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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Testing
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 165 191 209
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +18
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 12 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.35% 0.45% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.50% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 6
Median salary £40,000 £60,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +71.42%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%

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
3076 3774 4137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 89.37% 88.55% 89.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2670 3166 3346
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +24 12 £40,000 -33.33%
Load Testing
Yorkshire

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 26 (76.47%) Performance Testing
2 22 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (50.00%) Finance
4 16 (47.06%) C#
4 16 (47.06%) ISTQB
5 13 (38.24%) JMeter
6 10 (29.41%) Automated Testing
6 10 (29.41%) Manual Testing
7 8 (23.53%) Mentoring
7 8 (23.53%) Coaching
8 6 (17.65%) Test Strategy
8 6 (17.65%) JIRA
8 6 (17.65%) Scrum
9 5 (14.71%) Workflow
9 5 (14.71%) Selenium
9 5 (14.71%) Software Testing
9 5 (14.71%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (14.71%) Regression Testing
9 5 (14.71%) CRM
9 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
9 5 (14.71%) LoadRunner
9 5 (14.71%) Java
9 5 (14.71%) SQL
9 5 (14.71%) .NET
9 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET
9 5 (14.71%) Functional Testing
9 5 (14.71%) Non-Functional Testing
9 5 (14.71%) Jenkins
9 5 (14.71%) Robot Framework
9 5 (14.71%) Defect Tracking

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 2 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (2.94%) CMS
2 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.94%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) BGP
1 2 (5.88%) DNS
1 2 (5.88%) HTTP
1 2 (5.88%) Internet
1 2 (5.88%) Network Security
2 1 (2.94%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Informix
1 2 (5.88%) MySQL
2 1 (2.94%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (38.24%) JMeter
2 6 (17.65%) JIRA
3 5 (14.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (14.71%) Jenkins
3 5 (14.71%) LoadRunner
3 5 (14.71%) Robot Framework
3 5 (14.71%) Selenium
3 5 (14.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
General
1 17 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Tester
2 16 (47.06%) Performance Tester
3 12 (35.29%) Analyst
3 12 (35.29%) Test Analyst
4 8 (23.53%) Lead Tester
5 5 (14.71%) Performance Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Performance Test Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Test Leader
7 2 (5.88%) Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.94%) QA Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) QA Test Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) QA Tester
8 1 (2.94%) Software QA Tester
8 1 (2.94%) Software Test Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Software Tester
8 1 (2.94%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) .NET
1 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.88%) LAMP
2 2 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (5.88%) Web Services
2 2 (5.88%) XML
3 1 (2.94%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (2.94%) Gherkin
3 1 (2.94%) J2EE
3 1 (2.94%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Clustering
1 2 (5.88%) RIA
2 1 (2.94%) Symmetrix
2 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (76.47%) Performance Testing
2 22 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (29.41%) Automated Testing
3 10 (29.41%) Manual Testing
4 8 (23.53%) Coaching
4 8 (23.53%) Mentoring
5 6 (17.65%) Scrum
5 6 (17.65%) Test Strategy
6 5 (14.71%) CRM
6 5 (14.71%) Defect Tracking
6 5 (14.71%) Functional Testing
6 5 (14.71%) Non-Functional Testing
6 5 (14.71%) Regression Testing
6 5 (14.71%) Software Testing
6 5 (14.71%) System Testing
6 5 (14.71%) Test Automation
6 5 (14.71%) Test Management
6 5 (14.71%) Test Scripting
6 5 (14.71%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (14.71%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (47.06%) C#
2 5 (14.71%) Java
2 5 (14.71%) SQL
3 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.88%) PHP
4 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (47.06%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) F5
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco
3 1 (2.94%) EMC