Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Testing
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 260 258 245
Rank change year-on-year -2 -13 +46
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 3 19 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.047% 0.28% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.054% 0.32% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 30
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £35,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.72% -38.26% +27.78%
10th Percentile £35,250 £30,864 £45,875
90th Percentile £49,750 £43,825 £65,375
South East median annual salary £45,000 £43,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.86% -7.89% -5.00%

Load Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5555 5999 6267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 86.59% 87.23% 87.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4763 5132 5285
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,543 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.30% -2.25% +2.41%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Load Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing Load Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Southampton -1 1 £37,500 +5.63% 1
Farnborough - 1 £42,500 -
Portsmouth - 1 £47,500 -
Load Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) JBehave
3 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Confluence
3 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Appium
3 1 (33.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) API Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE

Load Testing
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Confluence
1 1 (33.33%) GlassFish
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Appium
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) JBehave
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Lead
1 1 (33.33%) Environment Manager
1 1 (33.33%) QA Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
3 1 (33.33%) API Testing
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle