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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank 104 96 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.093% 0.10% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-7.05% +11.84%
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
959 775 1057
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 89.13% 80.90% 86.36%
Number of salaries quoted 828 700 847
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,600 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Load Testing across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) People Management

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) People Management
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP