The first table below looks at the demand for Load Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Testing
Rank 176 - 158
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.049% - 0.057%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.062% - 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.94% +1.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3204 2419 2581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 79.11% 77.63% 73.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2090 1377 1902
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Load Testing
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Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Load Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Load Testing
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Load Testing Salary Trend in Scotland

Load Testing
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Testing within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
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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
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Job
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Edinburgh - 2 - -
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Load Testing
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) QA
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) Bioinformatics
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Informatics
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Test Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Quality Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
2 1 (20.00%) Senior QA Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior QA Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior QA Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Quality Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Tester
2 1 (20.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) QA Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Informatics
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Bioinformatics
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA