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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank 64 77 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.34% 0.43% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £30,000 £31,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -
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
500 602 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 85.62% 86.37% 78.56%
Number of salaries quoted 434 522 352
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,433 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,000 £61,215
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 8 February 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
(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 +5 2 £30,000 -4.00% 1
Load Testing
England

Load Testing
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) V-Model
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) API Testing

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Tester
1 2 (100.00%) QA Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) API Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago