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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank 182 176 195
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +19
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 13 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.35% 0.28% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.32% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 11
Median salary £40,000 £46,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +39.39%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £46,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-7.60% +9.52%
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
3341 3160 3649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 89.50% 89.65% 86.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2939 2576 3119
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester 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 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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Load Testing across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Load Testing Salary Histogram in Manchester

Load Testing
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Testing within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale - 9 £40,000 - 1
Oldham - 3 £35,000 -
Load Testing
North West

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Load Testing.

1 26 (89.66%) Linux
2 19 (65.52%) Windows
2 19 (65.52%) Web Services
2 19 (65.52%) Performance Analysis
3 14 (48.28%) Java
4 13 (44.83%) JavaScript
4 13 (44.83%) HTML
5 12 (41.38%) CSS
6 11 (37.93%) VMware
6 11 (37.93%) C#
6 11 (37.93%) Perl
6 11 (37.93%) Python
6 11 (37.93%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (34.48%) PowerShell
7 10 (34.48%) ISTQB
7 10 (34.48%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (34.48%) Amazon S3
7 10 (34.48%) Amazon AWS
7 10 (34.48%) Selenium
7 10 (34.48%) Hyper-V
7 10 (34.48%) Capacity Management
7 10 (34.48%) Active Directory
7 10 (34.48%) WAN
7 10 (34.48%) Internet
7 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
7 10 (34.48%) Firewall
7 10 (34.48%) JMeter
7 10 (34.48%) Mentoring
7 10 (34.48%) AWS CloudFormation
8 9 (31.03%) Continuous Delivery

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.90%) Apache
3 1 (3.45%) JBoss
3 1 (3.45%) nginx
3 1 (3.45%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (34.48%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (34.48%) Amazon EC2
1 10 (34.48%) Amazon S3
1 10 (34.48%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) Firewall
1 10 (34.48%) Internet
1 10 (34.48%) WAN
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.69%) MySQL
3 1 (3.45%) Infinispan
3 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (34.48%) JMeter
1 10 (34.48%) Selenium
2 9 (31.03%) Gradle
2 9 (31.03%) Jenkins
2 9 (31.03%) NUnit
2 9 (31.03%) TestNG
3 1 (3.45%) LoadRunner
3 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (17.24%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Support Engineer
2 11 (37.93%) Linux Engineer
3 10 (34.48%) Linux Support
3 10 (34.48%) Linux Support Engineer
3 10 (34.48%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 10 (34.48%) Senior Linux Support
3 10 (34.48%) Senior Support Engineer
3 10 (34.48%) Senior Windows Engineer
3 10 (34.48%) Windows Engineer
3 10 (34.48%) Windows Support Engineer
4 9 (31.03%) Tester
5 8 (27.59%) Automation Tester
6 5 (17.24%) Developer
6 5 (17.24%) Software Tester
7 4 (13.79%) Analyst
7 4 (13.79%) Java Automation Tester
7 4 (13.79%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 4 (13.79%) Selenium Tester
7 4 (13.79%) Software Developer
7 4 (13.79%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (65.52%) Web Services
2 13 (44.83%) HTML
3 12 (41.38%) CSS
4 9 (31.03%) DOM
4 9 (31.03%) Silverlight
5 3 (10.34%) HTML5
5 3 (10.34%) JSON
5 3 (10.34%) Servlets
6 1 (3.45%) .NET
6 1 (3.45%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (3.45%) HornetQ
6 1 (3.45%) LAMP
6 1 (3.45%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.45%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (89.66%) Linux
2 19 (65.52%) Windows
3 7 (24.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.45%) CentOS
4 1 (3.45%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (65.52%) Performance Analysis
2 10 (34.48%) Capacity Management
2 10 (34.48%) Mentoring
3 9 (31.03%) Automation Testing
3 9 (31.03%) Continuous Delivery
3 9 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (31.03%) Test Scripting
4 6 (20.69%) DevOps
5 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
5 4 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (13.79%) Performance Management
6 2 (6.90%) High Availability
6 2 (6.90%) Problem Management
6 2 (6.90%) SDLC
6 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.45%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.45%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) Java
2 13 (44.83%) JavaScript
3 11 (37.93%) C#
3 11 (37.93%) Perl
3 11 (37.93%) Python
4 10 (34.48%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.45%) Go
5 1 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.45%) LPIC
2 1 (3.45%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 11 (37.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (34.48%) Active Directory
2 10 (34.48%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.45%) Ceph
3 1 (3.45%) Gluster
3 1 (3.45%) iptables
3 1 (3.45%) KVM
3 1 (3.45%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Puppet
2 4 (13.79%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.45%) Check_MK
3 1 (3.45%) Graylog
3 1 (3.45%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (3.45%) Nagios
3 1 (3.45%) Pacemaker
3 1 (3.45%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) VMware
2 6 (20.69%) Red Hat
3 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
4 4 (13.79%) Zerto
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco
5 1 (3.45%) HP
5 1 (3.45%) New Relic
5 1 (3.45%) PagerDuty
5 1 (3.45%) Qualys
5 1 (3.45%) Splunk
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago