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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 57 50 49
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 4 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.03% 1.53% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 1.67% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 8
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.83%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
352 299 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 90.26% 91.44% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 310 204 312
Median salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £52,500 £75,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 8 (61.54%) Java
1 8 (61.54%) ISEB
2 7 (53.85%) Unix
3 6 (46.15%) Linux
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) Automation Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Integration Testing
4 5 (38.46%) C++
4 5 (38.46%) Regression Testing
5 4 (30.77%) TDD
5 4 (30.77%) ISEB Practitioner
5 4 (30.77%) Supplier Management
5 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
5 4 (30.77%) Middleware
5 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
5 4 (30.77%) Project Management
5 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
5 4 (30.77%) Coaching
5 4 (30.77%) Defect Tracking
5 4 (30.77%) SDLC
6 3 (23.08%) CA Agile Central
6 3 (23.08%) Apache Spark
6 3 (23.08%) DevOps
6 3 (23.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (23.08%) Apache Accumulo
6 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
6 3 (23.08%) Puppet
6 3 (23.08%) Ruby
6 3 (23.08%) Atlassian Bamboo

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 (23.08%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Changepoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Apache Accumulo
1 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
2 3 (23.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 3 (23.08%) JIRA
2 3 (23.08%) JMeter
2 3 (23.08%) LoadRunner
2 3 (23.08%) Selenium
2 3 (23.08%) WATIR
3 1 (7.69%) FinalBuilder
3 1 (7.69%) Hudson
3 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
3 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Test Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Test Manager
2 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Software Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Software Test Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Software Tester
2 3 (23.08%) Test Leader
2 3 (23.08%) Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Portfolio Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Portfolio Test Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Software Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Software Team Leader
3 2 (15.38%) Software Test Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Team Leader
3 2 (15.38%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Test Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Test Team Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Middleware
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) MFC
2 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Unix
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
3 3 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Automation Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Integration Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Regression Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Coaching
3 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
3 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (30.77%) Defect Tracking
3 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
3 4 (30.77%) Project Management
3 4 (30.77%) SDLC
3 4 (30.77%) Supplier Management
3 4 (30.77%) TDD
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) DevOps
4 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
4 3 (23.08%) Process Management
4 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
4 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) BDD
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) C++
4 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
4 3 (23.08%) C#
4 3 (23.08%) Perl
4 3 (23.08%) Python
4 3 (23.08%) Ruby
4 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
5 1 (7.69%) Go
5 1 (7.69%) VB
5 1 (7.69%) VB6
5 1 (7.69%) VC++
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) ISEB
2 4 (30.77%) ISEB Practitioner
3 3 (23.08%) DV Cleared
3 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
3 3 (23.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) Degree
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (23.08%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) CA Agile Central
1 3 (23.08%) HP
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle