The table below looks at the statistics for Load Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Testing
Rank 47 81 -
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.04% 0.36% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 0.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £27,500 £28,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
Load Testing
Leicestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
286 452 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 74.29% 81.88% 82.56%
Number of salaries quoted 238 368 268
Average salary £41,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.41% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,466
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Load Testing across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Load Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Load Testing
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Load Testing Salary Trend in Leicester

Load Testing
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Firmware
1 4 (100.00%) System Testing

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 4 (100.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Test Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Systems Test Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft