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

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank 189 204 193
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -11
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 20 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.46% 0.19% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.22% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 20 7 10
Average salary £60,000 £35,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% -0.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £35,000 £40,050
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -
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
3882 4162 3627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 88.41% 88.12% 84.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3251 3369 2798
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,000 £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 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 5 February 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 5 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
Leeds +6 20 £60,000 +71.42% 3
Load Testing
Yorkshire

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 35 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (72.50%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (60.00%) Performance Testing
4 20 (50.00%) Degree
4 20 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 20 (50.00%) TDD
4 20 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 20 (50.00%) Windows
4 20 (50.00%) N-Tier
4 20 (50.00%) SOA
4 20 (50.00%) ISEB
4 20 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 20 (50.00%) Android
4 20 (50.00%) Software Architecture
4 20 (50.00%) Apple iOS
4 20 (50.00%) BDD
4 20 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 20 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
4 20 (50.00%) SDLC
5 14 (35.00%) Software Testing
6 12 (30.00%) SQL
6 12 (30.00%) .NET
6 12 (30.00%) Functional Testing
6 12 (30.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 11 (27.50%) Retail
8 10 (25.00%) Agile Testing
9 9 (22.50%) Automated Testing
10 8 (20.00%) Software Engineering
10 8 (20.00%) WPF
10 8 (20.00%) Integration Testing

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 (12.50%) Apache
1 5 (12.50%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) BGP
1 5 (12.50%) DNS
1 5 (12.50%) HTTP
1 5 (12.50%) Internet
1 5 (12.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) Big Data
1 5 (12.50%) Informix
1 5 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Selenium
2 4 (10.00%) Hudson
2 4 (10.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (5.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.00%) HP UFT
3 2 (5.00%) JMeter
3 2 (5.00%) LoadRunner
3 2 (5.00%) LoadUI
3 2 (5.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.50%) CruiseControl
4 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (27.50%) Retail
2 7 (17.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 28 (70.00%) Test Engineer
2 20 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Architect
4 5 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (10.00%) Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Test Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Trainer
8 1 (2.50%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.00%) .NET
2 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (20.00%) HTML
2 8 (20.00%) HTML5
2 8 (20.00%) Web Services
2 8 (20.00%) WPF
3 7 (17.50%) Apache Flex
4 5 (12.50%) LAMP
4 5 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (12.50%) XML
5 4 (10.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 20 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 7 (17.50%) NHS
3 5 (12.50%) Clustering
3 5 (12.50%) RIA
4 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (50.00%) Android
1 20 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 20 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (15.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (72.50%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (60.00%) Performance Testing
4 20 (50.00%) BDD
4 20 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 20 (50.00%) SDLC
4 20 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 20 (50.00%) SOA
4 20 (50.00%) Software Architecture
4 20 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
4 20 (50.00%) TDD
5 14 (35.00%) Software Testing
6 12 (30.00%) Functional Testing
6 12 (30.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 10 (25.00%) Agile Testing
8 9 (22.50%) Automated Testing
9 8 (20.00%) Integration Testing
9 8 (20.00%) Software Engineering
10 6 (15.00%) High Availability
10 6 (15.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.00%) SQL
2 8 (20.00%) C#
3 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (12.50%) PHP
4 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (50.00%) Degree
1 20 (50.00%) ISEB
1 20 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Ansible
1 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.50%) Puppet
1 1 (2.50%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) F5
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.00%) HP
4 1 (2.50%) Sony
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