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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank 165 166 156
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 3 20 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.11% 0.60% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.67% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 36
Median salary £38,000 £45,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% -25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £38,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% -14.44%
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
2581 2993 3273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 90.75% 90.10% 89.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2128 2338 2593
Median salary £44,000 £43,250 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.73% +4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 1 July 2016.

Load Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (72.22%) Performance Testing
2 10 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (55.56%) Requirements Analysis
2 10 (55.56%) Degree
2 10 (55.56%) Computer Science
2 10 (55.56%) Software Architecture
2 10 (55.56%) BDD
2 10 (55.56%) Apple iOS
2 10 (55.56%) Android
2 10 (55.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 10 (55.56%) TDD
2 10 (55.56%) Service Delivery
2 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) N-Tier
2 10 (55.56%) SOA
2 10 (55.56%) ISEB
2 10 (55.56%) System Integration Testing
2 10 (55.56%) SDLC
3 5 (27.78%) Open Source
3 5 (27.78%) Internet
3 5 (27.78%) BGP
3 5 (27.78%) HTTP
3 5 (27.78%) DNS
3 5 (27.78%) Linux
3 5 (27.78%) Informix
3 5 (27.78%) Apache
3 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 5 (27.78%) PHP
3 5 (27.78%) LAMP

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 5 (27.78%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) BGP
1 5 (27.78%) DNS
1 5 (27.78%) HTTP
1 5 (27.78%) Internet
1 5 (27.78%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) Big Data
1 5 (27.78%) Informix
1 5 (27.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Hudson
1 1 (5.56%) Selenium
1 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Technical Engineer
1 10 (55.56%) Test Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Architect
2 5 (27.78%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Lead Tester
3 2 (11.11%) Performance Tester
3 2 (11.11%) Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) LAMP
1 5 (27.78%) Node.js
1 5 (27.78%) RabbitMQ
1 5 (27.78%) Web Services
1 5 (27.78%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Computer Science
1 10 (55.56%) N-Tier
2 5 (27.78%) Clustering
2 5 (27.78%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Android
1 10 (55.56%) Apple iOS
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (72.22%) Performance Testing
2 10 (55.56%) BDD
2 10 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (55.56%) Requirements Analysis
2 10 (55.56%) SDLC
2 10 (55.56%) Service Delivery
2 10 (55.56%) SOA
2 10 (55.56%) Software Architecture
2 10 (55.56%) System Integration Testing
2 10 (55.56%) TDD
3 5 (27.78%) High Availability
3 5 (27.78%) Network Load Balancing
3 5 (27.78%) Open Source
4 2 (11.11%) Coaching
4 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.56%) Automation Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Functional Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
1 5 (27.78%) PHP
2 2 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Degree
1 10 (55.56%) ISEB
1 10 (55.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) F5
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft