The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 39 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.14% - 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.28% - 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £41,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Performance Testing
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
219 206 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 93.59% 80.47% 82.95%
Number of salaries quoted 118 138 143
Average salary £41,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.79% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,041 £30,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Chester

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 7 (63.64%) Java
1 7 (63.64%) JUnit
1 7 (63.64%) Ruby
1 7 (63.64%) Cucumber
2 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) JMeter
4 4 (36.36%) HTTP
4 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 4 (36.36%) Python
4 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (36.36%) Groovy
4 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
4 4 (36.36%) QA
4 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (27.27%) Jetty
5 3 (27.27%) DHCP
5 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
5 3 (27.27%) Network Security
5 3 (27.27%) Selenium
5 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
5 3 (27.27%) nginx
5 3 (27.27%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (27.27%) Amazon S3
5 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (27.27%) Open Source
5 3 (27.27%) SaaS
5 3 (27.27%) PaaS
5 3 (27.27%) RightScale

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 (27.27%) Apache
1 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
1 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
1 3 (27.27%) Jetty
1 3 (27.27%) nginx
2 1 (9.09%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon S3
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (27.27%) SaaS
1 3 (27.27%) PaaS
1 3 (27.27%) Route 53
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) HTTP
2 3 (27.27%) DNS
2 3 (27.27%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) Network Security
2 3 (27.27%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (27.27%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) JUnit
1 7 (63.64%) Cucumber
2 4 (36.36%) JMeter
3 3 (27.27%) Maven
3 3 (27.27%) Selenium
3 3 (27.27%) Hudson
3 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
4 2 (18.18%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 2 (18.18%) Back Office
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Test Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) QA Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Teradata Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Servlets
2 1 (9.09%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Private Cloud
3 2 (18.18%) Digital Media
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) CentOS
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
2 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
3 3 (27.27%) Open Source
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
3 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
3 3 (27.27%) JVM Tuning
3 3 (27.27%) DevOps
3 3 (27.27%) Auto-Scaling
3 3 (27.27%) API Testing
4 2 (18.18%) User Stories
4 2 (18.18%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Release Management
4 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 2 (18.18%) Kanban
5 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) Inmon Methodology
5 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Java
1 7 (63.64%) Ruby
2 4 (36.36%) Groovy
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ISEB
2 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Puppet
1 3 (27.27%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
1 3 (27.27%) RightScale
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Teradata
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £275.00 - £375.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago