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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 204 222 223
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +1
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 63 54 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.90% 0.71% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 0.86% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 46 44 55
Average salary £40,500 £46,250 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.43% -19.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,300 £35,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £86,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
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
6068 6294 7026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 86.77% 82.54% 81.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4905 5109 5815
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Cambridgeshire +12 39 £40,500 +5.19% 5
Hertfordshire +9 11 £43,750 -17.45% 1
Essex +15 9 £35,000 -56.25% 1
Bedfordshire -14 2 £40,000 -53.48% 2
Suffolk +2 1 £35,000 -
Norfolk - 1 £32,500 -
Performance Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 51 (40.16%) QA
2 47 (37.01%) Java
3 42 (33.07%) Finance
4 40 (31.50%) Test Automation
5 37 (29.13%) Degree
6 36 (28.35%) Selenium
7 34 (26.77%) Web Services
8 32 (25.20%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (25.20%) JIRA
9 30 (23.62%) Software Testing
10 29 (22.83%) ISEB
11 28 (22.05%) Microsoft
11 28 (22.05%) C#
11 28 (22.05%) Test Strategy
12 27 (21.26%) JavaScript
13 24 (18.90%) SQL
13 24 (18.90%) ISTQB
13 24 (18.90%) JMeter
13 24 (18.90%) Automation Testing
14 23 (18.11%) User Stories
14 23 (18.11%) Test Scripting
15 22 (17.32%) LoadRunner
16 21 (16.54%) Scrum
16 21 (16.54%) REST
16 21 (16.54%) Analytical Skills
17 20 (15.75%) WebDriver
17 20 (15.75%) Perl
18 19 (14.96%) HTTP
18 19 (14.96%) Computer Science
19 18 (14.17%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 4 (3.15%) Tomcat
1 4 (3.15%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (11.02%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.57%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 19 (14.96%) HTTP
2 8 (6.30%) Firewall
2 8 (6.30%) iSCSI
3 1 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.66%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.30%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (3.94%) MySQL
3 5 (3.94%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.79%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 36 (28.35%) Selenium
2 32 (25.20%) JIRA
3 24 (18.90%) JMeter
4 22 (17.32%) LoadRunner
5 20 (15.75%) WebDriver
6 15 (11.81%) Hudson
6 15 (11.81%) Visual Studio
7 9 (7.09%) NUnit
7 9 (7.09%) Rhino Mocks
8 8 (6.30%) Selenium IDE
9 7 (5.51%) SoapUI
9 7 (5.51%) Subversion
10 6 (4.72%) Appium
10 6 (4.72%) Cucumber
10 6 (4.72%) HP UFT
11 5 (3.94%) Fiddler
11 5 (3.94%) Jenkins
12 4 (3.15%) JBehave
12 4 (3.15%) Ranorex
12 4 (3.15%) RSpec
General
1 42 (33.07%) Finance
2 12 (9.45%) Banking
3 8 (6.30%) Financial Institution
4 6 (4.72%) Games
4 6 (4.72%) Marketing
4 6 (4.72%) Retail
5 5 (3.94%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.36%) Publishing
7 2 (1.57%) Advertising
8 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 37 (29.13%) Test Engineer
2 24 (18.90%) Test Automation Engineer
3 17 (13.39%) Analyst
4 16 (12.60%) Tester
5 15 (11.81%) Software Test Engineer
6 14 (11.02%) Java Engineer
7 12 (9.45%) Test Analyst
8 10 (7.87%) Developer
8 10 (7.87%) Test Leader
9 9 (7.09%) C# Developer
9 9 (7.09%) Web Engineer
10 8 (6.30%) 3rd Line Support
10 8 (6.30%) Administrator
10 8 (6.30%) Automation Test Lead
10 8 (6.30%) Developer in Test
10 8 (6.30%) Systems Administrator
11 7 (5.51%) QA Manager
12 6 (4.72%) QA Tester
13 5 (3.94%) QA Test Analyst
13 5 (3.94%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (26.77%) Web Services
2 21 (16.54%) REST
3 18 (14.17%) HTML
4 15 (11.81%) XML
5 14 (11.02%) .NET
5 14 (11.02%) SOAP
6 8 (6.30%) ASP.NET
7 6 (4.72%) CSS
8 5 (3.94%) Gherkin
9 4 (3.15%) Ajax
9 4 (3.15%) Natural Language Processing
10 3 (2.36%) J2EE
11 2 (1.57%) CSS3
11 2 (1.57%) JSON
12 1 (0.79%) FIX Protocol
12 1 (0.79%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.54%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (14.96%) Computer Science
3 15 (11.81%) Replication
4 8 (6.30%) Clustering
5 5 (3.94%) NHS
6 4 (3.15%) Life Science
6 4 (3.15%) Statistics
7 3 (2.36%) Fintech
8 2 (1.57%) IVR
8 2 (1.57%) Online Games
9 1 (0.79%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.79%) iPhone
9 1 (0.79%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.79%) MMIC
9 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.45%) Windows
2 8 (6.30%) Windows Server
2 8 (6.30%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (3.94%) Unix
4 4 (3.15%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (31.50%) Test Automation
2 32 (25.20%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (23.62%) Software Testing
4 28 (22.05%) Test Strategy
5 24 (18.90%) Automation Testing
6 23 (18.11%) Test Scripting
6 23 (18.11%) User Stories
7 21 (16.54%) Scrum
8 17 (13.39%) Functional Testing
9 16 (12.60%) Manual Testing
9 16 (12.60%) Project Management
9 16 (12.60%) Web Testing
10 15 (11.81%) SDLC
11 13 (10.24%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (9.45%) Security Testing
12 12 (9.45%) Software Engineering
12 12 (9.45%) Workflow
13 11 (8.66%) Automated Testing
14 10 (7.87%) BDD
14 10 (7.87%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 47 (37.01%) Java
2 28 (22.05%) C#
3 27 (21.26%) JavaScript
4 24 (18.90%) SQL
5 20 (15.75%) Perl
6 7 (5.51%) VBA
7 5 (3.94%) ANSI C
7 5 (3.94%) C
8 4 (3.15%) Python
9 2 (1.57%) Ruby
9 2 (1.57%) Scala
10 1 (0.79%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 37 (29.13%) Degree
2 29 (22.83%) ISEB
3 24 (18.90%) ISTQB
4 6 (4.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (3.94%) HP ASE
6 4 (3.15%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (1.57%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (1.57%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (40.16%) QA
2 4 (3.15%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (6.30%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (6.30%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 8 (6.30%) SCCM
1 8 (6.30%) SCDPM
1 8 (6.30%) SCOM
2 7 (5.51%) HP SiteScope
3 2 (1.57%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.57%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (22.05%) Microsoft
2 18 (14.17%) HP
3 14 (11.02%) Citrix
4 9 (7.09%) Oracle
5 5 (3.94%) SAP
6 4 (3.15%) IBM
7 3 (2.36%) Coverity
7 3 (2.36%) WorldPay
8 2 (1.57%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.57%) Cisco
8 2 (1.57%) Verint
9 1 (0.79%) Agilent
9 1 (0.79%) Arqiva
9 1 (0.79%) TIBCO
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