The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Testing
Rank 115 111 112
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 3 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.17% 0.24% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.32% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 11
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +41.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+18.42% +1.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1432 1269 1352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 80.95% 76.54% 75.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1149 1092 1154
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Load Testing
Cambridgeshire

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 28 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) Scala
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) SAP HANA
3 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
3 1 (33.33%) SAP BW
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) QALoad
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) V-Model
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 (66.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SAP BW
2 1 (33.33%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
1 1 (33.33%) QALoad
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Junior
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Junior Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Junior Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile Payment
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OOP
1 2 (66.67%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) V-Model
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Scala
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) HP
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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