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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank 251 306 340
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +34
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 7 15 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.17% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 14
Median salary £60,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -5.55%
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
5888 9049 11051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 90.21% 87.91% 85.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5385 7693 9257
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
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 the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Load Testing.

1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (40.00%) Mobile Payment
3 4 (40.00%) Node.js
3 4 (40.00%) Backbone.js
3 4 (40.00%) HTML5
3 4 (40.00%) JSON
3 4 (40.00%) jQuery
3 4 (40.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) XML
3 4 (40.00%) OO
3 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (40.00%) OOD
3 4 (40.00%) Ajax
3 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (40.00%) Data Structures
3 4 (40.00%) Algorithms
3 4 (40.00%) React
3 4 (40.00%) Front End Development
4 3 (30.00%) DevOps
4 3 (30.00%) Python
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) JMeter
4 3 (30.00%) Selenium
4 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (20.00%) QA

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 4 (40.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (10.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) IaaS
1 1 (10.00%) PaaS
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (30.00%) JMeter
2 3 (30.00%) Selenium
3 2 (20.00%) LoadRunner
3 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (10.00%) CruiseControl
4 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
4 1 (10.00%) Hudson
4 1 (10.00%) Subversion
4 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Law
3 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Transformation
3 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) Ajax
2 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (40.00%) Backbone.js
2 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) HTML5
2 4 (40.00%) jQuery
2 4 (40.00%) JSON
2 4 (40.00%) React
2 4 (40.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (40.00%) Algorithms
2 4 (40.00%) Data Structures
2 4 (40.00%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (10.00%) Derivative
3 1 (10.00%) Fintech
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (40.00%) Front End Development
1 4 (40.00%) OO
1 4 (40.00%) OOD
2 3 (30.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Test Management
4 1 (10.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) HP ASE
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) HP
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle