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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank 24 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 6 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 7.89% - 3.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.33% - 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 2
Median salary £32,500 - £31,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.60% +8.23%
Load Testing
Somerset

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
72 91 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 94.74% 92.86% 83.64%
Number of salaries quoted 61 81 37
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,350 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £39,250 £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 8 December 2016, 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 13 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 13 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 12 (92.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 12 (92.31%) SpecFlow
2 12 (92.31%) Cucumber
2 12 (92.31%) BDD
2 12 (92.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (92.31%) Test Automation
2 12 (92.31%) Test Management
2 12 (92.31%) ISTQB
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) ISEB
3 11 (84.62%) Security Cleared
3 11 (84.62%) Line Management
4 10 (76.92%) SC Cleared
5 4 (30.77%) Performance Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Security Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Scrum
6 3 (23.08%) User Stories
7 2 (15.38%) Performance Management
7 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
8 1 (7.69%) Selenium
8 1 (7.69%) RIA
8 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (7.69%) HP UFT
8 1 (7.69%) C#
8 1 (7.69%) Java
8 1 (7.69%) SQL

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 12 (92.31%) Cucumber
1 12 (92.31%) SpecFlow
1 12 (92.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
2 1 (7.69%) HP UFT
2 1 (7.69%) IntelliJ
2 1 (7.69%) Selenium
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Analyst
1 12 (92.31%) Test Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) Senior Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 13 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 13 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 12 (92.31%) BDD
2 12 (92.31%) Test Automation
2 12 (92.31%) Test Management
3 11 (84.62%) Line Management
4 4 (30.77%) Performance Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Security Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Scrum
5 3 (23.08%) User Stories
6 2 (15.38%) Performance Management
6 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
7 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (7.69%) DevOps
7 1 (7.69%) Exploratory Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
1 1 (7.69%) Java
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) ISEB
1 12 (92.31%) ISTQB
1 12 (92.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 11 (84.62%) Security Cleared
3 10 (76.92%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft