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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Testing
Rank 188 208 206
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -2
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 34 8 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.69% 0.17% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.21% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 24 6 21
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £35,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+15.49% -1.38%
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
3971 3783 4252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 80.56% 78.21% 78.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3206 2997 3584
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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 2 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 2 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 - 14 £57,500 -
Guildford +11 7 £50,000 +5.26%
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 2 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 34 (68.00%) Test Automation
2 32 (64.00%) Java
3 29 (58.00%) SQL
4 25 (50.00%) Selenium
4 25 (50.00%) Test Scripting
5 24 (48.00%) WebDriver
6 21 (42.00%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (42.00%) QA
6 21 (42.00%) Jenkins
7 20 (40.00%) JIRA
8 19 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (38.00%) MySQL
8 19 (38.00%) Web Services
9 18 (36.00%) PHP
9 18 (36.00%) JavaScript
9 18 (36.00%) Software Testing
9 18 (36.00%) Performance Testing
10 17 (34.00%) Workflow
10 17 (34.00%) LAMP
11 15 (30.00%) Test Strategy
12 14 (28.00%) User Acceptance Testing
13 13 (26.00%) ISTQB
13 13 (26.00%) Open Source
13 13 (26.00%) JMeter
13 13 (26.00%) SoapUI
14 11 (22.00%) C#
15 10 (20.00%) Visual Studio
15 10 (20.00%) ISEB
15 10 (20.00%) Computer Science
15 10 (20.00%) Degree

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 4 (8.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (8.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.00%) Confluence
3 1 (2.00%) nginx
3 1 (2.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) SaaS
2 2 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) HTTP
2 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.00%) DNS
2 1 (2.00%) SSL
2 1 (2.00%) Internet
2 1 (2.00%) PuTTY
2 1 (2.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (38.00%) MySQL
2 8 (16.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (16.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.00%) MarkLogic
4 1 (2.00%) Apache Accumulo
4 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 25 (50.00%) Selenium
2 24 (48.00%) WebDriver
3 21 (42.00%) Jenkins
4 20 (40.00%) JIRA
5 13 (26.00%) JMeter
5 13 (26.00%) SoapUI
6 10 (20.00%) Visual Studio
7 9 (18.00%) LoadRunner
8 8 (16.00%) QuickTest Pro
8 8 (16.00%) TeamCity
9 5 (10.00%) JUnit
10 4 (8.00%) Maven
10 4 (8.00%) TestComplete
11 3 (6.00%) Git (software)
12 1 (2.00%) NUnit
General
1 7 (14.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (4.00%) Games
3 1 (2.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (22.00%) Tester
2 9 (18.00%) Test Analyst
2 9 (18.00%) Analyst
3 8 (16.00%) QA Manager
3 8 (16.00%) Performance Tester
3 8 (16.00%) QA Engineer
3 8 (16.00%) Agile Test Analyst
4 6 (12.00%) Automation Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Senior Sales Consultant
5 5 (10.00%) QA Automation Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Technical Sales Consultant
5 5 (10.00%) Senior QA Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 5 (10.00%) Sales Consultant
5 5 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
5 5 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
5 5 (10.00%) Consultant
6 4 (8.00%) Test Manager
6 4 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (38.00%) Web Services
2 17 (34.00%) LAMP
3 4 (8.00%) J2EE
4 3 (6.00%) REST
5 2 (4.00%) COM
5 2 (4.00%) CSS
5 2 (4.00%) HTML
6 1 (2.00%) .NET
6 1 (2.00%) Ajax
6 1 (2.00%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.00%) Open Source
2 10 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.00%) Xbox
4 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Linux
2 2 (4.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.00%) FreeBSD
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) CentOS
3 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (68.00%) Test Automation
2 25 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 21 (42.00%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (36.00%) Performance Testing
5 18 (36.00%) Software Testing
6 17 (34.00%) Workflow
7 15 (30.00%) Test Strategy
8 14 (28.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (14.00%) Information Assurance
9 7 (14.00%) Scrum
9 7 (14.00%) Security Testing
10 6 (12.00%) Performance Monitoring
11 5 (10.00%) Kanban
11 5 (10.00%) Automated Testing
11 5 (10.00%) E-Commerce
12 3 (6.00%) Data Analysis
12 3 (6.00%) Web Development
12 3 (6.00%) Time Management
13 2 (4.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 32 (64.00%) Java
2 29 (58.00%) SQL
3 18 (36.00%) PHP
3 18 (36.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (22.00%) C#
5 9 (18.00%) Python
6 8 (16.00%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.00%) C++
8 1 (2.00%) Perl
8 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (26.00%) ISTQB
2 10 (20.00%) Degree
2 10 (20.00%) ISEB
3 7 (14.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (14.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (42.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.00%) vSphere
1 1 (2.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Nagios
1 1 (2.00%) Puppet
1 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.00%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 8 (16.00%) Oracle
2 5 (10.00%) JBoss
3 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.00%) VMware
5 1 (2.00%) Percona
5 1 (2.00%) Citrix
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
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