The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Testing
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 63 83 79
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -4
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 4 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.64% 0.39% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 0.44% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 5
Median salary £62,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +3.70%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
561 689 897
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 89.62% 89.95% 85.35%
Number of salaries quoted 450 607 699
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing Performance Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Performance Testing
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Luton +3 3 £62,500 +8.69%
Performance Testing
East of England

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing Performance 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 11 (73.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (46.67%) Test Automation
3 7 (46.67%) QA
4 5 (33.33%) SDLC
5 4 (26.67%) Test Planning
5 4 (26.67%) Degree
5 4 (26.67%) Test Scripting
5 4 (26.67%) Finance
6 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (20.00%) Release Management
6 3 (20.00%) LoadRunner
6 3 (20.00%) Java
6 3 (20.00%) SQL
6 3 (20.00%) Oracle
6 3 (20.00%) WebLogic
6 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (20.00%) Sun
6 3 (20.00%) HP
6 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (20.00%) Performance Improvement
7 2 (13.33%) WebDriver
7 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
7 2 (13.33%) Process Improvement
7 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (13.33%) ITIL
7 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
7 2 (13.33%) Selenium
7 2 (13.33%) Scrum
7 2 (13.33%) Risk Management

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 3 (20.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (13.33%) JMeter
2 2 (13.33%) Selenium
2 2 (13.33%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Test Manager
2 8 (53.33%) Performance Manager
2 8 (53.33%) Performance Test Manager
2 8 (53.33%) Technical Manager
2 8 (53.33%) Technical Test Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Test Automation Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Software Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (46.67%) Test Automation
4 5 (33.33%) SDLC
5 4 (26.67%) Test Planning
5 4 (26.67%) Test Scripting
6 3 (20.00%) Performance Improvement
6 3 (20.00%) Release Management
7 2 (13.33%) ITIL
7 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
7 2 (13.33%) Process Improvement
7 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
7 2 (13.33%) Scrum
7 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
8 1 (6.67%) Automation Testing
8 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
8 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Java
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) HP
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle
1 3 (20.00%) Sun