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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Testing
Rank 170 - 166
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.11% - 0.032%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% - 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £41,500 - £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +18.42%
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
3011 3190 2554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 83.25% 83.93% 81.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2479 2656 2175
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Load Testing across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Testing within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire - 3 £41,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Load Testing
England

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) IIS
3 4 (44.44%) ISEB
3 4 (44.44%) Firmware
3 4 (44.44%) QA
3 4 (44.44%) System Testing
4 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
4 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Degree
6 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
6 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
6 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
6 1 (11.11%) Data Validation
6 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (11.11%) F#
6 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
6 1 (11.11%) SimpleDB
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (11.11%) Google App Engine
6 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (11.11%) Dependency Injection

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 4 (44.44%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Google App Engine
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
2 1 (11.11%) SimpleDB
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Hive
2 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 1 (11.11%) Redis
2 1 (11.11%) Couchbase
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (11.11%) SilkTest
1 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
1 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Test Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Systems Test Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) QA Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
1 4 (44.44%) System Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Validation
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (11.11%) MapReduce
3 1 (11.11%) Functional Programming
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Validation
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (11.11%) F#
3 1 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ISEB
2 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (11.11%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Google