Period
to 9 December 2018

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 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scenario Testing
England > East Midlands
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 153 169 214
Rank change year-on-year +16 +45 +30
Permanent jobs citing Scenario Testing 64 67 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.45% 1.28% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.56% 1.41% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 54 58 34
East Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +8.43% +25.59%
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,750 £26,625
90th Percentile £56,750 £60,375 £45,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +7.95% +6.02%

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 4,097 4,766 5,845
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 92.57% 90.99% 91.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3,086 3,950 4,653
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,091
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -4.97% +5.23%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 9 December 2018.

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 9 December 2018. 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 +45 43 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Leicestershire -7 20 £30,000 -14.29% 1
Derbyshire +2 1 £28,500 -45.71%
Scenario Testing
England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Scenario Testing.

1 46 (71.88%) Test Automation
2 40 (62.50%) QA
3 37 (57.81%) Java
4 30 (46.88%) C#
5 29 (45.31%) SDLC
6 27 (42.19%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (37.50%) User Stories
8 23 (35.94%) Selenium
9 22 (34.38%) JIRA
9 22 (34.38%) Functional Testing
9 22 (34.38%) Test Management
10 21 (32.81%) Non-Functional Testing
10 21 (32.81%) Zephyr
11 19 (29.69%) Scrum
12 18 (28.13%) OO
13 17 (26.56%) WebDriver
14 16 (25.00%) Git (software)
14 16 (25.00%) SoapUI
14 16 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
14 16 (25.00%) ISTQB
14 16 (25.00%) OOP
14 16 (25.00%) JMeter
15 15 (23.44%) Regression Testing
15 15 (23.44%) Project Planning
15 15 (23.44%) Exploratory Testing
16 14 (21.88%) Fintech
16 14 (21.88%) Unit Testing
16 14 (21.88%) Finance
16 14 (21.88%) Subversion
17 13 (20.31%) Software Testing

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) SAP SCM
2 1 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.56%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.56%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.56%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.56%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.56%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.56%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.56%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (35.94%) Selenium
2 22 (34.38%) JIRA
3 21 (32.81%) Zephyr
4 17 (26.56%) WebDriver
5 16 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 16 (25.00%) JMeter
5 16 (25.00%) SoapUI
6 14 (21.88%) Subversion
7 9 (14.06%) Sonatype Nexus
8 6 (9.38%) JUnit
8 6 (9.38%) Maven
9 5 (7.81%) Cucumber
9 5 (7.81%) LoadRunner
9 5 (7.81%) NeoLoad
10 2 (3.13%) Calabash
10 2 (3.13%) Capybara
10 2 (3.13%) NUnit
10 2 (3.13%) Protractor
11 1 (1.56%) UI Automator
11 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (21.88%) Finance
2 7 (10.94%) Manufacturing
3 6 (9.38%) Banking
4 4 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (32.81%) QA Engineer
2 16 (25.00%) Senior QA Engineer
3 15 (23.44%) Java Engineer
3 15 (23.44%) Senior Java Engineer
3 15 (23.44%) Tester
4 12 (18.75%) Analyst
5 8 (12.50%) Systems Tester
5 8 (12.50%) Test Analyst
6 6 (9.38%) Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Developer in Test
6 6 (9.38%) Engineering Manager
6 6 (9.38%) QA Automation Engineer
6 6 (9.38%) QA Leader
6 6 (9.38%) QA Test Engineer
6 6 (9.38%) Quality Manager
6 6 (9.38%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
6 6 (9.38%) Senior Test Engineer
6 6 (9.38%) Software Manager
6 6 (9.38%) Test Automation Engineer
6 6 (9.38%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.50%) JSON
1 8 (12.50%) Web Services
2 6 (9.38%) Node.js
2 6 (9.38%) REST
2 6 (9.38%) RESTful
3 2 (3.13%) Gherkin
3 2 (3.13%) Spine.js
3 2 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.88%) Fintech
2 9 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (10.94%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.13%) NHS
4 2 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.38%) Android
1 6 (9.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (71.88%) Test Automation
2 29 (45.31%) SDLC
3 27 (42.19%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (37.50%) User Stories
5 22 (34.38%) Functional Testing
5 22 (34.38%) Test Management
6 21 (32.81%) Non-Functional Testing
7 19 (29.69%) Scrum
8 18 (28.13%) OO
9 16 (25.00%) OOP
9 16 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 15 (23.44%) Exploratory Testing
10 15 (23.44%) Project Planning
10 15 (23.44%) Regression Testing
11 14 (21.88%) Unit Testing
12 13 (20.31%) Software Testing
13 9 (14.06%) API Testing
13 9 (14.06%) QA Automation
13 9 (14.06%) Software Engineering
13 9 (14.06%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (57.81%) Java
2 30 (46.88%) C#
3 7 (10.94%) Python
4 5 (7.81%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.13%) SQL
6 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (6.25%) Degree
3 2 (3.13%) ISEB
4 1 (1.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (62.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.56%) HP ALM
2 1 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.56%) Nmap
Vendors
1 8 (12.50%) SAP
2 6 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.38%) Reuters
3 1 (1.56%) Epicor
3 1 (1.56%) HP
3 1 (1.56%) Infor
3 1 (1.56%) JD Edwards
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle