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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank 206 221 261
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +40
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 23 29 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.43% 0.47% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.53% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 23 21 8
Median salary £40,000 £60,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +64.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £46,000 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £62,500 £41,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.60% +8.23%
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
4730 5487 6561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 88.98% 88.41% 88.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4081 4480 5256
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +30 22 £40,000 -33.33% 1
North Yorkshire - 1 £19,500 -
Load Testing
England

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 30 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 26 (57.78%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (46.67%) C#
4 20 (44.44%) Finance
5 19 (42.22%) ISTQB
6 13 (28.89%) Mentoring
6 13 (28.89%) Coaching
7 12 (26.67%) Automated Testing
8 11 (24.44%) JMeter
8 11 (24.44%) Java
8 11 (24.44%) SQL
8 11 (24.44%) Selenium
8 11 (24.44%) Manual Testing
9 10 (22.22%) Test Automation
9 10 (22.22%) Test Strategy
10 9 (20.00%) JIRA
10 9 (20.00%) Regression Testing
11 7 (15.56%) Scrum
12 6 (13.33%) Software Testing
12 6 (13.33%) .NET
12 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET
12 6 (13.33%) CRM
12 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
12 6 (13.33%) LoadRunner
12 6 (13.33%) System Testing
12 6 (13.33%) Test Management
12 6 (13.33%) Test Scripting
12 6 (13.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server

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 3 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (2.22%) CMS
2 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.22%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.22%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (2.22%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) BGP
1 3 (6.67%) DNS
1 3 (6.67%) HTTP
1 3 (6.67%) Internet
1 3 (6.67%) Network Security
2 1 (2.22%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) Informix
1 3 (6.67%) MySQL
2 2 (4.44%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (24.44%) JMeter
1 11 (24.44%) Selenium
2 9 (20.00%) JIRA
3 6 (13.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 6 (13.33%) LoadRunner
3 6 (13.33%) Robot Framework
3 6 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (11.11%) eggPlant
4 5 (11.11%) HP UFT
5 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.22%) Cucumber
General
1 20 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (51.11%) Tester
2 19 (42.22%) Performance Tester
3 13 (28.89%) Analyst
3 13 (28.89%) Lead Tester
3 13 (28.89%) Test Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) Performance Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) Performance Test Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Test Leader
6 3 (6.67%) Architect
6 3 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Automation Tester
7 2 (4.44%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Java Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Software Tester
7 2 (4.44%) Test Automation Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Automation Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) QA Test Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Software QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.33%) .NET
1 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET
2 4 (8.89%) Hibernate
2 4 (8.89%) Spring
3 3 (6.67%) LAMP
3 3 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (6.67%) Web Services
3 3 (6.67%) XML
4 2 (4.44%) Node.js
5 1 (2.22%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (2.22%) Gherkin
5 1 (2.22%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Clustering
1 3 (6.67%) RIA
2 2 (4.44%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.22%) NHS
3 1 (2.22%) Symmetrix
3 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (2.22%) Android
2 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.22%) Solaris
2 1 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 26 (57.78%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (28.89%) Coaching
3 13 (28.89%) Mentoring
4 12 (26.67%) Automated Testing
5 11 (24.44%) Manual Testing
6 10 (22.22%) Test Automation
6 10 (22.22%) Test Strategy
7 9 (20.00%) Regression Testing
8 7 (15.56%) Scrum
9 6 (13.33%) CRM
9 6 (13.33%) Defect Tracking
9 6 (13.33%) Functional Testing
9 6 (13.33%) Non-Functional Testing
9 6 (13.33%) Software Testing
9 6 (13.33%) System Testing
9 6 (13.33%) Test Management
9 6 (13.33%) Test Scripting
9 6 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 21 (46.67%) C#
2 11 (24.44%) Java
2 11 (24.44%) SQL
3 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.67%) PHP
4 1 (2.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (42.22%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) QA
2 2 (4.44%) Section 508
Vendors
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.11%) HP
3 3 (6.67%) F5
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco
5 1 (2.22%) EMC