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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank 214 218 254
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +36
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 17 43 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.30% 0.64% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.71% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 17 30 15
Median salary £38,000 £44,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.60% -25.83%
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £37,937 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.07% -10.73%
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
5007 6097 6194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 88.98% 90.35% 85.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4108 5008 4801
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +12 13 £38,000 -20.00% 1
South Yorkshire -13 4 £42,500 +32.81% 1
Load Testing
England

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (52.94%) C#
3 17 (50.00%) Selenium
4 15 (44.12%) Performance Testing
5 14 (41.18%) HP UFT
6 13 (38.24%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (35.29%) Java
7 12 (35.29%) SQL
8 11 (32.35%) Test Automation
8 11 (32.35%) Coaching
9 10 (29.41%) Mentoring
9 10 (29.41%) Automation Testing
9 10 (29.41%) eggPlant
9 10 (29.41%) HP
9 10 (29.41%) ISTQB
9 10 (29.41%) Finance
10 9 (26.47%) Hibernate
10 9 (26.47%) JIRA
10 9 (26.47%) Spring
10 9 (26.47%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (26.47%) QA
11 7 (20.59%) Stress Testing
11 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
11 7 (20.59%) Section 508
11 7 (20.59%) Virtual Team
11 7 (20.59%) QA Automation
11 7 (20.59%) System Integration Testing
11 7 (20.59%) Legal
11 7 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (20.59%) CMMI

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 (8.82%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) BGP
1 3 (8.82%) DNS
1 3 (8.82%) HTTP
1 3 (8.82%) Internet
1 3 (8.82%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) Big Data
1 3 (8.82%) Informix
1 3 (8.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (50.00%) Selenium
2 14 (41.18%) HP UFT
3 10 (29.41%) eggPlant
4 9 (26.47%) JIRA
5 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
6 6 (17.65%) LoadRunner
7 4 (11.76%) JMeter
7 4 (11.76%) SoapUI
7 4 (11.76%) Visual Studio
8 2 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
8 2 (5.88%) Robot Framework
8 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (29.41%) Finance
2 7 (20.59%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (55.88%) Tester
2 10 (29.41%) Lead Tester
2 10 (29.41%) Performance Tester
3 4 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Java Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Software Tester
3 4 (11.76%) Test Automation Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Test Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Selenium Tester
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Tester
4 3 (8.82%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Automation Tester
5 2 (5.88%) QA Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Test Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Test Leader
6 1 (2.94%) QA Tester
6 1 (2.94%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) Hibernate
1 9 (26.47%) Spring
2 4 (11.76%) SOAP
2 4 (11.76%) Web Services
3 3 (8.82%) LAMP
3 3 (8.82%) Node.js
3 3 (8.82%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (8.82%) XML
4 2 (5.88%) .NET
4 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Virtual Team
2 3 (8.82%) Clustering
2 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.82%) N-Tier
2 3 (8.82%) RIA
3 1 (2.94%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Windows
2 3 (8.82%) Android
2 3 (8.82%) Apple iOS
2 3 (8.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (44.12%) Performance Testing
3 13 (38.24%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (32.35%) Coaching
4 11 (32.35%) Test Automation
5 10 (29.41%) Automation Testing
5 10 (29.41%) Mentoring
6 9 (26.47%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (20.59%) CMMI
7 7 (20.59%) QA Automation
7 7 (20.59%) Stress Testing
7 7 (20.59%) System Integration Testing
8 6 (17.65%) Functional Testing
9 5 (14.71%) Manual Testing
9 5 (14.71%) SDLC
9 5 (14.71%) Test Strategy
10 4 (11.76%) Defect Management
10 4 (11.76%) Integration Testing
10 4 (11.76%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) C#
2 12 (35.29%) Java
2 12 (35.29%) SQL
3 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.82%) PHP
4 1 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) ISTQB
2 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) ISEB
2 3 (8.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (26.47%) QA
2 7 (20.59%) Section 508
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) HP
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle
3 3 (8.82%) F5
4 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago