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 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Keyword-Driven Testing
UK
Rank 841 918 948
Rank change year-on-year
+77 +30
Permanent jobs citing Keyword-Driven Testing 3 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.011% 0.003%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.004% 0.013% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 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
73134 87529 90334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.13% 87.67% 86.07%
Number of salaries quoted 60219 72776 74467
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 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £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 January 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 +80 3 £42,500 -15.00%
East of England - 3 £42,500 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £42,500 -
Harpenden - 3 £42,500 -

Keyword-Driven Testing
Top 23 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 9 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (88.89%) Automation Testing
3 7 (77.78%) SQL
4 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (66.67%) ISTQB
4 6 (66.67%) Selenium
5 4 (44.44%) QA
5 4 (44.44%) Manual Testing
5 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
5 4 (44.44%) SaaS
5 4 (44.44%) HP
5 4 (44.44%) ISEB
5 4 (44.44%) HP UFT
5 4 (44.44%) SDLC
6 3 (33.33%) Robot Framework
6 3 (33.33%) VB
6 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
6 3 (33.33%) Functional Testing
6 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
7 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (22.22%) WebDriver
7 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

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 (44.44%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Selenium
2 4 (44.44%) HP UFT
3 3 (33.33%) Robot Framework
4 2 (22.22%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Automation Test Lead
1 3 (33.33%) QA Leader
1 3 (33.33%) QA Manager
1 3 (33.33%) QA Test Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Test Automation Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Test Leader
1 3 (33.33%) Test Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Test Automation Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Test Automation Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Test Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) QA Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) QA Automation Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Software Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Software Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (88.89%) Automation Testing
3 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) Manual Testing
4 4 (44.44%) SDLC
5 3 (33.33%) Functional Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
3 3 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 4 (44.44%) ISEB
3 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) HP