The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Liverpool region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Testing
Rank 64 49 67
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +18
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 4 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.69% 1.10% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 1.38% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 2
Average salary £40,500 £24,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+65.30% -34.66%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.94% +1.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
505 290 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 87.07% 80.11% 73.08%
Number of salaries quoted 441 251 303
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Load Testing
Merseyside

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 18 April 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) EAI
1 4 (80.00%) SOA
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (80.00%) TIBCO
1 4 (80.00%) Middleware
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) DB2
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) Change Management
1 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
1 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (80.00%) QA
1 4 (80.00%) Use Case
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Change Control
1 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Release Management
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (80.00%) DB2
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Release Manager
2 3 (60.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Testing Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Integration Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Middleware
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) EAI
1 4 (80.00%) SOA
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
1 4 (80.00%) Change Management
1 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Use Case
1 4 (80.00%) Change Control
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Release Management
2 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (80.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
Liverpool, Merseyside
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £37000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago