The table below looks at the statistics for Load Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank - 175 185
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 0 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.22% 0.027%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.25% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £41,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +27.69%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
Load Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2893 3233 3104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 87.53% 87.92% 84.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2309 2692 2596
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands 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 East Midlands

Load Testing
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Load Testing Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Load Testing
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Load Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) HP UFT
2 2 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) HP UFT
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) QA Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Quality Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Software Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Software QA Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) QA Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) QA Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center