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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 86 96 122
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +26
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 20 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.62% 1.05% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% 1.26% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 4
Median salary £38,750 £45,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.88% +34.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,400 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £50,000 £45,200
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
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
1062 1191 1538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 86.20% 83.40% 82.82%
Number of salaries quoted 864 1006 1258
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,100
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 26 May 2016.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 26 (47.27%) Java
2 21 (38.18%) QA
3 20 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 18 (32.73%) Degree
4 18 (32.73%) Test Automation
5 16 (29.09%) Perl
5 16 (29.09%) Web Services
6 15 (27.27%) Selenium
6 15 (27.27%) User Stories
6 15 (27.27%) Automation Testing
7 13 (23.64%) JIRA
8 12 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (21.82%) Finance
8 12 (21.82%) C#
8 12 (21.82%) HTTP
8 12 (21.82%) REST
8 12 (21.82%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (20.00%) Hudson
9 11 (20.00%) Web Testing
9 11 (20.00%) Test Scripting
9 11 (20.00%) Replication
10 10 (18.18%) Scrum
10 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
11 9 (16.36%) Visual Studio
11 9 (16.36%) JMeter
12 8 (14.55%) Manual Testing
12 8 (14.55%) Software Engineering
12 8 (14.55%) Software Testing
12 8 (14.55%) HTML
13 7 (12.73%) MS Excel

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 (7.27%) Tomcat
1 4 (7.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (12.73%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.82%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (27.27%) Selenium
2 13 (23.64%) JIRA
3 11 (20.00%) Hudson
4 9 (16.36%) JMeter
4 9 (16.36%) Visual Studio
5 7 (12.73%) Subversion
5 7 (12.73%) WebDriver
6 6 (10.91%) NUnit
6 6 (10.91%) Rhino Mocks
7 5 (9.09%) Selenium IDE
8 4 (7.27%) Cucumber
8 4 (7.27%) Fiddler
8 4 (7.27%) Git (software)
8 4 (7.27%) HP UFT
8 4 (7.27%) JBehave
8 4 (7.27%) LoadRunner
8 4 (7.27%) Ranorex
8 4 (7.27%) RSpec
9 3 (5.45%) Jenkins
9 3 (5.45%) SonarQube
General
1 12 (21.82%) Finance
2 4 (7.27%) Banking
2 4 (7.27%) Games
2 4 (7.27%) Marketing
2 4 (7.27%) Retail
2 4 (7.27%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (34.55%) Test Engineer
2 14 (25.45%) Test Automation Engineer
3 13 (23.64%) Software Test Engineer
4 9 (16.36%) Java Engineer
5 8 (14.55%) Web Engineer
6 7 (12.73%) Developer
7 6 (10.91%) C# Developer
7 6 (10.91%) Tester
8 5 (9.09%) Analyst
8 5 (9.09%) Developer in Test
8 5 (9.09%) QA Analyst
8 5 (9.09%) QA Test Analyst
8 5 (9.09%) Test Analyst
9 4 (7.27%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (7.27%) Performance Specialist
9 4 (7.27%) Performance Test Leader
9 4 (7.27%) Performance Test Specialist
9 4 (7.27%) Test Automation Specialist
9 4 (7.27%) Test Leader
9 4 (7.27%) Test Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (29.09%) Web Services
2 12 (21.82%) REST
3 8 (14.55%) HTML
4 4 (7.27%) .NET
4 4 (7.27%) Ajax
4 4 (7.27%) CSS
4 4 (7.27%) Natural Language Processing
4 4 (7.27%) XML
5 3 (5.45%) J2EE
6 1 (1.82%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (1.82%) JMS
6 1 (1.82%) Middleware
6 1 (1.82%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.82%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (20.00%) Replication
3 4 (7.27%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.27%) Life Science
4 3 (5.45%) Fintech
5 1 (1.82%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.82%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.82%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.27%) Linux
1 4 (7.27%) Unix
1 4 (7.27%) Windows
2 1 (1.82%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.73%) Test Automation
2 15 (27.27%) Automation Testing
2 15 (27.27%) User Stories
3 12 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 11 (20.00%) Web Testing
5 10 (18.18%) Scrum
6 8 (14.55%) Manual Testing
6 8 (14.55%) Software Engineering
6 8 (14.55%) Software Testing
7 7 (12.73%) Project Management
8 6 (10.91%) Code Coverage
8 6 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (10.91%) OOP
8 6 (10.91%) SDLC
8 6 (10.91%) Unit Testing
9 5 (9.09%) Functional Testing
9 5 (9.09%) Scalability Testing
9 5 (9.09%) Stress Testing
9 5 (9.09%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (47.27%) Java
2 20 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 16 (29.09%) Perl
4 12 (21.82%) C#
5 6 (10.91%) SQL
6 4 (7.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (32.73%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (38.18%) QA
2 4 (7.27%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.27%) HP
2 4 (7.27%) IBM
2 4 (7.27%) Oracle
3 3 (5.45%) Coverity
3 3 (5.45%) WorldPay
4 1 (1.82%) TIBCO
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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