The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 149 165 192
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +27
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 24 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.77% 0.32% 0.083%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 0.38% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 2
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £25,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +55.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £37,250 £23,150
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,346 £28,350
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £44,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.12% +18.66%
Performance Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2715 2635 3188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 86.55% 84.56% 87.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2061 2168 2591
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Performance Testing
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Performance Testing
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +20 9 £52,500 -1.79%
Leicestershire +9 7 £45,000 +20.00%
Derbyshire - 7 £37,000 -
Rutland - 1 £22,500 -
Performance Testing
England

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 20 (38.46%) Java
1 20 (38.46%) QA
2 17 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (25.00%) BDD
4 12 (23.08%) High Availability
4 12 (23.08%) Migration
4 12 (23.08%) HTML
5 11 (21.15%) Unix
5 11 (21.15%) Finance
6 10 (19.23%) Scrum
6 10 (19.23%) E-Commerce
7 9 (17.31%) ERP
7 9 (17.31%) PeopleSoft
7 9 (17.31%) ITIL
7 9 (17.31%) PRINCE2
7 9 (17.31%) JavaScript
7 9 (17.31%) Oracle
7 9 (17.31%) Technical Architecture
7 9 (17.31%) Scala
7 9 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (15.38%) Gatling
8 8 (15.38%) Software Testing
8 8 (15.38%) SQL
8 8 (15.38%) Windows
9 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
9 7 (13.46%) Front Office
9 7 (13.46%) Banking
9 7 (13.46%) Electronic Trading
10 6 (11.54%) Computer Science
10 6 (11.54%) Degree

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 6 (11.54%) Apache
2 4 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.69%) Skype for Business
3 3 (5.77%) IIS
3 3 (5.77%) JBoss
3 3 (5.77%) MQSeries
3 3 (5.77%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
3 3 (5.77%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.92%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (5.77%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (7.69%) Office 365
1 4 (7.69%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) Firewall
1 3 (5.77%) HTTP
1 3 (5.77%) Reverse Proxy
1 3 (5.77%) SMTP
1 3 (5.77%) SSL
1 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.62%) MySQL
3 4 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (5.77%) Data Mining
4 3 (5.77%) DB2
4 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.92%) Big Data
5 1 (1.92%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.92%) HBase
Development Applications
1 8 (15.38%) Gatling
2 4 (7.69%) SpecFlow
2 4 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.77%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.77%) Subversion
4 1 (1.92%) CocoaPods
4 1 (1.92%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.92%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.92%) JMeter
4 1 (1.92%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.92%) Xcode
General
1 11 (21.15%) Finance
2 7 (13.46%) Banking
2 7 (13.46%) Front Office
3 4 (7.69%) Retail
4 2 (3.85%) Back Office
5 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (23.08%) Tester
2 9 (17.31%) Applications Engineer
2 9 (17.31%) Developer
2 9 (17.31%) Lead Systems Engineer
2 9 (17.31%) Performance Tester
2 9 (17.31%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 6 (11.54%) Analyst
4 6 (11.54%) Test Manager
5 4 (7.69%) Administrator
6 3 (5.77%) Analyst Programmer
6 3 (5.77%) Automated Tester
6 3 (5.77%) DBA
6 3 (5.77%) Junior
6 3 (5.77%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (5.77%) Programmer
6 3 (5.77%) QA Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) QA Test Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Test Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.08%) HTML
2 4 (7.69%) COM
3 3 (5.77%) Ajax
3 3 (5.77%) Hibernate
3 3 (5.77%) J2EE
3 3 (5.77%) JAX-RS
3 3 (5.77%) JAX-WS
3 3 (5.77%) JDBC
3 3 (5.77%) JMS
3 3 (5.77%) JPA
3 3 (5.77%) jQuery
3 3 (5.77%) JSON
3 3 (5.77%) JTA
3 3 (5.77%) Struts
3 3 (5.77%) XML
4 2 (3.85%) .NET
5 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.92%) Core Animation
5 1 (1.92%) RESTful
5 1 (1.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.54%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.77%) Data Structures
4 3 (5.77%) Mainframe
4 3 (5.77%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.85%) User Experience
6 1 (1.92%) Animation
6 1 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.92%) iPad
6 1 (1.92%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.15%) Unix
2 8 (15.38%) Windows
3 4 (7.69%) Linux
4 3 (5.77%) Debian
4 3 (5.77%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (25.00%) BDD
3 12 (23.08%) High Availability
3 12 (23.08%) Migration
4 10 (19.23%) E-Commerce
4 10 (19.23%) Scrum
5 9 (17.31%) ERP
5 9 (17.31%) ITIL
5 9 (17.31%) PRINCE2
5 9 (17.31%) Technical Architecture
6 8 (15.38%) Software Testing
7 7 (13.46%) Electronic Trading
8 6 (11.54%) Automated Testing
8 6 (11.54%) CRM
8 6 (11.54%) Document Management
8 6 (11.54%) SDLC
9 5 (9.62%) Unit Testing
10 4 (7.69%) Data Management
10 4 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
10 4 (7.69%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 20 (38.46%) Java
2 9 (17.31%) JavaScript
2 9 (17.31%) Scala
3 8 (15.38%) SQL
4 1 (1.92%) Objective-C
4 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) Degree
2 5 (9.62%) ISEB
3 4 (7.69%) ISTQB
4 3 (5.77%) DV Cleared
4 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (38.46%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (17.31%) Oracle
1 9 (17.31%) PeopleSoft
2 4 (7.69%) Infor
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (7.69%) SAP
3 3 (5.77%) IBM
3 3 (5.77%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.77%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.92%) Apple
4 1 (1.92%) HP