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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Testing
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 128 145
Rank change year-on-year +19 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 1 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.078% 0.28% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.093% 0.31% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Median salary £35,000 £57,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -39.13% +21.05%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +7.59%  

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 1078 1635 1917
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 83.76% 90.23% 84.90%
Number of salaries quoted 873 1276 1394
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 Reading region with a requirement for Load Testing.

1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) OOP
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
1 3 (60.00%) Ajax
1 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (60.00%) LINQ
2 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Stress Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) XPath
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) QA
2 2 (40.00%) WCF
2 2 (40.00%) WPF
2 2 (40.00%) WSE
2 2 (40.00%) Silverlight

Load Testing
Co-occurring 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 (40.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) OLAP
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
1 2 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Automation Tester
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) QA Automation Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) QA Automation Tester
2 2 (40.00%) QA Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) QA Test Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) QA Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Security Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Software QA Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Software QA Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Tester
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (60.00%) Ajax
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) LINQ
2 2 (40.00%) Silverlight
2 2 (40.00%) WCF
2 2 (40.00%) WPF
2 2 (40.00%) WSE
2 2 (40.00%) XHTML
2 2 (40.00%) XSD
2 2 (40.00%) XSLT
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (20.00%) LINQ to SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
1 3 (60.00%) OOP
1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (40.00%) OOD
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Stress Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) XPath
3 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Sage
1 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
Reading
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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