The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Testing
London / City of London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 228 254 295
Rank change year-on-year +26 +41  
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 8 8 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.16% 0.13% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.14% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 22
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +23.07%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  

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 the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4596 5757 9274
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 89.29% 90.68% 89.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4057 5256 7948
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Load Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

Load Testing
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Load Testing in the City of London

Load Testing
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Load Testing in the City of London over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Load Testing in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 City of London region with a requirement for Load Testing.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) PHP
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) MySQL
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Apache
2 7 (87.50%) Python
2 7 (87.50%) E-Commerce
2 7 (87.50%) InterSystems Cache
2 7 (87.50%) Ruby
2 7 (87.50%) Google
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat
2 7 (87.50%) CentOS
2 7 (87.50%) nginx
2 7 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (87.50%) Bash Shell
2 7 (87.50%) Varnish
2 7 (87.50%) Puppet
2 7 (87.50%) NoSQL
2 7 (87.50%) High Availability
2 7 (87.50%) Redis
2 7 (87.50%) Rackspace Cloud
2 7 (87.50%) Rackspace
2 7 (87.50%) Jenkins
2 7 (87.50%) Go
2 7 (87.50%) HAProxy
2 7 (87.50%) Ansible
2 7 (87.50%) Docker
2 7 (87.50%) DevOps

Load Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 7 (87.50%) Apache
1 7 (87.50%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (87.50%) Google Cloud Platform
1 7 (87.50%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) InterSystems Cache
1 7 (87.50%) MySQL
1 7 (87.50%) NoSQL
1 7 (87.50%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) Appium
2 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 1 (12.50%) JMeter
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Administrator
1 7 (87.50%) DevOps Administrator
1 7 (87.50%) DevOps Engineer
1 7 (87.50%) DevOps Systems Engineer
1 7 (87.50%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (87.50%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (12.50%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) CentOS
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) DevOps
1 7 (87.50%) E-Commerce
1 7 (87.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
2 1 (12.50%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) Bash Shell
2 7 (87.50%) Go
2 7 (87.50%) PHP
2 7 (87.50%) Python
2 7 (87.50%) Ruby
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Docker
1 7 (87.50%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) Ansible
1 7 (87.50%) HAProxy
1 7 (87.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Google
1 7 (87.50%) Rackspace
1 7 (87.50%) Red Hat
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: excellent salary, bonus, bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, Glasgow
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago