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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Testing
Rank 165 195 193
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -2
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 41 12 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.86% 0.25% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 0.32% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 27 12 24
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £36,625 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.94% +4.64%
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
3842 3740 4115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 80.82% 79.22% 78.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3062 3026 3467
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 0 16 £57,500 +55.40% 1
Guildford +17 8 £38,750 -18.42% 1
Camberley - 1 £25,000 -
Redhill - 1 £28,000 -
Staines - 1 £25,000 -
Woking - 1 £25,000 -
Load Testing
South East

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 43 (74.14%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (65.52%) Test Automation
3 36 (62.07%) Java
4 31 (53.45%) SQL
4 31 (53.45%) Selenium
5 30 (51.72%) WebDriver
6 29 (50.00%) Test Scripting
7 28 (48.28%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (46.55%) JIRA
9 26 (44.83%) QA
10 24 (41.38%) Jenkins
11 22 (37.93%) MySQL
11 22 (37.93%) Web Services
12 21 (36.21%) PHP
12 21 (36.21%) JavaScript
12 21 (36.21%) Software Testing
13 20 (34.48%) Workflow
13 20 (34.48%) LAMP
14 18 (31.03%) Test Strategy
15 17 (29.31%) SoapUI
15 17 (29.31%) User Acceptance Testing
16 16 (27.59%) Performance Testing
17 15 (25.86%) C#
18 14 (24.14%) Visual Studio
18 14 (24.14%) JMeter
18 14 (24.14%) Open Source
19 12 (20.69%) TeamCity
20 11 (18.97%) ISTQB
21 10 (17.24%) Scrum
22 9 (15.52%) Computer Science

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 5 (8.62%) Confluence
2 4 (6.90%) WebLogic
2 4 (6.90%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.72%) nginx
3 1 (1.72%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) SaaS
2 2 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) HTTP
2 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.72%) DNS
2 1 (1.72%) SSL
2 1 (1.72%) Internet
2 1 (1.72%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (37.93%) MySQL
2 7 (12.07%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (12.07%) Oracle Database
3 6 (10.34%) NoSQL
3 6 (10.34%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 31 (53.45%) Selenium
2 30 (51.72%) WebDriver
3 27 (46.55%) JIRA
4 24 (41.38%) Jenkins
5 17 (29.31%) SoapUI
6 14 (24.14%) JMeter
6 14 (24.14%) Visual Studio
7 12 (20.69%) TeamCity
8 8 (13.79%) LoadRunner
9 7 (12.07%) QuickTest Pro
10 6 (10.34%) Git (software)
11 5 (8.62%) JUnit
12 4 (6.90%) Maven
12 4 (6.90%) TestComplete
13 1 (1.72%) NUnit
General
1 6 (10.34%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (3.45%) Games
3 1 (1.72%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (22.41%) Test Analyst
1 13 (22.41%) Analyst
2 12 (20.69%) Agile Test Analyst
3 10 (17.24%) QA Engineer
4 9 (15.52%) QA Manager
4 9 (15.52%) Tester
5 8 (13.79%) Automation Engineer
6 7 (12.07%) QA Automation Engineer
6 7 (12.07%) Performance Tester
6 7 (12.07%) Senior QA Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) Technical Sales Consultant
7 5 (8.62%) Senior Test Analyst
7 5 (8.62%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 5 (8.62%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (8.62%) Sales Consultant
7 5 (8.62%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (8.62%) Senior Consultant
7 5 (8.62%) Consultant
7 5 (8.62%) Senior Sales Consultant
8 4 (6.90%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (37.93%) Web Services
2 20 (34.48%) LAMP
3 6 (10.34%) REST
4 4 (6.90%) J2EE
5 2 (3.45%) COM
5 2 (3.45%) CSS
5 2 (3.45%) HTML
6 1 (1.72%) .NET
6 1 (1.72%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.14%) Open Source
2 9 (15.52%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.45%) Xbox
3 2 (3.45%) User Experience
4 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.45%) Windows
1 2 (3.45%) Linux
2 1 (1.72%) FreeBSD
2 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.72%) CentOS
2 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
2 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (74.14%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (65.52%) Test Automation
3 29 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 28 (48.28%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (36.21%) Software Testing
6 20 (34.48%) Workflow
7 18 (31.03%) Test Strategy
8 17 (29.31%) User Acceptance Testing
9 16 (27.59%) Performance Testing
10 10 (17.24%) Scrum
11 8 (13.79%) Kanban
12 7 (12.07%) Information Assurance
12 7 (12.07%) Security Testing
13 6 (10.34%) Performance Monitoring
14 5 (8.62%) Automated Testing
14 5 (8.62%) E-Commerce
15 3 (5.17%) Data Analysis
15 3 (5.17%) Web Development
15 3 (5.17%) Time Management
16 2 (3.45%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 36 (62.07%) Java
2 31 (53.45%) SQL
3 21 (36.21%) PHP
3 21 (36.21%) JavaScript
4 15 (25.86%) C#
5 8 (13.79%) Python
6 7 (12.07%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.45%) C++
8 1 (1.72%) Perl
8 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (18.97%) ISTQB
2 9 (15.52%) Degree
3 8 (13.79%) ISEB
4 7 (12.07%) SC Cleared
4 7 (12.07%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.72%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (44.83%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.72%) vSphere
1 1 (1.72%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Nagios
1 1 (1.72%) Puppet
1 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.72%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 7 (12.07%) Oracle
2 4 (6.90%) JBoss
3 3 (5.17%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.45%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.72%) VMware
5 1 (1.72%) Percona
5 1 (1.72%) Citrix
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 29 days + Share Ops + Pension + mo
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + 29 days + share ops scheme + pensi
Posted: 11 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago