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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Testing
Rank 69 - 56
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 8 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.04% - 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% - 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 2
Average salary £41,000 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
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
679 501 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 88.18% 73.89% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 581 426 358
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 4 May 2015.

Load Testing Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Performance Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Test Planning
3 5 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (50.00%) Banking
3 5 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) JIRA
3 5 (50.00%) Test Management
4 3 (30.00%) Functional Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Web Testing
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
6 1 (10.00%) Web Services
6 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
6 1 (10.00%) OLTP
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (10.00%) NHS
6 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (10.00%) C#
6 1 (10.00%) SQL
6 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (10.00%) .NET
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (10.00%) Amazon S3
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (10.00%) Replication

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) OLTP
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (50.00%) Banking
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Tester
3 1 (10.00%) DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Development DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) NHS
1 1 (10.00%) Replication
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (10.00%) Open Source
1 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Performance Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Test Planning
3 5 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Test Management
4 3 (30.00%) Functional Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Web Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
Sheffield
EMIS
Salary: Up to £24,000 depending on level of experience
Posted: 18 days ago
Sheffield
Blue Town Online
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago