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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Testing
Rank 68 84 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 11 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.59% 0.12% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.94% 0.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 0
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £44,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-14.77% +25.71%
Load Testing
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
567 703 683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 82.17% 83.10% 77.61%
Number of salaries quoted 507 624 649
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Load Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Load Testing
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Load Testing Salary Trend in Southampton

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (91.67%) Migration
2 11 (91.67%) NUnit
2 11 (91.67%) Retail
2 11 (91.67%) jQuery
2 11 (91.67%) JavaScript
2 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (91.67%) CSS
2 11 (91.67%) OO
2 11 (91.67%) E-Commerce
2 11 (91.67%) OOD
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (91.67%) C#
2 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 11 (91.67%) MVC
2 11 (91.67%) Cloud Computing
2 11 (91.67%) Dependency Injection
2 11 (91.67%) Moq
3 9 (75.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (8.33%) Finance
5 1 (8.33%) Java
5 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) QA
5 1 (8.33%) Selenium
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Cloud Services
1 11 (91.67%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) NUnit
1 11 (91.67%) Moq
2 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 11 (91.67%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Software Engineer
1 9 (75.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) jQuery
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
1 11 (91.67%) CSS
1 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (91.67%) Migration
2 11 (91.67%) OO
2 11 (91.67%) E-Commerce
2 11 (91.67%) OOD
2 11 (91.67%) MVC
2 11 (91.67%) Dependency Injection
3 9 (75.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Security Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
4 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) JavaScript
1 11 (91.67%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago