The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Brentwood region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 30 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 2.38% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.78% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £85,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -4.87%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
108 69 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 85.71% 84.15% 76.67%
Number of salaries quoted 77 44 23
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Performance Testing
Essex

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 18 April 2014.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Brentwood

Performance Testing
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (60.00%) HP
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
1 6 (60.00%) ISTQB
1 6 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (50.00%) ISEB
3 4 (40.00%) Security Testing
3 4 (40.00%) QA
4 3 (30.00%) Wealth Management
5 2 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
6 1 (10.00%) XMLSpy
6 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) MS Office
6 1 (10.00%) SOAP
6 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
6 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (10.00%) TestDirector
6 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
6 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
6 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
6 1 (10.00%) Selenium

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (10.00%) XMLSpy
2 1 (10.00%) TestDirector
2 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Testing Manager
1 5 (50.00%) Performance Manager
1 5 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Head of Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Load Testing
1 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (40.00%) Security Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Wealth Management
4 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft