The table below looks at the statistics for Scalability Testing skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scalability Testing over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scalability Testing
Rank 876 871 859
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -12
Permanent jobs citing Scalability Testing 4 18 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.017% 0.023%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.005% 0.021% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 23
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £45,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +33.33%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87161 85486 88774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.66% 82.26% 80.06%
Number of salaries quoted 71806 68211 75331
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Scalability Testing
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Scalability Testing within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scalability Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Scalability Testing
Salary Trend

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

Scalability Testing Salary Trend in the UK

Scalability Testing
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scalability Testing within the UK over the 3 months to 26 January 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 -13 4 £30,000 -33.33%
Bristol - 3 £30,000 -
South West - 3 £30,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £41,500 -
Coventry - 1 £41,500 -

Scalability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Scalability Testing 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 Scalability Testing.

1 19 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (65.38%) Scrum
3 15 (57.69%) Java
4 12 (46.15%) OO
5 11 (42.31%) Finance
6 10 (38.46%) QA
6 10 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (34.62%) Automated Testing
8 8 (30.77%) Ajax
8 8 (30.77%) Software Testing
8 8 (30.77%) Spring
8 8 (30.77%) JSF
8 8 (30.77%) Extreme Programming
8 8 (30.77%) Clustering
8 8 (30.77%) Hibernate
8 8 (30.77%) SonicMQ
8 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
8 8 (30.77%) Middleware
8 8 (30.77%) Apache
8 8 (30.77%) RUP
8 8 (30.77%) C#
8 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
8 8 (30.77%) J2EE
8 8 (30.77%) Oracle
8 8 (30.77%) GWT
8 8 (30.77%) jQuery
8 8 (30.77%) Open Source
8 8 (30.77%) OSGi
8 8 (30.77%) Test Scripting
8 8 (30.77%) Jenkins

Scalability Testing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Scalability Testing 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 Scalability Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (30.77%) Apache
2 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Jenkins
2 4 (15.38%) NUnit
2 4 (15.38%) MSTest
3 2 (7.69%) JUnit
3 2 (7.69%) Selenium
3 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (42.31%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Legal
3 2 (7.69%) Advertising
4 1 (3.85%) Law
4 1 (3.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) Java Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Senior Java Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Senior Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Test Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Software Test Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Software Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Software Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Test Leader
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Software Tester
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Tester
6 3 (11.54%) Tester
6 3 (11.54%) Software Tester
6 3 (11.54%) QA Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Performance Test Leader
7 2 (7.69%) QA Leader
8 1 (3.85%) QA Automation Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) SonicMQ
1 8 (30.77%) Middleware
1 8 (30.77%) Hibernate
1 8 (30.77%) Spring
1 8 (30.77%) JSF
1 8 (30.77%) Ajax
1 8 (30.77%) J2EE
1 8 (30.77%) GWT
1 8 (30.77%) jQuery
1 8 (30.77%) OSGi
1 8 (30.77%) Apache Camel
2 6 (23.08%) JMS
3 4 (15.38%) .NET
3 4 (15.38%) WPF
3 4 (15.38%) LINQ
4 1 (3.85%) HTML
4 1 (3.85%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Clustering
1 8 (30.77%) Open Source
1 8 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (15.38%) Client/Server
3 2 (7.69%) User Experience
4 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) Statistics
4 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (65.38%) Scrum
3 12 (46.15%) OO
4 10 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (34.62%) Automated Testing
6 8 (30.77%) Software Testing
6 8 (30.77%) RUP
6 8 (30.77%) Extreme Programming
6 8 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (30.77%) Test Scripting
7 6 (23.08%) TDD
8 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
8 5 (19.23%) Multithreading
9 4 (15.38%) Manual Testing
9 4 (15.38%) MVVM
9 4 (15.38%) Performance Testing
9 4 (15.38%) Data Analysis
10 3 (11.54%) Data Security
10 3 (11.54%) Test Management
10 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) Java
2 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 8 (30.77%) C#
3 7 (26.92%) SQL
4 4 (15.38%) MATLAB
5 1 (3.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (38.46%) QA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Oracle
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 7 (26.92%) Telerik
3 4 (15.38%) Red Gate
3 4 (15.38%) MathWorks