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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Testing
Rank 171 156 141
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -15
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 3 26 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.081% 0.71% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.092% 0.83% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2 26 15
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -7.89%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+27.14% -7.89%
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
3266 3118 2332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.34% 85.10% 82.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2587 2493 1866
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Load Testing across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Retail
2 7 (63.64%) XML
2 7 (63.64%) Apple iOS
3 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
4 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
4 5 (45.45%) ReSharper
4 5 (45.45%) WPF
4 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
4 5 (45.45%) HTML5
4 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
4 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
4 5 (45.45%) C#
4 5 (45.45%) HTML
4 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) .NET
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
4 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) Apple
4 5 (45.45%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (45.45%) Moq
4 5 (45.45%) SoapUI
4 5 (45.45%) Big Data
4 5 (45.45%) Agile Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Analytics
5 3 (27.27%) Java
5 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 3 (27.27%) Linux

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
1 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
1 2 (18.18%) WebLogic Portal
1 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) HTTP
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
1 2 (18.18%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
1 5 (45.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) ReSharper
1 5 (45.45%) Moq
1 5 (45.45%) SoapUI
2 1 (9.09%) Facilita Forecast
2 1 (9.09%) LoadUI
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) LoadRunner
2 1 (9.09%) JMeter
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 7 (63.64%) Retail
2 5 (45.45%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Tester
2 2 (18.18%) AWS Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Test Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Web Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Functional Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) XML
2 5 (45.45%) WPF
2 5 (45.45%) HTML5
2 5 (45.45%) HTML
2 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 2 (18.18%) Web Services
3 2 (18.18%) J2EE
3 2 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (18.18%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Symmetrix
1 2 (18.18%) Clustering
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
1 2 (18.18%) RIA
2 1 (9.09%) Open Source
2 1 (9.09%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Apple iOS
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Solaris
3 2 (18.18%) Android
4 1 (9.09%) CentOS
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
3 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Analytics
4 3 (27.27%) Performance Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) BDD
5 2 (18.18%) High Availability
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) Content Management
5 2 (18.18%) UML
6 1 (9.09%) SOA
6 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C#
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISEB
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
1 5 (45.45%) Apple
2 2 (18.18%) F5
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) EMC
3 1 (9.09%) HP
Rawdon, Leeds, LS18 6BA
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Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 21 days ago