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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank 168 183 161
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -22
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 20 6 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.55% 0.17% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.19% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 28
Median salary £41,000 £37,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £37,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
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
3198 3214 3368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 88.44% 89.60% 85.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2693 2654 2700
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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
Stockport - 2 £42,500 -
Oldham - 1 £25,000 -
Load Testing
North West

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 19 (86.36%) C#
1 19 (86.36%) JavaScript
2 18 (81.82%) Selenium
3 17 (77.27%) HTML
4 16 (72.73%) Java
4 16 (72.73%) CSS
4 16 (72.73%) Linux
4 16 (72.73%) JMeter
4 16 (72.73%) ISTQB
5 15 (68.18%) Test Scripting
5 15 (68.18%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (68.18%) TestNG
5 15 (68.18%) Silverlight
5 15 (68.18%) NUnit
5 15 (68.18%) Web Services
5 15 (68.18%) DOM
5 15 (68.18%) Windows
5 15 (68.18%) Gradle
5 15 (68.18%) Jenkins
5 15 (68.18%) Automation Testing
5 15 (68.18%) Performance Analysis
5 15 (68.18%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
6 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
7 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
7 2 (9.09%) .NET
7 2 (9.09%) Oracle
7 2 (9.09%) Migration

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:

Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (81.82%) Selenium
2 16 (72.73%) JMeter
3 15 (68.18%) Gradle
3 15 (68.18%) Jenkins
3 15 (68.18%) NUnit
3 15 (68.18%) TestNG
4 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
5 1 (4.55%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Tester
2 14 (63.64%) Automation Tester
3 10 (45.45%) Java Automation Tester
3 10 (45.45%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 10 (45.45%) Selenium Tester
4 5 (22.73%) Software Tester
5 3 (13.64%) Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Data Migration Lead
6 2 (9.09%) Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Developer in Test
6 2 (9.09%) IT Project Leader
6 2 (9.09%) Lead Tester
6 2 (9.09%) Project Leader
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Automation Tester
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Tester
6 2 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Technical Test Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Test Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (77.27%) HTML
2 16 (72.73%) CSS
3 15 (68.18%) DOM
3 15 (68.18%) Silverlight
3 15 (68.18%) Web Services
4 2 (9.09%) .NET
5 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (4.55%) HTML5
5 1 (4.55%) jQuery
5 1 (4.55%) JSON
5 1 (4.55%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (4.55%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.55%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Linux
2 15 (68.18%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Automation Testing
1 15 (68.18%) Continuous Delivery
1 15 (68.18%) Continuous Integration
1 15 (68.18%) Performance Analysis
1 15 (68.18%) Test Scripting
2 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
3 2 (9.09%) Data Reconciliation
3 2 (9.09%) Migration
3 2 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (4.55%) DevOps
4 1 (4.55%) MVC
4 1 (4.55%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (4.55%) OO
4 1 (4.55%) OOP
4 1 (4.55%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.55%) SDLC
4 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
4 1 (4.55%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) C#
1 19 (86.36%) JavaScript
2 16 (72.73%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (72.73%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (4.55%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) HP
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
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