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

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Testing
England / South East
Rank 337 424 421
Rank change year-on-year
+87 -3
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 54 30 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.37% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.18% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 24 30 37
Median salary £34,750 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.12% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,900 £55,750 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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
12514 16818 17706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.90% 87.17% 85.45%
Number of salaries quoted 10194 14272 14314
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 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £67,500 £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 26 February 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 26 February 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 - 15 - - 1
Berkshire +59 9 £45,250 +13.12% 1
Oxfordshire +12 9 £35,000 -4.10% 1
Surrey +37 7 £31,500 -30.00% 1
West Sussex - 7 £29,500 -
Hampshire +29 5 £44,000 +60.00%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £34,500 -
Home Counties - 1 - -
Load Testing
England

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 43 (40.57%) Selenium
2 41 (38.68%) JIRA
3 40 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (35.85%) Regression Testing
5 35 (33.02%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (27.36%) SQL
7 27 (25.47%) JavaScript
7 27 (25.47%) Web Services
7 27 (25.47%) Test Scripting
7 27 (25.47%) Test Automation
8 26 (24.53%) DevOps
9 24 (22.64%) MVC
10 23 (21.70%) HTML
10 23 (21.70%) HP UFT
10 23 (21.70%) Web Development
10 23 (21.70%) AngularJS
10 23 (21.70%) Analytical Skills
11 22 (20.75%) ISTQB
11 22 (20.75%) HP
11 22 (20.75%) Linux
12 21 (19.81%) .NET
13 20 (18.87%) CSS
13 20 (18.87%) Games
13 20 (18.87%) CMS
13 20 (18.87%) Git (software)
13 20 (18.87%) Non-Functional Testing
14 18 (16.98%) HP Quality Center
14 18 (16.98%) WordPress
14 18 (16.98%) Degree
14 18 (16.98%) Perforce

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 20 (18.87%) CMS
2 18 (16.98%) WordPress
3 11 (10.38%) Confluence
4 6 (5.66%) IIS
5 3 (2.83%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.94%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.94%) UXPin
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.21%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (8.49%) Google App Engine
2 9 (8.49%) Google Cloud Platform
2 9 (8.49%) SaaS
3 3 (2.83%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.89%) Akamai
5 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.49%) ATM
2 8 (7.55%) Firewall
3 7 (6.60%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.38%) NoSQL
2 9 (8.49%) Big Data
2 9 (8.49%) BigQuery
2 9 (8.49%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.77%) MySQL
4 2 (1.89%) Couchbase
4 2 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.89%) OLAP
4 2 (1.89%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.89%) Riak
Development Applications
1 43 (40.57%) Selenium
2 41 (38.68%) JIRA
3 23 (21.70%) HP UFT
4 20 (18.87%) Git (software)
5 15 (14.15%) JUnit
6 13 (12.26%) Rational DOORS
6 13 (12.26%) WATIR
7 12 (11.32%) Grunt
8 11 (10.38%) SpecFlow
9 9 (8.49%) Bower
9 9 (8.49%) LoadRunner
9 9 (8.49%) WebDriver
10 8 (7.55%) Visual Studio
11 7 (6.60%) Firebug
11 7 (6.60%) Jenkins
12 6 (5.66%) JMeter
13 5 (4.72%) Team Foundation Server
14 4 (3.77%) TestRail
15 3 (2.83%) Cucumber
15 3 (2.83%) Robot Framework
General
1 20 (18.87%) Games
2 16 (15.09%) Legal
3 14 (13.21%) Telecoms
4 9 (8.49%) Back Office
5 7 (6.60%) Marketing
6 5 (4.72%) Finance
7 3 (2.83%) Banking
7 3 (2.83%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.89%) Automotive
8 2 (1.89%) Publishing
9 1 (0.94%) Front Office
9 1 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (16.98%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (16.04%) Test Engineer
3 15 (14.15%) Developer
4 14 (13.21%) Analyst
4 14 (13.21%) Test Analyst
5 13 (12.26%) Administrator
5 13 (12.26%) Integration Engineer
6 12 (11.32%) Web Developer
7 11 (10.38%) Java Engineer
8 9 (8.49%) Software Test Engineer
9 8 (7.55%) Linux Administrator
9 8 (7.55%) Linux Engineer
9 8 (7.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 8 (7.55%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 8 (7.55%) Tester
9 8 (7.55%) Verification Engineer
10 7 (6.60%) Automation Test Analyst
10 7 (6.60%) Support Engineer
10 7 (6.60%) Test Leader
10 7 (6.60%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (25.47%) Web Services
2 23 (21.70%) AngularJS
2 23 (21.70%) HTML
3 21 (19.81%) .NET
4 20 (18.87%) CSS
5 12 (11.32%) Ajax
6 11 (10.38%) J2EE
6 11 (10.38%) OAuth
6 11 (10.38%) Servlets
7 9 (8.49%) CSS3
7 9 (8.49%) HTML5
7 9 (8.49%) REST
7 9 (8.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (5.66%) ASP.NET
9 5 (4.72%) XML
10 4 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (2.83%) .NET Framework
11 3 (2.83%) Sass
11 3 (2.83%) WebSockets
11 3 (2.83%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 23 (21.70%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (12.26%) User Experience
3 12 (11.32%) Xbox
4 10 (9.43%) Computer Science
5 6 (5.66%) Life Science
6 2 (1.89%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.94%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.94%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.75%) Linux
2 8 (7.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (4.72%) Windows
4 1 (0.94%) Android
4 1 (0.94%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.94%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (35.85%) Regression Testing
3 35 (33.02%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (25.47%) Test Automation
4 27 (25.47%) Test Scripting
5 26 (24.53%) DevOps
6 24 (22.64%) MVC
7 23 (21.70%) Web Development
8 20 (18.87%) Non-Functional Testing
9 17 (16.04%) Scrum
9 17 (16.04%) Software Testing
10 16 (15.09%) Automated Testing
10 16 (15.09%) Performance Testing
11 15 (14.15%) BDD
11 15 (14.15%) Integration Testing
11 15 (14.15%) ITIL
11 15 (14.15%) Test Planning
12 14 (13.21%) Functional Testing
12 14 (13.21%) Validation
13 13 (12.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 29 (27.36%) SQL
2 27 (25.47%) JavaScript
3 18 (16.98%) Java
4 15 (14.15%) C#
5 11 (10.38%) C++
5 11 (10.38%) PHP
6 8 (7.55%) Ruby
7 7 (6.60%) Bash Shell
8 6 (5.66%) Shell Script
9 4 (3.77%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.83%) C
10 3 (2.83%) Python
10 3 (2.83%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.89%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.89%) XPath
12 1 (0.94%) Perl
Qualifications
1 22 (20.75%) ISTQB
2 18 (16.98%) Degree
3 14 (13.21%) Security Cleared
4 13 (12.26%) ISEB
5 4 (3.77%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.66%) QA
2 1 (0.94%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (4.72%) Docker
2 2 (1.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (16.98%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (9.43%) Puppet
3 8 (7.55%) Nagios
4 5 (4.72%) Docker Swarm
5 3 (2.83%) Kubernetes
6 2 (1.89%) Ansible
6 2 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.89%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 22 (20.75%) HP
2 18 (16.98%) Perforce
3 13 (12.26%) Telerik
4 10 (9.43%) Red Hat
5 9 (8.49%) Google
5 9 (8.49%) Tableau
6 8 (7.55%) Oracle
7 6 (5.66%) Microsoft
8 4 (3.77%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.89%) Concur
9 2 (1.89%) LexisNexis
9 2 (1.89%) New Relic
9 2 (1.89%) SAP
9 2 (1.89%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.89%) VMware
10 1 (0.94%) Sage
10 1 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
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