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

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank 648 728 727
Rank change year-on-year
+80 -1
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 241 202 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.20% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.23% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 218 181 186
Median salary £49,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,915 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -2.43%
Load Testing
UK

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
79462 88351 91210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.28% 87.40% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 66744 73779 73679
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 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
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 September 2016.

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 September 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
London +81 102 £60,000 +14.28% 9
South East +28 43 £41,000 -18.00% 3
Yorkshire +11 26 £38,000 -14.60% 1
East of England +45 25 £47,000 +4.44% 3
North West +23 19 £42,500 +13.33% 1
South West -3 17 £32,500 -16.12%
West Midlands -28 6 £34,715 +6.81%
East Midlands +18 2 £31,656 -33.35% 1
North East - 1 £37,500 -
Load Testing
UK

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 England region with a requirement for Load Testing.

1 171 (41.61%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (31.14%) Selenium
3 126 (30.66%) JavaScript
4 116 (28.22%) QA
5 114 (27.74%) HTML
6 113 (27.49%) SQL
7 109 (26.52%) CSS
8 108 (26.28%) C#
9 106 (25.79%) Java
10 104 (25.30%) Test Automation
11 93 (22.63%) Computer Science
12 90 (21.90%) ISTQB
13 89 (21.65%) Continuous Integration
14 86 (20.92%) Regression Testing
15 84 (20.44%) Finance
16 81 (19.71%) Performance Testing
17 77 (18.73%) JIRA
18 76 (18.49%) Web Services
19 75 (18.25%) Ajax
20 73 (17.76%) OO
20 73 (17.76%) jQuery
20 73 (17.76%) AngularJS
21 72 (17.52%) Linux
21 72 (17.52%) XML
22 71 (17.27%) Node.js
22 71 (17.27%) Algorithms
23 70 (17.03%) HTML5
24 68 (16.55%) JSON
24 68 (16.55%) Data Structures
25 67 (16.30%) BDD

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 16 (3.89%) CMS
2 9 (2.19%) Apache Pig
3 8 (1.95%) Apache
3 8 (1.95%) Apache Spark
4 7 (1.70%) OpenStack
5 6 (1.46%) NServiceBus
5 6 (1.46%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.22%) Confluence
6 5 (1.22%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (0.97%) Umbraco
8 3 (0.73%) IIS
8 3 (0.73%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.49%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.49%) JBoss
10 1 (0.24%) nginx
10 1 (0.24%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.24%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (3.16%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.97%) InfoPath
2 4 (0.97%) MS Office
3 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.24%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (2.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.73%) Changepoint
3 2 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 32 (7.79%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (4.14%) Amazon EC2
3 15 (3.65%) Amazon S3
4 14 (3.41%) SaaS
5 12 (2.92%) Amazon Kinesis
5 12 (2.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 12 (2.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 11 (2.68%) Amazon ELB
6 11 (2.68%) Amazon EMR
6 11 (2.68%) Route 53
7 8 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (1.46%) GitHub
9 4 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (0.73%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.49%) DigitalOcean
11 2 (0.49%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.49%) IaaS
11 2 (0.49%) Sumo Logic
12 1 (0.24%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.14%) HTTP
2 12 (2.92%) Firewall
3 10 (2.43%) Internet
4 6 (1.46%) ATM
4 6 (1.46%) DNS
5 4 (0.97%) BGP
5 4 (0.97%) Network Security
6 3 (0.73%) WAN
7 2 (0.49%) AMQP
7 2 (0.49%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.24%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.24%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.24%) SAN
8 1 (0.24%) TETRA
8 1 (0.24%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (11.19%) Big Data
2 40 (9.73%) SQL Server
3 29 (7.06%) MySQL
4 18 (4.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (4.14%) Hadoop
6 10 (2.43%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (2.43%) NoSQL
7 9 (2.19%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (2.19%) Apache Hive
7 9 (2.19%) Data Mining
8 8 (1.95%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (1.46%) Amazon Redshift
9 6 (1.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 6 (1.46%) MS Access
9 6 (1.46%) Neo4j
9 6 (1.46%) OrientDB
9 6 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 128 (31.14%) Selenium
2 77 (18.73%) JIRA
3 63 (15.33%) Jenkins
4 61 (14.84%) JMeter
5 56 (13.63%) Cucumber
6 45 (10.95%) Team Foundation Server
7 44 (10.71%) Git (software)
8 38 (9.25%) SpecFlow
9 35 (8.52%) HP UFT
10 29 (7.06%) NUnit
11 28 (6.81%) Visual Studio
12 27 (6.57%) LoadRunner
13 26 (6.33%) Subversion
14 18 (4.38%) Gradle
14 18 (4.38%) TestNG
15 17 (4.14%) JUnit
16 15 (3.65%) eggPlant
16 15 (3.65%) SoapUI
17 13 (3.16%) WebDriver
18 12 (2.92%) Robotium
General
1 84 (20.44%) Finance
2 15 (3.65%) Telecoms
3 14 (3.41%) Games
3 14 (3.41%) Legal
4 10 (2.43%) Law
5 7 (1.70%) Marketing
5 7 (1.70%) Publishing
6 6 (1.46%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.22%) Retail
8 3 (0.73%) Banking
9 2 (0.49%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.24%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.24%) Electronics
10 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 106 (25.79%) Developer
2 78 (18.98%) Analyst
3 75 (18.25%) Tester
4 70 (17.03%) Test Analyst
5 51 (12.41%) JavaScript Developer
6 44 (10.71%) Automation Tester
7 37 (9.00%) Test Engineer
8 32 (7.79%) Senior Analyst
9 30 (7.30%) Senior Test Analyst
10 27 (6.57%) DevOps Engineer
11 23 (5.60%) QA Engineer
12 22 (5.35%) Test Automation Engineer
13 19 (4.62%) Performance Tester
14 16 (3.89%) Lead Tester
14 16 (3.89%) Node.js Developer
14 16 (3.89%) Software Tester
15 15 (3.65%) Software Test Engineer
16 14 (3.41%) Java Engineer
16 14 (3.41%) Linux Engineer
16 14 (3.41%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (27.74%) HTML
2 109 (26.52%) CSS
3 76 (18.49%) Web Services
4 75 (18.25%) Ajax
5 73 (17.76%) AngularJS
5 73 (17.76%) jQuery
6 72 (17.52%) XML
7 71 (17.27%) Node.js
8 70 (17.03%) HTML5
9 68 (16.55%) JSON
10 61 (14.84%) Backbone.js
11 60 (14.60%) React
12 50 (12.17%) .NET
13 35 (8.52%) ASP.NET
14 28 (6.81%) SOAP
15 22 (5.35%) Silverlight
16 19 (4.62%) Spring
17 18 (4.38%) DOM
17 18 (4.38%) Hibernate
18 16 (3.89%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 93 (22.63%) Computer Science
2 71 (17.27%) Algorithms
3 68 (16.55%) Data Structures
4 24 (5.84%) Mobile Payment
5 11 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (2.43%) Clustering
6 10 (2.43%) Mathematics
6 10 (2.43%) User Experience
6 10 (2.43%) Virtual Team
7 8 (1.95%) Fintech
7 8 (1.95%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.46%) Performance Metrics
9 5 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.22%) iPad
9 5 (1.22%) RIA
10 4 (0.97%) N-Tier
11 3 (0.73%) Data Centre
11 3 (0.73%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.73%) SWIFT
12 2 (0.49%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 72 (17.52%) Linux
2 44 (10.71%) Windows
3 18 (4.38%) Unix
4 13 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (1.70%) Solaris
6 3 (0.73%) CentOS
7 2 (0.49%) CoreOS
8 1 (0.24%) Debian
8 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.24%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (41.61%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (25.30%) Test Automation
3 89 (21.65%) Continuous Integration
4 86 (20.92%) Regression Testing
5 81 (19.71%) Performance Testing
6 73 (17.76%) OO
7 67 (16.30%) BDD
8 64 (15.57%) Software Testing
9 63 (15.33%) OOD
10 62 (15.09%) Front End Development
10 62 (15.09%) TDD
11 59 (14.36%) Complexity Analysis
12 52 (12.65%) E-Commerce
13 46 (11.19%) Test Scripting
14 44 (10.71%) Non-Functional Testing
15 43 (10.46%) Test Strategy
16 41 (9.98%) Automation Testing
16 41 (9.98%) DevOps
17 40 (9.73%) Mentoring
18 38 (9.25%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 126 (30.66%) JavaScript
2 113 (27.49%) SQL
3 108 (26.28%) C#
4 106 (25.79%) Java
5 59 (14.36%) Python
6 29 (7.06%) Ruby
7 27 (6.57%) T-SQL
8 17 (4.14%) C++
9 15 (3.65%) PHP
10 13 (3.16%) Perl
11 12 (2.92%) PowerShell
11 12 (2.92%) VB
12 9 (2.19%) Go
13 8 (1.95%) Scala
13 8 (1.95%) VB6
14 6 (1.46%) VC++
15 4 (0.97%) Bash Shell
15 4 (0.97%) TypeScript
15 4 (0.97%) VB.NET
16 3 (0.73%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 90 (21.90%) ISTQB
2 52 (12.65%) ISEB
3 48 (11.68%) Degree
4 26 (6.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 15 (3.65%) Security Cleared
6 12 (2.92%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.24%) HP ASE
8 1 (0.24%) LPIC
8 1 (0.24%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (28.22%) QA
2 9 (2.19%) Section 508
3 4 (0.97%) SDET
4 1 (0.24%) ISO13485
4 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (2.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.46%) Docker
3 4 (0.97%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.73%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.49%) HDFS
5 2 (0.49%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.49%) Xen
6 1 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.24%) Ceph
6 1 (0.24%) Gluster
6 1 (0.24%) iptables
6 1 (0.24%) KVM
6 1 (0.24%) Varnish
6 1 (0.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 27 (6.57%) Puppet
2 22 (5.35%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (4.62%) HP Quality Center
4 12 (2.92%) Ansible
5 10 (2.43%) Nagios
6 4 (0.97%) Salt
7 3 (0.73%) HP SiteScope
7 3 (0.73%) Kubernetes
7 3 (0.73%) Terraform
8 2 (0.49%) Consul
8 2 (0.49%) Packer
8 2 (0.49%) Rancher
8 2 (0.49%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.24%) Check_MK
9 1 (0.24%) Graylog
9 1 (0.24%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (0.24%) Mesos
9 1 (0.24%) Pacemaker
9 1 (0.24%) Perfmon
9 1 (0.24%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 56 (13.63%) Microsoft
2 45 (10.95%) Oracle
3 35 (8.52%) HP
4 12 (2.92%) Red Hat
5 11 (2.68%) VMware
6 9 (2.19%) Telerik
7 6 (1.46%) Atlassian
8 4 (0.97%) DevExpress
8 4 (0.97%) F5
8 4 (0.97%) Google
8 4 (0.97%) New Relic
8 4 (0.97%) SAP
8 4 (0.97%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.73%) Splunk
9 3 (0.73%) Zend
9 3 (0.73%) Zerto
10 2 (0.49%) Cisco
10 2 (0.49%) Citrix
10 2 (0.49%) Dynatrace
10 2 (0.49%) Rackspace
London
Freshtechit
Posted: 5 hours ago
Peterborough
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + learn Load Testing
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Benefits & equity
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nanotek Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Leidos
Posted: 19 days ago
City, London
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £45,000 per year + Excellent package and benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
South East
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary £50k + potential equity stake
Posted: 6 days ago