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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Testing
Rank 250 274 273
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -1
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 17 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.22% 0.070% 0.035%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.090% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 3
Average salary £42,500 £75,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.33% +130.76%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
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
6118 6669 6538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 80.14% 77.87% 76.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4978 5493 5631
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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
Norfolk - 11 £42,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £37,500 - 7
Essex +8 2 £56,250 -25.00%
Bedfordshire - 1 £60,000 - 1
Load Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 21 (52.50%) SQL
2 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (42.50%) Java
4 15 (37.50%) Linux
5 13 (32.50%) Puppet
5 13 (32.50%) DevOps
6 12 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
6 12 (30.00%) Subversion
6 12 (30.00%) Computer Science
6 12 (30.00%) Configuration Management
7 11 (27.50%) ITIL
7 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
7 11 (27.50%) QA
7 11 (27.50%) JIRA
7 11 (27.50%) JVM Tuning
8 10 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
8 10 (25.00%) Application Performance Management
8 10 (25.00%) Degree
8 10 (25.00%) Software Testing
8 10 (25.00%) Test Automation
8 10 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
8 10 (25.00%) Performance Management
8 10 (25.00%) IBM
9 9 (22.50%) Web Services
9 9 (22.50%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (22.50%) Unit Testing
9 9 (22.50%) Automated Testing
9 9 (22.50%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (20.00%) New Relic
10 8 (20.00%) ISTQB

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 2 (5.00%) Apache
2 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.50%) JBoss
2 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (2.50%) IIS
2 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.00%) Heroku
2 2 (5.00%) PaaS
2 2 (5.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.00%) MySQL
2 8 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (30.00%) Subversion
2 11 (27.50%) JIRA
3 3 (7.50%) JMeter
4 2 (5.00%) TeamCity
4 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.00%) NUnit
4 2 (5.00%) JUnit
5 1 (2.50%) Redmine
5 1 (2.50%) MSBuild
5 1 (2.50%) Rational Rose
5 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.50%) Ant
5 1 (2.50%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (2.50%) LoadRunner
5 1 (2.50%) ArgoUML
5 1 (2.50%) Maven
5 1 (2.50%) Cactus
5 1 (2.50%) Selenium
5 1 (2.50%) FitNesse
General
1 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (30.00%) Test Engineer
2 11 (27.50%) Software Engineer
2 11 (27.50%) Software Test Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Test Manager
4 6 (15.00%) Development Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Operations Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Performance Manager
4 6 (15.00%) Performance Test Manager
5 4 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Tester
6 3 (7.50%) Software Tester
7 2 (5.00%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Junior Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Junior Java Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Junior
7 2 (5.00%) Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) Web Services
2 4 (10.00%) REST
3 3 (7.50%) .NET
3 3 (7.50%) J2EE
4 2 (5.00%) Java EE
4 2 (5.00%) JSON
4 2 (5.00%) XML
5 1 (2.50%) Swing
5 1 (2.50%) CSS
5 1 (2.50%) HTML
5 1 (2.50%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.50%) Ajax
5 1 (2.50%) Spring
5 1 (2.50%) JSF
5 1 (2.50%) WCF
5 1 (2.50%) Spring Web Flow
5 1 (2.50%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (20.00%) iSeries
3 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.50%) Mathematics
5 2 (5.00%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (2.50%) Physics
6 1 (2.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 15 (37.50%) Linux
2 4 (10.00%) Windows
3 2 (5.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (5.00%) CoreOS
4 1 (2.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (32.50%) DevOps
3 12 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
3 12 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 11 (27.50%) ITIL
4 11 (27.50%) JVM Tuning
5 10 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
5 10 (25.00%) Application Performance Management
5 10 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 10 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 10 (25.00%) Performance Management
6 9 (22.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (22.50%) Unit Testing
6 9 (22.50%) Automated Testing
6 9 (22.50%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (20.00%) E-Commerce
8 6 (15.00%) Performance Testing
9 5 (12.50%) OO
10 4 (10.00%) OOP
10 4 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 21 (52.50%) SQL
2 17 (42.50%) Java
3 8 (20.00%) Python
4 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.00%) Scala
5 2 (5.00%) Ruby
5 2 (5.00%) C#
5 2 (5.00%) C++
6 1 (2.50%) Perl
6 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) Degree
2 8 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 8 (20.00%) ISEB
3 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (27.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (32.50%) Puppet
2 6 (15.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) IBM
2 8 (20.00%) New Relic
2 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (17.50%) HP
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle
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