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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Testing
Rank - - 146
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - 0.041%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +18.42%
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
1731 1951 1982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 75.85% 77.18% 80.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1367 1571 1571
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,600 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Load Testing across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (50.00%) Market Research
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) WCF

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Software Tester
1 3 (50.00%) Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Manager
3 1 (16.67%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Market Research
2 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Tessella Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago