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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Testing
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 131 176
Rank change year-on-year -7 +45  
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 8 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.38% 0.39% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.45% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 4
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.34% +109.09%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  

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 1852 2009 2486
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 87.73% 87.20% 86.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1566 1646 1962
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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
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 23 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
Hatfield -1 7 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Load Testing
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Load Testing.

1 15 (57.69%) Retail
1 15 (57.69%) AngularJS
2 14 (53.85%) .NET
3 13 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 13 (50.00%) CMS
4 12 (46.15%) OOD
4 12 (46.15%) HTML
4 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
4 12 (46.15%) CSS
4 12 (46.15%) XML
4 12 (46.15%) OO
4 12 (46.15%) Ajax
4 12 (46.15%) JSON
4 12 (46.15%) Computer Science
4 12 (46.15%) jQuery
4 12 (46.15%) Backbone.js
4 12 (46.15%) HTML5
4 12 (46.15%) Node.js
4 12 (46.15%) Data Structures
4 12 (46.15%) Algorithms
4 12 (46.15%) React
4 12 (46.15%) Front End Development
4 12 (46.15%) Complexity Analysis
5 11 (42.31%) Unit Testing
5 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
5 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
6 10 (38.46%) CRM
6 10 (38.46%) Content Management
6 10 (38.46%) TDD
6 10 (38.46%) DevOps

Load Testing
Co-occurring 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 13 (50.00%) CMS
2 8 (30.77%) IIS
3 3 (11.54%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Selenium
2 3 (11.54%) Grunt
3 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
3 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.85%) YouTrack
General
1 15 (57.69%) Retail
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Developer
2 9 (34.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (19.23%) Development Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Test Development Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Test Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Developer in Test
5 3 (11.54%) C# Developer
5 3 (11.54%) C# Programmer
5 3 (11.54%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Programmer
6 2 (7.69%) .NET Applications Developer
6 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Angular Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.85%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Lead Test Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Lead Tester
7 1 (3.85%) QA Leader
7 1 (3.85%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (57.69%) AngularJS
2 14 (53.85%) .NET
3 12 (46.15%) Ajax
3 12 (46.15%) Backbone.js
3 12 (46.15%) CSS
3 12 (46.15%) HTML
3 12 (46.15%) HTML5
3 12 (46.15%) jQuery
3 12 (46.15%) JSON
3 12 (46.15%) Node.js
3 12 (46.15%) React
3 12 (46.15%) XML
4 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
4 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (11.54%) Sass
4 3 (11.54%) SignalR
4 3 (11.54%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Algorithms
1 12 (46.15%) Computer Science
1 12 (46.15%) Data Structures
2 3 (11.54%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (11.54%) Spread Betting
3 1 (3.85%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 12 (46.15%) Complexity Analysis
2 12 (46.15%) Front End Development
2 12 (46.15%) OO
2 12 (46.15%) OOD
3 11 (42.31%) Unit Testing
4 10 (38.46%) Content Management
4 10 (38.46%) CRM
4 10 (38.46%) DevOps
4 10 (38.46%) TDD
5 9 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (26.92%) Service Delivery
7 6 (23.08%) Software Testing
8 5 (19.23%) SDET
8 5 (19.23%) Time Management
9 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
10 3 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
10 3 (11.54%) Web Development
10 3 (11.54%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 4 (15.38%) SQL
3 3 (11.54%) C#
3 3 (11.54%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.85%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
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