The table below looks at the statistics for Load Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank 349 419 407
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -12
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 58 55 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.26% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.30% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 29 50 46
Median salary £47,500 £46,250 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,250 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,550 £58,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.60% +8.23%
Load Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
13910 18566 18472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.87% 86.09% 84.12%
Number of salaries quoted 11461 15541 14620
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,898 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East 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 the South East

Load Testing
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Load Testing Salary Trend in the South East

Load Testing
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Load Testing across the South East region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Load Testing Salary Histogram in the South East

Load Testing
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Testing within the South East region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Kent - 19 £47,500 - 2
Surrey +7 11 £52,500 +10.52%
Hampshire +10 10 £40,000 -30.43% 2
East Sussex - 7 £37,500 -
Berkshire +50 5 £70,000 +75.00%
Home Counties - 3 - -
Buckinghamshire +15 2 £60,000 +54.83%
Oxfordshire +21 1 - -
Load Testing
England

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 South East region with a requirement for Load Testing.

1 41 (44.09%) JIRA
2 39 (41.94%) Selenium
3 37 (39.78%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (37.63%) Regression Testing
5 29 (31.18%) Continuous Integration
6 26 (27.96%) HP
7 25 (26.88%) Web Services
8 24 (25.81%) SQL
8 24 (25.81%) HP Quality Center
9 23 (24.73%) DevOps
10 22 (23.66%) Test Automation
10 22 (23.66%) Linux
10 22 (23.66%) HP UFT
10 22 (23.66%) ISTQB
11 21 (22.58%) Performance Testing
12 19 (20.43%) Telecoms
13 18 (19.35%) Scrum
13 18 (19.35%) Software Testing
13 18 (19.35%) Java
14 17 (18.28%) JavaScript
14 17 (18.28%) .NET
14 17 (18.28%) Web Development
14 17 (18.28%) Mentoring
15 16 (17.20%) Ruby
15 16 (17.20%) MVC
15 16 (17.20%) C#
15 16 (17.20%) Test Scripting
15 16 (17.20%) AngularJS
16 15 (16.13%) Puppet
16 15 (16.13%) Oracle

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (10.75%) Confluence
1 10 (10.75%) WordPress
2 8 (8.60%) CMS
3 4 (4.30%) OpenStack
4 3 (3.23%) Umbraco
5 2 (2.15%) IIS
6 1 (1.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.08%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.98%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (10.75%) SaaS
3 5 (5.38%) Google App Engine
3 5 (5.38%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (4.30%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.83%) Firewall
2 9 (9.68%) ATM
3 1 (1.08%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.60%) NoSQL
2 5 (5.38%) Big Data
2 5 (5.38%) BigQuery
3 3 (3.23%) MySQL
3 3 (3.23%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.15%) Couchbase
4 2 (2.15%) Riak
5 1 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.08%) Hazelcast
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 41 (44.09%) JIRA
2 39 (41.94%) Selenium
3 22 (23.66%) HP UFT
4 13 (13.98%) JUnit
5 12 (12.90%) LoadRunner
5 12 (12.90%) Rational DOORS
6 10 (10.75%) Git (software)
6 10 (10.75%) SpecFlow
6 10 (10.75%) WATIR
6 10 (10.75%) WebDriver
7 8 (8.60%) Grunt
8 7 (7.53%) Visual Studio
9 6 (6.45%) Jenkins
9 6 (6.45%) JMeter
10 5 (5.38%) Bower
11 3 (3.23%) eggPlant
11 3 (3.23%) Gatling
11 3 (3.23%) Robot Framework
12 2 (2.15%) CircleCI
12 2 (2.15%) Cucumber
General
1 19 (20.43%) Telecoms
2 12 (12.90%) Games
3 10 (10.75%) Legal
4 7 (7.53%) Back Office
5 6 (6.45%) Manufacturing
6 4 (4.30%) Finance
7 2 (2.15%) Banking
7 2 (2.15%) Marketing
8 1 (1.08%) Aerospace
8 1 (1.08%) Automotive
8 1 (1.08%) Electronics
8 1 (1.08%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (16.13%) Analyst
1 15 (16.13%) Test Analyst
2 14 (15.05%) Test Manager
3 12 (12.90%) Administrator
3 12 (12.90%) Developer
3 12 (12.90%) Integration Engineer
3 12 (12.90%) Linux Administrator
3 12 (12.90%) Linux Engineer
3 12 (12.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 12 (12.90%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 11 (11.83%) DevOps Engineer
4 11 (11.83%) Test Engineer
4 11 (11.83%) Verification Engineer
5 9 (9.68%) Automation Test Analyst
5 9 (9.68%) Web Developer
6 8 (8.60%) Java Engineer
6 8 (8.60%) Linux Support
6 8 (8.60%) Linux Support Engineer
6 8 (8.60%) Senior Integration Engineer
6 8 (8.60%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (26.88%) Web Services
2 17 (18.28%) .NET
3 16 (17.20%) AngularJS
4 11 (11.83%) HTML
5 9 (9.68%) CSS
5 9 (9.68%) REST
6 8 (8.60%) J2EE
7 7 (7.53%) OAuth
7 7 (7.53%) Servlets
8 5 (5.38%) Ajax
8 5 (5.38%) CSS3
8 5 (5.38%) HTML5
8 5 (5.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (3.23%) ASP.NET
9 3 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (3.23%) Sass
9 3 (3.23%) SignalR
9 3 (3.23%) WebSockets
9 3 (3.23%) XML
9 3 (3.23%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.05%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.68%) User Experience
3 7 (7.53%) Visualisation
4 6 (6.45%) Xbox
5 5 (5.38%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.15%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.15%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.08%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.08%) Life Science
7 1 (1.08%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.08%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 22 (23.66%) Linux
2 12 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (3.23%) Windows
4 1 (1.08%) Android
4 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (39.78%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (37.63%) Regression Testing
3 29 (31.18%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (24.73%) DevOps
5 22 (23.66%) Test Automation
6 21 (22.58%) Performance Testing
7 18 (19.35%) Scrum
7 18 (19.35%) Software Testing
8 17 (18.28%) Mentoring
8 17 (18.28%) Web Development
9 16 (17.20%) MVC
9 16 (17.20%) Test Scripting
10 14 (15.05%) Non-Functional Testing
11 13 (13.98%) Integration Testing
11 13 (13.98%) System Integration Testing
11 13 (13.98%) Test Planning
11 13 (13.98%) Validation
12 12 (12.90%) Incident Management
12 12 (12.90%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
12 12 (12.90%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (25.81%) SQL
2 18 (19.35%) Java
3 17 (18.28%) JavaScript
4 16 (17.20%) C#
4 16 (17.20%) Ruby
5 8 (8.60%) C++
5 8 (8.60%) PHP
6 5 (5.38%) PowerShell
7 4 (4.30%) Bash Shell
7 4 (4.30%) C
7 4 (4.30%) Python
7 4 (4.30%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.23%) Perl
8 3 (3.23%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 22 (23.66%) ISTQB
2 13 (13.98%) Security Cleared
3 12 (12.90%) Degree
4 10 (10.75%) ISEB
5 6 (6.45%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.75%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.30%) Docker
2 3 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (25.81%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (16.13%) Puppet
3 11 (11.83%) Nagios
4 2 (2.15%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.08%) Ansible
5 1 (1.08%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (27.96%) HP
2 15 (16.13%) Oracle
3 14 (15.05%) Red Hat
4 10 (10.75%) Perforce
4 10 (10.75%) Telerik
5 7 (7.53%) Atlassian
6 5 (5.38%) Google
6 5 (5.38%) Tableau
7 4 (4.30%) SAP
8 3 (3.23%) VMware
8 3 (3.23%) Zend
9 2 (2.15%) Akamai
9 2 (2.15%) Concur
9 2 (2.15%) Microsoft
9 2 (2.15%) New Relic
9 2 (2.15%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.08%) TIBCO
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