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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank 98 109 123
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +14
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 5 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.42% 0.073% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.084% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 6
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £37,937 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.07% -10.73%
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
1013 1189 1545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 84.77% 86.35% 84.84%
Number of salaries quoted 837 1032 1197
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,660
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge 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 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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Load Testing across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Load Testing Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Load Testing.

1 10 (90.91%) QA
1 10 (90.91%) JIRA
2 8 (72.73%) Test Automation
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) ISEB
3 6 (54.55%) iPad
3 6 (54.55%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (54.55%) Unit Testing
3 6 (54.55%) Automated Testing
3 6 (54.55%) Software Testing
3 6 (54.55%) ISTQB
4 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) Finance
5 4 (36.36%) Selenium
5 4 (36.36%) JUnit
5 4 (36.36%) Java
6 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
6 3 (27.27%) REST
7 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
7 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
7 2 (18.18%) Machine Learning
7 2 (18.18%) Analytics
7 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
7 2 (18.18%) LoadUI
7 2 (18.18%) YouTrack
7 2 (18.18%) SDLC
7 2 (18.18%) Defect Management
7 2 (18.18%) Degree

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 2 (18.18%) Confluence
1 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 10 (90.91%) JIRA
2 4 (36.36%) JUnit
2 4 (36.36%) Selenium
3 2 (18.18%) Ant
3 2 (18.18%) CruiseControl
3 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 2 (18.18%) JMeter
3 2 (18.18%) LoadRunner
3 2 (18.18%) LoadUI
3 2 (18.18%) NUnit
3 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
3 2 (18.18%) WebDriver
3 2 (18.18%) YouTrack
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Test Automation Engineer
1 8 (72.73%) Test Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Development Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) QA Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior QA Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Software Development Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Test Development Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) REST
2 2 (18.18%) J2EE
2 2 (18.18%) JSON
2 2 (18.18%) SOAP
2 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) iPad
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Unix
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Test Automation
2 6 (54.55%) Automated Testing
2 6 (54.55%) Software Testing
2 6 (54.55%) Unit Testing
2 6 (54.55%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) Analytics
5 2 (18.18%) Defect Management
5 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
5 2 (18.18%) Machine Learning
5 2 (18.18%) OO
5 2 (18.18%) OOP
5 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
5 2 (18.18%) SDLC
6 1 (9.09%) Data Virtualisation
6 1 (9.09%) ERP
6 1 (9.09%) ETL
6 1 (9.09%) Master Data Management
6 1 (9.09%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
3 2 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) C++
3 2 (18.18%) Perl
3 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
3 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) ISEB
1 6 (54.55%) ISTQB
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (90.91%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) SAP