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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Keyword-Driven Testing
Rank 889 935 -
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -
Permanent jobs citing Keyword-Driven Testing 7 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.004% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.008% 0.005% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 0
Average salary £50,000 £40,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.45% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £40,500 -
% change year-on-year
-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
91880 97952 88496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.25% 82.00% 80.12%
Number of salaries quoted 74257 78947 72679
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Keyword-Driven Testing over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 within the UK.

Keyword-Driven Testing Salary Histogram in the UK

Keyword-Driven Testing
Top 6 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 4 May 2015. 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 +31 7 £50,000 +23.45%
London - 4 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £30,000 -
South East - 2 £30,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
Coventry - 1 £40,000 -

Keyword-Driven Testing
Top 29 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (60.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 5 (50.00%) Scrum
3 5 (50.00%) HP
3 5 (50.00%) Automation Testing
3 5 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
4 4 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (30.00%) BDD
5 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
5 3 (30.00%) Agile Testing
5 3 (30.00%) QA
5 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (30.00%) Java
5 3 (30.00%) TDD
6 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (20.00%) C#
6 2 (20.00%) VBScript
6 2 (20.00%) VB
6 2 (20.00%) .NET
6 2 (20.00%) Selenium
6 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
7 1 (10.00%) WAI
7 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (10.00%) JUnit
7 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
7 1 (10.00%) ISEB

Keyword-Driven Testing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (10.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Automation Tester
1 6 (60.00%) Tester
2 3 (30.00%) QA Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) QA Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Test Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (50.00%) Scrum
2 5 (50.00%) Automation Testing
3 3 (30.00%) BDD
3 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) VBScript
2 2 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) WAI
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) HP