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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank 185 187 185
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 7 25 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.18% 0.52% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.58% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 30
Median salary £38,000 £47,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -20.83%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
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
3539 4307 4214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 90.65% 89.84% 87.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2990 3398 3343
Median salary £42,500 £43,375 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.01% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire 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 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 23 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Testing within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Leeds +13 7 £38,000 -20.00%
Load Testing
Yorkshire

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Load Testing.

1 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (73.68%) Performance Testing
2 9 (47.37%) SDLC
3 8 (42.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (42.11%) System Integration Testing
3 8 (42.11%) Computer Science
3 8 (42.11%) TDD
3 8 (42.11%) Requirements Analysis
3 8 (42.11%) Degree
3 8 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (42.11%) Android
3 8 (42.11%) Software Architecture
3 8 (42.11%) BDD
3 8 (42.11%) Apple iOS
3 8 (42.11%) Windows
3 8 (42.11%) N-Tier
3 8 (42.11%) SOA
3 8 (42.11%) ISEB
3 8 (42.11%) Service Delivery
4 6 (31.58%) C#
5 5 (26.32%) Finance
5 5 (26.32%) Web Services
5 5 (26.32%) ISTQB
5 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
5 5 (26.32%) Coaching
6 4 (21.05%) Open Source
6 4 (21.05%) Network Load Balancing
6 4 (21.05%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (21.05%) Node.js
6 4 (21.05%) F5

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (21.05%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) BGP
1 4 (21.05%) DNS
1 4 (21.05%) HTTP
1 4 (21.05%) Internet
1 4 (21.05%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Big Data
1 4 (21.05%) Informix
1 4 (21.05%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Selenium
2 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) LoadRunner
2 1 (5.26%) Robot Framework
2 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Technical Engineer
1 8 (42.11%) Test Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Lead Tester
2 5 (26.32%) Performance Tester
2 5 (26.32%) Tester
3 4 (21.05%) Architect
3 4 (21.05%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.26%) QA Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) Web Services
2 4 (21.05%) LAMP
2 4 (21.05%) Node.js
2 4 (21.05%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (21.05%) XML
3 1 (5.26%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Computer Science
1 8 (42.11%) N-Tier
2 4 (21.05%) Clustering
2 4 (21.05%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Android
1 8 (42.11%) Apple iOS
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (73.68%) Performance Testing
2 9 (47.37%) SDLC
3 8 (42.11%) BDD
3 8 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (42.11%) Requirements Analysis
3 8 (42.11%) Service Delivery
3 8 (42.11%) SOA
3 8 (42.11%) Software Architecture
3 8 (42.11%) System Integration Testing
3 8 (42.11%) TDD
4 5 (26.32%) Coaching
4 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
5 4 (21.05%) High Availability
5 4 (21.05%) Network Load Balancing
5 4 (21.05%) Open Source
6 1 (5.26%) Manual Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Matrix Management
6 1 (5.26%) Test Management
6 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) C#
2 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
2 4 (21.05%) PHP
3 1 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Degree
1 8 (42.11%) ISEB
1 8 (42.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (26.32%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) F5
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft