The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 21 23 19
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 5 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 7.58% 3.08% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.94% 3.85% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Average salary £28,750 £22,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.68% -2.22%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Performance Testing
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
63 52 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 95.45% 80.00% 64.29%
Number of salaries quoted 53 43 32
Average salary £42,500 £36,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.24% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

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

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Dundee

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Dundee

Performance Testing
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dundee 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 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) ISTQB
1 5 (71.43%) Manual Testing
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 4 (57.14%) QA
2 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) JMeter
2 4 (57.14%) Ranorex
3 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
3 3 (42.86%) Android
4 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Games
5 1 (14.29%) Replication
5 1 (14.29%) Mobile Games
5 1 (14.29%) CRM
5 1 (14.29%) ISEB
5 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dundee 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 4 (57.14%) JMeter
1 4 (57.14%) Ranorex
General
1 2 (28.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Test Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Games
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Android
1 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Manual Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) ISTQB
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) VMware