Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Testing
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 244 297 326
Rank change year-on-year +53 +29 +14
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 11 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.17% 0.069% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.078% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 11
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 - £35,000
10th Percentile £37,500 - £32,500
90th Percentile £57,500 - £42,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £41,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.78% -12.11% -5.00%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5450 7706 9608
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 86.25% 88.40% 86.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4251 5880 7478
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £71,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Load Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Load Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

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 6 months to 17 November 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 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +41 6 £40,000 -
Wokingham - 2 £55,000 -
Bracknell - 2 £50,000 -
Load Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 11 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) QA
3 6 (54.55%) Degree
3 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
3 6 (54.55%) .NET
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 6 (54.55%) C#
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (54.55%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (45.45%) Java
5 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 4 (36.36%) HTML
5 4 (36.36%) UML
5 4 (36.36%) OOP
5 4 (36.36%) OO
5 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
5 4 (36.36%) N-Tier
5 4 (36.36%) OOD
5 4 (36.36%) SOA
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (36.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
5 4 (36.36%) CSS
5 4 (36.36%) Web Services
5 4 (36.36%) VB.NET
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (36.36%) MVC

Load Testing
Co-occurring 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 (36.36%) SharePoint
1 4 (36.36%) SharePoint 2010
1 4 (36.36%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) InfoPath
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (36.36%) Selenium
2 4 (36.36%) Subversion
2 4 (36.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (27.27%) Gradle
3 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
3 3 (27.27%) Maven
3 3 (27.27%) Vagrant
4 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
4 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
4 2 (18.18%) Robot Framework
4 2 (18.18%) TeamCity
4 2 (18.18%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) .NET Developer
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
1 4 (36.36%) SharePoint Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Software Test Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Test Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Automation Tester
3 2 (18.18%) QA Automation Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) QA Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Automation Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) Entity Framework
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) HTML5
2 4 (36.36%) jQuery
2 4 (36.36%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (36.36%) LINQ
2 4 (36.36%) LINQ to SQL
2 4 (36.36%) Silverlight
2 4 (36.36%) WCF
2 4 (36.36%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
2 4 (36.36%) Algorithms
2 4 (36.36%) N-Tier
3 2 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Unix
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) Data Architecture
3 4 (36.36%) Functional Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Manual Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Mathematics
3 4 (36.36%) Memory Management
3 4 (36.36%) MVC
3 4 (36.36%) OO
3 4 (36.36%) OOD
3 4 (36.36%) OOP
3 4 (36.36%) QA Automation
3 4 (36.36%) Scrum
3 4 (36.36%) SOA
3 4 (36.36%) Software Architecture
3 4 (36.36%) TDD
3 4 (36.36%) UML
3 4 (36.36%) Use Case
3 4 (36.36%) Workflow
3 4 (36.36%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C#
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) Java
3 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
3 4 (36.36%) VB.NET
4 3 (27.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (18.18%) ISEB
3 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (72.73%) QA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) DevExpress
2 4 (36.36%) Telerik