The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 18 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 2.15% 2.60% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.63% 3.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £49,000 £51,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.92% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Performance Testing
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chelmsford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
76 59 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 81.72% 76.62% 79.28%
Number of salaries quoted 67 49 82
Average salary £45,140 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £53,850
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Chelmsford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Chelmsford region.

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Chelmsford

Performance Testing
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Chelmsford region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Performance Testing
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 8 (61.54%) .NET
1 8 (61.54%) Visual Studio
1 8 (61.54%) Front Office
2 4 (30.77%) Degree
3 3 (23.08%) JIRA
3 3 (23.08%) SLA
3 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 3 (23.08%) Linux
3 3 (23.08%) Python
3 3 (23.08%) Perl
4 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
5 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.69%) User Experience
5 1 (7.69%) Information Management
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
5 1 (7.69%) MS Excel

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Visual Studio
2 3 (23.08%) JIRA
General
1 8 (61.54%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Architect
1 8 (61.54%) Technical Architect
1 8 (61.54%) Lead Technical Architect
1 8 (61.54%) Lead Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Test Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
1 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
1 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
1 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
1 1 (7.69%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Python
1 3 (23.08%) Perl
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft