The table below looks at the statistics for LoadUI skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LoadUI over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SmartBear Software LoadUI
Rank 857 894 873
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -21
Permanent jobs citing LoadUI 35 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.002% 0.013%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.20% 0.011% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 27 2 10
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -35.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,600 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,400 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,000 -
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17377 18136 16257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.15% 16.20% 14.94%
Number of salaries quoted 14595 14832 13860
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

LoadUI
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LoadUI within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

LoadUI Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

LoadUI
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LoadUI within the UK.

LoadUI Salary Trend in the UK

LoadUI
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LoadUI over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 within the UK.

LoadUI Salary Histogram in the UK

LoadUI
Top 24 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LoadUI within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
England +39 30 £45,000 +18.42%
South East - 23 £45,000 -
Hampshire - 10 £45,000 -
Windsor - 8 £47,500 -
Berkshire - 8 £47,500 -
West Sussex - 5 £50,000 -
East of England +13 4 £38,500 -6.09%
Southampton - 4 - -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £38,500 -
Cambridge - 4 £38,500 -
Gatwick - 3 £50,000 -
Crawley - 2 £41,250 -
London - 2 £52,500 -
Liverpool +15 1 - -
Merseyside +11 1 - -
North West +9 1 - -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - -

LoadUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing LoadUI 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 LoadUI.

1 32 (68.09%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (65.96%) Selenium
3 29 (61.70%) JMeter
4 22 (46.81%) SoapUI
5 21 (44.68%) LoadRunner
6 20 (42.55%) JavaScript
7 19 (40.43%) SQL
8 17 (36.17%) Finance
9 16 (34.04%) Test Automation
10 14 (29.79%) Java
11 13 (27.66%) TDD
11 13 (27.66%) Scrum
12 12 (25.53%) C#
13 11 (23.40%) .NET
13 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET
13 11 (23.40%) QuickTest Pro
13 11 (23.40%) Test Strategy
13 11 (23.40%) ISTQB
13 11 (23.40%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (21.28%) QA
14 10 (21.28%) WebLOAD
14 10 (21.28%) Python
14 10 (21.28%) HP
15 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
15 9 (19.15%) JUnit
15 9 (19.15%) PHP
15 9 (19.15%) MVC
15 9 (19.15%) User Acceptance Testing
15 9 (19.15%) Performance Testing
15 9 (19.15%) HP Quality Center

LoadUI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing LoadUI 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 LoadUI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.38%) Confluence
2 1 (2.13%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.51%) Hadoop
2 4 (8.51%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.13%) Big Data
3 1 (2.13%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 31 (65.96%) Selenium
2 29 (61.70%) JMeter
3 22 (46.81%) SoapUI
4 21 (44.68%) LoadRunner
5 11 (23.40%) QuickTest Pro
6 10 (21.28%) WebLOAD
7 9 (19.15%) JUnit
7 9 (19.15%) Cucumber
8 7 (14.89%) WebDriver
8 7 (14.89%) Calabash
8 7 (14.89%) Appium
8 7 (14.89%) Rational Robot
8 7 (14.89%) NUnit
8 7 (14.89%) JIRA
9 6 (12.77%) Eclipse
10 4 (8.51%) Visual Studio
10 4 (8.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (8.51%) Jenkins
10 4 (8.51%) Facilita Forecast
11 3 (6.38%) FindBugs
General
1 17 (36.17%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Banking
3 3 (6.38%) Retail
3 3 (6.38%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 12 (25.53%) Tester
1 12 (25.53%) Developer
2 9 (19.15%) Test Manager
2 9 (19.15%) Test Engineer
3 8 (17.02%) .NET Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Test Consultant
4 6 (12.77%) Consultant
5 5 (10.64%) Automation Tester
5 5 (10.64%) Performance Test Consultant
5 5 (10.64%) Performance Consultant
6 4 (8.51%) Selenium Tester
6 4 (8.51%) Performance Test Specialist
6 4 (8.51%) Test Specialist
7 3 (6.38%) Test Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Technical Manager
8 2 (4.26%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Technical Test Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Performance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.40%) .NET
1 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET
2 8 (17.02%) Web Services
2 8 (17.02%) XML
2 8 (17.02%) WCF
3 7 (14.89%) SOAP
4 3 (6.38%) HTML
4 3 (6.38%) CSS
4 3 (6.38%) DOM
4 3 (6.38%) jQuery
4 3 (6.38%) HTML5
4 3 (6.38%) .NET Framework
4 3 (6.38%) CSS3
5 2 (4.26%) REST
5 2 (4.26%) JMS
5 2 (4.26%) Middleware
6 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
1 4 (8.51%) Open Source
2 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.26%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.13%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) Linux
2 2 (4.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (68.09%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.04%) Test Automation
3 13 (27.66%) TDD
3 13 (27.66%) Scrum
4 11 (23.40%) Test Strategy
4 11 (23.40%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (19.15%) BDD
5 9 (19.15%) MVC
5 9 (19.15%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (19.15%) Performance Testing
6 7 (14.89%) Software Testing
7 6 (12.77%) Automated Testing
8 4 (8.51%) PRINCE2
8 4 (8.51%) RUP
8 4 (8.51%) SOA
8 4 (8.51%) MapReduce
8 4 (8.51%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (8.51%) Test Scripting
9 3 (6.38%) Test Management
9 3 (6.38%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (42.55%) JavaScript
2 19 (40.43%) SQL
3 14 (29.79%) Java
4 12 (25.53%) C#
5 10 (21.28%) Python
6 9 (19.15%) PHP
7 8 (17.02%) C++
8 6 (12.77%) Perl
9 5 (10.64%) Tcl
9 5 (10.64%) Shell Script
10 3 (6.38%) C
11 2 (4.26%) Korn
12 1 (2.13%) Groovy
12 1 (2.13%) Ruby
12 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (23.40%) ISTQB
2 7 (14.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 7 (14.89%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 7 (14.89%) ISEB
3 4 (8.51%) Degree
3 4 (8.51%) CSQA
4 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.28%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 9 (19.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (21.28%) HP
2 5 (10.64%) Capita
3 4 (8.51%) IBM
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft