The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 195 196 200
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 12 22 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.22% 0.40% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.55% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 10 22 29
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £21,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.23%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4014 3974 4447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 73.44% 72.69% 73.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2746 3107 3751
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Performance Testing
South East

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
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 22 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -2 6 £38,750 +29.16%
Slough - 2 £42,500 -
Windsor - 2 £43,750 -
Performance Testing
South East

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 16 (59.26%) Finance
2 15 (55.56%) Windows
2 15 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 15 (55.56%) Security Cleared
3 13 (48.15%) ISEB
3 13 (48.15%) Telecoms
3 13 (48.15%) Retail
4 12 (44.44%) ISTQB
4 12 (44.44%) Performance Engineering
5 10 (37.04%) LoadRunner
5 10 (37.04%) Fujitsu
6 9 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
7 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
7 8 (29.63%) LAN
7 8 (29.63%) WAN
7 8 (29.63%) TestDirector
7 8 (29.63%) Selenium
7 8 (29.63%) Test Management
7 8 (29.63%) SC Cleared
7 8 (29.63%) DV Cleared
8 7 (25.93%) SQL
8 7 (25.93%) SharePoint
8 7 (25.93%) Windows XP
8 7 (25.93%) EMC
8 7 (25.93%) SAN
8 7 (25.93%) Netcool
8 7 (25.93%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 7 (25.93%) IDOL
8 7 (25.93%) Meridio
8 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2005

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 7 (25.93%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) TIBCO EMS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) LAN
1 8 (29.63%) WAN
2 7 (25.93%) SAN
3 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.93%) IDOL
2 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (14.81%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) LoadRunner
2 8 (29.63%) TestDirector
2 8 (29.63%) Selenium
3 5 (18.52%) JMeter
4 4 (14.81%) SoapUI
4 4 (14.81%) TestNG
4 4 (14.81%) QuickTest Pro
4 4 (14.81%) JUnit
5 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
6 2 (7.41%) WinRunner
6 2 (7.41%) WebDriver
6 2 (7.41%) Cucumber
6 2 (7.41%) Capybara
6 2 (7.41%) Selenium IDE
7 1 (3.70%) Subversion
7 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
7 1 (3.70%) eggPlant
7 1 (3.70%) Hudson
General
1 16 (59.26%) Finance
2 13 (48.15%) Telecoms
2 13 (48.15%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Electronics
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Performance Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Test Manager
3 5 (18.52%) Test Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Test Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (11.11%) QA Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Test Leader
6 2 (7.41%) Performance Test Leader
6 2 (7.41%) Tester
7 1 (3.70%) Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) QA Tester
7 1 (3.70%) Test Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Performance Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Performance Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) XML
2 4 (14.81%) XSLT
2 4 (14.81%) Middleware
2 4 (14.81%) JSON
2 4 (14.81%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (3.70%) HTML
3 1 (3.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) PKI
1 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.41%) Open Source
3 1 (3.70%) iPad
3 1 (3.70%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Windows
1 15 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (25.93%) Windows XP
3 5 (18.52%) UNIX
4 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Performance Engineering
2 8 (29.63%) Test Management
3 7 (25.93%) Integration Testing
4 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (22.22%) Regression Testing
4 6 (22.22%) System Testing
4 6 (22.22%) Software Distribution
5 5 (18.52%) Test Automation
6 4 (14.81%) Test Scripting
6 4 (14.81%) Change Management
6 4 (14.81%) Automated Testing
6 4 (14.81%) Software Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Web Development
7 3 (11.11%) Manual Testing
8 2 (7.41%) Test Strategy
8 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (7.41%) CRM
9 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
9 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) Java
3 2 (7.41%) Ruby
3 2 (7.41%) C#
4 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.70%) Perl
4 1 (3.70%) VBScript
4 1 (3.70%) VB
4 1 (3.70%) Python
4 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 13 (48.15%) ISEB
3 12 (44.44%) ISTQB
4 8 (29.63%) SC Cleared
4 8 (29.63%) DV Cleared
5 7 (25.93%) Degree
6 4 (14.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (7.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (25.93%) Netcool
2 7 (25.93%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Fujitsu
2 7 (25.93%) EMC
2 7 (25.93%) Meridio
3 4 (14.81%) TIBCO
4 1 (3.70%) SAP
Newbury, Berkshire
Accenture
Salary: From £39,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago