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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 122 110 124
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +14
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 1 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.057% 0.39% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.068% 0.48% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 3
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% +15.94%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
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
1480 1465 1517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 83.76% 81.75% 79.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1246 1121 1180
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,567 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) JMeter
2 2 (50.00%) LAMP
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Management
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) SaaS
2 2 (50.00%) Trac
2 2 (50.00%) Apache ServiceMix
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Management

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) JMeter
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
1 2 (50.00%) Trac
2 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Games
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Java Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Test Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Test Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Test Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) LAMP
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Test Management
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) HP