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

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank 239 267 285
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +18
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 17 21 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.26% 0.27% 0.093%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.33% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 7
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -43.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £40,500 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £60,000 £76,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -5.55%
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
5636 6366 6971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 86.55% 83.26% 81.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4680 5207 5734
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 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 29 May 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 29 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
Bedfordshire +12 7 £52,500 -12.50%
Cambridgeshire -1 6 £33,000 -12.00% 1
Hertfordshire +25 2 £57,500 +109.09% 1
Essex - 1 £42,500 -
Suffolk - 1 £25,000 -
Load Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 of England region with a requirement for Load Testing.

1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
1 12 (54.55%) ISEB
1 12 (54.55%) ISTQB
1 12 (54.55%) QA
2 10 (45.45%) Software Testing
2 10 (45.45%) SQL
3 8 (36.36%) E-Commerce
4 7 (31.82%) C#
4 7 (31.82%) Unit Testing
5 6 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (27.27%) iPad
5 6 (27.27%) Test Automation
5 6 (27.27%) BDD
5 6 (27.27%) Test Strategy
5 6 (27.27%) SpecFlow
5 6 (27.27%) SDLC
5 6 (27.27%) .NET
5 6 (27.27%) Automated Testing
5 6 (27.27%) JIRA
5 6 (27.27%) Regression Testing
5 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (22.73%) Automation Testing
7 4 (18.18%) SoapUI
7 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
7 4 (18.18%) TDD
7 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
7 4 (18.18%) Selenium
8 3 (13.64%) Degree
8 3 (13.64%) MVC
8 3 (13.64%) JMeter

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 1 (4.55%) CMS
1 1 (4.55%) JBoss
1 1 (4.55%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) JIRA
1 6 (27.27%) SpecFlow
2 4 (18.18%) Selenium
2 4 (18.18%) SoapUI
3 3 (13.64%) JMeter
3 3 (13.64%) LoadRunner
3 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.55%) Ant
4 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.55%) FitNesse
4 1 (4.55%) HP UFT
4 1 (4.55%) JProfiler
4 1 (4.55%) Maven
4 1 (4.55%) Rational Functional Tester
4 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Test Automation Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Test Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Test Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Tester
4 4 (18.18%) Automation Tester
5 3 (13.64%) Performance Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Mobile Test Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Web Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Web Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Web Test Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce Tester
7 1 (4.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (4.55%) Head of Development
7 1 (4.55%) Software QA Tester
7 1 (4.55%) Test Automation Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Web Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) .NET
2 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 3 (13.64%) SOAP
4 2 (9.09%) Ajax
4 2 (9.09%) CSS
4 2 (9.09%) HTML
5 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.55%) Backbone.js
5 1 (4.55%) CSS3
5 1 (4.55%) DHTML
5 1 (4.55%) HTML5
5 1 (4.55%) Java EE
5 1 (4.55%) jQuery
5 1 (4.55%) JSON
5 1 (4.55%) React
5 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) iPad
2 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Software Testing
2 8 (36.36%) E-Commerce
3 7 (31.82%) Unit Testing
4 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (27.27%) Automated Testing
4 6 (27.27%) BDD
4 6 (27.27%) Regression Testing
4 6 (27.27%) SDLC
4 6 (27.27%) Test Automation
4 6 (27.27%) Test Strategy
4 6 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (22.73%) Automation Testing
6 4 (18.18%) TDD
7 3 (13.64%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 3 (13.64%) MVC
7 3 (13.64%) Performance Testing
7 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting
7 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
8 2 (9.09%) API Testing
8 2 (9.09%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) SQL
2 7 (31.82%) C#
3 3 (13.64%) Java
3 3 (13.64%) VBA
4 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) ISEB
1 12 (54.55%) ISTQB
2 3 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (54.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Citrix
2 3 (13.64%) HP
2 3 (13.64%) Sitecore
3 1 (4.55%) IBM
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Watford
Nixor
Salary: £70,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago