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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Testing
Rank 224 207 180
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -27
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 17 42 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.25% 0.59% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.71% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 8 40 39
Average salary £35,000 £53,750 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.88% +41.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,100 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £43,750 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-5.14% +15.13%
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
5750 5927 4521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 86.06% 83.37% 81.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4610 4697 3503
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 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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 -12 10 £42,500 -20.93%
South Yorkshire - 3 £37,500 - 2
Load Testing
England

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 26 (83.87%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (61.29%) C#
2 19 (61.29%) .NET
3 18 (58.06%) SQL
4 16 (51.61%) Retail
5 14 (45.16%) Software Engineering
5 14 (45.16%) Software Testing
5 14 (45.16%) ASP.NET
6 13 (41.94%) HTML
6 13 (41.94%) Pharmaceutical
6 13 (41.94%) WPF
6 13 (41.94%) HTML5
6 13 (41.94%) Agile Testing
7 12 (38.71%) Integration Testing
8 11 (35.48%) Performance Testing
8 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
9 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
9 10 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (29.03%) NHS
10 9 (29.03%) Automated Testing
11 8 (25.81%) Apache Flex
12 7 (22.58%) Apple iOS
12 7 (22.58%) Banking
12 7 (22.58%) Finance
13 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
13 6 (19.35%) Service Delivery
13 6 (19.35%) JIRA
13 6 (19.35%) Test Management
13 6 (19.35%) HP Quality Center
14 5 (16.13%) Moq

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.23%) CMS
1 1 (3.23%) Drupal
1 1 (3.23%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.23%) SaaS
2 1 (3.23%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) JIRA
2 5 (16.13%) Moq
2 5 (16.13%) ReSharper
2 5 (16.13%) SoapUI
3 4 (12.90%) JUnit
3 4 (12.90%) NUnit
4 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (6.45%) JMeter
4 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
4 2 (6.45%) LoadRunner
5 1 (3.23%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (3.23%) Facilita Forecast
5 1 (3.23%) LoadUI
5 1 (3.23%) Selenium
5 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
General
1 16 (51.61%) Retail
2 13 (41.94%) Pharmaceutical
3 7 (22.58%) Banking
3 7 (22.58%) Finance
4 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Software Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Tester
3 5 (16.13%) Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Test Manager
3 5 (16.13%) Technical Tester
4 4 (12.90%) Test Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Agile Test Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Programmer
6 1 (3.23%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (3.23%) Programmer
6 1 (3.23%) Software Tester
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 1 (3.23%) Test Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) Functional Tester
6 1 (3.23%) Performance Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (61.29%) .NET
2 14 (45.16%) ASP.NET
3 13 (41.94%) HTML
3 13 (41.94%) WPF
3 13 (41.94%) HTML5
4 8 (25.81%) Apache Flex
5 5 (16.13%) XML
6 2 (6.45%) Web Services
7 1 (3.23%) CSS
7 1 (3.23%) Gherkin
7 1 (3.23%) WCF
7 1 (3.23%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) NHS
2 5 (16.13%) Private Cloud
3 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.23%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.23%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.23%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.45%) Android
2 2 (6.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (83.87%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (45.16%) Software Engineering
2 14 (45.16%) Software Testing
3 13 (41.94%) Agile Testing
4 12 (38.71%) Integration Testing
5 11 (35.48%) Performance Testing
6 10 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (29.03%) Automated Testing
8 6 (19.35%) Service Delivery
8 6 (19.35%) Test Management
9 5 (16.13%) Analytics
9 5 (16.13%) Test Planning
9 5 (16.13%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (12.90%) Benchmarking
10 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
10 4 (12.90%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (12.90%) Technical Analysis
10 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
10 4 (12.90%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) C#
2 18 (58.06%) SQL
3 5 (16.13%) Java
4 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.23%) C++
5 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
1 2 (6.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (6.45%) ISTQB
1 2 (6.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) QA
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) Apple
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle
4 1 (3.23%) HP
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