The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Testing
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 93 88
Rank change year-on-year -10 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 3 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.32% 0.81% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.93% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 15
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +7.59%  

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 864 861 901
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 91.43% 87.68% 86.55%
Number of salaries quoted 684 638 739
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Load Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Load Testing
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Load Testing in Gloucestershire

Load Testing
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Testing within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Cirencester - 3 £45,000 -
Load Testing
South West

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Load Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (100.00%) Release Management
1 3 (100.00%) Product Management
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC

Load Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Release Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (100.00%) Product Management
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Release Management
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC