The table below looks at the statistics for Load Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank 121 151 -
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 16 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.80% 0.17% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 0.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 0
Median salary £70,000 £27,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+154.54% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
Load Testing
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1662 2057 2073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 83.60% 84.89% 83.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1381 1720 1715
Median salary £50,000 £48,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +1.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing Load Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Load Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Load Testing
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Load Testing Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Load Testing
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Load Testing across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Load Testing Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Load Testing
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Testing within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford - 8 £70,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 5 £37,500 -
Stevenage -11 1 - -
Load Testing
East of England

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing Load Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Load Testing.

1 15 (88.24%) SQL
2 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (64.71%) Ajax
3 11 (64.71%) HTML
3 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
3 11 (64.71%) CSS
4 10 (58.82%) CRM
4 10 (58.82%) B2B
4 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
4 10 (58.82%) C#
4 10 (58.82%) DHTML
4 10 (58.82%) T-SQL
4 10 (58.82%) .NET
4 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
4 10 (58.82%) Visual Studio
4 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET
4 10 (58.82%) Subversion
4 10 (58.82%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (58.82%) TDD
4 10 (58.82%) Unit Testing
4 10 (58.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (58.82%) CSS3
5 9 (52.94%) CMS
5 9 (52.94%) Content Management
6 8 (47.06%) Project Management
7 7 (41.18%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
8 6 (35.29%) Regression Testing
9 5 (29.41%) Waterfall
9 5 (29.41%) QA

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (52.94%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (58.82%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (58.82%) Subversion
1 10 (58.82%) Visual Studio
2 7 (41.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (11.76%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Head of Development
2 5 (29.41%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Test Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Development Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (5.88%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) Ajax
1 11 (64.71%) CSS
1 11 (64.71%) HTML
2 10 (58.82%) .NET
2 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET
2 10 (58.82%) CSS3
2 10 (58.82%) DHTML
3 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.88%) Backbone.js
3 1 (5.88%) HTML5
3 1 (5.88%) jQuery
3 1 (5.88%) JSON
3 1 (5.88%) Node.js
3 1 (5.88%) React
3 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) B2B
2 10 (58.82%) CRM
2 10 (58.82%) TDD
2 10 (58.82%) Unit Testing
3 9 (52.94%) Content Management
4 8 (47.06%) Project Management
5 6 (35.29%) Regression Testing
6 5 (29.41%) Test Strategy
6 5 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (29.41%) Waterfall
7 4 (23.53%) Line Management
7 4 (23.53%) Time Management
8 3 (17.65%) Open Source
9 1 (5.88%) Analytics
9 1 (5.88%) Front End Development
9 1 (5.88%) Non-Functional Testing
9 1 (5.88%) Security Testing
9 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
9 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) SQL
2 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
3 10 (58.82%) C#
3 10 (58.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft