The table below looks at the statistics for Load Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Testing
Rank 121 119 125
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 10 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.46% 0.61% 0.051%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.77% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 1
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -37.03%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £36,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+16.43% -3.94%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1761 1812 1594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 80.56% 78.37% 80.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1314 1399 1430
Average salary £43,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Load Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Load Testing
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Load Testing Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Load Testing
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Testing within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
Milton Keynes -3 10 £45,000 -
Load Testing
South East

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 18 (85.71%) SQL
2 17 (80.95%) HTML
3 13 (61.90%) SQL Server
4 11 (52.38%) MVC
5 10 (47.62%) PHP
5 10 (47.62%) MySQL
5 10 (47.62%) Performance Testing
6 9 (42.86%) Java
6 9 (42.86%) Windows
6 9 (42.86%) Linux
6 9 (42.86%) JMeter
7 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (33.33%) .NET
8 7 (33.33%) Web Development
8 7 (33.33%) JIRA
8 7 (33.33%) jQuery
8 7 (33.33%) Android
8 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (33.33%) SaaS
8 7 (33.33%) Apple iOS
8 7 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (33.33%) Oracle Database
8 7 (33.33%) Android Development
8 7 (33.33%) iOS Development
8 7 (33.33%) Mentoring
8 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (33.33%) Software Delivery
8 7 (33.33%) SEO
8 7 (33.33%) CMS
8 7 (33.33%) LAMP

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 7 (33.33%) CMS
2 6 (28.57%) Apache ServiceMix
2 6 (28.57%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (61.90%) SQL Server
2 10 (47.62%) MySQL
3 7 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (19.05%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) JMeter
2 7 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (33.33%) JIRA
3 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 6 (28.57%) Trac
3 6 (28.57%) Subversion
4 1 (4.76%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (9.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Performance Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Performance Test Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Database Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Database Developer
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Performance Tester
4 3 (14.29%) Tester
5 2 (9.52%) Development DBA
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Development DBA
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (9.52%) DBA
5 2 (9.52%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (80.95%) HTML
2 7 (33.33%) .NET
2 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 7 (33.33%) CSS
2 7 (33.33%) Web Services
2 7 (33.33%) Middleware
2 7 (33.33%) LAMP
2 7 (33.33%) jQuery
2 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Windows
1 9 (42.86%) Linux
2 7 (33.33%) Android
2 7 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) MVC
2 10 (47.62%) Performance Testing
3 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (33.33%) Web Development
4 7 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 7 (33.33%) Software Delivery
4 7 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 7 (33.33%) Android Development
4 7 (33.33%) iOS Development
4 7 (33.33%) SEO
4 7 (33.33%) Scrum
4 7 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 7 (33.33%) ERP
5 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) SQL
2 10 (47.62%) PHP
3 9 (42.86%) Java
4 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (33.33%) C#
5 6 (28.57%) Ruby
6 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft