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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Volume Testing
Rank 861 861 888
Rank change year-on-year
0 +27
Permanent jobs citing Volume Testing 15 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.014% 0.001% 0.006%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.017% 0.001% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 4
Average salary £30,500 £32,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.15% -40.90%
UK excluding London average salary £21,000 - £35,000
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
87669 82411 86081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.05% 81.56% 79.22%
Number of salaries quoted 71362 68465 73145
Average salary £49,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 October 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 +18 12 £30,500 -6.15%
North West - 2 £20,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £21,000 -
Volume Testing
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Volume Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 20 (60.61%) Manual Testing
2 16 (48.48%) ISTQB
2 16 (48.48%) Regression Testing
3 14 (42.42%) Altiris
3 14 (42.42%) Test Scripting
4 13 (39.39%) LAN
4 13 (39.39%) Citrix
5 11 (33.33%) Law
6 9 (27.27%) HTML
6 9 (27.27%) SQL
6 9 (27.27%) Automation Testing
7 8 (24.24%) XML
7 8 (24.24%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (21.21%) Windows 7
8 7 (21.21%) Degree
8 7 (21.21%) Windows
9 6 (18.18%) CSS
9 6 (18.18%) Java
9 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
9 6 (18.18%) .NET
10 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (15.15%) Eclipse
10 5 (15.15%) QA
10 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (15.15%) HTML5
10 5 (15.15%) Web Application Development
11 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (12.12%) Web Design
11 4 (12.12%) Finance
11 4 (12.12%) Scrum

Volume Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 4 (12.12%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.03%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (39.39%) LAN
2 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (9.09%) Big Data
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) MS Access
2 1 (3.03%) MySQL
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.06%) JUnit
2 2 (6.06%) NUnit
2 2 (6.06%) JIRA
2 2 (6.06%) Selenium
2 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.06%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.03%) Hudson
3 1 (3.03%) Eclipse RCP
3 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.03%) ProC
General
1 11 (33.33%) Law
2 4 (12.12%) Finance
3 3 (9.09%) Legal
4 2 (6.06%) Games
5 1 (3.03%) Banking
5 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 20 (60.61%) Analyst
1 20 (60.61%) Test Analyst
2 8 (24.24%) Developer
3 4 (12.12%) Web Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Data Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Front-End Web Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Lead Data Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (6.06%) HTML Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Lead Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Graduate
5 2 (6.06%) Junior
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.06%) QA Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.03%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) HTML
2 8 (24.24%) XML
3 6 (18.18%) .NET
3 6 (18.18%) CSS
4 5 (15.15%) HTML5
5 3 (9.09%) WCF
5 3 (9.09%) jQuery
5 3 (9.09%) ODBC
5 3 (9.09%) Flash
5 3 (9.09%) JDBC
5 3 (9.09%) Servlets
5 3 (9.09%) ADO.NET
5 3 (9.09%) Web Services
6 2 (6.06%) SVG
6 2 (6.06%) Gherkin
7 1 (3.03%) Struts2
7 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
7 1 (3.03%) Apache Flex
7 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
7 1 (3.03%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.09%) Data Integration
3 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) Online Games
4 1 (3.03%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Windows
1 7 (21.21%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.03%) UNIX
2 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) Manual Testing
2 16 (48.48%) Regression Testing
3 14 (42.42%) Test Scripting
4 9 (27.27%) Automation Testing
5 8 (24.24%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (15.15%) Web Application Development
7 4 (12.12%) Scrum
7 4 (12.12%) Web Design
8 3 (9.09%) Migration
8 3 (9.09%) Data Modelling
8 3 (9.09%) Data Management
8 3 (9.09%) Information Management
8 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
8 3 (9.09%) Time Management
8 3 (9.09%) Data Migration
8 3 (9.09%) Data Architecture
8 3 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) SQL
2 6 (18.18%) Java
2 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.06%) C#
4 1 (3.03%) C
4 1 (3.03%) PHP
4 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.03%) VB
4 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.03%) ActionScript
4 1 (3.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (48.48%) ISTQB
2 7 (21.21%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Altiris
2 13 (39.39%) Citrix
3 4 (12.12%) Oracle
4 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.06%) Teradata