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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank 104 92 97
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 8 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.62% 0.49% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.59% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 3
Median salary £33,173 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.70% +1.33%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £46,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-7.60% +9.52%
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
1117 1012 1034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 86.86% 82.01% 81.23%
Number of salaries quoted 961 883 841
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing Load Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Testing within the Wales region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -1 8 £33,173 -12.70%
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Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT jobs citing Load Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Load Testing.

1 8 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (33.33%) CSS
3 4 (33.33%) Web Services
3 4 (33.33%) XML
3 4 (33.33%) HTML
3 4 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) J2EE
3 4 (33.33%) MySQL
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 4 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 4 (33.33%) HTTP
3 4 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 4 (33.33%) IBM
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 4 (33.33%) Veritas
3 4 (33.33%) JMeter
3 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 4 (33.33%) NetBackup
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (33.33%) Relational Database

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Application Server
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 4 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 4 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) MySQL
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 4 (33.33%) JMeter
2 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (33.33%) Banking
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
1 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst Programmer
1 4 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) J2EE Analyst Programmer
1 4 (33.33%) J2EE Programmer
1 4 (33.33%) Java Analyst Programmer
1 4 (33.33%) Java Programmer
1 4 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Analyst Programmer
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Specialist
1 4 (33.33%) Programmer
1 4 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Senior Analyst Programmer
1 4 (33.33%) Senior J2EE Analyst Programmer
1 4 (33.33%) Senior Java Analyst Programmer
1 4 (33.33%) Senior Java Programmer
1 4 (33.33%) Senior Programme Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Senior Programmer
1 4 (33.33%) Support Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Ajax
1 4 (33.33%) CSS
1 4 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
1 4 (33.33%) J2EE
1 4 (33.33%) Java EE
1 4 (33.33%) JPA
1 4 (33.33%) JSF
1 4 (33.33%) Spring
1 4 (33.33%) Spring Web Flow
1 4 (33.33%) Web Services
1 4 (33.33%) XML
2 3 (25.00%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Unix
3 3 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (33.33%) DevOps
2 4 (33.33%) Feasibility Study
2 4 (33.33%) High Availability
2 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 4 (33.33%) Release Management
2 4 (33.33%) Server Hardening
2 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Web Development
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
1 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (16.67%) vSphere
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Data Guard
1 4 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (8.33%) HAProxy
2 1 (8.33%) Kibana
2 1 (8.33%) logstash
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) IBM
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
1 4 (33.33%) SaltStack
1 4 (33.33%) Veritas
1 4 (33.33%) VMware