The first table below looks at the demand for Load Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Testing
Rank - - 83
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - 0.086%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+18.42% +1.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1240 1018 909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.33% 84.06% 78.50%
Number of salaries quoted 830 639 614
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Load Testing
Scotland

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Load Testing across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Load Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Load Testing
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Load Testing across the Edinburgh region.

Load Testing Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Load Testing
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Informatics
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Bioinformatics

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Quality Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) QA Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) QA Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) QA Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior QA Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior QA Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior QA Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Quality Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Informatics
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Bioinformatics
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA