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

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank 134 181 193
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +12
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 21 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.80% 0.38% 0.078%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 0.42% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 21 6 3
Median salary £38,000 £53,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.30% -10.41%
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -5.88%
Load Testing
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2366 3348 3369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 90.13% 92.03% 87.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1988 2631 2532
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds 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 Leeds

Load Testing
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Load Testing Salary Trend in Leeds

Load Testing
Salary Histogram in Leeds

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

Load Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Load Testing.

1 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (68.00%) Performance Testing
3 16 (64.00%) Finance
4 15 (60.00%) C#
4 15 (60.00%) ISTQB
5 13 (52.00%) Mentoring
5 13 (52.00%) Coaching
6 6 (24.00%) Automated Testing
6 6 (24.00%) Manual Testing
7 4 (16.00%) System Testing
7 4 (16.00%) Network Security
7 4 (16.00%) RIA
7 4 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (16.00%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (16.00%) LAMP
7 4 (16.00%) Workflow
7 4 (16.00%) Clustering
7 4 (16.00%) Network Load Balancing
7 4 (16.00%) MySQL
7 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
7 4 (16.00%) PHP
7 4 (16.00%) Web Services
7 4 (16.00%) XML
7 4 (16.00%) Linux
7 4 (16.00%) Informix
7 4 (16.00%) Apache
7 4 (16.00%) Regression Testing
7 4 (16.00%) HTTP
7 4 (16.00%) DNS
7 4 (16.00%) Internet

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 4 (16.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) CMS
2 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) BGP
1 4 (16.00%) DNS
1 4 (16.00%) HTTP
1 4 (16.00%) Internet
1 4 (16.00%) Network Security
2 1 (4.00%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) Informix
1 4 (16.00%) MySQL
2 3 (12.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (8.00%) JIRA
1 2 (8.00%) JMeter
1 2 (8.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (8.00%) Robot Framework
1 2 (8.00%) Selenium
1 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (64.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Performance Tester
1 15 (60.00%) Tester
2 13 (52.00%) Lead Tester
3 4 (16.00%) Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Architect
3 4 (16.00%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (16.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) LAMP
1 4 (16.00%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (16.00%) Web Services
1 4 (16.00%) XML
2 3 (12.00%) Node.js
3 2 (8.00%) .NET
3 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.00%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (4.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Clustering
1 4 (16.00%) RIA
2 1 (4.00%) Symmetrix
2 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (68.00%) Performance Testing
3 13 (52.00%) Coaching
3 13 (52.00%) Mentoring
4 6 (24.00%) Automated Testing
4 6 (24.00%) Manual Testing
5 4 (16.00%) High Availability
5 4 (16.00%) Network Load Balancing
5 4 (16.00%) Regression Testing
5 4 (16.00%) System Testing
5 4 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Workflow
6 3 (12.00%) Open Source
6 3 (12.00%) Scrum
7 2 (8.00%) CRM
7 2 (8.00%) Matrix Management
7 2 (8.00%) Software Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (8.00%) Test Management
7 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) C#
2 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (16.00%) PHP
3 2 (8.00%) Java
3 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) F5
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco
3 1 (4.00%) EMC