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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Testing
Rank 246 232 205
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -27
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 11 27 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.15% 0.37% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.44% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 10 27 18
Average salary £40,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.71% -7.89%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+27.14% -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
6470 6102 4643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 86.92% 83.53% 80.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5205 4731 3646
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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
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 27 March 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
South Yorkshire - 8 £44,500 - 2
West Yorkshire -25 3 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Load Testing
England

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 22 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (42.31%) Performance Testing
3 8 (30.77%) Integration Testing
3 8 (30.77%) Test Management
4 7 (26.92%) Banking
4 7 (26.92%) Retail
4 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
4 7 (26.92%) Apple iOS
4 7 (26.92%) SoapUI
4 7 (26.92%) Finance
4 7 (26.92%) SQL
4 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
4 7 (26.92%) Visual Studio
4 7 (26.92%) XML
5 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 6 (23.08%) .NET
5 6 (23.08%) C#
5 6 (23.08%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (23.08%) JIRA
6 5 (19.23%) ReSharper
6 5 (19.23%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (19.23%) Automated Testing
6 5 (19.23%) Software Testing
6 5 (19.23%) WPF
6 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
6 5 (19.23%) HTML5
6 5 (19.23%) Moq
6 5 (19.23%) Cucumber
6 5 (19.23%) Gherkin
6 5 (19.23%) Big Data

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (7.69%) WebLogic
1 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
1 2 (7.69%) WebLogic Portal
1 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) HTTP
1 2 (7.69%) Internet
1 2 (7.69%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 5 (19.23%) Big Data
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) OLTP
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Visual Studio
1 7 (26.92%) SoapUI
2 6 (23.08%) JIRA
3 5 (19.23%) ReSharper
3 5 (19.23%) QuickTest Pro
3 5 (19.23%) Moq
3 5 (19.23%) Cucumber
4 4 (15.38%) LoadRunner
4 4 (15.38%) JMeter
5 1 (3.85%) Selenium
5 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.85%) Facilita Forecast
5 1 (3.85%) LoadUI
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
1 7 (26.92%) Banking
1 7 (26.92%) Retail
2 5 (19.23%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Test Analyst
1 7 (26.92%) Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) Test Manager
2 5 (19.23%) Software Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Test Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Agile Test Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Tester
5 2 (7.69%) AWS Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) DBA
6 1 (3.85%) Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Test Specialist
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Tester
6 1 (3.85%) C++ Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Web Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) XML
2 6 (23.08%) .NET
3 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET
3 5 (19.23%) HTML
3 5 (19.23%) WPF
3 5 (19.23%) HTML5
3 5 (19.23%) Gherkin
4 2 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (7.69%) Web Services
4 2 (7.69%) SOAP
4 2 (7.69%) J2EE
5 1 (3.85%) MFC
5 1 (3.85%) COM
5 1 (3.85%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Symmetrix
1 2 (7.69%) Clustering
1 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 2 (7.69%) RIA
1 2 (7.69%) Open Source
2 1 (3.85%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Apple iOS
2 4 (15.38%) Windows
3 3 (11.54%) Linux
4 2 (7.69%) Solaris
4 2 (7.69%) Android
5 1 (3.85%) CentOS
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (42.31%) Performance Testing
3 8 (30.77%) Integration Testing
3 8 (30.77%) Test Management
4 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
5 5 (19.23%) Software Testing
5 5 (19.23%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (19.23%) Automated Testing
5 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (19.23%) Agile Testing
5 5 (19.23%) Analytics
5 5 (19.23%) Test Planning
6 4 (15.38%) Functional Testing
6 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
6 4 (15.38%) Web Testing
7 3 (11.54%) Validation
8 2 (7.69%) Scrum
8 2 (7.69%) UML
8 2 (7.69%) Project Management
8 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) SQL
2 6 (23.08%) C#
3 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.54%) Java
5 2 (7.69%) C++
6 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) ISEB
1 2 (7.69%) ISTQB
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
1 2 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) Apple
3 2 (7.69%) F5
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco
3 2 (7.69%) EMC
4 1 (3.85%) HP
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