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

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Testing
Rank 173 196 212
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +16
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 38 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.82% 0.25% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 0.31% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 31 12 7
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 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £36,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+16.43% +12.30%
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
3769 3830 4057
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 81.07% 80.24% 77.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3164 3126 3489
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
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 26 November 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 26 November 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 +2 16 £50,000 +35.13%
Guildford - 8 £58,750 - 2
Redhill - 4 £28,000 -
Woking - 2 £29,000 -
Load Testing
South East

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 59 (79.73%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (70.27%) Test Automation
3 47 (63.51%) Java
4 46 (62.16%) SQL
4 46 (62.16%) Selenium
5 44 (59.46%) JIRA
6 42 (56.76%) WebDriver
6 42 (56.76%) Continuous Integration
7 41 (55.41%) QA
8 39 (52.70%) Test Scripting
9 35 (47.30%) Web Services
9 35 (47.30%) Jenkins
10 34 (45.95%) PHP
10 34 (45.95%) JavaScript
10 34 (45.95%) User Acceptance Testing
11 33 (44.59%) LAMP
12 32 (43.24%) Workflow
13 30 (40.54%) MySQL
13 30 (40.54%) Software Testing
13 30 (40.54%) Test Strategy
14 22 (29.73%) JMeter
15 18 (24.32%) Visual Studio
16 17 (22.97%) C#
17 16 (21.62%) Open Source
17 16 (21.62%) SoapUI
18 13 (17.57%) ISTQB
18 13 (17.57%) TeamCity
19 12 (16.22%) Performance Testing
20 10 (13.51%) ISEB
20 10 (13.51%) Scrum

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 (8.11%) Confluence
2 2 (2.70%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.70%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.70%) IIS
2 2 (2.70%) JBoss
3 1 (1.35%) Apache
3 1 (1.35%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (5.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) HTTP
1 2 (2.70%) Internet
2 1 (1.35%) Network Security
2 1 (1.35%) DHCP
2 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.35%) DNS
2 1 (1.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (40.54%) MySQL
2 7 (9.46%) NoSQL
2 7 (9.46%) MarkLogic
3 4 (5.41%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 46 (62.16%) Selenium
2 44 (59.46%) JIRA
3 42 (56.76%) WebDriver
4 35 (47.30%) Jenkins
5 22 (29.73%) JMeter
6 18 (24.32%) Visual Studio
7 16 (21.62%) SoapUI
8 13 (17.57%) TeamCity
9 7 (9.46%) Git (software)
10 4 (5.41%) QuickTest Pro
10 4 (5.41%) LoadRunner
11 3 (4.05%) JUnit
12 2 (2.70%) Maven
12 2 (2.70%) TestComplete
12 2 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 1 (1.35%) SpecFlow
13 1 (1.35%) Cucumber
13 1 (1.35%) NUnit
General
1 3 (4.05%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (2.70%) Games
3 1 (1.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (20.27%) Test Analyst
1 15 (20.27%) Analyst
2 14 (18.92%) QA Engineer
2 14 (18.92%) Agile Test Analyst
2 14 (18.92%) Automation Engineer
3 13 (17.57%) QA Automation Engineer
3 13 (17.57%) Senior QA Engineer
3 13 (17.57%) Software Engineer
4 10 (13.51%) QA Manager
5 9 (12.16%) Tester
6 8 (10.81%) Test Engineer
7 7 (9.46%) Software Test Engineer
8 6 (8.11%) Developer
9 5 (6.76%) Senior Test Analyst
9 5 (6.76%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (5.41%) Test Manager
10 4 (5.41%) Automation Tester
11 3 (4.05%) Performance Tester
12 2 (2.70%) Senior Tester
12 2 (2.70%) Lead Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (47.30%) Web Services
2 33 (44.59%) LAMP
3 7 (9.46%) REST
4 3 (4.05%) .NET
5 2 (2.70%) J2EE
5 2 (2.70%) COM
5 2 (2.70%) WinForms
5 2 (2.70%) WPF
6 1 (1.35%) HTML
6 1 (1.35%) Ajax
6 1 (1.35%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.62%) Open Source
2 6 (8.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.70%) Xbox
3 2 (2.70%) User Experience
3 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.81%) Windows
2 2 (2.70%) Linux
3 1 (1.35%) FreeBSD
3 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.35%) CentOS
3 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.35%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.35%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (79.73%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (70.27%) Test Automation
3 42 (56.76%) Continuous Integration
4 39 (52.70%) Test Scripting
5 34 (45.95%) User Acceptance Testing
6 32 (43.24%) Workflow
7 30 (40.54%) Software Testing
7 30 (40.54%) Test Strategy
8 12 (16.22%) Performance Testing
9 10 (13.51%) Scrum
10 9 (12.16%) Automated Testing
11 8 (10.81%) Security Testing
11 8 (10.81%) Kanban
11 8 (10.81%) Information Assurance
12 7 (9.46%) Unit Testing
13 6 (8.11%) Software Engineering
14 5 (6.76%) Performance Monitoring
14 5 (6.76%) Test Planning
14 5 (6.76%) Mentoring
15 4 (5.41%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (63.51%) Java
2 46 (62.16%) SQL
3 34 (45.95%) PHP
3 34 (45.95%) JavaScript
4 17 (22.97%) C#
5 10 (13.51%) Python
6 5 (6.76%) Ruby
7 4 (5.41%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.70%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.70%) C++
9 1 (1.35%) Perl
9 1 (1.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (17.57%) ISTQB
2 10 (13.51%) ISEB
3 6 (8.11%) Degree
4 5 (6.76%) SC Cleared
4 5 (6.76%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (55.41%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.05%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (4.05%) vSphere
2 1 (1.35%) KVM
2 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) Nagios
1 1 (1.35%) Puppet
1 1 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.35%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 9 (12.16%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.41%) Oracle
3 3 (4.05%) VMware
4 2 (2.70%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.35%) Citrix
5 1 (1.35%) Percona
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