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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 202 234 198
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -36
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 39 33 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.62% 0.46% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.53% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 34 30 68
Median salary £55,000 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
5425 6183 6366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 85.62% 85.26% 82.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4605 5209 5157
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
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 30 August 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 30 August 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
Cambridgeshire +10 21 £55,000 +52.77% 1
Hertfordshire +30 9 £60,000 - 2
Essex - 5 £57,500 - 1
Bedfordshire +14 2 £36,250 -39.58% 5
Suffolk -14 1 £40,000 +6.66%
Norfolk - 1 £38,000 -
Performance Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 41 (48.81%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (45.24%) Java
3 37 (44.05%) Finance
4 32 (38.10%) Microsoft
4 32 (38.10%) Degree
5 31 (36.90%) C#
6 29 (34.52%) SQL
7 28 (33.33%) Test Automation
8 26 (30.95%) Computer Science
9 24 (28.57%) SQL Server
10 22 (26.19%) .NET
10 22 (26.19%) Scrum
10 22 (26.19%) QA
10 22 (26.19%) User Stories
11 20 (23.81%) LoadRunner
12 18 (21.43%) HP
12 18 (21.43%) HP Quality Center
13 17 (20.24%) Software Engineering
14 16 (19.05%) Software Testing
14 16 (19.05%) NUnit
14 16 (19.05%) Web Services
14 16 (19.05%) Rhino Mocks
14 16 (19.05%) Mathematics
14 16 (19.05%) Selenium
14 16 (19.05%) Unit Testing
15 13 (15.48%) Perl
15 13 (15.48%) Ranorex
15 13 (15.48%) Analytics
15 13 (15.48%) Automation Testing
16 12 (14.29%) Analytical Skills

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 9 (10.71%) WebLogic
2 4 (4.76%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.38%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.19%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.52%) HTTP
2 7 (8.33%) Firewall
2 7 (8.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.19%) DHCP
3 1 (1.19%) DNS
3 1 (1.19%) SSL
3 1 (1.19%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.19%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.10%) Big Data
3 7 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.57%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (2.38%) MySQL
6 1 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 20 (23.81%) LoadRunner
2 16 (19.05%) NUnit
2 16 (19.05%) Rhino Mocks
2 16 (19.05%) Selenium
3 13 (15.48%) Ranorex
4 12 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (11.90%) Cucumber
5 10 (11.90%) JIRA
5 10 (11.90%) Visual Studio
6 9 (10.71%) JMeter
7 7 (8.33%) Git (software)
7 7 (8.33%) Jenkins
7 7 (8.33%) SoapUI
8 5 (5.95%) SpecFlow
9 4 (4.76%) Capybara
9 4 (4.76%) HP UFT
9 4 (4.76%) Hudson
9 4 (4.76%) WATIR
9 4 (4.76%) WebDriver
10 3 (3.57%) JUnit
General
1 37 (44.05%) Finance
2 11 (13.10%) Banking
3 7 (8.33%) Financial Institution
4 6 (7.14%) Games
5 4 (4.76%) Marketing
5 4 (4.76%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.38%) Advertising
6 2 (2.38%) Publishing
6 2 (2.38%) Retail
7 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (19.05%) Developer
1 16 (19.05%) Developer in Test
2 15 (17.86%) Test Engineer
3 14 (16.67%) Analyst
4 12 (14.29%) Test Analyst
5 10 (11.90%) Test Leader
6 9 (10.71%) Tester
7 8 (9.52%) Software Test Engineer
8 7 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
8 7 (8.33%) Administrator
8 7 (8.33%) Software Developer
8 7 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (7.14%) Test Automation Engineer
10 5 (5.95%) Java Engineer
10 5 (5.95%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
10 5 (5.95%) LoadRunner Tester
10 5 (5.95%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
10 5 (5.95%) Performance Tester
10 5 (5.95%) Web Engineer
11 4 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (26.19%) .NET
2 16 (19.05%) Web Services
3 9 (10.71%) REST
3 9 (10.71%) SOAP
4 7 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 7 (8.33%) XML
5 6 (7.14%) HTML
6 5 (5.95%) CSS
7 4 (4.76%) RESTful
8 3 (3.57%) Middleware
9 2 (2.38%) Ajax
9 2 (2.38%) CSS3
9 2 (2.38%) Gherkin
9 2 (2.38%) JSON
9 2 (2.38%) Natural Language Processing
10 1 (1.19%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (30.95%) Computer Science
2 16 (19.05%) Mathematics
3 12 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (13.10%) Algorithms
4 11 (13.10%) Management Information System
4 11 (13.10%) Statistics
5 7 (8.33%) Clustering
6 4 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (4.76%) Replication
7 3 (3.57%) Online Games
8 2 (2.38%) Life Science
9 1 (1.19%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.19%) Fintech
9 1 (1.19%) MMIC
9 1 (1.19%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.10%) Windows
2 7 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 7 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (7.14%) Unix
4 2 (2.38%) Linux
5 1 (1.19%) Android
5 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.19%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (48.81%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 22 (26.19%) Scrum
3 22 (26.19%) User Stories
4 17 (20.24%) Software Engineering
5 16 (19.05%) Software Testing
5 16 (19.05%) Unit Testing
6 13 (15.48%) Analytics
6 13 (15.48%) Automation Testing
7 12 (14.29%) Test Scripting
8 11 (13.10%) Big Data Analytics
8 11 (13.10%) Data Analytics
8 11 (13.10%) Defect Management
8 11 (13.10%) Regression Testing
9 10 (11.90%) Exploratory Testing
9 10 (11.90%) Non-Functional Testing
9 10 (11.90%) Test Planning
10 9 (10.71%) SDLC
11 8 (9.52%) Release Management
11 8 (9.52%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 38 (45.24%) Java
2 31 (36.90%) C#
3 29 (34.52%) SQL
4 13 (15.48%) Perl
5 11 (13.10%) JavaScript
6 6 (7.14%) Python
6 6 (7.14%) Ruby
6 6 (7.14%) VBA
7 5 (5.95%) C++
8 3 (3.57%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.38%) Scala
9 2 (2.38%) VBScript
10 1 (1.19%) ANSI C
10 1 (1.19%) AWK
10 1 (1.19%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (38.10%) Degree
2 12 (14.29%) ISEB
3 11 (13.10%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.19%) HP ASE
6 1 (1.19%) MCSA
6 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (26.19%) QA
2 2 (2.38%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 18 (21.43%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (8.33%) Microsoft Clustering
2 7 (8.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 7 (8.33%) SCCM
2 7 (8.33%) SCDPM
2 7 (8.33%) SCOM
3 6 (7.14%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 32 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 18 (21.43%) HP
3 10 (11.90%) Oracle
4 7 (8.33%) Citrix
5 3 (3.57%) Sun
6 2 (2.38%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.38%) IBM
7 1 (1.19%) Agilent
7 1 (1.19%) SAP
7 1 (1.19%) WorldPay
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: Total Package value £70K
Posted: 19 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, private health
Posted: 5 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui (Ip) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui (Ip) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 19 days ago
Cambridge
ABILITY Resorucing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, stock options, private healthcare
Posted: 27 days ago
Luton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Luton
Williams Lea Tag
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago