The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Load Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Testing
UK / Wales
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 106 103
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales - 0.072% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.089% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Median salary - £36,500 £32,800
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +14.86% -16.85%  

Load 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 advertised in Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 952 1127 1147
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 86.47% 81.37% 85.09%
Number of salaries quoted 782 949 976
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,950
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Load Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Load Testing in Wales

Load Testing
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Load Testing in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing Load Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Load Testing.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) JMeter
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) JSF
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
1 4 (100.00%) Java EE
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Spring Web Flow
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (100.00%) JPA
1 4 (100.00%) Feasibility Study

Load Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (100.00%) JMeter
General
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE Analyst Programmer
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE Programmer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Analyst Programmer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Programmer
1 4 (100.00%) Java/J2EE Analyst Programmer
1 4 (100.00%) Programmer
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
1 4 (100.00%) Senior J2EE Analyst Programmer
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Java Analyst Programmer
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Java Programmer
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Programme Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) Java EE
1 4 (100.00%) JPA
1 4 (100.00%) JSF
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Spring Web Flow
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Feasibility Study
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) IBM