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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Testing
Rank 165 210 208
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -2
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 43 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.93% 0.19% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 0.23% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 40 5 9
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,900 £39,800 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,000 £50,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £36,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+15.64% -2.00%
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
3759 4348 4240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 81.63% 82.72% 78.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3138 3544 3301
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 24 April 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 24 April 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
Leatherhead +16 20 £50,000 - 1
Guildford +24 16 £41,500 -12.63%
Godalming - 1 £30,000 -
Load Testing
South East

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 53 (74.65%) Java
1 53 (74.65%) Agile Software Development
1 53 (74.65%) Selenium
2 50 (70.42%) SQL
3 47 (66.20%) Test Automation
4 46 (64.79%) JMeter
5 41 (57.75%) JavaScript
6 38 (53.52%) QA
6 38 (53.52%) Continuous Integration
6 38 (53.52%) WebDriver
7 37 (52.11%) Jenkins
7 37 (52.11%) PHP
7 37 (52.11%) Web Services
7 37 (52.11%) LAMP
8 36 (50.70%) Test Scripting
9 31 (43.66%) Open Source
10 30 (42.25%) Workflow
11 29 (40.85%) JIRA
11 29 (40.85%) User Acceptance Testing
12 25 (35.21%) Software Testing
12 25 (35.21%) Python
12 25 (35.21%) Test Strategy
13 22 (30.99%) Ruby
14 18 (25.35%) Windows
15 17 (23.94%) ISTQB
15 17 (23.94%) Software Engineering
16 15 (21.13%) MySQL
17 11 (15.49%) ISEB
17 11 (15.49%) Mentoring
18 10 (14.08%) Linux

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (5.63%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (4.23%) IIS
3 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.41%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.41%) Confluence
3 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (4.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.04%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.63%) HTTP
3 3 (4.23%) Internet
4 2 (2.82%) DNS
4 2 (2.82%) SSL
5 1 (1.41%) VPN
5 1 (1.41%) LAN
5 1 (1.41%) VoIP
5 1 (1.41%) WAN
5 1 (1.41%) MPLS
5 1 (1.41%) BGP
5 1 (1.41%) EIGRP
5 1 (1.41%) TACACS
5 1 (1.41%) VRRP
5 1 (1.41%) Firewall
5 1 (1.41%) IPsec
5 1 (1.41%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.41%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.41%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.41%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.13%) MySQL
2 6 (8.45%) Big Data
3 5 (7.04%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.82%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 53 (74.65%) Selenium
2 46 (64.79%) JMeter
3 38 (53.52%) WebDriver
4 37 (52.11%) Jenkins
5 29 (40.85%) JIRA
6 5 (7.04%) QuickTest Pro
6 5 (7.04%) LoadRunner
7 4 (5.63%) Visual Studio
8 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (2.82%) WATIR
9 2 (2.82%) SilkTest
9 2 (2.82%) Zephyr
10 1 (1.41%) Robot Framework
10 1 (1.41%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (2.82%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (33.80%) Software Engineer
2 19 (26.76%) Developer
3 13 (18.31%) AWS Developer
4 12 (16.90%) Tester
4 12 (16.90%) Senior Software Engineer
5 10 (14.08%) Test Engineer
5 10 (14.08%) Analyst
5 10 (14.08%) Test Analyst
6 5 (7.04%) Agile Test Analyst
6 5 (7.04%) Software Test Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Senior Test Analyst
7 4 (5.63%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) QA Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Senior QA Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) QA Automation Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Automation Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) Development Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) Automation Tester
9 2 (2.82%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (52.11%) Web Services
1 37 (52.11%) LAMP
2 3 (4.23%) WinForms
2 3 (4.23%) WPF
2 3 (4.23%) XML
2 3 (4.23%) .NET
3 2 (2.82%) Ajax
4 1 (1.41%) HTML
4 1 (1.41%) CSS
4 1 (1.41%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 31 (43.66%) Open Source
2 5 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.04%) Client/Server
3 3 (4.23%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.82%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.35%) Windows
2 10 (14.08%) Linux
3 8 (11.27%) UNIX
4 3 (4.23%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.23%) Windows 8
4 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.41%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (74.65%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (66.20%) Test Automation
3 38 (53.52%) Continuous Integration
4 36 (50.70%) Test Scripting
5 30 (42.25%) Workflow
6 29 (40.85%) User Acceptance Testing
7 25 (35.21%) Software Testing
7 25 (35.21%) Test Strategy
8 17 (23.94%) Software Engineering
9 11 (15.49%) Mentoring
10 8 (11.27%) Cyber Security
11 7 (9.86%) Automated Testing
12 5 (7.04%) User Stories
12 5 (7.04%) Manual Testing
12 5 (7.04%) Performance Testing
12 5 (7.04%) Unit Testing
12 5 (7.04%) Test Planning
13 4 (5.63%) Integration Testing
13 4 (5.63%) System Testing
13 4 (5.63%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 53 (74.65%) Java
2 50 (70.42%) SQL
3 41 (57.75%) JavaScript
4 37 (52.11%) PHP
5 25 (35.21%) Python
6 22 (30.99%) Ruby
7 3 (4.23%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.82%) C++
8 2 (2.82%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.41%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (23.94%) ISTQB
2 11 (15.49%) ISEB
3 9 (12.68%) Degree
3 9 (12.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (11.27%) Security Cleared
5 6 (8.45%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.82%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (1.41%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.41%) CCIE
7 1 (1.41%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (53.52%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) vSphere
2 3 (4.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.23%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.41%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.41%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) SCCM
1 1 (1.41%) SCOM
1 1 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (8.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.63%) VMware
3 3 (4.23%) Oracle
4 2 (2.82%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.41%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.41%) Cisco
Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago