Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 16 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scenario Testing
England > East Midlands
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 178 212 234
Rank change year-on-year +34 +22 -52
Permanent jobs citing Scenario Testing 64 46 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.22% 0.72% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 0.81% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 57 39 18
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,500 £33,045
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +22.56% -17.39%
10th Percentile £30,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,500 £45,000 £45,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £43,750 £42,000
% change year-on-year +8.57% +4.17% +1.51%

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 East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4640 5695 6523
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 88.57% 89.26% 89.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3836 4537 5238
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Scenario Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Scenario Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Scenario Testing in the East Midlands

Scenario Testing
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scenario Testing in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for Scenario Testing in the East Midlands

Scenario Testing
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scenario Testing in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Scenario Testing in the East Midlands

Scenario Testing
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scenario Testing within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 16 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +23 22 £45,000 +12.50%
Derbyshire +2 17 £52,500 +50.00% 1
Leicestershire +22 8 £35,000 +16.67%
Northamptonshire +9 5 £44,000 +3.53%
Scenario Testing
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT jobs citing Scenario Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Scenario Testing.

1 36 (56.25%) Test Automation
2 24 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 23 (35.94%) Finance
4 22 (34.38%) Selenium
5 20 (31.25%) HP Quality Center
6 19 (29.69%) User Acceptance Testing
6 19 (29.69%) QA
6 19 (29.69%) Test Strategy
6 19 (29.69%) Functional Testing
7 18 (28.13%) XML
8 17 (26.56%) SoapUI
9 16 (25.00%) ISEB
9 16 (25.00%) Java
9 16 (25.00%) SQL
9 16 (25.00%) Degree
9 16 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (21.88%) SOAP
11 13 (20.31%) Integration Testing
11 13 (20.31%) JIRA
12 12 (18.75%) Vietnamese Language
12 12 (18.75%) SC Cleared
12 12 (18.75%) Security Cleared
12 12 (18.75%) XML Messaging
12 12 (18.75%) Relational Database
12 12 (18.75%) Customer Requirements
13 11 (17.19%) Service Management
13 11 (17.19%) Oracle
14 10 (15.63%) LoadRunner
14 10 (15.63%) Performance Testing
15 9 (14.06%) Cucumber

Scenario Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 5 (7.81%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (3.13%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (1.56%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.81%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.75%) Relational Database
2 7 (10.94%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.56%) Big Data
4 1 (1.56%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 22 (34.38%) Selenium
2 17 (26.56%) SoapUI
3 13 (20.31%) JIRA
4 10 (15.63%) LoadRunner
5 9 (14.06%) Cucumber
6 8 (12.50%) Jenkins
7 7 (10.94%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (9.38%) HP UFT
8 6 (9.38%) NUnit
8 6 (9.38%) Visual Studio
9 5 (7.81%) CruiseControl
9 5 (7.81%) Git (software)
9 5 (7.81%) Hudson
9 5 (7.81%) JConsole
9 5 (7.81%) JMeter
9 5 (7.81%) NeoLoad
9 5 (7.81%) The Grinder
9 5 (7.81%) VisualVM
10 4 (6.25%) WebDriver
11 1 (1.56%) Protractor
General
1 23 (35.94%) Finance
2 12 (18.75%) Vietnamese Language
3 8 (12.50%) Retail
4 5 (7.81%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (3.13%) Legal
5 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 38 (59.38%) Analyst
2 31 (48.44%) Test Analyst
3 15 (23.44%) Senior Analyst
4 14 (21.88%) Financial Analyst
4 14 (21.88%) Service Analyst
4 14 (21.88%) UAT Analyst
4 14 (21.88%) UAT Test Analyst
5 12 (18.75%) Senior Test Analyst
6 9 (14.06%) Test Leader
7 6 (9.38%) Consultant
7 6 (9.38%) Tester
8 5 (7.81%) Performance Test Leader
9 4 (6.25%) QA Leader
9 4 (6.25%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
9 4 (6.25%) Test Consultant
10 3 (4.69%) Automation Tester
10 3 (4.69%) Performance Consultant
10 3 (4.69%) Performance Test Consultant
10 3 (4.69%) QA Analyst
10 3 (4.69%) Senior QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (28.13%) XML
2 14 (21.88%) SOAP
3 12 (18.75%) XML Messaging
4 7 (10.94%) Gherkin
5 6 (9.38%) JSON
6 5 (7.81%) RESTful
6 5 (7.81%) WSDL
7 1 (1.56%) .NET
7 1 (1.56%) Behat
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.56%) Fintech
2 1 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.56%) Smart Meter
2 1 (1.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.94%) Unix
2 6 (9.38%) Linux
3 5 (7.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (56.25%) Test Automation
2 24 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 19 (29.69%) Functional Testing
3 19 (29.69%) Test Strategy
3 19 (29.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 16 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (20.31%) Integration Testing
6 12 (18.75%) Customer Requirements
7 11 (17.19%) Service Management
8 10 (15.63%) Performance Testing
9 8 (12.50%) Manual Testing
10 7 (10.94%) Load Testing
10 7 (10.94%) OO
10 7 (10.94%) Open Source
10 7 (10.94%) Scrum
10 7 (10.94%) SDLC
11 6 (9.38%) Data Management
11 6 (9.38%) TDD
11 6 (9.38%) Test Management
12 5 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 16 (25.00%) Java
1 16 (25.00%) SQL
2 9 (14.06%) C#
3 3 (4.69%) C
3 3 (4.69%) C++
4 1 (1.56%) Python
4 1 (1.56%) Ruby
4 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (25.00%) Degree
1 16 (25.00%) ISEB
2 12 (18.75%) SC Cleared
2 12 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 6 (9.38%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (29.69%) QA
2 5 (7.81%) PMO
3 1 (1.56%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 20 (31.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (17.19%) Oracle
2 5 (7.81%) Cognizant
2 5 (7.81%) Dynatrace
2 5 (7.81%) HP
3 3 (4.69%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.13%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.56%) SAP
5 1 (1.56%) Siemens