The table below looks at the statistics for Load Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Testing
Rank 250 256 254
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 12 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.16% 0.17% 0.078%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.22% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 5
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £36,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £45,400
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6120 6482 6069
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 81.88% 80.36% 78.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5081 5281 5098
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Load Testing across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Load Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Load Testing
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Load Testing Salary Trend in the East of England

Load Testing
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Load Testing across the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

Load Testing Salary Histogram in the East of England

Load Testing
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 5 August 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
Bedfordshire +6 6 £60,000 +14.28%
Hertfordshire +1 4 £27,500 +22.22% 1
Cambridgeshire +15 2 £40,000 -
Load Testing
England

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 18 (62.07%) Java
2 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (55.17%) Linux
4 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
4 15 (51.72%) Configuration Management
4 15 (51.72%) Subversion
5 12 (41.38%) Computer Science
6 11 (37.93%) SQL
6 11 (37.93%) E-Commerce
6 11 (37.93%) ITIL
6 11 (37.93%) Puppet
6 11 (37.93%) JVM Tuning
6 11 (37.93%) DevOps
7 10 (34.48%) Application Performance Management
7 10 (34.48%) Network Monitoring
7 10 (34.48%) Capacity Planning
7 10 (34.48%) Web Services
7 10 (34.48%) IBM
7 10 (34.48%) Performance Management
8 8 (27.59%) iSeries
8 8 (27.59%) Amazon AWS
8 8 (27.59%) Degree
8 8 (27.59%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (27.59%) Regression Testing
8 8 (27.59%) MySQL
8 8 (27.59%) New Relic
9 7 (24.14%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (20.69%) Visual Studio
10 6 (20.69%) Scrum
10 6 (20.69%) TDD

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 5 (17.24%) IIS
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.45%) JBoss
3 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 8 (27.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) HTTP
1 1 (3.45%) Internet
1 1 (3.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
2 8 (27.59%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (27.59%) MySQL
3 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (51.72%) Subversion
2 6 (20.69%) Visual Studio
3 5 (17.24%) TeamCity
3 5 (17.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (13.79%) MSBuild
5 3 (10.34%) Selenium
5 3 (10.34%) JMeter
6 2 (6.90%) NUnit
6 2 (6.90%) JUnit
6 2 (6.90%) WebDriver
7 1 (3.45%) DbUnit
7 1 (3.45%) JProfiler
7 1 (3.45%) Hudson
7 1 (3.45%) SoapUI
7 1 (3.45%) Redmine
7 1 (3.45%) Ant
7 1 (3.45%) Rational Rose
7 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
7 1 (3.45%) HP UFT
7 1 (3.45%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (13.79%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Test Engineer
1 6 (20.69%) Development Engineer
1 6 (20.69%) Operations Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Software Test Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Software Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Release Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Quality Manager
3 4 (13.79%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Test Leader
4 2 (6.90%) Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Test Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Web Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (3.45%) Programmer
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) Web Services
2 5 (17.24%) XML
3 2 (6.90%) Java EE
3 2 (6.90%) HTML
3 2 (6.90%) .NET
3 2 (6.90%) J2EE
3 2 (6.90%) CSS
4 1 (3.45%) ADO.NET
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.45%) LINQ
4 1 (3.45%) Spring Web Flow
4 1 (3.45%) jQuery
4 1 (3.45%) JPA
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.45%) Entity Framework
4 1 (3.45%) REST
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (3.45%) Swing
4 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.45%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) Computer Science
2 8 (27.59%) iSeries
3 5 (17.24%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.45%) Physics
4 1 (3.45%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.45%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (55.17%) Linux
2 4 (13.79%) UNIX
2 4 (13.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (51.72%) Configuration Management
3 11 (37.93%) ITIL
3 11 (37.93%) E-Commerce
3 11 (37.93%) JVM Tuning
3 11 (37.93%) DevOps
4 10 (34.48%) Application Performance Management
4 10 (34.48%) Network Monitoring
4 10 (34.48%) Performance Management
4 10 (34.48%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (27.59%) Regression Testing
6 7 (24.14%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (20.69%) TDD
7 6 (20.69%) Scrum
8 5 (17.24%) OO
8 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (13.79%) Kanban
9 4 (13.79%) Release Management
9 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (13.79%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (62.07%) Java
2 11 (37.93%) SQL
3 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
3 4 (13.79%) Perl
4 3 (10.34%) C#
5 2 (6.90%) C++
5 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Degree
2 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
2 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (37.93%) Puppet
2 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) IBM
2 8 (27.59%) New Relic
3 2 (6.90%) HP
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
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