The table below looks at the statistics for Keyword-Driven Testing skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Keyword-Driven Testing over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Keyword-Driven Testing
UK
Rank 855 941 947
Rank change year-on-year
+86 +6
Permanent jobs citing Keyword-Driven Testing 1 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.004% 0.003%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.001% 0.004% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £50,000 -
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
74451 89005 91068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.62% 88.15% 86.54%
Number of salaries quoted 61201 73892 74600
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Keyword-Driven Testing
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Keyword-Driven Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Keyword-Driven Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Keyword-Driven Testing
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Keyword-Driven Testing within the UK.

Keyword-Driven Testing Salary Trend in the UK

Keyword-Driven Testing
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Keyword-Driven Testing within the UK over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +95 1 £42,500 -15.00%
Hertfordshire - 1 £42,500 -
Harpenden - 1 £42,500 -
East of England - 1 £42,500 -

Keyword-Driven Testing
Top 22 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing Keyword-Driven Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Keyword-Driven Testing.

1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (85.71%) Automation Testing
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) ISTQB
3 5 (71.43%) Selenium
4 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
4 4 (57.14%) SaaS
4 4 (57.14%) QA
4 4 (57.14%) ISEB
4 4 (57.14%) SDLC
5 3 (42.86%) Robot Framework
5 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
6 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
6 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
6 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
6 2 (28.57%) HP UFT
6 2 (28.57%) VB
6 2 (28.57%) HP
7 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (14.29%) WebDriver

Keyword-Driven Testing
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Selenium
2 3 (42.86%) Robot Framework
3 2 (28.57%) HP UFT
4 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Automation Test Lead
1 3 (42.86%) QA Leader
1 3 (42.86%) QA Manager
1 3 (42.86%) QA Test Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Test Automation Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Test Leader
1 3 (42.86%) Test Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Test Automation Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Test Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) QA Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) QA Automation Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Software Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (85.71%) Automation Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) SDLC
5 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
5 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
6 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
6 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
3 2 (28.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) ISTQB
2 4 (57.14%) ISEB
3 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) HP