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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank 405 407 424
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +17
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 31 50 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.24% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.28% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 24 43 41
Median salary £37,500 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,877 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,750 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.33% -16.66%
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
15732 17828 18959
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.95% 85.58% 83.72%
Number of salaries quoted 13182 14557 14658
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 26 August 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 26 August 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
Surrey +22 11 £41,000 -13.68% 2
Hampshire -5 8 £35,500 -38.26%
East Sussex - 4 - -
Kent - 4 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire -6 2 £30,000 +33.33%
Berkshire -8 2 - -
West Sussex - 1 £35,000 -
Load Testing
England

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 19 (38.00%) SQL
1 19 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (32.00%) Regression Testing
2 16 (32.00%) QA
3 14 (28.00%) Web Services
4 13 (26.00%) Oracle
4 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
4 13 (26.00%) Software Testing
4 13 (26.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 12 (24.00%) JIRA
5 12 (24.00%) Test Automation
6 11 (22.00%) Ruby
6 11 (22.00%) JavaScript
6 11 (22.00%) Mentoring
7 10 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
7 10 (20.00%) Manual Testing
7 10 (20.00%) Degree
7 10 (20.00%) Selenium
7 10 (20.00%) Java
7 10 (20.00%) C#
8 9 (18.00%) HP
8 9 (18.00%) Performance Testing
8 9 (18.00%) Test Strategy
9 8 (16.00%) Functional Testing
9 8 (16.00%) ISTQB
9 8 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (16.00%) Linux
10 7 (14.00%) CSS
10 7 (14.00%) HTML
10 7 (14.00%) .NET

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 4 (8.00%) OpenStack
1 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (8.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 4 (8.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.00%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.00%) Confluence
3 1 (2.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) InfoPath
1 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (8.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) Firewall
2 3 (6.00%) ATM
3 1 (2.00%) AMQP
3 1 (2.00%) DNS
3 1 (2.00%) NetScreen
3 1 (2.00%) SAN
3 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.00%) Hazelcast
3 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (24.00%) JIRA
2 10 (20.00%) Selenium
3 7 (14.00%) HP UFT
4 6 (12.00%) LoadRunner
5 5 (10.00%) Jenkins
5 5 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (8.00%) Subversion
6 4 (8.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (8.00%) WebDriver
7 3 (6.00%) eggPlant
7 3 (6.00%) JMeter
7 3 (6.00%) Protractor
7 3 (6.00%) Rational DOORS
7 3 (6.00%) Robot Framework
8 2 (4.00%) TestDirector
9 1 (2.00%) Cucumber
9 1 (2.00%) IntelliJ
9 1 (2.00%) JUnit
9 1 (2.00%) SoapUI
9 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (14.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Legal
3 3 (6.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.00%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Electronics
4 1 (2.00%) Law
4 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (26.00%) Test Engineer
2 12 (24.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 10 (20.00%) Analyst
3 10 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 9 (18.00%) Test Manager
5 8 (16.00%) Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Administrator
6 5 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 4 (8.00%) .NET Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) SharePoint Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Software Tester
7 4 (8.00%) Tester
8 3 (6.00%) Automation Tester
8 3 (6.00%) Linux Support Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Software Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) Test Automation Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (28.00%) Web Services
2 7 (14.00%) .NET
2 7 (14.00%) CSS
2 7 (14.00%) HTML
3 4 (8.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (8.00%) Entity Framework
3 4 (8.00%) HTML5
3 4 (8.00%) jQuery
3 4 (8.00%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (8.00%) LINQ
3 4 (8.00%) LINQ to SQL
3 4 (8.00%) REST
3 4 (8.00%) Silverlight
3 4 (8.00%) WCF
4 3 (6.00%) Phalcon
4 3 (6.00%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (12.00%) Mathematics
3 4 (8.00%) Algorithms
3 4 (8.00%) N-Tier
4 3 (6.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.00%) Linux
2 4 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (8.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (32.00%) Regression Testing
3 13 (26.00%) Software Testing
3 13 (26.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (24.00%) Test Automation
5 11 (22.00%) Mentoring
6 10 (20.00%) Manual Testing
7 9 (18.00%) Performance Testing
7 9 (18.00%) Test Strategy
8 8 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (16.00%) Functional Testing
9 7 (14.00%) Automated Testing
9 7 (14.00%) Configuration Management
9 7 (14.00%) MVC
9 7 (14.00%) SOA
9 7 (14.00%) Workflow
10 6 (12.00%) Project Management
10 6 (12.00%) Scrum
10 6 (12.00%) Software Engineering
10 6 (12.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (38.00%) SQL
2 11 (22.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (22.00%) Ruby
3 10 (20.00%) C#
3 10 (20.00%) Java
4 7 (14.00%) PowerShell
4 7 (14.00%) Python
5 5 (10.00%) PHP
6 4 (8.00%) C++
6 4 (8.00%) VB.NET
7 3 (6.00%) Perl
8 2 (4.00%) C
9 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.00%) Go
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) Degree
2 8 (16.00%) ISTQB
3 4 (8.00%) ISEB
3 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (32.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 10 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (14.00%) Puppet
3 3 (6.00%) Nagios
4 1 (2.00%) Ansible
4 1 (2.00%) Perfmon
4 1 (2.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (26.00%) Oracle
2 9 (18.00%) HP
3 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.00%) Atlassian
4 4 (8.00%) DevExpress
4 4 (8.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (8.00%) Telerik
4 4 (8.00%) VMware
5 3 (6.00%) Zend
6 2 (4.00%) SAP
7 1 (2.00%) Cisco
7 1 (2.00%) Juniper
7 1 (2.00%) TIBCO
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