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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Neotys NeoLoad
Rank 850 830 858
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +28
Permanent jobs citing NeoLoad 19 24 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.024% 0.021%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.11% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 21
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -5.06%
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
17753 15583 16242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.23% 15.32% 14.69%
Number of salaries quoted 14813 13380 14150
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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -13 8 £35,000 -30.00%
West Midlands - 5 £60,000 -
Yorkshire -40 3 £60,340 +60.90% 1
East of England - 2 £37,500 -
South East -21 1 - -
NeoLoad
UK

NeoLoad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 28 (73.68%) LoadRunner
2 27 (71.05%) Selenium
3 26 (68.42%) Performance Testing
4 24 (63.16%) HP
5 21 (55.26%) SC Cleared
5 21 (55.26%) Security Cleared
6 20 (52.63%) Retail
6 20 (52.63%) Back Office
6 20 (52.63%) Finance
7 15 (39.47%) Business Development
8 13 (34.21%) JMeter
9 12 (31.58%) Test Strategy
10 10 (26.32%) SOASTA, Inc
10 10 (26.32%) Oracle
10 10 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (26.32%) Test Scripting
11 9 (23.68%) Open Source
11 9 (23.68%) WebLOAD
12 7 (18.42%) Software Architecture
12 7 (18.42%) MS Excel
12 7 (18.42%) Quality Management
12 7 (18.42%) Performance Engineering
13 6 (15.79%) SoapUI
14 4 (10.53%) Benchmarking
14 4 (10.53%) JIRA
15 3 (7.89%) QA
15 3 (7.89%) JMS
15 3 (7.89%) Java
16 2 (5.26%) .NET
16 2 (5.26%) JUnit

NeoLoad
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 7 (18.42%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) DSL
1 2 (5.26%) AMQP
Development Applications
1 28 (73.68%) LoadRunner
2 27 (71.05%) Selenium
3 13 (34.21%) JMeter
4 9 (23.68%) WebLOAD
5 6 (15.79%) SoapUI
6 4 (10.53%) JIRA
7 2 (5.26%) JUnit
7 2 (5.26%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (5.26%) Subversion
7 2 (5.26%) Maven
7 2 (5.26%) Cucumber
7 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
7 2 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (5.26%) LoadUI
General
1 20 (52.63%) Retail
1 20 (52.63%) Back Office
1 20 (52.63%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Test Manager
1 15 (39.47%) Performance Manager
1 15 (39.47%) Performance Test Manager
2 10 (26.32%) Tester
2 10 (26.32%) Performance Tester
3 9 (23.68%) Test Leader
3 9 (23.68%) Performance Test Leader
4 2 (5.26%) Test Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Non-Functional Tester
4 2 (5.26%) Non-Functional Test Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Analyst
5 1 (2.63%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) JMS
2 2 (5.26%) .NET
2 2 (5.26%) Middleware
2 2 (5.26%) Velocity
2 2 (5.26%) XMPP
3 1 (2.63%) Spring
3 1 (2.63%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.63%) JSP
3 1 (2.63%) Struts
3 1 (2.63%) XML
3 1 (2.63%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Open Source
2 1 (2.63%) Statistics
2 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (68.42%) Performance Testing
2 15 (39.47%) Business Development
3 12 (31.58%) Test Strategy
4 10 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (26.32%) Test Scripting
5 7 (18.42%) Software Architecture
5 7 (18.42%) Quality Management
5 7 (18.42%) Performance Engineering
6 4 (10.53%) Benchmarking
7 2 (5.26%) SOA
7 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.26%) TDD
7 2 (5.26%) Scrum
7 2 (5.26%) Release Management
7 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.26%) BDD
7 2 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.26%) Project Planning
8 1 (2.63%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (2.63%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) Java
2 2 (5.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 21 (55.26%) SC Cleared
1 21 (55.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (63.16%) HP
2 10 (26.32%) SOASTA, Inc
2 10 (26.32%) Oracle
3 2 (5.26%) SAP
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