The table below looks at the statistics for Volume Testing skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Volume Testing over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Volume Testing
Rank 917 943 968
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +25
Permanent jobs citing Volume Testing 3 7 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.007% 0.017%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.003% 0.007% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 19
Median salary £41,500 £70,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.71% +129.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,700 £70,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £44,300 £70,000 £31,700
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £70,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-40.71% +191.66%

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
86091 94233 99323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.07% 87.58% 85.34%
Number of salaries quoted 72000 77563 79306
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Volume Testing
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Volume Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Volume Testing within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +35 3 £41,500 -40.71%
East of England +15 2 £45,000 -35.71%
Hertfordshire +14 1 £45,000 -35.71%
North West - 1 £38,000 -
Essex - 1 - -
Stockport - 1 £38,000 -
Manchester - 1 £38,000 -
Brentwood - 1 - -

Volume Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT jobs citing Volume Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Volume Testing.

1 6 (75.00%) ISEB
1 6 (75.00%) Test Scripting
1 6 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (75.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (62.50%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (62.50%) HP
2 5 (62.50%) Retail
2 5 (62.50%) Automated Testing
2 5 (62.50%) EPoS
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) API Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Defect Management
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (12.50%) Web Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
4 1 (12.50%) High Availability
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Coaching
4 1 (12.50%) Appium
4 1 (12.50%) Robot Framework
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012

Volume Testing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Appium
1 1 (12.50%) Calabash
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) JMeter
1 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
1 1 (12.50%) Robot Framework
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
1 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (62.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tester
2 1 (12.50%) QA Leader
2 1 (12.50%) QA Team Leader
2 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Team Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) EPoS
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 5 (62.50%) Automated Testing
2 5 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) API Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Coaching
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Defect Management
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) User Stories
4 1 (12.50%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) ISEB
1 6 (75.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) MCSA
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) HP