The table below looks at the statistics for Load Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Testing
Rank 37 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 13 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.83% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.56% - -
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 0
Average salary £32,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +18.42%
Load Testing
Gloucestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
285 224 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 84.07% 72.96% 74.19%
Number of salaries quoted 259 193 150
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £71,500 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Load Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Load Testing
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Load Testing Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Load Testing
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Load Testing across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Load Testing Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 22 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 20 (90.91%) Finance
3 19 (86.36%) WSDL
3 19 (86.36%) XML Schema
3 19 (86.36%) C#
3 19 (86.36%) .NET
3 19 (86.36%) SQL
3 19 (86.36%) Web Services
3 19 (86.36%) XML
3 19 (86.36%) .NET Framework
4 16 (72.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (72.73%) SQL Server 2005
4 16 (72.73%) Changepoint
4 16 (72.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (72.73%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (72.73%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (72.73%) Mentoring
4 16 (72.73%) Coaching
4 16 (72.73%) LINQ
4 16 (72.73%) XSL
4 16 (72.73%) XSLT
4 16 (72.73%) T-SQL
4 16 (72.73%) VB
4 16 (72.73%) ASP.NET
4 16 (72.73%) COM+
4 16 (72.73%) SQL Server
4 16 (72.73%) IIS
4 16 (72.73%) C++
4 16 (72.73%) HTML
4 16 (72.73%) JavaScript

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 16 (72.73%) IIS
Business Applications
1 16 (72.73%) Changepoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (72.73%) SQL Server
1 16 (72.73%) SQL Server 2000
1 16 (72.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 16 (72.73%) SQL Server 2005
1 16 (72.73%) SQL Server 2008
1 16 (72.73%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (72.73%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (90.91%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 12 (54.55%) Software Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Graduate Software Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Graduate Developer
3 5 (22.73%) .NET Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Graduate
4 4 (18.18%) C# Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Junior Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Junior Software Developer
5 3 (13.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Junior
5 3 (13.64%) Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (86.36%) .NET
1 19 (86.36%) Web Services
1 19 (86.36%) XML
1 19 (86.36%) WSDL
1 19 (86.36%) XML Schema
1 19 (86.36%) .NET Framework
2 16 (72.73%) LINQ
2 16 (72.73%) HTML
2 16 (72.73%) XSL
2 16 (72.73%) XSLT
2 16 (72.73%) XHTML
2 16 (72.73%) ASP.NET
2 16 (72.73%) COM+
3 7 (31.82%) ADO.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 16 (72.73%) Mentoring
2 16 (72.73%) Coaching
2 16 (72.73%) MVC
3 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) C#
1 19 (86.36%) SQL
2 16 (72.73%) T-SQL
2 16 (72.73%) VB
2 16 (72.73%) VB6
2 16 (72.73%) C++
2 16 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 16 (72.73%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA