The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for Automated Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
West Yorkshire / Bradford
Rank 51 52 54
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 2 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bradford 0.52% 2.38% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 2.66% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 1
Median salary £28,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.75% -  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Automated Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bradford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 343 414 350
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 90.03% 89.61% 88.38%
Number of salaries quoted 322 388 259
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Automated Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bradford citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Automated Testing in Bradford

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing in Bradford.

Salary trend for Automated Testing in Bradford

Automated Testing
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bradford region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 9 (75.00%) Legal
1 9 (75.00%) Software Testing
1 9 (75.00%) QA
2 8 (66.67%) Selenium
2 8 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) SoapUI
3 5 (41.67%) Test Strategy
3 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
3 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (41.67%) Banking
3 5 (41.67%) Retail
4 4 (33.33%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 4 (33.33%) Eclipse
4 4 (33.33%) Functional Testing
4 4 (33.33%) MSTest
4 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 3 (25.00%) Manual Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Cucumber
5 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (25.00%) Progress
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (25.00%) WebDriver

Automated Testing
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:

Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Selenium
1 8 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 4 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 4 (33.33%) MSTest
3 3 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (75.00%) Legal
2 5 (41.67%) Banking
2 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Senior Test Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) QA Tester
2 4 (33.33%) Tester
3 3 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Web Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Web Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Web Applications Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Web Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
3 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (41.67%) Test Strategy
4 4 (33.33%) Functional Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (25.00%) Manual Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Progress