The table below looks at the statistics for Load Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank 96 116 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 6 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.43% 0.13% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-7.05% +8.97%
Load Testing
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1184 1226 1492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 85.73% 82.12% 82.66%
Number of salaries quoted 951 1032 1271
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Load Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Load Testing
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Load Testing Salary Trend in Cambridge

Load Testing
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 6 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 6 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 6 (100.00%) JIRA
1 6 (100.00%) QA
1 6 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (100.00%) iPad
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) ISEB

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 6 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) ISEB
1 6 (100.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft