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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 125 136 107
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -29
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 7 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.35% 0.11% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.13% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 4
Average salary £30,000 £39,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £43,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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
1631 1565 1159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 82.46% 83.91% 75.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1329 1349 974
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 £70,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 21 November 2014.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Bristol

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) .NET
3 6 (35.29%) Automated Testing
3 6 (35.29%) QA
4 4 (23.53%) Software Testing
4 4 (23.53%) Test Scripting
4 4 (23.53%) Test Strategy
4 4 (23.53%) Degree
4 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
4 4 (23.53%) Scrum
4 4 (23.53%) C++
5 3 (17.65%) Data Security
5 3 (17.65%) UML
5 3 (17.65%) Telerik
5 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (17.65%) WebDriver
5 3 (17.65%) Selenium
5 3 (17.65%) Scalability Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Test Management
6 2 (11.76%) System Testing
6 2 (11.76%) VB6
6 2 (11.76%) C#
6 2 (11.76%) OO
6 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
6 2 (11.76%) JMeter
6 2 (11.76%) Finance
6 2 (11.76%) Legal

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (11.76%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Selenium
1 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (17.65%) WebDriver
2 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
2 2 (11.76%) JMeter
3 1 (5.88%) WATIR
3 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.88%) Selenium IDE
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
1 2 (11.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Tester
2 8 (47.06%) Software Tester
2 8 (47.06%) Senior Tester
2 8 (47.06%) Senior Software Tester
3 4 (23.53%) Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Test Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Automation Tester
6 1 (5.88%) QA Tester
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Open Source
2 1 (5.88%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Android
2 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Automated Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Software Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Test Scripting
3 4 (23.53%) Scrum
3 4 (23.53%) Test Strategy
3 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
4 3 (17.65%) Scalability Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
4 3 (17.65%) UML
4 3 (17.65%) Data Security
5 2 (11.76%) OO
5 2 (11.76%) Test Management
5 2 (11.76%) System Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Automation Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.88%) Manual Testing
6 1 (5.88%) OOP
6 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) C++
2 2 (11.76%) Java
2 2 (11.76%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) VB
2 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
2 2 (11.76%) VB6
3 1 (5.88%) Ruby
3 1 (5.88%) Groovy
3 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Telerik
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) New Relic
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 5 days ago