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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Neotys NeoLoad
Rank 872 918 871
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -47
Permanent jobs citing NeoLoad 30 20 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.017% 0.012%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.16% 0.11% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 25 19 9
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £47,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £60,340 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £60,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +69.01%

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
18608 18977 16133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.81% 16.07% 14.86%
Number of salaries quoted 15662 16072 13855
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +33 30 £55,000 -8.33% 3
London +26 14 £55,000 +15.78%
South West - 5 £45,000 -
Gloucestershire - 5 £45,000 -
Leeds +4 4 £42,500 -29.56% 3
West Yorkshire +3 4 £42,500 -29.56% 3
Yorkshire +1 4 £42,500 -29.56% 3
West Midlands -13 4 £55,000 -8.33%
Birmingham -11 3 £55,000 -8.33%
Gloucester - 3 £45,000 -
Manchester - 3 - -
North West - 3 - -
Coventry - 1 £55,000 -
City of London - 1 £45,000 -

NeoLoad
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 42 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (76.47%) JMeter
3 28 (54.90%) JIRA
4 27 (52.94%) Java
5 24 (47.06%) Linux
6 20 (39.22%) Performance Testing
7 18 (35.29%) Bash Shell
7 18 (35.29%) Windows
7 18 (35.29%) Visual Studio
7 18 (35.29%) C#
7 18 (35.29%) SQL
7 18 (35.29%) .NET
8 17 (33.33%) Oracle
8 17 (33.33%) Web Services
8 17 (33.33%) WebLogic
8 17 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
8 17 (33.33%) Oracle Database
9 16 (31.37%) SDLC
9 16 (31.37%) QA
9 16 (31.37%) Open Source
9 16 (31.37%) Security Cleared
9 16 (31.37%) HP Quality Center
9 16 (31.37%) HP
10 15 (29.41%) LoadRunner
10 15 (29.41%) ISTQB
10 15 (29.41%) Mentoring
11 14 (27.45%) DV Cleared
12 12 (23.53%) WCF
12 12 (23.53%) WPF
12 12 (23.53%) IIS

NeoLoad
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 17 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 12 (23.53%) IIS
3 2 (3.92%) nginx
3 2 (3.92%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 10 (19.61%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.57%) TCP/IP
2 8 (15.69%) DNS
3 2 (3.92%) DSL
3 2 (3.92%) AMQP
4 1 (1.96%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.96%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 17 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.92%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 39 (76.47%) JMeter
2 28 (54.90%) JIRA
3 18 (35.29%) Visual Studio
4 15 (29.41%) LoadRunner
5 11 (21.57%) Selenium
6 7 (13.73%) Cucumber
7 4 (7.84%) SoapUI
7 4 (7.84%) Maven
7 4 (7.84%) Git (software)
7 4 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (5.88%) JUnit
8 3 (5.88%) WebLOAD
9 2 (3.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (3.92%) Subversion
9 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
10 1 (1.96%) WebDriver
10 1 (1.96%) TestNG
General
1 6 (11.76%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (54.90%) Tester
2 20 (39.22%) Performance Tester
3 8 (15.69%) Analyst
4 6 (11.76%) Test Analyst
4 6 (11.76%) QA Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Senior Tester
5 5 (9.80%) Senior QA Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) QA Automation Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Automation Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Junior Tester
6 4 (7.84%) Junior
7 3 (5.88%) Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) Performance Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) QA Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Test Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.92%) Software Tester
9 1 (1.96%) Test Engineer
9 1 (1.96%) QA Analyst
9 1 (1.96%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (35.29%) .NET
2 17 (33.33%) Web Services
3 12 (23.53%) ASP.NET
3 12 (23.53%) WinForms
3 12 (23.53%) WCF
3 12 (23.53%) WPF
4 11 (21.57%) SOAP
5 6 (11.76%) XML
6 5 (9.80%) Velocity
7 4 (7.84%) HTML
7 4 (7.84%) HTML5
8 3 (5.88%) Apache Flex
9 2 (3.92%) Drools
9 2 (3.92%) RESTful
9 2 (3.92%) JMS
9 2 (3.92%) Middleware
9 2 (3.92%) Hibernate
9 2 (3.92%) Spring
9 2 (3.92%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (19.61%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (47.06%) Linux
2 18 (35.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (39.22%) Performance Testing
3 16 (31.37%) Open Source
3 16 (31.37%) SDLC
4 15 (29.41%) Mentoring
5 10 (19.61%) Data Modelling
6 9 (17.65%) TDD
6 9 (17.65%) Requirements Management
7 8 (15.69%) BDD
8 7 (13.73%) Stress Testing
9 6 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (9.80%) Manual Testing
10 5 (9.80%) Test Automation
10 5 (9.80%) Non-Functional Testing
10 5 (9.80%) Automation Testing
10 5 (9.80%) Scrum
10 5 (9.80%) Business Analysis
10 5 (9.80%) Automated Testing
11 4 (7.84%) Line Management
11 4 (7.84%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 27 (52.94%) Java
2 18 (35.29%) C#
2 18 (35.29%) SQL
2 18 (35.29%) Bash Shell
3 11 (21.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.92%) C++
4 2 (3.92%) C
4 2 (3.92%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 16 (31.37%) Security Cleared
2 15 (29.41%) ISTQB
3 14 (27.45%) DV Cleared
4 8 (15.69%) Degree
5 6 (11.76%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.92%) ISEB
7 1 (1.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (31.37%) QA
Systems Management
1 16 (31.37%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (33.33%) Oracle
2 16 (31.37%) HP
3 5 (9.80%) New Relic
4 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.88%) SOASTA, Inc
6 2 (3.92%) Splunk
6 2 (3.92%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.96%) Atlassian
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