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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Neotys NeoLoad
Rank 916 964 977
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +13
Permanent jobs citing NeoLoad 32 21 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.019% 0.014%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.17% 0.11% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 17
Average salary £36,000 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £42,350 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £45,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -25.00%

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
18719 18361 19320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.13% 16.37% 16.15%
Number of salaries quoted 16081 15378 16013
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 1 May 2016 within the UK.

NeoLoad Salary Histogram in the UK

NeoLoad
Top 16 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 1 May 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
(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 +46 32 £36,000 -20.00% 5
South East +22 12 £35,500 -21.11% 3
Buckinghamshire - 12 £35,500 - 3
Leeds - 11 £42,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 11 £42,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 11 £42,000 - 1
Aylesbury - 8 £36,000 - 3
London +11 6 £75,000 +36.36% 1
Gloucester +10 1 - -
Gloucestershire +1 1 - -
South West -14 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £24,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £24,500 -
Watford - 1 £24,500 -
High Wycombe - 1 £36,000 -

NeoLoad
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 48 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (69.70%) QA
3 32 (48.48%) JMeter
4 31 (46.97%) Java
4 31 (46.97%) Selenium
5 24 (36.36%) Cucumber
6 23 (34.85%) Web Services
6 23 (34.85%) Linux
7 21 (31.82%) BDD
8 20 (30.30%) Stress Testing
9 19 (28.79%) Performance Testing
9 19 (28.79%) TDD
10 17 (25.76%) Mentoring
11 16 (24.24%) Scrum
11 16 (24.24%) JavaScript
12 13 (19.70%) XML
12 13 (19.70%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (18.18%) QA Automation
13 12 (18.18%) SQL
13 12 (18.18%) Software Engineering
13 12 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
13 12 (18.18%) Test Scripting
13 12 (18.18%) TestNG
14 11 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (16.67%) Integration Testing
14 11 (16.67%) Software Testing
14 11 (16.67%) Functional Testing
15 10 (15.15%) Bash Shell
15 10 (15.15%) Load Testing
15 10 (15.15%) LoadRunner

NeoLoad
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 5 (7.58%) Node.js
2 3 (4.55%) Apache
2 3 (4.55%) Apache Spark
2 3 (4.55%) OpenStack
3 2 (3.03%) IIS
3 2 (3.03%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.55%) DigitalOcean
1 3 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (4.55%) IaaS
1 3 (4.55%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.61%) VoIP
2 3 (4.55%) DNS
2 3 (4.55%) HTTP
2 3 (4.55%) Internet
3 2 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.12%) MySQL
1 8 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (4.55%) Big Data
2 3 (4.55%) Hadoop
2 3 (4.55%) HBase
2 3 (4.55%) MongoDB
2 3 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (4.55%) Redis
2 3 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 32 (48.48%) JMeter
2 31 (46.97%) Selenium
3 24 (36.36%) Cucumber
4 12 (18.18%) TestNG
5 10 (15.15%) LoadRunner
6 9 (13.64%) JIRA
7 8 (12.12%) Jenkins
8 7 (10.61%) Appium
8 7 (10.61%) JBehave
8 7 (10.61%) SpecFlow
8 7 (10.61%) WebDriver
8 7 (10.61%) WebLOAD
9 5 (7.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (7.58%) Git (software)
9 5 (7.58%) JUnit
9 5 (7.58%) Subversion
9 5 (7.58%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (6.06%) Gatling
11 3 (4.55%) The Grinder
11 3 (4.55%) Travis CI
General
1 8 (12.12%) Telecoms
2 7 (10.61%) Finance
3 6 (9.09%) Games
4 5 (7.58%) Banking
5 2 (3.03%) Retail
6 1 (1.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (31.82%) Tester
2 14 (21.21%) QA Tester
3 12 (18.18%) Analyst
3 12 (18.18%) Automation Engineer
3 12 (18.18%) Test Analyst
4 10 (15.15%) Test Leader
5 8 (12.12%) Automation Tester
6 7 (10.61%) QA Automation Tester
6 7 (10.61%) QA Leader
7 6 (9.09%) Performance Tester
7 6 (9.09%) QA Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Automation Test Lead
8 4 (6.06%) Consultant
8 4 (6.06%) Performance Consultant
8 4 (6.06%) QA Automation Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Performance Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Performance Test Leader
9 3 (4.55%) QA Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Senior Automation Tester
9 3 (4.55%) Senior QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (34.85%) Web Services
2 13 (19.70%) XML
3 8 (12.12%) .NET
4 7 (10.61%) CSS
4 7 (10.61%) HTML
5 5 (7.58%) Apache Flex
5 5 (7.58%) ASP.NET
5 5 (7.58%) SOAP
6 3 (4.55%) ELK Stack
6 3 (4.55%) LAMP
6 3 (4.55%) LAPP Stack
6 3 (4.55%) RESTful
7 2 (3.03%) AngularJS
7 2 (3.03%) Hibernate
7 2 (3.03%) JSON
7 2 (3.03%) REST
7 2 (3.03%) Spring
7 2 (3.03%) WCF
7 2 (3.03%) WinForms
7 2 (3.03%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.70%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.61%) Cybercrime
3 5 (7.58%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.55%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.55%) NHS
4 3 (4.55%) Replication
5 2 (3.03%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (34.85%) Linux
2 3 (4.55%) CoreOS
3 2 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (31.82%) BDD
3 20 (30.30%) Stress Testing
4 19 (28.79%) Performance Testing
4 19 (28.79%) TDD
5 17 (25.76%) Mentoring
6 16 (24.24%) Scrum
7 12 (18.18%) QA Automation
7 12 (18.18%) Software Engineering
7 12 (18.18%) Test Scripting
7 12 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (16.67%) Functional Testing
8 11 (16.67%) Integration Testing
8 11 (16.67%) Software Testing
9 10 (15.15%) Load Testing
10 9 (13.64%) Regression Testing
11 8 (12.12%) Test Automation
12 7 (10.61%) Non-Functional Testing
12 7 (10.61%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 31 (46.97%) Java
2 16 (24.24%) JavaScript
3 12 (18.18%) SQL
4 10 (15.15%) Bash Shell
5 7 (10.61%) Python
5 7 (10.61%) Scala
6 5 (7.58%) C#
7 3 (4.55%) C++
7 3 (4.55%) Go
7 3 (4.55%) Perl
7 3 (4.55%) PHP
7 3 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (13.64%) ISTQB
2 7 (10.61%) ISEB
3 3 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (69.70%) QA
2 5 (7.58%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (4.55%) Docker
1 3 (4.55%) HDFS
1 3 (4.55%) VirtualBox
1 3 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (4.55%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (6.06%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (4.55%) Ansible
2 3 (4.55%) Kubernetes
2 3 (4.55%) Nagios
2 3 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.55%) Packer
2 3 (4.55%) Puppet
2 3 (4.55%) Salt
2 3 (4.55%) Terraform
2 3 (4.55%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (15.15%) Oracle
2 8 (12.12%) Dynatrace
2 8 (12.12%) New Relic
3 3 (4.55%) Citrix
3 3 (4.55%) Google
3 3 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.55%) Rackspace
3 3 (4.55%) SaltStack
3 3 (4.55%) Splunk
3 3 (4.55%) Telerik
3 3 (4.55%) VMware
4 2 (3.03%) HP
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Relocation Package
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £30k - 40k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 23 days ago