The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for System Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Testing
West Yorkshire / Bradford
Rank 51 56 47
Rank change year-on-year +5 -9  
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 4 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bradford 1.04% 0.66% 2.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 0.74% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 5
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -18.75%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% -  

System 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 348 407 338
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 90.16% 89.45% 88.25%
Number of salaries quoted 327 382 249
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 £56,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

System Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

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

Job vacancy trend for System Testing in Bradford

System Testing
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

Salary trend for System Testing in Bradford

System Testing
Salary Histogram in Bradford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing System Testing in Bradford over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for System Testing in Bradford

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing System 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 System Testing.

1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Test Management
2 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (50.00%) SDLC
3 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) SoapUI
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
3 3 (37.50%) Selenium
3 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (37.50%) RAD
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (25.00%) Business Process Mapping
4 2 (25.00%) Software Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring

System 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 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Selenium
1 3 (37.50%) SoapUI
1 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Systems Test Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Business Process Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) IT Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Process Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Junior
5 1 (12.50%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Junior Business Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Junior Business Process Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Junior Process Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Lead Business Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Scrum
1 4 (50.00%) SDLC
1 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (50.00%) Test Management
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) RAD
2 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Business Process Mapping
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) People Management
4 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
1 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft