The table below looks at the statistics for Load Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank 139 135 125
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 8 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.34% 0.15% 0.052%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.17% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 0
Median salary £47,500 £17,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+171.42% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
Load Testing
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2021 1750 1613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 85.60% 85.32% 84.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1477 1429 1403
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
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 Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham 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 Birmingham

Load Testing
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Load Testing Salary Trend in Birmingham

Load Testing
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Load Testing across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Load Testing Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Load Testing
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Load Testing.

1 6 (75.00%) Finance
1 6 (75.00%) Unit Testing
1 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (50.00%) BDD
2 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) QA
2 4 (50.00%) Selenium
2 4 (50.00%) Wealth Management
2 4 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Case Management
3 2 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Line Management
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (50.00%) Selenium
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Developer in Test
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Head of QA
2 2 (25.00%) Head of Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) BDD
2 4 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) Wealth Management
3 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Case Management
3 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Line Management
3 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Insolvency Service
Salary: £31,559 - £37,871 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago