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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 98 98 114
Rank change year-on-year
0 +16
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 11 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.93% 1.05% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 1.23% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 5
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,400 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
999 1219 1471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 84.38% 85.54% 84.64%
Number of salaries quoted 843 1028 1185
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
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 28 June 2016.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 23 (51.11%) Java
2 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
3 17 (37.78%) Degree
3 17 (37.78%) Perl
3 17 (37.78%) Web Services
4 16 (35.56%) QA
5 15 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 13 (28.89%) HTTP
6 13 (28.89%) REST
6 13 (28.89%) Automation Testing
6 13 (28.89%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (26.67%) Selenium
8 11 (24.44%) Finance
8 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (22.22%) Software Testing
9 10 (22.22%) Scrum
9 10 (22.22%) User Stories
10 9 (20.00%) Hudson
10 9 (20.00%) Web Testing
10 9 (20.00%) Test Scripting
10 9 (20.00%) Replication
10 9 (20.00%) JIRA
11 8 (17.78%) Manual Testing
12 7 (15.56%) Subversion
12 7 (15.56%) JMeter
12 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
13 6 (13.33%) HTML
14 5 (11.11%) SQL
14 5 (11.11%) Project Management
14 5 (11.11%) Stress Testing

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 (8.89%) Tomcat
1 4 (8.89%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (28.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (26.67%) Selenium
2 9 (20.00%) Hudson
2 9 (20.00%) JIRA
3 7 (15.56%) JMeter
3 7 (15.56%) Subversion
4 5 (11.11%) Cucumber
5 4 (8.89%) Fiddler
5 4 (8.89%) Git (software)
5 4 (8.89%) HP UFT
5 4 (8.89%) JBehave
5 4 (8.89%) LoadRunner
5 4 (8.89%) Ranorex
5 4 (8.89%) RSpec
5 4 (8.89%) Visual Studio
6 3 (6.67%) Jenkins
6 3 (6.67%) Selenium IDE
6 3 (6.67%) SonarQube
6 3 (6.67%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.22%) The Grinder
General
1 11 (24.44%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Banking
2 4 (8.89%) Games
2 4 (8.89%) Marketing
2 4 (8.89%) Retail
2 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (40.00%) Test Engineer
2 14 (31.11%) Software Test Engineer
3 13 (28.89%) Test Automation Engineer
4 10 (22.22%) Java Engineer
5 9 (20.00%) Web Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Test Specialist
6 5 (11.11%) Tester
7 4 (8.89%) Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Performance Specialist
7 4 (8.89%) Performance Test Leader
7 4 (8.89%) Performance Test Specialist
7 4 (8.89%) QA Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) QA Test Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) QA Tester
7 4 (8.89%) Test Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) Test Automation Specialist
7 4 (8.89%) Test Leader
7 4 (8.89%) Test Scripter
8 3 (6.67%) Automation Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (37.78%) Web Services
2 13 (28.89%) REST
3 6 (13.33%) HTML
4 4 (8.89%) .NET
4 4 (8.89%) Ajax
4 4 (8.89%) CSS
4 4 (8.89%) Natural Language Processing
5 3 (6.67%) J2EE
6 2 (4.44%) XML
7 1 (2.22%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (2.22%) JMS
7 1 (2.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.89%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (20.00%) Replication
3 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.89%) Life Science
4 3 (6.67%) Fintech
5 1 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) Linux
1 4 (8.89%) Unix
1 4 (8.89%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 13 (28.89%) Automation Testing
3 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (22.22%) Scrum
4 10 (22.22%) Software Testing
4 10 (22.22%) User Stories
5 9 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 9 (20.00%) Web Testing
6 8 (17.78%) Manual Testing
7 5 (11.11%) DevOps
7 5 (11.11%) Functional Testing
7 5 (11.11%) Project Management
7 5 (11.11%) Scalability Testing
7 5 (11.11%) Stress Testing
8 4 (8.89%) API Testing
8 4 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.89%) Logistics
8 4 (8.89%) OOP
8 4 (8.89%) SDLC
8 4 (8.89%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 23 (51.11%) Java
2 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
3 17 (37.78%) Perl
4 5 (11.11%) SQL
5 4 (8.89%) C#
5 4 (8.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (37.78%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) ISEB
2 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.22%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (35.56%) QA
2 4 (8.89%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (8.89%) HP
1 4 (8.89%) IBM
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
1 4 (8.89%) Oracle
2 3 (6.67%) Coverity
2 3 (6.67%) WorldPay
3 1 (2.22%) TIBCO
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