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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank 100 110 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.23% 0.073% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.087% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £36,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+19.71% +1.42%
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
1024 1143 896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 78.71% 83.25% 83.35%
Number of salaries quoted 885 979 762
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,030 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 9 February 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
(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 +4 1 £36,500 +1.38% 1
Load Testing
UK

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) Unix
2 7 (46.67%) PL/SQL
2 7 (46.67%) Oracle
2 7 (46.67%) Shell Script
3 5 (33.33%) Java
3 5 (33.33%) JMeter
3 5 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
4 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
4 4 (26.67%) Ajax
4 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (26.67%) Banking
4 4 (26.67%) Spring
4 4 (26.67%) JSF
4 4 (26.67%) Spring Web Flow
4 4 (26.67%) JPA
4 4 (26.67%) WebSphere
4 4 (26.67%) Web Development
4 4 (26.67%) Java EE
4 4 (26.67%) Degree
4 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (26.67%) HTML
4 4 (26.67%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
4 4 (26.67%) CSS
4 4 (26.67%) Web Services
4 4 (26.67%) XML
4 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
1 4 (26.67%) WebSphere
1 4 (26.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) JMeter
2 4 (26.67%) Eclipse
3 1 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 4 (26.67%) Banking
1 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) DBA
1 7 (46.67%) Development DBA
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle DBA
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle Development DBA
2 6 (40.00%) Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Analyst Programmer
3 4 (26.67%) Development Specialist
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle Specialist
3 4 (26.67%) Programmer
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Programme Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Programmer
3 4 (26.67%) Support Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Junior
5 1 (6.67%) Junior Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Ajax
1 4 (26.67%) CSS
1 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
1 4 (26.67%) HTML
1 4 (26.67%) J2EE
1 4 (26.67%) Java EE
1 4 (26.67%) JPA
1 4 (26.67%) JSF
1 4 (26.67%) Spring
1 4 (26.67%) Spring Web Flow
1 4 (26.67%) Web Services
1 4 (26.67%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
2 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Web Development
3 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
5 1 (6.67%) Information Governance
5 1 (6.67%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (6.67%) System Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) PL/SQL
2 7 (46.67%) Shell Script
3 5 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) SAP Certification
3 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (13.33%) OCP
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) ISO 9001
1 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (20.00%) ISO22301
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) HP
2 4 (26.67%) IBM
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) SAP
3 3 (20.00%) VMware
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago