The table below looks at the statistics for Load Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank 73 70 63
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.16% 0.20% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.24% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +27.27%
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -16.66%
Load Testing
North 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 Tyne and Wear region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
533 420 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 84.34% 84.00% 78.99%
Number of salaries quoted 464 344 349
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of job ads across the Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

Load Testing
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Load Testing Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Load Testing
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Testing within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -9 1 £37,500 +7.14%
Load Testing
North East

Load Testing
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Load Testing.

1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) V-Model
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (50.00%) SaaS
2 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) API Testing
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) ISO13485
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) QA Tester
1 3 (75.00%) Tester
2 2 (50.00%) Automation Tester
2 2 (50.00%) QA Automation Tester
2 2 (50.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) QA Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) QA Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) QA Test Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) API Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) V-Model
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) ISO13485