Period
to 6 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 6 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scenario Testing
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
6 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 183 186 235
Rank change year-on-year +3 +49 +17
Permanent jobs citing Scenario Testing 19 47 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.45% 0.87% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.95% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 15 44 20
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% -2.30% +14.47%
10th Percentile £41,250 £30,550 £39,600
90th Percentile £54,000 £55,000 £57,625
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,943 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +1.04% +1.19% +10.53%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,913 4,949 6,372
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 92.75% 91.84% 93.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3,253 4,098 5,386
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,490 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £61,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%

Scenario Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Scenario Testing in West Yorkshire

Scenario Testing
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Scenario Testing in West Yorkshire

Scenario Testing
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scenario Testing in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 6 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Scenario Testing in West Yorkshire

Scenario Testing
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scenario Testing within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 6 December 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
Leeds -14 13 £43,000 -4.44% 3
Wakefield +5 4 £40,500 +15.71%
Halifax - 2 - -
Scenario Testing
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Scenario Testing.

1 13 (68.42%) Test Automation
2 11 (57.89%) Selenium
2 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (42.11%) Software Testing
4 7 (36.84%) Finance
4 7 (36.84%) TDD
4 7 (36.84%) Web Services
4 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
4 7 (36.84%) ISTQB
4 7 (36.84%) Cucumber
4 7 (36.84%) BDD
4 7 (36.84%) Acceptance Criteria
5 6 (31.58%) Integration Testing
6 5 (26.32%) Test Management
6 5 (26.32%) QA
6 5 (26.32%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (26.32%) FitNesse
6 5 (26.32%) Usability Testing
6 5 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (26.32%) SoapUI
6 5 (26.32%) SpecFlow
6 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
6 5 (26.32%) HP
6 5 (26.32%) ISEB
6 5 (26.32%) HP UFT
6 5 (26.32%) SQL
6 5 (26.32%) .NET
7 4 (21.05%) Test Strategy
7 4 (21.05%) Degree
8 3 (15.79%) C#

Scenario Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) IaaS
1 2 (10.53%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) Selenium
2 7 (36.84%) Cucumber
3 5 (26.32%) FitNesse
3 5 (26.32%) HP UFT
3 5 (26.32%) SoapUI
3 5 (26.32%) SpecFlow
3 5 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (10.53%) Protractor
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Games
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Test Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Senior Test Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) QA Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Quality Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Senior QA Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Quality Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Test Automation Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Test Leader
3 3 (15.79%) Tester
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Software Tester
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Tester
4 2 (10.53%) Software Tester
4 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) Web Services
2 5 (26.32%) .NET
3 2 (10.53%) SOAP
3 2 (10.53%) WSDL
3 2 (10.53%) XML
3 2 (10.53%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Test Automation
2 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (42.11%) Software Testing
4 7 (36.84%) Acceptance Criteria
4 7 (36.84%) BDD
4 7 (36.84%) TDD
5 6 (31.58%) Integration Testing
6 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
6 5 (26.32%) Test Management
6 5 (26.32%) Usability Testing
7 4 (21.05%) Test Strategy
8 3 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
9 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (10.53%) Customer Requirements
9 2 (10.53%) Exploratory Testing
9 2 (10.53%) SDLC
9 2 (10.53%) Smoke Testing
9 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
9 2 (10.53%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) C#
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) Python
3 2 (10.53%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) ISTQB
2 5 (26.32%) ISEB
3 4 (21.05%) Degree
4 2 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) HP