The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 97 95 112
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +17
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 9 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.76% 0.79% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 0.90% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 9
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,380 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £36,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Performance Testing
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1002 1218 1465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 84.84% 87.00% 84.83%
Number of salaries quoted 827 1024 1175
Median salary £47,500 £44,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.74% +7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing Performance Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Cambridge

Performance Testing
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT jobs citing Performance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 22 (53.66%) Java
2 17 (41.46%) Degree
2 17 (41.46%) Test Automation
3 15 (36.59%) JavaScript
3 15 (36.59%) Perl
3 15 (36.59%) Web Services
4 12 (29.27%) QA
5 11 (26.83%) Selenium
5 11 (26.83%) REST
5 11 (26.83%) Automation Testing
5 11 (26.83%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (26.83%) Finance
5 11 (26.83%) HTTP
6 10 (24.39%) User Stories
7 9 (21.95%) Exploratory Testing
8 8 (19.51%) Software Testing
8 8 (19.51%) Scrum
9 7 (17.07%) Replication
9 7 (17.07%) Subversion
9 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
9 7 (17.07%) SQL
9 7 (17.07%) JIRA
9 7 (17.07%) Web Testing
9 7 (17.07%) Test Scripting
9 7 (17.07%) Hudson
10 6 (14.63%) Manual Testing
10 6 (14.63%) Computer Science
10 6 (14.63%) C#
10 6 (14.63%) SQL Server

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.76%) Tomcat
1 4 (9.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.83%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (26.83%) Selenium
2 7 (17.07%) Hudson
2 7 (17.07%) JIRA
2 7 (17.07%) Subversion
3 6 (14.63%) JMeter
3 6 (14.63%) Visual Studio
4 5 (12.20%) Cucumber
5 4 (9.76%) Fiddler
5 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
5 4 (9.76%) HP UFT
5 4 (9.76%) JBehave
5 4 (9.76%) LoadRunner
5 4 (9.76%) Ranorex
5 4 (9.76%) RSpec
6 3 (7.32%) Jenkins
6 3 (7.32%) SonarQube
7 2 (4.88%) NUnit
7 2 (4.88%) Rhino Mocks
7 2 (4.88%) Selenium IDE
7 2 (4.88%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (26.83%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Banking
2 4 (9.76%) Games
2 4 (9.76%) Marketing
2 4 (9.76%) Retail
2 4 (9.76%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Test Engineer
2 12 (29.27%) Software Test Engineer
3 11 (26.83%) Test Automation Engineer
4 8 (19.51%) Java Engineer
5 7 (17.07%) Web Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) Test Specialist
7 4 (9.76%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Performance Specialist
7 4 (9.76%) Performance Test Leader
7 4 (9.76%) Performance Test Specialist
7 4 (9.76%) Test Automation Specialist
7 4 (9.76%) Test Leader
7 4 (9.76%) Test Scripter
7 4 (9.76%) Tester
8 3 (7.32%) Automation Test Lead
8 3 (7.32%) Manual Test Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) QA Test Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) QA Tester
8 3 (7.32%) Senior Software Test Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (36.59%) Web Services
2 11 (26.83%) REST
3 4 (9.76%) .NET
3 4 (9.76%) Ajax
3 4 (9.76%) CSS
3 4 (9.76%) HTML
3 4 (9.76%) Natural Language Processing
4 3 (7.32%) J2EE
5 1 (2.44%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (2.44%) JMS
5 1 (2.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (17.07%) Replication
3 6 (14.63%) Computer Science
4 4 (9.76%) Life Science
5 3 (7.32%) Fintech
6 2 (4.88%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Linux
1 4 (9.76%) Unix
1 4 (9.76%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) Test Automation
2 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.83%) Automation Testing
3 10 (24.39%) User Stories
4 9 (21.95%) Exploratory Testing
5 8 (19.51%) Scrum
5 8 (19.51%) Software Testing
6 7 (17.07%) Test Scripting
6 7 (17.07%) Web Testing
7 6 (14.63%) Manual Testing
8 5 (12.20%) DevOps
8 5 (12.20%) Functional Testing
8 5 (12.20%) Regression Testing
8 5 (12.20%) Scalability Testing
8 5 (12.20%) Stress Testing
9 4 (9.76%) BDD
9 4 (9.76%) Logistics
9 4 (9.76%) OOP
9 4 (9.76%) SDLC
9 4 (9.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 22 (53.66%) Java
2 15 (36.59%) JavaScript
2 15 (36.59%) Perl
3 7 (17.07%) SQL
4 6 (14.63%) C#
5 4 (9.76%) Python
6 2 (4.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 17 (41.46%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) ISEB
2 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.44%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (29.27%) QA
2 4 (9.76%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.76%) HP
2 4 (9.76%) IBM
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle
3 3 (7.32%) Coverity
3 3 (7.32%) WorldPay
4 1 (2.44%) TIBCO
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