The table below looks at the statistics for Load Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank 193 210 183
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -27
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 11 4 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.26% 0.083% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.094% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 36
Average salary £60,000 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% +16.43%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-7.05% +8.97%
Load Testing
Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3852 4242 4455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 89.92% 88.47% 87.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3128 3281 3602
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Load Testing Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Load Testing
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Load Testing Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Load Testing
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Load Testing across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Load Testing Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Load Testing
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Testing within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Leeds +12 10 £60,000 +41.17%
Castleford - 1 £32,500 -
Load Testing
Yorkshire

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 24 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (76.67%) Performance Testing
3 20 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (63.33%) Android
4 19 (63.33%) Software Architecture
4 19 (63.33%) BDD
4 19 (63.33%) Apple iOS
4 19 (63.33%) Degree
4 19 (63.33%) Computer Science
4 19 (63.33%) TDD
4 19 (63.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 19 (63.33%) Windows
4 19 (63.33%) N-Tier
4 19 (63.33%) SOA
4 19 (63.33%) ISEB
4 19 (63.33%) Service Delivery
4 19 (63.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 19 (63.33%) System Integration Testing
4 19 (63.33%) SDLC
5 7 (23.33%) Web Services
6 6 (20.00%) Linux
6 6 (20.00%) High Availability
7 5 (16.67%) Big Data
7 5 (16.67%) Informix
7 5 (16.67%) Apache
7 5 (16.67%) HTTP
7 5 (16.67%) DNS
7 5 (16.67%) XML
7 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 5 (16.67%) PHP

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 5 (16.67%) Apache
1 5 (16.67%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) BGP
1 5 (16.67%) DNS
1 5 (16.67%) HTTP
1 5 (16.67%) Internet
1 5 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) Big Data
1 5 (16.67%) Informix
1 5 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Selenium
1 5 (16.67%) WebDriver
2 4 (13.33%) Hudson
3 1 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.33%) CruiseControl
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (13.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) Technical Engineer
1 19 (63.33%) Test Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Architect
2 5 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (13.33%) Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Test Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) Web Services
2 5 (16.67%) LAMP
2 5 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (16.67%) XML
3 4 (13.33%) .NET
3 4 (13.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (63.33%) Computer Science
1 19 (63.33%) N-Tier
2 5 (16.67%) Clustering
2 5 (16.67%) RIA
3 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (63.33%) Android
1 19 (63.33%) Apple iOS
1 19 (63.33%) Windows
2 6 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (76.67%) Performance Testing
3 20 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (63.33%) BDD
4 19 (63.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 19 (63.33%) SDLC
4 19 (63.33%) Service Delivery
4 19 (63.33%) SOA
4 19 (63.33%) Software Architecture
4 19 (63.33%) System Integration Testing
4 19 (63.33%) TDD
5 6 (20.00%) High Availability
6 5 (16.67%) Network Load Balancing
6 5 (16.67%) Open Source
6 5 (16.67%) Scrum
7 4 (13.33%) Software Testing
7 4 (13.33%) Stress Testing
7 4 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (13.33%) Volume Testing
7 4 (13.33%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 5 (16.67%) PHP
2 4 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.33%) C#
3 1 (3.33%) Python
3 1 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (63.33%) Degree
1 19 (63.33%) ISEB
1 19 (63.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Ansible
1 1 (3.33%) HP SiteScope
1 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.33%) Puppet
1 1 (3.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) F5
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Sony