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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Testing
North West / Manchester
Rank 192 174 184
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +10
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 8 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.21% 0.15% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.17% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 9
Median salary £40,000 £44,250 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.60% +34.09%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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
3513 2999 3425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 91.58% 90.77% 87.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2961 2457 2898
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 - 6 £40,000 - 1
Load Testing
North West

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 21 (87.50%) Linux
2 17 (70.83%) Windows
3 16 (66.67%) VMware
3 16 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (66.67%) Performance Analysis
4 15 (62.50%) Mentoring
4 15 (62.50%) Capacity Management
4 15 (62.50%) Hyper-V
4 15 (62.50%) Active Directory
4 15 (62.50%) Internet
4 15 (62.50%) Customer Requirements
5 14 (58.33%) Python
5 14 (58.33%) Web Services
5 14 (58.33%) Perl
6 13 (54.17%) WAN
6 13 (54.17%) Firewall
6 13 (54.17%) PowerShell
6 13 (54.17%) Amazon EC2
6 13 (54.17%) Amazon S3
6 13 (54.17%) AWS CloudFormation
7 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
8 6 (25.00%) MySQL
9 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
9 5 (20.83%) Puppet
9 5 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (16.67%) Performance Management
10 4 (16.67%) DevOps
10 4 (16.67%) Opscode Chef

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 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.33%) Apache
3 1 (4.17%) JBoss
3 1 (4.17%) nginx
3 1 (4.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (54.17%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (54.17%) Amazon S3
2 13 (54.17%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (62.50%) Internet
2 13 (54.17%) Firewall
2 13 (54.17%) WAN
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 6 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.17%) Infinispan
3 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Gradle
1 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.17%) JMeter
1 1 (4.17%) NUnit
1 1 (4.17%) Selenium
1 1 (4.17%) TestNG
General
1 3 (12.50%) Games
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Support Engineer
2 16 (66.67%) Linux Engineer
3 15 (62.50%) Linux Support
3 15 (62.50%) Linux Support Engineer
3 15 (62.50%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 15 (62.50%) Senior Linux Support
3 15 (62.50%) Senior Support Engineer
3 15 (62.50%) Senior Windows Engineer
3 15 (62.50%) Windows Engineer
3 15 (62.50%) Windows Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Java Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Java Server Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Server Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Server Support
4 2 (8.33%) Server Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Managed Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) Web Services
2 2 (8.33%) CSS
2 2 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (4.17%) .NET
3 1 (4.17%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (4.17%) DOM
3 1 (4.17%) HornetQ
3 1 (4.17%) HTML5
3 1 (4.17%) JSON
3 1 (4.17%) LAMP
3 1 (4.17%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (4.17%) Servlets
3 1 (4.17%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 21 (87.50%) Linux
2 17 (70.83%) Windows
3 5 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.17%) Android
5 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.17%) CentOS
5 1 (4.17%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Performance Analysis
2 15 (62.50%) Capacity Management
2 15 (62.50%) Customer Requirements
2 15 (62.50%) Mentoring
3 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
4 4 (16.67%) DevOps
4 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (16.67%) Performance Management
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.33%) Automation Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (8.33%) High Availability
5 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
5 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.17%) Open Source
6 1 (4.17%) Process Management
6 1 (4.17%) SOA
6 1 (4.17%) Software Architecture
6 1 (4.17%) Supply Chain Management
6 1 (4.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) Perl
1 14 (58.33%) Python
2 13 (54.17%) PowerShell
3 4 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.17%) C#
5 1 (4.17%) Go
5 1 (4.17%) PHP
5 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB
2 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (4.17%) LPIC
2 1 (4.17%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 16 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 15 (62.50%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.33%) vCloud
4 1 (4.17%) Ceph
4 1 (4.17%) Gluster
4 1 (4.17%) iptables
4 1 (4.17%) KVM
4 1 (4.17%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Puppet
2 4 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.17%) Check_MK
3 1 (4.17%) Graylog
3 1 (4.17%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (4.17%) Nagios
3 1 (4.17%) Pacemaker
3 1 (4.17%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 4 (16.67%) Zerto
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco
4 1 (4.17%) New Relic
4 1 (4.17%) PagerDuty
4 1 (4.17%) Qualys
4 1 (4.17%) Splunk
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago