The table below looks at the statistics for Load Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Testing
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £36,625 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.94% +4.64%
Load Testing
Merseyside

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
350 379 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 80.46% 79.29% 75.35%
Number of salaries quoted 295 335 348
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Load Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Load Testing
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Load Testing Salary Trend in Liverpool

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 5 (100.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) Subversion
2 3 (60.00%) Use Case
2 3 (60.00%) Change Control
2 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) DB2
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) EAI
2 3 (60.00%) SOA
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) TIBCO
2 3 (60.00%) Middleware
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) ISEB
3 2 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Line Management

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) DB2
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Subversion
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) TestComplete
2 2 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Release Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Software Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
1 3 (60.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Use Case
2 3 (60.00%) EAI
2 3 (60.00%) SOA
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (60.00%) Change Control
3 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Line Management
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (60.00%) TIBCO