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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank 166 172 166
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 20 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.59% 0.26% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.29% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 20 7 9
Average salary £60,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £35,000 £43,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -
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
2974 3097 2805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.43% 90.32% 85.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2466 2474 2146
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
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 5 February 2016.

Load Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 34 (87.18%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (74.36%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (61.54%) Performance Testing
4 20 (51.28%) Degree
4 20 (51.28%) Computer Science
4 20 (51.28%) TDD
4 20 (51.28%) Requirements Analysis
4 20 (51.28%) Windows
4 20 (51.28%) N-Tier
4 20 (51.28%) SOA
4 20 (51.28%) ISEB
4 20 (51.28%) Service Delivery
4 20 (51.28%) Android
4 20 (51.28%) Software Architecture
4 20 (51.28%) Apple iOS
4 20 (51.28%) BDD
4 20 (51.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 20 (51.28%) System Integration Testing
4 20 (51.28%) SDLC
5 13 (33.33%) Software Testing
6 12 (30.77%) SQL
6 12 (30.77%) .NET
6 12 (30.77%) Functional Testing
6 12 (30.77%) Non-Functional Testing
7 11 (28.21%) Retail
8 9 (23.08%) Automated Testing
8 9 (23.08%) Agile Testing
9 8 (20.51%) HTML5
9 8 (20.51%) Software Engineering
9 8 (20.51%) WPF

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (12.82%) Apache
1 5 (12.82%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) BGP
1 5 (12.82%) DNS
1 5 (12.82%) HTTP
1 5 (12.82%) Internet
1 5 (12.82%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) Big Data
1 5 (12.82%) Informix
1 5 (12.82%) MySQL
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Selenium
2 4 (10.26%) Hudson
2 4 (10.26%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.56%) CruiseControl
3 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.56%) HP UFT
3 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.56%) JMeter
3 1 (2.56%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.56%) LoadUI
3 1 (2.56%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (28.21%) Retail
2 7 (17.95%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 28 (71.79%) Test Engineer
2 20 (51.28%) Technical Engineer
3 8 (20.51%) Software Engineer
3 8 (20.51%) Software Test Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Architect
4 5 (12.82%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (10.26%) Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Test Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.77%) .NET
2 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET
2 8 (20.51%) HTML
2 8 (20.51%) HTML5
2 8 (20.51%) WPF
3 7 (17.95%) Apache Flex
3 7 (17.95%) Web Services
4 5 (12.82%) LAMP
4 5 (12.82%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (12.82%) XML
5 4 (10.26%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (51.28%) Computer Science
1 20 (51.28%) N-Tier
2 7 (17.95%) NHS
3 5 (12.82%) Clustering
3 5 (12.82%) RIA
4 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (51.28%) Android
1 20 (51.28%) Apple iOS
1 20 (51.28%) Windows
2 6 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (87.18%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (74.36%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (61.54%) Performance Testing
4 20 (51.28%) BDD
4 20 (51.28%) Requirements Analysis
4 20 (51.28%) SDLC
4 20 (51.28%) Service Delivery
4 20 (51.28%) SOA
4 20 (51.28%) Software Architecture
4 20 (51.28%) System Integration Testing
4 20 (51.28%) TDD
5 13 (33.33%) Software Testing
6 12 (30.77%) Functional Testing
6 12 (30.77%) Non-Functional Testing
7 9 (23.08%) Agile Testing
7 9 (23.08%) Automated Testing
8 8 (20.51%) Integration Testing
8 8 (20.51%) Software Engineering
9 6 (15.38%) High Availability
10 5 (12.82%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.77%) SQL
2 8 (20.51%) C#
3 5 (12.82%) JavaScript
3 5 (12.82%) PHP
4 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (51.28%) Degree
1 20 (51.28%) ISEB
1 20 (51.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Ansible
1 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.56%) Puppet
1 1 (2.56%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) F5
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.56%) HP
3 1 (2.56%) Sony
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