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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Testing
South East / Berkshire
Rank 161 214 195
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -19
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 20 19 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.59% 0.37% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.43% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 18
Median salary £47,500 £47,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% -18.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £38,250 £44,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,750 £64,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £44,250
% change year-on-year
-3.40% -0.56%

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
2899 4446 4721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 85.59% 86.94% 85.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2264 3612 3449
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £73,000 £72,500
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 25 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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
Reading +41 9 £52,500 -
Newbury +11 6 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Slough +25 1 £44,000 -
Bracknell +14 1 £40,000 +77.77%
Performance Testing
South East

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 33 (48.53%) JMeter
2 29 (42.65%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (38.24%) ISTQB
3 26 (38.24%) Degree
4 24 (35.29%) Oracle
5 21 (30.88%) Java
5 21 (30.88%) HP
5 21 (30.88%) Test Management
6 20 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (29.41%) HP Quality Center
6 20 (29.41%) Test Strategy
7 19 (27.94%) Software Testing
7 19 (27.94%) LoadRunner
7 19 (27.94%) SQL
8 17 (25.00%) C#
8 17 (25.00%) IBM
8 17 (25.00%) Test Scripting
9 16 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
9 16 (23.53%) HTML
9 16 (23.53%) Software Engineering
10 14 (20.59%) Python
10 14 (20.59%) SDLC
10 14 (20.59%) Computer Science
11 13 (19.12%) Perfmon
11 13 (19.12%) Continuous Delivery
11 13 (19.12%) Ajax
12 12 (17.65%) SOASTA, Inc
12 12 (17.65%) Rational Performance Tester
12 12 (17.65%) Open Source
13 11 (16.18%) Riverbed

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 11 (16.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (7.35%) Apache Spark
3 3 (4.41%) CMS
3 3 (4.41%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (4.41%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.94%) IBM Domino
4 2 (2.94%) IIS
4 2 (2.94%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.47%) Confluence
5 1 (1.47%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.41%) MS Office
1 3 (4.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.94%) SaaS
3 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.76%) HTTP
2 7 (10.29%) SAN
3 4 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.94%) DNS
4 2 (2.94%) Firewall
4 2 (2.94%) IMAP
4 2 (2.94%) Internet
4 2 (2.94%) NAS
4 2 (2.94%) SMTP
4 2 (2.94%) Wireshark
5 1 (1.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.24%) Oracle Database
2 8 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.35%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (7.35%) Big Data
3 5 (7.35%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (7.35%) NoSQL
3 5 (7.35%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 33 (48.53%) JMeter
2 19 (27.94%) LoadRunner
3 12 (17.65%) Rational Performance Tester
4 11 (16.18%) Selenium
5 7 (10.29%) Visual Studio
6 5 (7.35%) JUnit
6 5 (7.35%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (5.88%) SpecFlow
7 4 (5.88%) Visual Studio Team System
7 4 (5.88%) WebLOAD
8 3 (4.41%) SoapUI
8 3 (4.41%) TestNG
9 2 (2.94%) AQtime
9 2 (2.94%) Git (software)
9 2 (2.94%) Hudson
9 2 (2.94%) Jenkins
9 2 (2.94%) Mercurial
9 2 (2.94%) NUnit
9 2 (2.94%) Subversion
9 2 (2.94%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (13.24%) Finance
2 2 (2.94%) Automotive
2 2 (2.94%) Electronics
2 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.94%) Marketing
2 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.47%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (25.00%) Architect
2 15 (22.06%) Test Manager
3 13 (19.12%) Technical Leader
4 12 (17.65%) Performance Manager
4 12 (17.65%) Tester
5 11 (16.18%) Analyst
5 11 (16.18%) Test Analyst
6 10 (14.71%) Performance Test Leader
6 10 (14.71%) Test Leader
7 9 (13.24%) Performance Architect
8 8 (11.76%) Performance Test Manager
8 8 (11.76%) Test Engineer
9 7 (10.29%) Test Architect
10 6 (8.82%) Performance Tester
10 6 (8.82%) Senior Tester
11 5 (7.35%) Automation Tester
11 5 (7.35%) Database Architect
11 5 (7.35%) Performance Test Architect
11 5 (7.35%) Senior Analyst
11 5 (7.35%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (23.53%) HTML
2 13 (19.12%) Ajax
3 11 (16.18%) SOAP
4 8 (11.76%) .NET
4 8 (11.76%) JMX
4 8 (11.76%) REST
4 8 (11.76%) Web Services
5 5 (7.35%) CSS
5 5 (7.35%) JSON
6 4 (5.88%) ASP.NET
7 3 (4.41%) Backbone.js
7 3 (4.41%) Handlebars
7 3 (4.41%) Java EE
7 3 (4.41%) jQuery
7 3 (4.41%) Middleware
7 3 (4.41%) OAuth
7 3 (4.41%) RESTful
7 3 (4.41%) SAML
7 3 (4.41%) Spring
8 2 (2.94%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (20.59%) Computer Science
3 9 (13.24%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.35%) Data Structures
5 4 (5.88%) Virtual Team
6 3 (4.41%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.94%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.94%) User Experience
8 1 (1.47%) BBC
8 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.47%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.29%) Unix
2 6 (8.82%) Windows
3 4 (5.88%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.94%) Solaris
5 1 (1.47%) Android
5 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (42.65%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (30.88%) Test Management
3 20 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (29.41%) Test Strategy
4 19 (27.94%) Software Testing
5 17 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 16 (23.53%) Software Engineering
7 14 (20.59%) SDLC
8 13 (19.12%) Continuous Delivery
9 12 (17.65%) Open Source
10 11 (16.18%) SOA
11 10 (14.71%) Test Automation
11 10 (14.71%) TMap
12 8 (11.76%) Automation Testing
12 8 (11.76%) Mentoring
12 8 (11.76%) Performance Engineering
12 8 (11.76%) Process Improvement
12 8 (11.76%) Scrum
13 7 (10.29%) Automated Testing
13 7 (10.29%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (30.88%) Java
2 19 (27.94%) SQL
3 17 (25.00%) C#
4 14 (20.59%) Python
5 10 (14.71%) C++
6 9 (13.24%) C
7 8 (11.76%) JavaScript
8 7 (10.29%) Perl
9 3 (4.41%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.94%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.94%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.94%) VB
11 1 (1.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (38.24%) Degree
1 26 (38.24%) ISTQB
2 7 (10.29%) ISEB
3 5 (7.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.47%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.76%) QA
2 3 (4.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 4 (5.88%) VMware ESX
1 4 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (29.41%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (19.12%) Perfmon
3 11 (16.18%) HP SiteScope
4 2 (2.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (35.29%) Oracle
2 21 (30.88%) HP
3 17 (25.00%) IBM
4 12 (17.65%) SOASTA, Inc
5 11 (16.18%) Microsoft
5 11 (16.18%) Riverbed
5 11 (16.18%) SAP
6 4 (5.88%) VMware
7 2 (2.94%) Dynatrace
7 2 (2.94%) Informatica
8 1 (1.47%) Citrix
8 1 (1.47%) Sitecore
Newbury, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Newbury
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Newbury
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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