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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Testing
Rank 171 199 225
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +26
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 36 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.77% 0.11% 0.055%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.13% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 31 5 3
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £35,600 £37,300
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £40,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -13.75%
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
3844 3749 4178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 82.14% 80.52% 76.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3261 3023 3603
Average salary £47,500 £46,723 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.66% +3.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014. 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
Leatherhead - 16 £50,000 -
Guildford - 8 £62,500 - 1
Redhill - 4 £28,000 -
Woking +26 3 £29,000 -17.14%
Load Testing
South East

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 58 (75.32%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (66.23%) Test Automation
3 49 (63.64%) Selenium
3 49 (63.64%) SQL
4 47 (61.04%) Java
5 45 (58.44%) JIRA
6 43 (55.84%) Continuous Integration
7 42 (54.55%) WebDriver
8 41 (53.25%) QA
8 41 (53.25%) Test Scripting
9 37 (48.05%) JavaScript
10 36 (46.75%) Web Services
11 35 (45.45%) PHP
11 35 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
11 35 (45.45%) Jenkins
12 34 (44.16%) LAMP
13 33 (42.86%) Workflow
14 31 (40.26%) MySQL
14 31 (40.26%) Software Testing
14 31 (40.26%) Test Strategy
15 24 (31.17%) JMeter
16 19 (24.68%) Visual Studio
17 17 (22.08%) C#
18 15 (19.48%) Open Source
18 15 (19.48%) SoapUI
19 13 (16.88%) TeamCity
19 13 (16.88%) ISTQB
20 12 (15.58%) Performance Testing
20 12 (15.58%) Windows
21 10 (12.99%) Python

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 6 (7.79%) Confluence
2 3 (3.90%) IIS
3 1 (1.30%) JBoss
3 1 (1.30%) Apache
3 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.30%) nginx
3 1 (1.30%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (6.49%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.79%) HTTP
2 5 (6.49%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.19%) Internet
4 3 (3.90%) DNS
4 3 (3.90%) SSL
5 1 (1.30%) Network Security
5 1 (1.30%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (40.26%) MySQL
2 7 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 7 (9.09%) MarkLogic
3 3 (3.90%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.90%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.90%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 49 (63.64%) Selenium
2 45 (58.44%) JIRA
3 42 (54.55%) WebDriver
4 35 (45.45%) Jenkins
5 24 (31.17%) JMeter
6 19 (24.68%) Visual Studio
7 15 (19.48%) SoapUI
8 13 (16.88%) TeamCity
9 7 (9.09%) Git (software)
10 6 (7.79%) QuickTest Pro
10 6 (7.79%) LoadRunner
11 3 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (3.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 2 (2.60%) WATIR
12 2 (2.60%) JUnit
12 2 (2.60%) SilkTest
13 1 (1.30%) NUnit
13 1 (1.30%) Maven
13 1 (1.30%) TestComplete
13 1 (1.30%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (2.60%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (2.60%) Games
2 1 (1.30%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (20.78%) Software Engineer
2 15 (19.48%) Test Analyst
2 15 (19.48%) Analyst
3 14 (18.18%) QA Engineer
3 14 (18.18%) Senior QA Engineer
3 14 (18.18%) Agile Test Analyst
3 14 (18.18%) QA Automation Engineer
3 14 (18.18%) Automation Engineer
4 10 (12.99%) QA Manager
5 9 (11.69%) Tester
5 9 (11.69%) Test Engineer
6 8 (10.39%) Software Test Engineer
7 6 (7.79%) Developer
8 5 (6.49%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (6.49%) Senior Test Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) Test Manager
9 4 (5.19%) Automation Tester
10 3 (3.90%) Senior Tester
11 2 (2.60%) Lead Test Analyst
11 2 (2.60%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (46.75%) Web Services
2 34 (44.16%) LAMP
3 7 (9.09%) REST
4 4 (5.19%) .NET
5 3 (3.90%) WinForms
5 3 (3.90%) Ajax
5 3 (3.90%) WPF
6 2 (2.60%) COM
7 1 (1.30%) CSS
7 1 (1.30%) J2EE
7 1 (1.30%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.48%) Open Source
2 6 (7.79%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.60%) Life Science
4 2 (2.60%) Xbox
4 2 (2.60%) User Experience
5 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.58%) Windows
2 4 (5.19%) Linux
3 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.90%) Windows 7
3 3 (3.90%) Windows 8
3 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.30%) CentOS
4 1 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.30%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (75.32%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (66.23%) Test Automation
3 43 (55.84%) Continuous Integration
4 41 (53.25%) Test Scripting
5 35 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
6 33 (42.86%) Workflow
7 31 (40.26%) Software Testing
7 31 (40.26%) Test Strategy
8 12 (15.58%) Performance Testing
9 10 (12.99%) Scrum
10 9 (11.69%) Automated Testing
10 9 (11.69%) Mentoring
11 8 (10.39%) Unit Testing
11 8 (10.39%) Kanban
12 7 (9.09%) Information Assurance
12 7 (9.09%) Software Engineering
12 7 (9.09%) Security Testing
13 5 (6.49%) Manual Testing
13 5 (6.49%) Test Planning
13 5 (6.49%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 49 (63.64%) SQL
2 47 (61.04%) Java
3 37 (48.05%) JavaScript
4 35 (45.45%) PHP
5 17 (22.08%) C#
6 10 (12.99%) Python
7 5 (6.49%) Ruby
8 4 (5.19%) C++
9 3 (3.90%) PL/SQL
9 3 (3.90%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.30%) Perl
10 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (16.88%) ISTQB
2 8 (10.39%) ISEB
3 6 (7.79%) Degree
4 5 (6.49%) Security Cleared
5 4 (5.19%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (3.90%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (53.25%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.79%) vSphere
2 4 (5.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.90%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.30%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) Nagios
1 1 (1.30%) Puppet
1 1 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.30%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 10 (12.99%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.19%) Red Hat
2 4 (5.19%) VMware
2 4 (5.19%) Oracle
3 1 (1.30%) Percona
3 1 (1.30%) Citrix
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago