The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 163 199 211
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +12
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 43 25 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.97% 0.49% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 0.57% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 38 20 12
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £65,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.31% +5.55%
Performance Testing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3891 4375 4502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 87.34% 85.30% 80.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3080 3187 3135
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire 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 Berkshire

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Berkshire

Performance Testing
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Performance Testing
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bracknell +11 16 £45,000 -5.26%
Reading +13 10 £53,750 +7.50% 2
Maidenhead - 7 £55,000 -
Slough - 3 £47,500 - 1
Newbury +14 1 £22,500 -
Performance Testing
South East

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 42 (67.74%) Selenium
2 39 (62.90%) Java
3 33 (53.23%) Finance
3 33 (53.23%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (50.00%) JMeter
5 28 (45.16%) Test Automation
6 27 (43.55%) Software Testing
6 27 (43.55%) LoadRunner
7 26 (41.94%) JavaScript
8 25 (40.32%) QA
9 23 (37.10%) SDLC
10 22 (35.48%) Functional Testing
10 22 (35.48%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (33.87%) Ajax
11 21 (33.87%) Automated Testing
11 21 (33.87%) HTML
12 20 (32.26%) Visual Studio
13 19 (30.65%) .NET
14 18 (29.03%) VB
14 18 (29.03%) ISEB
14 18 (29.03%) Gatling
14 18 (29.03%) DevOps
15 17 (27.42%) Degree
16 16 (25.81%) Logistics
16 16 (25.81%) Scrum
16 16 (25.81%) Perl
16 16 (25.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 16 (25.81%) Open Source
17 15 (24.19%) Non-Functional Testing
17 15 (24.19%) Agile Testing

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 12 (19.35%) CMS
2 2 (3.23%) IIS
3 1 (1.61%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (14.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.97%) DNS
1 13 (20.97%) Firewall
1 13 (20.97%) Internet
1 13 (20.97%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.23%) IMAP
2 2 (3.23%) NAS
2 2 (3.23%) SAN
2 2 (3.23%) SMTP
2 2 (3.23%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 42 (67.74%) Selenium
2 31 (50.00%) JMeter
3 27 (43.55%) LoadRunner
4 20 (32.26%) Visual Studio
5 18 (29.03%) Gatling
6 14 (22.58%) Cucumber
6 14 (22.58%) TestNG
7 12 (19.35%) HP UFT
8 11 (17.74%) WebDriver
9 10 (16.13%) SoapUI
10 8 (12.90%) Git (software)
10 8 (12.90%) JBehave
10 8 (12.90%) Ranorex
10 8 (12.90%) RSpec
10 8 (12.90%) Subversion
11 7 (11.29%) JIRA
12 5 (8.06%) eggPlant
13 4 (6.45%) Rational Functional Tester
13 4 (6.45%) Zephyr
14 3 (4.84%) WebLOAD
General
1 33 (53.23%) Finance
2 9 (14.52%) Retail
3 8 (12.90%) Banking
3 8 (12.90%) Games
3 8 (12.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (48.39%) Tester
2 24 (38.71%) Automation Tester
3 20 (32.26%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 20 (32.26%) Selenium Tester
4 17 (27.42%) Senior Tester
5 16 (25.81%) Java Automation Tester
5 16 (25.81%) Senior Automation Tester
6 8 (12.90%) Performance Specialist
6 8 (12.90%) Performance Test Specialist
6 8 (12.90%) Test Engineer
6 8 (12.90%) Test Specialist
7 6 (9.68%) Test Automation Specialist
7 6 (9.68%) Test Manager
8 4 (6.45%) QA Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) Performance Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) Performance Test Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) Performance Tester
9 3 (4.84%) QA Automation Tester
9 3 (4.84%) QA Tester
9 3 (4.84%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (33.87%) Ajax
1 21 (33.87%) HTML
2 19 (30.65%) .NET
3 13 (20.97%) ASP.NET
4 12 (19.35%) Web Services
5 8 (12.90%) CSS
6 3 (4.84%) SOAP
7 2 (3.23%) MAPI
8 1 (1.61%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.23%) Fintech
4 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.61%) EPoS
4 1 (1.61%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.84%) Windows
2 2 (3.23%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.61%) Android
3 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (53.23%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (45.16%) Test Automation
3 27 (43.55%) Software Testing
4 23 (37.10%) SDLC
5 22 (35.48%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (35.48%) Functional Testing
6 21 (33.87%) Automated Testing
7 18 (29.03%) DevOps
8 16 (25.81%) Logistics
8 16 (25.81%) Open Source
8 16 (25.81%) Scrum
9 15 (24.19%) Agile Testing
9 15 (24.19%) Non-Functional Testing
10 14 (22.58%) Defect Management
10 14 (22.58%) Test Scripting
10 14 (22.58%) Workflow
10 14 (22.58%) Workflow Management
11 13 (20.97%) CRM
11 13 (20.97%) Kanban
12 11 (17.74%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 39 (62.90%) Java
2 26 (41.94%) JavaScript
3 18 (29.03%) VB
4 16 (25.81%) Perl
5 14 (22.58%) C#
5 14 (22.58%) SQL
6 13 (20.97%) VBScript
7 2 (3.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (29.03%) ISEB
2 17 (27.42%) Degree
3 16 (25.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (12.90%) ISTQB
5 2 (3.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (40.32%) QA
2 7 (11.29%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.23%) VMware ESX
1 2 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (8.06%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.23%) Perfmon
3 1 (1.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (22.58%) HP
2 10 (16.13%) IBM
3 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.84%) VMware
5 2 (3.23%) Capita
6 1 (1.61%) SAP
6 1 (1.61%) webMethods
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