The table below looks at the statistics for Load Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Testing
Somerset / Taunton
Rank 27 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 1.27% 1.98% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 2.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Taunton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
77 78 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 97.47% 77.23% 88.68%
Number of salaries quoted 50 74 26
Median salary £38,049 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.46% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,500 £25,902
10% offered a salary of more than £49,056 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

The demand trend of job ads across the Taunton region citing Load Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Load Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Load Testing
Salary Trend in Taunton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Load Testing across the Taunton region.

Load Testing Salary Trend in Taunton

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing Load Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Taunton region with a requirement for Load Testing.

1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) ISEB
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 8 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 8 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 8 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 8 (100.00%) BDD
1 8 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 8 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Test Management
1 8 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 7 (87.50%) Line Management
2 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
2 7 (87.50%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
3 1 (12.50%) IntelliJ
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) User Stories

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 8 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 8 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 1 (12.50%) IntelliJ
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
1 7 (87.50%) Test Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Systems Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) BDD
1 8 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 8 (100.00%) Test Management
1 8 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 7 (87.50%) Customer Requirements
2 7 (87.50%) Line Management
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
3 1 (12.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) ISEB
1 8 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 8 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft