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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank 140 128 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.044% 0.10% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.050% 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Median salary £34,715 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.81% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £46,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
-7.60% +12.88%
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
1990 1647 1911
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 88.17% 86.32% 86.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1480 1385 1720
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 9 (81.82%) Finance
1 9 (81.82%) Unit Testing
2 7 (63.64%) QA
2 7 (63.64%) Performance Testing
3 6 (54.55%) Test Automation
4 5 (45.45%) Integration Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
4 5 (45.45%) Manual Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Functional Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (45.45%) SDLC
4 5 (45.45%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Case Management
5 4 (36.36%) C#
5 4 (36.36%) .NET
5 4 (36.36%) Scrum
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (36.36%) Selenium
5 4 (36.36%) Wealth Management
5 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
5 4 (36.36%) BDD
6 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
6 2 (18.18%) Automation Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Line Management
6 2 (18.18%) Web Services

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 (36.36%) Jenkins
1 4 (36.36%) Selenium
General
1 9 (81.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Senior Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Senior Test Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Test Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Developer in Test
3 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Head of QA
3 2 (18.18%) Head of Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Unit Testing
2 7 (63.64%) Performance Testing
3 6 (54.55%) Test Automation
4 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Case Management
4 5 (45.45%) Functional Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Integration Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Manual Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (45.45%) SDLC
4 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (36.36%) BDD
5 4 (36.36%) Scrum
5 4 (36.36%) Wealth Management
6 2 (18.18%) Automation Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Line Management
6 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) QA