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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank 208 220 221
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +1
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 4 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.089% 0.039% 0.036%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.047% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -17.39%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -6.66%
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
3885 4288 4462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 86.82% 84.63% 80.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3088 3087 3171
Median salary £51,000 £53,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.67% +12.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing Load Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Testing within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +15 4 £57,500 +21.05%
Load Testing
South East

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing Load Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Load Testing.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) QA
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (60.00%) Data Architecture
3 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (60.00%) DevExpress
3 3 (60.00%) WCF
3 3 (60.00%) Silverlight
3 3 (60.00%) LINQ
3 3 (60.00%) Use Case
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) Subversion
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Telerik
3 3 (60.00%) MS Office
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (60.00%) N-Tier
3 3 (60.00%) OOD

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) InfoPath
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Subversion
1 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (60.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (40.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (20.00%) AQtime
3 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) WebLOAD
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tester
3 1 (20.00%) QA Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Performance Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Performance Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) Entity Framework
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) HTML5
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (60.00%) LINQ
3 3 (60.00%) LINQ to SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Silverlight
3 3 (60.00%) WCF
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Algorithms
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (60.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Data Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Memory Management
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) OOD
2 3 (60.00%) OOP
2 3 (60.00%) SOA
2 3 (60.00%) Software Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) UML
2 3 (60.00%) Use Case
2 3 (60.00%) Workflow
2 3 (60.00%) Workflow Development
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (20.00%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) DevExpress
2 3 (60.00%) Telerik
3 1 (20.00%) HP