The table below looks at the statistics for Volume Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Volume Testing over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Volume Testing
Rank 911 902 902
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Permanent jobs citing Volume Testing 4 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.013% 0.005%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.005% 0.015% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 5
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £37,565
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.10%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £50,000 £37,565
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +33.10%
Volume 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
82148 84660 81634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 86.84% 85.19% 84.95%
Number of salaries quoted 69057 70179 65752
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Volume Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Volume Testing across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Volume Testing Jobs Demand Trend in England

Volume Testing
Salary Trend in England

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

Volume Testing Salary Trend in England

Volume Testing
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Volume Testing within the England region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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
Yorkshire - 4 £37,500 -
Volume Testing
UK

Volume Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing Volume Testing 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 Volume Testing.

1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) Performance Testing
3 8 (53.33%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (53.33%) HP
3 8 (53.33%) ISEB
4 7 (46.67%) Test Management
4 7 (46.67%) ISTQB
5 6 (40.00%) ISEB Practitioner
5 6 (40.00%) Software Testing
5 6 (40.00%) Stress Testing
5 6 (40.00%) Selenium
5 6 (40.00%) Functional Testing
5 6 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 6 (40.00%) Retail
5 6 (40.00%) MS Project
5 6 (40.00%) MS Visio
5 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 6 (40.00%) Automation Testing
5 6 (40.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 5 (33.33%) SQL
6 5 (33.33%) Waterfall
6 5 (33.33%) V-Model
7 4 (26.67%) WebDriver
7 4 (26.67%) Hudson
7 4 (26.67%) QA
7 4 (26.67%) Web Testing
7 4 (26.67%) Load Testing
7 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
7 4 (26.67%) Scrum
7 4 (26.67%) .NET

Volume Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing Volume Testing 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 Volume Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (40.00%) MS Project
1 6 (40.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) HTTP
1 2 (13.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) GIS
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Selenium
2 4 (26.67%) Hudson
2 4 (26.67%) WebDriver
3 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.67%) JIRA
3 1 (6.67%) JMeter
3 1 (6.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Test Manager
2 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Tester
4 1 (6.67%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
4 1 (6.67%) LoadRunner Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Non-Functional Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Test Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Tester
4 1 (6.67%) QA Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Software Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) .NET
1 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (13.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) AIX
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) Performance Testing
3 7 (46.67%) Test Management
4 6 (40.00%) Automation Testing
4 6 (40.00%) Functional Testing
4 6 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 6 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 6 (40.00%) Stress Testing
5 5 (33.33%) V-Model
5 5 (33.33%) Waterfall
6 4 (26.67%) Load Testing
6 4 (26.67%) Scrum
6 4 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (26.67%) Web Testing
7 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
8 2 (13.33%) Data Management
8 2 (13.33%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (13.33%) Process Improvement
8 2 (13.33%) SDLC
9 1 (6.67%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) ISEB
2 7 (46.67%) ISTQB
3 6 (40.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 6 (40.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (13.33%) IBM Certification
5 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (53.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) HP
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) IBM
4 1 (6.67%) Atlassian
4 1 (6.67%) SAP