The table below looks at the statistics for Load Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Testing
Rank 136 126 145
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +19
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 7 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.28% 0.33% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.41% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 7
Average salary £33,000 £36,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.58% -33.63%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
Load Testing
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2079 1698 2113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 82.57% 79.20% 74.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1614 1343 1784
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Load Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Load Testing
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Load Testing Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Load Testing
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Testing within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
Cambridge -4 7 £33,000 -9.58% 1
Load Testing
East of England

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) HTTP
2 7 (50.00%) ISEB
2 7 (50.00%) QA
2 7 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 7 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 7 (50.00%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) J2EE
3 6 (42.86%) REST
3 6 (42.86%) JIRA
3 6 (42.86%) Mobile Payment
3 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 6 (42.86%) Automated Testing
3 6 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (42.86%) ISTQB
3 6 (42.86%) Python
3 6 (42.86%) Scala
3 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) OOP
3 6 (42.86%) OO
3 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
4 2 (14.29%) HTML
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) CSS
4 2 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (7.14%) Spring
5 1 (7.14%) Apache
5 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
5 1 (7.14%) QuickTest Pro

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 1 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SAP BW
2 1 (7.14%) SimpleDB
2 1 (7.14%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) QALoad
2 1 (7.14%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (7.14%) LoadRunner
2 1 (7.14%) Maven
General
1 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Java Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Test Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Software Test Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Software Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Automation Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Test Automation Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Junior
3 4 (28.57%) Junior Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Junior Java Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) J2EE
2 6 (42.86%) REST
3 2 (14.29%) HTML
3 2 (14.29%) CSS
3 2 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (7.14%) Spring
4 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (7.14%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 7 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 6 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (42.86%) OOP
2 6 (42.86%) OO
2 6 (42.86%) Automated Testing
2 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) SOA
4 1 (7.14%) Test Management
4 1 (7.14%) V-Model
4 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Test Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Line Management
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) Java
3 6 (42.86%) Python
3 6 (42.86%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) ISEB
2 6 (42.86%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) SAP
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