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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Testing
Rank 63 - 58
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 10 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.38% - 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.66% - 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 6
Average salary £32,000 - £26,250
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 - £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 - £28,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +18.42%
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
604 427 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 83.08% 67.35% 87.02%
Number of salaries quoted 532 379 447
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Load Testing across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Load Testing Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) Performance Testing
3 9 (50.00%) JIRA
3 9 (50.00%) Banking
3 9 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 9 (50.00%) Test Management
3 9 (50.00%) Finance
3 9 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (50.00%) Test Planning
4 4 (22.22%) TDD
4 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 4 (22.22%) BDD
4 4 (22.22%) Security Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Functional Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Web Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing
6 1 (5.56%) C#
6 1 (5.56%) .NET
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
6 1 (5.56%) Web Services
6 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.56%) NHS
6 1 (5.56%) Selenium
6 1 (5.56%) Usability Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Google
6 1 (5.56%) Retail
6 1 (5.56%) Digital Media

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon S3
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) Selenium
2 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
1 9 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 7 (38.89%) Test Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Test Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Automated Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
1 1 (5.56%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) NHS
1 1 (5.56%) Digital Media
1 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) Performance Testing
3 9 (50.00%) Test Planning
3 9 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 9 (50.00%) Test Management
4 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 4 (22.22%) BDD
4 4 (22.22%) TDD
4 4 (22.22%) Security Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Web Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Functional Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Usability Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C#
Systems Management
1 9 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.56%) Google
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago