Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scenario Testing
England > London
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 450 471 549
Rank change year-on-year +21 +78 -12
Permanent jobs citing Scenario Testing 401 434 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.58% 0.59% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.64% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 283 240 311
London median annual salary £51,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.90% +5.00% +1.01%
10th Percentile £32,800 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +1.15% +2.35%

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 63,396 68,186 74,393
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.73% 92.59% 92.14%
Number of salaries quoted 50,653 53,042 64,363
London median annual salary £62,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Scenario Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Scenario Testing in London

Scenario Testing
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Scenario Testing in London

Scenario Testing
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scenario Testing in London over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Scenario Testing in London

Scenario Testing
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scenario Testing within the London region over the 6 months to 20 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
Central London -21 64 £50,000 -4.76% 10
West London +50 39 £45,000 -21.74% 8
South London -12 10 £50,000 -4.76% 2
East London - 2 £22,500 - 2
Scenario Testing
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 London region with a requirement for Scenario Testing.

1 266 (66.33%) Agile Software Development
2 248 (61.85%) Test Automation
3 148 (36.91%) QA
4 134 (33.42%) SQL
5 133 (33.17%) Test Scripting
6 126 (31.42%) Finance
7 124 (30.92%) Java
8 117 (29.18%) Selenium
9 110 (27.43%) BDD
10 101 (25.19%) Degree
11 98 (24.44%) C#
12 97 (24.19%) Analytical Skills
13 93 (23.19%) Scrum
14 89 (22.19%) Regression Testing
15 88 (21.95%) TDD
16 81 (20.20%) Git (software)
17 75 (18.70%) User Acceptance Testing
18 74 (18.45%) Continuous Integration
19 73 (18.20%) Performance Testing
20 72 (17.96%) Jenkins
21 71 (17.71%) User Stories
21 71 (17.71%) Cucumber
22 70 (17.46%) XML
23 67 (16.71%) JIRA
23 67 (16.71%) SDLC
24 65 (16.21%) Test Strategy
25 63 (15.71%) Software Testing
26 61 (15.21%) Problem-Solving
27 55 (13.72%) ISTQB
28 54 (13.47%) OO

Scenario Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 28 (6.98%) Confluence
1 28 (6.98%) IIS
2 11 (2.74%) Apache Spark
3 9 (2.24%) SAS
4 3 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.50%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.25%) CMS
6 1 (0.25%) Moodle
6 1 (0.25%) Mule
6 1 (0.25%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 30 (7.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (2.74%) OmniGraffle
3 10 (2.49%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (1.75%) Mingle
5 2 (0.50%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.00%) Oracle Assets
1 4 (1.00%) Oracle Cash Management
1 4 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (1.00%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (1.00%) Oracle Receivables
1 4 (1.00%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 2 (0.50%) Magento
2 2 (0.50%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.25%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.25%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.25%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 23 (5.74%) SaaS
2 11 (2.74%) GitHub
3 10 (2.49%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (2.00%) IaaS
5 7 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (1.75%) Firebase
6 6 (1.50%) Adobe Analytics
7 5 (1.25%) Google Play
8 4 (1.00%) BlazeMeter
9 3 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (0.75%) npm
9 3 (0.75%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 3 (0.75%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 2 (0.50%) BrowserStack
10 2 (0.50%) Heroku
10 2 (0.50%) Sauce Labs
10 2 (0.50%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.25%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.00%) HTTP
1 4 (1.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.25%) 3G
2 1 (0.25%) Broadband
2 1 (0.25%) Firewall
2 1 (0.25%) FTP
2 1 (0.25%) LAN
2 1 (0.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.25%) VoIP
2 1 (0.25%) VPN
2 1 (0.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (11.72%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.99%) Big Data
2 16 (3.99%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (2.99%) Hadoop
4 11 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (2.24%) BusinessObjects
6 8 (2.00%) Relational Database
6 8 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (1.75%) Apache Accumulo
7 7 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (1.50%) Blockchain
9 5 (1.25%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.25%) SQL Server 2016
10 4 (1.00%) Apache Hive
10 4 (1.00%) DB2
10 4 (1.00%) MongoDB
10 4 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.50%) Data Lake
12 2 (0.50%) HBase
Development Applications
1 117 (29.18%) Selenium
2 81 (20.20%) Git (software)
3 72 (17.96%) Jenkins
4 71 (17.71%) Cucumber
5 67 (16.71%) JIRA
6 51 (12.72%) SpecFlow
7 44 (10.97%) JMeter
8 37 (9.23%) Team Foundation Server
9 33 (8.23%) NUnit
9 33 (8.23%) WebDriver
10 30 (7.48%) TeamCity
11 28 (6.98%) JUnit
12 19 (4.74%) Appium
13 18 (4.49%) SoapUI
13 18 (4.49%) Visual Studio
14 16 (3.99%) Xcode
15 15 (3.74%) Android Studio
15 15 (3.74%) Gradle
15 15 (3.74%) HP UFT
16 12 (2.99%) Axure RP
General
1 126 (31.42%) Finance
2 39 (9.73%) Games
3 38 (9.48%) Banking
4 23 (5.74%) Publishing
5 22 (5.49%) Investment Banking
6 9 (2.24%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.75%) Retail
8 5 (1.25%) Advertising
8 5 (1.25%) General Ledger
9 4 (1.00%) Law
10 3 (0.75%) Corporate Banking
10 3 (0.75%) Marketing
11 2 (0.50%) Front Office
11 2 (0.50%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.25%) Back Office
12 1 (0.25%) Billing
12 1 (0.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 123 (30.67%) Analyst
2 77 (19.20%) Developer
3 69 (17.21%) Tester
4 57 (14.21%) QA Engineer
4 57 (14.21%) Test Analyst
5 53 (13.22%) Developer in Test
6 37 (9.23%) Test Engineer
7 34 (8.48%) Business Analyst
8 33 (8.23%) Software Developer
9 30 (7.48%) Automation Tester
10 21 (5.24%) Software Engineer
11 17 (4.24%) C# Developer
12 16 (3.99%) Consultant
12 16 (3.99%) Software Tester
13 15 (3.74%) QA Automation Engineer
13 15 (3.74%) Senior Tester
14 14 (3.49%) QA Analyst
14 14 (3.49%) Test Automation Developer
15 13 (3.24%) Business Intelligence Analyst
15 13 (3.24%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (17.46%) XML
2 53 (13.22%) REST
3 52 (12.97%) HTML
3 52 (12.97%) JSON
4 48 (11.97%) .NET
5 43 (10.72%) Web Services
6 39 (9.73%) Gherkin
7 34 (8.48%) SOAP
8 29 (7.23%) ASP.NET Web API
9 28 (6.98%) CSS
10 25 (6.23%) ASP.NET
11 18 (4.49%) Node.js
12 17 (4.24%) jQuery
13 16 (3.99%) RESTful
14 13 (3.24%) Velocity
15 12 (2.99%) Spring
15 12 (2.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 11 (2.74%) LESS
16 11 (2.74%) Sass
17 10 (2.49%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 97 (24.19%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (10.47%) Mobile App
3 36 (8.98%) Computer Science
4 27 (6.73%) User Experience
5 25 (6.23%) Fintech
5 25 (6.23%) Management Information System
6 23 (5.74%) Self-Motivation
7 17 (4.24%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (3.49%) Hedge funds
9 13 (3.24%) Reinsurance
10 11 (2.74%) Virtual Team
11 9 (2.24%) Analytical Mindset
11 9 (2.24%) Cyberthreat
11 9 (2.24%) Data Structures
12 8 (2.00%) Linux Command Line
13 7 (1.75%) Algorithms
14 6 (1.50%) Derivative
15 5 (1.25%) Smart Meter
16 4 (1.00%) Credit Risk
16 4 (1.00%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 44 (10.97%) Windows
2 31 (7.73%) Linux
3 18 (4.49%) Apple iOS
4 17 (4.24%) Android
5 14 (3.49%) Unix
6 2 (0.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 266 (66.33%) Agile Software Development
2 248 (61.85%) Test Automation
3 133 (33.17%) Test Scripting
4 110 (27.43%) BDD
5 93 (23.19%) Scrum
6 89 (22.19%) Regression Testing
7 88 (21.95%) TDD
8 75 (18.70%) User Acceptance Testing
9 74 (18.45%) Continuous Integration
10 73 (18.20%) Performance Testing
11 71 (17.71%) User Stories
12 67 (16.71%) SDLC
13 65 (16.21%) Test Strategy
14 63 (15.71%) Software Testing
15 61 (15.21%) Problem-Solving
16 54 (13.47%) OO
17 49 (12.22%) Open Source
18 48 (11.97%) SDET
19 44 (10.97%) Software Engineering
20 42 (10.47%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 134 (33.42%) SQL
2 124 (30.92%) Java
3 98 (24.44%) C#
4 51 (12.72%) JavaScript
5 34 (8.48%) Python
6 32 (7.98%) PHP
7 29 (7.23%) PowerShell
8 24 (5.99%) C
9 17 (4.24%) Ruby
10 10 (2.49%) Perl
10 10 (2.49%) VBA
11 9 (2.24%) Shell Script
12 8 (2.00%) C++
13 7 (1.75%) Apple Swift
13 7 (1.75%) Bash Shell
13 7 (1.75%) Objective-C
14 4 (1.00%) Scala
14 4 (1.00%) T-SQL
14 4 (1.00%) XPath
15 2 (0.50%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 101 (25.19%) Degree
2 55 (13.72%) ISTQB
3 36 (8.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 25 (6.23%) ISEB
5 22 (5.49%) Security Cleared
6 13 (3.24%) Computer Science Degree
7 11 (2.74%) SC Cleared
8 8 (2.00%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.75%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.50%) CISA
10 2 (0.50%) CISM
10 2 (0.50%) CISSP
10 2 (0.50%) CREST Certified
11 1 (0.25%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 148 (36.91%) QA
2 13 (3.24%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.75%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.50%) MiFID
5 1 (0.25%) EMIR
5 1 (0.25%) ISO 20022
5 1 (0.25%) PSD2
5 1 (0.25%) SEPA
5 1 (0.25%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.25%) TARGET2
5 1 (0.25%) WAI
System Software
1 28 (6.98%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.75%) Docker
3 1 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (2.99%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (1.75%) Puppet
3 3 (0.75%) HP ALM
3 3 (0.75%) Kibana
4 2 (0.50%) Oozie
5 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (4.99%) Microsoft
2 15 (3.74%) Google
3 14 (3.49%) Atlassian
4 11 (2.74%) Salesforce.com
4 11 (2.74%) Tableau
5 9 (2.24%) Cognos
5 9 (2.24%) MicroStrategy
5 9 (2.24%) Oracle
6 7 (1.75%) Adobe
6 7 (1.75%) Apple
6 7 (1.75%) CA Agile Central
6 7 (1.75%) Facebook
6 7 (1.75%) SAP
6 7 (1.75%) Telerik
7 5 (1.25%) HP
8 4 (1.00%) Cognizant
8 4 (1.00%) Splunk
9 3 (0.75%) Informatica
9 3 (0.75%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.75%) VMware