The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Guildford region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Testing
Rank 84 80 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 5 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.55% 0.91% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 1.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.94% +1.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
743 698 547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 81.74% 79.32% 68.29%
Number of salaries quoted 625 548 513
Average salary £47,500 £40,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.28% -7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £26,000 £29,475
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Load Testing
Surrey

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 17 April 2014.

Load Testing Salary Histogram in Guildford

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) ISEB
3 3 (50.00%) Internet
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
5 1 (16.67%) JMeter
5 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) JBoss
5 1 (16.67%) Swing
5 1 (16.67%) Python
5 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
5 1 (16.67%) Open Source

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Accumulo
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner
2 1 (16.67%) JMeter
General
1 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Technical Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Software Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Swing
1 1 (16.67%) MapReduce
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
1 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) ISEB
2 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) JBoss