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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank - 76 -
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield - 0.28% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.31% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £47,250 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -
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
506 644 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 85.04% 91.09% 87.67%
Number of salaries quoted 416 550 484
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016, 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 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) Test Management
3 8 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (66.67%) Test Planning
3 8 (66.67%) JIRA
3 8 (66.67%) Performance Testing
3 8 (66.67%) Banking
3 8 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
3 8 (66.67%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Retail
4 2 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) .NET
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 2 (16.67%) Web Services
4 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) HP UFT
4 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Defect Management
4 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
4 2 (16.67%) Gherkin
4 2 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (16.67%) HP UFT
2 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (66.67%) Banking
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Test Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Software Tester
2 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (16.67%) Gherkin
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) Test Management
3 8 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
3 8 (66.67%) Performance Testing
3 8 (66.67%) Test Planning
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) Defect Management
4 2 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 2 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C#
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft