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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 117 123 123
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 12 11 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.53% 0.52% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.64% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 15
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -34.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £36,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
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
1866 1722 1918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 81.77% 81.30% 73.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1469 1414 1639
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,470 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +3 7 £41,250 -13.15% 1
Peterborough +9 5 £40,000 -30.43%
Performance Testing
East of England

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 13 (56.52%) SQL
1 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (52.17%) QA
3 10 (43.48%) Test Scripting
4 8 (34.78%) Selenium
4 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
5 7 (30.43%) Web Services
5 7 (30.43%) Java
5 7 (30.43%) Regression Testing
5 7 (30.43%) Manual Testing
6 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
6 6 (26.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (26.09%) Test Strategy
6 6 (26.09%) ISEB
7 5 (21.74%) Perl
7 5 (21.74%) HTML
7 5 (21.74%) Windows
7 5 (21.74%) Linux
7 5 (21.74%) Python
7 5 (21.74%) E-Commerce
7 5 (21.74%) User Stories
7 5 (21.74%) JIRA
7 5 (21.74%) Web Testing
7 5 (21.74%) Software Testing
8 4 (17.39%) ISTQB
8 4 (17.39%) Marketing
8 4 (17.39%) Automated Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
8 4 (17.39%) jQuery
8 4 (17.39%) Security Testing

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
1 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.35%) Moodle
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) HTTP
2 2 (8.70%) Firewall
3 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Selenium
2 5 (21.74%) JIRA
3 3 (13.04%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (13.04%) JUnit
3 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
3 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (13.04%) Fiddler
3 3 (13.04%) NUnit
4 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (8.70%) MSTest
5 1 (4.35%) JMeter
5 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
5 1 (4.35%) Hudson
5 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.35%) Selenium IDE
General
1 4 (17.39%) Marketing
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.70%) Electronics
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Software Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) QA Tester
2 4 (17.39%) Tester
2 4 (17.39%) Automated Test Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Test Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Test Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 2 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Test Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Systems Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) Web Services
2 5 (21.74%) HTML
3 4 (17.39%) jQuery
3 4 (17.39%) HTML5
3 4 (17.39%) XML
4 3 (13.04%) REST
5 1 (4.35%) Middleware
5 1 (4.35%) CSS
5 1 (4.35%) J2EE
5 1 (4.35%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) iPhone
1 3 (13.04%) Chemistry
1 3 (13.04%) Biology
1 3 (13.04%) Life Science
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) DTV
3 1 (4.35%) Replication
3 1 (4.35%) Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) UNIX
2 1 (4.35%) Solaris
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) Test Scripting
3 7 (30.43%) Regression Testing
3 7 (30.43%) Manual Testing
4 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
4 6 (26.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (26.09%) Test Strategy
5 5 (21.74%) E-Commerce
5 5 (21.74%) User Stories
5 5 (21.74%) Web Testing
5 5 (21.74%) Software Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Automated Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
6 4 (17.39%) Security Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Scrum
7 3 (13.04%) Code Coverage
7 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (13.04%) OOP
7 3 (13.04%) Black-Box Testing
7 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) SQL
2 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
3 7 (30.43%) Java
4 5 (21.74%) Perl
4 5 (21.74%) Python
5 4 (17.39%) PHP
6 3 (13.04%) C#
6 3 (13.04%) Scala
7 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
8 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) ISEB
2 4 (17.39%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (52.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) HP
3 2 (8.70%) SAP
4 1 (4.35%) Sun
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) Sybase
4 1 (4.35%) Atlassian
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Biovia
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: circa £21 - £30 + benefits upon experience
Posted: 12 days ago