The table below looks at the statistics for Load Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Testing
Rank 70 68 80
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +12
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 6 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.92% 1.69% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 2.03% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 7
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +18.42%
Load Testing
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
536 641 653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 81.83% 83.57% 74.46%
Number of salaries quoted 479 557 525
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Load Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Load Testing
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Load Testing Salary Trend in Guildford

Load Testing
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Load Testing across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Load Testing Salary Histogram in Guildford

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford region citing Load 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 Load Testing.

1 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (58.33%) ISTQB
1 14 (58.33%) Test Scripting
2 13 (54.17%) Selenium
3 12 (50.00%) QA
3 12 (50.00%) Java
4 11 (45.83%) UNIX
4 11 (45.83%) Linux
4 11 (45.83%) Cyber Security
5 10 (41.67%) Security Cleared
6 9 (37.50%) Degree
7 8 (33.33%) Software Testing
7 8 (33.33%) JMeter
7 8 (33.33%) ISEB
7 8 (33.33%) SQL
7 8 (33.33%) SC Cleared
7 8 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (29.17%) Integration Testing
8 7 (29.17%) Big Data
9 6 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (25.00%) User Stories
9 6 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
9 6 (25.00%) Client/Server
9 6 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
10 5 (20.83%) Workflow
10 5 (20.83%) System Testing
11 4 (16.67%) Test Automation
11 4 (16.67%) Test Strategy
11 4 (16.67%) Performance Testing

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford region citing Load 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 Load Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) Big Data
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 13 (54.17%) Selenium
2 8 (33.33%) JMeter
3 3 (12.50%) JIRA
3 3 (12.50%) Robot Framework
4 2 (8.33%) Zephyr
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Analyst
1 10 (41.67%) Test Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Agile Test Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Performance Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Performance Test Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Tester
5 2 (8.33%) Software Tester
5 2 (8.33%) AWS Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Non-Functional Tester
6 1 (4.17%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.17%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) UNIX
1 11 (45.83%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (58.33%) Test Scripting
2 11 (45.83%) Cyber Security
3 8 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 7 (29.17%) Integration Testing
5 6 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (25.00%) User Stories
5 6 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
6 5 (20.83%) System Testing
6 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
6 5 (20.83%) Workflow
7 4 (16.67%) Performance Testing
7 4 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 4 (16.67%) Test Strategy
8 3 (12.50%) Agile Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Process Management
8 3 (12.50%) Data Management
8 3 (12.50%) Automated Testing
8 3 (12.50%) SDLC
9 2 (8.33%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) Java
2 8 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) ISTQB
2 10 (41.67%) Security Cleared
3 9 (37.50%) Degree
4 8 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 8 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (33.33%) ISEB
5 2 (8.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) VMware
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £70,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago