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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 196 203 188
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 27 20 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.54% 0.36% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.47% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 26
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £42,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.23% +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
4054 4213 3802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 81.44% 76.66% 73.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2946 2962 2955
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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
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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 19 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Slough +2 1 - -
Newbury -1 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 £47,500 -
Thatcham - 1 £29,000 -
Performance Testing
South East

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 32 (43.24%) LoadRunner
2 30 (40.54%) Test Management
3 27 (36.49%) HP Quality Center
4 26 (35.14%) HP
5 24 (32.43%) Finance
6 22 (29.73%) ISEB
7 21 (28.38%) Telecoms
7 21 (28.38%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (25.68%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (24.32%) ISTQB
9 18 (24.32%) QuickTest Pro
10 15 (20.27%) Knowledge Management
10 15 (20.27%) QA
10 15 (20.27%) Selenium
10 15 (20.27%) Test Strategy
11 14 (18.92%) Banking
12 13 (17.57%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (16.22%) Security Cleared
14 10 (13.51%) Software Testing
14 10 (13.51%) IBM
15 9 (12.16%) Middleware
15 9 (12.16%) Disaster Recovery
15 9 (12.16%) Rational Performance Tester
15 9 (12.16%) Integration Testing
16 8 (10.81%) People Management
16 8 (10.81%) Release Management
16 8 (10.81%) C#
17 7 (9.46%) Windows
17 7 (9.46%) Stakeholder Management
17 7 (9.46%) Degree

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (4.05%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.35%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.35%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.41%) Wireshark
1 4 (5.41%) RTP
1 4 (5.41%) VPN
2 3 (4.05%) SNMP
2 3 (4.05%) ATM
2 3 (4.05%) Firewall
2 3 (4.05%) TCAP
2 3 (4.05%) ISUP
2 3 (4.05%) SCCP
2 3 (4.05%) INAP
2 3 (4.05%) M3UA
2 3 (4.05%) 4G
2 3 (4.05%) MGW
2 3 (4.05%) VoLTE
3 2 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.35%) SAN
4 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.35%) LAN
4 1 (1.35%) SMS
4 1 (1.35%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 32 (43.24%) LoadRunner
2 18 (24.32%) QuickTest Pro
3 15 (20.27%) Selenium
4 9 (12.16%) Rational Performance Tester
5 6 (8.11%) Cucumber
6 5 (6.76%) TestDirector
7 3 (4.05%) Visual Studio
7 3 (4.05%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.35%) JMeter
General
1 24 (32.43%) Finance
2 21 (28.38%) Telecoms
3 14 (18.92%) Banking
4 4 (5.41%) Retail
4 4 (5.41%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.70%) Marketing
5 2 (2.70%) Advertising
6 1 (1.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (36.49%) Test Manager
2 17 (22.97%) Analyst
3 12 (16.22%) Performance Test Manager
3 12 (16.22%) Performance Manager
4 10 (13.51%) Test Analyst
4 10 (13.51%) Tester
5 9 (12.16%) Consultant
5 9 (12.16%) Test Leader
6 8 (10.81%) Performance Test Leader
7 7 (9.46%) Performance Tester
8 6 (8.11%) Performance Analyst
8 6 (8.11%) Performance Test Analyst
9 5 (6.76%) Graduate
9 5 (6.76%) IT Consultant
9 5 (6.76%) Performance Engineer
9 5 (6.76%) Test Engineer
10 4 (5.41%) Principal Consultant
10 4 (5.41%) Test Consultant
11 3 (4.05%) QA Tester
11 3 (4.05%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.16%) Middleware
2 5 (6.76%) .NET
3 3 (4.05%) Gherkin
4 2 (2.70%) XMPP
4 2 (2.70%) HTML
4 2 (2.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.68%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.11%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.76%) Physics
3 5 (6.76%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.05%) Clustering
5 2 (2.70%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.70%) New Media
5 2 (2.70%) User Experience
6 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.35%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.46%) Windows
2 2 (2.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (40.54%) Test Management
2 21 (28.38%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (20.27%) Knowledge Management
3 15 (20.27%) Test Strategy
4 13 (17.57%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (13.51%) Software Testing
6 9 (12.16%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (12.16%) Integration Testing
7 8 (10.81%) People Management
7 8 (10.81%) Release Management
8 7 (9.46%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (9.46%) Software Engineering
9 6 (8.11%) Non-Functional Testing
9 6 (8.11%) Test Scripting
9 6 (8.11%) Scrum
10 5 (6.76%) Project Management
10 5 (6.76%) Requirements Management
10 5 (6.76%) Automation Testing
10 5 (6.76%) Performance Engineering
11 4 (5.41%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.81%) C#
2 6 (8.11%) SQL
3 3 (4.05%) C
3 3 (4.05%) Perl
3 3 (4.05%) Java
3 3 (4.05%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.70%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (29.73%) ISEB
2 18 (24.32%) ISTQB
3 12 (16.22%) Security Cleared
4 7 (9.46%) Degree
4 7 (9.46%) SC Cleared
5 6 (8.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (20.27%) QA
2 3 (4.05%) SLA
3 1 (1.35%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 27 (36.49%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.70%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.35%) Iperf
Vendors
1 26 (35.14%) HP
2 10 (13.51%) IBM
3 5 (6.76%) BT
4 3 (4.05%) EMC
4 3 (4.05%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.70%) Panasonic
5 2 (2.70%) Mitel
5 2 (2.70%) Cisco
6 1 (1.35%) Empirix
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle
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