The table below looks at the statistics for Load Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire 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 178 189 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 14 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.39% 0.13% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 0
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +18.42%
Load Testing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3069 3155 3130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 85.46% 79.83% 79.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2492 2528 2663
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,500
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 Hampshire

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

Load Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Load Testing
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Load Testing Salary Trend in Hampshire

Load Testing
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

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

Load Testing Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Load Testing
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Testing within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
Southampton +11 5 £57,500 +21.05%
Farnborough - 3 £50,000 -
Load Testing
South East

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 9 (60.00%) C#
3 9 (60.00%) HTML
3 9 (60.00%) .NET
4 8 (53.33%) Windows
5 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
5 7 (46.67%) Java
5 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 5 (33.33%) System Testing
6 5 (33.33%) SaaS
6 5 (33.33%) HTML5
6 5 (33.33%) REST
6 5 (33.33%) C++
6 5 (33.33%) Linux
6 5 (33.33%) SQL
6 5 (33.33%) XML
6 5 (33.33%) OO
7 4 (26.67%) MVC
7 4 (26.67%) Migration
7 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
7 4 (26.67%) OOD
7 4 (26.67%) CSS
7 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
7 4 (26.67%) Moq
7 4 (26.67%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (26.67%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (26.67%) jQuery
7 4 (26.67%) Data Protection

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (20.00%) SAS
1 3 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (20.00%) IIS
1 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.67%) JBoss
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) SaaS
2 4 (26.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) LAN
1 3 (20.00%) VoIP
1 3 (20.00%) WAN
1 3 (20.00%) SMTP
1 3 (20.00%) DHCP
1 3 (20.00%) VPN
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
1 3 (20.00%) IP Telephony
1 3 (20.00%) VLAN
1 3 (20.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) NUnit
1 4 (26.67%) Moq
2 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (20.00%) Selenium
3 2 (13.33%) WATIR
4 1 (6.67%) JUnit
4 1 (6.67%) HP UFT
4 1 (6.67%) LoadRunner
4 1 (6.67%) TestComplete
General
1 4 (26.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Consultant
1 5 (33.33%) Software Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Software Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Software Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Test Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Integration Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Integration Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) HTML
1 9 (60.00%) .NET
2 5 (33.33%) XML
2 5 (33.33%) HTML5
2 5 (33.33%) REST
3 4 (26.67%) jQuery
3 4 (26.67%) CSS
4 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 5 (33.33%) System Testing
3 5 (33.33%) OO
4 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
4 4 (26.67%) OOD
4 4 (26.67%) MVC
4 4 (26.67%) Migration
4 4 (26.67%) Data Protection
4 4 (26.67%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (20.00%) Performance Management
5 3 (20.00%) Load Balancing
5 3 (20.00%) Release Management
5 3 (20.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (20.00%) Information Security
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL
5 3 (20.00%) BCP
5 3 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) C#
2 7 (46.67%) Java
3 5 (33.33%) C++
3 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) MCSE
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (20.00%) Firmware
1 3 (20.00%) vSphere
1 3 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) WSUS
2 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) CommVault
2 3 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
3 2 (13.33%) Dell
3 2 (13.33%) EMC
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) Telerik