The table below looks at the statistics for Load Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Testing
UK / Scotland
Rank 135 157 -
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.18% 0.069% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.076% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Median salary £57,500 £30,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+91.66% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.58%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2049 2645 2727
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 90.34% 90.89% 88.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1330 1672 1698
Median salary £45,000 £45,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% +3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland 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 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Testing within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +8 3 £57,500 +91.66%
West Lothian - 1 - -
Load Testing
UK

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Load Testing.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Test Management
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (75.00%) SonarQube
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) CSS

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) SonarQube
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
General
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) QA Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Quality Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Software Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Software QA Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (25.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Test Management
2 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft