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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 130 128 137
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 9 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.36% 0.32% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.41% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 9
Average salary £40,000 £42,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.43% -22.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £60,000
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
2043 1712 2093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 82.31% 79.41% 74.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1578 1363 1779
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Peterborough - 5 £40,000 -
Cambridge 0 4 £39,500 -12.22% 1
Performance Testing
East of England

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (62.50%) QA
2 13 (54.17%) SQL
2 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (54.17%) Test Scripting
3 11 (45.83%) Manual Testing
4 9 (37.50%) Selenium
5 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 8 (33.33%) Regression Testing
6 7 (29.17%) Java
6 7 (29.17%) Automated Testing
7 6 (25.00%) Perl
7 6 (25.00%) Web Services
7 6 (25.00%) ISEB
7 6 (25.00%) Software Testing
7 6 (25.00%) JIRA
7 6 (25.00%) Web Testing
7 6 (25.00%) Test Automation
7 6 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (25.00%) User Stories
8 5 (20.83%) HTML
8 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
8 5 (20.83%) ISTQB
9 4 (16.67%) PHP
9 4 (16.67%) XML
9 4 (16.67%) Windows
9 4 (16.67%) Python
9 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
9 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
9 4 (16.67%) Marketing
9 4 (16.67%) jQuery

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (4.17%) Moodle
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) HTTP
2 2 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Selenium
2 6 (25.00%) JIRA
3 3 (12.50%) NUnit
3 3 (12.50%) JUnit
3 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 3 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (12.50%) Fiddler
3 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
4 1 (4.17%) MSTest
4 1 (4.17%) Hudson
4 1 (4.17%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (4.17%) JMeter
General
1 4 (16.67%) Marketing
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.33%) Electronics
3 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Test Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Automated Test Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Tester
4 4 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) QA Tester
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Moodle Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) Web Services
2 5 (20.83%) HTML
3 4 (16.67%) XML
3 4 (16.67%) jQuery
3 4 (16.67%) HTML5
4 3 (12.50%) REST
5 1 (4.17%) Middleware
5 1 (4.17%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Chemistry
1 3 (12.50%) Biology
1 3 (12.50%) Life Science
1 3 (12.50%) iPhone
2 2 (8.33%) DTV
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Replication
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (54.17%) Test Scripting
2 11 (45.83%) Manual Testing
3 8 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 7 (29.17%) Automated Testing
5 6 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 6 (25.00%) Web Testing
5 6 (25.00%) User Stories
5 6 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 6 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (16.67%) Test Strategy
6 4 (16.67%) Security Testing
6 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 3 (12.50%) OOP
7 3 (12.50%) Scrum
7 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (12.50%) Code Coverage
7 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Black-Box Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) SQL
2 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (29.17%) Java
4 6 (25.00%) Perl
5 4 (16.67%) PHP
5 4 (16.67%) Python
6 3 (12.50%) Scala
6 3 (12.50%) C#
7 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
8 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) ISEB
2 5 (20.83%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (62.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) HP
3 2 (8.33%) SAP
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45,000 DOE + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: circa £21 - £30 + benefits upon experience
Posted: 10 days ago