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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Testing
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 51 50 51
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 2 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.67% 1.03% 2.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 1.14% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 11
Median salary £40,000 £36,750 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.84% +16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%

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
268 352 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 89.33% 90.72% 86.27%
Number of salaries quoted 238 208 335
Median salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £51,500 £67,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 6 (60.00%) Java
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
1 6 (60.00%) ISEB
1 6 (60.00%) Automation Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Unix
2 5 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 4 (40.00%) TDD
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (40.00%) C++
3 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (40.00%) Defect Tracking
4 3 (30.00%) CA Agile Central
4 3 (30.00%) Apache Spark
4 3 (30.00%) DevOps
4 3 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (30.00%) Apache Accumulo
4 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
4 3 (30.00%) JMeter
4 3 (30.00%) HP
4 3 (30.00%) C#
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) Perl
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) LoadRunner
4 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (30.00%) Python
4 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared

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 3 (30.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Changepoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Apache Accumulo
1 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (30.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (30.00%) JIRA
2 3 (30.00%) JMeter
2 3 (30.00%) LoadRunner
2 3 (30.00%) Selenium
2 3 (30.00%) WATIR
3 1 (10.00%) Hudson
3 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Software Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Software Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Software Tester
2 3 (30.00%) Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Portfolio Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Portfolio Test Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Test Manager
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Test Lead
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Unix
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Automation Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (40.00%) Defect Tracking
3 4 (40.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (30.00%) DevOps
4 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (20.00%) BDD
5 2 (20.00%) Coaching
5 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (20.00%) Process Management
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
6 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (10.00%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) C++
3 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (30.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) Perl
3 3 (30.00%) Python
3 3 (30.00%) Ruby
3 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) Go
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) ISEB
2 3 (30.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (30.00%) Puppet
2 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) CA Agile Central
1 3 (30.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft