The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Testing
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 92 90 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 -  
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 3 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.27% 0.37% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Median salary £57,500 £30,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +91.66% -  
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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1049 1214 1191
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 93.08% 90.87% 88.75%
Number of salaries quoted 679 817 712
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £59,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Load Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Load Testing
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Load Testing in Edinburgh

Load Testing
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Load Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Management
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) SonarQube
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) SonarQube
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) QA Manager
1 3 (100.00%) Quality Manager
1 3 (100.00%) Software Manager
1 3 (100.00%) Software QA Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Test Management
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA