The table below looks at the statistics for NeoLoad skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NeoLoad over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Neotys NeoLoad
Rank 854 824 842
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +18
Permanent jobs citing NeoLoad 21 24 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.019% 0.024% 0.018%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.12% 0.16% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 16 17 19
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,500 £46,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,340 £57,500 £51,600
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £37,500 -
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -
NeoLoad
UK

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

Development Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17563 15327 16361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.27% 15.25% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 14617 13167 14234
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

NeoLoad
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing NeoLoad across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

NeoLoad Jobs Demand Trend in England

NeoLoad
Salary Trend in England

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

NeoLoad Salary Trend in England

NeoLoad
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NeoLoad across the England region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

NeoLoad Salary Histogram in England

NeoLoad
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NeoLoad within the England region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -11 9 £35,000 -30.00%
West Midlands - 5 £60,000 -
Yorkshire -48 3 £60,340 +60.90% 1
South East -19 2 - -
East of England - 2 £37,500 -
NeoLoad
UK

NeoLoad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing NeoLoad also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited NeoLoad.

1 26 (66.67%) LoadRunner
1 26 (66.67%) Selenium
1 26 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 23 (58.97%) HP
3 19 (48.72%) SC Cleared
3 19 (48.72%) Security Cleared
4 18 (46.15%) Retail
4 18 (46.15%) Back Office
4 18 (46.15%) Finance
5 14 (35.90%) JMeter
5 14 (35.90%) Business Development
6 12 (30.77%) Test Strategy
7 11 (28.21%) WebLOAD
8 10 (25.64%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (25.64%) Open Source
8 10 (25.64%) Oracle
8 10 (25.64%) SOASTA, Inc
9 9 (23.08%) Test Scripting
10 8 (20.51%) Software Architecture
10 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
10 8 (20.51%) Quality Management
10 8 (20.51%) Performance Engineering
11 7 (17.95%) SoapUI
12 6 (15.38%) JIRA
13 5 (12.82%) Java
13 5 (12.82%) JMS
13 5 (12.82%) Benchmarking
14 4 (10.26%) QA
15 3 (7.69%) Velocity
15 3 (7.69%) Release Management

NeoLoad
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing NeoLoad also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited NeoLoad. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) DSL
1 3 (7.69%) AMQP
Development Applications
1 26 (66.67%) LoadRunner
1 26 (66.67%) Selenium
2 14 (35.90%) JMeter
3 11 (28.21%) WebLOAD
4 7 (17.95%) SoapUI
5 6 (15.38%) JIRA
6 3 (7.69%) JUnit
6 3 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
6 3 (7.69%) Cucumber
6 3 (7.69%) Subversion
6 3 (7.69%) Maven
7 2 (5.13%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (5.13%) LoadUI
General
1 18 (46.15%) Back Office
1 18 (46.15%) Finance
1 18 (46.15%) Retail
2 2 (5.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Test Manager
1 14 (35.90%) Performance Manager
1 14 (35.90%) Performance Test Manager
2 10 (25.64%) Test Leader
2 10 (25.64%) Performance Test Leader
2 10 (25.64%) Performance Tester
2 10 (25.64%) Tester
3 2 (5.13%) Test Engineer
3 2 (5.13%) Non-Functional Tester
3 2 (5.13%) Non-Functional Test Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) Performance Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) Analyst
4 1 (2.56%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) JMS
2 3 (7.69%) Middleware
2 3 (7.69%) .NET
2 3 (7.69%) XMPP
2 3 (7.69%) Velocity
3 2 (5.13%) J2EE
3 2 (5.13%) JSP
3 2 (5.13%) Struts
3 2 (5.13%) XML
3 2 (5.13%) Hibernate
3 2 (5.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Open Source
2 2 (5.13%) Statistics
2 2 (5.13%) Mathematics
2 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 14 (35.90%) Business Development
3 12 (30.77%) Test Strategy
4 10 (25.64%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (23.08%) Test Scripting
6 8 (20.51%) Quality Management
6 8 (20.51%) Performance Engineering
6 8 (20.51%) Software Architecture
7 5 (12.82%) Benchmarking
8 3 (7.69%) Release Management
8 3 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (7.69%) SOA
8 3 (7.69%) Scrum
8 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (7.69%) TDD
8 3 (7.69%) Software Engineering
8 3 (7.69%) Project Planning
8 3 (7.69%) BDD
8 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
9 2 (5.13%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) Java
2 3 (7.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (48.72%) SC Cleared
1 19 (48.72%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (58.97%) HP
2 10 (25.64%) SOASTA, Inc
2 10 (25.64%) Oracle
3 2 (5.13%) SAP
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