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

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Testing
Rank 225 219 183
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -36
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 18 41 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.26% 0.55% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.66% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 13 40 38
Average salary £36,500 £39,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.59% +3.94%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +7.89%
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
6079 6239 4597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 86.23% 83.48% 81.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4845 4878 3559
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 7 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 7 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
(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
South Yorkshire - 9 £37,500 - 2
West Yorkshire -22 6 £42,500 +7.59%
Load Testing
England

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 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 24 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (48.28%) C#
2 14 (48.28%) SQL
2 14 (48.28%) .NET
3 12 (41.38%) Retail
4 11 (37.93%) Performance Testing
4 11 (37.93%) SQL Server
5 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET
5 10 (34.48%) Software Engineering
5 10 (34.48%) Software Testing
6 9 (31.03%) WPF
6 9 (31.03%) HTML5
6 9 (31.03%) HTML
6 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
6 9 (31.03%) Pharmaceutical
6 9 (31.03%) Agile Testing
7 8 (27.59%) Integration Testing
8 7 (24.14%) Banking
8 7 (24.14%) Automated Testing
8 7 (24.14%) Finance
8 7 (24.14%) XML
8 7 (24.14%) Apple iOS
9 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
9 6 (20.69%) Java
9 6 (20.69%) JIRA
9 6 (20.69%) Test Management
9 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (20.69%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (17.24%) Moq
10 5 (17.24%) SoapUI

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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 2 (6.90%) WebLogic
1 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
1 2 (6.90%) WebLogic Portal
1 2 (6.90%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.45%) Umbraco
2 1 (3.45%) Drupal
2 1 (3.45%) CMS
2 1 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.45%) SaaS
2 1 (3.45%) PaaS
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) HTTP
1 2 (6.90%) Internet
1 2 (6.90%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (37.93%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) Big Data
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.45%) OLTP
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) JIRA
2 5 (17.24%) Moq
2 5 (17.24%) SoapUI
2 5 (17.24%) ReSharper
3 3 (10.34%) NUnit
3 3 (10.34%) JUnit
4 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
4 2 (6.90%) LoadRunner
4 2 (6.90%) JMeter
4 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.45%) Selenium
5 1 (3.45%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (3.45%) Facilita Forecast
5 1 (3.45%) LoadUI
General
1 12 (41.38%) Retail
2 9 (31.03%) Pharmaceutical
3 7 (24.14%) Banking
3 7 (24.14%) Finance
4 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Software Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Tester
3 5 (17.24%) Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Test Manager
4 4 (13.79%) Test Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Technical Tester
4 4 (13.79%) Agile Test Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) AWS Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Performance Test Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Functional Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Development DBA
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Programmer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 1 (3.45%) Test Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Software Tester
6 1 (3.45%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (48.28%) .NET
2 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET
3 9 (31.03%) WPF
3 9 (31.03%) HTML5
3 9 (31.03%) HTML
4 7 (24.14%) XML
5 4 (13.79%) Web Services
5 4 (13.79%) Apache Flex
6 2 (6.90%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (6.90%) J2EE
6 2 (6.90%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (3.45%) Gherkin
7 1 (3.45%) jQuery
7 1 (3.45%) WCF
7 1 (3.45%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) NHS
1 5 (17.24%) Private Cloud
2 2 (6.90%) Symmetrix
2 2 (6.90%) Clustering
2 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.90%) RIA
2 2 (6.90%) Open Source
3 1 (3.45%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.45%) Replication
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.90%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Solaris
2 2 (6.90%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (37.93%) Performance Testing
3 10 (34.48%) Software Engineering
3 10 (34.48%) Software Testing
4 9 (31.03%) Agile Testing
5 8 (27.59%) Integration Testing
6 7 (24.14%) Automated Testing
7 6 (20.69%) Test Management
7 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (17.24%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
8 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (17.24%) Analytics
8 5 (17.24%) Test Planning
9 4 (13.79%) Functional Testing
9 4 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (13.79%) Web Testing
10 3 (10.34%) Database Tuning
10 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
10 3 (10.34%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) C#
1 14 (48.28%) SQL
2 6 (20.69%) Java
3 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (6.90%) ISEB
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
1 2 (6.90%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) Apple
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco
4 2 (6.90%) EMC
4 2 (6.90%) F5
5 1 (3.45%) HP
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