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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 166 212 210
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -2
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 49 17 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.15% 0.32% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 0.37% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 46 17 8
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £36,400
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,750 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+0.58% -
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
3760 4542 4885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 87.93% 85.26% 82.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2897 3547 3232
Median salary £51,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £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 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 30 September 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 30 September 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 12 £45,000 +50.00%
Maidenhead +8 10 £57,500 +15.00%
Reading +25 9 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Newbury +6 2 £33,000 -22.35% 1
Performance Testing
South East

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 61 (63.54%) Finance
2 58 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (59.38%) Selenium
4 56 (58.33%) JMeter
5 52 (54.17%) Java
6 51 (53.13%) LoadRunner
7 50 (52.08%) JavaScript
8 47 (48.96%) HTML
9 46 (47.92%) Functional Testing
10 43 (44.79%) Test Automation
10 43 (44.79%) .NET
11 42 (43.75%) Visual Studio
11 42 (43.75%) Scrum
12 40 (41.67%) Test Scripting
13 38 (39.58%) SDLC
14 37 (38.54%) QA
14 37 (38.54%) Software Testing
15 36 (37.50%) Perl
15 36 (37.50%) Open Source
16 35 (36.46%) DevOps
16 35 (36.46%) Non-Functional Testing
16 35 (36.46%) Defect Management
16 35 (36.46%) ASP.NET
16 35 (36.46%) Automated Testing
17 33 (34.38%) Workflow Management
17 33 (34.38%) Degree
17 33 (34.38%) VB
17 33 (34.38%) Internet
17 33 (34.38%) Workflow
17 33 (34.38%) Gatling

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 24 (25.00%) CMS
2 4 (4.17%) IIS
3 2 (2.08%) IBM Domino
3 2 (2.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (7.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 33 (34.38%) Internet
2 26 (27.08%) DNS
2 26 (27.08%) Firewall
2 26 (27.08%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.17%) WAN
3 4 (4.17%) Wireshark
4 2 (2.08%) IMAP
4 2 (2.08%) NAS
4 2 (2.08%) SAN
4 2 (2.08%) SMTP
5 1 (1.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 57 (59.38%) Selenium
2 56 (58.33%) JMeter
3 51 (53.13%) LoadRunner
4 42 (43.75%) Visual Studio
5 33 (34.38%) Gatling
6 26 (27.08%) TestNG
7 8 (8.33%) Cucumber
7 8 (8.33%) WebDriver
8 7 (7.29%) HP UFT
8 7 (7.29%) JIRA
9 5 (5.21%) SoapUI
10 4 (4.17%) eggPlant
10 4 (4.17%) Git (software)
10 4 (4.17%) JBehave
10 4 (4.17%) Ranorex
10 4 (4.17%) Rational Functional Tester
10 4 (4.17%) RSpec
10 4 (4.17%) Subversion
10 4 (4.17%) Zephyr
11 3 (3.13%) SpecFlow
General
1 61 (63.54%) Finance
2 4 (4.17%) Banking
2 4 (4.17%) Games
2 4 (4.17%) Retail
2 4 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.08%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 50 (52.08%) Tester
2 41 (42.71%) Senior Tester
3 38 (39.58%) Automation Tester
4 36 (37.50%) Selenium Tester
5 33 (34.38%) Senior Automation Tester
6 30 (31.25%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 23 (23.96%) Java Automation Tester
8 15 (15.63%) Test Manager
9 11 (11.46%) Test Engineer
10 9 (9.38%) Consultant
11 7 (7.29%) Performance Engineer
11 7 (7.29%) Test Consultant
12 5 (5.21%) Performance Consultant
12 5 (5.21%) Performance Test Engineer
13 4 (4.17%) Performance Manager
13 4 (4.17%) Performance Specialist
13 4 (4.17%) Performance Test Specialist
13 4 (4.17%) Senior Performance Consultant
13 4 (4.17%) Senior Test Consultant
13 4 (4.17%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (48.96%) HTML
2 43 (44.79%) .NET
3 35 (36.46%) ASP.NET
4 31 (32.29%) Ajax
5 9 (9.38%) Web Services
6 7 (7.29%) HTML5
7 6 (6.25%) CSS
8 4 (4.17%) SOAP
9 2 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (2.08%) MAPI
10 1 (1.04%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 1 (1.04%) JMX
10 1 (1.04%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 11 (11.46%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (5.21%) Fintech
5 2 (2.08%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.25%) Windows
2 4 (4.17%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.04%) Android
3 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (47.92%) Functional Testing
3 43 (44.79%) Test Automation
4 42 (43.75%) Scrum
5 40 (41.67%) Test Scripting
6 38 (39.58%) SDLC
7 37 (38.54%) Software Testing
8 36 (37.50%) Open Source
9 35 (36.46%) Automated Testing
9 35 (36.46%) Defect Management
9 35 (36.46%) DevOps
9 35 (36.46%) Non-Functional Testing
10 33 (34.38%) Workflow
10 33 (34.38%) Workflow Management
11 29 (30.21%) Continuous Integration
12 27 (28.13%) Agile Testing
13 26 (27.08%) Kanban
14 24 (25.00%) CRM
15 17 (17.71%) Mentoring
16 13 (13.54%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (54.17%) Java
2 50 (52.08%) JavaScript
3 36 (37.50%) Perl
4 33 (34.38%) VB
5 23 (23.96%) VBScript
6 19 (19.79%) C#
7 11 (11.46%) SQL
8 5 (5.21%) Python
9 4 (4.17%) PowerShell
10 3 (3.13%) C++
11 1 (1.04%) C
Qualifications
1 33 (34.38%) Degree
2 32 (33.33%) ISEB
3 31 (32.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (10.42%) ISTQB
5 3 (3.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (1.04%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (38.54%) QA
2 3 (3.13%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 4 (4.17%) VMware ESX
1 4 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (17.71%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (6.25%) Perfmon
3 2 (2.08%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 30 (31.25%) HP
2 10 (10.42%) IBM
3 9 (9.38%) SAP
4 7 (7.29%) Citrix
4 7 (7.29%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.17%) VMware
6 2 (2.08%) Oracle
6 2 (2.08%) Riverbed
6 2 (2.08%) SOASTA, Inc
7 1 (1.04%) Capita
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