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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 108 120 128
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +8
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 19 17 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.92% 0.70% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 0.88% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 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 £33,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.84%
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
1669 1930 1991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 80.51% 79.07% 76.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1398 1562 1732
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +30 15 £45,000 +34.32% 2
Peterborough -1 4 £36,000 -37.39%
Performance Testing
East of England

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (51.52%) Selenium
3 16 (48.48%) User Stories
4 13 (39.39%) JMeter
4 13 (39.39%) QA
5 12 (36.36%) Test Strategy
5 12 (36.36%) Regression Testing
6 10 (30.30%) SQL
7 9 (27.27%) Unit Testing
7 9 (27.27%) Java
7 9 (27.27%) ISEB
7 9 (27.27%) Software Engineering
8 8 (24.24%) NUnit
8 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
8 8 (24.24%) Code Coverage
8 8 (24.24%) Finance
8 8 (24.24%) Python
8 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
8 8 (24.24%) C#
8 8 (24.24%) Web Testing
8 8 (24.24%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (24.24%) JIRA
9 7 (21.21%) ISTQB
9 7 (21.21%) Automated Testing
9 7 (21.21%) Test Automation
9 7 (21.21%) Test Scripting
9 7 (21.21%) Manual Testing
9 7 (21.21%) OO
10 6 (18.18%) PHP
10 6 (18.18%) QuickTest Pro

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (12.12%) Tomcat
2 3 (9.09%) JBoss
3 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) HTTP
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) Big Data
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (51.52%) Selenium
2 13 (39.39%) JMeter
3 8 (24.24%) NUnit
3 8 (24.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (24.24%) JIRA
4 6 (18.18%) QuickTest Pro
4 6 (18.18%) LoadUI
4 6 (18.18%) Jenkins
5 3 (9.09%) LoadRunner
5 3 (9.09%) JProfiler
6 2 (6.06%) Rhino Mocks
6 2 (6.06%) MSTest
6 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
7 1 (3.03%) Selenium IDE
7 1 (3.03%) Hudson
7 1 (3.03%) Fiddler
7 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
7 1 (3.03%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Tester
2 10 (30.30%) Developer
2 10 (30.30%) Selenium Tester
3 6 (18.18%) Software Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Automation Tester
4 3 (9.09%) Performance Tester
4 3 (9.09%) Test Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) AWS Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Business Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (3.03%) QA Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) QA Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Software Tester
6 1 (3.03%) Test Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) WPF
2 2 (6.06%) Web Services
3 1 (3.03%) XML
3 1 (3.03%) J2EE
3 1 (3.03%) HTML
3 1 (3.03%) J2SE
3 1 (3.03%) REST
3 1 (3.03%) jQuery
3 1 (3.03%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Statistics
1 6 (18.18%) Mathematics
1 6 (18.18%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.03%) Replication
2 1 (3.03%) Clustering
2 1 (3.03%) User Experience
2 1 (3.03%) Chemistry
2 1 (3.03%) Biology
2 1 (3.03%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Windows
3 1 (3.03%) UNIX
3 1 (3.03%) Solaris
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (48.48%) User Stories
3 12 (36.36%) Test Strategy
3 12 (36.36%) Regression Testing
4 9 (27.27%) Unit Testing
4 9 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 8 (24.24%) Code Coverage
5 8 (24.24%) Web Testing
6 7 (21.21%) Automated Testing
6 7 (21.21%) Test Automation
6 7 (21.21%) Test Scripting
6 7 (21.21%) Manual Testing
6 7 (21.21%) OO
7 6 (18.18%) Financial Modelling
7 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (18.18%) MVVM
7 6 (18.18%) Analytics
8 3 (9.09%) Performance Engineering
9 2 (6.06%) Dimensional Modelling
9 2 (6.06%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) SQL
2 9 (27.27%) Java
3 8 (24.24%) Python
3 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
3 8 (24.24%) C#
4 6 (18.18%) PHP
5 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.03%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) ISEB
2 7 (21.21%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (39.39%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.15%) TOWER Software
3 4 (12.12%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) Sybase
4 1 (3.03%) Sun
4 1 (3.03%) WorldPay
4 1 (3.03%) Atlassian
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