Period
to 21 November 2017

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

Neotys NeoLoad
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1171 1192 1242
Rank change year-on-year +21 +50 +63
Permanent jobs citing NeoLoad 35 51 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.027% 0.027%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.095% 0.14% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 23 35 42
UK median annual salary £60,000 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +71.43% -26.32% -17.39%
10th Percentile £33,250 £23,716 £35,250
90th Percentile £80,500 £100,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +50.00% -17.65% -29.17%

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 36786 35368 38174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.33% 18.72% 17.57%
Number of salaries quoted 29935 30548 32261
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for NeoLoad in the UK

NeoLoad
Top 8 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 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
England +8 35 £60,000 +71.43% 10
London +24 18 £62,500 -37.50% 4
UK excluding London +8 17 £52,500 +50.00% 6
Midlands - 11 £60,000 -
East Midlands - 9 £50,000 -
South East +30 3 £51,250 +46.43% 2
East of England +3 3 £30,500 +20.10%
West Midlands - 2 £60,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing NeoLoad also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for NeoLoad.

1 24 (68.57%) JMeter
2 21 (60.00%) Java
3 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (57.14%) Performance Testing
4 17 (48.57%) LoadRunner
5 16 (45.71%) Scrum
6 14 (40.00%) Selenium
7 13 (37.14%) Test Automation
8 12 (34.29%) Cucumber
8 12 (34.29%) Retail
8 12 (34.29%) C
9 11 (31.43%) C#
9 11 (31.43%) Unix
9 11 (31.43%) Linux
9 11 (31.43%) SoapUI
9 11 (31.43%) Non-Functional Testing
10 10 (28.57%) QA
10 10 (28.57%) Test Scripting
10 10 (28.57%) Gatling
11 9 (25.71%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (25.71%) WebLOAD
11 9 (25.71%) WATIR
11 9 (25.71%) Scala
11 9 (25.71%) Jenkins
11 9 (25.71%) Ranorex
11 9 (25.71%) DevOps
11 9 (25.71%) Appium
11 9 (25.71%) TCP/IP
11 9 (25.71%) PHP
11 9 (25.71%) Python

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 8 (22.86%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) G Suite
1 3 (8.57%) Office 365
1 3 (8.57%) Slack
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.71%) TETRA
2 2 (5.71%) Wireshark
3 1 (2.86%) Firewall
3 1 (2.86%) HTTP
3 1 (2.86%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.86%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Big Data
1 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (68.57%) JMeter
2 17 (48.57%) LoadRunner
3 14 (40.00%) Selenium
4 12 (34.29%) Cucumber
5 11 (31.43%) SoapUI
6 10 (28.57%) Gatling
7 9 (25.71%) Appium
7 9 (25.71%) Jenkins
7 9 (25.71%) Ranorex
7 9 (25.71%) WATIR
7 9 (25.71%) WebLOAD
8 8 (22.86%) JConsole
8 8 (22.86%) The Grinder
8 8 (22.86%) VisualVM
9 7 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (20.00%) Buildbot
10 3 (8.57%) JIRA
11 2 (5.71%) Redmine
11 2 (5.71%) WebDriver
12 1 (2.86%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (34.29%) Retail
2 8 (22.86%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (11.43%) Finance
4 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Consultant
2 9 (25.71%) Performance Test Leader
2 9 (25.71%) Principal Consultant
2 9 (25.71%) Test Consultant
2 9 (25.71%) Test Leader
3 7 (20.00%) Tester
4 5 (14.29%) Performance Consultant
4 5 (14.29%) Performance Test Consultant
4 5 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (11.43%) IT Consultant
5 4 (11.43%) Performance Tester
5 4 (11.43%) Principal Technical Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Performance Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Performance Test Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Software Tester
6 2 (5.71%) Test Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Test Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Managing Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Non-Functional Tester
7 1 (2.86%) Performance Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) RESTful
1 8 (22.86%) WSDL
2 4 (11.43%) SOAP
3 2 (5.71%) Gherkin
3 2 (5.71%) REST
3 2 (5.71%) Web Services
3 2 (5.71%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Cybercrime
1 1 (2.86%) EFT
1 1 (2.86%) EFTPOS
1 1 (2.86%) Smartcard
1 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (31.43%) Linux
1 11 (31.43%) Unix
2 3 (8.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (57.14%) Performance Testing
2 16 (45.71%) Scrum
3 13 (37.14%) Test Automation
4 11 (31.43%) Non-Functional Testing
5 10 (28.57%) Test Scripting
6 9 (25.71%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (25.71%) DevOps
7 8 (22.86%) DSDM
7 8 (22.86%) Mentoring
7 8 (22.86%) Scenario Testing
7 8 (22.86%) Software Engineering
7 8 (22.86%) Waterfall
8 7 (20.00%) BDD
8 7 (20.00%) Kanban
8 7 (20.00%) TDD
9 6 (17.14%) Software Testing
10 5 (14.29%) Test Strategy
11 3 (8.57%) Integration Testing
11 3 (8.57%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (60.00%) Java
2 12 (34.29%) C
3 11 (31.43%) C#
4 9 (25.71%) C++
4 9 (25.71%) PHP
4 9 (25.71%) Python
4 9 (25.71%) Ruby
4 9 (25.71%) Scala
5 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) ISEB
1 4 (11.43%) ISTQB
1 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (5.71%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (5.71%) MBCS
3 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (28.57%) QA
2 8 (22.86%) PMO
3 1 (2.86%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Oracle
2 8 (22.86%) Cognizant
2 8 (22.86%) Dynatrace
3 3 (8.57%) Google
4 2 (5.71%) IBM
5 1 (2.86%) Capita
5 1 (2.86%) Elavon
5 1 (2.86%) FIS
5 1 (2.86%) HP
5 1 (2.86%) Ingenico
5 1 (2.86%) Remedy
5 1 (2.86%) VeriFone
5 1 (2.86%) WorldPay