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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Volume Testing
Rank 898 925 857
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -68
Permanent jobs citing Volume Testing 10 4 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.003% 0.023%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.011% 0.004% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 19
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,750 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
92422 99148 89123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.24% 82.05% 80.14%
Number of salaries quoted 74819 79604 73112
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Volume Testing over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 within the UK.

Volume Testing Salary Histogram in the UK

Volume Testing
Top 9 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 20 April 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 +33 10 £42,500 +6.25%
Leeds +11 5 £40,000 -5.88%
West Yorkshire +10 5 £40,000 -5.88%
Yorkshire +1 5 £40,000 -
East of England - 3 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £50,000 -
City of London - 2 £110,000 -
London - 2 £110,000 -
Watford - 2 £50,000 -

Volume Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 13 (56.52%) HTML
1 13 (56.52%) .NET
1 13 (56.52%) XML
1 13 (56.52%) WCF
2 11 (47.83%) SQL
3 8 (34.78%) Servlets
3 8 (34.78%) Web Services
3 8 (34.78%) Oracle
3 8 (34.78%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (34.78%) RDBMS
3 8 (34.78%) Data Modelling
3 8 (34.78%) QA
3 8 (34.78%) Finance
3 8 (34.78%) Migration
3 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (34.78%) Banking
3 8 (34.78%) Data Management
3 8 (34.78%) Information Management
3 8 (34.78%) Investment Banking
3 8 (34.78%) Data Architecture
3 8 (34.78%) Oracle Database
3 8 (34.78%) Relational Database
3 8 (34.78%) Big Data
4 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (30.43%) Risk Analytics
4 7 (30.43%) Kimball Methodology
4 7 (30.43%) Analytics
4 7 (30.43%) Inmon Methodology
4 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database 12c
4 7 (30.43%) Data Migration

Volume Testing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 7 (30.43%) Tomcat
2 6 (26.09%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (17.39%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (34.78%) RDBMS
1 8 (34.78%) Big Data
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle Database
1 8 (34.78%) Relational Database
2 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
1 8 (34.78%) Banking
1 8 (34.78%) Investment Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Architect
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle Architect
2 7 (30.43%) Data Architect
3 5 (21.74%) Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Software Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior BizTalk Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Chief Information Officer
5 2 (8.70%) BizTalk Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Software Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (56.52%) HTML
1 13 (56.52%) .NET
1 13 (56.52%) XML
1 13 (56.52%) WCF
2 8 (34.78%) Servlets
2 8 (34.78%) Web Services
3 7 (30.43%) ADO.NET
3 7 (30.43%) JDBC
3 7 (30.43%) ODBC
4 6 (26.09%) XSLT
5 5 (21.74%) CSS
5 5 (21.74%) Hibernate
5 5 (21.74%) Spring
5 5 (21.74%) Grails
6 4 (17.39%) HTML5
7 1 (4.35%) Spring MVC
7 1 (4.35%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Data Integration
1 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.35%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
1 5 (21.74%) Android
1 5 (21.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Data Modelling
1 8 (34.78%) Migration
1 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (34.78%) Data Management
1 8 (34.78%) Information Management
1 8 (34.78%) Data Architecture
2 7 (30.43%) Risk Analytics
2 7 (30.43%) Kimball Methodology
2 7 (30.43%) Analytics
2 7 (30.43%) Inmon Methodology
2 7 (30.43%) Data Migration
3 6 (26.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (21.74%) TDD
4 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (21.74%) Mobile Development
4 5 (21.74%) BDD
4 5 (21.74%) Web Application Development
4 5 (21.74%) OO
4 5 (21.74%) Time Management
5 1 (4.35%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 7 (30.43%) C#
3 5 (21.74%) Java
3 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
3 5 (21.74%) Groovy
4 1 (4.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (34.78%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft