The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 183 198 222
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +24
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 74 63 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.16% 0.88% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 1.03% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 55 56 38
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £38,950
10% offered a salary of more than £64,600 £72,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5593 6109 6726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 88.04% 85.60% 84.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4543 5044 5417
Median salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing Performance Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in the East of England

Performance Testing
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the East of England region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in the East of England

Performance Testing
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the East of England region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +33 31 £55,000 +57.14% 2
Hertfordshire +17 27 £30,000 -35.13% 2
Bedfordshire +14 11 £65,000 -10.34%
Cambridgeshire -26 3 £50,000 +11.11%
Suffolk -7 2 £25,500 -29.65% 1
Performance Testing
England

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing Performance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 45 (38.79%) Java
2 42 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (32.76%) SQL
4 37 (31.90%) Finance
5 35 (30.17%) LoadRunner
6 34 (29.31%) SQL Server
7 33 (28.45%) HP
8 31 (26.72%) C#
8 31 (26.72%) Degree
9 27 (23.28%) Microsoft
10 26 (22.41%) Computer Science
10 26 (22.41%) Test Automation
11 25 (21.55%) Non-Functional Testing
12 23 (19.83%) Analytics
12 23 (19.83%) Software Testing
13 22 (18.97%) Big Data
14 21 (18.10%) Data Analytics
15 20 (17.24%) QA
16 19 (16.38%) ISEB
16 19 (16.38%) Oracle
17 18 (15.52%) WebLogic
17 18 (15.52%) Test Scripting
18 17 (14.66%) ISTQB
18 17 (14.66%) Scrum
19 16 (13.79%) NUnit
19 16 (13.79%) Software Engineering
19 16 (13.79%) Perl
19 16 (13.79%) Web Services
19 16 (13.79%) Mathematics
19 16 (13.79%) Unit Testing

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (15.52%) WebLogic
2 7 (6.03%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.59%) CMS
3 3 (2.59%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.86%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (6.90%) MS Excel
1 8 (6.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (8.62%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.59%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.45%) HTTP
2 1 (0.86%) DHCP
2 1 (0.86%) DNS
2 1 (0.86%) Internet
2 1 (0.86%) SSL
2 1 (0.86%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.86%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (29.31%) SQL Server
2 22 (18.97%) Big Data
3 7 (6.03%) Oracle Database
4 6 (5.17%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (4.31%) MySQL
6 2 (1.72%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.86%) DB2
7 1 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 35 (30.17%) LoadRunner
2 16 (13.79%) NUnit
2 16 (13.79%) Rhino Mocks
3 14 (12.07%) JMeter
4 13 (11.21%) Selenium
5 12 (10.34%) SoapUI
5 12 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (9.48%) Ranorex
7 6 (5.17%) WebDriver
8 5 (4.31%) JIRA
8 5 (4.31%) Visual Studio
9 3 (2.59%) Cucumber
9 3 (2.59%) Git (software)
9 3 (2.59%) Grunt
9 3 (2.59%) HP UFT
9 3 (2.59%) Jenkins
10 2 (1.72%) Appium
10 2 (1.72%) Capybara
10 2 (1.72%) SpecFlow
10 2 (1.72%) WATIR
General
1 37 (31.90%) Finance
2 10 (8.62%) Marketing
3 6 (5.17%) Automotive
4 5 (4.31%) Banking
5 4 (3.45%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.72%) Games
6 2 (1.72%) Law
6 2 (1.72%) Legal
7 1 (0.86%) Publishing
7 1 (0.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (33.62%) Analyst
2 32 (27.59%) Test Analyst
3 24 (20.69%) Tester
4 18 (15.52%) Test Leader
5 17 (14.66%) Developer
5 17 (14.66%) Software Tester
6 14 (12.07%) Performance Analyst
7 13 (11.21%) Architect
7 13 (11.21%) Solutions Architect
8 12 (10.34%) Developer in Test
9 8 (6.90%) Performance Test Analyst
10 7 (6.03%) Software Analyst
10 7 (6.03%) Software Developer
10 7 (6.03%) Software Test Analyst
10 7 (6.03%) Test Manager
11 6 (5.17%) Performance Manager
11 6 (5.17%) Performance Tester
11 6 (5.17%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (5.17%) Technical Manager
11 6 (5.17%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.79%) Web Services
2 14 (12.07%) .NET
3 12 (10.34%) SOAP
4 8 (6.90%) REST
5 5 (4.31%) Gherkin
6 3 (2.59%) AngularJS
6 3 (2.59%) ASP.NET
6 3 (2.59%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (2.59%) Middleware
6 3 (2.59%) Sass
6 3 (2.59%) SignalR
6 3 (2.59%) WebSockets
7 2 (1.72%) RESTful
8 1 (0.86%) CSS
8 1 (0.86%) Django
8 1 (0.86%) HTML
8 1 (0.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (22.41%) Computer Science
2 16 (13.79%) Mathematics
3 12 (10.34%) Management Information System
4 11 (9.48%) Algorithms
4 11 (9.48%) Statistics
5 9 (7.76%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (6.03%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.59%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.86%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.86%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.86%) Online Games
8 1 (0.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.17%) Unix
2 4 (3.45%) Linux
2 4 (3.45%) Windows
3 1 (0.86%) AIX
3 1 (0.86%) Android
3 1 (0.86%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.86%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (22.41%) Test Automation
3 25 (21.55%) Non-Functional Testing
4 23 (19.83%) Analytics
4 23 (19.83%) Software Testing
5 21 (18.10%) Data Analytics
6 18 (15.52%) Test Scripting
7 17 (14.66%) Scrum
8 16 (13.79%) Software Engineering
8 16 (13.79%) Unit Testing
8 16 (13.79%) User Stories
9 15 (12.93%) Process Improvement
9 15 (12.93%) Test Strategy
10 14 (12.07%) Automation Testing
10 14 (12.07%) Test Planning
11 13 (11.21%) Security Testing
12 12 (10.34%) CRM
12 12 (10.34%) Release Management
13 11 (9.48%) Automated Testing
13 11 (9.48%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 45 (38.79%) Java
2 38 (32.76%) SQL
3 31 (26.72%) C#
4 16 (13.79%) Perl
5 14 (12.07%) Python
6 7 (6.03%) C++
6 7 (6.03%) Shell Script
7 6 (5.17%) AWK
7 6 (5.17%) VBA
8 4 (3.45%) VBScript
9 3 (2.59%) C
9 3 (2.59%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.59%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.72%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 31 (26.72%) Degree
2 19 (16.38%) ISEB
3 17 (14.66%) ISTQB
4 4 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.72%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (1.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.86%) MCSA
6 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (17.24%) QA
2 1 (0.86%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.86%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (13.79%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (5.17%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 33 (28.45%) HP
2 27 (23.28%) Microsoft
3 19 (16.38%) Oracle
4 8 (6.90%) Citrix
5 6 (5.17%) Sun
6 3 (2.59%) SAP
7 1 (0.86%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.86%) Trillium
7 1 (0.86%) VocaLink
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