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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 29 40 39
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 24 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 6.28% 3.48% 3.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.43% 4.32% 4.85%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 12
Average salary £40,000 £26,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.94% -37.64%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
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
323 278 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 84.55% 80.58% 73.02%
Number of salaries quoted 216 198 197
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,850 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
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 23 January 2015.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Bradford

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 21 (75.00%) Finance
2 15 (53.57%) SQL
2 15 (53.57%) T-SQL
2 15 (53.57%) SQL Server
2 15 (53.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (35.71%) System Testing
4 10 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (32.14%) Integration Testing
5 9 (32.14%) QA
5 9 (32.14%) Windows
6 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 8 (28.57%) Visual Studio
6 8 (28.57%) .NET
6 8 (28.57%) Manual Testing
6 8 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (28.57%) Mentoring
7 7 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 7 (25.00%) Scrum
7 7 (25.00%) Regression Testing
7 7 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (25.00%) RUP
8 4 (14.29%) IBM
8 4 (14.29%) Android
8 4 (14.29%) Coaching
8 4 (14.29%) Mobile App
8 4 (14.29%) Automation Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (53.57%) SQL Server
1 15 (53.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Visual Studio
1 8 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (96.43%) Analyst
2 16 (57.14%) Test Analyst
3 13 (46.43%) Business Analyst
4 8 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (28.57%) Senior Test Analyst
5 7 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 6 (21.43%) Business Test Analyst
7 4 (14.29%) Lead Business Analyst
7 4 (14.29%) Functional Analyst
8 3 (10.71%) Business Systems Analyst
8 3 (10.71%) Systems Analyst
9 1 (3.57%) QA Analyst
9 1 (3.57%) PeopleSoft Analyst
9 1 (3.57%) COBOL Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Peoplesoft Functional Analyst
9 1 (3.57%) Tester
9 1 (3.57%) Developer
9 1 (3.57%) QA Tester
9 1 (3.57%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Android
2 4 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.57%) Linux
3 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (35.71%) System Testing
3 9 (32.14%) Integration Testing
4 8 (28.57%) Manual Testing
4 8 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 7 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 7 (25.00%) Scrum
5 7 (25.00%) Regression Testing
5 7 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (25.00%) RUP
6 4 (14.29%) Coaching
6 4 (14.29%) Automation Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Test Strategy
6 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
7 3 (10.71%) User Stories
7 3 (10.71%) Time Management
7 3 (10.71%) Release Management
7 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) SQL
1 15 (53.57%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.57%) COBOL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (32.14%) QA
2 3 (10.71%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) IBM
2 4 (14.29%) PeopleSoft
2 4 (14.29%) BT
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle