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

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 177 188 205
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +17
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 34 32 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.75% 0.64% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.75% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 29 18 11
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.29% +7.05%
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
3929 4250 4436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 86.98% 84.51% 80.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3136 3062 3145
Median salary £51,000 £52,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +7 11 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Reading +3 8 £62,500 +25.00% 3
Slough +8 6 £44,000 -
Maidenhead - 5 £55,000 -
Performance Testing
South East

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 34 (64.15%) Selenium
2 31 (58.49%) Java
3 29 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (50.94%) Finance
5 24 (45.28%) Test Automation
6 21 (39.62%) Software Testing
6 21 (39.62%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (37.74%) SDLC
7 20 (37.74%) QA
7 20 (37.74%) JMeter
8 19 (35.85%) LoadRunner
8 19 (35.85%) JavaScript
9 17 (32.08%) HTML
9 17 (32.08%) Ajax
10 16 (30.19%) Automated Testing
11 15 (28.30%) DevOps
11 15 (28.30%) Logistics
11 15 (28.30%) .NET
12 14 (26.42%) SQL
12 14 (26.42%) Functional Testing
13 13 (24.53%) Cucumber
13 13 (24.53%) C#
13 13 (24.53%) Visual Studio
13 13 (24.53%) HP UFT
14 12 (22.64%) ISEB
14 12 (22.64%) Web Services
14 12 (22.64%) Degree
14 12 (22.64%) Scrum
14 12 (22.64%) Retail
14 12 (22.64%) Agile Testing

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 9 (16.98%) CMS
2 3 (5.66%) IIS
3 1 (1.89%) Confluence
3 1 (1.89%) JBoss
3 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.89%) WildFly
Applications
1 10 (18.87%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.98%) DNS
1 9 (16.98%) Firewall
1 9 (16.98%) Internet
1 9 (16.98%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.77%) IMAP
2 2 (3.77%) NAS
2 2 (3.77%) SAN
2 2 (3.77%) SMTP
2 2 (3.77%) Wireshark
3 1 (1.89%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.89%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) MySQL
2 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 34 (64.15%) Selenium
2 20 (37.74%) JMeter
3 19 (35.85%) LoadRunner
4 13 (24.53%) Cucumber
4 13 (24.53%) HP UFT
4 13 (24.53%) Visual Studio
5 11 (20.75%) Gatling
6 10 (18.87%) Git (software)
6 10 (18.87%) Ranorex
6 10 (18.87%) SoapUI
6 10 (18.87%) Subversion
7 9 (16.98%) TestNG
7 9 (16.98%) WebDriver
8 8 (15.09%) JBehave
8 8 (15.09%) RSpec
9 5 (9.43%) JIRA
10 4 (7.55%) eggPlant
10 4 (7.55%) Jenkins
11 3 (5.66%) WebLOAD
11 3 (5.66%) Zephyr
General
1 27 (50.94%) Finance
2 12 (22.64%) Retail
3 10 (18.87%) Banking
3 10 (18.87%) Telecoms
4 8 (15.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (41.51%) Tester
2 18 (33.96%) Automation Tester
3 16 (30.19%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 16 (30.19%) Selenium Tester
4 13 (24.53%) Java Automation Tester
5 10 (18.87%) Senior Tester
6 9 (16.98%) Senior Automation Tester
7 8 (15.09%) Test Engineer
8 6 (11.32%) Performance Specialist
8 6 (11.32%) Performance Test Specialist
8 6 (11.32%) Test Specialist
9 5 (9.43%) Test Automation Specialist
9 5 (9.43%) Test Manager
10 4 (7.55%) QA Engineer
10 4 (7.55%) QA Tester
11 3 (5.66%) Performance Engineer
11 3 (5.66%) Performance Test Engineer
11 3 (5.66%) Performance Tester
11 3 (5.66%) QA Automation Tester
12 2 (3.77%) Automation Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (32.08%) Ajax
1 17 (32.08%) HTML
2 15 (28.30%) .NET
3 12 (22.64%) Web Services
4 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET
5 8 (15.09%) CSS
6 3 (5.66%) SOAP
7 2 (3.77%) MAPI
8 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.89%) J2EE
8 1 (1.89%) Middleware
8 1 (1.89%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.77%) EPoS
3 2 (3.77%) User Experience
4 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.89%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.43%) Windows
2 2 (3.77%) Linux
2 2 (3.77%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.89%) Android
3 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (45.28%) Test Automation
3 21 (39.62%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (39.62%) Software Testing
4 20 (37.74%) SDLC
5 16 (30.19%) Automated Testing
6 15 (28.30%) DevOps
6 15 (28.30%) Logistics
7 14 (26.42%) Functional Testing
8 12 (22.64%) Agile Testing
8 12 (22.64%) Scrum
9 11 (20.75%) Automation Testing
9 11 (20.75%) Open Source
10 10 (18.87%) BDD
10 10 (18.87%) CRM
10 10 (18.87%) Defect Management
10 10 (18.87%) Non-Functional Testing
10 10 (18.87%) Test Scripting
10 10 (18.87%) Workflow
10 10 (18.87%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (58.49%) Java
2 19 (35.85%) JavaScript
3 14 (26.42%) SQL
4 13 (24.53%) C#
5 11 (20.75%) Perl
5 11 (20.75%) VB
6 9 (16.98%) VBScript
7 3 (5.66%) C++
8 2 (3.77%) Groovy
8 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.77%) Python
8 2 (3.77%) Ruby
9 1 (1.89%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (22.64%) Degree
1 12 (22.64%) ISEB
2 11 (20.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (9.43%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.77%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (37.74%) QA
2 7 (13.21%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.77%) VMware ESX
1 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.77%) Perfmon
3 1 (1.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (18.87%) HP
2 8 (15.09%) IBM
3 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.66%) Capita
4 3 (5.66%) VMware
5 2 (3.77%) Splunk
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle
6 1 (1.89%) webMethods
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