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

Scalability Testing
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 830 940 962
Rank change year-on-year +110 +22  
Permanent jobs citing Scalability Testing 22 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.026% 0.010% 0.007%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.029% 0.011% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 7
Median salary £45,000 £61,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.53% +88.46%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £99,000 £95,000 £46,400
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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 76216 92627 93645
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.14% 88.57% 86.99%
Number of salaries quoted 62695 76706 75786
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Scalability Testing
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Scalability Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Scalability Testing in the UK

Scalability Testing
Top 13 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 30 March 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 +88 22 £45,000 -26.53% 2
London +72 13 £50,000 -47.36% 1
South East - 4 £31,500 -
Wallingford - 4 £31,500 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £31,500 -
East of England +33 3 £35,000 +7.69%
City of London +33 3 £100,000 +5.26% 1
Hertfordshire - 3 £35,000 -
Liverpool - 2 £33,000 -
Merseyside - 2 £33,000 -
Broxbourne - 2 £35,000 -
North West - 2 £33,000 -
Hoddesdon - 1 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 29 (67.44%) Performance Testing
1 29 (67.44%) Functional Testing
2 26 (60.47%) Software Testing
3 25 (58.14%) Stress Testing
4 20 (46.51%) QA
5 18 (41.86%) Selenium
6 16 (37.21%) Java
7 15 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (25.58%) Linux
8 11 (25.58%) ISEB
8 11 (25.58%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (23.26%) Manual Testing
9 10 (23.26%) High Availability
9 10 (23.26%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (23.26%) SQL
10 9 (20.93%) Automated Testing
10 9 (20.93%) Relational Database
10 9 (20.93%) Open Source
11 8 (18.60%) JIRA
11 8 (18.60%) Finance
12 7 (16.28%) ISTQB
12 7 (16.28%) Apache
12 7 (16.28%) Automation Testing
13 6 (13.95%) Performance Tuning
13 6 (13.95%) SDLC
13 6 (13.95%) Fintech
13 6 (13.95%) Non-Functional Testing
13 6 (13.95%) Root Cause Analysis
13 6 (13.95%) Test Scripting
13 6 (13.95%) Cucumber

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 7 (16.28%) Apache
2 4 (9.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (9.30%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.93%) Relational Database
2 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
3 4 (9.30%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (9.30%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (41.86%) Selenium
2 8 (18.60%) JIRA
3 6 (13.95%) Cucumber
3 6 (13.95%) JMeter
4 5 (11.63%) Jenkins
5 4 (9.30%) FitNesse
5 4 (9.30%) PhantomJS
6 3 (6.98%) WebDriver
7 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
7 2 (4.65%) SoapUI
7 2 (4.65%) Subversion
8 1 (2.33%) MSTest
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Banking
2 2 (4.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (48.84%) Software Tester
1 21 (48.84%) Tester
2 13 (30.23%) QA Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) Test Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Developer
4 6 (13.95%) Java Developer
4 6 (13.95%) Software Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Software Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Software Test Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Agile Tester
5 4 (9.30%) Automation Tester
5 4 (9.30%) Java Applications Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Java Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Manual Tester
5 4 (9.30%) Senior Applications Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Senior Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Senior Java Applications Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.95%) Web Services
2 5 (11.63%) Ajax
2 5 (11.63%) AngularJS
2 5 (11.63%) GWT
2 5 (11.63%) jQuery
2 5 (11.63%) JSF
2 5 (11.63%) Middleware
3 4 (9.30%) .NET
3 4 (9.30%) COM
3 4 (9.30%) Gherkin
3 4 (9.30%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (9.30%) REST
3 4 (9.30%) Silverlight
3 4 (9.30%) Vaadin
4 3 (6.98%) Apache Camel
4 3 (6.98%) Hibernate
4 3 (6.98%) OSGi
4 3 (6.98%) Spring
5 2 (4.65%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (13.95%) Clustering
2 6 (13.95%) Fintech
3 4 (9.30%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.30%) Mobile App
4 3 (6.98%) Fixed Income
5 2 (4.65%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.65%) iPad
5 2 (4.65%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.58%) Linux
2 4 (9.30%) Windows
2 4 (9.30%) Windows 7
2 4 (9.30%) Windows Server
2 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (9.30%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (67.44%) Functional Testing
1 29 (67.44%) Performance Testing
2 26 (60.47%) Software Testing
3 25 (58.14%) Stress Testing
4 15 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (25.58%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (23.26%) High Availability
6 10 (23.26%) Manual Testing
7 9 (20.93%) Automated Testing
7 9 (20.93%) Open Source
8 7 (16.28%) Automation Testing
9 6 (13.95%) Non-Functional Testing
9 6 (13.95%) OO
9 6 (13.95%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (13.95%) Regression Testing
9 6 (13.95%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (13.95%) SDLC
9 6 (13.95%) Software Engineering
9 6 (13.95%) Test Automation
9 6 (13.95%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 16 (37.21%) Java
2 10 (23.26%) SQL
3 6 (13.95%) C#
4 5 (11.63%) JavaScript
5 4 (9.30%) VB
6 2 (4.65%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (25.58%) ISEB
2 7 (16.28%) ISTQB
3 4 (9.30%) Degree
3 4 (9.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (46.51%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle
3 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
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