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 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 103 131 128
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -3
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 25 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.16% 0.10% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.49% 0.13% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 23 2 4
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,300 £35,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,500 £37,350
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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
1680 1552 1522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 78.10% 78.50% 79.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1286 1236 1292
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
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
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 21 November 2014. 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
High Wycombe - 19 £47,500 -
Milton Keynes +1 3 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Performance Testing
South East

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 23 (63.89%) Finance
2 18 (50.00%) Test Management
2 18 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
3 13 (36.11%) Java
4 11 (30.56%) Telecoms
4 11 (30.56%) HP
4 11 (30.56%) ISEB
4 11 (30.56%) Load Testing
4 11 (30.56%) ISTQB
4 11 (30.56%) Banking
4 11 (30.56%) Mentoring
5 10 (27.78%) JIRA
5 10 (27.78%) XML
6 8 (22.22%) JSP
6 8 (22.22%) Struts
6 8 (22.22%) J2EE
6 8 (22.22%) SQL
6 8 (22.22%) E-Commerce
6 8 (22.22%) JMS
6 8 (22.22%) Load Balancing
6 8 (22.22%) Statistics
6 8 (22.22%) Hibernate
6 8 (22.22%) Spring
6 8 (22.22%) NeoLoad
6 8 (22.22%) Performance Analysis
6 8 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
7 7 (19.44%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (19.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (19.44%) Degree
7 7 (19.44%) Software Testing

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 1 (2.78%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (27.78%) JIRA
2 8 (22.22%) NeoLoad
3 4 (11.11%) JMeter
4 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.78%) PHPUnit
5 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.78%) Behat
5 1 (2.78%) LoadRunner
5 1 (2.78%) Subversion
5 1 (2.78%) Selenium
General
1 23 (63.89%) Finance
2 11 (30.56%) Banking
2 11 (30.56%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.56%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) Test Manager
2 10 (27.78%) Tester
2 10 (27.78%) Performance Tester
3 7 (19.44%) Test Leader
4 5 (13.89%) Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Test Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Performance Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Management Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Test Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Test Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.78%) XML
2 8 (22.22%) JMS
2 8 (22.22%) JSP
2 8 (22.22%) Struts
2 8 (22.22%) J2EE
2 8 (22.22%) Hibernate
2 8 (22.22%) Spring
3 5 (13.89%) .NET
4 4 (11.11%) HTML
5 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.78%) LAMP
6 1 (2.78%) jQuery
6 1 (2.78%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Statistics
2 5 (13.89%) Mathematics
2 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.33%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.78%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Linux
2 4 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) Test Management
2 11 (30.56%) Load Testing
2 11 (30.56%) Mentoring
3 8 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
3 8 (22.22%) Load Balancing
3 8 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 8 (22.22%) Performance Analysis
4 7 (19.44%) Software Testing
4 7 (19.44%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (19.44%) Integration Testing
5 5 (13.89%) Time Management
6 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.33%) Performance Management
7 3 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.56%) Performance Engineering
8 2 (5.56%) Automated Testing
8 2 (5.56%) Web Development
8 2 (5.56%) Waterfall
9 1 (2.78%) WFM
9 1 (2.78%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) Java
2 8 (22.22%) SQL
3 7 (19.44%) PHP
4 4 (11.11%) C#
5 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) ISEB
1 11 (30.56%) ISTQB
2 7 (19.44%) Degree
2 7 (19.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 18 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) HP
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) Telerik
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits
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