The table below looks at the statistics for Load Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank 45 39 59
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +20
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.01% 0.37% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 0.40% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Median salary £54,000 £80,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.50% +52.38%
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -5.88%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
282 248 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 94.63% 91.51% 85.82%
Number of salaries quoted 235 215 238
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of job ads across the Luton 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 Luton

Load Testing
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Load Testing Salary Trend in Luton

Load Testing
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 Luton region with a requirement for Load Testing.

1 10 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 9 (90.00%) Test Strategy
2 9 (90.00%) SpecFlow
2 9 (90.00%) Regression Testing
2 9 (90.00%) JMeter
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) BDD
3 5 (50.00%) Java
4 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 4 (40.00%) SDLC
5 1 (10.00%) Selenium

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Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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:

Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) JMeter
1 9 (90.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (10.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 10 (100.00%) Tester
2 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce Tester
2 1 (10.00%) Web Automation Tester
2 1 (10.00%) Web Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) BDD
2 9 (90.00%) Regression Testing
2 9 (90.00%) Test Strategy
3 4 (40.00%) SDLC
3 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java