The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 126 112 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 10 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.52% 0.61% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 0
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Performance Testing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1683 1570 1334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 88.25% 86.50% 84.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1460 1240 1166
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Bristol

Performance Testing
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Bristol

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 28 (90.32%) Software Testing
2 25 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (61.29%) SQL Server
4 17 (54.84%) IIS
4 17 (54.84%) Visual Studio
4 17 (54.84%) Windows
4 17 (54.84%) SharePoint
4 17 (54.84%) Oracle
5 16 (51.61%) Security Cleared
6 11 (35.48%) Java
7 10 (32.26%) ISEB
7 10 (32.26%) Scrum
7 10 (32.26%) Automated Testing
8 8 (25.81%) SQL
9 7 (22.58%) Software Delivery
10 6 (19.35%) Test Scripting
10 6 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (19.35%) C
10 6 (19.35%) Internet
11 5 (16.13%) TDD
11 5 (16.13%) C++
11 5 (16.13%) HTML
11 5 (16.13%) VB
11 5 (16.13%) DSDM
11 5 (16.13%) Selenium
11 5 (16.13%) Ruby
11 5 (16.13%) V-Model
11 5 (16.13%) Test Automation
11 5 (16.13%) WebDriver
11 5 (16.13%) Open Source

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 17 (54.84%) IIS
1 17 (54.84%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (6.45%) PowerPivot
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (61.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (54.84%) Visual Studio
2 5 (16.13%) Selenium
2 5 (16.13%) WebDriver
3 1 (3.23%) HP UFT
3 1 (3.23%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 18 (58.06%) Analyst
1 18 (58.06%) Test Analyst
2 15 (48.39%) Software Test Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Test Leader
4 5 (16.13%) Test Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Business Test Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Solutions Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Performance Test Leader
6 1 (3.23%) Tester
6 1 (3.23%) Test Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Performance Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) HTML
2 1 (3.23%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 17 (54.84%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (90.32%) Software Testing
2 25 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (32.26%) Automated Testing
3 10 (32.26%) Scrum
4 7 (22.58%) Software Delivery
5 6 (19.35%) Test Scripting
5 6 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (16.13%) V-Model
6 5 (16.13%) Test Automation
6 5 (16.13%) Open Source
6 5 (16.13%) Waterfall
6 5 (16.13%) TDD
6 5 (16.13%) DSDM
6 5 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (6.45%) Integration Testing
8 2 (6.45%) ETL
8 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.45%) Regression Testing
8 2 (6.45%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) Java
2 8 (25.81%) SQL
3 6 (19.35%) C
4 5 (16.13%) C++
4 5 (16.13%) VB
4 5 (16.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (51.61%) Security Cleared
2 10 (32.26%) ISEB
3 5 (16.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £90 - 120k+ & excellent, comprehensive package
Posted: 5 days ago