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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank - 85 77
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 0 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 1.21% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.51% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 16
Average salary - £50,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Performance Testing
East of England

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
906 928 847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 85.96% 80.42% 79.01%
Number of salaries quoted 793 787 769
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 9 (81.82%) Java
1 9 (81.82%) PL/SQL
1 9 (81.82%) SQL
1 9 (81.82%) Oracle
1 9 (81.82%) LoadRunner
1 9 (81.82%) Shell Script
1 9 (81.82%) Finance
1 9 (81.82%) HP
1 9 (81.82%) Test Strategy
1 9 (81.82%) Non-Functional Testing
1 9 (81.82%) Oracle Database
2 8 (72.73%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (9.09%) QA
3 1 (9.09%) Selenium
3 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
3 1 (9.09%) System Testing
3 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) Sun Certification
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) TDD
3 1 (9.09%) NUnit
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) LoadRunner
2 1 (9.09%) NUnit
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium
General
1 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Architect
1 9 (81.82%) Test Architect
2 8 (72.73%) Test Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (9.09%) QA Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Testing Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Test Strategy
1 9 (81.82%) Non-Functional Testing
2 8 (72.73%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
3 1 (9.09%) System Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) TDD
3 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Java
1 9 (81.82%) PL/SQL
1 9 (81.82%) SQL
1 9 (81.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
1 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Oracle
1 9 (81.82%) HP
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago