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

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank 221 261 259
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -2
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 23 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.37% 0.055% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.065% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 20 4 11
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -5.88%
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
5436 6179 6372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 86.57% 84.93% 83.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4493 5220 5099
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 September 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 September 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 +28 12 £37,500 -25.00% 3
Cambridgeshire +14 6 £68,750 +83.33% 1
Bedfordshire +17 3 £54,000 -32.50%
Essex - 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 £28,500 -
Load Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 34 (69.39%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (57.14%) SQL
3 21 (42.86%) QA
4 20 (40.82%) Regression Testing
5 19 (38.78%) Test Strategy
6 18 (36.73%) Microsoft
6 18 (36.73%) C#
7 17 (34.69%) E-Commerce
8 14 (28.57%) ASP.NET
8 14 (28.57%) .NET
8 14 (28.57%) Unit Testing
8 14 (28.57%) TDD
9 13 (26.53%) BDD
9 13 (26.53%) SpecFlow
10 12 (24.49%) Waterfall
10 12 (24.49%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (22.45%) JMeter
11 11 (22.45%) HTML
11 11 (22.45%) Java
11 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
11 11 (22.45%) CSS
11 11 (22.45%) Ajax
12 10 (20.41%) Subversion
12 10 (20.41%) Dynamics CRM
12 10 (20.41%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (20.41%) CSS3
12 10 (20.41%) CRM
12 10 (20.41%) Visual Studio
12 10 (20.41%) T-SQL
12 10 (20.41%) DHTML

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 (18.37%) CMS
2 2 (4.08%) Confluence
2 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.08%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.04%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (20.41%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
1 10 (20.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.08%) MySQL
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 13 (26.53%) SpecFlow
2 11 (22.45%) JMeter
3 10 (20.41%) Subversion
3 10 (20.41%) Visual Studio
4 9 (18.37%) Selenium
5 8 (16.33%) JIRA
6 7 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (10.20%) SoapUI
8 4 (8.16%) JUnit
8 4 (8.16%) LoadRunner
9 3 (6.12%) Ant
10 2 (4.08%) CruiseControl
10 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
10 2 (4.08%) LoadUI
10 2 (4.08%) NUnit
10 2 (4.08%) WebDriver
10 2 (4.08%) YouTrack
11 1 (2.04%) Cucumber
11 1 (2.04%) JProfiler
11 1 (2.04%) Maven
General
1 8 (16.33%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Banking
2 2 (4.08%) Retail
3 1 (2.04%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (32.65%) Analyst
2 12 (24.49%) Test Analyst
3 11 (22.45%) Tester
4 10 (20.41%) Automation Tester
5 7 (14.29%) Head of Development
5 7 (14.29%) Test Engineer
6 6 (12.24%) Test Automation Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Development Manager
8 3 (6.12%) Software Test Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Architect
9 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
9 2 (4.08%) Senior Test Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) Software Development Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Software Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (4.08%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) Systems Test Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (28.57%) .NET
1 14 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 11 (22.45%) Ajax
2 11 (22.45%) CSS
2 11 (22.45%) HTML
3 10 (20.41%) CSS3
3 10 (20.41%) DHTML
4 4 (8.16%) REST
4 4 (8.16%) SOAP
5 3 (6.12%) JSON
5 3 (6.12%) XML
6 2 (4.08%) J2EE
6 2 (4.08%) Web Services
7 1 (2.04%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.04%) Backbone.js
7 1 (2.04%) HTML5
7 1 (2.04%) Java EE
7 1 (2.04%) jQuery
7 1 (2.04%) Node.js
7 1 (2.04%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.16%) iPad
4 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.04%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.08%) Linux
1 2 (4.08%) Unix
1 2 (4.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (69.39%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (40.82%) Regression Testing
3 19 (38.78%) Test Strategy
4 17 (34.69%) E-Commerce
5 14 (28.57%) TDD
5 14 (28.57%) Unit Testing
6 13 (26.53%) BDD
7 12 (24.49%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (24.49%) Waterfall
8 10 (20.41%) B2B
8 10 (20.41%) CRM
8 10 (20.41%) Project Management
9 9 (18.37%) Content Management
9 9 (18.37%) Software Testing
10 8 (16.33%) SDLC
11 7 (14.29%) Test Automation
12 4 (8.16%) Automated Testing
12 4 (8.16%) MVC
12 4 (8.16%) Software Engineering
12 4 (8.16%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (57.14%) SQL
2 18 (36.73%) C#
3 11 (22.45%) Java
3 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
4 10 (20.41%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.08%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.08%) C++
5 2 (4.08%) Perl
5 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) ISEB
1 8 (16.33%) ISTQB
2 4 (8.16%) Degree
3 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (42.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 18 (36.73%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.16%) Sitecore
3 3 (6.12%) Oracle
4 2 (4.08%) Citrix
4 2 (4.08%) HP
4 2 (4.08%) SAP
5 1 (2.04%) IBM
Peterborough
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + learn Load Testing
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35 - 70k + bonus, 9% pension, 25 days holiday and more!
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nanotek Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago