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

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank 681 718 736
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +18
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 217 213 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.21% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.24% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 201 177 192
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,715 £31,763 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £37,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -12.79%
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
80742 87896 91445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.09% 87.49% 85.39%
Number of salaries quoted 68230 73139 73638
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
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 30 August 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 30 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
London +65 92 £62,500 +19.04% 10
South East +7 31 £36,500 -27.00% 3
East of England +48 29 £54,000 +35.00% 1
North West +29 20 £42,500 +3.03% 4
Yorkshire +5 18 £38,000 -14.60% 4
South West +8 14 £32,500 -13.33% 1
West Midlands -17 10 £47,500 +46.15%
East Midlands -1 2 £31,656 -33.35% 1
North East +4 1 £37,500 +7.14%
Load Testing
UK

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 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 England region with a requirement for Load Testing.

1 152 (42.34%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (30.64%) JavaScript
2 110 (30.64%) SQL
3 109 (30.36%) QA
4 107 (29.81%) Selenium
5 101 (28.13%) Java
6 96 (26.74%) HTML
7 94 (26.18%) C#
8 92 (25.63%) CSS
9 86 (23.96%) Test Automation
10 82 (22.84%) Continuous Integration
11 77 (21.45%) Computer Science
12 74 (20.61%) ISTQB
13 71 (19.78%) Performance Testing
14 70 (19.50%) Finance
15 67 (18.66%) Regression Testing
16 64 (17.83%) JIRA
17 63 (17.55%) Web Services
18 62 (17.27%) Linux
18 62 (17.27%) OO
18 62 (17.27%) Jenkins
19 61 (16.99%) Node.js
20 60 (16.71%) XML
21 59 (16.43%) JMeter
21 59 (16.43%) TDD
21 59 (16.43%) HTML5
22 58 (16.16%) jQuery
22 58 (16.16%) Ajax
22 58 (16.16%) Algorithms
23 56 (15.60%) Software Testing

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 15 (4.18%) CMS
2 11 (3.06%) Apache Pig
3 10 (2.79%) Apache Spark
4 8 (2.23%) OpenStack
5 7 (1.95%) Apache
6 5 (1.39%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.84%) Confluence
8 3 (0.84%) IIS
9 2 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.56%) NServiceBus
9 2 (0.56%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.56%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.28%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.28%) Drupal
10 1 (0.28%) JBoss
10 1 (0.28%) Umbraco
Applications
1 13 (3.62%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.11%) InfoPath
2 4 (1.11%) MS Office
3 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (2.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.84%) Changepoint
3 2 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (7.24%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (3.34%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (3.06%) SaaS
4 10 (2.79%) Amazon Kinesis
4 10 (2.79%) Amazon S3
4 10 (2.79%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 10 (2.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 9 (2.51%) Amazon ELB
5 9 (2.51%) Amazon EMR
5 9 (2.51%) Route 53
6 6 (1.67%) GitHub
7 4 (1.11%) DigitalOcean
7 4 (1.11%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (1.11%) IaaS
7 4 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (1.11%) Sumo Logic
8 3 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.56%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.28%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.74%) HTTP
2 8 (2.23%) DNS
3 7 (1.95%) Internet
4 6 (1.67%) Firewall
5 3 (0.84%) ATM
5 3 (0.84%) BGP
5 3 (0.84%) Network Security
6 2 (0.56%) VPN
6 2 (0.56%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.28%) AMQP
7 1 (0.28%) IPsec
7 1 (0.28%) NetScreen
7 1 (0.28%) SAN
7 1 (0.28%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.28%) TETRA
7 1 (0.28%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (12.53%) Big Data
2 35 (9.75%) SQL Server
3 21 (5.85%) Hadoop
4 20 (5.57%) MySQL
5 15 (4.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (3.34%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (3.06%) Apache Cassandra
7 11 (3.06%) Apache Hive
7 11 (3.06%) Data Mining
8 7 (1.95%) NoSQL
8 7 (1.95%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (1.67%) MS Access
9 6 (1.67%) Neo4j
9 6 (1.67%) OrientDB
10 5 (1.39%) MongoDB
10 5 (1.39%) Relational Database
11 4 (1.11%) Amazon Redshift
11 4 (1.11%) HBase
11 4 (1.11%) Redis
11 4 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 107 (29.81%) Selenium
2 64 (17.83%) JIRA
3 62 (17.27%) Jenkins
4 59 (16.43%) JMeter
5 48 (13.37%) Cucumber
6 36 (10.03%) Team Foundation Server
7 35 (9.75%) Git (software)
8 31 (8.64%) SpecFlow
9 27 (7.52%) HP UFT
9 27 (7.52%) Visual Studio
10 24 (6.69%) NUnit
11 23 (6.41%) LoadRunner
12 22 (6.13%) Subversion
13 17 (4.74%) Gradle
13 17 (4.74%) TestNG
14 15 (4.18%) SoapUI
14 15 (4.18%) WebDriver
15 14 (3.90%) eggPlant
16 11 (3.06%) JUnit
17 10 (2.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 70 (19.50%) Finance
2 13 (3.62%) Games
2 13 (3.62%) Legal
3 11 (3.06%) Law
4 9 (2.51%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.23%) Marketing
5 8 (2.23%) Publishing
6 7 (1.95%) Retail
7 4 (1.11%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.84%) Banking
9 2 (0.56%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.28%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.28%) Electronics
10 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 88 (24.51%) Developer
2 70 (19.50%) Tester
3 64 (17.83%) Analyst
4 56 (15.60%) Test Analyst
5 46 (12.81%) Test Engineer
6 41 (11.42%) Automation Tester
6 41 (11.42%) JavaScript Developer
7 28 (7.80%) Senior Analyst
8 26 (7.24%) Senior Test Analyst
9 24 (6.69%) DevOps Engineer
9 24 (6.69%) Test Automation Engineer
10 23 (6.41%) QA Engineer
11 21 (5.85%) Software Test Engineer
12 17 (4.74%) Software Tester
13 15 (4.18%) Selenium Tester
14 14 (3.90%) Performance Tester
14 14 (3.90%) Test Manager
15 13 (3.62%) Java Engineer
15 13 (3.62%) Lead Tester
16 12 (3.34%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (26.74%) HTML
2 92 (25.63%) CSS
3 63 (17.55%) Web Services
4 61 (16.99%) Node.js
5 60 (16.71%) XML
6 59 (16.43%) HTML5
7 58 (16.16%) Ajax
7 58 (16.16%) jQuery
8 55 (15.32%) AngularJS
9 54 (15.04%) JSON
10 48 (13.37%) Backbone.js
11 47 (13.09%) React
12 42 (11.70%) .NET
13 30 (8.36%) ASP.NET
14 26 (7.24%) SOAP
15 21 (5.85%) Silverlight
16 17 (4.74%) DOM
16 17 (4.74%) Hibernate
16 17 (4.74%) Spring
17 15 (4.18%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 77 (21.45%) Computer Science
2 58 (16.16%) Algorithms
3 50 (13.93%) Data Structures
4 20 (5.57%) Mobile Payment
5 10 (2.79%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (2.51%) Clustering
6 9 (2.51%) Mathematics
7 8 (2.23%) Virtual Team
8 7 (1.95%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.95%) User Experience
9 6 (1.67%) iPad
9 6 (1.67%) N-Tier
9 6 (1.67%) Performance Metrics
10 5 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.39%) Fintech
11 4 (1.11%) Replication
11 4 (1.11%) RIA
11 4 (1.11%) SWIFT
12 3 (0.84%) Data Centre
13 2 (0.56%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 62 (17.27%) Linux
2 41 (11.42%) Windows
3 18 (5.01%) Unix
4 8 (2.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (1.67%) Solaris
6 4 (1.11%) CoreOS
7 2 (0.56%) Android
7 2 (0.56%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.28%) Debian
8 1 (0.28%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (42.34%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (23.96%) Test Automation
3 82 (22.84%) Continuous Integration
4 71 (19.78%) Performance Testing
5 67 (18.66%) Regression Testing
6 62 (17.27%) OO
7 59 (16.43%) TDD
8 56 (15.60%) BDD
8 56 (15.60%) Software Testing
9 50 (13.93%) OOD
10 49 (13.65%) Front End Development
11 48 (13.37%) E-Commerce
12 46 (12.81%) Complexity Analysis
13 44 (12.26%) Test Scripting
14 41 (11.42%) Automation Testing
15 38 (10.58%) Automated Testing
15 38 (10.58%) Unit Testing
16 36 (10.03%) Test Strategy
16 36 (10.03%) User Acceptance Testing
17 35 (9.75%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 110 (30.64%) JavaScript
1 110 (30.64%) SQL
2 101 (28.13%) Java
3 94 (26.18%) C#
4 50 (13.93%) Python
5 26 (7.24%) Ruby
5 26 (7.24%) T-SQL
6 19 (5.29%) C++
7 17 (4.74%) PHP
8 12 (3.34%) VB
9 10 (2.79%) Go
9 10 (2.79%) PowerShell
10 9 (2.51%) Perl
10 9 (2.51%) Scala
11 8 (2.23%) VB6
12 7 (1.95%) Bash Shell
13 6 (1.67%) VC++
14 4 (1.11%) VB.NET
15 3 (0.84%) C
15 3 (0.84%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 74 (20.61%) ISTQB
2 45 (12.53%) ISEB
3 40 (11.14%) Degree
4 22 (6.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (2.23%) SC Cleared
5 8 (2.23%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.28%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 109 (30.36%) QA
2 8 (2.23%) Section 508
3 4 (1.11%) SDET
4 1 (0.28%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.28%) ISO13485
System Software
1 8 (2.23%) Docker
1 8 (2.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.11%) HDFS
2 4 (1.11%) VirtualBox
2 4 (1.11%) Xen
3 3 (0.84%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (0.56%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 18 (5.01%) Puppet
2 17 (4.74%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (3.34%) HP Quality Center
4 11 (3.06%) Ansible
5 7 (1.95%) Nagios
6 5 (1.39%) Kubernetes
6 5 (1.39%) Terraform
7 4 (1.11%) Consul
7 4 (1.11%) Packer
7 4 (1.11%) Rancher
7 4 (1.11%) Salt
7 4 (1.11%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.56%) HP SiteScope
8 2 (0.56%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 53 (14.76%) Microsoft
2 44 (12.26%) Oracle
3 25 (6.96%) HP
4 11 (3.06%) VMware
5 8 (2.23%) Red Hat
6 6 (1.67%) Google
7 5 (1.39%) New Relic
8 4 (1.11%) Atlassian
8 4 (1.11%) DevExpress
8 4 (1.11%) Dynatrace
8 4 (1.11%) Rackspace
8 4 (1.11%) SaltStack
8 4 (1.11%) Sitecore
8 4 (1.11%) Splunk
8 4 (1.11%) Telerik
9 3 (0.84%) F5
9 3 (0.84%) SAP
9 3 (0.84%) Zend
10 1 (0.28%) Juniper
10 1 (0.28%) TIBCO
North West London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
4it Recruitment
Posted: 23 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
London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Coral Racing Ltd.
Salary: Bonus + Benefits + On Call
Posted: Yesterday
London
The Collinson Group
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits, Pension & Training
Posted: 7 days ago
Rotherham
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £41000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hammersmith and Fulham
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Nottingham
Nottingham Trent University
Salary: 31656
Posted: 15 days ago
Taunton
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sutton, London UK
Reed Business Information
Salary: Competitive Salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
St. Albans
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 14 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
NCC Group
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
NCC Group
Posted: 18 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 21 days ago