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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 120 126 146
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +20
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 28 21 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.09% 0.74% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 1.00% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 22 21 9
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £34,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -5.38%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2030 2103 2243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 79.36% 74.36% 73.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1688 1798 1836
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,350 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +12 12 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Peterborough +5 10 £57,500 +9.52%
Ely - 3 £50,000 -
Huntingdon - 3 £36,000 -
Performance Testing
East of England

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 21 (56.76%) Java
2 18 (48.65%) Scrum
3 16 (43.24%) SQL
3 16 (43.24%) Git (software)
4 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (40.54%) TDD
5 14 (37.84%) Unit Testing
6 12 (32.43%) Test Automation
6 12 (32.43%) Software Engineering
6 12 (32.43%) Ajax
6 12 (32.43%) OO
6 12 (32.43%) HTTP
7 11 (29.73%) SOA
7 11 (29.73%) .NET
7 11 (29.73%) C#
7 11 (29.73%) HTML
7 11 (29.73%) JavaScript
7 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
7 11 (29.73%) CSS
7 11 (29.73%) Web Services
7 11 (29.73%) XML
7 11 (29.73%) MVC
7 11 (29.73%) WCF
7 11 (29.73%) jQuery
7 11 (29.73%) HTML5
7 11 (29.73%) Security Testing
7 11 (29.73%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (29.73%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (27.03%) CSS3
8 10 (27.03%) Backbone.js

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 4 (10.81%) WebLogic
1 4 (10.81%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.03%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (32.43%) HTTP
2 4 (10.81%) Internet
3 3 (8.11%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (8.11%) Wireless
4 2 (5.41%) LAN
5 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.70%) SSL
5 1 (2.70%) X.509
5 1 (2.70%) STUN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
2 10 (27.03%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (43.24%) Git (software)
2 10 (27.03%) Jasmine
3 8 (21.62%) JMeter
4 1 (2.70%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) Software Engineer
2 11 (29.73%) Test Engineer
3 10 (27.03%) Senior C# Software Engineer
3 10 (27.03%) Senior Software Engineer
3 10 (27.03%) C# Software Engineer
4 8 (21.62%) Analyst
4 8 (21.62%) Test Analyst
4 8 (21.62%) Tester
5 7 (18.92%) Software Test Analyst
5 7 (18.92%) Senior Software Test Analyst
5 7 (18.92%) Senior Software Tester
5 7 (18.92%) Agile Test Analyst
5 7 (18.92%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (18.92%) Senior Tester
5 7 (18.92%) Senior Test Analyst
5 7 (18.92%) Software Tester
6 6 (16.22%) Software Test Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) Capacity Planning Engineer
8 3 (8.11%) Performance Engineer
9 2 (5.41%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (32.43%) Ajax
2 11 (29.73%) .NET
2 11 (29.73%) HTML
2 11 (29.73%) CSS
2 11 (29.73%) Web Services
2 11 (29.73%) XML
2 11 (29.73%) WCF
2 11 (29.73%) jQuery
2 11 (29.73%) HTML5
3 10 (27.03%) CSS3
3 10 (27.03%) Backbone.js
3 10 (27.03%) KnockoutJS
3 10 (27.03%) JSON
3 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET
4 4 (10.81%) J2EE
5 1 (2.70%) J2SE
5 1 (2.70%) CGI
5 1 (2.70%) XSLT
5 1 (2.70%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (16.22%) Social Media
3 4 (10.81%) Clustering
4 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.70%) Open Source
5 1 (2.70%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Linux
2 7 (18.92%) UNIX
3 4 (10.81%) Solaris
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (5.41%) Windows
5 1 (2.70%) Android
5 1 (2.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Scrum
2 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (40.54%) TDD
3 14 (37.84%) Unit Testing
4 12 (32.43%) Test Automation
4 12 (32.43%) Software Engineering
4 12 (32.43%) OO
5 11 (29.73%) SOA
5 11 (29.73%) MVC
5 11 (29.73%) Security Testing
5 11 (29.73%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (27.03%) Software Testing
6 10 (27.03%) E-Commerce
7 5 (13.51%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (13.51%) Test Strategy
8 4 (10.81%) Load Balancing
9 3 (8.11%) Compatibility Testing
9 3 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (8.11%) Regression Testing
10 2 (5.41%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 21 (56.76%) Java
2 16 (43.24%) SQL
3 11 (29.73%) C#
3 11 (29.73%) JavaScript
4 10 (27.03%) Python
5 6 (16.22%) Perl
6 1 (2.70%) Ruby
6 1 (2.70%) PHP
6 1 (2.70%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Degree
2 4 (10.81%) ISEB
2 4 (10.81%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle
1 5 (13.51%) Sybase
2 4 (10.81%) Sun
2 4 (10.81%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.70%) Atmel
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago