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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
West Yorkshire / Bradford
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 44 60
Rank change year-on-year -12 +16  
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 5 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bradford 1.07% 4.09% 2.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 4.31% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 14
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year +14.28% -4.10%  

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 429 418 488
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 92.06% 95.00% 90.88%
Number of salaries quoted 354 388 433
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 6 (66.67%) SDLC
3 5 (55.56%) Process Improvement
3 5 (55.56%) Manual Testing
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
4 3 (33.33%) Legal
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Web Testing
4 3 (33.33%) MSTest
4 3 (33.33%) Functional Testing
5 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
5 2 (22.22%) Groovy
5 2 (22.22%) QA
5 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) Finance
6 1 (11.11%) Scrum
6 1 (11.11%) SQL
6 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) CRM
6 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Security Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Test Management
6 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
6 1 (11.11%) System Testing

Test Scripting
Co-occurring 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 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MSTest
2 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
2 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
3 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Test Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Web Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Web Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Manual Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Tester
3 2 (22.22%) QA Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Manual Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Software Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) SDLC
1 6 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
2 5 (55.56%) Manual Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Process Improvement
3 3 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Web Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) People Management
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Security Testing
4 1 (11.11%) System Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Test Management
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Groovy
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft