The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for Test Scripting skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
West Yorkshire / Bradford
Rank 51 55 36
Rank change year-on-year +4 -19  
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 4 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bradford 1.04% 1.52% 4.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 1.70% 5.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 14
Median salary £29,250 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.42% -6.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  

Test Scripting 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 348 412 337
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 90.16% 89.57% 87.99%
Number of salaries quoted 327 386 249
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 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Scripting 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 in Bradford.

Salary trend for Test Scripting in Bradford

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Bradford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Scripting in Bradford over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Scripting in Bradford

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing Test Scripting 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 Test Scripting.

1 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Legal
2 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
2 5 (71.43%) MSTest
2 5 (71.43%) Functional Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
3 4 (57.14%) QA
3 4 (57.14%) Eclipse
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 2 (28.57%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Coaching
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) People Management
5 1 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
5 1 (14.29%) Security Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Web Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Test Management
5 1 (14.29%) System Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation

Test Scripting
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 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MSTest
2 4 (57.14%) Eclipse
3 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (71.43%) Legal
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Tester
2 4 (57.14%) QA Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Manual Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Software Tester
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Functional Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) People Management
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Security Testing
4 1 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) System Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Test Management
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft