The first table below looks at the demand for Load Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North East region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Testing
Rank 71 - 71
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.12% - 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% - 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £27,500 - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
598 562 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 72.05% 82.65% 69.42%
Number of salaries quoted 425 481 465
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Load Testing
England

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Load Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Load Testing
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Load Testing Salary Trend in the North East

Load Testing
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Testing within the North East region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - 1 £27,500 -
Load Testing
England

Load Testing
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Flash
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) TestNG
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Hudson
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (100.00%) TestNG
1 1 (100.00%) Hudson
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Development Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Flash
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) REST
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA