The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 126 111 108
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -3
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 17 23 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.73% 1.29% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 1.51% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 11
Median salary £43,750 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
Performance Testing
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2023 1526 1560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 86.45% 85.59% 84.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1482 1221 1376
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,595 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
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 Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham 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 Birmingham

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Birmingham region.

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Birmingham

Performance Testing
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 23 (76.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 20 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 20 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 20 (66.67%) Test Planning
3 17 (56.67%) System Testing
3 17 (56.67%) QA
4 15 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
4 15 (50.00%) Time Management
4 15 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 15 (50.00%) C
4 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 15 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 15 (50.00%) Defect Management
4 15 (50.00%) Functional Testing
4 15 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 15 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (30.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 8 (26.67%) Security Testing
7 6 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 5 (16.67%) Test Automation
8 5 (16.67%) ISTQB
8 5 (16.67%) Finance
9 4 (13.33%) JMeter
9 4 (13.33%) HP
9 4 (13.33%) SDLC
10 3 (10.00%) Line Management
10 3 (10.00%) HP UFT
10 3 (10.00%) LoadRunner
10 3 (10.00%) MS Excel

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) JMeter
2 3 (10.00%) HP UFT
2 3 (10.00%) LoadRunner
2 3 (10.00%) Selenium
3 2 (6.67%) NeoLoad
4 1 (3.33%) Gatling
4 1 (3.33%) JIRA
4 1 (3.33%) Ranorex
4 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.33%) WebLOAD
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (73.33%) Test Manager
2 15 (50.00%) QA Manager
2 15 (50.00%) QA Test Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Performance Tester
3 3 (10.00%) Tester
4 2 (6.67%) Functional Tester
4 2 (6.67%) Software Tester
4 2 (6.67%) Test Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Test Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Non-Functional Test Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Test Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Test Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Quality Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Performance Tester
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Tester
5 1 (3.33%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) HTML
1 2 (6.67%) HTML5
2 1 (3.33%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) RESTful
2 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 15 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 15 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (76.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 20 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 20 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 20 (66.67%) Test Planning
3 17 (56.67%) System Testing
4 15 (50.00%) Defect Management
4 15 (50.00%) Functional Testing
4 15 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 15 (50.00%) Time Management
4 15 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 9 (30.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 8 (26.67%) Security Testing
7 6 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 5 (16.67%) Test Automation
9 4 (13.33%) SDLC
10 3 (10.00%) Automated Testing
10 3 (10.00%) Line Management
10 3 (10.00%) Software Testing
10 3 (10.00%) Test Scripting
11 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) C
2 1 (3.33%) C#
2 1 (3.33%) Java
2 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.33%) Python
2 1 (3.33%) Ruby
2 1 (3.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) ISEB
3 1 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (56.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) HP
3 1 (3.33%) SOASTA, Inc
Birmingham
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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