Period
to 18 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 18 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scenario Testing
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 103 130 115
Rank change year-on-year +27 -15 +23
Permanent jobs citing Scenario Testing 40 24 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.63% 0.90% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 0.97% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 37 14 13
Edinburgh median annual salary £60,000 £31,250 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +92.00% -8.09% -18.07%
10th Percentile £32,500 £24,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £37,000 £39,358
Scotland median annual salary £48,750 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +43.38% - -18.07%

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,295 2,482 2,050
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 93.52% 92.68% 93.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1,443 1,584 1,346
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £28,550 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%

Scenario Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Scenario Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Scenario Testing in Edinburgh

Scenario Testing
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Scenario Testing in Edinburgh

Scenario Testing
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scenario Testing in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 18 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Scenario Testing in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 February 2019, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Scenario Testing.

1 39 (97.50%) Test Automation
2 37 (92.50%) Test Scripting
3 36 (90.00%) Cucumber
3 36 (90.00%) Gherkin
4 35 (87.50%) BDD
5 34 (85.00%) JavaScript
6 33 (82.50%) Java
7 26 (65.00%) SQL
7 26 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (62.50%) Software Testing
8 25 (62.50%) Finance
9 24 (60.00%) TDD
9 24 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
9 24 (60.00%) Git (software)
9 24 (60.00%) SpecFlow
9 24 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 24 (60.00%) API Testing
10 23 (57.50%) ASP.NET Web API
10 23 (57.50%) SDET
10 23 (57.50%) Process Improvement
10 23 (57.50%) REST
10 23 (57.50%) Agile Testing
10 23 (57.50%) Jenkins
10 23 (57.50%) User Stories
10 23 (57.50%) PowerShell
10 23 (57.50%) TeamCity
10 23 (57.50%) Open Source
10 23 (57.50%) NUnit
10 23 (57.50%) Degree
10 23 (57.50%) JSON

Scenario Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 23 (57.50%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) BrowserStack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (57.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 36 (90.00%) Cucumber
2 24 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 24 (60.00%) SpecFlow
3 23 (57.50%) Jenkins
3 23 (57.50%) NUnit
3 23 (57.50%) TeamCity
4 12 (30.00%) Selenium
5 11 (27.50%) Protractor
6 1 (2.50%) Appium
6 1 (2.50%) Calabash
6 1 (2.50%) FitNesse
6 1 (2.50%) HP UFT
6 1 (2.50%) JIRA
6 1 (2.50%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (2.50%) Mocha
6 1 (2.50%) Robotium
General
1 25 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (57.50%) .NET Developer
1 23 (57.50%) .NET Software Developer
1 23 (57.50%) .NET Software Engineer
1 23 (57.50%) C# Developer
1 23 (57.50%) C# Software Developer
1 23 (57.50%) C# Software Engineer
1 23 (57.50%) Developer
1 23 (57.50%) Developer in Test
1 23 (57.50%) Development Engineer
1 23 (57.50%) Java Developer
1 23 (57.50%) Java Engineer
1 23 (57.50%) Java Software Developer
1 23 (57.50%) Java Software Engineer
1 23 (57.50%) JavaScript Developer
1 23 (57.50%) Software Developer
1 23 (57.50%) Software Development Engineer
1 23 (57.50%) Software Engineer
1 23 (57.50%) Software Test Engineer
1 23 (57.50%) Test Development Engineer
1 23 (57.50%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (90.00%) Gherkin
2 23 (57.50%) .NET
2 23 (57.50%) ASP.NET Web API
2 23 (57.50%) JSON
2 23 (57.50%) REST
2 23 (57.50%) XML
3 1 (2.50%) Jest
3 1 (2.50%) Node.js
3 1 (2.50%) React
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) PMI
2 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (57.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (97.50%) Test Automation
2 37 (92.50%) Test Scripting
3 35 (87.50%) BDD
4 26 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (62.50%) Software Testing
6 24 (60.00%) API Testing
6 24 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 24 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (60.00%) TDD
7 23 (57.50%) Agile Testing
7 23 (57.50%) MVC
7 23 (57.50%) OO
7 23 (57.50%) Open Source
7 23 (57.50%) Process Improvement
7 23 (57.50%) SDET
7 23 (57.50%) User Stories
8 3 (7.50%) Defect Management
9 2 (5.00%) Acceptance Criteria
9 2 (5.00%) Functional Testing
9 2 (5.00%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (85.00%) JavaScript
2 33 (82.50%) Java
3 26 (65.00%) SQL
4 23 (57.50%) C#
4 23 (57.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (57.50%) Degree
2 8 (20.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 23 (57.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft