The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Load Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Testing
South East / Berkshire
Rank 175 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 9 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.27% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% - -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Median salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £39,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +8.97% -12.35%  

Load Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2849 4308 4643
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 85.45% 87.14% 86.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2243 3457 3341
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Load Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Load Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Load Testing in Berkshire

Load Testing
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Load Testing in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Load Testing in Berkshire

Load Testing
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Load Testing in Berkshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Load Testing in Berkshire

Load Testing
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Testing within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Reading - 4 £35,000 -
Maidenhead - 3 £70,000 -
Bracknell - 1 £52,500 - 1
Load Testing
South East

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Load Testing.

1 9 (64.29%) SQL
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (64.29%) SDLC
2 7 (50.00%) SaaS
2 7 (50.00%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 6 (42.86%) .NET
3 6 (42.86%) Bash Shell
3 6 (42.86%) Docker
3 6 (42.86%) DevOps
3 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
3 6 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (42.86%) Load Balancing
3 6 (42.86%) Docker Swarm
4 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 4 (28.57%) IIS
5 4 (28.57%) Windows
5 4 (28.57%) QA
5 4 (28.57%) Degree
5 4 (28.57%) Kubernetes
6 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
6 3 (21.43%) Ajax
6 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
6 3 (21.43%) LINQ
6 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
6 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
6 3 (21.43%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Linux

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 4 (28.57%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (50.00%) SaaS
2 2 (14.29%) Akamai
3 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Couchbase
2 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
2 2 (14.29%) OLAP
2 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 2 (14.29%) Riak
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 2 (14.29%) CircleCI
2 2 (14.29%) Gatling
2 2 (14.29%) JMeter
2 2 (14.29%) JUnit
2 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA
3 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) QA Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Test Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) QA Automation Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) QA Test Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) QA Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Tester
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Lead DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) QA Automation Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Senior UAT Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Software QA Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Software QA Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Telematics Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) UAT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
2 3 (21.43%) Ajax
2 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
2 3 (21.43%) CSS
2 3 (21.43%) HTML
2 3 (21.43%) LINQ
3 2 (14.29%) Silverlight
3 2 (14.29%) WCF
3 2 (14.29%) WPF
3 2 (14.29%) WSE
3 2 (14.29%) XHTML
3 2 (14.29%) XSD
3 2 (14.29%) XSLT
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
4 1 (7.14%) LINQ to SQL
4 1 (7.14%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (7.14%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Android
3 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
3 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (64.29%) SDLC
2 6 (42.86%) DevOps
2 6 (42.86%) Load Balancing
2 6 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (21.43%) MVC
4 3 (21.43%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (21.43%) OOP
4 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
4 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
5 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) OOD
5 2 (14.29%) Security Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Service Management
5 2 (14.29%) Stress Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 6 (42.86%) Bash Shell
4 3 (21.43%) C
4 3 (21.43%) C#
4 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 2 (14.29%) C++
5 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 2 (14.29%) XPath
6 1 (7.14%) Perl
6 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Docker Swarm
2 4 (28.57%) Kubernetes
3 2 (14.29%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Concur
2 2 (14.29%) New Relic
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 2 (14.29%) SAP
2 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
3 1 (7.14%) Sage
3 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £200 - £250 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago