The table below looks at the statistics for Load Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Testing
Rank - 45 54
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 0.39% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.53% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
Load Testing
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
155 189 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 86.11% 72.97% 88.69%
Number of salaries quoted 110 139 194
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Load Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Load Testing
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Load Testing Salary Trend in Chester