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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 114 117 133
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +16
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 17 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.77% 0.76% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.92% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 10
Average salary £38,500 £34,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.23% -12.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,600 £30,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +9.31%
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
1803 1960 1868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 82.18% 82.25% 78.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1517 1589 1609
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 July 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 3 July 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
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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 +21 15 £45,000 +36.36% 1
Peterborough -1 2 £36,000 -37.39% 2
Performance Testing
East of England

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (59.46%) User Stories
2 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (51.35%) Selenium
4 18 (48.65%) QA
5 15 (40.54%) JMeter
6 14 (37.84%) Regression Testing
6 14 (37.84%) Test Strategy
7 12 (32.43%) Unit Testing
7 12 (32.43%) JIRA
7 12 (32.43%) Finance
8 11 (29.73%) Code Coverage
8 11 (29.73%) Software Engineering
8 11 (29.73%) NUnit
8 11 (29.73%) C#
8 11 (29.73%) Java
8 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
8 11 (29.73%) Web Testing
9 10 (27.03%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (27.03%) ISEB
9 10 (27.03%) OO
9 10 (27.03%) SQL
10 9 (24.32%) Test Automation
10 9 (24.32%) Test Scripting
10 9 (24.32%) Manual Testing
11 8 (21.62%) WPF
11 8 (21.62%) Automated Testing
11 8 (21.62%) Mathematics
11 8 (21.62%) Statistics
11 8 (21.62%) ISTQB
11 8 (21.62%) Financial Modelling

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (10.81%) Tomcat
2 3 (8.11%) JBoss
3 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) Big Data
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (51.35%) Selenium
2 15 (40.54%) JMeter
3 12 (32.43%) JIRA
4 11 (29.73%) NUnit
5 10 (27.03%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (16.22%) Jenkins
6 6 (16.22%) LoadUI
6 6 (16.22%) HP UFT
7 3 (8.11%) LoadRunner
7 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
7 3 (8.11%) WebDriver
7 3 (8.11%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (8.11%) JProfiler
7 3 (8.11%) Hudson
8 2 (5.41%) MSTest
8 2 (5.41%) Selenium IDE
9 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (32.43%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Tester
2 12 (32.43%) Developer
3 10 (27.03%) Selenium Tester
4 8 (21.62%) Software Developer
5 6 (16.22%) Automation Tester
6 4 (10.81%) Test Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Performance Tester
7 3 (8.11%) Software Tester
7 3 (8.11%) QA Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Test Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) AWS Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Automation Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Test Automation Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) QA Tester
9 1 (2.70%) QA Test Analyst
9 1 (2.70%) QA Analyst
9 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Test Manager
9 1 (2.70%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) WPF
2 1 (2.70%) J2EE
2 1 (2.70%) Web Services
2 1 (2.70%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Statistics
1 8 (21.62%) Mathematics
1 8 (21.62%) Algorithms
2 3 (8.11%) Replication
3 2 (5.41%) User Experience
4 1 (2.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Linux
2 2 (5.41%) Windows
3 1 (2.70%) Solaris
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (2.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (59.46%) User Stories
2 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (37.84%) Regression Testing
3 14 (37.84%) Test Strategy
4 12 (32.43%) Unit Testing
5 11 (29.73%) Web Testing
5 11 (29.73%) Code Coverage
5 11 (29.73%) Software Engineering
6 10 (27.03%) OO
7 9 (24.32%) Test Scripting
7 9 (24.32%) Manual Testing
7 9 (24.32%) Test Automation
8 8 (21.62%) MVVM
8 8 (21.62%) Analytics
8 8 (21.62%) Automated Testing
8 8 (21.62%) Financial Modelling
9 7 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (8.11%) Automation Testing
10 3 (8.11%) Workflow
10 3 (8.11%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (29.73%) C#
1 11 (29.73%) Java
2 10 (27.03%) SQL
3 8 (21.62%) Python
4 6 (16.22%) PHP
4 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.70%) Perl
5 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) ISEB
2 8 (21.62%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (48.65%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.92%) TOWER Software
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle
4 1 (2.70%) Sybase
4 1 (2.70%) Sun
4 1 (2.70%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.70%) WorldPay
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-40k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
BGL Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago