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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Volume Testing
Rank 899 874 908
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +34
Permanent jobs citing Volume Testing 16 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.002% 0.006%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.017% 0.002% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 5
Average salary £30,500 £37,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.66% -31.81%
UK excluding London average salary £21,000 - £35,000

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
93409 86961 92486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.00% 81.30% 79.03%
Number of salaries quoted 74709 71382 77947
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 10 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 30 September 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 -31 16 £30,500 -18.66%
City of London +31 12 £31,500 -3.07%
London +1 12 £31,500 -16.00%
Warrington - 2 £20,500 -
Cheshire - 2 £20,500 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £26,750 -
Yorkshire - 2 £26,750 -
North West - 2 £20,500 -
Bradford - 1 £32,500 -
Leeds - 1 £21,000 -

Volume Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 20 (55.56%) Manual Testing
2 19 (52.78%) Test Scripting
3 16 (44.44%) ISTQB
3 16 (44.44%) Regression Testing
4 14 (38.89%) Altiris
5 13 (36.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (36.11%) LAN
5 13 (36.11%) Citrix
6 11 (30.56%) Law
7 9 (25.00%) SQL
7 9 (25.00%) Automation Testing
8 7 (19.44%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (19.44%) Windows 7
8 7 (19.44%) HTML
8 7 (19.44%) Oracle
8 7 (19.44%) Windows
9 6 (16.67%) CSS
9 6 (16.67%) Web Services
9 6 (16.67%) XML
9 6 (16.67%) Java
9 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
10 5 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (13.89%) ISO 9001
10 5 (13.89%) Eclipse
10 5 (13.89%) ISEB
10 5 (13.89%) HTML5
10 5 (13.89%) Load Testing
10 5 (13.89%) Degree
10 5 (13.89%) Retail
10 5 (13.89%) Oracle Database

Volume Testing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.78%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Office
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (36.11%) LAN
2 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.78%) MS Access
3 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.78%) Big Data
3 1 (2.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (13.89%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.56%) JUnit
3 2 (5.56%) NUnit
3 2 (5.56%) JIRA
3 2 (5.56%) Selenium
3 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.56%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.78%) Hudson
4 1 (2.78%) Eclipse RCP
4 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.78%) ProC
General
1 11 (30.56%) Law
2 5 (13.89%) Retail
3 3 (8.33%) Legal
4 2 (5.56%) Games
4 2 (5.56%) Finance
5 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 25 (69.44%) Analyst
1 25 (69.44%) Test Analyst
2 8 (22.22%) Developer
3 4 (11.11%) Web Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Front-End Web Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.56%) HTML Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Graduate
5 2 (5.56%) Junior
5 2 (5.56%) QA Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Java Developer
6 1 (2.78%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.78%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.78%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Junior Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) HTML
2 6 (16.67%) CSS
2 6 (16.67%) Web Services
2 6 (16.67%) XML
3 5 (13.89%) HTML5
4 4 (11.11%) .NET
5 3 (8.33%) jQuery
5 3 (8.33%) Flash
6 2 (5.56%) SVG
6 2 (5.56%) Gherkin
7 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.78%) Apache Flex
7 1 (2.78%) WCF
7 1 (2.78%) Struts2
7 1 (2.78%) ODBC
7 1 (2.78%) ADO.NET
7 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.78%) JDBC
7 1 (2.78%) Servlets
7 1 (2.78%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
1 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) E-Learning
2 1 (2.78%) Online Games
2 1 (2.78%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Windows
1 7 (19.44%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.78%) UNIX
2 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) Manual Testing
2 19 (52.78%) Test Scripting
3 16 (44.44%) Regression Testing
4 13 (36.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (25.00%) Automation Testing
6 5 (13.89%) Load Testing
6 5 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (13.89%) Web Application Development
7 4 (11.11%) Scrum
7 4 (11.11%) Web Design
8 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (8.33%) Unit Testing
8 3 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (8.33%) Time Management
9 2 (5.56%) Kanban
9 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.78%) Kimball Methodology
10 1 (2.78%) Inmon Methodology
10 1 (2.78%) User Stories
10 1 (2.78%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) SQL
2 6 (16.67%) Java
2 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.56%) C#
4 1 (2.78%) C
4 1 (2.78%) PHP
4 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.78%) VB
4 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.78%) ActionScript
4 1 (2.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (44.44%) ISTQB
2 5 (13.89%) Degree
2 5 (13.89%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) ISO 9001
2 3 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (38.89%) Altiris
2 13 (36.11%) Citrix
3 7 (19.44%) Oracle
4 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.78%) Teradata
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