The table below looks at the statistics for NeoLoad skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NeoLoad over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Neotys NeoLoad
Rank 883 902 861
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -41
Permanent jobs citing NeoLoad 21 18 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.015% 0.017%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.12% 0.093% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 16
Average salary £45,250 £52,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.80% +35.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,350 £47,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £60,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +76.47%

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
18041 19268 16416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.33% 16.07% 14.88%
Number of salaries quoted 15129 16008 14001
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

NeoLoad
Jobs Demand Trend

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

NeoLoad Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

NeoLoad
Salary Trend

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

NeoLoad Salary Trend in the UK

NeoLoad
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NeoLoad over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 within the UK.

NeoLoad Salary Histogram in the UK

NeoLoad
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NeoLoad within the UK over the 3 months to 5 May 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
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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 +46 21 £45,250 -13.80% 2
London +13 10 £55,000 +15.78%
Nottingham - 5 £45,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 5 £45,000 - 1
East Midlands - 5 £45,000 - 1
South West - 4 £45,000 -
Gloucestershire - 4 £45,000 -
Gloucester - 3 £45,000 -
Harrow - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - - 1
Surrey - 1 £45,000 -
City of London - 1 £45,000 -
North West - 1 - - 1
South East - 1 £45,000 -

NeoLoad
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing NeoLoad 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 NeoLoad.

1 25 (75.76%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (66.67%) JMeter
3 20 (60.61%) Java
4 19 (57.58%) .NET
5 18 (54.55%) JIRA
6 17 (51.52%) Performance Testing
7 15 (45.45%) SQL
7 15 (45.45%) C#
7 15 (45.45%) Visual Studio
7 15 (45.45%) Windows
7 15 (45.45%) Linux
7 15 (45.45%) Bash Shell
8 14 (42.42%) Oracle Database
8 14 (42.42%) Oracle Database 11g
8 14 (42.42%) WebLogic
8 14 (42.42%) Oracle
9 13 (39.39%) Security Cleared
10 11 (33.33%) WCF
10 11 (33.33%) WPF
10 11 (33.33%) QA
10 11 (33.33%) Selenium
10 11 (33.33%) Mentoring
10 11 (33.33%) DV Cleared
10 11 (33.33%) IIS
10 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET
10 11 (33.33%) WinForms
11 10 (30.30%) JavaScript
11 10 (30.30%) Web Services
11 10 (30.30%) TCP/IP
11 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills

NeoLoad
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing NeoLoad 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 NeoLoad. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (42.42%) WebLogic
2 11 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) TCP/IP
2 7 (21.21%) DNS
3 4 (12.12%) DSL
3 4 (12.12%) AMQP
4 1 (3.03%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (42.42%) Oracle Database
1 14 (42.42%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 22 (66.67%) JMeter
2 18 (54.55%) JIRA
3 15 (45.45%) Visual Studio
4 11 (33.33%) Selenium
5 7 (21.21%) LoadRunner
6 5 (15.15%) WebLOAD
6 5 (15.15%) Cucumber
6 5 (15.15%) JUnit
7 4 (12.12%) Subversion
7 4 (12.12%) Maven
7 4 (12.12%) SoapUI
7 4 (12.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
7 4 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (3.03%) Rational Performance Tester
8 1 (3.03%) TestNG
8 1 (3.03%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
2 1 (3.03%) Games
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Tester
2 11 (33.33%) Performance Tester
3 9 (27.27%) Analyst
4 7 (21.21%) Test Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Tester
6 4 (12.12%) Junior Tester
6 4 (12.12%) Junior
7 2 (6.06%) Team Leader
7 2 (6.06%) QA Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Software Tester
8 1 (3.03%) Performance Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) QA Automation Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Automation Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Head of Testing
8 1 (3.03%) Test Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) QA Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Performance Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Senior QA Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Senior QA Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (57.58%) .NET
2 11 (33.33%) WCF
2 11 (33.33%) WPF
2 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 11 (33.33%) WinForms
3 10 (30.30%) Web Services
4 8 (24.24%) SOAP
5 7 (21.21%) Velocity
6 4 (12.12%) HTML
6 4 (12.12%) JMS
6 4 (12.12%) Middleware
6 4 (12.12%) HTML5
6 4 (12.12%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (27.27%) Visualisation
3 5 (15.15%) Open Source
4 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (45.45%) Windows
1 15 (45.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (75.76%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (51.52%) Performance Testing
3 11 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 8 (24.24%) Requirements Management
5 6 (18.18%) Scrum
5 6 (18.18%) Data Modelling
6 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (15.15%) Manual Testing
6 5 (15.15%) TDD
6 5 (15.15%) Automated Testing
7 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
7 4 (12.12%) SOA
7 4 (12.12%) Benchmarking
7 4 (12.12%) BDD
7 4 (12.12%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (12.12%) Project Planning
7 4 (12.12%) Release Management
8 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
8 3 (9.09%) Automation Testing
9 2 (6.06%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (60.61%) Java
2 15 (45.45%) SQL
2 15 (45.45%) C#
2 15 (45.45%) Bash Shell
3 10 (30.30%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.12%) C++
5 3 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (39.39%) Security Cleared
2 11 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 6 (18.18%) Degree
4 5 (15.15%) ISTQB
5 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.03%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (27.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Oracle
2 9 (27.27%) HP
3 5 (15.15%) New Relic
4 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.03%) Atlassian
5 1 (3.03%) SOASTA, Inc
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