Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Neotys NeoLoad
UK
6 months to
21 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 683 997 1103
Rank change year-on-year +314 +106 +55
Permanent jobs citing NeoLoad 12 102 88
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.024% 0.073% 0.053%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.12% 0.38% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 14 62 65
Median annual salary £57,500 £62,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% +30.21% -20.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £51,500 £40,500
90th Percentile £67,200 £71,250 £65,400
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year - +7.32% +13.89%

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 10,328 26,857 33,876
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.89% 19.14% 20.23%
Number of salaries quoted 8,416 21,226 27,427
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.89% +1.11% +3.45%

NeoLoad
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for NeoLoad in the UK

NeoLoad
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing NeoLoad.

Salary trend for NeoLoad in the UK

NeoLoad
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing NeoLoad over the 6 months to 21 September 2020.

Salary histogram for NeoLoad in the UK

NeoLoad
Top 7 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 21 September 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 +281 9 £60,500 -3.20% 4
UK excluding London +290 8 £55,000 - 2
London +214 4 £63,000 -3.08% 3
South West +140 3 £50,000 +47.06%
Scotland +102 3 £56,250 - 1
South East - 2 £35,000 -
Work from Home - 2 £60,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 11 (91.67%) LoadRunner
1 11 (91.67%) Performance Testing
2 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 8 (66.67%) Selenium
3 7 (58.33%) Test Automation
3 7 (58.33%) JMeter
4 6 (50.00%) HP UFT
4 6 (50.00%) DevOps
5 5 (41.67%) API Testing
5 5 (41.67%) Cucumber
5 5 (41.67%) JIRA
5 5 (41.67%) SilkPerformer
5 5 (41.67%) Java
6 4 (33.33%) Web Services
6 4 (33.33%) Windows
6 4 (33.33%) Linux
6 4 (33.33%) HP
6 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (33.33%) TDD
6 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
6 4 (33.33%) BDD
6 4 (33.33%) SoapUI
6 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
6 4 (33.33%) JBehave
6 4 (33.33%) WebDriver
6 4 (33.33%) Wireframes
6 4 (33.33%) Task Automation
6 4 (33.33%) HP ALM
7 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon S3
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (8.33%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) LoadRunner
2 8 (66.67%) Selenium
3 7 (58.33%) JMeter
4 6 (50.00%) HP UFT
5 5 (41.67%) Cucumber
5 5 (41.67%) JIRA
5 5 (41.67%) SilkPerformer
6 4 (33.33%) JBehave
6 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
6 4 (33.33%) SoapUI
6 4 (33.33%) WebDriver
7 1 (8.33%) Gatling
7 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Performance Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Performance Test Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Test Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Performance Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Developer in Test
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Test Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Test Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Performance Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Test Automation
3 6 (50.00%) DevOps
4 5 (41.67%) API Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (33.33%) BDD
5 4 (33.33%) Task Automation
5 4 (33.33%) TDD
5 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 4 (33.33%) Wireframes
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
6 1 (8.33%) Requirements Gathering
6 1 (8.33%) Resilience Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) HP ALM
2 1 (8.33%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) New Relic
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle