4.00%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (4.00%) Java EE
3 1 (4.00%) EJB
3 1 (4.00%) JDBC
3 1 (4.00%) Servlets
3 1 (4.00%) Struts
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Software Testing
2 9 (36.00%) Project Planning
3 6 (24.00%) Regression Testing
4 4 (16.00%) Scrum
4 4 (16.00%) System Testing
5 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Validation
5 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.00%) RUP
5 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.00%) SOA
6 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (8.00%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (8.00%) Data Mapping
6 2 (8.00%) Software Architecture
7 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Web Design
7 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Degree
2 10 (40.00%) ISEB
3 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) HP
2 3 (12.00%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (4.00%) JBoss
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft