The table below looks at the statistics for Load Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Testing
UK / England
Rank 620 776 724
Rank change year-on-year
+156 -52
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 213 152 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.16% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.18% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 160 138 165
Median salary £45,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.21% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,450 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £73,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
69329 84814 86424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.86% 88.38% 86.70%
Number of salaries quoted 57376 71122 71288
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £76,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the 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 England

Load Testing
Salary Trend in England

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

Load Testing Salary Trend in England

Load Testing
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Load Testing across the England region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Load Testing Salary Histogram in England

Load Testing
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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
London +92 77 £57,500 +9.52% 13
South East +87 54 £34,750 -13.12% 4
South West +35 36 £42,500 +30.76% 1
East of England +47 19 £52,500 +50.00% 2
North West 0 9 £40,000 -5.88% 1
East Midlands +6 7 £42,500 +4.93% 2
West Midlands - 6 £45,500 - 1
Yorkshire +17 3 £40,000 -33.33%
North East +5 2 £33,000 +10.00%
Load Testing
UK

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for Load Testing.

1 215 (43.17%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (33.13%) Selenium
3 139 (27.91%) SQL
4 123 (24.70%) QA
5 118 (23.69%) Continuous Integration
6 116 (23.29%) ISTQB
7 115 (23.09%) Test Automation
8 109 (21.89%) C#
9 108 (21.69%) JavaScript
10 103 (20.68%) AngularJS
11 101 (20.28%) BDD
12 97 (19.48%) Java
12 97 (19.48%) Regression Testing
13 96 (19.28%) Linux
14 93 (18.67%) ISEB
14 93 (18.67%) JIRA
15 92 (18.47%) Web Services
16 91 (18.27%) Finance
17 90 (18.07%) Performance Testing
17 90 (18.07%) Cucumber
18 88 (17.67%) DevOps
19 83 (16.67%) HTML
20 78 (15.66%) .NET
20 78 (15.66%) CSS
21 76 (15.26%) Software Testing
22 74 (14.86%) Non-Functional Testing
23 72 (14.46%) Jenkins
24 71 (14.26%) Git (software)
25 70 (14.06%) XML
25 70 (14.06%) Python

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in 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 59 (11.85%) CMS
2 33 (6.63%) Umbraco
3 21 (4.22%) Confluence
4 18 (3.61%) WordPress
5 15 (3.01%) IIS
6 12 (2.41%) Tomcat
7 9 (1.81%) Apache
7 9 (1.81%) nginx
7 9 (1.81%) SharePoint
8 5 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (1.00%) NServiceBus
9 3 (0.60%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.40%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.20%) JBoss
11 1 (0.20%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.20%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (1.61%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.20%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 4 (0.80%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 58 (11.65%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (5.22%) Amazon EC2
2 26 (5.22%) Amazon S3
3 23 (4.62%) SaaS
4 18 (3.61%) AWS CloudFormation
5 17 (3.41%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (2.61%) Route 53
7 11 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
7 11 (2.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 9 (1.81%) Amazon ELB
8 9 (1.81%) Amazon EMR
8 9 (1.81%) Amazon Kinesis
8 9 (1.81%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 9 (1.81%) Google App Engine
8 9 (1.81%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (1.00%) Amazon SQS
10 3 (0.60%) Akamai
10 3 (0.60%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (0.60%) Fastly
11 2 (0.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 31 (6.22%) Internet
2 25 (5.02%) Firewall
3 16 (3.21%) HTTP
4 15 (3.01%) WAN
5 9 (1.81%) ATM
6 6 (1.20%) DNS
7 5 (1.00%) SSL
8 4 (0.80%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.40%) BGP
9 2 (0.40%) FTP
9 2 (0.40%) LAN
9 2 (0.40%) Network Security
9 2 (0.40%) SMTP
9 2 (0.40%) VoIP
9 2 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.20%) AMQP
10 1 (0.20%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.20%) Intranet
10 1 (0.20%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.20%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (12.05%) SQL Server
2 41 (8.23%) MySQL
3 26 (5.22%) Big Data
4 24 (4.82%) NoSQL
5 17 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (1.81%) BigQuery
8 8 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (1.41%) Amazon Redshift
10 6 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (1.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (0.80%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (0.80%) MongoDB
12 4 (0.80%) Relational Database
13 3 (0.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 3 (0.60%) Couchbase
13 3 (0.60%) Hadoop
13 3 (0.60%) Redis
Development Applications
1 165 (33.13%) Selenium
2 93 (18.67%) JIRA
3 90 (18.07%) Cucumber
4 72 (14.46%) Jenkins
5 71 (14.26%) Git (software)
6 58 (11.65%) JMeter
7 56 (11.24%) Team Foundation Server
8 47 (9.44%) SpecFlow
9 41 (8.23%) Grunt
10 32 (6.43%) Appium
11 29 (5.82%) WebDriver
12 28 (5.62%) HP UFT
13 25 (5.02%) Visual Studio
14 22 (4.42%) LoadRunner
15 21 (4.22%) WATIR
16 20 (4.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 19 (3.82%) SoapUI
18 17 (3.41%) Calabash
18 17 (3.41%) JUnit
19 16 (3.21%) TeamCity
General
1 91 (18.27%) Finance
2 31 (6.22%) Games
3 19 (3.82%) Legal
4 17 (3.41%) Telecoms
5 13 (2.61%) Publishing
5 13 (2.61%) Retail
6 10 (2.01%) Back Office
7 8 (1.61%) Marketing
8 4 (0.80%) Banking
8 4 (0.80%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.60%) Law
10 2 (0.40%) Automotive
11 1 (0.20%) Advertising
11 1 (0.20%) Front Office
11 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 103 (20.68%) Developer
2 82 (16.47%) Analyst
3 67 (13.45%) Test Analyst
4 57 (11.45%) DevOps Engineer
5 55 (11.04%) Tester
6 48 (9.64%) Test Engineer
7 43 (8.63%) JavaScript Developer
8 37 (7.43%) Test Manager
9 34 (6.83%) C# Developer
10 31 (6.22%) Linux Engineer
11 28 (5.62%) Angular Developer
11 28 (5.62%) Test Leader
12 26 (5.22%) Support Engineer
13 25 (5.02%) Full Stack Developer
14 23 (4.62%) QA Tester
14 23 (4.62%) Test Automation Engineer
15 22 (4.42%) Senior Analyst
15 22 (4.42%) Senior Test Analyst
16 20 (4.02%) QA Engineer
16 20 (4.02%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (20.68%) AngularJS
2 92 (18.47%) Web Services
3 83 (16.67%) HTML
4 78 (15.66%) .NET
4 78 (15.66%) CSS
5 70 (14.06%) XML
6 62 (12.45%) Ajax
7 57 (11.45%) JSON
8 54 (10.84%) HTML5
8 54 (10.84%) Node.js
9 48 (9.64%) jQuery
10 46 (9.24%) ASP.NET
11 45 (9.04%) React
12 43 (8.63%) Backbone.js
13 39 (7.83%) ASP.NET MVC
14 32 (6.43%) REST
14 32 (6.43%) Sass
14 32 (6.43%) SignalR
14 32 (6.43%) WebSockets
15 25 (5.02%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 65 (13.05%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (12.45%) Computer Science
3 53 (10.64%) Data Structures
4 45 (9.04%) Algorithms
5 42 (8.43%) Mobile App
6 41 (8.23%) User Experience
7 22 (4.42%) Fintech
8 19 (3.82%) Mobile Payment
9 12 (2.41%) Xbox
10 10 (2.01%) Spread Betting
11 7 (1.41%) iPad
12 6 (1.20%) Life Science
13 5 (1.00%) Client/Server
13 5 (1.00%) Data Centre
14 3 (0.60%) Virtual Team
15 2 (0.40%) Clustering
15 2 (0.40%) Internet of Things
15 2 (0.40%) Management Information System
15 2 (0.40%) RIA
15 2 (0.40%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 96 (19.28%) Linux
2 52 (10.44%) Windows
3 15 (3.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (2.61%) CentOS
5 9 (1.81%) Android
5 9 (1.81%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.41%) Kali Linux
7 6 (1.20%) Unix
8 5 (1.00%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.80%) Windows Server
10 3 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.20%) Debian
11 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.20%) Solaris
11 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (43.17%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (23.69%) Continuous Integration
3 115 (23.09%) Test Automation
4 101 (20.28%) BDD
5 97 (19.48%) Regression Testing
6 90 (18.07%) Performance Testing
7 88 (17.67%) DevOps
8 76 (15.26%) Software Testing
9 74 (14.86%) Non-Functional Testing
10 64 (12.85%) Security Testing
11 62 (12.45%) Scrum
12 59 (11.85%) Functional Testing
12 59 (11.85%) MVC
13 57 (11.45%) TDD
14 56 (11.24%) Test Scripting
15 54 (10.84%) Performance Tuning
15 54 (10.84%) Web Development
16 51 (10.24%) Exploratory Testing
17 49 (9.84%) OO
17 49 (9.84%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 139 (27.91%) SQL
2 109 (21.89%) C#
3 108 (21.69%) JavaScript
4 97 (19.48%) Java
5 70 (14.06%) Python
6 42 (8.43%) Ruby
7 32 (6.43%) TypeScript
8 30 (6.02%) Perl
9 21 (4.22%) PowerShell
10 20 (4.02%) T-SQL
11 18 (3.61%) PHP
12 14 (2.81%) Bash Shell
13 12 (2.41%) C++
13 12 (2.41%) Shell Script
14 9 (1.81%) Go
14 9 (1.81%) Scala
15 7 (1.41%) C
16 4 (0.80%) Groovy
17 3 (0.60%) Erlang
18 2 (0.40%) XPath
Qualifications
1 116 (23.29%) ISTQB
2 93 (18.67%) ISEB
3 48 (9.64%) Degree
4 41 (8.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 25 (5.02%) Security Cleared
6 14 (2.81%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.60%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.20%) LPIC
8 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.20%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 123 (24.70%) QA
2 7 (1.41%) ISO 9001
3 6 (1.20%) ISO 14001
4 3 (0.60%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.60%) SEPA
5 2 (0.40%) Section 508
6 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.20%) PMO
6 1 (0.20%) SDET
System Software
1 21 (4.22%) Active Directory
2 18 (3.61%) Docker
3 17 (3.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (3.01%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.80%) Varnish
6 2 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.40%) Terminal Server
6 2 (0.40%) vCloud
7 1 (0.20%) Ceph
7 1 (0.20%) Gluster
7 1 (0.20%) iptables
7 1 (0.20%) KVM
7 1 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 43 (8.63%) Puppet
2 40 (8.03%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (4.42%) Ansible
4 19 (3.82%) HP Quality Center
5 14 (2.81%) Salt
6 11 (2.21%) Nagios
7 9 (1.81%) Perfmon
8 7 (1.41%) Docker Swarm
9 6 (1.20%) Kibana
10 5 (1.00%) Mesos
11 4 (0.80%) Kubernetes
11 4 (0.80%) Terraform
12 3 (0.60%) Ambari
13 2 (0.40%) Grafana
13 2 (0.40%) Marathon
13 2 (0.40%) ZABBIX
14 1 (0.20%) Check_MK
14 1 (0.20%) Graylog
14 1 (0.20%) MIMEsweeper
14 1 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 58 (11.65%) Microsoft
2 32 (6.43%) HP
3 19 (3.82%) Oracle
3 19 (3.82%) VMware
4 18 (3.61%) IBM
4 18 (3.61%) Perforce
5 15 (3.01%) Red Hat
6 14 (2.81%) SAP
7 13 (2.61%) Telerik
8 10 (2.01%) New Relic
9 9 (1.81%) Atlassian
9 9 (1.81%) Google
9 9 (1.81%) Tableau
10 5 (1.00%) ATG
10 5 (1.00%) hybris
11 4 (0.80%) Demandware
11 4 (0.80%) RedGate
11 4 (0.80%) Zerto
12 3 (0.60%) Citrix
12 3 (0.60%) F5
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Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
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Salary: Excellent Bonus + Benefits
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