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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Testing
Rank 92 91 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.40% 0.10% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £47,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,969 £41,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-4.95% +10.81%
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
1082 825 784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 86.70% 83.59% 80.49%
Number of salaries quoted 856 650 639
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 29 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 9 (100.00%) ISEB
1 9 (100.00%) QA
2 7 (77.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 7 (77.78%) Test Scripting
2 7 (77.78%) Performance Management
2 7 (77.78%) Data Validation
2 7 (77.78%) SDLC
2 7 (77.78%) LoadRunner
2 7 (77.78%) Regression Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Validation
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) MS Office
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) MS Excel
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) SilkTest
2 7 (77.78%) Software Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Marketing
2 7 (77.78%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 2 (22.22%) Open Source
3 2 (22.22%) BDD
3 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (22.22%) Selenium

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (77.78%) MS Office
1 7 (77.78%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) LoadRunner
1 7 (77.78%) SilkTest
2 2 (22.22%) Selenium
General
1 7 (77.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
1 7 (77.78%) QA Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Test Leader
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Software Testing
1 7 (77.78%) Test Scripting
1 7 (77.78%) Performance Management
1 7 (77.78%) Data Validation
1 7 (77.78%) Regression Testing
1 7 (77.78%) Validation
1 7 (77.78%) SDLC
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
2 2 (22.22%) Open Source
2 2 (22.22%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) ISEB
2 7 (77.78%) Degree
2 7 (77.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft