The first table below looks at the demand for Load Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 9 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Testing
Rank 213 - 220
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 1 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.018% - 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.025% - 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 16
Average salary £25,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+18.42% +1.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4043 3886 4363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 73.71% 71.99% 72.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2790 3040 3671
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £63,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Load Testing
South East

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Load Testing across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Load Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Load Testing
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Load Testing across the Berkshire region.

Load Testing Salary Trend in Berkshire

Load Testing
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Testing within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 9 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 1 £25,000 -
Reading - 1 £25,000 -
Slough - 1 £25,000 -
Load Testing
South East

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Load Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Load Testing.

1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Benchmarking
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) ZABBIX
1 2 (66.67%) Postfix
1 2 (66.67%) Sendmail
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon S3
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
1 2 (66.67%) CloudFront
1 2 (66.67%) Route 53
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Load Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Load Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon S3
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
1 2 (66.67%) CloudFront
1 2 (66.67%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (33.33%) JUnit
2 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 1 (33.33%) NUnit
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Benchmarking
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Postfix
1 2 (66.67%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) ZABBIX
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef