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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Testing
Rank 25 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 3.49% 1.32% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% 1.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £31,000 £22,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.90% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+16.43% +4.28%
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
78 69 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 90.70% 90.79% 68.00%
Number of salaries quoted 67 63 64
Average salary £31,500 £34,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.35% -11.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,712 £25,902 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £42,500
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 Taunton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Load Testing across the Taunton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Management
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Line Management

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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.

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Management
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 3 (100.00%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 23 hours ago