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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank - 80 56
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 0 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.66% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.81% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £55,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.23%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
698 620 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 77.47% 81.47% 73.82%
Number of salaries quoted 547 496 271
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 28 July 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%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Test Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Stress Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery