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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank 224 259 267
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +8
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 27 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.41% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.20% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 25 12 11
Median salary £54,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £52,500
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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5546 6407 6578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 85.18% 84.74% 82.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4681 5310 5405
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
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 of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England 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 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 30 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Testing within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Hertfordshire +30 16 £70,000 +154.54%
Bedfordshire +25 8 £53,500 -10.83%
Essex - 2 £42,500 -
Cambridgeshire +8 1 £40,000 - 1
Load Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 of England region with a requirement for Load Testing.

1 26 (61.90%) SQL
1 26 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (47.62%) Microsoft
3 17 (40.48%) QA
4 16 (38.10%) Unit Testing
4 16 (38.10%) Test Strategy
4 16 (38.10%) E-Commerce
4 16 (38.10%) C#
4 16 (38.10%) Regression Testing
5 14 (33.33%) TDD
5 14 (33.33%) .NET
5 14 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 13 (30.95%) BDD
6 13 (30.95%) SpecFlow
7 11 (26.19%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (26.19%) Ajax
7 11 (26.19%) CSS
7 11 (26.19%) HTML
7 11 (26.19%) JavaScript
8 10 (23.81%) Subversion
8 10 (23.81%) T-SQL
8 10 (23.81%) DHTML
8 10 (23.81%) Visual Studio
8 10 (23.81%) SQL Server
8 10 (23.81%) CRM
8 10 (23.81%) B2B
8 10 (23.81%) Software Testing
8 10 (23.81%) Dynamics CRM
8 10 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (23.81%) CSS3

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 9 (21.43%) CMS
2 1 (2.38%) Confluence
2 1 (2.38%) JBoss
2 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (23.81%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) SQL Server
1 10 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.38%) MySQL
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 13 (30.95%) SpecFlow
2 10 (23.81%) Subversion
2 10 (23.81%) Visual Studio
3 9 (21.43%) JMeter
4 7 (16.67%) JIRA
4 7 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (14.29%) Selenium
6 4 (9.52%) SoapUI
7 2 (4.76%) Ant
7 2 (4.76%) LoadRunner
8 1 (2.38%) CruiseControl
8 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.38%) FitNesse
8 1 (2.38%) HP UFT
8 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
8 1 (2.38%) JProfiler
8 1 (2.38%) JUnit
8 1 (2.38%) Maven
8 1 (2.38%) Rational Functional Tester
8 1 (2.38%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (26.19%) Analyst
1 11 (26.19%) Tester
2 10 (23.81%) Automation Tester
3 8 (19.05%) Test Analyst
4 7 (16.67%) Head of Development
4 7 (16.67%) Test Engineer
5 6 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Development Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Developer in Test
7 2 (4.76%) Mobile Test Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Performance Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Web Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Software Test Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Test Automation Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Web Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Web Test Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Software QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (33.33%) .NET
1 14 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 11 (26.19%) Ajax
2 11 (26.19%) CSS
2 11 (26.19%) HTML
3 10 (23.81%) CSS3
3 10 (23.81%) DHTML
4 3 (7.14%) SOAP
5 2 (4.76%) JSON
5 2 (4.76%) XML
6 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.38%) Backbone.js
6 1 (2.38%) HTML5
6 1 (2.38%) J2EE
6 1 (2.38%) Java EE
6 1 (2.38%) jQuery
6 1 (2.38%) Node.js
6 1 (2.38%) React
6 1 (2.38%) REST
6 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) iPad
2 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.38%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (38.10%) E-Commerce
2 16 (38.10%) Regression Testing
2 16 (38.10%) Test Strategy
2 16 (38.10%) Unit Testing
3 14 (33.33%) TDD
4 13 (30.95%) BDD
5 11 (26.19%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (23.81%) B2B
6 10 (23.81%) CRM
6 10 (23.81%) Software Testing
7 9 (21.43%) Content Management
7 9 (21.43%) Waterfall
8 8 (19.05%) Project Management
9 7 (16.67%) Test Automation
10 6 (14.29%) Automated Testing
10 6 (14.29%) SDLC
11 4 (9.52%) Automation Testing
11 4 (9.52%) Cross-Browser Testing
11 4 (9.52%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (61.90%) SQL
2 16 (38.10%) C#
3 11 (26.19%) JavaScript
4 10 (23.81%) T-SQL
5 8 (19.05%) Java
6 2 (4.76%) VBA
7 1 (2.38%) Perl
7 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) ISEB
1 9 (21.43%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (40.48%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 20 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.52%) Sitecore
3 2 (4.76%) Citrix
3 2 (4.76%) HP
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle
4 1 (2.38%) IBM
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