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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Testing
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 89 - 90
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 1 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.12% - 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% - 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 12
Median salary £34,500 - £45,000
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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 772 935 1004
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 90.72% 91.85% 86.18%
Number of salaries quoted 622 749 767
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,318 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Load Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Load Testing
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for Load Testing in Milton Keynes

Load Testing
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

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

1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) XML Messaging
1 3 (100.00%) JMeter
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Automotive
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) HP UFT
3 1 (33.33%) Front Office
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JMeter
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
3 1 (33.33%) HP UFT
General
1 2 (66.67%) Automotive
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Test Leader
1 2 (66.67%) Test Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XML Messaging
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago