Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Testing
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 221 249 265
Rank change year-on-year +28 +16 -12
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 8 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.15% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.21% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 4
East Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -4.49% -5.82%
10th Percentile £40,250 £32,240 £38,775
90th Percentile £61,250 £44,875 £48,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +3.26%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4664 5847 6661
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 88.70% 89.05% 89.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3859 4630 5405
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Load Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Load Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Load Testing in the East Midlands

Load Testing
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Load Testing in the East Midlands

Load Testing
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Load Testing in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Load Testing in the East Midlands

Load Testing
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Testing within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 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
Derbyshire - 5 £57,500 -
Nottinghamshire +5 2 £31,250 -1.28% 1
Leicestershire - 1 £50,000 -
Load Testing
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Load Testing.

1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
1 7 (87.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 6 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (75.00%) CruiseControl
3 5 (62.50%) Data Management
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle
3 5 (62.50%) JMeter
3 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio
3 5 (62.50%) HP
3 5 (62.50%) HP UFT
3 5 (62.50%) LoadRunner
3 5 (62.50%) C#
3 5 (62.50%) Hudson
3 5 (62.50%) Scenario Testing
3 5 (62.50%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (62.50%) QA
3 5 (62.50%) Selenium
3 5 (62.50%) Test Management
3 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
4 3 (37.50%) C++
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) C
4 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering

Load Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 1 (12.50%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) GIS
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (75.00%) CruiseControl
2 6 (75.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (62.50%) HP UFT
3 5 (62.50%) Hudson
3 5 (62.50%) JMeter
3 5 (62.50%) LoadRunner
3 5 (62.50%) Selenium
3 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Performance Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Performance Test Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Test Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) jQuery
2 2 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 1 (12.50%) LAMP
3 1 (12.50%) OpenCL
3 1 (12.50%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) GPGPU
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (62.50%) Data Management
2 5 (62.50%) Scenario Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Test Management
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) BDD
4 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (25.00%) Microservices
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) MVVM
4 2 (25.00%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) SOLID
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) C
2 3 (37.50%) C++
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) GLSL
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) HP
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft