Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scenario Testing
England > London
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 436 462 587
Rank change year-on-year +26 +125 -46
Permanent jobs citing Scenario Testing 436 402 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.63% 0.58% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.64% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 286 308 245
London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £36,875 £35,875 £35,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £42,800 £42,500
% change year-on-year +10.98% +0.71% +6.25%

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 63,581 63,243 77,118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.34% 90.50% 89.75%
Number of salaries quoted 52,259 53,493 65,406
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £86,875
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 -75 64 £45,000 -5.26% 5
West London +48 51 £50,000 -9.09% 8
South London -1 13 £55,000 +15.79% 3
East London +3 10 £92,500 +117.65% 2
North London +1 7 £55,000 - 1
Scenario Testing
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 260 (59.63%) Test Automation
2 231 (52.98%) Agile Software Development
3 181 (41.51%) QA
4 179 (41.06%) Finance
5 141 (32.34%) Selenium
6 131 (30.05%) Analytical Skills
7 121 (27.75%) Java
8 117 (26.83%) SQL
9 113 (25.92%) Test Scripting
10 105 (24.08%) Regression Testing
11 99 (22.71%) Cucumber
12 98 (22.48%) User Acceptance Testing
13 90 (20.64%) Banking
14 83 (19.04%) HTML
15 78 (17.89%) Manual Testing
16 73 (16.74%) JIRA
16 73 (16.74%) TDD
17 71 (16.28%) JavaScript
18 70 (16.06%) Scrum
19 66 (15.14%) BDD
20 64 (14.68%) SDLC
21 61 (13.99%) Test Strategy
21 61 (13.99%) Web Services
22 60 (13.76%) Validation
22 60 (13.76%) Software Testing
23 59 (13.53%) C#
24 57 (13.07%) REST
25 56 (12.84%) .NET
25 56 (12.84%) CSS
25 56 (12.84%) ISEB

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 17 (3.90%) Apache Spark
2 16 (3.67%) Confluence
3 7 (1.61%) SAS
4 6 (1.38%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (1.15%) IIS
6 4 (0.92%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.69%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.23%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.23%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.23%) CMS
Applications
1 31 (7.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (3.67%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.92%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.69%) Mingle
4 3 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 26 (5.96%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.38%) Markit EDM
3 3 (0.69%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.69%) SAP S/4HANA
3 3 (0.69%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.23%) Infor CRM
4 1 (0.23%) Minerva
4 1 (0.23%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 25 (5.73%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (4.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.98%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (2.52%) GitHub
5 10 (2.29%) BrowserStack
6 8 (1.83%) SaaS
7 4 (0.92%) npm
8 3 (0.69%) Sauce Labs
9 2 (0.46%) Office 365
10 1 (0.23%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
10 1 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.23%) IaaS
10 1 (0.23%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.23%) PaaS
10 1 (0.23%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.82%) HTTP
2 12 (2.75%) Internet
3 8 (1.83%) Cisco IOS
3 8 (1.83%) HTTPS
3 8 (1.83%) Intranet
3 8 (1.83%) VoIP
3 8 (1.83%) VSAT
4 4 (0.92%) ATM
4 4 (0.92%) Firewall
4 4 (0.92%) SMTP
5 3 (0.69%) LAN
5 3 (0.69%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.69%) WAN
6 2 (0.46%) FTP
6 2 (0.46%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (0.46%) tcpdump
6 2 (0.46%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.23%) 3G
7 1 (0.23%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (10.78%) SQL Server
2 24 (5.50%) Big Data
3 21 (4.82%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (4.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (4.36%) MySQL
5 19 (4.36%) Relational Database
6 16 (3.67%) DB2
6 16 (3.67%) Hadoop
7 14 (3.21%) RDBMS
8 12 (2.75%) Amazon Redshift
9 8 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (1.61%) MongoDB
11 6 (1.38%) Apache Accumulo
12 5 (1.15%) HBase
12 5 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (0.92%) Apache Hive
13 4 (0.92%) NoSQL
13 4 (0.92%) Power BI
13 4 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 3 (0.69%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 141 (32.34%) Selenium
2 99 (22.71%) Cucumber
3 73 (16.74%) JIRA
4 54 (12.39%) SoapUI
5 42 (9.63%) WebDriver
6 39 (8.94%) JUnit
7 36 (8.26%) Jenkins
8 32 (7.34%) Git (software)
9 30 (6.88%) Team Foundation Server
10 25 (5.73%) TestNG
11 24 (5.50%) HP UFT
11 24 (5.50%) JMeter
12 17 (3.90%) TeamCity
13 14 (3.21%) FitNesse
14 13 (2.98%) TestRail
15 12 (2.75%) SpecFlow
15 12 (2.75%) Zephyr
16 10 (2.29%) NUnit
17 9 (2.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 9 (2.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 179 (41.06%) Finance
2 90 (20.64%) Banking
3 39 (8.94%) Investment Banking
4 25 (5.73%) Marketing
5 20 (4.59%) Publishing
6 18 (4.13%) Games
6 18 (4.13%) Retail Banking
7 17 (3.90%) Retail
8 13 (2.98%) Back Office
9 9 (2.06%) Financial Institution
9 9 (2.06%) Legal
10 8 (1.83%) Front Office
11 7 (1.61%) Telecoms
12 5 (1.15%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.69%) Private Banking
14 2 (0.46%) Advertising
14 2 (0.46%) Billing
14 2 (0.46%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 140 (32.11%) Analyst
2 85 (19.50%) Tester
3 66 (15.14%) Test Analyst
4 47 (10.78%) Business Analyst
5 44 (10.09%) Developer
6 42 (9.63%) QA Engineer
7 40 (9.17%) Automation Tester
8 38 (8.72%) Senior Analyst
9 34 (7.80%) Senior Tester
10 26 (5.96%) Test Engineer
11 25 (5.73%) Consultant
12 23 (5.28%) Senior Automation Tester
13 22 (5.05%) Senior Test Analyst
14 15 (3.44%) Automation Engineer
14 15 (3.44%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 15 (3.44%) QA Leader
15 12 (2.75%) Developer in Test
16 11 (2.52%) QA Automation Engineer
16 11 (2.52%) Test Leader
16 11 (2.52%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (19.04%) HTML
2 61 (13.99%) Web Services
3 57 (13.07%) REST
4 56 (12.84%) .NET
4 56 (12.84%) CSS
5 47 (10.78%) SOAP
6 41 (9.40%) XML
7 33 (7.57%) JSON
8 31 (7.11%) jQuery
9 23 (5.28%) Gherkin
10 19 (4.36%) XHTML
11 18 (4.13%) Spring
12 9 (2.06%) AngularJS
12 9 (2.06%) ASP.NET
12 9 (2.06%) Node.js
13 8 (1.83%) HTML5
13 8 (1.83%) Kafka
13 8 (1.83%) RESTful
13 8 (1.83%) WebSockets
14 7 (1.61%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 131 (30.05%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (7.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 22 (5.05%) Computer Science
3 22 (5.05%) Fintech
4 15 (3.44%) Derivative
4 15 (3.44%) Management Information System
5 14 (3.21%) Mobile App
6 13 (2.98%) User Experience
6 13 (2.98%) Virtual Team
7 11 (2.52%) Hedge funds
8 10 (2.29%) Equities
9 9 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (2.06%) Market Risk
10 8 (1.83%) Credit Risk
10 8 (1.83%) Cyberthreat
11 7 (1.61%) Life Science
12 6 (1.38%) DTCC
13 5 (1.15%) Data Centre
14 4 (0.92%) Public Cloud
14 4 (0.92%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 46 (10.55%) Windows
2 44 (10.09%) Linux
3 14 (3.21%) Unix
4 9 (2.06%) Android
5 7 (1.61%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.46%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 260 (59.63%) Test Automation
2 231 (52.98%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (25.92%) Test Scripting
4 105 (24.08%) Regression Testing
5 98 (22.48%) User Acceptance Testing
6 78 (17.89%) Manual Testing
7 73 (16.74%) TDD
8 70 (16.06%) Scrum
9 66 (15.14%) BDD
10 64 (14.68%) SDLC
11 61 (13.99%) Test Strategy
12 60 (13.76%) Software Testing
12 60 (13.76%) Validation
13 51 (11.70%) User Stories
14 46 (10.55%) OO
15 45 (10.32%) Business Analysis
16 44 (10.09%) Test Planning
17 42 (9.63%) Integration Testing
18 39 (8.94%) Exploratory Testing
18 39 (8.94%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 121 (27.75%) Java
2 117 (26.83%) SQL
3 71 (16.28%) JavaScript
4 59 (13.53%) C#
5 39 (8.94%) Python
6 14 (3.21%) PHP
7 13 (2.98%) C
7 13 (2.98%) Ruby
8 10 (2.29%) Perl
8 10 (2.29%) PowerShell
9 8 (1.83%) PL/SQL
9 8 (1.83%) Scala
9 8 (1.83%) Shell Script
10 7 (1.61%) Apex Code
10 7 (1.61%) R
11 6 (1.38%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.15%) VBA
13 4 (0.92%) Go
13 4 (0.92%) T-SQL
13 4 (0.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 56 (12.84%) ISEB
2 54 (12.39%) Degree
3 50 (11.47%) ISTQB
4 44 (10.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 18 (4.13%) Security Cleared
6 9 (2.06%) Computer Science Degree
7 7 (1.61%) CREST Certified
7 7 (1.61%) Master's Degree
7 7 (1.61%) SC Cleared
8 6 (1.38%) CISA
8 6 (1.38%) CISM
8 6 (1.38%) CISSP
8 6 (1.38%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.69%) OSCP
10 2 (0.46%) CEH
10 2 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.46%) GIAC
10 2 (0.46%) PMP
10 2 (0.46%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 181 (41.51%) QA
2 9 (2.06%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.15%) PSD2
4 3 (0.69%) ISO 9000
4 3 (0.69%) MiFID
4 3 (0.69%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.46%) EMIR
5 2 (0.46%) GDPR
5 2 (0.46%) HL7
6 1 (0.23%) GCP
System Software
1 11 (2.52%) Docker
2 5 (1.15%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.23%) Firmware
3 1 (0.23%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 21 (4.82%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (1.83%) Puppet
3 7 (1.61%) Kubernetes
4 4 (0.92%) Kibana
5 3 (0.69%) Nessus
5 3 (0.69%) Nmap
6 2 (0.46%) HP ALM
6 2 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.23%) Ansible
Vendors
1 51 (11.70%) Microsoft
2 26 (5.96%) Oracle
3 12 (2.75%) MicroStrategy
4 11 (2.52%) Salesforce.com
4 11 (2.52%) SAP
5 10 (2.29%) Cisco
5 10 (2.29%) Murex
6 9 (2.06%) Tableau
7 8 (1.83%) CA Agile Central
8 6 (1.38%) Trayport
8 6 (1.38%) Xceptor
9 5 (1.15%) IBM
10 4 (0.92%) Apple
10 4 (0.92%) Atlassian
10 4 (0.92%) HP
10 4 (0.92%) Reuters
10 4 (0.92%) Sybase
11 3 (0.69%) PayPal
11 3 (0.69%) Remedy
11 3 (0.69%) Telerik