The first table below looks at the demand for Volume Testing skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Volume Testing over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Volume Testing
Rank 913 857 902
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +45
Permanent jobs citing Volume Testing 4 26 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.023% 0.017%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.004% 0.030% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 4 19 21
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
97509 87535 96223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.37% 78.84% 76.56%
Number of salaries quoted 78334 71800 81781
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%

Volume Testing
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Volume Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Volume Testing
Salary Trend

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

Volume Testing Salary Trend in the UK

Volume 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 Volume Testing within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -63 4 £40,000 -
Yorkshire - 4 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £42,500 -
Leeds - 3 £42,500 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £35,000 -

Volume Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Volume 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 Volume Testing.

1 7 (77.78%) QA
2 5 (55.56%) Performance Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Stress Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
3 4 (44.44%) Banking
3 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) XML
3 4 (44.44%) Quality Management
3 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
3 4 (44.44%) Validation
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) OOP
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) SOA
4 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
4 2 (22.22%) FTP
4 2 (22.22%) SVG
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) C#

Volume Testing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Volume 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 Volume Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
1 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (44.44%) Banking
1 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) QA Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Senior QA Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Test Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) XML
2 2 (22.22%) SVG
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) HTML5
2 2 (22.22%) Apache Flex
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Performance Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Stress Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
2 4 (44.44%) Quality Management
2 4 (44.44%) Validation
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) OOP
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) SOA
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) Data Management
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Web Application Development
3 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
3 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
2 2 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (77.78%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle