Period
to 27 February 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Scenario Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Scenario Testing over the 6 months to 27 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scenario Testing
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
27 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 121 143 183
Rank change year-on-year +22 +40 0
Permanent jobs citing Scenario Testing 8 6 8
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.48% 0.24% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.26% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 6
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £38,625 £32,129 £36,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £45,000 £47,500
West Midlands median annual salary £43,750 £44,750 £39,114
% change year-on-year -2.23% +14.41% +25.16%

Scenario Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,531 2,306 3,043
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 91.84% 94.05% 93.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1,268 2,025 2,170
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £35,768 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £76,250
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%

Scenario Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Scenario Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Scenario Testing in Birmingham

Scenario Testing
Salary Trend in Birmingham

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Scenario Testing in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Scenario Testing in Birmingham

Scenario Testing
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Salary distribution for jobs citing Scenario Testing in Birmingham over the 6 months to 27 February 2021.

Salary histogram for Scenario Testing in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 February 2021, IT jobs citing Scenario Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Scenario Testing.

1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (62.50%) Selenium
2 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
3 4 (50.00%) SpecFlow
3 4 (50.00%) Black-Box Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Cypress.io
3 4 (50.00%) Azure
3 4 (50.00%) SDLC
3 4 (50.00%) Analytical Thinking
3 4 (50.00%) QA
3 4 (50.00%) White-Box Testing
3 4 (50.00%) TDD
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (50.00%) Regression Testing
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) XHTML
4 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) jQuery
5 2 (25.00%) SAP HCM
5 2 (25.00%) System Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (25.00%) Exploratory Testing
5 2 (25.00%) SAP HR
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) Migration

Scenario Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) SAP HCM
1 2 (25.00%) SAP HR
1 2 (25.00%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Azure
2 1 (12.50%) BrowserStack
2 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Selenium
2 4 (50.00%) Cypress.io
2 4 (50.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (12.50%) JIRA
3 1 (12.50%) JMeter
3 1 (12.50%) Maven
3 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
3 1 (12.50%) TestRail
3 1 (12.50%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) QA Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Functional Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Payroll Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SaaS Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Functional Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SAP HCM Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Payroll Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) CSS
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) jQuery
1 3 (37.50%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
3 4 (50.00%) Analytical Thinking
3 4 (50.00%) Black-Box Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 4 (50.00%) SDLC
3 4 (50.00%) TDD
3 4 (50.00%) White-Box Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Exploratory Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) System Testing
5 1 (12.50%) DevOps
5 1 (12.50%) Line Management
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft