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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Testing
North West / Merseyside
Rank - - 57
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - - 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Median salary - - £23,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%

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
494 443 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 89.01% 88.42% 89.16%
Number of salaries quoted 405 364 365
Median salary £41,792 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £68,250 £55,000
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