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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 89 98 109
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +11
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 10 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.86% 0.89% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 1.03% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 15
Median salary £60,000 £41,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% +17.85%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
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
996 1260 1491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 85.42% 86.18% 84.38%
Number of salaries quoted 811 1115 1137
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 25 September 2016.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (66.67%) Degree
1 14 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 13 (61.90%) Java
3 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 11 (52.38%) Computer Science
4 11 (52.38%) User Stories
5 10 (47.62%) Software Engineering
6 9 (42.86%) Mathematics
6 9 (42.86%) NUnit
6 9 (42.86%) C#
6 9 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
6 9 (42.86%) Rhino Mocks
6 9 (42.86%) Unit Testing
6 9 (42.86%) Exploratory Testing
7 8 (38.10%) Automation Testing
7 8 (38.10%) Visual Studio
7 8 (38.10%) Scrum
8 7 (33.33%) .NET
8 7 (33.33%) Regression Testing
9 6 (28.57%) HTTP
9 6 (28.57%) SQL
9 6 (28.57%) Web Services
9 6 (28.57%) REST
10 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (23.81%) Financial Modelling
10 5 (23.81%) Smoke Testing
10 5 (23.81%) Workflow Management
10 5 (23.81%) Workflow

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:

Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) HTTP
2 1 (4.76%) DHCP
2 1 (4.76%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) SSL
2 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.76%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) Big Data
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) NUnit
1 9 (42.86%) Rhino Mocks
2 8 (38.10%) Visual Studio
3 4 (19.05%) Ranorex
3 4 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (9.52%) Fiddler
5 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.76%) Gatling
5 1 (4.76%) Hudson
5 1 (4.76%) JIRA
5 1 (4.76%) JMeter
5 1 (4.76%) Selenium
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Software Test Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Developer in Test
4 4 (19.05%) Automation Test Lead
4 4 (19.05%) Java Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Test Leader
4 4 (19.05%) Web Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Software Test Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Test Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Junior
7 1 (4.76%) Manual Tester
7 1 (4.76%) QA Tester
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Test Specialist
7 1 (4.76%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) .NET
2 6 (28.57%) REST
2 6 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (9.52%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (4.76%) JMS
4 1 (4.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Computer Science
2 9 (42.86%) Mathematics
3 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (19.05%) Algorithms
4 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
4 4 (19.05%) Statistics
5 2 (9.52%) Life Science
6 1 (4.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
2 1 (4.76%) Solaris
2 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 11 (52.38%) User Stories
3 10 (47.62%) Software Engineering
4 9 (42.86%) Exploratory Testing
4 9 (42.86%) Unit Testing
5 8 (38.10%) Automation Testing
5 8 (38.10%) Scrum
6 7 (33.33%) Regression Testing
7 5 (23.81%) Code Coverage
7 5 (23.81%) Financial Modelling
7 5 (23.81%) Smoke Testing
7 5 (23.81%) Validation
7 5 (23.81%) Workflow
7 5 (23.81%) Workflow Management
8 4 (19.05%) Analytics
8 4 (19.05%) Big Data Analytics
8 4 (19.05%) Data Analytics
8 4 (19.05%) Defect Management
8 4 (19.05%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) Java
2 9 (42.86%) C#
3 6 (28.57%) SQL
4 5 (23.81%) C++
4 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 5 (23.81%) Perl
5 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) ISEB
2 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft