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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 195 210 195
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -15
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 18 11 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.36% 0.20% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.25% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 25
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £37,300 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £43,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
4045 4342 4190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.87% 77.19% 75.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3009 2918 3237
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 August 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +4 10 £45,000 +20.80% 2
Bracknell - 1 £30,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 £50,000 -
Performance Testing
South East

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 31 (53.45%) Test Management
2 26 (44.83%) Finance
3 17 (29.31%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (27.59%) QA
4 16 (27.59%) HP Quality Center
5 13 (22.41%) Telecoms
5 13 (22.41%) C#
5 13 (22.41%) LoadRunner
6 12 (20.69%) HP
6 12 (20.69%) Banking
7 11 (18.97%) Test Strategy
7 11 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (18.97%) Manual Testing
8 10 (17.24%) Integration Testing
8 10 (17.24%) Selenium
8 10 (17.24%) Automated Testing
8 10 (17.24%) .NET
9 9 (15.52%) ISTQB
10 8 (13.79%) Windows
10 8 (13.79%) Degree
10 8 (13.79%) Test Scripting
11 7 (12.07%) Computer Science
11 7 (12.07%) Visual Studio
11 7 (12.07%) ISEB
11 7 (12.07%) Software Engineering
11 7 (12.07%) Knowledge Management
12 6 (10.34%) Requirements Management
12 6 (10.34%) Software Testing
12 6 (10.34%) Validation
12 6 (10.34%) Migration

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.17%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.45%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.72%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) VPN
2 3 (5.17%) Wireshark
2 3 (5.17%) MGW
2 3 (5.17%) 4G
2 3 (5.17%) M3UA
2 3 (5.17%) VoLTE
2 3 (5.17%) ATM
2 3 (5.17%) RTP
2 3 (5.17%) TCAP
2 3 (5.17%) ISUP
2 3 (5.17%) SCCP
2 3 (5.17%) INAP
2 3 (5.17%) Firewall
2 3 (5.17%) SNMP
3 1 (1.72%) IMAP
3 1 (1.72%) LAN
3 1 (1.72%) POP3
3 1 (1.72%) SMTP
3 1 (1.72%) DHCP
3 1 (1.72%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (22.41%) LoadRunner
2 10 (17.24%) Selenium
3 7 (12.07%) Visual Studio
4 5 (8.62%) HP UFT
4 5 (8.62%) Cucumber
4 5 (8.62%) SpecFlow
5 4 (6.90%) JIRA
6 3 (5.17%) TestDirector
7 2 (3.45%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.72%) JMeter
8 1 (1.72%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 26 (44.83%) Finance
2 13 (22.41%) Telecoms
3 12 (20.69%) Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (27.59%) Test Manager
2 14 (24.14%) Analyst
3 10 (17.24%) Tester
4 7 (12.07%) Consultant
4 7 (12.07%) QA Tester
4 7 (12.07%) Test Leader
4 7 (12.07%) Performance Test Leader
5 6 (10.34%) Graduate
5 6 (10.34%) Test Analyst
5 6 (10.34%) IT Consultant
6 5 (8.62%) Test Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Senior Tester
6 5 (8.62%) Performance Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Senior QA Tester
7 4 (6.90%) Performance Manager
7 4 (6.90%) Performance Test Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Performance Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Performance Test Manager
8 3 (5.17%) QA Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.24%) .NET
2 5 (8.62%) Gherkin
3 2 (3.45%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.72%) SOAP
4 1 (1.72%) Middleware
4 1 (1.72%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.07%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.34%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (10.34%) Physics
4 3 (5.17%) Clustering
5 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.79%) Windows
2 2 (3.45%) UNIX
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (53.45%) Test Management
2 17 (29.31%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (18.97%) Manual Testing
3 11 (18.97%) Test Strategy
4 10 (17.24%) Integration Testing
4 10 (17.24%) Automated Testing
5 8 (13.79%) Test Scripting
6 7 (12.07%) Software Engineering
6 7 (12.07%) Knowledge Management
7 6 (10.34%) Software Testing
7 6 (10.34%) Requirements Management
7 6 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (10.34%) Project Management
7 6 (10.34%) Validation
7 6 (10.34%) Migration
7 6 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (10.34%) Non-Functional Testing
8 5 (8.62%) Automation Testing
8 5 (8.62%) Performance Engineering
8 5 (8.62%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.41%) C#
2 5 (8.62%) SQL
3 4 (6.90%) Java
3 4 (6.90%) PowerShell
4 3 (5.17%) C
4 3 (5.17%) Perl
5 1 (1.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (15.52%) ISTQB
2 8 (13.79%) Degree
3 7 (12.07%) ISEB
4 5 (8.62%) SC Cleared
4 5 (8.62%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.72%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (27.59%) QA
2 3 (5.17%) SLA
3 1 (1.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (27.59%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.72%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 12 (20.69%) HP
2 6 (10.34%) BT
3 3 (5.17%) EMC
3 3 (5.17%) CheckPoint
4 2 (3.45%) IBM
5 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle
5 1 (1.72%) Cisco
5 1 (1.72%) VMware
5 1 (1.72%) Mitel
5 1 (1.72%) Panasonic
Reading, Berkshire
Deloitte
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago