The first table below looks at the demand for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 123 133 137
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 14 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.57% 0.34% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 0.44% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 9
Average salary £33,000 £40,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.01% +0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £42,600 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1983 1807 2140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 80.32% 75.96% 76.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1584 1534 1836
Average salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Performance Testing
East of England

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Performance Testing
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Performance Testing
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +10 12 £33,000 -17.50%
Performance Testing
East of England

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 23 (57.50%) Java
2 20 (50.00%) SQL
2 20 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 19 (47.50%) Git (software)
4 17 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (30.00%) Software Testing
5 12 (30.00%) TDD
5 12 (30.00%) Unit Testing
6 11 (27.50%) Scrum
6 11 (27.50%) Web Services
6 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
6 11 (27.50%) HTTP
7 10 (25.00%) Oracle
7 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 10 (25.00%) Sybase
7 10 (25.00%) UNIX
7 10 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
8 9 (22.50%) HTML5
8 9 (22.50%) CSS3
8 9 (22.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (22.50%) Backbone.js
8 9 (22.50%) KnockoutJS
8 9 (22.50%) Jasmine
8 9 (22.50%) GitHub
8 9 (22.50%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (22.50%) Security Testing
8 9 (22.50%) WCF
8 9 (22.50%) jQuery
8 9 (22.50%) Ajax
8 9 (22.50%) JSON

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 3 (7.50%) Tomcat
1 3 (7.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (22.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (27.50%) HTTP
2 4 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (10.00%) Wireless
3 3 (7.50%) Internet
4 2 (5.00%) LAN
5 1 (2.50%) 2G
5 1 (2.50%) 3G
5 1 (2.50%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (22.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (7.50%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 19 (47.50%) Git (software)
2 9 (22.50%) Jasmine
3 5 (12.50%) JMeter
4 2 (5.00%) Fiddler
5 1 (2.50%) JIRA
5 1 (2.50%) Selenium
General
1 3 (7.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 15 (37.50%) Test Engineer
3 10 (25.00%) Capacity Planning Engineer
4 8 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
5 7 (17.50%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 7 (17.50%) Performance Engineer
5 7 (17.50%) Senior Software Engineer
5 7 (17.50%) C# Software Engineer
6 6 (15.00%) Analyst
6 6 (15.00%) Test Analyst
7 4 (10.00%) Senior Test Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Junior Test Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Software Tester
8 2 (5.00%) Software Manager
8 2 (5.00%) Agile Test Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) .NET Development Manager
8 2 (5.00%) Software Tester
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Tester
8 2 (5.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (27.50%) Web Services
2 9 (22.50%) HTML5
2 9 (22.50%) CSS3
2 9 (22.50%) Backbone.js
2 9 (22.50%) KnockoutJS
2 9 (22.50%) WCF
2 9 (22.50%) jQuery
2 9 (22.50%) Ajax
2 9 (22.50%) JSON
2 9 (22.50%) XML
2 9 (22.50%) .NET
2 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET
2 9 (22.50%) CSS
2 9 (22.50%) HTML
3 3 (7.50%) J2EE
4 2 (5.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (12.50%) Social Media
3 3 (7.50%) Clustering
4 2 (5.00%) Chemistry
4 2 (5.00%) Biology
4 2 (5.00%) Life Science
5 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.00%) UNIX
2 5 (12.50%) Linux
3 3 (7.50%) Solaris
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (5.00%) Android
4 2 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 17 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (30.00%) Software Testing
3 12 (30.00%) TDD
3 12 (30.00%) Unit Testing
4 11 (27.50%) Scrum
5 10 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (22.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (22.50%) Security Testing
6 9 (22.50%) OO
6 9 (22.50%) E-Commerce
6 9 (22.50%) SOA
6 9 (22.50%) MVC
7 8 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 8 (20.00%) Test Scripting
8 5 (12.50%) Regression Testing
9 4 (10.00%) Automated Testing
9 4 (10.00%) Compatibility Testing
10 3 (7.50%) Load Balancing
10 3 (7.50%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 23 (57.50%) Java
2 20 (50.00%) SQL
3 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
4 9 (22.50%) C#
5 8 (20.00%) Perl
6 6 (15.00%) Python
7 2 (5.00%) Assembly Language
8 1 (2.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Degree
2 5 (12.50%) ISEB
2 5 (12.50%) ISTQB
3 4 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Oracle
1 10 (25.00%) Sybase
2 3 (7.50%) Sun
2 3 (7.50%) Atlassian
3 2 (5.00%) Atmel
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft