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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 126 122 136
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +14
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 15 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.65% 0.52% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.60% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 5
Median salary £42,500 £43,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £53,550 £59,750 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
2043 1664 1929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 88.21% 85.95% 86.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1516 1399 1730
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £68,500
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 2 December 2016.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 20 (64.52%) QA
2 14 (45.16%) Finance
2 14 (45.16%) Automated Testing
3 13 (41.94%) Selenium
3 13 (41.94%) Test Scripting
4 11 (35.48%) Unit Testing
5 10 (32.26%) Non-Functional Testing
5 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (32.26%) .NET
5 10 (32.26%) Automation Testing
6 9 (29.03%) SDLC
6 9 (29.03%) Functional Testing
6 9 (29.03%) Integration Testing
7 8 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (25.81%) Manual Testing
7 8 (25.81%) ISTQB
8 7 (22.58%) Penetration Testing
8 7 (22.58%) Load Testing
8 7 (22.58%) Jenkins
8 7 (22.58%) WebDriver
8 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (19.35%) Test Planning
9 6 (19.35%) Test Automation
9 6 (19.35%) Security Testing
9 6 (19.35%) T-SQL
9 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
9 6 (19.35%) Visual Studio
9 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET
9 6 (19.35%) C#
9 6 (19.35%) LoadRunner

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 (6.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (41.94%) Selenium
2 7 (22.58%) Jenkins
2 7 (22.58%) WebDriver
3 6 (19.35%) LoadRunner
3 6 (19.35%) Visual Studio
4 5 (16.13%) JIRA
4 5 (16.13%) JMeter
4 5 (16.13%) SoapUI
5 3 (9.68%) Appium
5 3 (9.68%) Mocha
5 3 (9.68%) MSBuild
5 3 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (9.68%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (6.45%) Cucumber
6 2 (6.45%) eggPlant
6 2 (6.45%) JBehave
6 2 (6.45%) Ranorex
6 2 (6.45%) SpecFlow
6 2 (6.45%) TestNG
6 2 (6.45%) WATIR
General
1 14 (45.16%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Analyst
2 9 (29.03%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Senior Test Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Test Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) QA Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Test Manager
5 4 (12.90%) Tester
6 3 (9.68%) Automation Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Automation Tester
6 3 (9.68%) Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Head of Testing
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Automation Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) .NET Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Head of QA
7 2 (6.45%) QA Leader
7 2 (6.45%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Quality Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) .NET
2 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET
3 4 (12.90%) SOAP
4 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (9.68%) RESTful
5 2 (6.45%) CSS
5 2 (6.45%) Gherkin
5 2 (6.45%) HTML
5 2 (6.45%) Web Services
6 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.23%) Middleware
6 1 (3.23%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.23%) Fintech
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Statistics
3 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Android
1 5 (16.13%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.45%) Unix
2 2 (6.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Automated Testing
2 13 (41.94%) Test Scripting
3 11 (35.48%) Unit Testing
4 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (32.26%) Automation Testing
4 10 (32.26%) Non-Functional Testing
5 9 (29.03%) Functional Testing
5 9 (29.03%) Integration Testing
5 9 (29.03%) SDLC
6 8 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (25.81%) Manual Testing
7 7 (22.58%) Load Testing
7 7 (22.58%) Penetration Testing
8 6 (19.35%) Security Testing
8 6 (19.35%) Test Automation
8 6 (19.35%) Test Planning
9 5 (16.13%) Case Management
9 5 (16.13%) E-Commerce
9 5 (16.13%) Waterfall
10 4 (12.90%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) C#
1 6 (19.35%) T-SQL
2 5 (16.13%) Java
2 5 (16.13%) SQL
3 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.90%) Perl
4 3 (9.68%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.45%) C
5 2 (6.45%) C++
5 2 (6.45%) Python
5 2 (6.45%) Ruby
5 2 (6.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) ISTQB
2 4 (12.90%) ISEB
3 2 (6.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (64.52%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Epicor
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X4 Group
Salary: £50k - 57k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago