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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Testing
Rank 213 183 162
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -21
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 3 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.058% 0.31% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.068% 0.37% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 7
Average salary £25,000 £33,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.81% +2.30%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £36,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+15.06% +12.30%
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
4424 3543 2902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 85.65% 83.98% 79.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3444 2823 2419
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £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 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
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 21 November 2014. 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 -24 3 £25,000 -23.07% 1
Load Testing
Yorkshire

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 15 (88.24%) XML
1 15 (88.24%) Linux
1 15 (88.24%) Scrum
1 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (82.35%) ActiveMQ
2 14 (82.35%) Content Management
2 14 (82.35%) Symmetrix
2 14 (82.35%) Clustering
2 14 (82.35%) WebSphere
2 14 (82.35%) Network Load Balancing
2 14 (82.35%) RIA
2 14 (82.35%) UML
2 14 (82.35%) Tomcat
2 14 (82.35%) HTTP
2 14 (82.35%) Cisco
2 14 (82.35%) EMC
2 14 (82.35%) Internet
2 14 (82.35%) WebLogic Portal
2 14 (82.35%) Project Management
2 14 (82.35%) Web Services
2 14 (82.35%) Solaris
2 14 (82.35%) J2EE
2 14 (82.35%) WebLogic
2 14 (82.35%) Java
2 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
2 14 (82.35%) AMQP
2 14 (82.35%) RabbitMQ
2 14 (82.35%) F5
2 14 (82.35%) High Availability
3 13 (76.47%) Open Source

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 14 (82.35%) WebLogic
1 14 (82.35%) Tomcat
1 14 (82.35%) WebLogic Portal
1 14 (82.35%) WebSphere
2 12 (70.59%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (82.35%) HTTP
1 14 (82.35%) Internet
1 14 (82.35%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) OLTP
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Architect
2 13 (76.47%) Developer
3 12 (70.59%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (41.18%) Lead Developer
5 5 (29.41%) Senior Developer
5 5 (29.41%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 5 (29.41%) Senior Architect
6 4 (23.53%) LAMP Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Administrator
7 1 (5.88%) Performance Tester
7 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Web Administrator
7 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (5.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) XML
2 14 (82.35%) ActiveMQ
2 14 (82.35%) J2EE
2 14 (82.35%) Web Services
2 14 (82.35%) RabbitMQ
3 12 (70.59%) LAMP
4 1 (5.88%) WinForms
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.88%) .NET
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (82.35%) Symmetrix
1 14 (82.35%) Clustering
1 14 (82.35%) RIA
2 13 (76.47%) Open Source
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) NHS
3 1 (5.88%) DTV
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Linux
2 14 (82.35%) Solaris
3 2 (11.76%) Windows
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.88%) Android
4 1 (5.88%) CentOS
4 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Scrum
1 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (82.35%) Content Management
2 14 (82.35%) UML
2 14 (82.35%) Project Management
2 14 (82.35%) High Availability
2 14 (82.35%) Network Load Balancing
3 12 (70.59%) Test Planning
3 12 (70.59%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.88%) MVC
4 1 (5.88%) OO
4 1 (5.88%) DSDM
4 1 (5.88%) Line Management
4 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.88%) Coaching
4 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Testing
4 1 (5.88%) DevOps
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) Java
1 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
2 12 (70.59%) PHP
3 9 (52.94%) Ruby
3 9 (52.94%) Perl
4 8 (47.06%) C++
5 4 (23.53%) Python
6 2 (11.76%) SQL
7 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
7 1 (5.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (76.47%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (70.59%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Cisco
1 14 (82.35%) EMC
1 14 (82.35%) F5
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
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