The table below looks at the statistics for Load Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Testing
Rank 174 154 182
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +28
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 6 32 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.17% 0.80% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.96% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3 32 4
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +16.17%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +18.42%
Load Testing
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3117 3340 3317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 87.19% 83.33% 80.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2586 2715 2847
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Load Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Load Testing
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Load Testing Salary Trend in Manchester

Load Testing
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Spring
2 3 (50.00%) J2EE
2 3 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Kanban
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) SOAP
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source
3 2 (33.33%) Selenium
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle 11i
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (50.00%) J2EE Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Java Software Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) J2EE
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) SOAP
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
1 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (50.00%) Spring
1 3 (50.00%) Spring MVC
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Kanban
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
Manchester
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