The table below looks at the statistics for Load Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Testing
Rank 107 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.075% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.095% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £36,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -13.75%
Load Testing
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1058 862 816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 79.49% 80.94% 73.38%
Number of salaries quoted 918 747 702
Average salary £37,500 £38,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% +9.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,051 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Load Testing across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Load Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Load Testing
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Load Testing across the Wales region.

Load Testing Salary Trend in Wales

Load Testing
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Testing within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 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
(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
South Wales - 1 £36,000 -
Load Testing
UK

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Load 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 Load Testing.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (50.00%) JMeter
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Selenium
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) PaaS
4 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (25.00%) Big Data
4 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) Zephyr
4 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Line Management
4 1 (25.00%) GlassFish
4 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (25.00%) JAX-WS
4 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Load 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 Load Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) GlassFish
1 1 (25.00%) JBoss
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Informix
2 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JMeter
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) Zephyr
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) JAX-WS
2 1 (25.00%) JPA
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) DOM
2 1 (25.00%) JSP
2 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (25.00%) Java EE
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Line Management
4 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat