The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Testing
South East / Hampshire
Rank 166 191 -
Rank change year-on-year +25 -  
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.14% 0.059% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.069% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Median salary £44,000 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.38% -  
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 Hampshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2585 2892 3109
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 87.30% 85.54% 84.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2161 2558 2612
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £67,500 £63,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Load Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

Load Testing
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Load Testing in Hampshire

Load Testing
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Testing within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 March 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
Fareham - 3 - -
Southampton - 1 £44,000 -
Load Testing
South East

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Load Testing.

1 11 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 11 (100.00%) Integration Testing
2 10 (90.91%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (90.91%) Security Cleared
2 10 (90.91%) Test Automation
2 10 (90.91%) Rational DOORS
2 10 (90.91%) System Integration Testing
2 10 (90.91%) Validation
2 10 (90.91%) Web Services
2 10 (90.91%) ITIL
2 10 (90.91%) SOA
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) Service Delivery
2 10 (90.91%) JIRA
2 10 (90.91%) Selenium
2 10 (90.91%) Performance Testing
3 9 (81.82%) Telerik
3 9 (81.82%) JUnit
3 9 (81.82%) HP
3 9 (81.82%) HP UFT
3 9 (81.82%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
3 9 (81.82%) Test Planning
3 9 (81.82%) WATIR
3 9 (81.82%) Test Strategy
3 9 (81.82%) Functional Testing
3 9 (81.82%) Business Transformation
3 9 (81.82%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (63.64%) ATM
5 6 (54.55%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (36.36%) TestRail

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 9 (81.82%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) ATM
Development Applications
1 10 (90.91%) JIRA
1 10 (90.91%) Rational DOORS
1 10 (90.91%) Selenium
2 9 (81.82%) HP UFT
2 9 (81.82%) JUnit
2 9 (81.82%) WATIR
3 4 (36.36%) TestRail
4 3 (27.27%) Robot Framework
General
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Integration Engineer
2 7 (63.64%) Test Engineer
3 6 (54.55%) Test and Integration Engineer
4 5 (45.45%) Verification Engineer
5 4 (36.36%) Senior Integration Engineer
5 4 (36.36%) Senior Verification Engineer
5 4 (36.36%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (36.36%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 4 (36.36%) Systems Test Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Test Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 11 (100.00%) Regression Testing
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (90.91%) ITIL
2 10 (90.91%) Performance Testing
2 10 (90.91%) Service Delivery
2 10 (90.91%) SOA
2 10 (90.91%) System Integration Testing
2 10 (90.91%) Test Automation
2 10 (90.91%) Validation
3 9 (81.82%) Business Transformation
3 9 (81.82%) Functional Testing
3 9 (81.82%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
3 9 (81.82%) Test Planning
3 9 (81.82%) Test Strategy
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
4 1 (9.09%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) ISEB
3 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) HP
1 9 (81.82%) Telerik