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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 163 201 206
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +5
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 53 23 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.19% 0.46% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 0.54% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 48 20 10
Median salary £45,000 £46,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,700 £27,500 £36,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,750 £42,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
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
3909 4249 4438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 88.10% 84.83% 80.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3092 3120 3042
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 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
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 25 July 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 25 July 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 19 £45,000 +16.12% 1
Reading +13 12 £47,500 +5.55% 4
Maidenhead +2 8 £55,000 +10.00%
Newbury - 2 £22,500 -
Slough - 2 £47,500 -
Performance Testing
South East

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 53 (74.65%) Selenium
2 46 (64.79%) Java
3 42 (59.15%) JMeter
3 42 (59.15%) Finance
4 40 (56.34%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (52.11%) JavaScript
5 37 (52.11%) Test Automation
6 36 (50.70%) LoadRunner
7 34 (47.89%) Software Testing
8 32 (45.07%) Functional Testing
9 30 (42.25%) QA
9 30 (42.25%) HTML
10 29 (40.85%) Visual Studio
11 27 (38.03%) SDLC
12 26 (36.62%) Ajax
12 26 (36.62%) Automated Testing
12 26 (36.62%) Continuous Integration
12 26 (36.62%) .NET
13 25 (35.21%) VB
13 25 (35.21%) ISEB
13 25 (35.21%) Gatling
13 25 (35.21%) DevOps
14 24 (33.80%) Non-Functional Testing
14 24 (33.80%) Open Source
14 24 (33.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 24 (33.80%) Perl
14 24 (33.80%) Scrum
15 22 (30.99%) Defect Management
16 21 (29.58%) Workflow
16 21 (29.58%) Internet

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 17 (23.94%) CMS
2 1 (1.41%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (12.68%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (29.58%) Internet
2 18 (25.35%) DNS
2 18 (25.35%) Firewall
2 18 (25.35%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.41%) IMAP
3 1 (1.41%) NAS
3 1 (1.41%) SAN
3 1 (1.41%) SMTP
3 1 (1.41%) WAN
3 1 (1.41%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 53 (74.65%) Selenium
2 42 (59.15%) JMeter
3 36 (50.70%) LoadRunner
4 29 (40.85%) Visual Studio
5 25 (35.21%) Gatling
6 20 (28.17%) TestNG
7 14 (19.72%) Cucumber
8 12 (16.90%) HP UFT
9 11 (15.49%) WebDriver
10 9 (12.68%) SoapUI
11 8 (11.27%) Git (software)
11 8 (11.27%) JBehave
11 8 (11.27%) Ranorex
11 8 (11.27%) RSpec
11 8 (11.27%) Subversion
12 7 (9.86%) JIRA
13 4 (5.63%) eggPlant
13 4 (5.63%) Rational Functional Tester
13 4 (5.63%) Zephyr
14 3 (4.23%) SpecFlow
General
1 42 (59.15%) Finance
2 8 (11.27%) Banking
2 8 (11.27%) Games
2 8 (11.27%) Retail
2 8 (11.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (54.93%) Tester
2 30 (42.25%) Automation Tester
3 28 (39.44%) Selenium Tester
3 28 (39.44%) Senior Tester
4 25 (35.21%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 24 (33.80%) Senior Automation Tester
6 20 (28.17%) Java Automation Tester
7 8 (11.27%) Performance Specialist
7 8 (11.27%) Performance Test Specialist
7 8 (11.27%) Test Engineer
7 8 (11.27%) Test Specialist
8 6 (8.45%) Test Automation Specialist
8 6 (8.45%) Test Manager
9 4 (5.63%) Consultant
9 4 (5.63%) Test Consultant
10 3 (4.23%) Performance Engineer
10 3 (4.23%) Performance Test Engineer
10 3 (4.23%) QA Engineer
10 3 (4.23%) QA Tester
10 3 (4.23%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (42.25%) HTML
2 26 (36.62%) .NET
2 26 (36.62%) Ajax
3 21 (29.58%) ASP.NET
4 12 (16.90%) Web Services
5 8 (11.27%) CSS
6 3 (4.23%) SOAP
7 1 (1.41%) HTML5
7 1 (1.41%) MAPI
7 1 (1.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (5.63%) Fintech
3 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.82%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.41%) Android
1 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.41%) Linux
1 1 (1.41%) Windows
1 1 (1.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (56.34%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (52.11%) Test Automation
3 34 (47.89%) Software Testing
4 32 (45.07%) Functional Testing
5 27 (38.03%) SDLC
6 26 (36.62%) Automated Testing
6 26 (36.62%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (35.21%) DevOps
8 24 (33.80%) Non-Functional Testing
8 24 (33.80%) Open Source
8 24 (33.80%) Scrum
9 22 (30.99%) Defect Management
10 21 (29.58%) Test Scripting
10 21 (29.58%) Workflow
10 21 (29.58%) Workflow Management
11 20 (28.17%) Agile Testing
12 18 (25.35%) CRM
12 18 (25.35%) Kanban
13 15 (21.13%) Logistics
14 11 (15.49%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (64.79%) Java
2 37 (52.11%) JavaScript
3 25 (35.21%) VB
4 24 (33.80%) Perl
5 18 (25.35%) VBScript
6 14 (19.72%) C#
7 12 (16.90%) SQL
8 1 (1.41%) C++
8 1 (1.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (35.21%) ISEB
2 24 (33.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 20 (28.17%) Degree
4 9 (12.68%) ISTQB
5 3 (4.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (42.25%) QA
2 6 (8.45%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.41%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (8.45%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.41%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 16 (22.54%) HP
2 9 (12.68%) IBM
3 2 (2.82%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.82%) SAP
4 1 (1.41%) Capita
4 1 (1.41%) Citrix
4 1 (1.41%) VMware
4 1 (1.41%) webMethods
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