The table below looks at the statistics for Load Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Testing
North West / Merseyside
Rank - - 56
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - - 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £23,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
512 464 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 85.91% 87.88% 88.42%
Number of salaries quoted 409 356 340
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Load Testing
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Load Testing Salary Trend in Merseyside