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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank 173 - 183
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 3 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.087% - 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.097% - 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 11
Median salary £41,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,250 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +8.97%
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
3079 3160 3443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 88.81% 86.46% 85.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2607 2594 2836
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 6 (60.00%) HP UFT
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 5 (50.00%) Automation Testing
3 4 (40.00%) LexisNexis
3 4 (40.00%) WinSCP
3 4 (40.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Selenium
3 4 (40.00%) ServiceCenter
3 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
3 4 (40.00%) Degree
3 4 (40.00%) Validation
3 4 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 4 (40.00%) DameWare
3 4 (40.00%) MS Access
3 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (40.00%) LoadRunner
3 4 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (40.00%) Mainframe
3 4 (40.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 4 (40.00%) DB2
3 4 (40.00%) Toad
3 4 (40.00%) IBM
3 4 (40.00%) HP
4 3 (30.00%) CSS
4 3 (30.00%) Web Services
4 3 (30.00%) DOM

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 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) DB2
1 4 (40.00%) MS Access
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) HP UFT
2 4 (40.00%) LoadRunner
2 4 (40.00%) Selenium
2 4 (40.00%) Toad
3 3 (30.00%) Gradle
3 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (30.00%) JMeter
3 3 (30.00%) NUnit
3 3 (30.00%) TestNG
4 2 (20.00%) JIRA
5 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Law
2 2 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Automation Tester
1 3 (30.00%) Test Leader
1 3 (30.00%) Tester
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) OAT Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) OAT Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Software Tester
2 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer in Test
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) QA Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (30.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) DOM
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) Silverlight
2 3 (30.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (10.00%) jQuery
3 1 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Automation Testing
1 5 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (40.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Validation
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Defect Management
4 2 (20.00%) Line Management
4 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) MVC
5 1 (10.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) OOP
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C#
1 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) ISEB
4 1 (10.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) DameWare
1 4 (40.00%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) HP
1 4 (40.00%) IBM
1 4 (40.00%) LexisNexis
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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