Period
to 23 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 23 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scenario Testing
England > South East
6 months to
23 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 413 411 382
Rank change year-on-year -2 -29 +26
Permanent jobs citing Scenario Testing 105 150 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.39% 0.47% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.53% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 90 128 162
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,450 £62,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,800
% change year-on-year -5.26% +10.98% +0.71%

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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 24,414 28,497 27,978
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 91.33% 90.00% 89.12%
Number of salaries quoted 19,939 23,575 22,935
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Scenario Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Scenario Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Scenario Testing in the South East

Scenario Testing
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Scenario Testing in the South East

Scenario Testing
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scenario Testing in the South East over the 6 months to 23 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Scenario Testing in the South East

Scenario Testing
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scenario Testing within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 February 2019. 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
Surrey +25 35 £50,000 +2.56% 7
Hampshire +16 31 £45,000 +28.57% 7
Thames Valley +26 29 £35,000 -17.65% 11
Berkshire -4 16 £28,500 -24.00% 6
Kent +22 7 £30,000 -36.84%
Buckinghamshire +18 7 £32,500 -31.58% 4
Oxfordshire +33 6 £45,000 -28.00% 1
East Sussex +9 2 £45,000 +38.46%
Scenario Testing
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 South East region with a requirement for Scenario Testing.

1 53 (50.48%) Agile Software Development
1 53 (50.48%) Test Automation
2 34 (32.38%) Test Scripting
2 34 (32.38%) Finance
3 29 (27.62%) Scrum
4 28 (26.67%) System Testing
4 28 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 27 (25.71%) JIRA
5 27 (25.71%) Degree
6 26 (24.76%) Test Strategy
6 26 (24.76%) Oracle
7 23 (21.90%) Problem-Solving
8 22 (20.95%) Cucumber
8 22 (20.95%) User Experience
9 21 (20.00%) QA
10 20 (19.05%) Sprint Planning
11 19 (18.10%) Jenkins
12 18 (17.14%) System Integration Testing
12 18 (17.14%) Kanban
13 17 (16.19%) Use Case
13 17 (16.19%) Ruby
13 17 (16.19%) Collaborative Working
14 16 (15.24%) Sprint Retrospective
14 16 (15.24%) TestRail
14 16 (15.24%) Web Development
14 16 (15.24%) WATIR
14 16 (15.24%) Bitbucket
14 16 (15.24%) Microsoft
14 16 (15.24%) ISEB
14 16 (15.24%) Manufacturing

Scenario Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 8 (7.62%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (3.81%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (5.71%) OmniGraffle
3 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (12.38%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (8.57%) Oracle Manufacturing
3 8 (7.62%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (2.86%) Magento
4 3 (2.86%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (1.90%) SAP CO
5 2 (1.90%) SAP FI
5 2 (1.90%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (1.90%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.95%) BlazeMeter
2 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.48%) Cisco ASA
1 11 (10.48%) Firewall
2 2 (1.90%) 3GPP
2 2 (1.90%) Diameter Protocol
3 1 (0.95%) HTTP
3 1 (0.95%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.81%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (3.81%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (3.81%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (3.81%) Oracle Database
2 4 (3.81%) Snowflake Schema
3 2 (1.90%) Big Data
3 2 (1.90%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.90%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 27 (25.71%) JIRA
2 22 (20.95%) Cucumber
3 19 (18.10%) Jenkins
4 16 (15.24%) Bitbucket
4 16 (15.24%) TestRail
4 16 (15.24%) WATIR
5 15 (14.29%) Selenium
6 12 (11.43%) SpecFlow
7 8 (7.62%) Git (software)
8 6 (5.71%) Axure RP
8 6 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (5.71%) Visual Studio
9 4 (3.81%) JMeter
10 2 (1.90%) LoadRunner
10 2 (1.90%) Subversion
11 1 (0.95%) Gatling
11 1 (0.95%) LoadUI
11 1 (0.95%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.95%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.95%) The Grinder
General
1 34 (32.38%) Finance
2 16 (15.24%) Manufacturing
3 7 (6.67%) Banking
4 2 (1.90%) Billing
4 2 (1.90%) General Ledger
4 2 (1.90%) Marketing
5 1 (0.95%) Retail
5 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 53 (50.48%) Analyst
2 33 (31.43%) Test Analyst
3 13 (12.38%) Business Analyst
4 12 (11.43%) Test Engineer
4 12 (11.43%) Tester
5 11 (10.48%) Oracle Analyst
6 10 (9.52%) Oracle Business Analyst
7 8 (7.62%) Senior Tester
7 8 (7.62%) Test Leader
8 7 (6.67%) Automation Test Lead
8 7 (6.67%) Automation Tester
8 7 (6.67%) Developer
8 7 (6.67%) Lead Tester
8 7 (6.67%) Selenium Automation Tester
8 7 (6.67%) Selenium Tester
8 7 (6.67%) Senior Automation Tester
9 6 (5.71%) Consultant
9 6 (5.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 6 (5.71%) QA Engineer
10 5 (4.76%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.38%) Web Services
2 9 (8.57%) SOAP
3 7 (6.67%) HTML
4 6 (5.71%) CSS
4 6 (5.71%) jQuery
4 6 (5.71%) LESS
4 6 (5.71%) Sass
4 6 (5.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (3.81%) Gherkin
5 4 (3.81%) Node.js
6 3 (2.86%) Behat
6 3 (2.86%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (2.86%) REST
7 2 (1.90%) Apache Camel
7 2 (1.90%) JSON
8 1 (0.95%) RESTful
8 1 (0.95%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.95%) User Experience
2 13 (12.38%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (11.43%) Fintech
4 11 (10.48%) Wiki
5 7 (6.67%) e-Learning
6 6 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.86%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.90%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.90%) Social Media
8 2 (1.90%) TM Forum
9 1 (0.95%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.95%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.95%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.81%) Linux
2 1 (0.95%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (50.48%) Agile Software Development
1 53 (50.48%) Test Automation
2 34 (32.38%) Test Scripting
3 29 (27.62%) Scrum
4 28 (26.67%) System Testing
4 28 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 26 (24.76%) Test Strategy
6 23 (21.90%) Problem-Solving
7 20 (19.05%) Sprint Planning
8 18 (17.14%) Kanban
8 18 (17.14%) System Integration Testing
9 17 (16.19%) Collaborative Working
9 17 (16.19%) Use Case
10 16 (15.24%) Sprint Retrospective
10 16 (15.24%) Web Development
11 15 (14.29%) Manual Testing
11 15 (14.29%) Mathematics
12 14 (13.33%) Integration Testing
13 13 (12.38%) Software Testing
14 12 (11.43%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (16.19%) Ruby
2 15 (14.29%) SQL
3 11 (10.48%) JavaScript
4 9 (8.57%) C#
4 9 (8.57%) PowerShell
5 4 (3.81%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.86%) Java
7 1 (0.95%) Perl
7 1 (0.95%) PHP
7 1 (0.95%) Python
Qualifications
1 27 (25.71%) Degree
2 16 (15.24%) ISEB
3 11 (10.48%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (10.48%) JNCIS
4 6 (5.71%) CCIE
4 6 (5.71%) ISTQB
5 5 (4.76%) CCNP
6 3 (2.86%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (1.90%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (20.00%) QA
2 2 (1.90%) PMO
3 1 (0.95%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.81%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (24.76%) Oracle
2 16 (15.24%) Microsoft
3 11 (10.48%) Blue Coat
3 11 (10.48%) CheckPoint
3 11 (10.48%) Cisco
3 11 (10.48%) Juniper
3 11 (10.48%) Palo Alto
4 7 (6.67%) SAP
4 7 (6.67%) Virgin Media
5 4 (3.81%) Cognos
5 4 (3.81%) HP
5 4 (3.81%) Remedy
5 4 (3.81%) VMware
6 2 (1.90%) Baan
7 1 (0.95%) GUPTA
7 1 (0.95%) Peoplefluent