The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 54 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 9 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.16% 1.86% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.40% 2.04% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 0
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Performance Testing
Gloucestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
375 294 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 89.93% 91.30% 77.09%
Number of salaries quoted 311 261 179
Median salary £49,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £51,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheltenham region citing Performance Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Performance Testing
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing Performance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 15 (65.22%) SQL
2 11 (47.83%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (47.83%) SDLC
3 10 (43.48%) Automation Testing
3 10 (43.48%) Oracle
4 9 (39.13%) ISEB
4 9 (39.13%) Risk Analysis
5 8 (34.78%) Selenium
5 8 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (34.78%) Coaching
5 8 (34.78%) Regression Testing
5 8 (34.78%) Java
6 7 (30.43%) C++
6 7 (30.43%) Perl
6 7 (30.43%) Unix
6 7 (30.43%) Windows
6 7 (30.43%) Linux
6 7 (30.43%) Python
6 7 (30.43%) E-Commerce
6 7 (30.43%) Process Management
6 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
6 7 (30.43%) Middleware
6 7 (30.43%) Configuration Management
6 7 (30.43%) Project Management
6 7 (30.43%) Finance
6 7 (30.43%) DevOps
6 7 (30.43%) Test Automation
6 7 (30.43%) Load Testing
6 7 (30.43%) Integration Testing
6 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Changepoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) MS Access
3 2 (8.70%) Apache Accumulo
3 2 (8.70%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Selenium
2 5 (21.74%) Cucumber
2 5 (21.74%) FinalBuilder
2 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio
2 5 (21.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
4 2 (8.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
4 2 (8.70%) JIRA
4 2 (8.70%) JMeter
4 2 (8.70%) WATIR
5 1 (4.35%) Hudson
5 1 (4.35%) Maven
5 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Developer
1 7 (30.43%) Test Engineer
1 7 (30.43%) Test Manager
2 5 (21.74%) C++ Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Integration Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Software Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Software Test Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Test and Integration Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Test Leader
4 2 (8.70%) Portfolio Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Portfolio Test Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Software Team Leader
4 2 (8.70%) Team Leader
4 2 (8.70%) Test Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Automation Test Lead
5 1 (4.35%) C++/C# Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Integration Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Test and Integration Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) Middleware
2 5 (21.74%) MFC
3 3 (13.04%) XML
4 2 (8.70%) .NET
5 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.35%) ADO.NET
5 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.35%) COM+
5 1 (4.35%) HTML
5 1 (4.35%) Web Services
5 1 (4.35%) WSDL
5 1 (4.35%) XML Messaging
5 1 (4.35%) XML Schema
5 1 (4.35%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Linux
1 7 (30.43%) Unix
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Continuous Improvement
1 11 (47.83%) SDLC
2 10 (43.48%) Automation Testing
3 9 (39.13%) Risk Analysis
4 8 (34.78%) Coaching
4 8 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (34.78%) Regression Testing
5 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (30.43%) Configuration Management
5 7 (30.43%) Defect Tracking
5 7 (30.43%) DevOps
5 7 (30.43%) E-Commerce
5 7 (30.43%) Integration Testing
5 7 (30.43%) Load Testing
5 7 (30.43%) Mentoring
5 7 (30.43%) Process Management
5 7 (30.43%) Project Management
5 7 (30.43%) Supplier Management
5 7 (30.43%) Test Automation
6 6 (26.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) SQL
2 8 (34.78%) Java
3 7 (30.43%) C++
3 7 (30.43%) Perl
3 7 (30.43%) Python
4 6 (26.09%) VB
4 6 (26.09%) VB6
5 5 (21.74%) VC++
6 3 (13.04%) Bash Shell
6 3 (13.04%) C#
6 3 (13.04%) Ruby
7 1 (4.35%) Go
7 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) ISEB
2 7 (30.43%) ISEB Practitioner
3 6 (26.09%) Degree
4 5 (21.74%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (13.04%) ISTQB
5 3 (13.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Puppet
2 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Oracle
2 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) Rally