The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Volume Testing
Rank 886 886 869
Rank change year-on-year
0 -17
Permanent jobs citing Volume Testing 7 21 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.018% 0.004%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.008% 0.022% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 3 20 4
Average salary £70,000 £30,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+129.50% -23.75%
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £24,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+191.66% -31.42%

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
93272 94978 86805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 85.17% 82.77% 81.71%
Number of salaries quoted 76819 75777 71033
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 8 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 28 August 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 -10 7 £70,000 +129.50% 2
Hertfordshire - 4 £70,000 - 1
East of England - 4 £70,000 - 1
Leeds +12 2 - -
Yorkshire +9 2 - -
West Yorkshire +2 2 - -
London -3 1 £70,000 +129.50% 1
Watford - 1 £70,000 -

Volume Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 (58.33%) HP
1 7 (58.33%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (50.00%) Test Management
2 6 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (41.67%) MS Project
3 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
3 5 (41.67%) MS Visio
3 5 (41.67%) ISEB
3 5 (41.67%) ISEB Practitioner
3 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
3 5 (41.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 4 (33.33%) Web Application Development
4 4 (33.33%) Mobile Development
4 4 (33.33%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
4 4 (33.33%) Time Management
4 4 (33.33%) Groovy
4 4 (33.33%) Android
4 4 (33.33%) V-Model
4 4 (33.33%) HTML5
4 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 4 (33.33%) Grails
4 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (33.33%) BDD
4 4 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 4 (33.33%) Spring
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) TDD
4 4 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (33.33%) Windows

Volume Testing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 (16.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Project
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
1 5 (41.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) HTTP
1 2 (16.67%) HTTPS
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
1 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Test Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Test Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Chief Information Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) XML
1 4 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 4 (33.33%) Spring
1 4 (33.33%) Grails
1 4 (33.33%) HTML5
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
1 4 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (16.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
1 4 (33.33%) Android
1 4 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 2 (16.67%) AIX
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Test Management
2 4 (33.33%) Time Management
2 4 (33.33%) V-Model
2 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 4 (33.33%) BDD
2 4 (33.33%) Web Application Development
2 4 (33.33%) OO
2 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) TDD
2 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Mobile Development
2 4 (33.33%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
3 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (16.67%) Benchmarking
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Data Management
4 2 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) ISEB
1 5 (41.67%) ISEB Practitioner
1 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
1 5 (41.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 2 (16.67%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) HP
2 2 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) SAP
Hertfordshire
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £65,000 - £75,000 per annum plus bonus (£19,500/£22,500) and benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + £9,000 Flexible Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago