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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Keyword-Driven Testing
Rank 904 951 1008
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +57
Permanent jobs citing Keyword-Driven Testing 5 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.013% 0.004%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.006% 0.015% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 5
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +23.45%
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £30,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -25.92%

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
87589 93360 100944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.87% 86.37% 85.34%
Number of salaries quoted 73004 75835 82109
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 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 8 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 28 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +14 5 £42,500 -15.00%
Yorkshire +7 3 £41,250 -
South Yorkshire - 3 £41,250 -
London +34 1 £50,000 -
Preston - 1 - -
Sheffield - 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -

Keyword-Driven Testing
Top 18 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 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%) ISTQB
1 9 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 9 (100.00%) Automation Testing
2 8 (88.89%) HP
2 8 (88.89%) HP UFT
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (44.44%) Waterfall
4 4 (44.44%) Functional Testing
4 4 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
4 4 (44.44%) Manual Testing
4 4 (44.44%) ISEB
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) VB
4 4 (44.44%) Data Mining
5 1 (11.11%) Selenium
5 1 (11.11%) Java

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) HP UFT
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Automation Test Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Automation Tester
1 4 (44.44%) Test Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Tester
2 1 (11.11%) Java Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 9 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Functional Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Manual Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
3 4 (44.44%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
1 4 (44.44%) VB
2 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (55.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (44.44%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) HP