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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Testing
Rank 278 336 309
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -27
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 30 7 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.055% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.066% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 29 6 22
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,250 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +18.42%
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
8846 10616 9965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 85.34% 83.90% 82.44%
Number of salaries quoted 7581 8841 8628
Average salary £59,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.60% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015, 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 34 (64.15%) Finance
2 33 (62.26%) Selenium
3 31 (58.49%) Automated Testing
4 27 (50.94%) QA
5 26 (49.06%) WebDriver
6 25 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (39.62%) JMeter
8 17 (32.08%) Telecoms
9 14 (26.42%) WinRunner
9 14 (26.42%) HP UFT
9 14 (26.42%) LoadRunner
10 13 (24.53%) Banking
10 13 (24.53%) Test Automation
10 13 (24.53%) Test Management
11 12 (22.64%) JIRA
12 10 (18.87%) Java
12 10 (18.87%) C#
12 10 (18.87%) Jenkins
13 9 (16.98%) Git (software)
13 9 (16.98%) Test Strategy
14 8 (15.09%) Functional Testing
14 8 (15.09%) Cucumber
14 8 (15.09%) BDD
14 8 (15.09%) RESTful
14 8 (15.09%) Security Testing
14 8 (15.09%) Unit Testing
14 8 (15.09%) TDD
15 7 (13.21%) Retail
15 7 (13.21%) Test Scripting
15 7 (13.21%) Software Engineering

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 (1.89%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) HTTP
2 2 (3.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
1 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.89%) MySQL
2 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 33 (62.26%) Selenium
2 26 (49.06%) WebDriver
3 21 (39.62%) JMeter
4 14 (26.42%) WinRunner
4 14 (26.42%) HP UFT
4 14 (26.42%) LoadRunner
5 12 (22.64%) JIRA
6 10 (18.87%) Jenkins
7 9 (16.98%) Git (software)
8 8 (15.09%) Cucumber
9 6 (11.32%) SpecFlow
9 6 (11.32%) Jasmine
9 6 (11.32%) Capybara
9 6 (11.32%) WATIR
9 6 (11.32%) Karma Test Runner
10 5 (9.43%) SoapUI
11 3 (5.66%) NUnit
12 2 (3.77%) Subversion
12 2 (3.77%) FitNesse
13 1 (1.89%) TestNG
General
1 34 (64.15%) Finance
2 17 (32.08%) Telecoms
3 13 (24.53%) Banking
4 7 (13.21%) Retail
5 4 (7.55%) Retail Banking
6 3 (5.66%) Financial Institution
6 3 (5.66%) Games
7 1 (1.89%) Electronics
7 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (33.96%) Analyst
2 11 (20.75%) Test Leader
3 10 (18.87%) QA Analyst
4 9 (16.98%) Test Analyst
5 7 (13.21%) QA Manager
5 7 (13.21%) Tester
5 7 (13.21%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) Senior Test Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) Senior Tester
7 4 (7.55%) Senior QA Tester
7 4 (7.55%) Test Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) QA Tester
8 3 (5.66%) Senior Test Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Senior QA Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Agile Test Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Automation Test Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Automation Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Senior QA Manager
9 2 (3.77%) QA Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.09%) RESTful
2 3 (5.66%) Web Services
3 2 (3.77%) HTML
4 1 (1.89%) .NET
4 1 (1.89%) CSS
4 1 (1.89%) SOAP
4 1 (1.89%) XML
4 1 (1.89%) JSON
4 1 (1.89%) HATEOAS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
1 3 (5.66%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.89%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.89%) DTV
3 1 (1.89%) Streaming Video
3 1 (1.89%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.89%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.77%) Linux
2 1 (1.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (58.49%) Automated Testing
2 25 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (24.53%) Test Management
3 13 (24.53%) Test Automation
4 9 (16.98%) Test Strategy
5 8 (15.09%) Functional Testing
5 8 (15.09%) BDD
5 8 (15.09%) Security Testing
5 8 (15.09%) Unit Testing
5 8 (15.09%) TDD
6 7 (13.21%) Software Engineering
6 7 (13.21%) Test Scripting
6 7 (13.21%) Stress Testing
7 6 (11.32%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (11.32%) Performance Testing
7 6 (11.32%) Open Source
7 6 (11.32%) Regression Testing
7 6 (11.32%) Automation Testing
7 6 (11.32%) DevOps
8 5 (9.43%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.87%) C#
1 10 (18.87%) Java
2 2 (3.77%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.77%) PL/SQL
2 2 (3.77%) SQL
2 2 (3.77%) Python
2 2 (3.77%) Ruby
2 2 (3.77%) Scala
2 2 (3.77%) Bash Shell
2 2 (3.77%) C
3 1 (1.89%) Go
Qualifications
1 3 (5.66%) ISEB
2 2 (3.77%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (3.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (50.94%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.89%) Docker
2 1 (1.89%) LXC
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.77%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 3 (5.66%) Oracle
1 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.89%) Reuters
2 1 (1.89%) Sophis
2 1 (1.89%) SAP
2 1 (1.89%) IBM
City, London
ULO Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Up to £80,000 per annum plus excelle
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Good Equity
Posted: 17 days ago