Period
to 12 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 12 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scenario Testing
Central London > City of London
6 months to
12 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 207 285 309
Rank change year-on-year +78 +24 -15
Permanent jobs citing Scenario Testing 42 52 50
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.71% 0.50% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.53% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 38 56 40
Median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £51,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +20.77% +8.95%
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,625 £73,750
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year -4.00% +35.14% +8.82%

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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,606 9,783 10,607
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 94.19% 93.38% 93.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4,892 8,640 9,413
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £42,124 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £97,500 £93,750
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -

Scenario Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Scenario Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Scenario Testing in the City of London

Scenario Testing
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Scenario Testing in the City of London.

Salary trend for Scenario Testing in the City of London

Scenario Testing
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Scenario Testing in the City of London over the 6 months to 12 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Scenario Testing in the City of London

For the 6 months to 12 July 2020, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Scenario Testing.

1 27 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (52.38%) Test Scripting
3 21 (50.00%) SDLC
4 18 (42.86%) Test Automation
5 17 (40.48%) Degree
6 16 (38.10%) Business Analysis
6 16 (38.10%) Requirements Gathering
7 14 (33.33%) Use Case
8 13 (30.95%) QA
8 13 (30.95%) SQL
8 13 (30.95%) Project Delivery
8 13 (30.95%) Feasibility Study
8 13 (30.95%) Translating Business Requirements
8 13 (30.95%) User Stories
9 10 (23.81%) Selenium
9 10 (23.81%) JIRA
10 9 (21.43%) Waterfall
11 8 (19.05%) Java
12 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
12 7 (16.67%) Test Strategy
12 7 (16.67%) DevOps
13 6 (14.29%) Manual Testing
13 6 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
13 6 (14.29%) Scrum
13 6 (14.29%) Finance
14 5 (11.90%) Migration
14 5 (11.90%) HTML
14 5 (11.90%) CSS
14 5 (11.90%) SOAP
14 5 (11.90%) Python

Scenario Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.38%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Azure
2 3 (7.14%) AWS
2 3 (7.14%) Office 365
3 2 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) HTTP
2 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (7.14%) RDBMS
1 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 10 (23.81%) JIRA
1 10 (23.81%) Selenium
2 4 (9.52%) HP UFT
2 4 (9.52%) LoadRunner
3 3 (7.14%) Cucumber
3 3 (7.14%) SoapUI
4 2 (4.76%) Cypress.io
4 2 (4.76%) Eclipse
4 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (2.38%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.38%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.38%) Zephyr
General
1 6 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Marketing
2 3 (7.14%) Publishing
3 2 (4.76%) Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Front Office
4 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (57.14%) Analyst
2 17 (40.48%) Business Analyst
3 13 (30.95%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 7 (16.67%) Developer
5 5 (11.90%) QA Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Test Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Test Leader
7 3 (7.14%) Automation Test Lead
7 3 (7.14%) Junior
7 3 (7.14%) Junior QA Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) React Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Tester
8 2 (4.76%) Automation Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Node.js Developer
8 2 (4.76%) QA Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) IT Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) QA Test Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) Senior Java Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) CSS
1 5 (11.90%) Gherkin
1 5 (11.90%) HTML
1 5 (11.90%) Redux
1 5 (11.90%) SOAP
2 4 (9.52%) .NET
3 3 (7.14%) AngularJS
3 3 (7.14%) Node.js
3 3 (7.14%) pytest
4 2 (4.76%) GraphQL
4 2 (4.76%) JSON
4 2 (4.76%) React
4 2 (4.76%) REST
4 2 (4.76%) Web Services
4 2 (4.76%) XML
5 1 (2.38%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (2.38%) Kafka
5 1 (2.38%) Spring
5 1 (2.38%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) PMI
1 3 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
1 3 (7.14%) Virtual Team
2 2 (4.76%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.38%) Derivative
3 1 (2.38%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 1 (2.38%) Market Risk
3 1 (2.38%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Windows
2 3 (7.14%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.38%) Linux
3 1 (2.38%) Solaris
3 1 (2.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (52.38%) Test Scripting
3 21 (50.00%) SDLC
4 18 (42.86%) Test Automation
5 16 (38.10%) Business Analysis
5 16 (38.10%) Requirements Gathering
6 14 (33.33%) Use Case
7 13 (30.95%) Feasibility Study
7 13 (30.95%) Project Delivery
7 13 (30.95%) Translating Business Requirements
7 13 (30.95%) User Stories
8 9 (21.43%) Waterfall
9 7 (16.67%) DevOps
9 7 (16.67%) Test Strategy
10 6 (14.29%) Manual Testing
10 6 (14.29%) Scrum
10 6 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (11.90%) Data Migration
11 5 (11.90%) ETL
11 5 (11.90%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.95%) SQL
2 8 (19.05%) Java
3 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.90%) Python
5 4 (9.52%) C#
6 2 (4.76%) PHP
6 2 (4.76%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.38%) Java 8
7 1 (2.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (40.48%) Degree
2 3 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (7.14%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.38%) ISEB
3 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (30.95%) QA
2 3 (7.14%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.38%) Ansible
2 1 (2.38%) HP ALM
2 1 (2.38%) Icinga
2 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 1 (2.38%) HP
1 1 (2.38%) Micro Focus
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle
1 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
1 1 (2.38%) SAP
1 1 (2.38%) VMware