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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank 54 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 4 17 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.79% 2.35% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 2.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 0
Median salary £35,000 £38,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.49% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
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
422 617 510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 83.56% 85.46% 78.22%
Number of salaries quoted 338 549 434
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
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 Sheffield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sheffield 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 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 29 July 2016.

Load Testing Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Load Testing.

1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
1 4 (80.00%) HP UFT
2 3 (60.00%) LoadRunner
2 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) JMeter
2 3 (60.00%) Workflow
2 3 (60.00%) Validation
2 3 (60.00%) Usability Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (60.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (60.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (60.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (60.00%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (60.00%) Workflow Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Spring
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) HP UFT
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) JMeter
2 3 (60.00%) LoadRunner
2 3 (60.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) eggPlant
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Tester
2 3 (60.00%) Selenium Tester
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Tester
3 1 (20.00%) QA Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) QA Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) QA Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Software QA Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software QA Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (60.00%) Defect Management
1 3 (60.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (60.00%) System Integration Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Usability Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Validation
1 3 (60.00%) Workflow
1 3 (60.00%) Workflow Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) HP