Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scenario Testing
England > London
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 464 472 565
Rank change year-on-year +8 +93 -14
Permanent jobs citing Scenario Testing 407 388 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.59% 0.56% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.62% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 256 257 289
London median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £31,875 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,250 £77,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.30% +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 63,523 62,954 74,945
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.64% 91.45% 91.14%
Number of salaries quoted 51,179 52,181 64,364
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £35,750 £34,500 £33,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -12 66 £45,000 -10.00% 9
West London +59 57 £40,000 -30.43% 8
South London -10 10 £47,500 -9.52%
East London +23 8 £92,500 +224.56% 3
North London - 1 £37,500 -
Scenario Testing
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 251 (61.67%) Test Automation
2 247 (60.69%) Agile Software Development
3 149 (36.61%) QA
4 124 (30.47%) SQL
5 122 (29.98%) Finance
6 121 (29.73%) Test Scripting
7 120 (29.48%) Java
8 115 (28.26%) Selenium
8 115 (28.26%) Analytical Skills
9 92 (22.60%) Scrum
10 90 (22.11%) User Acceptance Testing
11 89 (21.87%) Regression Testing
12 87 (21.38%) BDD
13 83 (20.39%) Cucumber
13 83 (20.39%) TDD
14 80 (19.66%) SDLC
15 76 (18.67%) Problem-Solving
15 76 (18.67%) Degree
16 73 (17.94%) Test Strategy
17 67 (16.46%) C#
18 65 (15.97%) HTML
18 65 (15.97%) Software Testing
19 64 (15.72%) JIRA
19 64 (15.72%) Git (software)
20 62 (15.23%) User Stories
21 60 (14.74%) Banking
22 59 (14.50%) SQL Server
23 58 (14.25%) Continuous Integration
23 58 (14.25%) ISTQB
24 56 (13.76%) .NET

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 25 (6.14%) Confluence
2 19 (4.67%) Apache Spark
3 16 (3.93%) IIS
4 11 (2.70%) SAS
5 7 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (0.98%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.74%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.49%) CMS
9 1 (0.25%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.25%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.25%) Moodle
9 1 (0.25%) Mule
9 1 (0.25%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 31 (7.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (3.44%) MS Visio
3 11 (2.70%) OmniGraffle
4 9 (2.21%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (1.47%) Mingle
6 3 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (0.98%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.49%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.25%) Infor CRM
4 1 (0.25%) Magento
4 1 (0.25%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.25%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.25%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (0.25%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.91%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (3.93%) SaaS
3 12 (2.95%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (1.97%) IaaS
5 6 (1.47%) BrowserStack
5 6 (1.47%) Firebase
5 6 (1.47%) npm
6 5 (1.23%) Adobe Analytics
6 5 (1.23%) Sauce Labs
7 4 (0.98%) BlazeMeter
7 4 (0.98%) GitHub
7 4 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (0.49%) Heroku
9 1 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.25%) Office 365
9 1 (0.25%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.25%) PaaS
9 1 (0.25%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.44%) HTTP
2 4 (0.98%) Unified Communications
3 2 (0.49%) 3G
3 2 (0.49%) Firewall
3 2 (0.49%) FTP
3 2 (0.49%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.25%) Broadband
4 1 (0.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (14.50%) SQL Server
2 33 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
3 25 (6.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (5.65%) Big Data
5 19 (4.67%) DB2
6 18 (4.42%) Hadoop
6 18 (4.42%) Relational Database
7 15 (3.69%) MySQL
7 15 (3.69%) RDBMS
8 13 (3.19%) Amazon Redshift
9 12 (2.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (2.21%) Apache Accumulo
11 9 (2.21%) MongoDB
12 8 (1.97%) SQL Server 2016
13 6 (1.47%) NoSQL
13 6 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
14 5 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
15 4 (0.98%) Apache Hive
15 4 (0.98%) HBase
Development Applications
1 115 (28.26%) Selenium
2 83 (20.39%) Cucumber
3 64 (15.72%) Git (software)
3 64 (15.72%) JIRA
4 48 (11.79%) Jenkins
5 41 (10.07%) Team Foundation Server
6 37 (9.09%) JMeter
6 37 (9.09%) WebDriver
7 31 (7.62%) JUnit
8 24 (5.90%) SpecFlow
9 20 (4.91%) TeamCity
10 17 (4.18%) NUnit
11 15 (3.69%) Visual Studio
12 14 (3.44%) HP UFT
12 14 (3.44%) SoapUI
13 11 (2.70%) Appium
13 11 (2.70%) Axure RP
13 11 (2.70%) WATIR
14 9 (2.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 9 (2.21%) FitNesse
General
1 122 (29.98%) Finance
2 60 (14.74%) Banking
3 33 (8.11%) Games
4 27 (6.63%) Investment Banking
4 27 (6.63%) Publishing
5 14 (3.44%) Marketing
6 13 (3.19%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.47%) Advertising
7 6 (1.47%) Back Office
7 6 (1.47%) Retail
8 5 (1.23%) Corporate Banking
8 5 (1.23%) Front Office
8 5 (1.23%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.49%) Billing
9 2 (0.49%) Legal
9 2 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.49%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.25%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.25%) Law
10 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 123 (30.22%) Analyst
2 76 (18.67%) Tester
3 58 (14.25%) Developer
4 57 (14.00%) QA Engineer
5 52 (12.78%) Test Analyst
6 34 (8.35%) Business Analyst
7 31 (7.62%) Test Engineer
8 30 (7.37%) Automation Tester
9 26 (6.39%) Developer in Test
10 25 (6.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 25 (6.14%) Senior Tester
11 20 (4.91%) Software Developer
12 19 (4.67%) Software Tester
13 18 (4.42%) Test Manager
14 15 (3.69%) Consultant
15 14 (3.44%) Senior Automation Tester
15 14 (3.44%) Test Leader
16 12 (2.95%) Senior Analyst
17 11 (2.70%) Software Engineer
17 11 (2.70%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (15.97%) HTML
2 56 (13.76%) .NET
2 56 (13.76%) XML
3 43 (10.57%) REST
4 40 (9.83%) Web Services
5 38 (9.34%) CSS
6 31 (7.62%) Gherkin
6 31 (7.62%) JSON
7 27 (6.63%) jQuery
7 27 (6.63%) SOAP
8 19 (4.67%) ASP.NET
9 17 (4.18%) ASP.NET Web API
10 16 (3.93%) Spring
11 14 (3.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 12 (2.95%) Sass
13 11 (2.70%) LESS
14 10 (2.46%) AngularJS
15 7 (1.72%) HTML5
15 7 (1.72%) Velocity
15 7 (1.72%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 115 (28.26%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (7.86%) User Experience
3 30 (7.37%) Management Information System
4 29 (7.13%) Computer Science
5 28 (6.88%) Mobile App
6 21 (5.16%) Fintech
7 16 (3.93%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (3.93%) Self-Motivation
8 14 (3.44%) Hedge funds
9 13 (3.19%) Reinsurance
10 12 (2.95%) Derivative
10 12 (2.95%) Virtual Team
11 10 (2.46%) Cyberthreat
12 8 (1.97%) Credit Risk
12 8 (1.97%) Market Risk
13 7 (1.72%) Life Science
14 6 (1.47%) Data Centre
14 6 (1.47%) Data Structures
14 6 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 6 (1.47%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 47 (11.55%) Linux
2 39 (9.58%) Windows
3 7 (1.72%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.23%) Unix
5 2 (0.49%) Android
6 1 (0.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 251 (61.67%) Test Automation
2 247 (60.69%) Agile Software Development
3 121 (29.73%) Test Scripting
4 92 (22.60%) Scrum
5 90 (22.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 89 (21.87%) Regression Testing
7 87 (21.38%) BDD
8 83 (20.39%) TDD
9 80 (19.66%) SDLC
10 76 (18.67%) Problem-Solving
11 73 (17.94%) Test Strategy
12 65 (15.97%) Software Testing
13 62 (15.23%) User Stories
14 58 (14.25%) Continuous Integration
15 55 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
16 54 (13.27%) Performance Testing
17 51 (12.53%) Manual Testing
18 43 (10.57%) Validation
19 41 (10.07%) Analytics
19 41 (10.07%) OO
Programming Languages
1 124 (30.47%) SQL
2 120 (29.48%) Java
3 67 (16.46%) C#
4 50 (12.29%) JavaScript
5 38 (9.34%) Python
6 26 (6.39%) PHP
7 21 (5.16%) C
8 20 (4.91%) Ruby
9 16 (3.93%) PowerShell
10 15 (3.69%) Perl
11 11 (2.70%) Shell Script
12 10 (2.46%) VBA
13 9 (2.21%) Bash Shell
14 7 (1.72%) R
14 7 (1.72%) Scala
15 6 (1.47%) Apple Swift
15 6 (1.47%) Objective-C
16 5 (1.23%) C++
17 4 (0.98%) ABAP
17 4 (0.98%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 76 (18.67%) Degree
2 58 (14.25%) ISTQB
3 36 (8.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 33 (8.11%) ISEB
5 24 (5.90%) Security Cleared
6 14 (3.44%) SC Cleared
7 9 (2.21%) DV Cleared
7 9 (2.21%) Master's Degree
8 6 (1.47%) CISA
8 6 (1.47%) CISM
8 6 (1.47%) CISSP
8 6 (1.47%) Computer Science Degree
8 6 (1.47%) CREST Certified
9 1 (0.25%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 149 (36.61%) QA
2 13 (3.19%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.47%) ISO 9000
3 6 (1.47%) PSD2
4 4 (0.98%) MiFID
5 3 (0.74%) EMIR
5 3 (0.74%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.49%) HL7
7 1 (0.25%) GCP
7 1 (0.25%) GDPR
7 1 (0.25%) WAI
System Software
1 16 (3.93%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.49%) Docker
3 1 (0.25%) Firmware
3 1 (0.25%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 23 (5.65%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (2.46%) Puppet
3 6 (1.47%) Kibana
4 2 (0.49%) HP ALM
5 1 (0.25%) Ansible
5 1 (0.25%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 33 (8.11%) Microsoft
2 18 (4.42%) MicroStrategy
3 16 (3.93%) Tableau
4 10 (2.46%) Oracle
5 9 (2.21%) Apple
5 9 (2.21%) CA Agile Central
5 9 (2.21%) SAP
6 7 (1.72%) Atlassian
6 7 (1.72%) Cognos
6 7 (1.72%) Google
7 6 (1.47%) Adobe
7 6 (1.47%) Telerik
8 5 (1.23%) HP
8 5 (1.23%) Sybase
9 4 (0.98%) Cognizant
9 4 (0.98%) IBM
9 4 (0.98%) Murex
9 4 (0.98%) Reuters
9 4 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (0.98%) Splunk