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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank 74 66 91
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +25
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 4 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.61% 2.23% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 2.65% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 1
Median salary £35,500 £57,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-38.26% +21.05%
UK excluding London median salary £39,663 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-0.84% -2.43%
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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
545 566 713
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 82.83% 84.10% 84.28%
Number of salaries quoted 512 512 630
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton 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 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 10 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Load Testing.

1 4 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Management
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (75.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (75.00%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Test Manager
2 3 (75.00%) QA Manager
2 3 (75.00%) QA Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Management
2 3 (75.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (75.00%) Strategic Planning
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA