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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Testing
Rank 201 183 203
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +20
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 15 35 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.33% 0.72% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.87% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 12 25 4
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £41,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,000 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £44,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-14.77% +25.71%
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
3751 4031 3811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 83.73% 82.45% 79.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3258 3258 2990
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 5 £50,000 -13.04%
Guildford -7 3 £52,500 +10.52%
Godalming - 3 £32,500 -
Farnham - 2 - -
Camberley +5 1 £40,000 +60.00%
Load Testing
South East

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 36 (75.00%) Java
1 36 (75.00%) Selenium
2 34 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (62.50%) JMeter
4 26 (54.17%) SQL
5 25 (52.08%) QA
6 24 (50.00%) Test Scripting
6 24 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 23 (47.92%) Software Testing
8 22 (45.83%) User Acceptance Testing
9 20 (41.67%) ISTQB
9 20 (41.67%) Test Automation
10 19 (39.58%) Workflow
11 18 (37.50%) LAMP
11 18 (37.50%) PHP
11 18 (37.50%) Web Services
11 18 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (37.50%) WebDriver
11 18 (37.50%) Test Strategy
11 18 (37.50%) Jenkins
12 17 (35.42%) JIRA
13 15 (31.25%) Linux
14 13 (27.08%) UNIX
14 13 (27.08%) Degree
14 13 (27.08%) Software Engineering
14 13 (27.08%) Security Cleared
15 12 (25.00%) Cyber Security
15 12 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 12 (25.00%) SC Cleared
15 12 (25.00%) ISEB

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 8 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) Firewall
2 1 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.92%) MySQL
2 7 (14.58%) Big Data
3 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.17%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 36 (75.00%) Selenium
2 30 (62.50%) JMeter
3 18 (37.50%) WebDriver
3 18 (37.50%) Jenkins
4 17 (35.42%) JIRA
5 6 (12.50%) Zephyr
6 3 (6.25%) Robot Framework
7 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.08%) HP UFT
Job Titles
1 17 (35.42%) Analyst
1 17 (35.42%) Test Analyst
2 11 (22.92%) Software Engineer
2 11 (22.92%) Senior Software Engineer
3 10 (20.83%) Developer
4 7 (14.58%) Tester
5 6 (12.50%) Test Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Agile Test Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) AWS Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Performance Test Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Performance Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Software Tester
9 1 (2.08%) Test Team Leader
9 1 (2.08%) Software Test Analyst
9 1 (2.08%) Non-Functional Tester
9 1 (2.08%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (37.50%) Web Services
1 18 (37.50%) LAMP
2 5 (10.42%) XML
3 2 (4.17%) XSLT
4 1 (2.08%) .NET
4 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.25%) Linux
2 13 (27.08%) UNIX
3 5 (10.42%) Windows
4 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 23 (47.92%) Software Testing
4 22 (45.83%) User Acceptance Testing
5 20 (41.67%) Test Automation
6 19 (39.58%) Workflow
7 18 (37.50%) Test Strategy
7 18 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (27.08%) Software Engineering
9 12 (25.00%) Cyber Security
10 9 (18.75%) Integration Testing
11 8 (16.67%) User Stories
11 8 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
12 7 (14.58%) Open Source
12 7 (14.58%) Automated Testing
13 6 (12.50%) Test Management
13 6 (12.50%) Performance Testing
13 6 (12.50%) Manual Testing
14 5 (10.42%) System Testing
14 5 (10.42%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 36 (75.00%) Java
2 26 (54.17%) SQL
3 24 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 18 (37.50%) PHP
5 9 (18.75%) Python
6 7 (14.58%) Ruby
7 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.17%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.17%) C++
8 1 (2.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 20 (41.67%) ISTQB
2 13 (27.08%) Degree
2 13 (27.08%) Security Cleared
3 12 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 12 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 12 (25.00%) ISEB
4 2 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (4.17%) CCNP
4 2 (4.17%) CCNA
5 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (52.08%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.17%) Puppet
2 2 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (10.42%) VMware
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