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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Testing
England / Yorkshire
Rank 222 228 246
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +18
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 3 19 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.057% 0.30% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.063% 0.34% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 14
Median salary £40,000 £60,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +71.42%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.58%

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
4734 5564 6479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 89.78% 87.66% 89.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4063 4613 5280
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 £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
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
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 February 2017. 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 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 +4 3 £40,000 -33.33%
Load Testing
England

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 20 (64.52%) Performance Testing
2 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (41.94%) JMeter
3 13 (41.94%) C#
4 12 (38.71%) Finance
5 11 (35.48%) ISTQB
6 9 (29.03%) Automated Testing
6 9 (29.03%) Manual Testing
7 7 (22.58%) JIRA
8 6 (19.35%) Regression Testing
8 6 (19.35%) Java
8 6 (19.35%) SQL
8 6 (19.35%) System Testing
8 6 (19.35%) Selenium
8 6 (19.35%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (19.35%) Test Automation
9 5 (16.13%) Test Strategy
9 5 (16.13%) Workflow
9 5 (16.13%) Scrum
10 4 (12.90%) Software Testing
10 4 (12.90%) .NET
10 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
10 4 (12.90%) CRM
10 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
10 4 (12.90%) LoadRunner
10 4 (12.90%) Functional Testing
10 4 (12.90%) Non-Functional Testing
10 4 (12.90%) Test Management
10 4 (12.90%) Test Scripting
10 4 (12.90%) Atlassian Bamboo

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 2 (6.45%) Apache
2 1 (3.23%) CMS
2 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.23%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) BGP
1 2 (6.45%) DNS
1 2 (6.45%) HTTP
1 2 (6.45%) Internet
1 2 (6.45%) Network Security
2 1 (3.23%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Informix
1 2 (6.45%) MySQL
2 1 (3.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (41.94%) JMeter
2 7 (22.58%) JIRA
3 6 (19.35%) Selenium
4 4 (12.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
4 4 (12.90%) LoadRunner
4 4 (12.90%) Robot Framework
4 4 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (6.45%) eggPlant
5 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
5 2 (6.45%) HP UFT
6 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
General
1 12 (38.71%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Tester
2 12 (38.71%) Analyst
2 12 (38.71%) Test Analyst
3 11 (35.48%) Performance Tester
4 5 (16.13%) Performance Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Performance Test Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Lead Tester
6 2 (6.45%) Architect
6 2 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Java Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Software Tester
6 2 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Test Leader
7 1 (3.23%) QA Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) QA Tester
7 1 (3.23%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) .NET
1 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.45%) Hibernate
2 2 (6.45%) LAMP
2 2 (6.45%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (6.45%) Spring
2 2 (6.45%) Web Services
2 2 (6.45%) XML
3 1 (3.23%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (3.23%) Gherkin
3 1 (3.23%) J2EE
3 1 (3.23%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Clustering
1 2 (6.45%) RIA
1 2 (6.45%) Virtual Team
2 1 (3.23%) Symmetrix
2 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Android
2 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.23%) Solaris
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) Performance Testing
2 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (29.03%) Automated Testing
3 9 (29.03%) Manual Testing
4 6 (19.35%) Regression Testing
4 6 (19.35%) System Testing
4 6 (19.35%) Test Automation
4 6 (19.35%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (16.13%) Scrum
5 5 (16.13%) Test Strategy
5 5 (16.13%) Workflow
6 4 (12.90%) CRM
6 4 (12.90%) Defect Tracking
6 4 (12.90%) Functional Testing
6 4 (12.90%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (12.90%) Software Testing
6 4 (12.90%) Test Management
6 4 (12.90%) Test Scripting
7 3 (9.68%) Coaching
7 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) C#
2 6 (19.35%) Java
2 6 (19.35%) SQL
3 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.45%) PHP
4 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (35.48%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
2 2 (6.45%) Section 508
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) F5
2 2 (6.45%) HP
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco
3 1 (3.23%) EMC