The first table below looks at the demand for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bedford region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 54 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 3 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.11% 5.04% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 6.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 0
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,251
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -0.62%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
220 227 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 81.18% 81.65% 92.27%
Number of salaries quoted 191 218 170
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Performance Testing
Bedfordshire

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Bedford

Performance Testing
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Local Government
3 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
3 4 (57.14%) JIRA
3 4 (57.14%) QA
3 4 (57.14%) Wiki
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) ISEB
4 3 (42.86%) Software Architecture
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Test Management
6 1 (14.29%) Scrum
6 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
6 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford 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.

Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
General
1 4 (57.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Test Leader
2 2 (28.57%) QA Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Test Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Test Team Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior QA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Software Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
5 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Test Management
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ISEB
1 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago