Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for NeoLoad skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NeoLoad over the 6 months to 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Neotys NeoLoad
UK > England
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1044 1149 1155
Rank change year-on-year +105 +6 +75
Permanent jobs citing NeoLoad 84 37 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.055% 0.022% 0.030%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.28% 0.11% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 66 24 37
England median annual salary £51,250 £60,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.58% +71.43% -26.32%
10th Percentile £40,500 £41,250 £23,716
90th Percentile £68,750 £80,125 £100,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +71.43% -26.32%

NeoLoad is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 30,437 34,537 33,112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 19.99% 20.37% 18.49%
Number of salaries quoted 24,839 28,406 28,907
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

NeoLoad
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing NeoLoad as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for NeoLoad in England

NeoLoad
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NeoLoad in England.

Salary trend for NeoLoad in England

NeoLoad
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NeoLoad in England over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for NeoLoad in England

NeoLoad
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NeoLoad within the England region over the 6 months to 14 November 2018. 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
London +68 34 £49,000 -21.60% 3
North of England - 28 £55,000 - 3
Yorkshire - 26 £55,000 - 3
Midlands +22 14 £50,000 -16.67%
East Midlands +13 12 £42,500 -15.00%
South East +21 10 £55,000 -21.43% 1
West Midlands +26 2 £82,500 +37.50%
North East - 2 £82,500 -
NeoLoad
UK

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, IT jobs citing NeoLoad also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for NeoLoad.

1 65 (77.38%) Test Automation
2 57 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (66.67%) Selenium
4 55 (65.48%) Performance Testing
5 54 (64.29%) LoadRunner
6 53 (63.10%) QA
7 48 (57.14%) JMeter
8 31 (36.90%) Java
9 27 (32.14%) JIRA
9 27 (32.14%) Cucumber
10 26 (30.95%) Appium
10 26 (30.95%) WebLOAD
11 22 (26.19%) ISEB
11 22 (26.19%) Software Testing
12 21 (25.00%) Manual Testing
12 21 (25.00%) Regression Testing
13 20 (23.81%) Test Management
14 19 (22.62%) ISTQB
14 19 (22.62%) Open Source
15 18 (21.43%) Gatling
16 16 (19.05%) Finance
16 16 (19.05%) HP
16 16 (19.05%) WebDriver
16 16 (19.05%) Jenkins
16 16 (19.05%) Mobile App
16 16 (19.05%) TestRail
16 16 (19.05%) Line Management
16 16 (19.05%) Mentoring
17 15 (17.86%) LoadUI
17 15 (17.86%) TestComplete

NeoLoad
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 5 (5.95%) Confluence
2 3 (3.57%) Alfresco
3 2 (2.38%) Apache
4 1 (1.19%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.19%) nginx
4 1 (1.19%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.19%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.90%) G Suite
1 10 (11.90%) Office 365
2 4 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.57%) BlazeMeter
3 3 (3.57%) IaaS
4 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.38%) PaaS
5 1 (1.19%) DigitalOcean
5 1 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.19%) Loggly
5 1 (1.19%) npm
5 1 (1.19%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.57%) DNS
2 2 (2.38%) Internet
2 2 (2.38%) NAS
2 2 (2.38%) Network Security
2 2 (2.38%) SAN
2 2 (2.38%) VSAN
3 1 (1.19%) Firewall
3 1 (1.19%) HTTP
3 1 (1.19%) OpenVPN
3 1 (1.19%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.14%) MySQL
2 6 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (4.76%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.57%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.38%) Amazon Aurora
5 2 (2.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (2.38%) MariaDB
5 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (2.38%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.38%) Redis
5 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.19%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.19%) HBase
6 1 (1.19%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 56 (66.67%) Selenium
2 54 (64.29%) LoadRunner
3 48 (57.14%) JMeter
4 27 (32.14%) Cucumber
4 27 (32.14%) JIRA
5 26 (30.95%) Appium
5 26 (30.95%) WebLOAD
6 18 (21.43%) Gatling
7 16 (19.05%) Jenkins
7 16 (19.05%) TestRail
7 16 (19.05%) WebDriver
8 15 (17.86%) LoadUI
8 15 (17.86%) TestComplete
9 13 (15.48%) SoapUI
10 11 (13.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 10 (11.90%) Buildbot
11 10 (11.90%) Ranorex
11 10 (11.90%) WATIR
12 8 (9.52%) SilkPerformer
13 5 (5.95%) JUnit
General
1 16 (19.05%) Finance
2 10 (11.90%) Retail
3 6 (7.14%) Games
4 4 (4.76%) Banking
5 1 (1.19%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.19%) Law
Job Titles
1 31 (36.90%) Tester
2 23 (27.38%) Analyst
2 23 (27.38%) Performance Tester
3 22 (26.19%) Automation Tester
4 20 (23.81%) Test Engineer
5 17 (20.24%) Performance Engineer
5 17 (20.24%) Performance Test Engineer
5 17 (20.24%) Test Analyst
6 16 (19.05%) Test Automation Engineer
7 13 (15.48%) QA Analyst
8 10 (11.90%) Developer
8 10 (11.90%) Developer in Test
8 10 (11.90%) Lead Developer
8 10 (11.90%) Lead Software Developer
8 10 (11.90%) Senior Tester
8 10 (11.90%) Software Developer
9 9 (10.71%) Automation Test Analyst
10 8 (9.52%) Senior Performance Tester
11 7 (8.33%) Performance Test Analyst
11 7 (8.33%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.76%) Web Services
2 3 (3.57%) CSS
2 3 (3.57%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (3.57%) HTML
2 3 (3.57%) JSON
2 3 (3.57%) RESTful
2 3 (3.57%) SOAP
2 3 (3.57%) XML
3 2 (2.38%) Node.js
4 1 (1.19%) .NET
4 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.19%) Gherkin
4 1 (1.19%) LAMP
4 1 (1.19%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (1.19%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.19%) Redux
4 1 (1.19%) REST
4 1 (1.19%) Spring Boot
4 1 (1.19%) Taurus
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.05%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (2.38%) PKI
4 1 (1.19%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.19%) Replication
4 1 (1.19%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.38%) Linux
2 1 (1.19%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (77.38%) Test Automation
2 57 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (65.48%) Performance Testing
4 22 (26.19%) Software Testing
5 21 (25.00%) Manual Testing
5 21 (25.00%) Regression Testing
6 20 (23.81%) Test Management
7 19 (22.62%) Open Source
8 16 (19.05%) Line Management
8 16 (19.05%) Mentoring
9 15 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (16.67%) Software Engineering
11 11 (13.10%) Scrum
11 11 (13.10%) SDET
12 10 (11.90%) BDD
12 10 (11.90%) DSDM
12 10 (11.90%) Kanban
12 10 (11.90%) TDD
13 7 (8.33%) Scenario Testing
14 6 (7.14%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 31 (36.90%) Java
2 15 (17.86%) SQL
3 12 (14.29%) Python
4 11 (13.10%) C#
4 11 (13.10%) C++
4 11 (13.10%) PHP
4 11 (13.10%) Ruby
4 11 (13.10%) Scala
5 10 (11.90%) C
6 6 (7.14%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.57%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.38%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.38%) Perl
9 1 (1.19%) Go
Qualifications
1 22 (26.19%) ISEB
2 19 (22.62%) ISTQB
3 12 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 11 (13.10%) Security Cleared
5 9 (10.71%) SC Cleared
6 8 (9.52%) DV Cleared
7 6 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (63.10%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.76%) Docker
2 3 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.19%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.19%) HDFS
3 1 (1.19%) Squid
3 1 (1.19%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.19%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (4.76%) Ansible
1 4 (4.76%) Consul
1 4 (4.76%) Puppet
2 3 (3.57%) Kubernetes
2 3 (3.57%) Rancher
2 3 (3.57%) ZABBIX
3 2 (2.38%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (2.38%) Grafana
3 2 (2.38%) Kibana
3 2 (2.38%) logstash
3 2 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.38%) Packer
3 2 (2.38%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (2.38%) Terraform
3 2 (2.38%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.19%) Nagios
4 1 (1.19%) Salt
Vendors
1 16 (19.05%) HP
2 11 (13.10%) Google
3 6 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.14%) Oracle
4 3 (3.57%) Dynatrace
4 3 (3.57%) VMware
5 2 (2.38%) AppDynamics
5 2 (2.38%) Riverbed
5 2 (2.38%) Splunk
6 1 (1.19%) IBM
6 1 (1.19%) New Relic
6 1 (1.19%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.19%) SaltStack