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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank 231 249 239
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -10
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 20 12 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.31% 0.17% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.19% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 20 11 21
Average salary £60,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £44,500 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
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
5525 6287 5668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 86.95% 88.35% 85.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4595 5175 4285
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 14 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Testing within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(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 +22 20 £60,000 +71.42% 1
Load Testing
England

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 46 (90.20%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (62.75%) Performance Testing
3 30 (58.82%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (43.14%) System Integration Testing
5 21 (41.18%) SDLC
5 21 (41.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 21 (41.18%) Android
5 21 (41.18%) Software Architecture
5 21 (41.18%) BDD
5 21 (41.18%) Apple iOS
5 21 (41.18%) Service Delivery
5 21 (41.18%) TDD
5 21 (41.18%) Requirements Analysis
5 21 (41.18%) Degree
5 21 (41.18%) Computer Science
5 21 (41.18%) Windows
5 21 (41.18%) N-Tier
5 21 (41.18%) SOA
5 21 (41.18%) ISEB
6 16 (31.37%) Software Testing
7 14 (27.45%) .NET
8 13 (25.49%) Retail
8 13 (25.49%) Functional Testing
9 12 (23.53%) Non-Functional Testing
9 12 (23.53%) SQL
10 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET
10 10 (19.61%) Web Services
10 10 (19.61%) C#
10 10 (19.61%) Agile Testing
11 9 (17.65%) Integration Testing

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 5 (9.80%) Apache
1 5 (9.80%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Amazon S3
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.96%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) BGP
1 5 (9.80%) DNS
1 5 (9.80%) HTTP
1 5 (9.80%) Internet
1 5 (9.80%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) Big Data
1 5 (9.80%) Informix
1 5 (9.80%) MySQL
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.96%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 7 (13.73%) JIRA
2 6 (11.76%) Selenium
3 4 (7.84%) Hudson
3 4 (7.84%) WebDriver
4 3 (5.88%) Cucumber
4 3 (5.88%) HP UFT
5 2 (3.92%) JMeter
5 2 (3.92%) LoadRunner
5 2 (3.92%) LoadUI
5 2 (3.92%) SoapUI
5 2 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.96%) CruiseControl
6 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (25.49%) Retail
2 7 (13.73%) Banking
2 7 (13.73%) Finance
2 7 (13.73%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 30 (58.82%) Test Engineer
2 21 (41.18%) Technical Engineer
3 8 (15.69%) Software Engineer
3 8 (15.69%) Software Test Engineer
4 7 (13.73%) Test Manager
5 5 (9.80%) Architect
5 5 (9.80%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (7.84%) Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Test Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Test Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Software Tester
8 2 (3.92%) Tester
8 2 (3.92%) Trainer
9 1 (1.96%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (27.45%) .NET
2 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET
2 10 (19.61%) Web Services
3 8 (15.69%) HTML
3 8 (15.69%) HTML5
3 8 (15.69%) WPF
4 7 (13.73%) Apache Flex
5 5 (9.80%) LAMP
5 5 (9.80%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (9.80%) XML
6 4 (7.84%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.96%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 21 (41.18%) Computer Science
1 21 (41.18%) N-Tier
2 7 (13.73%) NHS
3 5 (9.80%) Clustering
3 5 (9.80%) RIA
4 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 21 (41.18%) Android
1 21 (41.18%) Apple iOS
1 21 (41.18%) Windows
2 6 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (90.20%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (62.75%) Performance Testing
3 30 (58.82%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (43.14%) System Integration Testing
5 21 (41.18%) BDD
5 21 (41.18%) Requirements Analysis
5 21 (41.18%) SDLC
5 21 (41.18%) Service Delivery
5 21 (41.18%) SOA
5 21 (41.18%) Software Architecture
5 21 (41.18%) TDD
6 16 (31.37%) Software Testing
7 13 (25.49%) Functional Testing
8 12 (23.53%) Non-Functional Testing
9 10 (19.61%) Agile Testing
10 9 (17.65%) Automated Testing
10 9 (17.65%) Integration Testing
11 8 (15.69%) Software Engineering
11 8 (15.69%) Test Management
12 7 (13.73%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.53%) SQL
2 10 (19.61%) C#
3 5 (9.80%) JavaScript
3 5 (9.80%) PHP
4 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.96%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (41.18%) Degree
1 21 (41.18%) ISEB
1 21 (41.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (3.92%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (13.73%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.96%) Ansible
2 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.96%) Puppet
2 1 (1.96%) Salt
Vendors
1 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.80%) F5
3 2 (3.92%) HP
4 1 (1.96%) Sony
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago