Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Testing
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 261 242 271
Rank change year-on-year -19 +29 +42
Permanent jobs citing Load Testing 2 37 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.030% 0.48% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.032% 0.53% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 37 17
West Yorkshire median annual salary £38,750 £38,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.97% -36.67% -
10th Percentile £33,375 £36,250 £43,750
90th Percentile £43,125 £47,000 £63,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year +10.39% -13.48% -17.21%

Load Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6155 6987 8465
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 91.55% 91.05% 91.02%
Number of salaries quoted 5168 5991 6785
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £64,750 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +0.69%

Load Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Load Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Load Testing in West Yorkshire

Load Testing
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Load Testing in West Yorkshire

Load Testing
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Testing within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 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
Leeds -15 1 £35,000 -7.89%
Load Testing
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Load Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) API Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (50.00%) BrowserStack
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium

Load Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 1 (50.00%) BrowserStack
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Software Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Software Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) API Testing
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA