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

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank 724 723 742
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +19
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 180 217 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.24% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 162 165 185
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,700 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
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
80575 89250 93482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.90% 87.15% 85.38%
Number of salaries quoted 68124 73923 75971
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.01%
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 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 July 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 July 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 +26 66 £62,500 +19.04% 9
East of England +35 27 £54,000 +2.85% 1
South East -12 21 £35,000 -30.00% 3
North West +33 19 £41,750 +11.33% 2
Yorkshire +14 18 £38,250 -14.04%
South West +16 17 £40,000 +6.66%
West Midlands -2 9 £47,500 +46.15% 1
North East -1 1 £37,500 +7.14%
Load Testing
UK

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 151 (47.48%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (36.79%) SQL
3 99 (31.13%) JavaScript
4 96 (30.19%) QA
5 90 (28.30%) Selenium
6 87 (27.36%) Java
7 82 (25.79%) C#
8 80 (25.16%) HTML
9 76 (23.90%) CSS
10 68 (21.38%) Test Automation
11 66 (20.75%) Computer Science
12 65 (20.44%) Continuous Integration
13 64 (20.13%) Finance
14 62 (19.50%) Performance Testing
15 61 (19.18%) TDD
16 59 (18.55%) E-Commerce
17 57 (17.92%) OO
18 55 (17.30%) ISTQB
19 54 (16.98%) XML
19 54 (16.98%) Jenkins
20 53 (16.67%) Node.js
21 52 (16.35%) Web Services
21 52 (16.35%) JMeter
22 51 (16.04%) Regression Testing
23 49 (15.41%) Linux
24 48 (15.09%) JIRA
24 48 (15.09%) Algorithms
24 48 (15.09%) jQuery
24 48 (15.09%) HTML5
25 47 (14.78%) 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 16 (5.03%) Apache Pig
1 16 (5.03%) CMS
2 10 (3.14%) Apache Spark
3 8 (2.52%) Apache
4 6 (1.89%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.57%) OpenStack
6 4 (1.26%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.94%) IIS
8 2 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.63%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.31%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.31%) Confluence
9 1 (0.31%) Drupal
9 1 (0.31%) JBoss
9 1 (0.31%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (4.40%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.26%) InfoPath
2 4 (1.26%) MS Office
3 1 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.31%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (3.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.63%) Changepoint
3 2 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.52%) SaaS
3 6 (1.89%) GitHub
4 5 (1.57%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.26%) DigitalOcean
5 4 (1.26%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.26%) IaaS
5 4 (1.26%) Sumo Logic
6 3 (0.94%) Amazon Kinesis
6 3 (0.94%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.94%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 3 (0.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (0.63%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.63%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (0.63%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.63%) Route 53
8 1 (0.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.31%) AWS CloudTrail
8 1 (0.31%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.66%) HTTP
2 12 (3.77%) Internet
3 9 (2.83%) DNS
4 4 (1.26%) BGP
4 4 (1.26%) Network Security
5 3 (0.94%) Firewall
6 2 (0.63%) Extranet
6 2 (0.63%) Intranet
6 2 (0.63%) VPN
6 2 (0.63%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.31%) AMQP
7 1 (0.31%) IPsec
7 1 (0.31%) NetScreen
7 1 (0.31%) SAN
7 1 (0.31%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.31%) TETRA
7 1 (0.31%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (12.89%) Big Data
2 39 (12.26%) SQL Server
3 26 (8.18%) Hadoop
4 18 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (5.03%) Apache Hive
5 16 (5.03%) Data Mining
5 16 (5.03%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (4.09%) Apache Cassandra
7 12 (3.77%) MySQL
8 10 (3.14%) NoSQL
9 7 (2.20%) MongoDB
9 7 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (1.89%) MS Access
10 6 (1.89%) Neo4j
10 6 (1.89%) OrientDB
10 6 (1.89%) Redis
11 5 (1.57%) Relational Database
11 5 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (1.26%) HBase
12 4 (1.26%) Informix
Development Applications
1 90 (28.30%) Selenium
2 54 (16.98%) Jenkins
3 52 (16.35%) JMeter
4 48 (15.09%) JIRA
5 34 (10.69%) Cucumber
6 29 (9.12%) Visual Studio
7 28 (8.81%) Team Foundation Server
8 27 (8.49%) Git (software)
9 25 (7.86%) HP UFT
10 23 (7.23%) SpecFlow
11 21 (6.60%) Subversion
12 19 (5.97%) LoadRunner
12 19 (5.97%) NUnit
12 19 (5.97%) WebDriver
13 16 (5.03%) SoapUI
14 15 (4.72%) Gradle
14 15 (4.72%) TestNG
15 10 (3.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 9 (2.83%) eggPlant
16 9 (2.83%) FitNesse
General
1 64 (20.13%) Finance
2 12 (3.77%) Legal
3 11 (3.46%) Marketing
4 9 (2.83%) Retail
5 8 (2.52%) Law
5 8 (2.52%) Publishing
6 6 (1.89%) Games
6 6 (1.89%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.26%) Electronics
7 4 (1.26%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.63%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.31%) Banking
Job Titles
1 72 (22.64%) Developer
2 67 (21.07%) Tester
3 57 (17.92%) Analyst
4 50 (15.72%) Test Engineer
5 49 (15.41%) Test Analyst
6 41 (12.89%) Automation Tester
7 27 (8.49%) JavaScript Developer
8 21 (6.60%) Senior Analyst
8 21 (6.60%) Test Automation Engineer
9 20 (6.29%) Senior Test Analyst
9 20 (6.29%) Software Tester
10 18 (5.66%) QA Tester
10 18 (5.66%) Software Test Engineer
11 16 (5.03%) QA Engineer
11 16 (5.03%) Selenium Tester
12 15 (4.72%) DevOps Engineer
13 14 (4.40%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 12 (3.77%) Java Engineer
15 11 (3.46%) Technical Engineer
16 10 (3.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (25.16%) HTML
2 76 (23.90%) CSS
3 54 (16.98%) XML
4 53 (16.67%) Node.js
5 52 (16.35%) Web Services
6 48 (15.09%) HTML5
6 48 (15.09%) jQuery
7 47 (14.78%) Ajax
8 43 (13.52%) AngularJS
8 43 (13.52%) JSON
9 42 (13.21%) .NET
10 38 (11.95%) Backbone.js
11 37 (11.64%) React
12 27 (8.49%) ASP.NET
13 24 (7.55%) SOAP
14 19 (5.97%) Silverlight
15 18 (5.66%) Hibernate
15 18 (5.66%) Spring
16 15 (4.72%) CSS3
16 15 (4.72%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 66 (20.75%) Computer Science
2 48 (15.09%) Algorithms
3 38 (11.95%) Data Structures
4 18 (5.66%) Mobile Payment
5 12 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (3.46%) N-Tier
7 10 (3.14%) Clustering
7 10 (3.14%) Mathematics
8 9 (2.83%) User Experience
9 7 (2.20%) Management Information System
9 7 (2.20%) Performance Metrics
9 7 (2.20%) Virtual Team
10 6 (1.89%) iPad
11 4 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.26%) Fintech
11 4 (1.26%) Replication
11 4 (1.26%) RIA
11 4 (1.26%) SWIFT
12 3 (0.94%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.94%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 49 (15.41%) Linux
2 41 (12.89%) Windows
3 13 (4.09%) Unix
4 7 (2.20%) Android
4 7 (2.20%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.89%) Solaris
6 4 (1.26%) CoreOS
7 2 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.31%) Debian
8 1 (0.31%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (47.48%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (21.38%) Test Automation
3 65 (20.44%) Continuous Integration
4 62 (19.50%) Performance Testing
5 61 (19.18%) TDD
6 59 (18.55%) E-Commerce
7 57 (17.92%) OO
8 51 (16.04%) Regression Testing
9 47 (14.78%) Automated Testing
9 47 (14.78%) Software Testing
10 44 (13.84%) BDD
10 44 (13.84%) Test Scripting
11 42 (13.21%) Test Strategy
12 40 (12.58%) OOD
13 39 (12.26%) Front End Development
13 39 (12.26%) Functional Testing
14 37 (11.64%) Unit Testing
15 36 (11.32%) User Acceptance Testing
16 35 (11.01%) Automation Testing
16 35 (11.01%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 117 (36.79%) SQL
2 99 (31.13%) JavaScript
3 87 (27.36%) Java
4 82 (25.79%) C#
5 34 (10.69%) Python
6 33 (10.38%) T-SQL
7 24 (7.55%) Ruby
8 18 (5.66%) PHP
9 14 (4.40%) C++
10 10 (3.14%) VB
11 9 (2.83%) PowerShell
12 8 (2.52%) VB6
13 6 (1.89%) Go
13 6 (1.89%) VB.NET
13 6 (1.89%) VC++
14 5 (1.57%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.57%) Perl
14 5 (1.57%) Scala
15 4 (1.26%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.63%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 55 (17.30%) ISTQB
2 37 (11.64%) ISEB
3 35 (11.01%) Degree
4 22 (6.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (1.89%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.89%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.31%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (30.19%) QA
2 7 (2.20%) Section 508
3 5 (1.57%) ISO 14001
3 5 (1.57%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.94%) SDET
5 2 (0.63%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.31%) ISO13485
System Software
1 10 (3.14%) Docker
2 8 (2.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 5 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.26%) HDFS
4 4 (1.26%) VirtualBox
4 4 (1.26%) Xen
5 2 (0.63%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.31%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (3.46%) HP Quality Center
3 10 (3.14%) Puppet
4 7 (2.20%) Ansible
5 6 (1.89%) Perfmon
6 5 (1.57%) Kubernetes
6 5 (1.57%) Terraform
7 4 (1.26%) Consul
7 4 (1.26%) Nagios
7 4 (1.26%) Packer
7 4 (1.26%) Rancher
7 4 (1.26%) Salt
7 4 (1.26%) ZABBIX
8 3 (0.94%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 45 (14.15%) Microsoft
2 38 (11.95%) Oracle
3 21 (6.60%) HP
4 8 (2.52%) VMware
5 6 (1.89%) Google
6 5 (1.57%) New Relic
6 5 (1.57%) RedGate
7 4 (1.26%) DevExpress
7 4 (1.26%) Dynatrace
7 4 (1.26%) F5
7 4 (1.26%) Rackspace
7 4 (1.26%) SaltStack
7 4 (1.26%) SAP
7 4 (1.26%) Sitecore
7 4 (1.26%) Splunk
7 4 (1.26%) Telerik
8 2 (0.63%) Citrix
8 2 (0.63%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.31%) Juniper
9 1 (0.31%) Veeam
London
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Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £150000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Horley, Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Sqs Group (Uk) Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Dover
Michael Page Technology
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Insolvency Service
Salary: £31,559 - £37,871 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
London
TalentRocket
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Acumin Consulting
Salary: Up to £55k DOE + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago