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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Testing
England / London
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 508 594 548
Rank change year-on-year +86 -46  
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 79 57 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.23% 0.13% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.15% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 67 53 74
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £92,000 £74,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +14.86% -16.85%  

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 30581 38152 37559
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 90.25% 89.74% 87.62%
Number of salaries quoted 25667 32601 31342
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,695 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 30 March 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 30 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
West End of London - 1 £42,250 -
Load Testing
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 London region with a requirement for Load Testing.

1 90 (48.13%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (42.78%) QA
3 75 (40.11%) Selenium
4 61 (32.62%) JavaScript
5 57 (30.48%) XML
6 50 (26.74%) AngularJS
7 49 (26.20%) C#
7 49 (26.20%) Java
8 47 (25.13%) Linux
9 45 (24.06%) Web Services
9 45 (24.06%) SQL
9 45 (24.06%) Continuous Integration
9 45 (24.06%) Jenkins
10 42 (22.46%) Analytical Skills
11 41 (21.93%) JSON
12 40 (21.39%) Git (software)
12 40 (21.39%) Test Automation
12 40 (21.39%) BDD
12 40 (21.39%) Finance
13 39 (20.86%) Amazon AWS
13 39 (20.86%) JIRA
14 38 (20.32%) Cucumber
15 37 (19.79%) Computer Science
15 37 (19.79%) Python
15 37 (19.79%) DevOps
15 37 (19.79%) Node.js
16 36 (19.25%) OO
17 35 (18.72%) JMeter
18 34 (18.18%) Data Structures
19 33 (17.65%) HTML

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 20 (10.70%) CMS
2 19 (10.16%) Umbraco
3 9 (4.81%) Confluence
4 8 (4.28%) Apache
5 6 (3.21%) nginx
6 5 (2.67%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.60%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.07%) IIS
8 2 (1.07%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.53%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.53%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.53%) Tornado
9 1 (0.53%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (1.60%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.14%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 39 (20.86%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.81%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (4.81%) Amazon S3
2 9 (4.81%) Route 53
3 7 (3.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 6 (3.21%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (2.67%) Amazon ELB
5 5 (2.67%) Amazon EMR
5 5 (2.67%) Amazon Kinesis
5 5 (2.67%) Amazon SQS
5 5 (2.67%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (2.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 5 (2.67%) SaaS
6 3 (1.60%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (1.60%) CloudFront
6 3 (1.60%) Fastly
7 2 (1.07%) Akamai
7 2 (1.07%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (1.07%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.35%) Internet
2 6 (3.21%) HTTP
3 4 (2.14%) DNS
4 3 (1.60%) Firewall
4 3 (1.60%) SSL
5 2 (1.07%) FTP
5 2 (1.07%) SMTP
5 2 (1.07%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.53%) Intranet
6 1 (0.53%) MPLS
6 1 (0.53%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (13.90%) MySQL
2 14 (7.49%) Big Data
3 10 (5.35%) NoSQL
4 9 (4.81%) SQL Server
4 9 (4.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.67%) Amazon Redshift
5 5 (2.67%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.14%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (2.14%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.14%) Redis
7 3 (1.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.60%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.07%) CouchDB
8 2 (1.07%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.07%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.53%) Endeca
9 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 75 (40.11%) Selenium
2 45 (24.06%) Jenkins
3 40 (21.39%) Git (software)
4 39 (20.86%) JIRA
5 38 (20.32%) Cucumber
6 35 (18.72%) JMeter
7 24 (12.83%) WebDriver
8 18 (9.63%) Grunt
9 16 (8.56%) Appium
10 15 (8.02%) SoapUI
11 11 (5.88%) TeamCity
11 11 (5.88%) Vagrant
12 10 (5.35%) Capybara
12 10 (5.35%) Mercurial
12 10 (5.35%) Octopus Deploy
12 10 (5.35%) WATIR
13 8 (4.28%) Gerrit
14 7 (3.74%) Paros
14 7 (3.74%) SpecFlow
14 7 (3.74%) Visual Studio
General
1 40 (21.39%) Finance
2 15 (8.02%) Publishing
3 4 (2.14%) Games
4 2 (1.07%) Back Office
4 2 (1.07%) Law
4 2 (1.07%) Retail
5 1 (0.53%) Banking
5 1 (0.53%) German Language
5 1 (0.53%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.53%) Legal
5 1 (0.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 54 (28.88%) Developer
2 32 (17.11%) Analyst
3 30 (16.04%) JavaScript Developer
3 30 (16.04%) Tester
4 27 (14.44%) DevOps Engineer
5 23 (12.30%) QA Tester
6 22 (11.76%) QA Analyst
7 20 (10.70%) Full Stack Developer
8 18 (9.63%) Angular Developer
8 18 (9.63%) C# Developer
9 17 (9.09%) Test Analyst
10 16 (8.56%) Test Engineer
11 11 (5.88%) QA Engineer
11 11 (5.88%) QA Leader
11 11 (5.88%) QA Test Analyst
11 11 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
12 9 (4.81%) Test Leader
13 8 (4.28%) Automation Test Lead
14 7 (3.74%) QA Automation Analyst
15 6 (3.21%) E-Commerce Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (30.48%) XML
2 50 (26.74%) AngularJS
3 45 (24.06%) Web Services
4 41 (21.93%) JSON
5 37 (19.79%) Node.js
6 33 (17.65%) HTML
6 33 (17.65%) HTML5
7 32 (17.11%) Ajax
7 32 (17.11%) Backbone.js
7 32 (17.11%) CSS
7 32 (17.11%) jQuery
7 32 (17.11%) React
8 29 (15.51%) .NET
9 19 (10.16%) ASP.NET
10 18 (9.63%) ASP.NET MVC
10 18 (9.63%) Sass
10 18 (9.63%) SignalR
10 18 (9.63%) WebSockets
11 13 (6.95%) SOAP
12 11 (5.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 42 (22.46%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (19.79%) Computer Science
3 34 (18.18%) Data Structures
4 32 (17.11%) Algorithms
5 30 (16.04%) User Experience
6 26 (13.90%) Fintech
7 24 (12.83%) Mobile App
8 15 (8.02%) Mobile Payment
9 6 (3.21%) iPad
10 5 (2.67%) Client/Server
11 2 (1.07%) Data Centre
11 2 (1.07%) Internet of Things
11 2 (1.07%) Tandem
11 2 (1.07%) Wiki
12 1 (0.53%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.53%) CMDB
12 1 (0.53%) Credit Risk
12 1 (0.53%) Linux Command Line
12 1 (0.53%) Replication
12 1 (0.53%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 47 (25.13%) Linux
2 20 (10.70%) Windows
3 10 (5.35%) CentOS
4 7 (3.74%) Kali Linux
5 6 (3.21%) Android
5 6 (3.21%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.14%) Ubuntu
6 4 (2.14%) Unix
7 2 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.07%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.53%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (48.13%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (24.06%) Continuous Integration
3 40 (21.39%) BDD
3 40 (21.39%) Test Automation
4 37 (19.79%) DevOps
5 36 (19.25%) OO
6 33 (17.65%) Security Testing
7 32 (17.11%) Complexity Analysis
7 32 (17.11%) Front End Development
7 32 (17.11%) OOD
8 27 (14.44%) Performance Testing
9 25 (13.37%) E-Commerce
9 25 (13.37%) TDD
10 24 (12.83%) Exploratory Testing
11 23 (12.30%) API Testing
11 23 (12.30%) Performance Tuning
12 20 (10.70%) Regression Testing
13 19 (10.16%) Functional Testing
13 19 (10.16%) QA Automation
14 18 (9.63%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 61 (32.62%) JavaScript
2 49 (26.20%) C#
2 49 (26.20%) Java
3 45 (24.06%) SQL
4 37 (19.79%) Python
5 33 (17.65%) Ruby
6 18 (9.63%) TypeScript
7 13 (6.95%) Perl
8 9 (4.81%) PHP
9 7 (3.74%) Scala
10 6 (3.21%) Bash Shell
10 6 (3.21%) Go
10 6 (3.21%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.14%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.60%) Groovy
12 3 (1.60%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.07%) Apple Swift
13 2 (1.07%) C++
13 2 (1.07%) Erlang
13 2 (1.07%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 13 (6.95%) Degree
2 11 (5.88%) ISTQB
3 10 (5.35%) ISEB
4 7 (3.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.60%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (42.78%) QA
2 4 (2.14%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.60%) SEPA
4 1 (0.53%) SDET
System Software
1 14 (7.49%) Docker
2 3 (1.60%) Varnish
3 2 (1.07%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.53%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.53%) HDFS
4 1 (0.53%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.53%) Xen
Systems Management
1 26 (13.90%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (12.30%) Puppet
3 21 (11.23%) Ansible
4 11 (5.88%) Salt
5 6 (3.21%) Kibana
6 5 (2.67%) Terraform
7 4 (2.14%) Mesos
8 3 (1.60%) Ambari
8 3 (1.60%) Nagios
8 3 (1.60%) ZABBIX
9 2 (1.07%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (1.07%) Grafana
9 2 (1.07%) Kubernetes
9 2 (1.07%) Marathon
10 1 (0.53%) Consul
10 1 (0.53%) logstash
10 1 (0.53%) Packer
10 1 (0.53%) Perfmon
10 1 (0.53%) Rancher
10 1 (0.53%) StatsD
Vendors
1 9 (4.81%) Oracle
2 8 (4.28%) New Relic
3 6 (3.21%) HP
4 5 (2.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.14%) ATG
5 4 (2.14%) Demandware
5 4 (2.14%) hybris
5 4 (2.14%) IBM
5 4 (2.14%) SAP
6 2 (1.07%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.07%) Google
6 2 (1.07%) RedGate
7 1 (0.53%) Clearswift
7 1 (0.53%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.53%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.53%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.53%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.53%) Splunk
7 1 (0.53%) VMware
London
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Posted: Yesterday
London
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Posted: Yesterday
North West London
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
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City, London
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Salary: £65000 per annum
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City, London
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Salary: £65000 Per Annum
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