The table below looks at the statistics for Load Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Testing
Rank 246 223 212
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -11
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 14 20 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.20% 0.32% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.39% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 12
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -9.33%
Load Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6061 5181 4896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 85.84% 83.55% 79.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4920 3991 4075
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Load Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Load Testing
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Load Testing Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Load Testing
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Load Testing across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Load Testing Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Load Testing
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
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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
West Yorkshire -2 7 £35,000 -1.40% 1
South Yorkshire - 7 £36,500 -
Load Testing
England

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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 18 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) SQL
3 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
4 9 (40.91%) XML
4 9 (40.91%) Scrum
5 7 (31.82%) C#
5 7 (31.82%) Java
5 7 (31.82%) .NET
5 7 (31.82%) WebLogic
5 7 (31.82%) Visual Studio
5 7 (31.82%) Tomcat
5 7 (31.82%) HTTP
5 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
5 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
5 7 (31.82%) WebSphere
5 7 (31.82%) Integration Testing
6 6 (27.27%) C++
6 6 (27.27%) HTML
6 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET
6 6 (27.27%) Linux
6 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (27.27%) HTML5
6 6 (27.27%) SoapUI
7 5 (22.73%) J2EE
7 5 (22.73%) Web Services
7 5 (22.73%) Solaris
7 5 (22.73%) UML
7 5 (22.73%) Apache
7 5 (22.73%) Cisco

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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 7 (31.82%) WebLogic
1 7 (31.82%) Tomcat
1 7 (31.82%) WebSphere
2 5 (22.73%) Apache
2 5 (22.73%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (9.09%) ATG Dynamo
3 2 (9.09%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (9.09%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) HTTP
2 5 (22.73%) Internet
2 5 (22.73%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) Big Data
2 4 (18.18%) MySQL
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (9.09%) OLTP
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Visual Studio
2 6 (27.27%) SoapUI
3 4 (18.18%) Moq
3 4 (18.18%) Cucumber
3 4 (18.18%) ReSharper
3 4 (18.18%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (9.09%) Eclipse
5 2 (9.09%) LoadRunner
5 2 (9.09%) JMeter
5 2 (9.09%) Subversion
5 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
5 2 (9.09%) JUnit
General
1 4 (18.18%) Pharmaceutical
1 4 (18.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Software Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Architect
4 4 (18.18%) Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Test Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Lead Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Test Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) LAMP Developer
6 2 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
7 1 (4.55%) C++ Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Administrator
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Tester
7 1 (4.55%) SQL Developer
7 1 (4.55%) C++ Software Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Web Administrator
7 1 (4.55%) Development DBA
7 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) XML
2 7 (31.82%) .NET
3 6 (27.27%) HTML
3 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 6 (27.27%) HTML5
4 5 (22.73%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (22.73%) Web Services
4 5 (22.73%) J2EE
4 5 (22.73%) ActiveMQ
5 4 (18.18%) WPF
5 4 (18.18%) Gherkin
6 3 (13.64%) LAMP
6 3 (13.64%) MFC
6 3 (13.64%) STL
6 3 (13.64%) COM
7 2 (9.09%) CSS
7 2 (9.09%) JSP
7 2 (9.09%) SOAP
7 2 (9.09%) jQuery
7 2 (9.09%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Symmetrix
1 5 (22.73%) Clustering
1 5 (22.73%) RIA
1 5 (22.73%) Open Source
2 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) User Experience
4 1 (4.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Linux
2 5 (22.73%) Solaris
3 4 (18.18%) Windows
3 4 (18.18%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.55%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) Scrum
3 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
3 7 (31.82%) Integration Testing
4 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (22.73%) Project Management
5 5 (22.73%) UML
5 5 (22.73%) Content Management
5 5 (22.73%) Network Load Balancing
5 5 (22.73%) High Availability
6 4 (18.18%) Agile Testing
6 4 (18.18%) Analytics
6 4 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (18.18%) Automated Testing
6 4 (18.18%) Software Testing
7 3 (13.64%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (13.64%) Performance Analysis
7 3 (13.64%) Test Planning
8 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
8 2 (9.09%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) SQL
2 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 7 (31.82%) C#
3 7 (31.82%) Java
4 6 (27.27%) C++
5 4 (18.18%) PL/SQL
6 3 (13.64%) Perl
6 3 (13.64%) PHP
6 3 (13.64%) Ruby
7 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) EMC
2 5 (22.73%) Cisco
2 5 (22.73%) F5
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle
3 4 (18.18%) Apple
4 2 (9.09%) ATG
4 2 (9.09%) hybris
4 2 (9.09%) IBM
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