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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Testing
Rank 208 249 177
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -72
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 41 12 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.61% 0.17% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.20% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 29 12 35
Average salary £44,500 £60,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.83% +76.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £40,250 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,969 £41,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-4.95% +10.81%
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
5903 5924 4510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 88.49% 82.83% 85.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4829 4598 3547
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 - 25 £32,000 - 1
West Yorkshire +17 16 £47,500 -20.83%
Load Testing
England

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 54 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (47.62%) C#
2 30 (47.62%) .NET
3 28 (44.44%) Integration Testing
4 27 (42.86%) SQL
4 27 (42.86%) Software Testing
5 25 (39.68%) Retail
5 25 (39.68%) ASP.NET
6 24 (38.10%) Agile Testing
7 23 (36.51%) NHS
7 23 (36.51%) Software Engineering
8 22 (34.92%) Pharmaceutical
8 22 (34.92%) HTML
8 22 (34.92%) HTML5
8 22 (34.92%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (34.92%) WPF
8 22 (34.92%) Apache Flex
9 19 (30.16%) Performance Testing
10 18 (28.57%) Test Management
11 14 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
11 14 (22.22%) JIRA
12 13 (20.63%) Penetration Testing
12 13 (20.63%) Banking
12 13 (20.63%) Finance
12 13 (20.63%) Test Planning
13 12 (19.05%) Test Scripting
14 11 (17.46%) Mentoring
14 11 (17.46%) Coaching
14 11 (17.46%) People Management
14 11 (17.46%) Automated Testing

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.59%) CMS
1 1 (1.59%) Drupal
1 1 (1.59%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.17%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.59%) SaaS
3 1 (1.59%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (22.22%) JIRA
2 8 (12.70%) Cucumber
3 7 (11.11%) JMeter
3 7 (11.11%) HP UFT
4 6 (9.52%) Visual Studio
5 4 (6.35%) JUnit
5 4 (6.35%) NUnit
5 4 (6.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (4.76%) LoadUI
6 3 (4.76%) Selenium
6 3 (4.76%) LoadRunner
7 2 (3.17%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.59%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 25 (39.68%) Retail
2 22 (34.92%) Pharmaceutical
3 13 (20.63%) Finance
3 13 (20.63%) Banking
4 4 (6.35%) Games
5 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (34.92%) Software Engineer
2 13 (20.63%) Test Manager
3 11 (17.46%) Senior Software Engineer
4 8 (12.70%) Analyst
4 8 (12.70%) Tester
5 7 (11.11%) Test Analyst
5 7 (11.11%) Agile Test Analyst
6 6 (9.52%) Automated Test Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) Test Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Technical Tester
9 3 (4.76%) Software Tester
10 2 (3.17%) Trainer
11 1 (1.59%) Systems Administrator
11 1 (1.59%) Analyst Programmer
11 1 (1.59%) Programmer
11 1 (1.59%) Senior Analyst
11 1 (1.59%) Senior Analyst Programmer
11 1 (1.59%) Test Specialist
11 1 (1.59%) Senior Programmer
11 1 (1.59%) Performance Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (47.62%) .NET
2 25 (39.68%) ASP.NET
3 22 (34.92%) HTML
3 22 (34.92%) Apache Flex
3 22 (34.92%) WPF
3 22 (34.92%) HTML5
4 6 (9.52%) Gherkin
4 6 (9.52%) Web Services
5 1 (1.59%) CSS
5 1 (1.59%) jQuery
5 1 (1.59%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (36.51%) NHS
2 3 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.59%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.35%) Linux
1 4 (6.35%) Debian
1 4 (6.35%) Ubuntu
1 4 (6.35%) CentOS
1 4 (6.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (44.44%) Integration Testing
3 27 (42.86%) Software Testing
4 24 (38.10%) Agile Testing
5 23 (36.51%) Software Engineering
6 22 (34.92%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (30.16%) Performance Testing
8 18 (28.57%) Test Management
9 13 (20.63%) Penetration Testing
9 13 (20.63%) Test Planning
10 12 (19.05%) Test Scripting
11 11 (17.46%) Automated Testing
11 11 (17.46%) Mentoring
11 11 (17.46%) Coaching
11 11 (17.46%) People Management
12 8 (12.70%) Performance Tuning
12 8 (12.70%) Security Testing
13 6 (9.52%) BDD
13 6 (9.52%) TDD
14 5 (7.94%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 30 (47.62%) C#
2 27 (42.86%) SQL
3 5 (7.94%) Java
4 4 (6.35%) Python
5 2 (3.17%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.59%) C++
6 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (3.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 14 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (6.35%) Puppet
2 4 (6.35%) Vagrant
2 4 (6.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.35%) Oracle
3 3 (4.76%) HP
4 1 (1.59%) Google
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum
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