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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 43 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.80% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.36% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £40,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +7.09%
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
254 200 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 76.28% 85.84% 67.00%
Number of salaries quoted 223 178 174
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 6 (100.00%) QA
2 5 (83.33%) Unit Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) Data Protection
3 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
4 3 (50.00%) Network Security
4 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix
4 3 (50.00%) Juniper
4 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (50.00%) Change Management
5 2 (33.33%) VPN
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (33.33%) Firewall
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Coaching
6 1 (16.67%) Selenium
6 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 1 (16.67%) CRM
6 1 (16.67%) C#
6 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
6 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Unit Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 3 (50.00%) Change Management
4 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Coaching
5 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) CRM
5 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Citrix
1 3 (50.00%) Juniper