The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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 Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Testing
Rank - 146 146
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 0 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 0.18% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.24% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 11
Average salary - £47,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.37%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.94% +1.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1997 2068 2273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 79.37% 74.44% 73.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1651 1767 1868
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Load Testing
East of England

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
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
1 2 (66.67%) QALoad
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) V-Model
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
1 2 (66.67%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Python

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
1 2 (66.67%) QALoad
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Test Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) V-Model
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
1 2 (66.67%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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