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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 45 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 0.40% 2.38% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 2.78% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £80,000 £85,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
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
232 108 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 93.93% 85.71% 84.15%
Number of salaries quoted 150 77 44
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 5 (62.50%) QA
2 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) HP
2 4 (50.00%) ISEB
2 4 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 4 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (37.50%) System Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Security Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Test Management
3 3 (37.50%) Test Planning
3 3 (37.50%) Regression Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Replication
4 2 (25.00%) Ajax
4 2 (25.00%) Statistics
4 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (25.00%) Wealth Management
4 2 (25.00%) BCP
4 2 (25.00%) N-Tier
4 2 (25.00%) IBM
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) SAN
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) VB.NET

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Manager
1 3 (37.50%) QA Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Performance Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Senior QA Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) Flash
1 2 (25.00%) Ajax
1 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (25.00%) Replication
1 2 (25.00%) Statistics
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Regression Testing
1 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Security Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Test Management
1 3 (37.50%) System Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
1 3 (37.50%) Test Planning
2 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) Wealth Management
2 2 (25.00%) BCP
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
1 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) ISEB
1 4 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix
2 2 (25.00%) IBM
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft