The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 103 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.32% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £35,000 - -
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 Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1022 1720 2031
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 83.02% 88.39% 86.54%
Number of salaries quoted 774 1384 1335
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Load Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

Load Testing
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Load Testing in Reading

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

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 Reading region with a requirement for Load Testing.

1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) OOP
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) Ajax
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (75.00%) LINQ
2 2 (50.00%) Stress Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) Perfmon
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) XPath
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) WPF
2 2 (50.00%) WSE
2 2 (50.00%) Silverlight
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) OOD
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) XHTML
2 2 (50.00%) XSD
2 2 (50.00%) XSLT

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) OLAP
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Automation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software QA Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (75.00%) Ajax
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) LINQ
2 2 (50.00%) Silverlight
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) WPF
2 2 (50.00%) WSE
2 2 (50.00%) XHTML
2 2 (50.00%) XSD
2 2 (50.00%) XSLT
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) LINQ to SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) OOP
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) OOD
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Stress Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) XPath
3 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Sage
1 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Training + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago