The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Testing
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 125 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 18 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.82% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% - -
Number of salaries quoted 17 0 0
Median salary £47,500 - -
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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1933 2219 1885
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 87.90% 86.28% 81.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1602 1783 1471
Median salary £50,000 £52,135 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.09% +4.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Load Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Load Testing
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Load Testing in Hertfordshire

Load Testing
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Load Testing in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Load Testing in Hertfordshire

Load Testing
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Testing within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Radlett - 5 £47,500 -
Watford - 5 £35,000 -
Hatfield - 5 £65,000 -
St Albans - 3 £52,500 -
Load Testing
East of England

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Load Testing.

1 20 (71.43%) .NET
1 20 (71.43%) CMS
2 17 (60.71%) AngularJS
3 14 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 11 (39.29%) SQL
5 10 (35.71%) CRM
5 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 10 (35.71%) C#
5 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET
5 10 (35.71%) MVC
5 10 (35.71%) SEO
5 10 (35.71%) Finance
5 10 (35.71%) TDD
5 10 (35.71%) Retail
5 10 (35.71%) Content Management
5 10 (35.71%) Software Engineering
5 10 (35.71%) SignalR
5 10 (35.71%) Grunt
5 10 (35.71%) TypeScript
5 10 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (35.71%) DevOps
5 10 (35.71%) WebSockets
5 10 (35.71%) Web Development
5 10 (35.71%) Spread Betting
5 10 (35.71%) Selenium
5 10 (35.71%) Unit Testing
5 10 (35.71%) Web Testing
5 10 (35.71%) Umbraco
5 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (35.71%) Sass

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 20 (71.43%) CMS
2 10 (35.71%) Umbraco
3 8 (28.57%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Grunt
1 10 (35.71%) Selenium
General
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
1 10 (35.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (78.57%) Developer
2 10 (35.71%) C# Developer
2 10 (35.71%) C# Programmer
2 10 (35.71%) Programmer
3 6 (21.43%) Angular Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Development Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Test Development Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Test Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Developer in Test
5 4 (14.29%) SQL Developer
6 2 (7.14%) .NET Applications Developer
6 2 (7.14%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Applications Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (3.57%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (71.43%) .NET
2 17 (60.71%) AngularJS
3 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET
3 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (35.71%) Sass
3 10 (35.71%) SignalR
3 10 (35.71%) WebSockets
4 7 (25.00%) Ajax
4 7 (25.00%) CSS
4 7 (25.00%) HTML
4 7 (25.00%) JSON
4 7 (25.00%) Node.js
4 7 (25.00%) React
4 7 (25.00%) XML
5 5 (17.86%) Backbone.js
5 5 (17.86%) HTML5
5 5 (17.86%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Spread Betting
2 7 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (25.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.57%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Content Management
1 10 (35.71%) CRM
1 10 (35.71%) DevOps
1 10 (35.71%) MVC
1 10 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
1 10 (35.71%) SEO
1 10 (35.71%) Software Engineering
1 10 (35.71%) TDD
1 10 (35.71%) Unit Testing
1 10 (35.71%) Web Development
1 10 (35.71%) Web Testing
2 8 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (25.00%) Complexity Analysis
3 7 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 7 (25.00%) OO
3 7 (25.00%) OOD
3 7 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 6 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (21.43%) Software Testing
5 5 (17.86%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) SQL
2 10 (35.71%) C#
2 10 (35.71%) TypeScript
3 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft