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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 194 184 216
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +32
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 24 42 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.50% 0.78% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.92% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 19 23 9
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 £27,800 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +11.11%
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
4132 4544 4594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 85.87% 84.26% 80.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3332 3217 3309
Median salary £51,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.90% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +5 7 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Reading -4 7 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Slough +3 5 £44,000 -
Maidenhead +8 1 £55,000 -8.33%
Performance Testing
South East

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 32 (66.67%) Selenium
2 30 (62.50%) Java
3 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (47.92%) Test Automation
4 21 (43.75%) Finance
5 19 (39.58%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (37.50%) JavaScript
7 17 (35.42%) C#
7 17 (35.42%) Software Testing
8 16 (33.33%) JMeter
8 16 (33.33%) LoadRunner
8 16 (33.33%) SDLC
9 14 (29.17%) HP UFT
9 14 (29.17%) HTML
9 14 (29.17%) SQL
9 14 (29.17%) .NET
9 14 (29.17%) Ajax
9 14 (29.17%) Logistics
9 14 (29.17%) QA
10 13 (27.08%) Automated Testing
11 12 (25.00%) Retail
11 12 (25.00%) MS Excel
11 12 (25.00%) Cucumber
11 12 (25.00%) Automation Testing
12 11 (22.92%) DevOps
12 11 (22.92%) Visual Studio
13 10 (20.83%) Web Services
13 10 (20.83%) Windows
13 10 (20.83%) Perl
13 10 (20.83%) Subversion

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 6 (12.50%) CMS
2 5 (10.42%) Confluence
2 5 (10.42%) IIS
3 3 (6.25%) JBoss
3 3 (6.25%) Tomcat
3 3 (6.25%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.25%) WildFly
Applications
1 12 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) DNS
1 6 (12.50%) Firewall
1 6 (12.50%) Internet
1 6 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.25%) Kerberos
2 3 (6.25%) LDAP
3 2 (4.17%) IMAP
3 2 (4.17%) NAS
3 2 (4.17%) SAN
3 2 (4.17%) SMTP
3 2 (4.17%) Wireshark
4 1 (2.08%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.25%) MySQL
2 3 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 32 (66.67%) Selenium
2 16 (33.33%) JMeter
2 16 (33.33%) LoadRunner
3 14 (29.17%) HP UFT
4 12 (25.00%) Cucumber
5 11 (22.92%) Visual Studio
6 10 (20.83%) Git (software)
6 10 (20.83%) Jenkins
6 10 (20.83%) Ranorex
6 10 (20.83%) Subversion
7 8 (16.67%) JBehave
7 8 (16.67%) RSpec
8 7 (14.58%) Gatling
8 7 (14.58%) JIRA
8 7 (14.58%) SoapUI
9 6 (12.50%) TestNG
9 6 (12.50%) WebDriver
10 4 (8.33%) Maven
11 3 (6.25%) WebLOAD
12 2 (4.17%) FitNesse
General
1 21 (43.75%) Finance
2 12 (25.00%) Retail
3 10 (20.83%) Banking
3 10 (20.83%) Telecoms
4 8 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (41.67%) Tester
2 14 (29.17%) Automation Tester
3 10 (20.83%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 10 (20.83%) Selenium Tester
4 9 (18.75%) Java Automation Tester
5 7 (14.58%) Senior Tester
6 6 (12.50%) Senior Automation Tester
7 5 (10.42%) Analyst
7 5 (10.42%) Test Analyst
8 4 (8.33%) Performance Analyst
8 4 (8.33%) Performance Test Analyst
8 4 (8.33%) QA Tester
8 4 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (8.33%) Senior Technical Analyst
8 4 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
8 4 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (8.33%) Technical Leader
8 4 (8.33%) Technical Test Analyst
8 4 (8.33%) Test Engineer
8 4 (8.33%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (29.17%) .NET
1 14 (29.17%) Ajax
1 14 (29.17%) HTML
2 10 (20.83%) Web Services
3 8 (16.67%) CSS
4 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 3 (6.25%) .NET Framework
5 3 (6.25%) J2EE
5 3 (6.25%) SAML
6 2 (4.17%) MAPI
7 1 (2.08%) Middleware
7 1 (2.08%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 3 (6.25%) NHS
2 2 (4.17%) EPoS
2 2 (4.17%) User Experience
3 1 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.08%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.83%) Windows
2 5 (10.42%) Linux
3 3 (6.25%) Unix
4 2 (4.17%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.08%) Android
5 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.08%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (47.92%) Test Automation
2 19 (39.58%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (35.42%) Software Testing
4 16 (33.33%) SDLC
5 14 (29.17%) Logistics
6 13 (27.08%) Automated Testing
7 12 (25.00%) Automation Testing
8 11 (22.92%) DevOps
9 10 (20.83%) Defect Management
9 10 (20.83%) Functional Testing
9 10 (20.83%) Scrum
10 9 (18.75%) BDD
10 9 (18.75%) Non-Functional Testing
10 9 (18.75%) Open Source
10 9 (18.75%) Test Scripting
11 8 (16.67%) API Testing
11 8 (16.67%) OOP
12 7 (14.58%) CRM
12 7 (14.58%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 30 (62.50%) Java
2 18 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 17 (35.42%) C#
4 14 (29.17%) SQL
5 10 (20.83%) Perl
6 9 (18.75%) VB
7 7 (14.58%) VBScript
8 6 (12.50%) C
9 5 (10.42%) C++
9 5 (10.42%) Python
9 5 (10.42%) Ruby
10 3 (6.25%) Shell Script
11 2 (4.17%) Groovy
11 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) Degree
1 9 (18.75%) ISEB
2 8 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (6.25%) ISTQB
4 2 (4.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (29.17%) QA
2 6 (12.50%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.17%) VMware ESX
1 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.17%) Perfmon
2 2 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) HP
2 5 (10.42%) IBM
2 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.33%) VMware
4 3 (6.25%) Capita
4 3 (6.25%) Oracle
5 2 (4.17%) Splunk
6 1 (2.08%) webMethods
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