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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 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 £44,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+20.54% +4.28%
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
300 398 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 79.79% 83.61% 80.69%
Number of salaries quoted 245 358 331
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 21 October 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
2 2 (66.67%) TestComplete
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Automation Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) TIBCO
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) DB2
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) EAI
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) TestComplete
1 2 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Automation Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) EAI
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) TIBCO