The table below looks at the statistics for Load Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Testing
Rank 72 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.91% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £44,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+27.14% -7.89%
Load Testing
South Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
692 591 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 89.52% 82.08% 84.45%
Number of salaries quoted 589 492 343
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Load Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Load Testing
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Load Testing Salary Trend in Sheffield

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Performance Testing
3 7 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 7 (50.00%) Test Management
4 5 (35.71%) Finance
4 5 (35.71%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
4 5 (35.71%) Banking
4 5 (35.71%) JIRA
4 5 (35.71%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (35.71%) Test Planning
5 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
5 4 (28.57%) Gherkin
5 4 (28.57%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Web Testing
7 2 (14.29%) SoapUI
7 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
7 2 (14.29%) Usability Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (14.29%) Validation
7 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 2 (14.29%) JMeter
7 2 (14.29%) LoadRunner
7 2 (14.29%) SOAP
7 2 (14.29%) SQL
8 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
8 1 (7.14%) .NET
8 1 (7.14%) MFC
8 1 (7.14%) COM

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) OLTP
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
1 5 (35.71%) JIRA
2 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
2 4 (28.57%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (14.29%) LoadRunner
3 2 (14.29%) JMeter
3 2 (14.29%) SoapUI
4 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
1 5 (35.71%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
1 6 (42.86%) Test Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Test Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Test Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Tester
4 1 (7.14%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Development DBA
4 1 (7.14%) C++ Developer
4 1 (7.14%) DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) Gherkin
2 2 (14.29%) SOAP
3 1 (7.14%) STL
3 1 (7.14%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) MFC
3 1 (7.14%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Replication
1 1 (7.14%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Performance Testing
3 7 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 7 (50.00%) Test Management
4 5 (35.71%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Test Planning
5 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Web Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 2 (14.29%) Validation
6 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (14.29%) Usability Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) C++
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £25000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago