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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Testing
Rank 69 77 77
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 10 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.43% 0.76% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.78% 0.94% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 1
Average salary £47,000 £40,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.77% +7.33%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+27.14% -7.89%
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
561 639 649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 80.37% 81.30% 81.23%
Number of salaries quoted 523 550 509
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 March 2015.

Load Testing Salary Histogram in Guildford

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 16 (94.12%) Test Scripting
2 12 (70.59%) QA
2 12 (70.59%) Java
3 10 (58.82%) Test Automation
3 10 (58.82%) Open Source
4 7 (41.18%) Test Planning
5 6 (35.29%) Cyber Security
5 6 (35.29%) Linux
6 5 (29.41%) SQL
6 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
6 5 (29.41%) Selenium
7 4 (23.53%) System Testing
7 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
7 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (23.53%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (23.53%) Test Strategy
7 4 (23.53%) Big Data
7 4 (23.53%) Integration Testing
7 4 (23.53%) UNIX
7 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
7 4 (23.53%) JMeter
7 4 (23.53%) Workflow
7 4 (23.53%) Degree
8 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
8 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (17.65%) QuickTest Pro
8 3 (17.65%) LoadRunner
8 3 (17.65%) Windows
8 3 (17.65%) Python
8 3 (17.65%) Oracle

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 4 (23.53%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) HTTP
1 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
1 2 (11.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Big Data
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Selenium
2 4 (23.53%) JMeter
3 3 (17.65%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (17.65%) LoadRunner
4 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 2 (11.76%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) AWS Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Tester
3 4 (23.53%) Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Test Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Performance Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Automation Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Ajax
2 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Open Source
2 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.76%) Life Science
4 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 4 (23.53%) UNIX
3 3 (17.65%) Windows
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
4 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Test Scripting
2 10 (58.82%) Test Automation
3 7 (41.18%) Test Planning
4 6 (35.29%) Cyber Security
5 4 (23.53%) Integration Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Test Strategy
5 4 (23.53%) System Testing
5 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
5 4 (23.53%) Workflow
6 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (17.65%) Performance Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
7 2 (11.76%) Analytics
7 2 (11.76%) Data Management
8 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) Python
4 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
3 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
4 2 (11.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
5 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (70.59%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
1 2 (11.76%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago