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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank 81 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.25% 0.13% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
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
671 660 649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 84.72% 83.97% 76.71%
Number of salaries quoted 596 544 514
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,050
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East 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 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Testing within the North East region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear 0 2 £30,000 -14.28%
Load Testing
England

Load Testing
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT jobs citing Load Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for Load Testing.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) QA
2 5 (83.33%) Selenium
2 5 (83.33%) Test Scripting
2 5 (83.33%) V-Model
2 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 5 (83.33%) WebDriver
2 5 (83.33%) SaaS
2 5 (83.33%) Functional Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Ruby
2 5 (83.33%) API Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
1 5 (83.33%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) QA Tester
1 6 (100.00%) Tester
2 5 (83.33%) Automation Tester
2 5 (83.33%) QA Automation Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) QA Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) QA Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) QA Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) API Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Functional Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 5 (83.33%) Test Scripting
2 5 (83.33%) V-Model
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) QA