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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 199 223 205
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -18
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 18 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.35% 0.18% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.24% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 16
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,150 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,750 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
4190 4655 4234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 81.19% 78.22% 77.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3201 3129 3208
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 £34,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £75,600
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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
(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 -4 9 £52,500 +40.00% 1
Newbury +8 1 £40,000 +6.66%
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 1 September 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 (64.58%) Test Management
2 21 (43.75%) Finance
3 17 (35.42%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (35.42%) QA
4 14 (29.17%) HP Quality Center
5 13 (27.08%) C#
6 12 (25.00%) LoadRunner
7 11 (22.92%) HP
7 11 (22.92%) Test Scripting
7 11 (22.92%) Manual Testing
7 11 (22.92%) Banking
8 10 (20.83%) Automated Testing
8 10 (20.83%) Telecoms
8 10 (20.83%) ISTQB
9 9 (18.75%) Selenium
9 9 (18.75%) Integration Testing
9 9 (18.75%) .NET
9 9 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (16.67%) Windows
10 8 (16.67%) ISEB
10 8 (16.67%) Degree
10 8 (16.67%) Requirements Management
11 7 (14.58%) Computer Science
11 7 (14.58%) Software Engineering
11 7 (14.58%) Visual Studio
11 7 (14.58%) Test Strategy
11 7 (14.58%) Mentoring
12 6 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (12.50%) SQL
12 6 (12.50%) Project Management

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 3 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) SNMP
1 2 (4.17%) VPN
1 2 (4.17%) ATM
1 2 (4.17%) Firewall
2 1 (2.08%) IMAP
2 1 (2.08%) Wireshark
2 1 (2.08%) MGW
2 1 (2.08%) 4G
2 1 (2.08%) M3UA
2 1 (2.08%) VoLTE
2 1 (2.08%) POP3
2 1 (2.08%) SMTP
2 1 (2.08%) DHCP
2 1 (2.08%) DNS
2 1 (2.08%) RTP
2 1 (2.08%) TCAP
2 1 (2.08%) ISUP
2 1 (2.08%) SCCP
2 1 (2.08%) INAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (25.00%) LoadRunner
2 9 (18.75%) Selenium
3 7 (14.58%) Visual Studio
4 5 (10.42%) Cucumber
4 5 (10.42%) SpecFlow
5 4 (8.33%) HP UFT
5 4 (8.33%) JIRA
6 3 (6.25%) TestDirector
6 3 (6.25%) Jenkins
7 2 (4.17%) JMeter
8 1 (2.08%) Ant
8 1 (2.08%) JUnit
8 1 (2.08%) TestNG
8 1 (2.08%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (43.75%) Finance
2 11 (22.92%) Banking
3 10 (20.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (25.00%) Analyst
1 12 (25.00%) Test Manager
2 11 (22.92%) Tester
3 7 (14.58%) Consultant
3 7 (14.58%) QA Tester
4 6 (12.50%) Test Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) Performance Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) Graduate
4 6 (12.50%) IT Consultant
5 5 (10.42%) Senior QA Tester
5 5 (10.42%) Senior Tester
5 5 (10.42%) Test Leader
5 5 (10.42%) Performance Test Leader
6 4 (8.33%) Performance Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Performance Test Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Performance Tester
6 4 (8.33%) Test Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) QA Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Security Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.75%) .NET
2 5 (10.42%) Gherkin
3 2 (4.17%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.17%) Web Services
3 2 (4.17%) XML
4 1 (2.08%) XML Messaging
4 1 (2.08%) Spring
4 1 (2.08%) HTML
4 1 (2.08%) J2EE
4 1 (2.08%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (14.58%) Computer Science
3 6 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (12.50%) Physics
4 2 (4.17%) Clustering
4 2 (4.17%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (4.17%) UNIX
3 1 (2.08%) Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (64.58%) Test Management
2 17 (35.42%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (22.92%) Test Scripting
3 11 (22.92%) Manual Testing
4 10 (20.83%) Automated Testing
5 9 (18.75%) Integration Testing
6 8 (16.67%) Requirements Management
7 7 (14.58%) Software Engineering
7 7 (14.58%) Test Strategy
7 7 (14.58%) Mentoring
8 6 (12.50%) Project Management
8 6 (12.50%) Migration
8 6 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (10.42%) BDD
9 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (10.42%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (8.33%) Performance Engineering
10 4 (8.33%) SDLC
10 4 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.08%) C#
2 6 (12.50%) SQL
3 4 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 4 (8.33%) Java
4 3 (6.25%) C
5 1 (2.08%) Python
5 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (20.83%) ISTQB
2 8 (16.67%) Degree
2 8 (16.67%) ISEB
3 4 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (35.42%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (29.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (22.92%) HP
2 6 (12.50%) BT
3 3 (6.25%) Citrix
4 2 (4.17%) CheckPoint
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle
4 2 (4.17%) SAP
4 2 (4.17%) IBM
4 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.17%) VMware
5 1 (2.08%) EMC
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Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £50,000 to £65,000 + bens
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