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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Testing
Rank 50 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 9 0 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.00% - 7.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.41% - 9.78%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 18
Average salary £32,500 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
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
374 206 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 82.93% 78.03% 77.64%
Number of salaries quoted 312 171 165
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 10 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 9 (90.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) Mentoring
2 9 (90.00%) Coaching
3 8 (80.00%) .NET
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (80.00%) IIS
3 8 (80.00%) Web Services
3 8 (80.00%) XML
3 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 8 (80.00%) WSDL
3 8 (80.00%) XML Schema
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (80.00%) Changepoint
3 8 (80.00%) .NET Framework
4 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 7 (70.00%) LINQ
4 7 (70.00%) VB6
4 7 (70.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (70.00%) T-SQL
4 7 (70.00%) VB
4 7 (70.00%) ADO.NET
4 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
4 7 (70.00%) COM+
4 7 (70.00%) XHTML
4 7 (70.00%) XSL
4 7 (70.00%) XSLT
4 7 (70.00%) C++

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 8 (80.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (10.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) NAS
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 5 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
1 8 (80.00%) Web Services
1 8 (80.00%) XML
1 8 (80.00%) WSDL
1 8 (80.00%) XML Schema
1 8 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 7 (70.00%) LINQ
2 7 (70.00%) ADO.NET
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (70.00%) COM+
2 7 (70.00%) XHTML
2 7 (70.00%) XSL
2 7 (70.00%) XSLT
2 7 (70.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 9 (90.00%) Mentoring
2 9 (90.00%) Coaching
3 7 (70.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Straight-Through Processing
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) VB6
3 7 (70.00%) T-SQL
3 7 (70.00%) VB
3 7 (70.00%) C++
3 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (70.00%) PHP
4 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (10.00%) MCTS
1 1 (10.00%) MCITP
1 1 (10.00%) MCP
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
1 1 (10.00%) MCSA
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) vSphere
1 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (10.00%) HP SIM
1 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) F5
1 1 (10.00%) VMware
1 1 (10.00%) McAfee
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) HP
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