The table below looks at the statistics for Load Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Testing
North West / Cheshire
Rank 90 101 120
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +19
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.30% 0.077% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.093% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Median salary £50,000 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -7.69%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,250
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +27.65%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
864 1081 1562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.38% 82.71% 87.85%
Number of salaries quoted 667 947 1323
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Load Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Load Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Load Testing
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Load Testing Salary Trend in Cheshire

Load Testing
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Testing within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crewe - 3 £50,000 -
Load Testing
North West

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing Load Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Load Testing.

1 3 (75.00%) SSL
1 3 (75.00%) Internet
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Salt
2 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (50.00%) WSGI
2 2 (50.00%) Build Automation
2 2 (50.00%) nginx
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) HTTP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Servlets
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Information Management
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Internet
1 3 (75.00%) SSL
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) HTTP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Architect
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Servlets
1 2 (50.00%) WSGI
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Build Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Information Management
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Service Design
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) Python
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
1 2 (50.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) SAP