The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bradford region that had Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank 57 61 44
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 5 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 1.17% 1.28% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 1.30% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 2
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +30.43%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Tester
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bradford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
425 463 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 99.77% 98.93% 95.81%
Number of salaries quoted 396 388 263
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bradford region that featured Tester in the job title.

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Tester
Salary Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Tester across the Bradford region.

Tester Salary Trend in Bradford

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bradford region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Software Testing
2 6 (85.71%) QA
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
3 5 (71.43%) Selenium
4 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) ISEB
4 4 (57.14%) C#
4 4 (57.14%) SoapUI
5 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (42.86%) SDLC
5 3 (42.86%) RAD
5 3 (42.86%) .NET
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
5 3 (42.86%) Project Management
5 3 (42.86%) Scrum
5 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
5 3 (42.86%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (42.86%) Test Management
5 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
5 3 (42.86%) System Testing
6 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
6 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
6 2 (28.57%) Agile Testing
7 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 1 (14.29%) JMeter

Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Selenium
2 4 (57.14%) SoapUI
2 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 1 (14.29%) JMeter
3 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Software Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) RAD
3 3 (42.86%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) SDLC
3 3 (42.86%) System Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 3 (42.86%) Test Management
3 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
3 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
5 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ISEB
2 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
3 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
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