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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank 57 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 1 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.25% 2.21% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 2.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 0
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
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
352 353 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 88.89% 86.52% 81.68%
Number of salaries quoted 213 296 189
Average salary £49,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) COM+
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XSL
1 1 (50.00%) WSDL
1 1 (50.00%) XML Schema
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (50.00%) Process Management
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) VB6
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) Changepoint
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 1 (50.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Changepoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) COM+
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) WSDL
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XML Schema
1 1 (50.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Process Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA