The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 109 118 134
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +16
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 24 27 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.13% 1.10% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 1.38% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 24 19 18
Average salary £38,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £36,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Performance Testing
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1732 1961 2043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 81.28% 79.78% 75.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1437 1625 1745
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 2015. 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 +19 19 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Peterborough -7 5 £36,000 -37.39%
Performance Testing
East of England

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (44.44%) Selenium
3 14 (38.89%) QA
4 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
4 13 (36.11%) User Stories
5 12 (33.33%) Test Strategy
5 12 (33.33%) SQL
5 12 (33.33%) JMeter
6 11 (30.56%) Regression Testing
7 10 (27.78%) Software Engineering
7 10 (27.78%) Java
7 10 (27.78%) ISEB
8 9 (25.00%) Python
9 8 (22.22%) Test Scripting
9 8 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (22.22%) Test Automation
10 7 (19.44%) Unit Testing
10 7 (19.44%) Web Testing
10 7 (19.44%) Manual Testing
10 7 (19.44%) JIRA
10 7 (19.44%) ISTQB
10 7 (19.44%) Automated Testing
11 6 (16.67%) NUnit
11 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
11 6 (16.67%) Code Coverage
11 6 (16.67%) Finance
11 6 (16.67%) OO
11 6 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
11 6 (16.67%) PHP
11 6 (16.67%) C#

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 3 (8.33%) JBoss
3 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) HTTP
2 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) Big Data
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (44.44%) Selenium
2 12 (33.33%) JMeter
3 8 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (19.44%) JIRA
5 6 (16.67%) NUnit
5 6 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
5 6 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 6 (16.67%) LoadUI
6 3 (8.33%) MSTest
6 3 (8.33%) JProfiler
6 3 (8.33%) LoadRunner
6 3 (8.33%) Fiddler
7 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.78%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Retail
2 2 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Tester
2 10 (27.78%) Selenium Tester
3 8 (22.22%) Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) Automation Tester
5 5 (13.89%) Test Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Software Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Performance Tester
7 2 (5.56%) Software Test Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Test Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Test Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Business Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (2.78%) AWS Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Architect
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Test Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) QA Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Software Tester
8 1 (2.78%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) WPF
2 4 (11.11%) jQuery
2 4 (11.11%) HTML5
2 4 (11.11%) HTML
2 4 (11.11%) Web Services
2 4 (11.11%) XML
3 3 (8.33%) REST
4 1 (2.78%) J2SE
4 1 (2.78%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Statistics
1 5 (13.89%) Mathematics
1 5 (13.89%) Algorithms
2 3 (8.33%) Chemistry
2 3 (8.33%) Biology
2 3 (8.33%) Life Science
3 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) Clustering
4 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Linux
2 3 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (2.78%) Solaris
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (36.11%) User Stories
3 12 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 11 (30.56%) Regression Testing
5 10 (27.78%) Software Engineering
6 8 (22.22%) Test Automation
6 8 (22.22%) Test Scripting
7 7 (19.44%) Unit Testing
7 7 (19.44%) Web Testing
7 7 (19.44%) Manual Testing
7 7 (19.44%) Automated Testing
8 6 (16.67%) Code Coverage
8 6 (16.67%) OO
8 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (13.89%) Analytics
9 5 (13.89%) Financial Modelling
9 5 (13.89%) MVVM
9 5 (13.89%) E-Commerce
10 4 (11.11%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
2 12 (33.33%) SQL
3 10 (27.78%) Java
4 9 (25.00%) Python
5 6 (16.67%) PHP
5 6 (16.67%) C#
6 3 (8.33%) Perl
7 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (27.78%) ISEB
2 7 (19.44%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (38.89%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle
2 4 (11.11%) TOWER Software
3 1 (2.78%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.78%) WorldPay
3 1 (2.78%) Sybase
3 1 (2.78%) Sun
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum Plus Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: £24 - £30k upon experience
Posted: 19 days ago