The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Testing
Rank 220 221 218
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 1 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.018% 0.036% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.022% 0.046% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+27.14% -7.89%
Load Testing
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4459 4325 3932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 81.52% 77.29% 75.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3229 3152 3021
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,100 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) SOAP
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) JBoss
2 4 (80.00%) LDAP
2 4 (80.00%) JMS
2 4 (80.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (80.00%) Internet
2 4 (80.00%) WebLogic Workshop
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) JMeter
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (80.00%) JSON
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) SoapUI
2 4 (80.00%) CSS3
2 4 (80.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (80.00%) Mobile Banking
2 4 (80.00%) User Experience
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Temenos
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) International Banking
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 4 (80.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (80.00%) JBoss
1 4 (80.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) LDAP
1 4 (80.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (80.00%) WebLogic Workshop
1 4 (80.00%) JMeter
1 4 (80.00%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) International Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Java Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) SOAP
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) JMS
1 4 (80.00%) JSON
1 4 (80.00%) jQuery
1 4 (80.00%) HTML5
1 4 (80.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Mobile App
1 4 (80.00%) Mobile Banking
1 4 (80.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Stress Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Scalability Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Temenos
Wokingham, Berkshire
Quindell Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum upto £50k plus bens
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Quindell Resourcing Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday