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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scalability Testing
Rank 902 924 852
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -72
Permanent jobs citing Scalability Testing 13 8 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.007% 0.036%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.014% 0.008% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 36
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £38,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £84,000 £66,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%

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
92977 96911 88131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.84% 82.75% 81.01%
Number of salaries quoted 76104 78052 72123
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

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 30 July 2015 within the UK.

Scalability Testing Salary Histogram in the UK

Scalability Testing
Top 6 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 30 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
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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 +40 13 £45,000 -21.73%
South East - 8 £45,000 -
Kent - 7 £45,000 -
London +31 5 £46,250 -40.32%
Hampshire - 1 - -
Basingstoke - 1 - -

Scalability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 25 (92.59%) QA
2 24 (88.89%) Java
3 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (44.44%) Linux
5 10 (37.04%) SOAP
5 10 (37.04%) JMeter
5 10 (37.04%) Selenium
5 10 (37.04%) WebLOAD
5 10 (37.04%) Degree
5 10 (37.04%) REST
6 9 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 9 (33.33%) Bash Shell
6 9 (33.33%) Automated Testing
6 9 (33.33%) N-Tier
6 9 (33.33%) SQL
7 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
7 8 (29.63%) Test Strategy
7 8 (29.63%) Software Delivery
8 7 (25.93%) Relational Database
8 7 (25.93%) API Testing
8 7 (25.93%) WebDriver
8 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
8 7 (25.93%) Unit Testing
8 7 (25.93%) OpenNMS
8 7 (25.93%) NUnit
8 7 (25.93%) JUnit
9 6 (22.22%) OO
10 4 (14.81%) Automation Testing
11 3 (11.11%) BDD
11 3 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server

Scalability Testing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 2 (7.41%) CMS
1 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.70%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) Relational Database
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.41%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) JMeter
1 10 (37.04%) Selenium
1 10 (37.04%) WebLOAD
2 7 (25.93%) WebDriver
2 7 (25.93%) NUnit
2 7 (25.93%) JUnit
3 3 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (11.11%) LoadRunner
4 2 (7.41%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.70%) Ranorex
5 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.70%) HP UFT
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
1 2 (7.41%) Games
2 1 (3.70%) Law
2 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Test Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Analyst
2 7 (25.93%) Automation Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Test Automation Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) QA Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Test Team Leader
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.70%) QA Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Performance Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior QA Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Senior QA Test Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Performance Test Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) SOAP
1 10 (37.04%) REST
2 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (7.41%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (7.41%) HTML
2 2 (7.41%) .NET
3 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) N-Tier
2 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 9 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 8 (29.63%) Test Strategy
3 8 (29.63%) Software Delivery
4 7 (25.93%) API Testing
4 7 (25.93%) Unit Testing
5 6 (22.22%) OO
6 4 (14.81%) Automation Testing
7 3 (11.11%) BDD
7 3 (11.11%) Regression Testing
7 3 (11.11%) TDD
7 3 (11.11%) System Testing
8 2 (7.41%) Manual Testing
8 2 (7.41%) Software Testing
8 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (7.41%) Performance Testing
8 2 (7.41%) Supply Chain Management
8 2 (7.41%) Scrum
8 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 24 (88.89%) Java
2 9 (33.33%) SQL
2 9 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.41%) C#
4 2 (7.41%) VBScript
4 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (92.59%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) IBM
1 2 (7.41%) Google
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Telerik