The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 109 116 126
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +10
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 6 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.33% 0.42% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.54% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 2
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -22.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,000 £42,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,600 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £37,565 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.46% -6.08%
Performance Testing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1451 1482 1442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 80.88% 77.71% 80.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1116 1154 1284
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Performance Testing
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Performance Testing
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes 0 4 £38,750 -13.88% 4
High Wycombe -4 2 £55,000 +61.76% 1
Performance Testing
South East

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 15 (53.57%) Finance
2 14 (50.00%) Java
2 14 (50.00%) Load Testing
3 13 (46.43%) Test Management
4 12 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
5 11 (39.29%) JIRA
6 10 (35.71%) ISTQB
7 9 (32.14%) HTML
7 9 (32.14%) ISEB
7 9 (32.14%) PHP
7 9 (32.14%) SQL
7 9 (32.14%) Windows
7 9 (32.14%) Linux
7 9 (32.14%) MySQL
8 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 8 (28.57%) JMeter
8 8 (28.57%) Mentoring
9 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (25.00%) HP
10 6 (21.43%) LAMP
10 6 (21.43%) Hibernate
10 6 (21.43%) Scrum
10 6 (21.43%) Telecoms
10 6 (21.43%) JSP
10 6 (21.43%) Struts
10 6 (21.43%) XML
10 6 (21.43%) J2EE
10 6 (21.43%) Oracle
10 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce
10 6 (21.43%) JMS

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 5 (17.86%) Apache
1 5 (17.86%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) MySQL
2 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (39.29%) JIRA
2 8 (28.57%) JMeter
3 6 (21.43%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (21.43%) NeoLoad
4 5 (17.86%) Subversion
4 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
4 5 (17.86%) Trac
General
1 15 (53.57%) Finance
2 6 (21.43%) Banking
2 6 (21.43%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Test Manager
2 9 (32.14%) Performance Engineer
3 8 (28.57%) Test Leader
4 7 (25.00%) Performance Tester
4 7 (25.00%) Tester
5 6 (21.43%) Test Engineer
5 6 (21.43%) Performance Test Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Test Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Management Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) HTML
2 6 (21.43%) J2EE
2 6 (21.43%) JSP
2 6 (21.43%) Struts
2 6 (21.43%) XML
2 6 (21.43%) JMS
2 6 (21.43%) LAMP
2 6 (21.43%) Hibernate
2 6 (21.43%) Spring
3 5 (17.86%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Statistics
2 3 (10.71%) Mathematics
2 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
1 9 (32.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 13 (46.43%) Test Management
3 8 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (21.43%) Software Testing
5 6 (21.43%) Load Balancing
5 6 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce
5 6 (21.43%) Scrum
5 6 (21.43%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (21.43%) Performance Analysis
6 5 (17.86%) Integration Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Time Management
7 3 (10.71%) Performance Management
7 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (7.14%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) Java
2 9 (32.14%) PHP
2 9 (32.14%) SQL
3 5 (17.86%) Ruby
4 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) ISTQB
2 9 (32.14%) ISEB
3 5 (17.86%) Degree
3 5 (17.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 12 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) HP
2 6 (21.43%) Oracle
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
High Wycombe
Church International
Salary: £50,000 -£60,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
White Clarke Group
Salary: £28-35k dependant on experience + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, South East, United Kingdom
White Clarke Group
Salary: £28-35k dependant on experience + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago