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

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank - 53 65
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.66% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.80% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Median salary - £45,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +55.17%
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
527 375 536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 86.82% 82.06% 84.54%
Number of salaries quoted 384 288 431
Median salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,550 £56,400 £69,000
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