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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Neotys NeoLoad
Rank 882 888 851
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -37
Permanent jobs citing NeoLoad 22 21 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.018% 0.025%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.12% 0.11% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 19
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,340 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £60,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-27.08% +60.00%

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
19015 18416 16079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.43% 16.15% 15.24%
Number of salaries quoted 16207 15243 13698
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 4 September 2015 within the UK.

NeoLoad Salary Histogram in the UK

NeoLoad
Top 12 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 4 September 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 +9 21 £55,000 -8.33% 1
London -1 10 £65,000 +85.71%
Yorkshire +14 5 £42,500 -29.56% 1
West Yorkshire +11 5 £42,500 -29.56% 1
Leeds +9 5 £42,500 -29.56% 1
Gloucestershire - 4 £47,500 -
South West - 4 £47,500 -
West Midlands -7 2 £55,000 -8.33%
Birmingham -3 1 £55,000 -8.33%
Coventry - 1 £55,000 -
Harrow - 1 £57,500 -
Gloucester - 1 £47,500 -

NeoLoad
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (79.17%) JMeter
3 26 (54.17%) JIRA
4 23 (47.92%) Java
5 21 (43.75%) Linux
6 19 (39.58%) Performance Testing
7 18 (37.50%) SDLC
8 17 (35.42%) Mentoring
8 17 (35.42%) ISTQB
8 17 (35.42%) Open Source
8 17 (35.42%) Web Services
9 16 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
9 16 (33.33%) QA
10 14 (29.17%) DV Cleared
10 14 (29.17%) Security Cleared
10 14 (29.17%) SQL
10 14 (29.17%) Windows
10 14 (29.17%) HP
10 14 (29.17%) LoadRunner
11 13 (27.08%) Oracle
11 13 (27.08%) WebLogic
11 13 (27.08%) C#
11 13 (27.08%) Visual Studio
11 13 (27.08%) Oracle Database 11g
11 13 (27.08%) Bash Shell
11 13 (27.08%) Oracle Database
12 12 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (22.92%) Stress Testing
13 11 (22.92%) SOAP
14 10 (20.83%) .NET

NeoLoad
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 13 (27.08%) WebLogic
2 8 (16.67%) IIS
3 3 (6.25%) nginx
3 3 (6.25%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 8 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 7 (14.58%) DNS
3 1 (2.08%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.08%) AMQP
3 1 (2.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.08%) Oracle Database 11g
1 13 (27.08%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 38 (79.17%) JMeter
2 26 (54.17%) JIRA
3 14 (29.17%) LoadRunner
4 13 (27.08%) Visual Studio
5 6 (12.50%) Selenium
6 5 (10.42%) Cucumber
7 4 (8.33%) Git (software)
8 3 (6.25%) SoapUI
8 3 (6.25%) Jenkins
8 3 (6.25%) Maven
9 2 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (2.08%) WebLOAD
10 1 (2.08%) Subversion
10 1 (2.08%) eggPlant
General
1 5 (10.42%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Retail
3 2 (4.17%) Games
4 1 (2.08%) Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 25 (52.08%) Tester
2 19 (39.58%) Performance Tester
3 6 (12.50%) Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) Test Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) Senior Tester
4 5 (10.42%) Senior QA Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) QA Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) QA Automation Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Performance Consultant
5 3 (6.25%) Test Leader
5 3 (6.25%) Performance Test Leader
5 3 (6.25%) Junior Tester
5 3 (6.25%) Consultant
5 3 (6.25%) QA Manager
5 3 (6.25%) Test Manager
5 3 (6.25%) Junior
6 2 (4.17%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.08%) Senior Performance Tester
7 1 (2.08%) Performance Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (35.42%) Web Services
2 11 (22.92%) SOAP
3 10 (20.83%) .NET
4 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 8 (16.67%) XML
4 8 (16.67%) WinForms
4 8 (16.67%) WCF
4 8 (16.67%) WPF
5 5 (10.42%) Apache Flex
6 3 (6.25%) Drools
6 3 (6.25%) RESTful
6 3 (6.25%) Spring
6 3 (6.25%) Hibernate
7 2 (4.17%) Velocity
7 2 (4.17%) HTML5
7 2 (4.17%) HTML
8 1 (2.08%) Flash
8 1 (2.08%) JMS
8 1 (2.08%) Middleware
8 1 (2.08%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (18.75%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.08%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (43.75%) Linux
2 14 (29.17%) Windows
3 1 (2.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (39.58%) Performance Testing
3 18 (37.50%) SDLC
4 17 (35.42%) Mentoring
4 17 (35.42%) Open Source
5 11 (22.92%) Stress Testing
6 9 (18.75%) Data Modelling
7 8 (16.67%) TDD
7 8 (16.67%) Requirements Management
7 8 (16.67%) BDD
7 8 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
8 7 (14.58%) Business Analysis
9 6 (12.50%) Test Automation
9 6 (12.50%) Load Testing
9 6 (12.50%) Test Management
10 5 (10.42%) Test Scripting
11 4 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (8.33%) Automated Testing
11 4 (8.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 23 (47.92%) Java
2 14 (29.17%) SQL
3 13 (27.08%) Bash Shell
3 13 (27.08%) C#
4 9 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.25%) C
5 3 (6.25%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 17 (35.42%) ISTQB
2 14 (29.17%) DV Cleared
2 14 (29.17%) Security Cleared
3 6 (12.50%) Degree
4 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (6.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 16 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (29.17%) HP
2 13 (27.08%) Oracle
3 3 (6.25%) Splunk
3 3 (6.25%) SOASTA, Inc
3 3 (6.25%) New Relic
3 3 (6.25%) AppDynamics
4 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.08%) Terracotta
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