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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank 261 247 246
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -1
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 4 23 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.057% 0.32% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.067% 0.38% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2 21 8
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
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
6012 6000 5565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 85.05% 83.22% 82.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4859 4801 4486
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
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 14 February 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
(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
Essex -3 2 - -
Suffolk - 2 £35,000 -
Load Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 6 (75.00%) ISEB
1 6 (75.00%) ISTQB
1 6 (75.00%) QA
2 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) SoapUI
2 5 (62.50%) SOAP
2 5 (62.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) VBA
3 4 (50.00%) HP
3 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 4 (50.00%) LoadRunner
3 4 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 4 (50.00%) HP SiteScope
3 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Performance Testing
4 3 (37.50%) SDLC
4 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
4 3 (37.50%) Regression Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Unix
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (25.00%) Automation Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
6 1 (12.50%) LoadUI

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 1 (12.50%) Confluence
1 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) SoapUI
2 4 (50.00%) LoadRunner
3 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (12.50%) Ant
4 1 (12.50%) CruiseControl
4 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 1 (12.50%) JIRA
4 1 (12.50%) JUnit
4 1 (12.50%) LoadUI
4 1 (12.50%) Selenium
4 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tester
4 1 (12.50%) QA Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) SOAP
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE
3 1 (12.50%) JSON
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (37.50%) Regression Testing
2 3 (37.50%) SDLC
2 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) API Testing
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) VBA
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) ISEB
1 6 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (62.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Citrix
1 4 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: £0 per year + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago