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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 107 125 139
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +14
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 19 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.91% 0.73% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 0.89% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 4
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £59,500 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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
1740 2020 1798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 83.05% 82.21% 79.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1516 1604 1538
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 £30,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +14 15 £37,500 +3.44% 2
Huntingdon - 2 £25,500 -
Peterborough - 2 £33,125 -
Performance Testing
East of England

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 26 (70.27%) QA
2 24 (64.86%) User Stories
3 21 (56.76%) Selenium
4 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (40.54%) Regression Testing
6 14 (37.84%) JMeter
6 14 (37.84%) JIRA
7 13 (35.14%) Finance
8 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
8 12 (32.43%) Web Testing
9 11 (29.73%) Test Scripting
9 11 (29.73%) Manual Testing
9 11 (29.73%) Unit Testing
9 11 (29.73%) Test Automation
9 11 (29.73%) Test Strategy
9 11 (29.73%) Code Coverage
9 11 (29.73%) C#
9 11 (29.73%) Software Engineering
9 11 (29.73%) NUnit
10 10 (27.03%) Java
10 10 (27.03%) OO
11 9 (24.32%) SQL
11 9 (24.32%) Automated Testing
12 8 (21.62%) Statistics
12 8 (21.62%) ISTQB
12 8 (21.62%) Mathematics
12 8 (21.62%) WPF
12 8 (21.62%) TOWER Software
12 8 (21.62%) ISEB
12 8 (21.62%) Big Data

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 3 (8.11%) JBoss
1 3 (8.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 21 (56.76%) Selenium
2 14 (37.84%) JIRA
2 14 (37.84%) JMeter
3 11 (29.73%) NUnit
4 8 (21.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (21.62%) WebDriver
5 5 (13.51%) Hudson
6 4 (10.81%) Selenium IDE
7 3 (8.11%) Jenkins
7 3 (8.11%) LoadUI
7 3 (8.11%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (8.11%) JProfiler
7 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
7 3 (8.11%) HP UFT
7 3 (8.11%) LoadRunner
8 2 (5.41%) Calabash
8 2 (5.41%) Ranorex
9 1 (2.70%) Fiddler
9 1 (2.70%) Subversion
9 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
General
1 13 (35.14%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Publishing
2 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (45.95%) Tester
2 11 (29.73%) Developer
3 8 (21.62%) Software Developer
3 8 (21.62%) Test Engineer
4 7 (18.92%) Selenium Tester
5 6 (16.22%) QA Tester
5 6 (16.22%) QA Engineer
6 5 (13.51%) Software Tester
7 3 (8.11%) Performance Tester
7 3 (8.11%) Automation Tester
7 3 (8.11%) AWS Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Software Test Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) QA Automation Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Automation Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Test Automation Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Software Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Analyst
9 1 (2.70%) Test Analyst
9 1 (2.70%) Test Team Leader
9 1 (2.70%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) WPF
2 2 (5.41%) HTML
2 2 (5.41%) CSS
3 1 (2.70%) Web Services
3 1 (2.70%) .NET
3 1 (2.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Statistics
1 8 (21.62%) Mathematics
1 8 (21.62%) Algorithms
2 5 (13.51%) Replication
3 3 (8.11%) User Experience
4 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.70%) Chemistry
5 1 (2.70%) Biology
5 1 (2.70%) Life Science
5 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Linux
1 1 (2.70%) Android
1 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (64.86%) User Stories
2 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (40.54%) Regression Testing
4 12 (32.43%) Web Testing
5 11 (29.73%) Test Scripting
5 11 (29.73%) Manual Testing
5 11 (29.73%) Unit Testing
5 11 (29.73%) Test Automation
5 11 (29.73%) Test Strategy
5 11 (29.73%) Software Engineering
5 11 (29.73%) Code Coverage
6 10 (27.03%) OO
7 9 (24.32%) Automated Testing
8 8 (21.62%) Analytics
8 8 (21.62%) MVVM
8 8 (21.62%) Financial Modelling
9 6 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (16.22%) Automation Testing
10 3 (8.11%) Performance Engineering
10 3 (8.11%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (29.73%) C#
2 10 (27.03%) Java
3 9 (24.32%) SQL
4 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.11%) Python
5 3 (8.11%) PHP
6 1 (2.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) ISEB
1 8 (21.62%) ISTQB
2 4 (10.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (5.41%) Degree
4 1 (2.70%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (70.27%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.62%) TOWER Software
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle
4 2 (5.41%) Xamarin
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k DoE + top package
Posted: 24 days ago