The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Testing
South West / Devon
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 46 50
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 9 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 2.45% 1.75% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.80% 2.05% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 0
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% -15.73%  

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 Devon with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Devon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 321 244 309
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 87.23% 85.31% 83.97%
Number of salaries quoted 297 220 253
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -2.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Load Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon 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 Devon

Load Testing
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for Load Testing in Devon

Load Testing
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Testing within the Devon region over the 3 months to 29 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
Exeter -6 8 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Load Testing
South West

For the 6 months to 29 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 Devon region with a requirement for Load Testing.

1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (100.00%) High Availability
1 13 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (76.92%) SaaS
2 10 (76.92%) T-SQL
3 9 (69.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (61.54%) ISO 9001
4 8 (61.54%) ISO 14001
4 8 (61.54%) Scrum
5 6 (46.15%) SQL
5 6 (46.15%) Perfmon
6 4 (30.77%) ETL
7 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (15.38%) TeamCity
8 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
8 2 (15.38%) RedGate
9 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
9 1 (7.69%) RESTful
9 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (7.69%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
9 1 (7.69%) Release Management
9 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
9 1 (7.69%) Windows
9 1 (7.69%) Replication

Load Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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:

Cloud Services
1 10 (76.92%) SaaS
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (69.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) TeamCity
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) DBA
1 13 (100.00%) SQL DBA
2 9 (69.23%) SQL Server DBA
3 8 (61.54%) Administrator
4 3 (23.08%) Senior DBA
4 3 (23.08%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (7.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) High Availability
1 13 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (61.54%) Scrum
3 4 (30.77%) ETL
4 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (7.69%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) T-SQL
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (61.54%) ISO 14001
1 8 (61.54%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) RedGate
Exeter, Devon
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