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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 122 130 139
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +9
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 11 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.45% 0.32% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.41% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 13
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £47,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +9.67%
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
2020 1687 2227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 82.62% 78.25% 75.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1565 1385 1892
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 October 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 October 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 -1 11 £42,500 -5.55%
Performance Testing
East of England

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 15 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 13 (52.00%) SQL
3 12 (48.00%) Java
3 12 (48.00%) Manual Testing
3 12 (48.00%) QA
4 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (40.00%) Test Automation
6 9 (36.00%) Selenium
7 8 (32.00%) Automated Testing
7 8 (32.00%) Regression Testing
8 7 (28.00%) Perl
8 7 (28.00%) Web Services
9 6 (24.00%) Software Testing
9 6 (24.00%) JIRA
9 6 (24.00%) Web Testing
9 6 (24.00%) User Stories
10 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
10 5 (20.00%) ISTQB
10 5 (20.00%) Scrum
10 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 5 (20.00%) ISEB
10 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 5 (20.00%) C#
11 4 (16.00%) PHP
11 4 (16.00%) HTTP
11 4 (16.00%) Python
11 4 (16.00%) Marketing
11 4 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 3 (12.00%) Degree
12 3 (12.00%) NUnit

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 1 (4.00%) Moodle
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) HTTP
2 2 (8.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) 2G
3 1 (4.00%) LTE
3 1 (4.00%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Selenium
2 6 (24.00%) JIRA
3 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (12.00%) NUnit
4 3 (12.00%) JUnit
4 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (12.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (8.00%) Fiddler
5 2 (8.00%) Jasmine
6 1 (4.00%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (4.00%) WebDriver
6 1 (4.00%) Hudson
6 1 (4.00%) JMeter
General
1 4 (16.00%) Marketing
2 3 (12.00%) Finance
3 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.00%) Electronics
3 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Analyst
1 7 (28.00%) Test Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Test Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Automated Test Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Tester
4 4 (16.00%) Software Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) QA Tester
5 3 (12.00%) Software Test Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Capacity Planning Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Performance Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Software Manager
6 2 (8.00%) .NET Development Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Software Development Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Test Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) Web Services
2 3 (12.00%) HTML
2 3 (12.00%) CSS
3 2 (8.00%) .NET
3 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.00%) XML
3 2 (8.00%) Ajax
3 2 (8.00%) JSON
3 2 (8.00%) WCF
3 2 (8.00%) jQuery
3 2 (8.00%) HTML5
3 2 (8.00%) REST
3 2 (8.00%) CSS3
3 2 (8.00%) Backbone.js
3 2 (8.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (4.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) iPhone
1 3 (12.00%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (8.00%) Life Science
2 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.00%) User Experience
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) DTV
2 2 (8.00%) Chemistry
2 2 (8.00%) Biology
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Replication
3 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) UNIX
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 12 (48.00%) Manual Testing
3 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (40.00%) Test Automation
5 8 (32.00%) Automated Testing
5 8 (32.00%) Regression Testing
6 6 (24.00%) Software Testing
6 6 (24.00%) User Stories
6 6 (24.00%) Web Testing
7 5 (20.00%) Scrum
8 4 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (12.00%) Test Strategy
9 3 (12.00%) Black-Box Testing
9 3 (12.00%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (12.00%) Code Coverage
9 3 (12.00%) OOP
10 2 (8.00%) OO
10 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
10 2 (8.00%) SOA
10 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) SQL
2 12 (48.00%) Java
3 7 (28.00%) Perl
4 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (20.00%) C#
5 4 (16.00%) Python
5 4 (16.00%) PHP
6 3 (12.00%) Scala
7 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
8 1 (4.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) ISEB
1 5 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (12.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (48.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) HP
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) Sybase
3 2 (8.00%) SAP