The table below looks at the statistics for Load Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank 125 135 139
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 5 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.29% 0.044% 0.084%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.053% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -17.39%
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.38% -6.66%
Load Testing
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1562 1888 1932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 89.67% 83.80% 81.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1242 1313 1358
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
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 Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading 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 Reading

Load Testing
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Load Testing Salary Trend in Reading

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Reading region with a requirement for Load Testing.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) QA
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Workflow
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Telerik
2 4 (80.00%) VB.NET
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) UML
2 4 (80.00%) OOP
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (80.00%) N-Tier
2 4 (80.00%) OOD
2 4 (80.00%) SOA
2 4 (80.00%) Subversion
2 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (80.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 4 (80.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) InfoPath
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
1 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (80.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (20.00%) AQtime
2 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (20.00%) WebLOAD
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Performance Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Performance Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) Entity Framework
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (80.00%) LINQ
2 4 (80.00%) LINQ to SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Silverlight
2 4 (80.00%) WCF
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Algorithms
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (80.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (80.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Data Architecture
1 4 (80.00%) Functional Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Memory Management
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
1 4 (80.00%) OO
1 4 (80.00%) OOD
1 4 (80.00%) OOP
1 4 (80.00%) SOA
1 4 (80.00%) Software Architecture
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
1 4 (80.00%) UML
1 4 (80.00%) Use Case
1 4 (80.00%) Workflow
1 4 (80.00%) Workflow Development
2 1 (20.00%) Benchmarking
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (80.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) DevExpress
2 4 (80.00%) Telerik