The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brentwood region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 34 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 8 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 3.29% 6.67% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.46% 7.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £75,000 £87,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.33% -6.25%
Performance Testing
Essex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
231 81 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 95.06% 90.00% 82.50%
Number of salaries quoted 131 48 64
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £67,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Brentwood region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Brentwood

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Brentwood

Performance Testing
Salary Histogram in Brentwood

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Brentwood region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Brentwood

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 8 (66.67%) HP
1 8 (66.67%) QA
2 7 (58.33%) Finance
3 6 (50.00%) ISEB
3 6 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
5 4 (33.33%) LoadRunner
5 4 (33.33%) Degree
5 4 (33.33%) Test Management
5 4 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (25.00%) Test Planning
6 3 (25.00%) System Testing
6 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Security Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Workflow
6 3 (25.00%) TestDirector
7 2 (16.67%) N-Tier
7 2 (16.67%) IBM
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 2 (16.67%) Citrix
7 2 (16.67%) SAN
7 2 (16.67%) C#
7 2 (16.67%) SQL
7 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
7 2 (16.67%) VBA
7 2 (16.67%) .NET
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 2 (16.67%) IIS

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 2 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) LoadRunner
2 3 (25.00%) TestDirector
3 1 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Senior Manager
2 5 (41.67%) Test Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Performance Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Senior QA Manager
3 3 (25.00%) QA Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Testing Specialist
4 2 (16.67%) Testing Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Test Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) Flash
1 2 (16.67%) Ajax
1 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) N-Tier
1 2 (16.67%) Replication
1 2 (16.67%) Statistics
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (33.33%) Test Management
3 3 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 3 (25.00%) System Testing
3 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Workflow
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) BCP
4 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 2 (16.67%) Wealth Management
5 1 (8.33%) Line Management
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C#
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
1 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
1 2 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) ISEB
2 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
3 4 (33.33%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (16.67%) IBM
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix