Period
to 22 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for NeoLoad skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NeoLoad over the 6 months to 22 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Neotys NeoLoad
UK
6 months to
22 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 964 1039 1165
Rank change year-on-year +75 +126 +3
Permanent jobs citing NeoLoad 50 93 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.041% 0.061% 0.024%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.21% 0.31% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 29 68 23
UK median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% +37.50% -
10th Percentile £48,250 £41,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £65,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £51,250 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% +25.00% +14.29%

NeoLoad is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 23,522 30,075 36,199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.16% 19.88% 20.56%
Number of salaries quoted 18,536 23,978 29,734
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

NeoLoad
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing NeoLoad as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for NeoLoad in the UK

NeoLoad
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for NeoLoad in the UK

NeoLoad
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NeoLoad over the 6 months to 22 February 2020.

Salary histogram for NeoLoad in the UK

NeoLoad
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NeoLoad within the UK over the 6 months to 22 February 2020. 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
England +64 48 £62,500 +13.64% 4
UK excluding London +65 26 £51,250 +2.50% 5
London +59 24 £62,500 -
North of England +48 11 £52,500 -4.55% 1
Yorkshire +26 10 - -
South West - 7 £39,250 - 2
South East +61 4 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Wales - 4 - -
West Midlands +23 2 £61,000 +22.00%
Midlands +11 2 £61,000 +43.53%
Scotland - 2 £62,500 - 1
North West - 1 £52,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 22 February 2020, IT jobs citing NeoLoad also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for NeoLoad.

1 47 (94.00%) JMeter
2 30 (60.00%) Selenium
3 28 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (54.00%) Test Automation
5 26 (52.00%) LoadRunner
6 25 (50.00%) Performance Testing
7 23 (46.00%) Software Testing
7 23 (46.00%) Cucumber
7 23 (46.00%) Java
7 23 (46.00%) Jenkins
7 23 (46.00%) Gatling
8 21 (42.00%) Scrum
9 20 (40.00%) C#
9 20 (40.00%) Security Cleared
10 19 (38.00%) BDD
10 19 (38.00%) Kanban
10 19 (38.00%) SC Cleared
10 19 (38.00%) Python
11 18 (36.00%) Software Engineering
11 18 (36.00%) DV Cleared
11 18 (36.00%) Ruby
11 18 (36.00%) SilkPerformer
11 18 (36.00%) Scala
11 18 (36.00%) DevOps
12 17 (34.00%) Appium
12 17 (34.00%) SoapUI
12 17 (34.00%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (32.00%) TDD
13 16 (32.00%) C
13 16 (32.00%) C++

NeoLoad
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (4.00%) Moodle
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.00%) BlazeMeter
2 7 (14.00%) Azure
3 4 (8.00%) AWS
4 3 (6.00%) GCP
5 2 (4.00%) G Suite
5 2 (4.00%) Office 365
5 2 (4.00%) Slack
6 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (2.00%) PuTTY
1 1 (2.00%) Telnet
1 1 (2.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) InfluxDB
2 1 (2.00%) DB2
2 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 47 (94.00%) JMeter
2 30 (60.00%) Selenium
3 26 (52.00%) LoadRunner
4 23 (46.00%) Cucumber
4 23 (46.00%) Gatling
4 23 (46.00%) Jenkins
5 18 (36.00%) SilkPerformer
6 17 (34.00%) Appium
6 17 (34.00%) SoapUI
7 15 (30.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 15 (30.00%) Buildbot
7 15 (30.00%) Ranorex
7 15 (30.00%) WATIR
7 15 (30.00%) WebLOAD
8 12 (24.00%) JIRA
9 7 (14.00%) WebDriver
10 6 (12.00%) HP UFT
11 3 (6.00%) REST Assured
12 2 (4.00%) Selenium IDE
13 1 (2.00%) GitLab
General
1 4 (8.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Public Sector
2 2 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (44.00%) Test Engineer
2 19 (38.00%) Performance Engineer
2 19 (38.00%) Performance Test Engineer
3 17 (34.00%) Developer
4 16 (32.00%) Developer in Test
4 16 (32.00%) Senior Test Engineer
4 16 (32.00%) Software Developer
5 15 (30.00%) Senior Performance Engineer
6 9 (18.00%) Lead Developer
6 9 (18.00%) Lead Software Developer
7 6 (12.00%) Tester
8 5 (10.00%) QA Tester
9 4 (8.00%) Analyst
9 4 (8.00%) Test Analyst
10 3 (6.00%) Automation Tester
10 3 (6.00%) QA Automation Tester
10 3 (6.00%) Software QA Tester
10 3 (6.00%) Software Tester
10 3 (6.00%) Test Automation Engineer
11 2 (4.00%) Performance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) ADO
1 4 (8.00%) REST
1 4 (8.00%) RESTful
2 3 (6.00%) Gherkin
3 2 (4.00%) Spring
4 1 (2.00%) .NET
4 1 (2.00%) JSON
4 1 (2.00%) SOAP
4 1 (2.00%) Web Services
4 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Linux
2 2 (4.00%) Android
2 2 (4.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (54.00%) Test Automation
3 25 (50.00%) Performance Testing
4 23 (46.00%) Software Testing
5 21 (42.00%) Scrum
6 19 (38.00%) BDD
6 19 (38.00%) Kanban
7 18 (36.00%) DevOps
7 18 (36.00%) Software Engineering
8 17 (34.00%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (32.00%) SDET
9 16 (32.00%) TDD
10 15 (30.00%) Business Analysis
10 15 (30.00%) DSDM
11 13 (26.00%) Continuous Delivery
11 13 (26.00%) DNA
11 13 (26.00%) Mentoring
12 10 (20.00%) Test Scripting
13 8 (16.00%) Non-Functional Testing
13 8 (16.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 23 (46.00%) Java
2 20 (40.00%) C#
3 19 (38.00%) Python
4 18 (36.00%) Ruby
4 18 (36.00%) Scala
5 16 (32.00%) C
5 16 (32.00%) C++
6 15 (30.00%) PHP
7 4 (8.00%) SQL
8 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.00%) VB
8 1 (2.00%) VBScript
8 1 (2.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 20 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (38.00%) SC Cleared
3 18 (36.00%) DV Cleared
4 8 (16.00%) ISTQB
5 4 (8.00%) Degree
6 3 (6.00%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (2.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (24.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) Grafana
2 1 (2.00%) nmon
Vendors
1 5 (10.00%) Google
2 4 (8.00%) VMware
3 3 (6.00%) Atlassian
4 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.00%) Citrix
5 1 (2.00%) F5
5 1 (2.00%) HP
5 1 (2.00%) Micro Focus
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle
5 1 (2.00%) UiPath