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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Testing
Rank - - 192
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 0 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire - - 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+16.43% +4.28%
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
3109 2816 3261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 81.41% 79.57% 78.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2620 2373 2774
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Stress Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Trello
2 4 (80.00%) User Experience
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Tester
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Tester
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (80.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Stress Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft