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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Testing
England / South East
Rank 332 406 407
Rank change year-on-year
+74 +1
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 58 43 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.39% 0.22% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.26% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 26 40 36
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £39,750 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,500 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £46,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.60% +31.42%

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
12739 16628 17333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.69% 86.48% 84.65%
Number of salaries quoted 10400 14018 13919
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,898 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 - 24 £45,000 -
Surrey +14 11 £40,000 -15.78%
Hampshire +16 7 - - 1
Berkshire +46 5 £70,000 +75.00% 3
Buckinghamshire - 3 £60,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +27 2 - - 1
West Sussex - 2 £29,500 - 1
Home Counties - 2 - -
East Sussex - 2 £37,500 -
Load Testing
England

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 46 (43.40%) JIRA
2 42 (39.62%) Selenium
3 41 (38.68%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (36.79%) Regression Testing
5 37 (34.91%) Continuous Integration
6 32 (30.19%) Web Services
7 28 (26.42%) HP
7 28 (26.42%) DevOps
8 26 (24.53%) Linux
8 26 (24.53%) SQL
9 25 (23.58%) HP UFT
10 24 (22.64%) ISTQB
10 24 (22.64%) Performance Testing
10 24 (22.64%) Web Development
11 23 (21.70%) Test Automation
11 23 (21.70%) HP Quality Center
11 23 (21.70%) Analytical Skills
11 23 (21.70%) AngularJS
11 23 (21.70%) MVC
11 23 (21.70%) JavaScript
12 22 (20.75%) Java
13 20 (18.87%) .NET
13 20 (18.87%) Games
14 19 (17.92%) Telecoms
14 19 (17.92%) Scrum
15 18 (16.98%) Perforce
15 18 (16.98%) WordPress
15 18 (16.98%) Test Scripting
15 18 (16.98%) Git (software)
16 17 (16.04%) Integration Testing

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 18 (16.98%) WordPress
2 14 (13.21%) CMS
3 12 (11.32%) Confluence
4 3 (2.83%) OpenStack
4 3 (2.83%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.89%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.94%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (15.09%) Cloud Computing
2 11 (10.38%) SaaS
3 9 (8.49%) Google App Engine
3 9 (8.49%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (1.89%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.32%) ATM
2 11 (10.38%) Firewall
3 2 (1.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.38%) NoSQL
2 9 (8.49%) Big Data
2 9 (8.49%) BigQuery
3 3 (2.83%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.89%) Couchbase
4 2 (1.89%) MySQL
4 2 (1.89%) Riak
5 1 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 46 (43.40%) JIRA
2 42 (39.62%) Selenium
3 25 (23.58%) HP UFT
4 18 (16.98%) Git (software)
5 16 (15.09%) Rational DOORS
6 15 (14.15%) JUnit
7 13 (12.26%) WATIR
8 12 (11.32%) Grunt
9 11 (10.38%) LoadRunner
9 11 (10.38%) SpecFlow
10 9 (8.49%) Bower
10 9 (8.49%) WebDriver
11 7 (6.60%) Visual Studio
12 6 (5.66%) JMeter
12 6 (5.66%) Robot Framework
13 5 (4.72%) Jenkins
14 4 (3.77%) TestRail
15 3 (2.83%) eggPlant
15 3 (2.83%) SoapUI
16 2 (1.89%) Cucumber
General
1 20 (18.87%) Games
2 19 (17.92%) Telecoms
3 17 (16.04%) Legal
4 9 (8.49%) Back Office
5 5 (4.72%) Finance
5 5 (4.72%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.83%) Banking
7 2 (1.89%) Automotive
7 2 (1.89%) Marketing
8 1 (0.94%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.94%) Front Office
8 1 (0.94%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (16.04%) Analyst
1 17 (16.04%) Test Analyst
2 16 (15.09%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (15.09%) Integration Engineer
3 14 (13.21%) Administrator
3 14 (13.21%) Developer
4 13 (12.26%) Test Manager
5 12 (11.32%) Linux Administrator
5 12 (11.32%) Linux Engineer
5 12 (11.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 12 (11.32%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 12 (11.32%) Web Developer
6 11 (10.38%) Java Engineer
6 11 (10.38%) Test Engineer
6 11 (10.38%) Verification Engineer
7 9 (8.49%) Automation Test Analyst
8 8 (7.55%) Linux Support
8 8 (7.55%) Linux Support Engineer
8 8 (7.55%) Senior Integration Engineer
8 8 (7.55%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (30.19%) Web Services
2 23 (21.70%) AngularJS
3 20 (18.87%) .NET
4 17 (16.04%) HTML
5 14 (13.21%) CSS
6 12 (11.32%) REST
7 11 (10.38%) J2EE
7 11 (10.38%) OAuth
7 11 (10.38%) Servlets
8 9 (8.49%) Ajax
8 9 (8.49%) CSS3
8 9 (8.49%) HTML5
8 9 (8.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (3.77%) XML
10 3 (2.83%) ASP.NET
10 3 (2.83%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (2.83%) Sass
10 3 (2.83%) SignalR
10 3 (2.83%) WebSockets
10 3 (2.83%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 23 (21.70%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (12.26%) User Experience
3 11 (10.38%) Visualisation
3 11 (10.38%) Xbox
4 5 (4.72%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.94%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.94%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.94%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.94%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.94%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 26 (24.53%) Linux
2 12 (11.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (2.83%) Windows
4 1 (0.94%) Android
4 1 (0.94%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.94%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (38.68%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (36.79%) Regression Testing
3 37 (34.91%) Continuous Integration
4 28 (26.42%) DevOps
5 24 (22.64%) Performance Testing
5 24 (22.64%) Web Development
6 23 (21.70%) MVC
6 23 (21.70%) Test Automation
7 19 (17.92%) Scrum
8 18 (16.98%) Test Scripting
9 17 (16.04%) Integration Testing
9 17 (16.04%) System Integration Testing
9 17 (16.04%) Validation
10 16 (15.09%) SOA
10 16 (15.09%) Software Testing
10 16 (15.09%) Test Planning
11 15 (14.15%) ITIL
11 15 (14.15%) Mentoring
11 15 (14.15%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
12 14 (13.21%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (24.53%) SQL
2 23 (21.70%) JavaScript
3 22 (20.75%) Java
4 17 (16.04%) C#
5 15 (14.15%) Ruby
6 13 (12.26%) C++
7 10 (9.43%) PHP
8 6 (5.66%) Shell Script
9 5 (4.72%) Bash Shell
9 5 (4.72%) C
9 5 (4.72%) PowerShell
10 4 (3.77%) Perl
10 4 (3.77%) Python
11 3 (2.83%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 24 (22.64%) ISTQB
2 16 (15.09%) Degree
3 15 (14.15%) Security Cleared
4 13 (12.26%) ISEB
5 5 (4.72%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.43%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.72%) Docker
2 3 (2.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (21.70%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (14.15%) Puppet
3 11 (10.38%) Nagios
4 3 (2.83%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 28 (26.42%) HP
2 18 (16.98%) Perforce
3 14 (13.21%) Oracle
3 14 (13.21%) Red Hat
4 13 (12.26%) Telerik
5 9 (8.49%) Google
5 9 (8.49%) Tableau
6 8 (7.55%) Atlassian
7 3 (2.83%) Microsoft
7 3 (2.83%) SAP
7 3 (2.83%) VMware
8 2 (1.89%) Concur
8 2 (1.89%) New Relic
8 2 (1.89%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.89%) Zend
9 1 (0.94%) TIBCO
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