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

Load Testing
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 558 574 627
Rank change year-on-year +16 +53  
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 58 70 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.16% 0.17% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.19% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 43 68 49
Median salary £65,000 £66,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.88% +32.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £56,750 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £92,500 £70,000
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 London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 32999 36295 39974
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 91.07% 90.60% 89.01%
Number of salaries quoted 26315 31429 33583
Median salary £61,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Load Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Load Testing
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Load Testing in London

Load Testing
Salary Histogram in London

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

Salary histogram for Load Testing in London

Load Testing
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Testing within the London region over the 3 months to 24 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
City of London +26 8 £65,000 +8.33% 4
Croydon - 1 - -
Westminster - 1 £47,500 -
Load Testing
England

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

1 71 (52.21%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (44.85%) QA
2 61 (44.85%) Test Automation
3 60 (44.12%) JavaScript
4 56 (41.18%) Selenium
5 54 (39.71%) XML
6 53 (38.97%) Java
7 50 (36.76%) SQL
8 46 (33.82%) Jenkins
9 45 (33.09%) Computer Science
10 40 (29.41%) Linux
11 39 (28.68%) MySQL
11 39 (28.68%) JMeter
11 39 (28.68%) JSON
11 39 (28.68%) Amazon AWS
12 37 (27.21%) Continuous Integration
13 36 (26.47%) Web Services
14 35 (25.74%) WebDriver
14 35 (25.74%) BDD
15 34 (25.00%) Performance Testing
16 32 (23.53%) C#
16 32 (23.53%) Finance
16 32 (23.53%) Node.js
16 32 (23.53%) AngularJS
17 31 (22.79%) Ansible
17 31 (22.79%) OO
18 30 (22.06%) JIRA
19 28 (20.59%) HTML
19 28 (20.59%) Git (software)
19 28 (20.59%) HTML5

Load Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 23 (16.91%) Apache
2 11 (8.09%) nginx
3 5 (3.68%) CMS
3 5 (3.68%) Umbraco
4 3 (2.21%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.47%) IIS
6 1 (0.74%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.74%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.74%) Confluence
6 1 (0.74%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.74%) Tornado
6 1 (0.74%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 39 (28.68%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.62%) Google Cloud Platform
3 8 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (5.15%) Rackspace Cloud
5 4 (2.94%) SaaS
6 3 (2.21%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (2.21%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (2.21%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (2.21%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (2.21%) Fastly
6 3 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (1.47%) Akamai
7 2 (1.47%) Amazon Kinesis
7 2 (1.47%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (1.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.74%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.74%) DigitalOcean
8 1 (0.74%) GitHub
8 1 (0.74%) IaaS
8 1 (0.74%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.88%) Firewall
2 6 (4.41%) Internet
3 4 (2.94%) HTTP
4 3 (2.21%) DNS
5 2 (1.47%) SSL
6 1 (0.74%) FTP
6 1 (0.74%) MPLS
6 1 (0.74%) SMTP
6 1 (0.74%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (28.68%) MySQL
2 17 (12.50%) Big Data
3 14 (10.29%) NoSQL
4 11 (8.09%) Redis
5 7 (5.15%) InterSystems Cache
6 6 (4.41%) Hadoop
6 6 (4.41%) MongoDB
7 5 (3.68%) SQL Server
8 3 (2.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (2.21%) Amazon Redshift
8 3 (2.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.74%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.74%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.74%) Endeca
9 1 (0.74%) HBase
9 1 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.74%) Riak
9 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 56 (41.18%) Selenium
2 46 (33.82%) Jenkins
3 39 (28.68%) JMeter
4 35 (25.74%) WebDriver
5 30 (22.06%) JIRA
6 28 (20.59%) Git (software)
7 27 (19.85%) Cucumber
8 11 (8.09%) SpecFlow
9 9 (6.62%) SoapUI
10 8 (5.88%) TeamCity
11 6 (4.41%) Appium
11 6 (4.41%) Grunt
11 6 (4.41%) LoadRunner
11 6 (4.41%) Octopus Deploy
11 6 (4.41%) Vagrant
12 5 (3.68%) Capybara
12 5 (3.68%) Visual Studio
12 5 (3.68%) WATIR
13 4 (2.94%) Gatling
13 4 (2.94%) Travis CI
General
1 32 (23.53%) Finance
2 13 (9.56%) Publishing
3 3 (2.21%) Italian Language
3 3 (2.21%) Retail
4 2 (1.47%) Back Office
5 1 (0.74%) Banking
5 1 (0.74%) German Language
5 1 (0.74%) Law
5 1 (0.74%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 36 (26.47%) Analyst
2 34 (25.00%) Developer
3 29 (21.32%) QA Analyst
4 26 (19.12%) JavaScript Developer
5 24 (17.65%) QA Test Analyst
6 22 (16.18%) Tester
7 20 (14.71%) DevOps Engineer
8 19 (13.97%) QA Leader
8 19 (13.97%) QA Tester
9 17 (12.50%) Lead Test Analyst
9 17 (12.50%) Test Analyst
10 16 (11.76%) Automation Test Analyst
11 15 (11.03%) Automation Test Lead
11 15 (11.03%) QA Automation Analyst
11 15 (11.03%) Test Engineer
12 12 (8.82%) QA Engineer
13 11 (8.09%) Test Automation Engineer
14 10 (7.35%) Lead Developer
15 9 (6.62%) Administrator
15 9 (6.62%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (39.71%) XML
2 39 (28.68%) JSON
3 36 (26.47%) Web Services
4 32 (23.53%) AngularJS
4 32 (23.53%) Node.js
5 28 (20.59%) HTML
5 28 (20.59%) HTML5
6 27 (19.85%) Backbone.js
6 27 (19.85%) CSS
6 27 (19.85%) jQuery
6 27 (19.85%) React
7 21 (15.44%) Ajax
7 21 (15.44%) RESTful
8 17 (12.50%) Gherkin
9 15 (11.03%) Apache POI
9 15 (11.03%) JDBC
9 15 (11.03%) LAMP
9 15 (11.03%) YAML
10 13 (9.56%) .NET
11 11 (8.09%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 45 (33.09%) Computer Science
2 27 (19.85%) Algorithms
2 27 (19.85%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (19.85%) Data Structures
2 27 (19.85%) User Experience
3 26 (19.12%) Fintech
4 23 (16.91%) Greenfield Project
5 11 (8.09%) Mobile App
6 10 (7.35%) Mobile Payment
7 4 (2.94%) Client/Server
8 3 (2.21%) iPad
9 2 (1.47%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.47%) Tandem
10 1 (0.74%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.74%) Replication
10 1 (0.74%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 40 (29.41%) Linux
2 12 (8.82%) CentOS
3 6 (4.41%) Windows
4 3 (2.21%) Kali Linux
5 1 (0.74%) CoreOS
5 1 (0.74%) Unix
5 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (52.21%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (44.85%) Test Automation
3 37 (27.21%) Continuous Integration
4 35 (25.74%) BDD
5 34 (25.00%) Performance Testing
6 31 (22.79%) OO
7 27 (19.85%) Complexity Analysis
7 27 (19.85%) Front End Development
7 27 (19.85%) OOD
8 25 (18.38%) DevOps
9 22 (16.18%) Business Intelligence
9 22 (16.18%) Security Testing
10 20 (14.71%) E-Commerce
11 18 (13.24%) Kanban
11 18 (13.24%) Mentoring
11 18 (13.24%) QA Automation
12 17 (12.50%) Microservices
13 16 (11.76%) Analytics
13 16 (11.76%) Functional Testing
14 15 (11.03%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (44.12%) JavaScript
2 53 (38.97%) Java
3 50 (36.76%) SQL
4 32 (23.53%) C#
5 23 (16.91%) PHP
5 23 (16.91%) Python
5 23 (16.91%) Ruby
6 10 (7.35%) Bash Shell
7 8 (5.88%) Go
8 6 (4.41%) ES6
8 6 (4.41%) JSX
8 6 (4.41%) Perl
9 5 (3.68%) TypeScript
10 4 (2.94%) Scala
11 3 (2.21%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.47%) Groovy
13 1 (0.74%) C++
13 1 (0.74%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.74%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (4.41%) ISTQB
2 5 (3.68%) ISEB
3 4 (2.94%) Degree
4 2 (1.47%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.47%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (44.85%) QA
2 4 (2.94%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.74%) PMO
System Software
1 17 (12.50%) Docker
2 10 (7.35%) Varnish
3 3 (2.21%) HDFS
4 1 (0.74%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.74%) Xen
Systems Management
1 31 (22.79%) Ansible
2 16 (11.76%) Puppet
3 11 (8.09%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (5.15%) HAProxy
5 6 (4.41%) Salt
6 3 (2.21%) Ambari
6 3 (2.21%) Kibana
7 2 (1.47%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (1.47%) Grafana
7 2 (1.47%) Kubernetes
7 2 (1.47%) Perfmon
7 2 (1.47%) Terraform
8 1 (0.74%) Consul
8 1 (0.74%) logstash
8 1 (0.74%) Nagios
8 1 (0.74%) Packer
8 1 (0.74%) Rancher
8 1 (0.74%) StatsD
8 1 (0.74%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (6.62%) Google
1 9 (6.62%) Rackspace
2 8 (5.88%) Red Hat
3 5 (3.68%) New Relic
4 4 (2.94%) HP
4 4 (2.94%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.21%) IBM
5 3 (2.21%) Oracle
6 2 (1.47%) Dynatrace
6 2 (1.47%) SAP
7 1 (0.74%) ATG
7 1 (0.74%) Demandware
7 1 (0.74%) hybris
7 1 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.74%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.74%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.74%) Splunk
7 1 (0.74%) VMware
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £250 to £350 per day - 6 months
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: excellent salary, bonus, bens
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £52461.66 - £100887.81 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Energon Global
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
West London
Pole Star Space Applications
Salary: From £40,000 to £44,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
City, Glasgow
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago