Period
to 17 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scenario Testing
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 123 122 145
Rank change year-on-year -1 +23 +1
Permanent jobs citing Scenario Testing 10 25 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.59% 1.50% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 1.63% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4 23 16
Gloucestershire median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.13% -11.11% +3.45%
10th Percentile £35,000 £27,550 £37,500
90th Percentile £51,375 £45,000 £62,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,568 1,531 1,919
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 92.95% 92.01% 90.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1,274 1,244 1,409
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

Scenario Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Scenario Testing in Gloucestershire

Scenario Testing
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Scenario Testing in Gloucestershire

Scenario Testing
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scenario Testing within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 17 August 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
Cheltenham +3 8 £41,250 -
Scenario Testing
South West

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Scenario Testing.

1 10 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (80.00%) ISTQB
3 7 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (70.00%) Configuration Management
4 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 5 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (50.00%) DV Cleared
5 5 (50.00%) Ruby
5 5 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
5 5 (50.00%) Perl
5 5 (50.00%) Python
5 5 (50.00%) Bash Shell
5 5 (50.00%) Puppet
5 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 5 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (50.00%) SDLC
5 5 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (40.00%) Selenium
6 4 (40.00%) JIRA
6 4 (40.00%) Performance Testing
7 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (30.00%) ISEB
7 3 (30.00%) LoadRunner
7 3 (30.00%) C#
7 3 (30.00%) C++
7 3 (30.00%) Java
7 3 (30.00%) SQL

Scenario Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (10.00%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Apache Accumulo
1 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (40.00%) JIRA
2 4 (40.00%) Selenium
3 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (30.00%) LoadRunner
4 1 (10.00%) JMeter
4 1 (10.00%) WATIR
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Test Scripter
3 3 (30.00%) Tester
4 2 (20.00%) Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Automation Tester
5 1 (10.00%) Lead Tester
5 1 (10.00%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (70.00%) Configuration Management
2 7 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
3 5 (50.00%) SDLC
4 4 (40.00%) Performance Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (30.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (30.00%) User Stories
6 2 (20.00%) Conflict Management
6 2 (20.00%) Fault Management
6 2 (20.00%) Matrix Management
6 2 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
7 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
7 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 5 (50.00%) Perl
1 5 (50.00%) Python
1 5 (50.00%) Ruby
2 3 (30.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) C++
2 3 (30.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) ISTQB
2 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 5 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (30.00%) ISEB
4 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) CA Agile Central