The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Testing
Rank 83 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.13% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +18.42%
Load Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
630 573 531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 80.46% 71.89% 81.07%
Number of salaries quoted 526 438 451
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 3 July 2015. 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 £35,000 -
Load Testing
England

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) C
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) ERP
3 3 (60.00%) CCNA
3 3 (60.00%) MCSE
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Validation
3 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (60.00%) Agresso
3 3 (60.00%) Supplier Management
3 3 (60.00%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (60.00%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) PHP
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) MySQL
5 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) C++
5 1 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
5 1 (20.00%) Python

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) nginx
1 1 (20.00%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Agresso
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (20.00%) JMeter
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (20.00%) Facilita Forecast
1 1 (20.00%) LoadUI
General
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (40.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Test Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) QA Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Test Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (20.00%) Support Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Gearman
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) Supplier Management
2 3 (60.00%) Knowledge Management
2 3 (60.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) ERP
2 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (60.00%) Validation
2 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) V-Model
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) MCSE
1 3 (60.00%) CCNA
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) HP