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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Testing
Rank 144 166 173
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +7
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 14 20 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.53% 0.62% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.70% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 6
Median salary £40,000 £60,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +71.42%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £46,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.60% +31.42%

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
2362 2854 2976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 89.71% 88.63% 91.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2038 2386 2372
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 16 January 2017.

Load Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 28 (77.78%) Performance Testing
2 24 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (50.00%) Finance
4 17 (47.22%) C#
4 17 (47.22%) ISTQB
5 13 (36.11%) JMeter
6 11 (30.56%) Automated Testing
6 11 (30.56%) Manual Testing
7 9 (25.00%) Mentoring
7 9 (25.00%) Coaching
8 7 (19.44%) Test Strategy
8 7 (19.44%) JIRA
8 7 (19.44%) Scrum
9 6 (16.67%) Selenium
9 6 (16.67%) Software Testing
9 6 (16.67%) CRM
9 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 6 (16.67%) LoadRunner
9 6 (16.67%) Java
9 6 (16.67%) SQL
9 6 (16.67%) .NET
9 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
9 6 (16.67%) Functional Testing
9 6 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
9 6 (16.67%) Jenkins
9 6 (16.67%) Robot Framework
9 6 (16.67%) Defect Tracking
9 6 (16.67%) Test Management
9 6 (16.67%) Test Scripting
9 6 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo

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 2 (5.56%) Apache
2 1 (2.78%) CMS
2 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.78%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) BGP
1 2 (5.56%) DNS
1 2 (5.56%) HTTP
1 2 (5.56%) Internet
1 2 (5.56%) Network Security
2 1 (2.78%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) Informix
1 2 (5.56%) MySQL
2 1 (2.78%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (36.11%) JMeter
2 7 (19.44%) JIRA
3 6 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 6 (16.67%) LoadRunner
3 6 (16.67%) Robot Framework
3 6 (16.67%) Selenium
3 6 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
General
1 18 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Tester
2 17 (47.22%) Performance Tester
3 12 (33.33%) Analyst
3 12 (33.33%) Test Analyst
4 9 (25.00%) Lead Tester
5 5 (13.89%) Performance Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Performance Test Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Test Leader
7 2 (5.56%) Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.78%) QA Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) QA Test Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) QA Tester
8 1 (2.78%) Software QA Tester
8 1 (2.78%) Software Test Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Software Tester
8 1 (2.78%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) .NET
1 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.56%) LAMP
2 2 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (5.56%) Web Services
2 2 (5.56%) XML
3 1 (2.78%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (2.78%) Gherkin
3 1 (2.78%) J2EE
3 1 (2.78%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Clustering
1 2 (5.56%) RIA
2 1 (2.78%) Symmetrix
2 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (77.78%) Performance Testing
2 24 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (30.56%) Automated Testing
3 11 (30.56%) Manual Testing
4 9 (25.00%) Coaching
4 9 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 7 (19.44%) Scrum
5 7 (19.44%) Test Strategy
6 6 (16.67%) CRM
6 6 (16.67%) Defect Tracking
6 6 (16.67%) Functional Testing
6 6 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
6 6 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 6 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 6 (16.67%) Test Management
6 6 (16.67%) Test Scripting
7 5 (13.89%) Regression Testing
7 5 (13.89%) System Testing
7 5 (13.89%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (13.89%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (47.22%) C#
2 6 (16.67%) Java
2 6 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.56%) PHP
4 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (47.22%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) F5
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco
3 1 (2.78%) EMC