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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank 175 186 197
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +11
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 2 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.063% 0.11% 0.078%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.072% 0.13% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 3
Median salary £39,000 £41,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.02% +50.90%
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.23% +6.25%
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
2777 3122 3380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 87.38% 85.04% 87.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2253 2544 2739
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
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
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Testing within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +4 1 - -
Derbyshire +3 1 £39,000 -6.02%
Load Testing
England

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

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

1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) QA
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Scrum
2 7 (77.78%) Test Strategy
3 6 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 6 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 6 (66.67%) Web Services
4 5 (55.56%) HP UFT
4 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
5 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
5 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
5 4 (44.44%) Degree
5 4 (44.44%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 4 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (33.33%) Analytics
6 3 (33.33%) ISEB
6 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
6 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
6 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
7 2 (22.22%) Selenium
7 2 (22.22%) WebDriver
8 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
8 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
8 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
8 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista
8 1 (11.11%) Validation

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 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) HP UFT
2 2 (22.22%) Selenium
2 2 (22.22%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (44.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) QA Manager
2 4 (44.44%) Quality Manager
2 4 (44.44%) Software Manager
2 4 (44.44%) Software QA Manager
3 3 (33.33%) Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) QA Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) QA Tester
3 3 (33.33%) Tester
4 1 (11.11%) QA Test Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) Web Services
3 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista
2 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (77.78%) Scrum
1 7 (77.78%) Test Strategy
2 6 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
4 3 (33.33%) Analytics
4 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) ISEB
2 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) HP Quality Center