The first table below looks at the demand for the Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bradford region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tester
Rank 47 47 44
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 3 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 0.87% 0.80% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.83% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 5
Average salary £23,000 £26,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.20% -29.33%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Job Titles Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
323 363 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 93.35% 96.29% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 261 261 299
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £18,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Tester
West Yorkshire

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Tester in the job title across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford region that cited Tester in their job title 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 with Tester in their job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Regression Testing
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
1 7 (87.50%) Test Scripting
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) QA
2 4 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Ranorex
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Validation
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security
4 1 (12.50%) Wireless Security
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security
4 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Publishing
4 1 (12.50%) Wireless

Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford region that cited Tester in their job title 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 with Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Wireless
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
1 1 (12.50%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Ranorex
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Regression Testing
1 7 (87.50%) Test Scripting
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
3 3 (37.50%) Validation
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security
4 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago