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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Testing
Rank 104 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.14% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £43,750 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-5.14% +15.13%
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
1153 1455 1439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 81.83% 79.08% 77.91%
Number of salaries quoted 977 1189 1240
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 (66.67%) QA
2 5 (55.56%) Python
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) ISEB
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) Automated Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Software Testing
2 5 (55.56%) ISTQB
2 5 (55.56%) JIRA
2 5 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
3 4 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) OO
4 3 (33.33%) OOP
5 2 (22.22%) C#
5 2 (22.22%) C++
5 2 (22.22%) J2EE
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) HTTP
5 2 (22.22%) Scala
5 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) REST
5 2 (22.22%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
6 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Selenium
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (11.11%) Build Automation

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) NUnit
2 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner
2 1 (11.11%) JMeter
2 1 (11.11%) JUnit
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Test Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) Software Test Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) Software Engineer
3 5 (55.56%) Automation Engineer
3 5 (55.56%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Junior
4 2 (22.22%) Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Junior Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) J2EE
1 2 (22.22%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Mobile Payment
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
2 1 (11.11%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Automated Testing
1 5 (55.56%) Software Testing
1 5 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
1 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
2 4 (44.44%) OO
3 3 (33.33%) OOP
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Python
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) C++
3 2 (22.22%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) ISEB
1 5 (55.56%) ISTQB
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft