The first table below looks at the demand for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Dorset region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 62 52 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 2 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.35% 1.35% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 1.87% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Average salary £55,000 £50,125 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.72% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -5.45%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
442 374 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 76.47% 72.34% 72.40%
Number of salaries quoted 344 318 268
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Performance Testing
South West

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Dorset

Performance Testing
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Poole -11 2 £55,000 +120.00%
Performance Testing
South West

Performance Testing
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 2 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) SWIFT
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Stress Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing