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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Testing
Rank 67 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.09% - 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% - 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Average salary £62,500 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -13.75%
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
619 392 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 83.99% 74.95% 71.92%
Number of salaries quoted 548 347 461
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 18 December 2014.

Load Testing Salary Histogram in Guildford

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 13 (81.25%) Java
1 13 (81.25%) Test Scripting
2 12 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 10 (62.50%) Open Source
4 8 (50.00%) SQL
5 6 (37.50%) QA
5 6 (37.50%) Degree
5 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
5 6 (37.50%) Performance Testing
6 5 (31.25%) Test Planning
6 5 (31.25%) ISTQB
6 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
7 4 (25.00%) LoadRunner
7 4 (25.00%) Oracle
7 4 (25.00%) Windows
7 4 (25.00%) Python
7 4 (25.00%) JMeter
7 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (18.75%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 3 (18.75%) Cyber Security
8 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
8 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
8 3 (18.75%) Windows 8
8 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (18.75%) vSphere
8 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
8 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
8 3 (18.75%) JIRA
8 3 (18.75%) Ajax

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
1 1 (6.25%) JBoss
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) HTTP
1 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
1 3 (18.75%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (25.00%) LoadRunner
1 4 (25.00%) JMeter
2 3 (18.75%) JIRA
3 2 (12.50%) Selenium
3 2 (12.50%) JUnit
3 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 2 (12.50%) WebDriver
3 2 (12.50%) SoapUI
4 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 1 (6.25%) TestComplete
4 1 (6.25%) NUnit
4 1 (6.25%) Maven
General
1 2 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (12.50%) Games
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Tester
2 5 (31.25%) Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Automation Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Tester
5 1 (6.25%) QA Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Software Development Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior QA Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Performance Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Development Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Ajax
2 2 (12.50%) COM
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) .NET
3 1 (6.25%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Open Source
2 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (12.50%) Life Science
3 2 (12.50%) Xbox
3 2 (12.50%) User Experience
4 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
2 3 (18.75%) Windows 8
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Test Scripting
2 12 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (37.50%) Performance Testing
4 5 (31.25%) Test Planning
4 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (18.75%) Cyber Security
7 2 (12.50%) Test Strategy
7 2 (12.50%) Analytics
7 2 (12.50%) Data Management
7 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Scrum
7 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
8 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Project Management
8 1 (6.25%) MVC
8 1 (6.25%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) Python
4 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
4 3 (18.75%) C#
5 2 (12.50%) C++
6 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 5 (31.25%) ISTQB
3 3 (18.75%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
1 3 (18.75%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago