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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Keyword-Driven Testing over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Keyword-Driven Testing
Rank 930 934 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Keyword-Driven Testing 5 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.003% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.006% 0.003% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 - -

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
87935 90766 89428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 86.82% 85.27% 84.97%
Number of salaries quoted 72987 74501 71137
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Keyword-Driven Testing
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Keyword-Driven Testing within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Keyword-Driven Testing within the UK over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +22 5 £50,000 +11.11%
London +7 2 £50,000 +11.11%
Birmingham - 2 £50,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £50,000 -
Leicester - 1 £50,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 £50,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £50,000 -

Keyword-Driven Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Keyword-Driven Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Keyword-Driven Testing.

1 32 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 26 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (81.25%) HP UFT
3 25 (78.13%) HP
3 25 (78.13%) ISTQB
3 25 (78.13%) HP Quality Center
3 25 (78.13%) Automation Testing
3 25 (78.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (21.88%) Selenium
4 7 (21.88%) Java
5 4 (12.50%) Software Testing
6 3 (9.38%) Docker
6 3 (9.38%) DevOps
6 3 (9.38%) SoapUI
6 3 (9.38%) Build Automation
6 3 (9.38%) Jenkins
6 3 (9.38%) Puppet
6 3 (9.38%) JIRA
6 3 (9.38%) QA
6 3 (9.38%) Robot Framework
6 3 (9.38%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (9.38%) Vagrant
6 3 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (9.38%) Subversion
6 3 (9.38%) Maven
6 3 (9.38%) Automated Testing
6 3 (9.38%) Ruby
6 3 (9.38%) Test Management
6 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (9.38%) System Testing

Keyword-Driven Testing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Keyword-Driven Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Keyword-Driven Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (81.25%) HP UFT
2 7 (21.88%) Selenium
3 3 (9.38%) Ant
3 3 (9.38%) Git (software)
3 3 (9.38%) Jenkins
3 3 (9.38%) JIRA
3 3 (9.38%) Maven
3 3 (9.38%) Robot Framework
3 3 (9.38%) Sahi
3 3 (9.38%) SoapUI
3 3 (9.38%) Subversion
3 3 (9.38%) TestNG
3 3 (9.38%) Vagrant
3 3 (9.38%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 25 (78.13%) Automation Tester
1 25 (78.13%) Tester
2 6 (18.75%) Automation Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Test Automation Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Test Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Java Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) SOAP
1 3 (9.38%) XML
2 1 (3.13%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 26 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (78.13%) Automation Testing
4 4 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 3 (9.38%) Automated Testing
5 3 (9.38%) Build Automation
5 3 (9.38%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (9.38%) DevOps
5 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
5 3 (9.38%) OO
5 3 (9.38%) Regression Testing
5 3 (9.38%) System Testing
5 3 (9.38%) Test Management
6 1 (3.13%) Defect Management
6 1 (3.13%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) Java
2 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
2 3 (9.38%) Python
2 3 (9.38%) Ruby
2 3 (9.38%) SQL
2 3 (9.38%) VB
3 1 (3.13%) C#
3 1 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (78.13%) ISTQB
1 25 (78.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 25 (78.13%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (9.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (78.13%) HP
2 1 (3.13%) Rally