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 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank - 115 127
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.062% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.069% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £36,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +21.66%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -6.66%
Load Testing
North West

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
884 1449 1480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 81.85% 89.94% 84.43%
Number of salaries quoted 748 1103 1099
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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