The table below looks at the statistics for Load Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Testing
Rank 76 91 96
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +5
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 12 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.13% 0.44% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.37% 0.57% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 5
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -29.16%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -12.50%
Load Testing
Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
878 876 961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 82.60% 76.91% 85.73%
Number of salaries quoted 675 695 857
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Load Testing across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Load Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Load Testing
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Load Testing Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Load Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Load Testing.

1 22 (91.67%) SQL
2 16 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 16 (66.67%) MVC
3 15 (62.50%) HTML
4 11 (45.83%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (37.50%) SSDT
5 9 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (37.50%) T-SQL
5 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
5 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (33.33%) MySQL
6 8 (33.33%) PHP
6 8 (33.33%) Windows
6 8 (33.33%) Linux
6 8 (33.33%) Performance Testing
7 7 (29.17%) Android
7 7 (29.17%) jQuery
7 7 (29.17%) Web Development
7 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (29.17%) Apple iOS
7 7 (29.17%) Responsive Web Design
7 7 (29.17%) Mentoring
7 7 (29.17%) Android Development
7 7 (29.17%) iOS Development
7 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET
7 7 (29.17%) CSS
7 7 (29.17%) Web Services

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Load Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Load Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (29.17%) CMS
2 5 (20.83%) Apache ServiceMix
2 5 (20.83%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (37.50%) SSDT
3 8 (33.33%) MySQL
4 6 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) JMeter
2 6 (25.00%) JIRA
2 6 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
3 5 (20.83%) Trac
3 5 (20.83%) Subversion
General
1 2 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Database Developer
2 9 (37.50%) SQL Developer
2 9 (37.50%) SQL Database Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Development DBA
3 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Development DBA
3 7 (29.17%) SQL Server DBA
3 7 (29.17%) SQL DBA
3 7 (29.17%) Web Developer
3 7 (29.17%) DBA
4 6 (25.00%) Performance Engineer
4 6 (25.00%) Test Engineer
4 6 (25.00%) Performance Test Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Tester
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (62.50%) HTML
2 7 (29.17%) .NET
2 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET
2 7 (29.17%) CSS
2 7 (29.17%) Web Services
2 7 (29.17%) Middleware
2 7 (29.17%) jQuery
2 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (25.00%) LAMP
4 5 (20.83%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
1 8 (33.33%) Linux
2 7 (29.17%) Android
2 7 (29.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) MVC
2 9 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 7 (29.17%) Responsive Web Design
4 7 (29.17%) Android Development
4 7 (29.17%) iOS Development
4 7 (29.17%) Mentoring
4 7 (29.17%) Web Development
4 7 (29.17%) E-Commerce
4 7 (29.17%) ERP
4 7 (29.17%) SEO
5 6 (25.00%) Scrum
5 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) SQL
2 9 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 8 (33.33%) PHP
4 7 (29.17%) C#
4 7 (29.17%) Java
4 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
5 5 (20.83%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (25.00%) Oracle