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

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank 220 265 259
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -6
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 29 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.46% 0.12% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.14% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 25 9 14
Median salary £54,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,750 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.33% -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
5453 6251 6571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 85.63% 85.22% 83.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4641 5247 5314
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
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 26 August 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 26 August 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 15 £70,000 +154.54% 3
Bedfordshire +23 7 £54,000 -1.81%
Cambridgeshire +11 5 £40,000 -
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 26 August 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 30 (63.83%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (57.45%) SQL
3 20 (42.55%) Microsoft
3 20 (42.55%) QA
4 18 (38.30%) C#
5 17 (36.17%) E-Commerce
5 17 (36.17%) Regression Testing
6 16 (34.04%) Unit Testing
6 16 (34.04%) Test Strategy
7 14 (29.79%) TDD
7 14 (29.79%) ASP.NET
7 14 (29.79%) .NET
8 13 (27.66%) BDD
8 13 (27.66%) SpecFlow
9 11 (23.40%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (23.40%) Ajax
9 11 (23.40%) Software Testing
9 11 (23.40%) JMeter
9 11 (23.40%) HTML
9 11 (23.40%) Java
9 11 (23.40%) JavaScript
9 11 (23.40%) CSS
10 10 (21.28%) Visual Studio
10 10 (21.28%) T-SQL
10 10 (21.28%) DHTML
10 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
10 10 (21.28%) ISEB
10 10 (21.28%) CRM
10 10 (21.28%) B2B
10 10 (21.28%) Dynamics CRM

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 (19.15%) CMS
2 2 (4.26%) Confluence
2 2 (4.26%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.13%) JBoss
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (21.28%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
1 10 (21.28%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.26%) MySQL
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 13 (27.66%) SpecFlow
2 11 (23.40%) JMeter
3 10 (21.28%) JIRA
3 10 (21.28%) Subversion
3 10 (21.28%) Visual Studio
4 9 (19.15%) Selenium
5 7 (14.89%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (10.64%) SoapUI
7 4 (8.51%) JUnit
7 4 (8.51%) LoadRunner
8 3 (6.38%) Ant
9 2 (4.26%) CruiseControl
9 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
9 2 (4.26%) LoadUI
9 2 (4.26%) NUnit
9 2 (4.26%) WebDriver
9 2 (4.26%) YouTrack
10 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
10 1 (2.13%) JProfiler
10 1 (2.13%) Maven
General
1 7 (14.89%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Banking
2 2 (4.26%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (27.66%) Analyst
2 11 (23.40%) Tester
3 10 (21.28%) Automation Tester
4 9 (19.15%) Test Analyst
4 9 (19.15%) Test Engineer
5 8 (17.02%) Test Automation Engineer
6 7 (14.89%) Head of Development
7 4 (8.51%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) Software Test Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Development Manager
9 2 (4.26%) Development Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) Performance Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) QA Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) Senior QA Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) Senior Web Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) Software Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) Test Development Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) Web Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (29.79%) .NET
1 14 (29.79%) ASP.NET
2 11 (23.40%) Ajax
2 11 (23.40%) CSS
2 11 (23.40%) HTML
3 10 (21.28%) CSS3
3 10 (21.28%) DHTML
4 4 (8.51%) SOAP
5 3 (6.38%) JSON
5 3 (6.38%) REST
5 3 (6.38%) XML
6 2 (4.26%) J2EE
6 2 (4.26%) Web Services
7 1 (2.13%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.13%) Backbone.js
7 1 (2.13%) HTML5
7 1 (2.13%) Java EE
7 1 (2.13%) jQuery
7 1 (2.13%) Node.js
7 1 (2.13%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Computer Science
1 6 (12.77%) iPad
2 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.13%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) Linux
1 2 (4.26%) Unix
1 2 (4.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (63.83%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (36.17%) E-Commerce
2 17 (36.17%) Regression Testing
3 16 (34.04%) Test Strategy
3 16 (34.04%) Unit Testing
4 14 (29.79%) TDD
5 13 (27.66%) BDD
6 11 (23.40%) Software Testing
6 11 (23.40%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (21.28%) B2B
7 10 (21.28%) CRM
8 9 (19.15%) Content Management
8 9 (19.15%) Project Management
8 9 (19.15%) Test Automation
8 9 (19.15%) Waterfall
9 8 (17.02%) SDLC
10 6 (12.77%) Automated Testing
11 4 (8.51%) Line Management
11 4 (8.51%) MVC
11 4 (8.51%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (57.45%) SQL
2 18 (38.30%) C#
3 11 (23.40%) Java
3 11 (23.40%) JavaScript
4 10 (21.28%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.26%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.26%) C++
5 2 (4.26%) Perl
5 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (21.28%) ISEB
1 10 (21.28%) ISTQB
2 4 (8.51%) Degree
3 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (42.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 20 (42.55%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.51%) Sitecore
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle
4 2 (4.26%) Citrix
4 2 (4.26%) HP
5 1 (2.13%) IBM
5 1 (2.13%) SAP
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