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

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank 612 712 736
Rank change year-on-year
+100 +24
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 273 228 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.32% 0.23% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.26% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 220 198 167
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £46,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-7.60% +9.52%
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
74008 86796 91362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.07% 87.55% 85.72%
Number of salaries quoted 61531 72502 75765
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 £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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +35 108 £62,500 +19.04% 13
South East +74 58 £47,500 - 4
South West +34 26 £32,500 -7.14%
Yorkshire +20 23 £40,000 -33.33%
North West -13 21 £40,000 -5.32% 2
East of England +36 18 £52,500 +20.00%
East Midlands +18 16 £42,500 +5.59% 1
North East - 2 £33,750 -
West Midlands -16 1 £34,715 +15.71%
Load Testing
UK

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 204 (41.21%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (32.32%) Selenium
3 129 (26.06%) SQL
4 125 (25.25%) ISTQB
5 122 (24.65%) QA
5 122 (24.65%) Test Automation
6 121 (24.44%) JavaScript
7 113 (22.83%) C#
7 113 (22.83%) Java
8 109 (22.02%) Regression Testing
8 109 (22.02%) Continuous Integration
9 104 (21.01%) JIRA
10 102 (20.61%) AngularJS
11 101 (20.40%) HTML
12 98 (19.80%) Linux
12 98 (19.80%) Finance
13 97 (19.60%) Performance Testing
14 96 (19.39%) CSS
14 96 (19.39%) Web Services
15 93 (18.79%) BDD
16 90 (18.18%) Cucumber
17 85 (17.17%) ISEB
18 82 (16.57%) Computer Science
19 81 (16.36%) Software Testing
20 79 (15.96%) Python
21 75 (15.15%) Jenkins
22 74 (14.95%) DevOps
22 74 (14.95%) Ajax
23 72 (14.55%) .NET
24 69 (13.94%) XML

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 38 (7.68%) CMS
2 26 (5.25%) Umbraco
3 22 (4.44%) Confluence
4 10 (2.02%) WordPress
5 8 (1.62%) Apache
5 8 (1.62%) OpenStack
6 6 (1.21%) NServiceBus
6 6 (1.21%) SharePoint
6 6 (1.21%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.01%) Apache Spark
7 5 (1.01%) nginx
8 4 (0.81%) IIS
9 3 (0.61%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.20%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.20%) JBoss
10 1 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.20%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (2.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.20%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 6 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.61%) SAP hybris
3 2 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.20%) Changepoint
4 1 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 53 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (6.06%) Amazon EC2
2 30 (6.06%) Amazon S3
3 21 (4.24%) SaaS
4 19 (3.84%) Route 53
5 17 (3.43%) Amazon ELB
5 17 (3.43%) Amazon EMR
5 17 (3.43%) Amazon Kinesis
5 17 (3.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 17 (3.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 13 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (2.02%) AWS CloudFormation
8 7 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (1.21%) Google Cloud Platform
10 5 (1.01%) Google App Engine
11 4 (0.81%) GitHub
12 3 (0.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 1 (0.20%) AWS CloudTrail
13 1 (0.20%) DigitalOcean
13 1 (0.20%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 25 (5.05%) Firewall
2 21 (4.24%) Internet
3 12 (2.42%) HTTP
4 11 (2.22%) WAN
5 9 (1.82%) ATM
6 7 (1.41%) DNS
7 4 (0.81%) SSL
8 3 (0.61%) BGP
8 3 (0.61%) Network Security
9 2 (0.40%) AMQP
9 2 (0.40%) FTP
9 2 (0.40%) SMTP
10 1 (0.20%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.20%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.20%) LAN
10 1 (0.20%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.20%) TETRA
10 1 (0.20%) VoIP
10 1 (0.20%) VPN
10 1 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (8.89%) Big Data
2 41 (8.28%) MySQL
3 40 (8.08%) SQL Server
4 18 (3.64%) NoSQL
5 13 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (1.62%) Amazon Redshift
8 7 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (1.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 6 (1.21%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (1.01%) BigQuery
10 5 (1.01%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (0.81%) Neo4j
11 4 (0.81%) OrientDB
11 4 (0.81%) Relational Database
12 3 (0.61%) Informix
12 3 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 160 (32.32%) Selenium
2 104 (21.01%) JIRA
3 90 (18.18%) Cucumber
4 75 (15.15%) Jenkins
5 68 (13.74%) JMeter
6 63 (12.73%) Git (software)
7 49 (9.90%) Team Foundation Server
8 48 (9.70%) SpecFlow
9 31 (6.26%) HP UFT
10 30 (6.06%) Grunt
11 28 (5.66%) LoadRunner
12 27 (5.45%) Appium
13 23 (4.65%) NUnit
14 22 (4.44%) JUnit
15 21 (4.24%) WebDriver
16 19 (3.84%) Visual Studio
17 17 (3.43%) WATIR
18 16 (3.23%) Robotium
19 15 (3.03%) SoapUI
20 14 (2.83%) Subversion
General
1 98 (19.80%) Finance
2 33 (6.67%) Games
3 21 (4.24%) Telecoms
4 13 (2.63%) Legal
5 9 (1.82%) Publishing
6 7 (1.41%) Back Office
6 7 (1.41%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.01%) Law
8 4 (0.81%) Banking
8 4 (0.81%) Marketing
8 4 (0.81%) Retail
9 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.20%) Automotive
9 1 (0.20%) Electronics
9 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 112 (22.63%) Developer
2 94 (18.99%) Analyst
3 78 (15.76%) Test Analyst
4 70 (14.14%) Tester
5 54 (10.91%) JavaScript Developer
6 50 (10.10%) DevOps Engineer
7 36 (7.27%) Automation Tester
8 34 (6.87%) Senior Analyst
8 34 (6.87%) Test Manager
9 32 (6.46%) Senior Test Analyst
10 31 (6.26%) Linux Engineer
10 31 (6.26%) Test Engineer
11 29 (5.86%) C# Developer
12 26 (5.25%) Test Leader
13 23 (4.65%) Performance Tester
14 22 (4.44%) Angular Developer
14 22 (4.44%) Full Stack Developer
14 22 (4.44%) Node.js Developer
15 21 (4.24%) Support Engineer
16 19 (3.84%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (20.61%) AngularJS
2 101 (20.40%) HTML
3 96 (19.39%) CSS
3 96 (19.39%) Web Services
4 74 (14.95%) Ajax
5 72 (14.55%) .NET
6 69 (13.94%) XML
7 68 (13.74%) Node.js
8 65 (13.13%) HTML5
8 65 (13.13%) JSON
9 63 (12.73%) jQuery
10 58 (11.72%) React
11 57 (11.52%) Backbone.js
12 45 (9.09%) ASP.NET
13 31 (6.26%) ASP.NET MVC
13 31 (6.26%) SOAP
14 26 (5.25%) REST
15 25 (5.05%) Sass
15 25 (5.05%) SignalR
15 25 (5.05%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 82 (16.57%) Computer Science
2 66 (13.33%) Data Structures
3 61 (12.32%) Algorithms
4 50 (10.10%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (5.45%) User Experience
6 22 (4.44%) Mobile App
7 18 (3.64%) Mobile Payment
8 15 (3.03%) Fintech
9 9 (1.82%) Mathematics
10 7 (1.41%) Clustering
10 7 (1.41%) Spread Betting
10 7 (1.41%) Visualisation
11 6 (1.21%) Data Centre
11 6 (1.21%) Xbox
12 4 (0.81%) iPad
12 4 (0.81%) RIA
13 3 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.61%) Performance Metrics
13 3 (0.61%) Virtual Team
14 2 (0.40%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 98 (19.80%) Linux
2 54 (10.91%) Windows
3 21 (4.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (2.83%) Unix
5 8 (1.62%) Android
5 8 (1.62%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.62%) CentOS
6 5 (1.01%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.61%) Kali Linux
7 3 (0.61%) Solaris
8 2 (0.40%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.20%) CoreOS
9 1 (0.20%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (41.21%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (24.65%) Test Automation
3 109 (22.02%) Continuous Integration
3 109 (22.02%) Regression Testing
4 97 (19.60%) Performance Testing
5 93 (18.79%) BDD
6 81 (16.36%) Software Testing
7 74 (14.95%) DevOps
8 68 (13.74%) Non-Functional Testing
9 61 (12.32%) Functional Testing
9 61 (12.32%) TDD
10 60 (12.12%) OO
11 57 (11.52%) Complexity Analysis
11 57 (11.52%) Front End Development
11 57 (11.52%) OOD
12 56 (11.31%) Test Scripting
13 50 (10.10%) Mentoring
14 49 (9.90%) Scrum
15 46 (9.29%) MVC
15 46 (9.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 129 (26.06%) SQL
2 121 (24.44%) JavaScript
3 113 (22.83%) C#
3 113 (22.83%) Java
4 79 (15.96%) Python
5 41 (8.28%) Ruby
6 26 (5.25%) Perl
7 25 (5.05%) TypeScript
8 19 (3.84%) PowerShell
9 17 (3.43%) PHP
10 16 (3.23%) T-SQL
11 14 (2.83%) Go
12 13 (2.63%) Scala
13 12 (2.42%) C++
14 11 (2.22%) Bash Shell
15 10 (2.02%) Shell Script
16 5 (1.01%) C
17 3 (0.61%) Erlang
17 3 (0.61%) VB
17 3 (0.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 125 (25.25%) ISTQB
2 85 (17.17%) ISEB
3 60 (12.12%) Degree
4 37 (7.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 25 (5.05%) Security Cleared
6 17 (3.43%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.20%) LPIC
7 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.20%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 122 (24.65%) QA
2 3 (0.61%) PCI DSS
2 3 (0.61%) SDET
2 3 (0.61%) SEPA
3 2 (0.40%) Section 508
4 1 (0.20%) ISO13485
System Software
1 15 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (2.63%) Docker
3 11 (2.22%) Active Directory
4 10 (2.02%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.20%) Ceph
6 1 (0.20%) Gluster
6 1 (0.20%) HDFS
6 1 (0.20%) iptables
6 1 (0.20%) KVM
6 1 (0.20%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.20%) Varnish
6 1 (0.20%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.20%) Xen
Systems Management
1 43 (8.69%) Puppet
2 36 (7.27%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (5.05%) HP Quality Center
4 21 (4.24%) Ansible
5 15 (3.03%) Nagios
6 9 (1.82%) Salt
7 6 (1.21%) Terraform
8 5 (1.01%) Mesos
9 4 (0.81%) Kubernetes
9 4 (0.81%) Perfmon
10 3 (0.61%) Kibana
10 3 (0.61%) ZABBIX
11 2 (0.40%) HP SiteScope
11 2 (0.40%) Marathon
12 1 (0.20%) Check_MK
12 1 (0.20%) Consul
12 1 (0.20%) Graylog
12 1 (0.20%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 1 (0.20%) Pingdom
12 1 (0.20%) Rancher
Vendors
1 52 (10.51%) Microsoft
2 38 (7.68%) HP
3 29 (5.86%) Oracle
4 20 (4.04%) Red Hat
5 15 (3.03%) IBM
5 15 (3.03%) VMware
6 13 (2.63%) SAP
7 11 (2.22%) Atlassian
8 10 (2.02%) Perforce
8 10 (2.02%) Telerik
9 8 (1.62%) New Relic
10 6 (1.21%) Google
11 5 (1.01%) Tableau
12 4 (0.81%) ATG
12 4 (0.81%) hybris
12 4 (0.81%) Zerto
13 3 (0.61%) Citrix
13 3 (0.61%) Demandware
13 3 (0.61%) F5
13 3 (0.61%) Zend
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