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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 22 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 3.13% 2.22% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.45% 2.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £72,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
116 84 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 90.63% 93.33% 89.58%
Number of salaries quoted 50 38 42
Average salary £72,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.58% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £28,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) Workflow
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) TestDirector
2 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) VBA
3 2 (40.00%) ISEB
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Test Management

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) TestDirector
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Test Manager
2 4 (80.00%) Senior Manager
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Test Manager
3 2 (40.00%) Testing Specialist
3 2 (40.00%) Testing Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Workflow
1 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Test Management
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) HP