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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Volume Testing
Rank 853 869 875
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +6
Permanent jobs citing Volume Testing 13 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.006% 0.010%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.015% 0.007% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 10
Average salary £50,000 £37,565 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.10% -6.08%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,565 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+33.10% -6.08%

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
86105 85797 88471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.69% 82.28% 80.11%
Number of salaries quoted 70901 68441 74950
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 28 January 2015 within the UK.

Volume Testing Salary Histogram 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 28 January 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 +23 13 £50,000 +33.10% 1
London - 7 - - 1
Docklands, London - 6 - -
Hertfordshire - 4 £50,000 -
East of England - 4 £50,000 -
Watford - 3 £50,000 -
West Midlands -8 1 £36,000 -
South West - 1 £35,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £35,000 -
Swindon - 1 £35,000 -

Volume Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 15 (53.57%) .NET
2 14 (50.00%) WCF
3 12 (42.86%) HTML
4 11 (39.29%) Oracle
4 11 (39.29%) Servlets
4 11 (39.29%) Web Services
4 11 (39.29%) XML
4 11 (39.29%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (39.29%) Data Modelling
4 11 (39.29%) Information Management
4 11 (39.29%) Degree
4 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (39.29%) Data Management
4 11 (39.29%) Finance
4 11 (39.29%) Migration
4 11 (39.29%) QA
4 11 (39.29%) Data Architecture
4 11 (39.29%) Big Data
5 10 (35.71%) Data Migration
5 10 (35.71%) Data Integration
5 10 (35.71%) Kimball Methodology
5 10 (35.71%) Inmon Methodology
5 10 (35.71%) Manual Testing
5 10 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (35.71%) Tomcat
5 10 (35.71%) JDBC
5 10 (35.71%) ODBC
5 10 (35.71%) ADO.NET
6 9 (32.14%) RDBMS
6 9 (32.14%) Banking

Volume Testing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 10 (35.71%) Tomcat
2 4 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (10.71%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (39.29%) Data Warehouse
1 11 (39.29%) Big Data
2 9 (32.14%) Oracle Database
2 9 (32.14%) Relational Database
2 9 (32.14%) RDBMS
3 8 (28.57%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.57%) MySQL
General
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 9 (32.14%) Banking
2 9 (32.14%) Investment Banking
3 5 (17.86%) Law
4 2 (7.14%) Legal
5 1 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Architect
1 11 (39.29%) Analyst
1 11 (39.29%) Test Analyst
1 11 (39.29%) Oracle Architect
2 10 (35.71%) Data Architect
3 2 (7.14%) Tester
3 2 (7.14%) Lead Data Architect
3 2 (7.14%) Lead Architect
4 1 (3.57%) Graduate Web Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Senior BizTalk Consultant
4 1 (3.57%) Graduate
4 1 (3.57%) Junior
4 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (3.57%) Consultant
4 1 (3.57%) Support Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Software Tester
4 1 (3.57%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (53.57%) .NET
2 14 (50.00%) WCF
3 12 (42.86%) HTML
4 11 (39.29%) Servlets
4 11 (39.29%) Web Services
4 11 (39.29%) XML
5 10 (35.71%) ADO.NET
5 10 (35.71%) JDBC
5 10 (35.71%) ODBC
6 4 (14.29%) XSLT
7 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
7 1 (3.57%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Data Integration
1 10 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.57%) ASIC
2 1 (3.57%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
1 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Data Modelling
1 11 (39.29%) Migration
1 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (39.29%) Data Management
1 11 (39.29%) Information Management
1 11 (39.29%) Data Architecture
2 10 (35.71%) Data Migration
2 10 (35.71%) Manual Testing
2 10 (35.71%) Kimball Methodology
2 10 (35.71%) Inmon Methodology
3 8 (28.57%) Analytics
3 8 (28.57%) Risk Analytics
4 5 (17.86%) Test Scripting
5 4 (14.29%) Regression Testing
6 3 (10.71%) Automation Testing
7 2 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (7.14%) Data Governance
8 1 (3.57%) System Testing
8 1 (3.57%) Web Design
8 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) C#
2 4 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (3.57%) VB
3 1 (3.57%) C++
3 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) Degree
2 6 (21.43%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (39.29%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Oracle
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) Altiris
3 3 (10.71%) Citrix
4 2 (7.14%) Teradata