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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RadView WebLOAD
Rank 855 866 866
Rank change year-on-year
+11 0
Permanent jobs citing WebLOAD 15 24 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.022% 0.022%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.087% 0.14% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 20
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £32,000 £37,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -12.32%

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
17152 17175 16338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.07% 16.08% 15.10%
Number of salaries quoted 14481 13981 14037
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 3 March 2015 within the UK.

WebLOAD Salary Histogram in the UK

WebLOAD
Top 8 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 3 March 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 +5 15 £52,500 +16.66%
London -4 12 £55,000 +10.00%
City of London - 4 £62,500 -
Docklands, London - 3 - -
South East - 3 £32,500 -
Crawley - 2 £30,750 -
West Sussex - 2 £30,750 -
Sussex - 1 £35,000 -

WebLOAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 27 (75.00%) Selenium
2 24 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (63.89%) LoadRunner
4 21 (58.33%) Performance Testing
5 20 (55.56%) BDD
6 19 (52.78%) QA
7 18 (50.00%) SQL
7 18 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
8 17 (47.22%) Scrum
9 16 (44.44%) Finance
10 15 (41.67%) HP Quality Center
11 14 (38.89%) Cucumber
11 14 (38.89%) JMeter
11 14 (38.89%) Software Testing
11 14 (38.89%) JUnit
12 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
13 12 (33.33%) ISEB
13 12 (33.33%) TDD
13 12 (33.33%) Test Scripting
14 11 (30.56%) HP
14 11 (30.56%) LoadUI
15 10 (27.78%) Mentoring
15 10 (27.78%) Test Automation
16 9 (25.00%) JBehave
16 9 (25.00%) WebDriver
16 9 (25.00%) Java
17 8 (22.22%) C++
17 8 (22.22%) IIS
17 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
17 8 (22.22%) N-Tier

WebLOAD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (22.22%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) HTTP
2 5 (13.89%) DSL
2 5 (13.89%) AMQP
3 4 (11.11%) Wireless
4 2 (5.56%) Network Security
4 2 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (5.56%) Ethernet
4 2 (5.56%) Firewall
4 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (75.00%) Selenium
2 23 (63.89%) LoadRunner
3 18 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 14 (38.89%) JUnit
4 14 (38.89%) JMeter
4 14 (38.89%) Cucumber
5 11 (30.56%) LoadUI
6 9 (25.00%) JBehave
6 9 (25.00%) WebDriver
7 8 (22.22%) JIRA
7 8 (22.22%) NUnit
7 8 (22.22%) Rational Robot
7 8 (22.22%) Appium
7 8 (22.22%) SpecFlow
7 8 (22.22%) Calabash
7 8 (22.22%) NeoLoad
8 7 (19.44%) Subversion
8 7 (19.44%) Maven
9 5 (13.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (13.89%) SoapUI
General
1 16 (44.44%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Banking
3 3 (8.33%) Retail
3 3 (8.33%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) Tester
1 8 (22.22%) Analyst
2 6 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 6 (16.67%) Consultant
2 6 (16.67%) Test Consultant
3 4 (11.11%) Test Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Test Manager
4 3 (8.33%) QA Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) QA Tester
4 3 (8.33%) Technical Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Financial Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Performance Test Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) QA Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) QA Leader
4 3 (8.33%) Lead Tester
4 3 (8.33%) Performance Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Quality Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Automated Tester
5 2 (5.56%) Automation Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) Web Services
2 5 (13.89%) JMS
2 5 (13.89%) Middleware
2 5 (13.89%) XMPP
2 5 (13.89%) Velocity
2 5 (13.89%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) N-Tier
2 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 3 (8.33%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (5.56%) Open Source
4 2 (5.56%) W3C
4 2 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) UNIX
1 5 (13.89%) Linux
2 3 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (2.78%) Android
3 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (58.33%) Performance Testing
3 20 (55.56%) BDD
4 17 (47.22%) Scrum
5 14 (38.89%) Software Testing
6 12 (33.33%) TDD
6 12 (33.33%) Test Scripting
7 10 (27.78%) Test Automation
7 10 (27.78%) Mentoring
8 8 (22.22%) ATDD
9 5 (13.89%) Test Strategy
9 5 (13.89%) Coaching
9 5 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
9 5 (13.89%) SOA
9 5 (13.89%) Benchmarking
9 5 (13.89%) Project Planning
9 5 (13.89%) Release Management
10 4 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (50.00%) SQL
2 9 (25.00%) Java
3 8 (22.22%) C++
4 6 (16.67%) Perl
4 6 (16.67%) Python
5 5 (13.89%) Tcl
5 5 (13.89%) Shell Script
5 5 (13.89%) PHP
6 3 (8.33%) Korn
6 3 (8.33%) C
7 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.56%) Ruby
8 1 (2.78%) C#
8 1 (2.78%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 12 (33.33%) ISEB
2 6 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (13.89%) ISTQB
3 5 (13.89%) Degree
4 4 (11.11%) CSQA
5 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (5.56%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (52.78%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (41.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) HP
2 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.33%) VMware
3 3 (8.33%) ION Trading
3 3 (8.33%) Oracle
4 2 (5.56%) Cisco
4 2 (5.56%) Juniper