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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Testing
Rank 213 225 182
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -43
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 41 32 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.59% 0.45% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.55% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 20 30 34
Average salary £44,500 £60,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.83% +58.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £41,575 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +18.42%
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
6058 5864 4444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 87.85% 82.71% 83.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4955 4597 3422
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,350 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
(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
West Yorkshire -2 23 £47,500 -20.83% 2
South Yorkshire - 17 £38,250 - 5
Load Testing
England

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 50 (86.21%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (48.28%) Integration Testing
2 28 (48.28%) C#
2 28 (48.28%) .NET
3 27 (46.55%) SQL
4 23 (39.66%) ASP.NET
4 23 (39.66%) NHS
4 23 (39.66%) Retail
4 23 (39.66%) Software Engineering
4 23 (39.66%) Software Testing
5 22 (37.93%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (37.93%) WPF
5 22 (37.93%) Apache Flex
5 22 (37.93%) Pharmaceutical
5 22 (37.93%) HTML
5 22 (37.93%) HTML5
5 22 (37.93%) Agile Testing
6 20 (34.48%) Performance Testing
7 16 (27.59%) Test Management
8 14 (24.14%) JIRA
8 14 (24.14%) HP Quality Center
9 13 (22.41%) Test Planning
9 13 (22.41%) Penetration Testing
9 13 (22.41%) Banking
9 13 (22.41%) Finance
10 11 (18.97%) Automated Testing
10 11 (18.97%) Mentoring
10 11 (18.97%) Coaching
10 11 (18.97%) People Management
11 10 (17.24%) Test Scripting

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (1.72%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.72%) CMS
1 1 (1.72%) Drupal
1 1 (1.72%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.72%) SaaS
2 1 (1.72%) PaaS
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (24.14%) JIRA
2 5 (8.62%) JMeter
3 4 (6.90%) NUnit
3 4 (6.90%) JUnit
3 4 (6.90%) Visual Studio
3 4 (6.90%) Cucumber
4 3 (5.17%) HP UFT
5 2 (3.45%) LoadRunner
5 2 (3.45%) Selenium
5 2 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.72%) Facilita Forecast
6 1 (1.72%) LoadUI
General
1 23 (39.66%) Retail
2 22 (37.93%) Pharmaceutical
3 13 (22.41%) Finance
3 13 (22.41%) Banking
4 3 (5.17%) Games
5 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (37.93%) Software Engineer
2 13 (22.41%) Test Manager
3 11 (18.97%) Analyst
3 11 (18.97%) Senior Software Engineer
4 10 (17.24%) Test Analyst
4 10 (17.24%) Agile Test Analyst
5 6 (10.34%) Automated Test Analyst
5 6 (10.34%) Tester
6 4 (6.90%) Technical Tester
7 2 (3.45%) Test Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (1.72%) Software Tester
8 1 (1.72%) Analyst Programmer
8 1 (1.72%) Programmer
8 1 (1.72%) Senior Programmer
8 1 (1.72%) Senior Test Analyst
8 1 (1.72%) Senior Analyst Programmer
8 1 (1.72%) Test Specialist
8 1 (1.72%) Performance Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (48.28%) .NET
2 23 (39.66%) ASP.NET
3 22 (37.93%) HTML
3 22 (37.93%) Apache Flex
3 22 (37.93%) WPF
3 22 (37.93%) HTML5
4 4 (6.90%) Gherkin
5 2 (3.45%) Web Services
6 1 (1.72%) CSS
6 1 (1.72%) jQuery
6 1 (1.72%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (39.66%) NHS
2 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.72%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.17%) Linux
1 3 (5.17%) Debian
1 3 (5.17%) Ubuntu
1 3 (5.17%) CentOS
1 3 (5.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (86.21%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (48.28%) Integration Testing
3 23 (39.66%) Software Engineering
3 23 (39.66%) Software Testing
4 22 (37.93%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (37.93%) Agile Testing
5 20 (34.48%) Performance Testing
6 16 (27.59%) Test Management
7 13 (22.41%) Test Planning
7 13 (22.41%) Penetration Testing
8 11 (18.97%) Automated Testing
8 11 (18.97%) Mentoring
8 11 (18.97%) Coaching
8 11 (18.97%) People Management
9 10 (17.24%) Test Scripting
10 7 (12.07%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (10.34%) BDD
11 6 (10.34%) Security Testing
11 6 (10.34%) TDD
12 5 (8.62%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (48.28%) C#
2 27 (46.55%) SQL
3 5 (8.62%) Java
4 3 (5.17%) Python
5 2 (3.45%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.72%) C++
6 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) QA
Systems Management
1 14 (24.14%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (5.17%) Puppet
2 3 (5.17%) Vagrant
2 3 (5.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.90%) Oracle
3 1 (1.72%) HP
3 1 (1.72%) Google
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Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
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Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
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