Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Testing
England > North East
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 118 124
Rank change year-on-year +8 +6 -10
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.14% 0.13% 0.065%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.16% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
North East median annual salary £21,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.00% - +27.27%
England median annual salary £48,750 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.50% +5.26% +4.40%

Load Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1207 1281 1378
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 87.02% 84.61% 88.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1040 1083 1184
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,975 £25,550 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Load Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Load Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Load Testing in the North East

Load Testing
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Load Testing in the North East

Load Testing
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Testing within the North East region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +15 2 £21,000 -40.00%
Load Testing
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 North East region with a requirement for Load Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8

Load Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft