The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 74 77 64
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 3 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.45% 0.15% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.19% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Average salary £42,000 £31,500 £25,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +24.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,500 £25,050
10% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £31,500 £25,450
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Performance Testing
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
512 533 581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 77.46% 79.43% 78.30%
Number of salaries quoted 390 400 456
Average salary £44,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.36% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Basingstoke region.

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Performance Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Performance Testing.

1 4 (40.00%) MySQL
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (40.00%) Load Testing
1 4 (40.00%) Stress Testing
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
1 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Trello
1 4 (40.00%) User Experience
2 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Software Distribution
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (30.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) Fujitsu
2 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Test Management
2 3 (30.00%) System Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Retail
2 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Change Management
2 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) VPN
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) ISEB

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Performance Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Performance Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) VPN
2 2 (20.00%) ATM
2 2 (20.00%) ISDN
3 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) TestDirector
General
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Tester
1 4 (40.00%) Performance Tester
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Tester
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Test Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Test Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (40.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Load Testing
1 4 (40.00%) Stress Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Test Management
2 3 (30.00%) System Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Software Distribution
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (30.00%) Change Management
2 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
1 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) ISEB
2 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco
1 3 (30.00%) Juniper
1 3 (30.00%) Fujitsu