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

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank - 62 68
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.21% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.24% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Median salary - - £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -6.66%
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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
312 421 570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 80.00% 86.80% 90.05%
Number of salaries quoted 253 292 502
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 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