Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Neotys NeoLoad
UK > England
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1055 1099 1175
Rank change year-on-year +44 +76 +71
Permanent jobs citing NeoLoad 91 59 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.058% 0.035% 0.040%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.28% 0.17% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 66 44 52
England median annual salary £45,000 £60,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +50.00% -27.27%
10th Percentile £40,500 £41,250 £30,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £77,125 £100,000
UK median annual salary £46,250 £60,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -22.92% +50.00% -27.27%

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 32,300 34,350 33,779
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 20.47% 20.63% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 26,364 28,435 29,611
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £79,500 £75,000 £73,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,625 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.83% +2.37% +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 19 August 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 19 August 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 +38 45 £44,250 -26.25% 2
North of England - 26 £45,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 24 £45,000 - 1
Midlands +29 12 £50,000 -16.67%
East Midlands +9 10 £50,000 -
South East +18 8 £50,000 +48.15% 1
West Midlands +26 2 £82,500 +37.50%
East of England +13 2 £30,000 -45.45%
North East - 2 £82,500 -
NeoLoad
UK

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 82 (90.11%) Test Automation
2 73 (80.22%) Selenium
3 71 (78.02%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (65.93%) LoadRunner
5 59 (64.84%) Performance Testing
6 58 (63.74%) QA
6 58 (63.74%) Java
7 54 (59.34%) Cucumber
8 50 (54.95%) Appium
9 43 (47.25%) JMeter
10 40 (43.96%) JIRA
11 35 (38.46%) Open Source
12 34 (37.36%) WebDriver
13 33 (36.26%) Test Management
13 33 (36.26%) Manual Testing
14 31 (34.07%) Software Testing
15 30 (32.97%) WebLOAD
15 30 (32.97%) Regression Testing
15 30 (32.97%) Mobile App
15 30 (32.97%) Line Management
15 30 (32.97%) TestRail
16 28 (30.77%) Gatling
17 27 (29.67%) Jenkins
18 25 (27.47%) Python
19 24 (26.37%) ISEB
19 24 (26.37%) Continuous Integration
19 24 (26.37%) Ruby
19 24 (26.37%) Google
20 23 (25.27%) TDD
20 23 (25.27%) Software Engineering

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 2 (2.20%) Apache
1 2 (2.20%) Apache Spark
1 2 (2.20%) CMS
1 2 (2.20%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.10%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 20 (21.98%) G Suite
1 20 (21.98%) Office 365
1 20 (21.98%) Slack
2 7 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.40%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (4.40%) IaaS
4 2 (2.20%) BlazeMeter
4 2 (2.20%) DigitalOcean
4 2 (2.20%) Loggly
4 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.20%) PaaS
4 2 (2.20%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.40%) DNS
1 4 (4.40%) HTTP
2 3 (3.30%) Internet
3 2 (2.20%) NAS
3 2 (2.20%) Network Security
3 2 (2.20%) SAN
3 2 (2.20%) TETRA
3 2 (2.20%) VSAN
3 2 (2.20%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.10%) Firewall
4 1 (1.10%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.89%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.40%) MySQL
2 4 (4.40%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (4.40%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.20%) Amazon Aurora
3 2 (2.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (2.20%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (2.20%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.20%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.20%) HBase
3 2 (2.20%) MariaDB
3 2 (2.20%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (2.20%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.20%) Redis
3 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.10%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 73 (80.22%) Selenium
2 60 (65.93%) LoadRunner
3 54 (59.34%) Cucumber
4 50 (54.95%) Appium
5 43 (47.25%) JMeter
6 40 (43.96%) JIRA
7 34 (37.36%) WebDriver
8 30 (32.97%) TestRail
8 30 (32.97%) WebLOAD
9 28 (30.77%) Gatling
10 27 (29.67%) Jenkins
11 22 (24.18%) SoapUI
12 21 (23.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 20 (21.98%) Buildbot
13 20 (21.98%) Ranorex
14 15 (16.48%) WATIR
15 12 (13.19%) LoadUI
15 12 (13.19%) TestComplete
16 4 (4.40%) Git (software)
16 4 (4.40%) Maven
General
1 21 (23.08%) Finance
2 20 (21.98%) Retail
3 9 (9.89%) Games
4 2 (2.20%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.10%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.10%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (31.87%) Analyst
2 24 (26.37%) Test Engineer
3 20 (21.98%) QA Analyst
3 20 (21.98%) Test Analyst
3 20 (21.98%) Tester
4 18 (19.78%) Test Automation Engineer
5 16 (17.58%) Developer
5 16 (17.58%) Developer in Test
5 16 (17.58%) Performance Engineer
5 16 (17.58%) Performance Test Engineer
6 15 (16.48%) Performance Tester
6 15 (16.48%) Software Developer
7 14 (15.38%) Automation Tester
8 12 (13.19%) Automation Test Analyst
9 11 (12.09%) Lead Developer
9 11 (12.09%) QA Test Analyst
10 10 (10.99%) Lead Software Developer
10 10 (10.99%) QA Automation Analyst
11 7 (7.69%) Performance Analyst
11 7 (7.69%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.40%) Elastic Stack
1 4 (4.40%) Web Services
2 3 (3.30%) SOAP
3 2 (2.20%) .NET
3 2 (2.20%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.20%) Gherkin
3 2 (2.20%) JSON
3 2 (2.20%) LAMP
3 2 (2.20%) LAPP Stack
3 2 (2.20%) Node.js
3 2 (2.20%) React
3 2 (2.20%) REST
3 2 (2.20%) WebRTC
3 2 (2.20%) XML
4 1 (1.10%) Taurus
Miscellaneous
1 30 (32.97%) Mobile App
2 5 (5.49%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.20%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (2.20%) PKI
3 2 (2.20%) Replication
4 1 (1.10%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.30%) Linux
2 2 (2.20%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (90.11%) Test Automation
2 71 (78.02%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (64.84%) Performance Testing
4 35 (38.46%) Open Source
5 33 (36.26%) Manual Testing
5 33 (36.26%) Test Management
6 31 (34.07%) Software Testing
7 30 (32.97%) Line Management
7 30 (32.97%) Regression Testing
8 24 (26.37%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (25.27%) BDD
9 23 (25.27%) Software Engineering
9 23 (25.27%) TDD
10 21 (23.08%) Mentoring
10 21 (23.08%) Scrum
11 20 (21.98%) DSDM
11 20 (21.98%) Kanban
12 16 (17.58%) SDET
13 10 (10.99%) DevOps
14 7 (7.69%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 58 (63.74%) Java
2 25 (27.47%) Python
3 24 (26.37%) Ruby
4 23 (25.27%) C#
5 22 (24.18%) C++
5 22 (24.18%) PHP
5 22 (24.18%) Scala
6 20 (21.98%) C
7 10 (10.99%) JavaScript
8 9 (9.89%) SQL
9 3 (3.30%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.30%) Perl
10 2 (2.20%) Go
10 2 (2.20%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 24 (26.37%) ISEB
2 18 (19.78%) ISTQB
3 12 (13.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (9.89%) Degree
5 4 (4.40%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (63.74%) QA
System Software
1 7 (7.69%) Docker
2 4 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.20%) HDFS
3 2 (2.20%) VirtualBox
3 2 (2.20%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (5.49%) Puppet
2 4 (4.40%) Ansible
2 4 (4.40%) Consul
2 4 (4.40%) Kubernetes
2 4 (4.40%) Rancher
2 4 (4.40%) ZABBIX
3 3 (3.30%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.20%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (2.20%) Grafana
4 2 (2.20%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (2.20%) Kibana
4 2 (2.20%) logstash
4 2 (2.20%) Nagios
4 2 (2.20%) Packer
4 2 (2.20%) Salt
4 2 (2.20%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (2.20%) Terraform
4 2 (2.20%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 24 (26.37%) Google
2 12 (13.19%) HP
3 8 (8.79%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.40%) Dynatrace
4 4 (4.40%) Oracle
4 4 (4.40%) VMware
5 2 (2.20%) AppDynamics
5 2 (2.20%) New Relic
5 2 (2.20%) Rackspace
5 2 (2.20%) Riverbed
5 2 (2.20%) SaltStack
5 2 (2.20%) Splunk
6 1 (1.10%) IBM