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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank 204 222 261
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +39
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 26 37 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.46% 0.55% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.61% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 26 29 8
Median salary £38,000 £44,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.60% -6.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,600 £35,950
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,663 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-0.84% -2.43%
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
5002 6050 6345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 88.67% 89.84% 85.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4051 4902 4934
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the 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 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 25 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Testing within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
West Yorkshire +25 21 £38,000 -20.00% 1
South Yorkshire -9 5 £42,500 -4.49%
Load Testing
England

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Load Testing.

1 24 (57.14%) C#
2 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (45.24%) Selenium
4 16 (38.10%) Performance Testing
4 16 (38.10%) HP UFT
5 15 (35.71%) Finance
6 14 (33.33%) Java
6 14 (33.33%) SQL
6 14 (33.33%) ISTQB
6 14 (33.33%) Coaching
7 13 (30.95%) Mentoring
7 13 (30.95%) Test Automation
8 12 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (28.57%) Automation Testing
8 12 (28.57%) eggPlant
8 12 (28.57%) HP
9 11 (26.19%) Hibernate
9 11 (26.19%) Spring
9 11 (26.19%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (26.19%) JIRA
9 11 (26.19%) QA
10 9 (21.43%) Manual Testing
10 9 (21.43%) Stress Testing
10 9 (21.43%) Git (software)
10 9 (21.43%) Section 508
10 9 (21.43%) Legal
10 9 (21.43%) CMMI
10 9 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (21.43%) Oracle
10 9 (21.43%) Virtual Team

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (9.52%) Apache
2 1 (2.38%) CMS
2 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.38%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) BGP
1 4 (9.52%) DNS
1 4 (9.52%) HTTP
1 4 (9.52%) Internet
1 4 (9.52%) Network Security
2 1 (2.38%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) Informix
1 4 (9.52%) MySQL
2 3 (7.14%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 19 (45.24%) Selenium
2 16 (38.10%) HP UFT
3 12 (28.57%) eggPlant
4 11 (26.19%) JIRA
5 9 (21.43%) Git (software)
6 6 (14.29%) LoadRunner
7 5 (11.90%) JMeter
8 4 (9.52%) SoapUI
8 4 (9.52%) Visual Studio
9 2 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
9 2 (4.76%) Robot Framework
9 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (2.38%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (35.71%) Finance
2 9 (21.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (54.76%) Tester
2 14 (33.33%) Performance Tester
3 13 (30.95%) Lead Tester
4 6 (14.29%) Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Java Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Architect
5 4 (9.52%) Software Tester
5 4 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (7.14%) Selenium Tester
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Tester
7 2 (4.76%) Automation Tester
7 2 (4.76%) QA Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Test Leader
8 1 (2.38%) QA Tester
8 1 (2.38%) Senior Test Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Software Test Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.19%) Hibernate
1 11 (26.19%) Spring
2 5 (11.90%) Web Services
3 4 (9.52%) LAMP
3 4 (9.52%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (9.52%) SOAP
3 4 (9.52%) XML
4 3 (7.14%) Node.js
5 2 (4.76%) .NET
5 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.38%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (2.38%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Virtual Team
2 4 (9.52%) Clustering
2 4 (9.52%) RIA
3 1 (2.38%) NHS
3 1 (2.38%) Symmetrix
3 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Linux
2 1 (2.38%) Solaris
2 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (38.10%) Performance Testing
3 14 (33.33%) Coaching
4 13 (30.95%) Mentoring
4 13 (30.95%) Test Automation
5 12 (28.57%) Automation Testing
5 12 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (26.19%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (21.43%) CMMI
7 9 (21.43%) Manual Testing
7 9 (21.43%) Stress Testing
8 8 (19.05%) QA Automation
8 8 (19.05%) Regression Testing
8 8 (19.05%) Workflow
9 7 (16.67%) Automated Testing
10 6 (14.29%) DevOps
10 6 (14.29%) Functional Testing
11 5 (11.90%) Test Strategy
11 5 (11.90%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (57.14%) C#
2 14 (33.33%) Java
2 14 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
3 4 (9.52%) PHP
4 1 (2.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (26.19%) QA
2 9 (21.43%) Section 508
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 12 (28.57%) HP
2 9 (21.43%) Oracle
3 4 (9.52%) F5
4 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco
5 1 (2.38%) EMC