The table below looks at the statistics for Load Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Testing
Rank 64 - 67
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 17 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.92% - 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.26% - 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 16 0 4
Average salary £38,250 - £27,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 - £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 - £29,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +18.42%
Load Testing
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 South Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
753 671 619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 84.89% 71.92% 84.45%
Number of salaries quoted 661 554 549
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Load Testing across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Load Testing Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Load Testing
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Load Testing Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Load Testing
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Testing within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield - 17 £38,250 - 5
Load Testing
Yorkshire

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 27 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (59.26%) Performance Testing
2 16 (59.26%) Test Management
3 13 (48.15%) HP Quality Center
3 13 (48.15%) Test Planning
3 13 (48.15%) Penetration Testing
3 13 (48.15%) JIRA
3 13 (48.15%) Banking
3 13 (48.15%) Finance
4 9 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 6 (22.22%) BDD
5 6 (22.22%) TDD
5 6 (22.22%) Security Testing
5 6 (22.22%) Integration Testing
6 5 (18.52%) Web Testing
7 4 (14.81%) Cucumber
7 4 (14.81%) Gherkin
7 4 (14.81%) Functional Testing
8 3 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
8 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
8 3 (11.11%) HP UFT
9 2 (7.41%) Selenium
10 1 (3.70%) Retail
10 1 (3.70%) Usability Testing
10 1 (3.70%) Software Testing
10 1 (3.70%) Google
10 1 (3.70%) LoadRunner
10 1 (3.70%) NHS
10 1 (3.70%) C#
10 1 (3.70%) .NET

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (48.15%) JIRA
2 4 (14.81%) Cucumber
3 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 3 (11.11%) HP UFT
4 2 (7.41%) Selenium
5 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.70%) LoadRunner
5 1 (3.70%) JMeter
General
1 13 (48.15%) Finance
1 13 (48.15%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Test Manager
2 10 (37.04%) Test Analyst
2 10 (37.04%) Analyst
2 10 (37.04%) Agile Test Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Automated Test Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Tester
4 2 (7.41%) Test Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) Gherkin
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) NHS
1 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.70%) Digital Media
1 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (59.26%) Performance Testing
2 16 (59.26%) Test Management
3 13 (48.15%) Penetration Testing
3 13 (48.15%) Test Planning
4 9 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 6 (22.22%) BDD
5 6 (22.22%) Security Testing
5 6 (22.22%) Integration Testing
5 6 (22.22%) TDD
6 5 (18.52%) Web Testing
7 4 (14.81%) Functional Testing
8 3 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
9 1 (3.70%) Workflow
9 1 (3.70%) Validation
9 1 (3.70%) Web Application Development
9 1 (3.70%) Continuous Delivery
9 1 (3.70%) Software Testing
9 1 (3.70%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) C#
Systems Management
1 13 (48.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.70%) Google
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, S3 7RD
Patient
Salary: Up to £24,000 depending on level of experience
Posted: 10 days ago