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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scalability Testing
Rank 894 854 865
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +11
Permanent jobs citing Scalability Testing 3 36 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.033% 0.017%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.003% 0.040% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 3 35 18
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £45,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +38.46%

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
92095 89576 91817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.23% 81.81% 79.51%
Number of salaries quoted 75962 71840 78174
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scalability Testing over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 within the UK.

Scalability Testing Salary Histogram in the UK

Scalability Testing
Top 4 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 19 December 2014. 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 -34 3 £41,500 -7.77%
West Midlands - 2 £41,500 -
Coventry - 2 £41,500 -
London +4 1 £72,500 -3.33%

Scalability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (60.71%) Scrum
3 13 (46.43%) OO
3 13 (46.43%) Java
3 13 (46.43%) Finance
4 12 (42.86%) QA
5 11 (39.29%) Automated Testing
5 11 (39.29%) Test Scripting
5 11 (39.29%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (32.14%) Software Testing
6 9 (32.14%) RUP
6 9 (32.14%) Extreme Programming
6 9 (32.14%) Oracle
6 9 (32.14%) Relational Database
6 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
6 9 (32.14%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (32.14%) Middleware
6 9 (32.14%) Hibernate
6 9 (32.14%) Spring
6 9 (32.14%) JSF
6 9 (32.14%) Ajax
6 9 (32.14%) GWT
6 9 (32.14%) jQuery
6 9 (32.14%) OSGi
6 9 (32.14%) Apache Camel
6 9 (32.14%) Apache
6 9 (32.14%) Jenkins
6 9 (32.14%) Clustering
6 9 (32.14%) Open Source
6 9 (32.14%) Enterprise Software

Scalability Testing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 9 (32.14%) Apache
2 1 (3.57%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Jenkins
2 4 (14.29%) MSTest
2 4 (14.29%) NUnit
3 3 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (7.14%) JUnit
4 2 (7.14%) Selenium
5 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 13 (46.43%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Legal
3 2 (7.14%) Advertising
3 2 (7.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Developer
2 9 (32.14%) Java Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Test Leader
5 4 (14.29%) QA Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Software Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Tester
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Tester
6 3 (10.71%) Software Tester
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Software Tester
6 3 (10.71%) Performance Test Leader
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (7.14%) QA Leader
7 2 (7.14%) Test Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Test Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Software Test Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) Middleware
1 9 (32.14%) Hibernate
1 9 (32.14%) Spring
1 9 (32.14%) JSF
1 9 (32.14%) Ajax
1 9 (32.14%) GWT
1 9 (32.14%) jQuery
1 9 (32.14%) OSGi
1 9 (32.14%) Apache Camel
2 8 (28.57%) J2EE
2 8 (28.57%) SonicMQ
3 6 (21.43%) JMS
4 4 (14.29%) .NET
4 4 (14.29%) WPF
4 4 (14.29%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Clustering
1 9 (32.14%) Open Source
1 9 (32.14%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (14.29%) Client/Server
3 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
3 2 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (60.71%) Scrum
3 13 (46.43%) OO
4 11 (39.29%) Automated Testing
4 11 (39.29%) Test Scripting
4 11 (39.29%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (32.14%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (32.14%) Software Testing
5 9 (32.14%) RUP
5 9 (32.14%) Extreme Programming
6 6 (21.43%) TDD
6 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
6 6 (21.43%) Performance Testing
7 5 (17.86%) Multithreading
7 5 (17.86%) Manual Testing
8 4 (14.29%) MVVM
8 4 (14.29%) BDD
8 4 (14.29%) Test Strategy
8 4 (14.29%) Data Analysis
9 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) Java
2 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
3 8 (28.57%) SQL
4 6 (21.43%) C#
5 4 (14.29%) MATLAB
6 2 (7.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (42.86%) QA
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Oracle
2 8 (28.57%) Telerik
3 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 4 (14.29%) MathWorks
4 4 (14.29%) Red Gate