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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 139 120 137
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +17
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 13 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.53% 0.43% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.49% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 5
Median salary £34,715 £30,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.71% -60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,025 £29,550 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,950 £31,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
2154 1617 1984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 87.28% 86.61% 85.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1570 1364 1724
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 29 September 2016.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 17 (62.96%) QA
2 13 (48.15%) Non-Functional Testing
3 12 (44.44%) Integration Testing
3 12 (44.44%) Finance
4 11 (40.74%) Test Planning
5 10 (37.04%) Security Testing
5 10 (37.04%) Automated Testing
6 9 (33.33%) Selenium
6 9 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 9 (33.33%) Test Scripting
6 9 (33.33%) Functional Testing
7 8 (29.63%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 8 (29.63%) Test Automation
7 8 (29.63%) Regression Testing
7 8 (29.63%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (25.93%) Manual Testing
8 7 (25.93%) SDLC
9 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (22.22%) Load Testing
9 6 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (22.22%) ISTQB
9 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
10 5 (18.52%) C#
10 5 (18.52%) .NET
10 5 (18.52%) Scrum
10 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
10 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (14.81%) System Testing
11 4 (14.81%) WebDriver

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 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Selenium
2 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
3 4 (14.81%) LoadRunner
3 4 (14.81%) Visual Studio
3 4 (14.81%) WebDriver
4 3 (11.11%) HP UFT
4 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (7.41%) JMeter
5 2 (7.41%) SoapUI
5 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.70%) Appium
6 1 (3.70%) Gatling
6 1 (3.70%) JIRA
6 1 (3.70%) Mocha
6 1 (3.70%) MSBuild
6 1 (3.70%) NeoLoad
6 1 (3.70%) Ranorex
6 1 (3.70%) SilkTest
6 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
6 1 (3.70%) WebLOAD
General
1 12 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Test Manager
2 9 (33.33%) Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Senior Test Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Test Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Head of Testing
5 3 (11.11%) QA Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) QA Manager
5 3 (11.11%) QA Test Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Quality Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Head of QA
6 2 (7.41%) QA Leader
6 2 (7.41%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Lead Test Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Performance Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) QA Tester
7 1 (3.70%) Senior QA Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Test Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) .NET
2 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
3 3 (11.11%) Web Services
4 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (3.70%) HTML
4 1 (3.70%) HTML5
4 1 (3.70%) Middleware
4 1 (3.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.70%) Statistics
4 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Android
1 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Non-Functional Testing
2 12 (44.44%) Integration Testing
3 11 (40.74%) Test Planning
4 10 (37.04%) Automated Testing
4 10 (37.04%) Security Testing
5 9 (33.33%) Functional Testing
5 9 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 9 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 8 (29.63%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 8 (29.63%) Regression Testing
6 8 (29.63%) Test Automation
6 8 (29.63%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (25.93%) Manual Testing
7 7 (25.93%) SDLC
8 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (22.22%) Load Testing
8 6 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (18.52%) Scrum
10 4 (14.81%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) C#
2 4 (14.81%) T-SQL
3 3 (11.11%) C
3 3 (11.11%) PL/SQL
3 3 (11.11%) SQL
4 2 (7.41%) Java
4 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.70%) Python
5 1 (3.70%) Ruby
5 1 (3.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) ISTQB
2 3 (11.11%) ISEB
3 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (62.96%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) HP
3 1 (3.70%) SOASTA, Inc
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