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

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 153 198 217
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +19
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 59 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.31% 0.36% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.49% 0.42% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 54 17 4
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £37,150
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £42,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
3955 4261 4781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 87.60% 84.97% 81.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3069 3218 3211
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 £34,000 £31,000
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 August 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 August 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 +17 17 £45,000 +50.00% 3
Reading +9 13 £47,500 -9.52%
Maidenhead -6 7 £57,500 +15.00%
Newbury 0 2 £22,500 -43.75% 1
Performance Testing
South East

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 (64.89%) Selenium
2 59 (62.77%) Finance
3 56 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (58.51%) JMeter
5 54 (57.45%) Java
6 50 (53.19%) LoadRunner
6 50 (53.19%) JavaScript
7 46 (48.94%) HTML
7 46 (48.94%) Test Automation
8 43 (45.74%) Functional Testing
9 41 (43.62%) Scrum
10 40 (42.55%) .NET
10 40 (42.55%) Visual Studio
11 39 (41.49%) Software Testing
12 37 (39.36%) SDLC
13 36 (38.30%) QA
14 35 (37.23%) Test Scripting
14 35 (37.23%) Perl
14 35 (37.23%) DevOps
14 35 (37.23%) Non-Functional Testing
14 35 (37.23%) Open Source
15 34 (36.17%) Defect Management
16 32 (34.04%) Gatling
16 32 (34.04%) ASP.NET
16 32 (34.04%) VB
16 32 (34.04%) Internet
16 32 (34.04%) Workflow Management
16 32 (34.04%) Automated Testing
16 32 (34.04%) Workflow
17 31 (32.98%) Ajax

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 23 (24.47%) CMS
2 4 (4.26%) IIS
3 2 (2.13%) IBM Domino
3 2 (2.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (9.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 32 (34.04%) Internet
2 25 (26.60%) DNS
2 25 (26.60%) Firewall
2 25 (26.60%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.26%) Wireshark
4 3 (3.19%) WAN
5 2 (2.13%) IMAP
5 2 (2.13%) NAS
5 2 (2.13%) SAN
5 2 (2.13%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 61 (64.89%) Selenium
2 55 (58.51%) JMeter
3 50 (53.19%) LoadRunner
4 40 (42.55%) Visual Studio
5 32 (34.04%) Gatling
6 25 (26.60%) TestNG
7 12 (12.77%) Cucumber
8 10 (10.64%) WebDriver
9 9 (9.57%) HP UFT
10 8 (8.51%) SoapUI
11 7 (7.45%) JIRA
12 6 (6.38%) Git (software)
12 6 (6.38%) JBehave
12 6 (6.38%) Ranorex
12 6 (6.38%) RSpec
12 6 (6.38%) Subversion
13 4 (4.26%) eggPlant
13 4 (4.26%) Rational Functional Tester
13 4 (4.26%) Zephyr
14 3 (3.19%) SpecFlow
General
1 59 (62.77%) Finance
2 6 (6.38%) Banking
2 6 (6.38%) Games
2 6 (6.38%) Retail
2 6 (6.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 52 (55.32%) Tester
2 40 (42.55%) Senior Tester
3 39 (41.49%) Automation Tester
4 37 (39.36%) Selenium Tester
5 32 (34.04%) Senior Automation Tester
6 31 (32.98%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 24 (25.53%) Java Automation Tester
8 12 (12.77%) Test Manager
9 11 (11.70%) Test Engineer
10 8 (8.51%) Consultant
11 7 (7.45%) Performance Engineer
12 6 (6.38%) Performance Specialist
12 6 (6.38%) Performance Test Specialist
12 6 (6.38%) Test Consultant
12 6 (6.38%) Test Specialist
13 5 (5.32%) Performance Test Engineer
14 4 (4.26%) Performance Consultant
14 4 (4.26%) Performance Tester
14 4 (4.26%) Technical Consultant
14 4 (4.26%) Test Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (48.94%) HTML
2 40 (42.55%) .NET
3 32 (34.04%) ASP.NET
4 31 (32.98%) Ajax
5 10 (10.64%) Web Services
6 8 (8.51%) CSS
7 6 (6.38%) HTML5
8 3 (3.19%) SOAP
9 2 (2.13%) MAPI
10 1 (1.06%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 10 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.32%) Fintech
4 4 (4.26%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.13%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.26%) Windows
1 4 (4.26%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.06%) Android
2 1 (1.06%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (48.94%) Test Automation
3 43 (45.74%) Functional Testing
4 41 (43.62%) Scrum
5 39 (41.49%) Software Testing
6 37 (39.36%) SDLC
7 35 (37.23%) DevOps
7 35 (37.23%) Non-Functional Testing
7 35 (37.23%) Open Source
7 35 (37.23%) Test Scripting
8 34 (36.17%) Defect Management
9 32 (34.04%) Automated Testing
9 32 (34.04%) Workflow
9 32 (34.04%) Workflow Management
10 28 (29.79%) Continuous Integration
11 26 (27.66%) Agile Testing
12 25 (26.60%) Kanban
13 23 (24.47%) CRM
14 14 (14.89%) Mentoring
15 12 (12.77%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (57.45%) Java
2 50 (53.19%) JavaScript
3 35 (37.23%) Perl
4 32 (34.04%) VB
5 22 (23.40%) VBScript
6 17 (18.09%) C#
7 14 (14.89%) SQL
8 4 (4.26%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.19%) Python
10 2 (2.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 31 (32.98%) ISEB
1 31 (32.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 30 (31.91%) Degree
3 10 (10.64%) ISTQB
4 4 (4.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (1.06%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (38.30%) QA
2 5 (5.32%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (4.26%) Active Directory
1 4 (4.26%) VMware ESX
1 4 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (12.77%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (4.26%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 25 (26.60%) HP
2 10 (10.64%) IBM
3 7 (7.45%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.45%) SAP
4 6 (6.38%) Citrix
5 4 (4.26%) VMware
6 1 (1.06%) Capita
6 1 (1.06%) webMethods
Newbury, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
HiFX Europe Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago