The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Scalability Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Scalability Testing over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scalability Testing
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 871 931 961
Rank change year-on-year +60 +30  
Permanent jobs citing Scalability Testing 18 9 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.009% 0.019%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.023% 0.010% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 13
UK median annual salary £52,500 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +61.53% -27.77%  
10th Percentile £31,250 £21,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £48,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +15.38% -27.77%  

Scalability 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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 79789 87214 97872
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.72% 88.92% 88.07%
Number of salaries quoted 263898 300520 316679
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,000 £29,900
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Scalability Testing
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Scalability Testing in the UK

Scalability Testing
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Scalability Testing in the UK

Scalability Testing
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scalability Testing over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Scalability Testing in the UK

Scalability Testing
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scalability Testing within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +64 18 £52,500 +61.53% 2
UK excluding London +29 12 £37,500 +15.38% 2
South West - 7 £52,500 -
London - 6 £90,000 -
Midlands +13 2 - -
North of England - 2 £33,750 - 2
East of England -14 1 £37,500 +15.38%

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT jobs citing Scalability Testing 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 Scalability Testing.

1 30 (73.17%) Test Automation
2 28 (68.29%) QA
2 28 (68.29%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (65.85%) Java
4 25 (60.98%) Selenium
5 21 (51.22%) Finance
6 19 (46.34%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (43.90%) Linux
8 17 (41.46%) Open Source
9 16 (39.02%) Performance Testing
9 16 (39.02%) High Availability
10 15 (36.59%) Non-Functional Testing
10 15 (36.59%) Enterprise Software
10 15 (36.59%) Relational Database
10 15 (36.59%) Regression Testing
11 14 (34.15%) JMeter
11 14 (34.15%) Functional Testing
11 14 (34.15%) Cucumber
11 14 (34.15%) JIRA
12 13 (31.71%) Test Scripting
12 13 (31.71%) Manual Testing
12 13 (31.71%) Software Testing
12 13 (31.71%) JavaScript
13 12 (29.27%) RUP
13 12 (29.27%) Middleware
14 11 (26.83%) Jenkins
14 11 (26.83%) OO
14 11 (26.83%) Clustering
14 11 (26.83%) Performance Tuning
15 10 (24.39%) Scrum

Scalability Testing
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 (19.51%) Apache
2 5 (12.20%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (12.20%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (36.59%) Relational Database
2 5 (12.20%) RDBMS
3 4 (9.76%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (60.98%) Selenium
2 14 (34.15%) Cucumber
2 14 (34.15%) JIRA
2 14 (34.15%) JMeter
3 11 (26.83%) Jenkins
4 9 (21.95%) SoapUI
5 5 (12.20%) FitNesse
5 5 (12.20%) PhantomJS
6 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
6 3 (7.32%) SpecFlow
6 3 (7.32%) Subversion
7 2 (4.88%) eggPlant
7 2 (4.88%) JBehave
7 2 (4.88%) Ranorex
7 2 (4.88%) WATIR
7 2 (4.88%) WebDriver
8 1 (2.44%) Hudson
8 1 (2.44%) NUnit
General
1 21 (51.22%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (34.15%) Tester
2 12 (29.27%) Automation Tester
3 11 (26.83%) Developer
3 11 (26.83%) Java Developer
3 11 (26.83%) QA Engineer
4 9 (21.95%) Applications Developer
4 9 (21.95%) Java Applications Developer
4 9 (21.95%) Senior Applications Developer
4 9 (21.95%) Senior Developer
4 9 (21.95%) Senior Java Applications Developer
4 9 (21.95%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (19.51%) Messaging Developer
5 8 (19.51%) QA Automation Tester
5 8 (19.51%) QA Tester
6 7 (17.07%) Software Engineer
6 7 (17.07%) Software Tester
7 5 (12.20%) Manual Tester
7 5 (12.20%) QA Software Engineer
8 4 (9.76%) Agile Manual Tester
8 4 (9.76%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (29.27%) Middleware
2 10 (24.39%) Ajax
2 10 (24.39%) AngularJS
2 10 (24.39%) GWT
2 10 (24.39%) jQuery
2 10 (24.39%) JSF
3 7 (17.07%) Gherkin
3 7 (17.07%) Web Services
4 5 (12.20%) .NET
4 5 (12.20%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (12.20%) REST
4 5 (12.20%) Vaadin
5 4 (9.76%) COM
5 4 (9.76%) Silverlight
6 3 (7.32%) Apache Camel
6 3 (7.32%) Hibernate
6 3 (7.32%) OSGi
6 3 (7.32%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (7.32%) Spring
7 2 (4.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (36.59%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (26.83%) Clustering
3 7 (17.07%) Fintech
4 5 (12.20%) Computer Science
5 4 (9.76%) Mobile App
6 3 (7.32%) Client/Server
6 3 (7.32%) Fixed Income
6 3 (7.32%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 18 (43.90%) Linux
2 6 (14.63%) Windows
3 4 (9.76%) Windows 7
3 4 (9.76%) Windows Server
3 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (9.76%) Windows Vista
4 2 (4.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (73.17%) Test Automation
2 28 (68.29%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (46.34%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (41.46%) Open Source
5 16 (39.02%) High Availability
5 16 (39.02%) Performance Testing
6 15 (36.59%) Non-Functional Testing
6 15 (36.59%) Regression Testing
7 14 (34.15%) Functional Testing
8 13 (31.71%) Manual Testing
8 13 (31.71%) Software Testing
8 13 (31.71%) Test Scripting
9 12 (29.27%) RUP
10 11 (26.83%) OO
10 11 (26.83%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (24.39%) Extreme Programming
11 10 (24.39%) Scrum
11 10 (24.39%) SDLC
11 10 (24.39%) Software Delivery
12 9 (21.95%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (65.85%) Java
2 13 (31.71%) JavaScript
3 9 (21.95%) SQL
4 6 (14.63%) C#
5 4 (9.76%) VB
6 3 (7.32%) Ruby
7 2 (4.88%) Perl
8 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) ISEB
2 5 (12.20%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (12.20%) Degree
2 5 (12.20%) ISTQB
3 4 (9.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (68.29%) QA
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Oracle
2 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.76%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (4.88%) CA Agile Central
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