The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 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 Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 118 - 103
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 8 0 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.39% - 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% - 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 17
Average salary £34,000 - £44,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 - £34,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,150 - £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -5.38%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1684 1468 1388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 83.04% 79.65% 76.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1336 1270 1208
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
Performance Testing
South West

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 16 April 2014.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Bristol

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 10 (71.43%) Test Scripting
2 6 (42.86%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (42.86%) LoadRunner
3 5 (35.71%) ISEB
3 5 (35.71%) Automated Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Scrum
3 5 (35.71%) QA
3 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
3 5 (35.71%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (35.71%) Test Strategy
4 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (28.57%) Test Management
4 4 (28.57%) Telerik
4 4 (28.57%) UML
4 4 (28.57%) Data Security
5 3 (21.43%) .NET
5 3 (21.43%) Scalability Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Degree
5 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
6 2 (14.29%) VB6
6 2 (14.29%) Legal
6 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
6 2 (14.29%) COM
6 2 (14.29%) Windows
6 2 (14.29%) C#
6 2 (14.29%) C++
6 2 (14.29%) VB
6 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
6 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) QuickTest Pro
1 6 (42.86%) LoadRunner
2 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 2 (14.29%) MSBuild
4 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
4 1 (7.14%) JMeter
4 1 (7.14%) WATIR
4 1 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 2 (14.29%) Legal
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Tester
2 6 (42.86%) Software Tester
3 5 (35.71%) Senior Tester
4 4 (28.57%) Senior Software Tester
5 2 (14.29%) Automation Tester
6 1 (7.14%) Head of Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Test Leader
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Open Source
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Test Scripting
2 5 (35.71%) Automated Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Scrum
2 5 (35.71%) Test Strategy
3 4 (28.57%) Test Management
3 4 (28.57%) UML
3 4 (28.57%) Data Security
4 3 (21.43%) Scalability Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
5 1 (7.14%) User Stories
5 1 (7.14%) Information Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) VB6
1 2 (14.29%) C#
1 2 (14.29%) C++
1 2 (14.29%) VB
1 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) ISEB
1 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Telerik
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £36000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sogeti
Posted: 19 days ago