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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 111 - 128
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 12 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.59% - 0.054%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% - 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 1
Average salary £45,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1557 1392 1384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 76.66% 75.00% 74.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1160 1170 1149
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 27 August 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 - 3 £41,250 - 1
Milton Keynes - 3 £40,000 -
Performance Testing
South East

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Test Management
2 6 (35.29%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (29.41%) JIRA
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 5 (29.41%) HP
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) .NET
4 4 (23.53%) Java
4 4 (23.53%) PHP
4 4 (23.53%) ISEB
4 4 (23.53%) Integration Testing
4 4 (23.53%) ISTQB
4 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
4 4 (23.53%) Banking
5 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Load Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (17.65%) C#
5 3 (17.65%) XML
5 3 (17.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
6 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
6 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
6 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
6 2 (11.76%) MySQL
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
6 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
6 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (5.88%) Apache
1 1 (5.88%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MySQL
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) JIRA
2 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
2 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.88%) PHPUnit
3 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.88%) Behat
3 1 (5.88%) NeoLoad
3 1 (5.88%) LoadRunner
3 1 (5.88%) JMeter
3 1 (5.88%) Subversion
3 1 (5.88%) Selenium
General
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Banking
2 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Test Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Test Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Tester
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Tester
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Network Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
2 3 (17.65%) XML
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.88%) JSP
4 1 (5.88%) Struts
4 1 (5.88%) J2EE
4 1 (5.88%) HTML
4 1 (5.88%) JMS
4 1 (5.88%) LAMP
4 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.88%) Spring
4 1 (5.88%) Application Packaging
4 1 (5.88%) jQuery
4 1 (5.88%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.88%) CESG
2 1 (5.88%) Statistics
2 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Test Management
2 4 (23.53%) Integration Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Load Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Web Development
4 2 (11.76%) Automated Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
4 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy
5 1 (5.88%) Functional Testing
5 1 (5.88%) User Stories
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.88%) System Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) PHP
3 3 (17.65%) C#
4 1 (5.88%) C
4 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) ISEB
1 4 (23.53%) ISTQB
2 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.88%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
1 5 (29.41%) HP
2 1 (5.88%) VMware
2 1 (5.88%) Telerik
2 1 (5.88%) F5
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
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Posted: 14 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Depending on experience
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Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
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