The table below looks at the statistics for Load Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Testing
Rank 311 321 294
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -27
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 9 14 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.083% 0.12% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.14% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 25
Average salary £56,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £41,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £62,500 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.97% -15.00%
Load Testing
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
8841 9720 9265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.51% 82.98% 80.18%
Number of salaries quoted 7682 8267 8341
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Load Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Load Testing
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Load Testing Salary Trend in the City of London

Load Testing
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Load Testing across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Load Testing Salary Histogram in the City of London

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 16 (69.57%) Java
2 14 (60.87%) QA
3 13 (56.52%) Selenium
4 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (39.13%) Automated Testing
6 8 (34.78%) Performance Testing
6 8 (34.78%) Test Scripting
6 8 (34.78%) Test Automation
7 7 (30.43%) HTTP
7 7 (30.43%) Open Source
7 7 (30.43%) Test Strategy
8 6 (26.09%) WebDriver
8 6 (26.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (26.09%) TDD
8 6 (26.09%) SQL
9 5 (21.74%) C#
9 5 (21.74%) RUP
9 5 (21.74%) Security Testing
9 5 (21.74%) Cucumber
9 5 (21.74%) DevOps
10 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
10 4 (17.39%) Karma Test Runner
10 4 (17.39%) BDD
10 4 (17.39%) Capybara
10 4 (17.39%) SpecFlow
10 4 (17.39%) Jasmine
10 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
10 4 (17.39%) RESTful
10 4 (17.39%) Banking
10 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 (4.35%) WebLogic
1 1 (4.35%) JBoss
1 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
1 1 (4.35%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) HTTP
2 4 (17.39%) Internet
3 1 (4.35%) LDAP
3 1 (4.35%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.35%) OLTP
1 1 (4.35%) Siebel EIM
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 13 (56.52%) Selenium
2 6 (26.09%) WebDriver
3 5 (21.74%) Cucumber
4 4 (17.39%) Karma Test Runner
4 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
4 4 (17.39%) WATIR
4 4 (17.39%) SpecFlow
4 4 (17.39%) Jasmine
4 4 (17.39%) Capybara
4 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
4 4 (17.39%) JUnit
4 4 (17.39%) LoadRunner
5 3 (13.04%) JMeter
6 2 (8.70%) JIRA
6 2 (8.70%) Facilita Forecast
7 1 (4.35%) LoadUI
7 1 (4.35%) Appium
7 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
7 1 (4.35%) Calabash
7 1 (4.35%) NUnit
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
1 4 (17.39%) Banking
2 3 (13.04%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Advertising
3 1 (4.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Test Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) QA Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Senior QA Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Test Leader
3 3 (13.04%) Tester
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Developer
4 2 (8.70%) QA Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Test Specialist
4 2 (8.70%) Performance Test Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Test Leader
5 1 (4.35%) QA Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Junior Test Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) QA Test Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Head of Development
5 1 (4.35%) QA Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) HTML
1 4 (17.39%) RESTful
2 3 (13.04%) JDBC
2 3 (13.04%) JSP
2 3 (13.04%) Servlets
3 2 (8.70%) .NET
3 2 (8.70%) Web Services
4 1 (4.35%) JMS
4 1 (4.35%) JSON
4 1 (4.35%) jQuery
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (4.35%) HTML5
4 1 (4.35%) CSS3
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.35%) CSS
4 1 (4.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Open Source
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (8.70%) iPad
4 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.35%) Social Media
4 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) UNIX
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Android
2 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) Automated Testing
3 8 (34.78%) Performance Testing
3 8 (34.78%) Test Scripting
3 8 (34.78%) Test Automation
4 7 (30.43%) Test Strategy
5 6 (26.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (26.09%) TDD
6 5 (21.74%) RUP
6 5 (21.74%) Security Testing
6 5 (21.74%) DevOps
7 4 (17.39%) BDD
7 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
8 3 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (13.04%) Stress Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (13.04%) Project Management
8 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
8 3 (13.04%) Automation Testing
9 2 (8.70%) Bug Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) Java
2 6 (26.09%) SQL
3 5 (21.74%) C#
4 4 (17.39%) Ruby
5 3 (13.04%) Scala
5 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.35%) C++
6 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) ISEB
2 3 (13.04%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (60.87%) QA
2 2 (8.70%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) HP
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) Siebel
2 1 (4.35%) Temenos
City of London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 days ago