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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 113 114 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 11 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.57% 0.34% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 0
Average salary £42,500 £33,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.81% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
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
1562 1523 1412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 81.40% 85.66% 79.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1310 1225 1231
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

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 27 March 2015.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Bristol

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (65.00%) Selenium
2 13 (65.00%) WebDriver
3 12 (60.00%) Java
4 10 (50.00%) Scrum
5 9 (45.00%) Groovy
5 9 (45.00%) Software Testing
6 8 (40.00%) Ruby
6 8 (40.00%) Test Automation
6 8 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (40.00%) Mentoring
6 8 (40.00%) ISEB
7 7 (35.00%) UNIX
7 7 (35.00%) Python
7 7 (35.00%) Perl
7 7 (35.00%) C#
7 7 (35.00%) JUnit
7 7 (35.00%) Eclipse
7 7 (35.00%) SpecFlow
7 7 (35.00%) Cucumber
7 7 (35.00%) TestNG
7 7 (35.00%) NUnit
8 6 (30.00%) Automated Testing
8 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (20.00%) QA
9 4 (20.00%) Test Scripting
10 3 (15.00%) Test Strategy
10 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
10 3 (15.00%) Internet
11 2 (10.00%) OOP

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (65.00%) Selenium
1 13 (65.00%) WebDriver
2 7 (35.00%) Cucumber
2 7 (35.00%) SpecFlow
2 7 (35.00%) TestNG
2 7 (35.00%) JUnit
2 7 (35.00%) Eclipse
2 7 (35.00%) NUnit
3 1 (5.00%) JMeter
3 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.00%) Selenium IDE
General
1 2 (10.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Test Specialist
1 6 (30.00%) Test Automation Specialist
1 6 (30.00%) Test Leader
1 6 (30.00%) Automation Specialist
2 4 (20.00%) Tester
3 2 (10.00%) Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Test Team Leader
3 2 (10.00%) Team Leader
3 2 (10.00%) Automation Tester
4 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) AWS Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Tester
4 1 (5.00%) SAP SD Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Software Tester
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Tester
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) QA Tester
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Tester
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) Scrum
3 9 (45.00%) Software Testing
4 8 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 8 (40.00%) Mentoring
5 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (30.00%) Automated Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Test Scripting
7 3 (15.00%) Test Strategy
8 2 (10.00%) Automation Testing
8 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (10.00%) OOP
8 2 (10.00%) OO
9 1 (5.00%) CRM
9 1 (5.00%) Migration
9 1 (5.00%) Web Testing
9 1 (5.00%) BDD
9 1 (5.00%) Manual Testing
9 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) Java
2 9 (45.00%) Groovy
3 8 (40.00%) Ruby
4 7 (35.00%) Python
4 7 (35.00%) C#
4 7 (35.00%) Perl
5 2 (10.00%) C++
6 1 (5.00%) PHP
6 1 (5.00%) SQL
6 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) ISEB
1 8 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) SAP
1 1 (5.00%) New Relic
Bristol, Avon
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago