The table below looks at the statistics for Load Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Testing
Rank 165 222 211
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -11
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 37 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.84% 0.28% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 0.34% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 31 10 9
Average salary £50,000 £48,750 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +5.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £44,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +18.42%
Load Testing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3660 4388 4056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 82.94% 83.07% 76.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3054 3573 3229
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Load Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Load Testing
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Load Testing Salary Trend in Surrey

Load Testing
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Load Testing across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Load Testing Salary Histogram in Surrey

Load Testing
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Testing within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Guildford +23 18 £40,000 -17.94%
Leatherhead +13 16 £50,000 -
Godalming - 1 £30,000 -
Load Testing
South East

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 52 (78.79%) Java
1 52 (78.79%) Selenium
2 50 (75.76%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (71.21%) SQL
3 47 (71.21%) JMeter
4 43 (65.15%) Test Automation
5 40 (60.61%) JavaScript
6 35 (53.03%) PHP
6 35 (53.03%) Web Services
6 35 (53.03%) LAMP
6 35 (53.03%) WebDriver
6 35 (53.03%) Jenkins
6 35 (53.03%) Test Scripting
6 35 (53.03%) Continuous Integration
7 33 (50.00%) QA
8 28 (42.42%) Workflow
9 27 (40.91%) JIRA
10 26 (39.39%) Open Source
11 25 (37.88%) User Acceptance Testing
11 25 (37.88%) Software Testing
12 23 (34.85%) Test Strategy
13 22 (33.33%) Python
14 19 (28.79%) Ruby
15 18 (27.27%) Software Engineering
16 17 (25.76%) ISTQB
17 16 (24.24%) MySQL
18 13 (19.70%) Windows
19 12 (18.18%) Degree
20 11 (16.67%) Linux
21 10 (15.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.06%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.52%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.52%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.58%) TCP/IP
2 4 (6.06%) HTTP
3 2 (3.03%) DNS
3 2 (3.03%) SSL
3 2 (3.03%) Internet
4 1 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.52%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.52%) HSRP
4 1 (1.52%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.52%) Firewall
4 1 (1.52%) IPsec
4 1 (1.52%) MPLS
4 1 (1.52%) BGP
4 1 (1.52%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.52%) TACACS
4 1 (1.52%) VRRP
4 1 (1.52%) LAN
4 1 (1.52%) VoIP
4 1 (1.52%) WAN
4 1 (1.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.24%) MySQL
2 6 (9.09%) Big Data
3 4 (6.06%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.03%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 52 (78.79%) Selenium
2 47 (71.21%) JMeter
3 35 (53.03%) WebDriver
3 35 (53.03%) Jenkins
4 27 (40.91%) JIRA
5 5 (7.58%) QuickTest Pro
5 5 (7.58%) LoadRunner
6 3 (4.55%) Robot Framework
6 3 (4.55%) Zephyr
7 2 (3.03%) WATIR
7 2 (3.03%) SilkTest
8 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 22 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 18 (27.27%) Developer
3 15 (22.73%) Senior Software Engineer
4 12 (18.18%) Tester
4 12 (18.18%) AWS Developer
5 9 (13.64%) Analyst
5 9 (13.64%) Test Analyst
6 7 (10.61%) Test Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Agile Test Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Senior Test Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Performance Test Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Performance Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) Software Tester
9 2 (3.03%) Software Development Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) Development Engineer
10 1 (1.52%) Automation Tester
10 1 (1.52%) QA Automation Engineer
10 1 (1.52%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (53.03%) Web Services
1 35 (53.03%) LAMP
2 3 (4.55%) XML
3 2 (3.03%) Ajax
4 1 (1.52%) WPF
4 1 (1.52%) WinForms
4 1 (1.52%) X-Windows
4 1 (1.52%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) Client/Server
1 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.03%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (19.70%) Windows
2 11 (16.67%) Linux
3 9 (13.64%) UNIX
4 3 (4.55%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.55%) Windows 8
4 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.52%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (75.76%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (65.15%) Test Automation
3 35 (53.03%) Test Scripting
3 35 (53.03%) Continuous Integration
4 28 (42.42%) Workflow
5 26 (39.39%) Open Source
6 25 (37.88%) User Acceptance Testing
6 25 (37.88%) Software Testing
7 23 (34.85%) Test Strategy
8 18 (27.27%) Software Engineering
9 9 (13.64%) Cyber Security
10 8 (12.12%) Mentoring
11 6 (9.09%) Performance Testing
12 5 (7.58%) User Stories
12 5 (7.58%) Data Management
13 4 (6.06%) Test Planning
13 4 (6.06%) System Integration Testing
13 4 (6.06%) Service Delivery
13 4 (6.06%) Automated Testing
13 4 (6.06%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (78.79%) Java
2 47 (71.21%) SQL
3 40 (60.61%) JavaScript
4 35 (53.03%) PHP
5 22 (33.33%) Python
6 19 (28.79%) Ruby
7 2 (3.03%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.03%) C++
8 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (25.76%) ISTQB
2 12 (18.18%) Degree
3 10 (15.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (13.64%) ISEB
4 9 (13.64%) Security Cleared
5 6 (9.09%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.03%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (3.03%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.52%) CCIE
7 1 (1.52%) CCNP
7 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.55%) Hyper-V
1 3 (4.55%) vSphere
2 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.52%) Firmware
2 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.52%) SCCM
2 1 (1.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (6.06%) VMware
2 3 (4.55%) Oracle
3 2 (3.03%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.03%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.52%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.52%) Cisco
Dorking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + 29 days + share ops scheme + pensi
Posted: 15 days ago