Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Volume Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Volume Testing over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Volume Testing
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1186 1227 1284
Rank change year-on-year +41 +57 +6
Permanent jobs citing Volume Testing 3 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.005% 0.006%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.002% 0.006% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 5
UK median annual salary £48,750 £45,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -35.71% +129.51%
10th Percentile £43,875 £34,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £54,625 £65,750 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £40,250 £51,250
% change year-on-year +18.01% -21.46% +81.42%

Volume 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 161952 169683 193148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.90% 89.39% 88.81%
Number of salaries quoted 127936 140934 159138
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £79,350 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

Volume Testing
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Volume Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Volume Testing in the UK

Volume Testing
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Volume Testing in the UK

Volume Testing
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Volume Testing within the UK over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
UK excluding London +37 2 £47,500 +18.01%
England +29 2 £48,750 +8.33% 2
South East +33 1 £47,500 -24.00%
London +8 1 £50,000 - 2
Scotland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Volume Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Volume Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Stress Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber

Volume Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) JBehave
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Lead
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Stress Testing
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center