The table below looks at the statistics for WebLOAD skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebLOAD over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RadView WebLOAD
Rank 876 891 843
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -48
Permanent jobs citing WebLOAD 16 38 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.032% 0.034%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.086% 0.20% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 11 24 32
Average salary £82,500 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £60,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +41.17%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
18695 19017 16299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.07% 16.26% 14.99%
Number of salaries quoted 15713 15995 13872
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%

WebLOAD
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebLOAD within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

WebLOAD Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WebLOAD
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WebLOAD within the UK.

WebLOAD Salary Trend in the UK

WebLOAD
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebLOAD over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 within the UK.

WebLOAD Salary Histogram in the UK

WebLOAD
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebLOAD within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -2 16 £82,500 +37.50%
London +31 12 £82,500 +37.50%
City of London +31 8 £82,500 +37.50%
Manchester - 4 £45,000 -
North West - 4 £45,000 -

WebLOAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing WebLOAD 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 WebLOAD.

1 23 (74.19%) Java
1 23 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (70.97%) QA
3 20 (64.52%) JMeter
4 18 (58.06%) LoadRunner
5 17 (54.84%) SQL
6 14 (45.16%) Performance Testing
6 14 (45.16%) REST
7 13 (41.94%) SOAP
8 11 (35.48%) Linux
8 11 (35.48%) HP
8 11 (35.48%) Test Strategy
8 11 (35.48%) Test Automation
9 10 (32.26%) N-Tier
9 10 (32.26%) Scalability Testing
9 10 (32.26%) Automated Testing
10 9 (29.03%) Selenium
10 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
10 9 (29.03%) Bash Shell
11 8 (25.81%) BDD
11 8 (25.81%) Finance
11 8 (25.81%) TDD
12 7 (22.58%) OpenNMS
12 7 (22.58%) MySQL
12 7 (22.58%) Web Services
12 7 (22.58%) E-Commerce
12 7 (22.58%) ATDD
12 7 (22.58%) Big Data
12 7 (22.58%) Hadoop
12 7 (22.58%) HP Quality Center

WebLOAD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing WebLOAD 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 WebLOAD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) HTTP
2 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) MySQL
1 7 (22.58%) Hadoop
1 7 (22.58%) Big Data
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (64.52%) JMeter
2 18 (58.06%) LoadRunner
3 9 (29.03%) Selenium
4 6 (19.35%) HP UFT
5 5 (16.13%) JUnit
6 4 (12.90%) Subversion
6 4 (12.90%) Maven
6 4 (12.90%) JIRA
6 4 (12.90%) TestNG
7 2 (6.45%) WebDriver
7 2 (6.45%) Cucumber
7 2 (6.45%) Appium
8 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
8 1 (3.23%) Calabash
8 1 (3.23%) NeoLoad
8 1 (3.23%) LoadUI
8 1 (3.23%) PyUnit
8 1 (3.23%) WATIR
8 1 (3.23%) NUnit
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Legal
2 1 (3.23%) Games
2 1 (3.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Analyst
1 7 (22.58%) Test Leader
1 7 (22.58%) Performance Test Leader
1 7 (22.58%) QA Analyst
2 3 (9.68%) Tester
2 3 (9.68%) Developer
2 3 (9.68%) Test Engineer
3 2 (6.45%) QA Tester
3 2 (6.45%) Test Consultant
3 2 (6.45%) QA Engineer
3 2 (6.45%) QA Test Analyst
3 2 (6.45%) Test Analyst
3 2 (6.45%) Consultant
3 2 (6.45%) Java Developer
3 2 (6.45%) QA Consultant
3 2 (6.45%) QA Leader
4 1 (3.23%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (3.23%) QA Automation Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Testing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (45.16%) REST
2 13 (41.94%) SOAP
3 7 (22.58%) Web Services
4 3 (9.68%) XML
4 3 (9.68%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) N-Tier
2 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
2 1 (3.23%) Android
2 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (45.16%) Performance Testing
3 11 (35.48%) Test Automation
3 11 (35.48%) Test Strategy
4 10 (32.26%) Scalability Testing
4 10 (32.26%) Automated Testing
5 8 (25.81%) TDD
5 8 (25.81%) BDD
6 7 (22.58%) ATDD
6 7 (22.58%) Software Delivery
6 7 (22.58%) E-Commerce
7 6 (19.35%) OO
8 5 (16.13%) Software Testing
8 5 (16.13%) Test Scripting
9 4 (12.90%) Scrum
10 3 (9.68%) Unit Testing
10 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
10 3 (9.68%) Coaching
11 2 (6.45%) SDLC
11 2 (6.45%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (74.19%) Java
2 17 (54.84%) SQL
3 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
3 9 (29.03%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.23%) PHP
4 1 (3.23%) Python
4 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) ISEB
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
1 4 (12.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (6.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (70.97%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) OpenNMS
1 7 (22.58%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) HP
2 1 (3.23%) VMware
2 1 (3.23%) Unisys
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft