The table below looks at the statistics for Load Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank 83 - 94
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 7 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.81% - 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% - 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 4
Median salary £50,000 - £51,250
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 - £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 - £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,663 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-0.84% -2.43%
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 Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
735 900 876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 84.78% 84.59% 88.66%
Number of salaries quoted 656 824 705
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent 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 Kent

Load Testing
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Load Testing Salary Trend in Kent

Load Testing
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Testing within the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
Dover - 1 £52,500 -
West Malling - 1 £47,500 -
Load Testing
South East

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Kent region with a requirement for Load Testing.

1 9 (100.00%) HP
2 8 (88.89%) HP UFT
2 8 (88.89%) LoadRunner
2 8 (88.89%) Project Management
2 8 (88.89%) Quality Management
2 8 (88.89%) Supplier Management
2 8 (88.89%) Software Testing
2 8 (88.89%) ISTQB
2 8 (88.89%) JIRA
2 8 (88.89%) Selenium
2 8 (88.89%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (88.89%) Test Strategy
2 8 (88.89%) Mentoring
2 8 (88.89%) People Management
3 5 (55.56%) Line Management
3 5 (55.56%) Degree
3 5 (55.56%) Test Management
3 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
4 4 (44.44%) Legal
4 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Test Planning
4 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
4 4 (44.44%) Process Improvement
5 3 (33.33%) Planning and Forecasting
6 1 (11.11%) Banking
6 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
6 1 (11.11%) System Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (11.11%) C#

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) HP UFT
1 8 (88.89%) JIRA
1 8 (88.89%) LoadRunner
1 8 (88.89%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
2 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (44.44%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Test Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 3 (33.33%) Test Leader
2 3 (33.33%) Test Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Database Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Database Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) REST
1 1 (11.11%) SOAP
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Mentoring
1 8 (88.89%) People Management
1 8 (88.89%) Project Management
1 8 (88.89%) Quality Management
1 8 (88.89%) Software Testing
1 8 (88.89%) Supplier Management
1 8 (88.89%) Test Strategy
2 5 (55.56%) Line Management
2 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (55.56%) Test Management
3 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
3 4 (44.44%) Process Improvement
3 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
3 4 (44.44%) Test Planning
3 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Planning and Forecasting
5 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) ISTQB
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) HP