The table below looks at the statistics for Load Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Testing
Rank 88 94 89
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 7 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.60% 0.10% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.13% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £38,219 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-15.07% +18.42%
Load Testing
Nottinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1035 792 784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 88.92% 81.15% 83.49%
Number of salaries quoted 837 583 673
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 Nottingham

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

Load Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Load Testing
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Load Testing Salary Trend in Nottingham

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (87.50%) QA
2 7 (87.50%) Test Scripting
2 7 (87.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 7 (87.50%) SilkTest
2 7 (87.50%) Software Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Regression Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Marketing
2 7 (87.50%) SDLC
2 7 (87.50%) ISEB
2 7 (87.50%) LoadRunner
2 7 (87.50%) Validation
2 7 (87.50%) MS Office
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) MS Excel
2 7 (87.50%) Performance Management
2 7 (87.50%) Data Validation
3 1 (12.50%) F#
3 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
3 1 (12.50%) SimpleDB
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (12.50%) Google App Engine
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Hive
3 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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.

Applications
1 7 (87.50%) MS Office
1 7 (87.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Google App Engine
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 1 (12.50%) SimpleDB
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Hive
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (12.50%) Redis
2 1 (12.50%) Couchbase
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) LoadRunner
1 7 (87.50%) SilkTest
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (87.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
1 7 (87.50%) QA Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Regression Testing
1 7 (87.50%) Validation
1 7 (87.50%) Software Testing
1 7 (87.50%) Performance Management
1 7 (87.50%) Data Validation
1 7 (87.50%) Test Scripting
1 7 (87.50%) SDLC
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (12.50%) MapReduce
2 1 (12.50%) Functional Programming
2 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) F#
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (87.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 7 (87.50%) ISEB
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (12.50%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Google