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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 205 189 232
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +43
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 61 53 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.80% 0.74% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 0.95% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 57 42 39
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
6038 5572 6853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 79.61% 78.06% 75.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4813 4725 5808
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Essex +21 26 £75,000 +47.05% 1
Cambridgeshire +8 15 £35,000 -12.50%
Bedfordshire -22 12 £50,000 +5.26%
Hertfordshire -20 6 £27,500 -38.88% 2
Suffolk +9 1 £32,500 +22.64% 1
Norfolk - 1 £37,000 -
Performance Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 56 (40.88%) QA
2 48 (35.04%) HP
3 40 (29.20%) SQL
4 34 (24.82%) HP Quality Center
5 32 (23.36%) Test Automation
6 29 (21.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 28 (20.44%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (18.98%) Microsoft
9 25 (18.25%) .NET
9 25 (18.25%) Test Scripting
10 24 (17.52%) Java
11 23 (16.79%) Oracle
12 21 (15.33%) Windows
12 21 (15.33%) Software Testing
13 19 (13.87%) Visual Studio
13 19 (13.87%) Perl
13 19 (13.87%) ISEB
13 19 (13.87%) Marketing
14 17 (12.41%) ISTQB
15 16 (11.68%) Automated Testing
15 16 (11.68%) Manual Testing
16 15 (10.95%) Test Strategy
16 15 (10.95%) Scrum
17 14 (10.22%) Finance
17 14 (10.22%) Capacity Planning
18 13 (9.49%) Degree
18 13 (9.49%) SQL Server
18 13 (9.49%) People Management
19 12 (8.76%) Agile Testing
19 12 (8.76%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 2 (1.46%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.73%) IIS
2 1 (0.73%) Moodle
Applications
1 11 (8.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.73%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.73%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.92%) Oracle CRM
1 4 (2.92%) Magento
2 2 (1.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.92%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.11%) HTTP
2 5 (3.65%) SAN
3 3 (2.19%) NAS
3 3 (2.19%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (2.19%) Firewall
4 2 (1.46%) VLAN
4 2 (1.46%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (0.73%) LTE
5 1 (0.73%) 3G
5 1 (0.73%) FTP
5 1 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.73%) Wireless
5 1 (0.73%) 2G
5 1 (0.73%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.73%) DNS
5 1 (0.73%) SSL
5 1 (0.73%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.49%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.11%) Oracle Database
3 4 (2.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.46%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.46%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (1.46%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.46%) Big Data
5 1 (0.73%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (13.87%) Visual Studio
2 12 (8.76%) JIRA
2 12 (8.76%) Selenium
3 11 (8.03%) Git (software)
4 10 (7.30%) LoadRunner
5 4 (2.92%) JMeter
5 4 (2.92%) Fiddler
5 4 (2.92%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (2.92%) Jasmine
6 3 (2.19%) JUnit
6 3 (2.19%) TestDirector
6 3 (2.19%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (2.19%) NUnit
6 3 (2.19%) Hudson
7 2 (1.46%) Rational Performance Tester
7 2 (1.46%) Facilita Forecast
8 1 (0.73%) Selenium IDE
8 1 (0.73%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.73%) WatiN
General
1 19 (13.87%) Marketing
2 14 (10.22%) Finance
3 8 (5.84%) Front Office
4 3 (2.19%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.19%) Banking
5 2 (1.46%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.46%) Electronics
6 1 (0.73%) Back Office
6 1 (0.73%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 50 (36.50%) Test Manager
2 34 (24.82%) Performance Manager
3 32 (23.36%) Performance Test Manager
4 26 (18.98%) Analyst
5 20 (14.60%) Test Analyst
6 15 (10.95%) Architect
7 12 (8.76%) Test Engineer
8 10 (7.30%) Tester
9 8 (5.84%) Technical Architect
9 8 (5.84%) Senior Manager
9 8 (5.84%) Lead Architect
9 8 (5.84%) Lead Technical Architect
10 7 (5.11%) Performance Engineer
10 7 (5.11%) Capacity Planning Engineer
10 7 (5.11%) Software Engineer
11 6 (4.38%) Capacity Analyst
11 6 (4.38%) Performance Analyst
12 5 (3.65%) Senior Test Manager
12 5 (3.65%) Test Architect
12 5 (3.65%) Automated Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (18.25%) .NET
2 12 (8.76%) Web Services
3 11 (8.03%) ASP.NET
4 7 (5.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (3.65%) WCF
5 5 (3.65%) HTML
5 5 (3.65%) CSS
5 5 (3.65%) XML
6 4 (2.92%) JSON
6 4 (2.92%) Ajax
6 4 (2.92%) jQuery
6 4 (2.92%) HTML5
6 4 (2.92%) CSS3
6 4 (2.92%) Backbone.js
6 4 (2.92%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (1.46%) REST
7 2 (1.46%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.46%) J2EE
8 1 (0.73%) Middleware
8 1 (0.73%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.38%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.65%) Replication
4 4 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.19%) User Experience
5 3 (2.19%) iPhone
6 2 (1.46%) Open Source
6 2 (1.46%) DTV
6 2 (1.46%) Chemistry
6 2 (1.46%) Biology
6 2 (1.46%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.46%) Life Science
7 1 (0.73%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.73%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.73%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.73%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (15.33%) Windows
2 10 (7.30%) Linux
3 9 (6.57%) UNIX
4 6 (4.38%) Solaris
5 4 (2.92%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.73%) Android
6 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (23.36%) Test Automation
2 29 (21.17%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (20.44%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (18.25%) Test Scripting
5 21 (15.33%) Software Testing
6 16 (11.68%) Automated Testing
6 16 (11.68%) Manual Testing
7 15 (10.95%) Test Strategy
7 15 (10.95%) Scrum
8 14 (10.22%) Capacity Planning
9 13 (9.49%) People Management
10 12 (8.76%) Agile Testing
11 11 (8.03%) Test Management
11 11 (8.03%) MVC
11 11 (8.03%) TDD
12 10 (7.30%) Regression Testing
12 10 (7.30%) E-Commerce
13 9 (6.57%) Performance Monitoring
14 8 (5.84%) Web Testing
14 8 (5.84%) OO
Programming Languages
1 40 (29.20%) SQL
2 24 (17.52%) Java
3 19 (13.87%) Perl
4 11 (8.03%) Shell Script
4 11 (8.03%) Python
5 9 (6.57%) C#
6 8 (5.84%) JavaScript
6 8 (5.84%) PHP
6 8 (5.84%) VBA
7 7 (5.11%) PL/SQL
8 6 (4.38%) AWK
8 6 (4.38%) Korn
9 3 (2.19%) Scala
10 2 (1.46%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.46%) C++
11 1 (0.73%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.73%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.73%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (13.87%) ISEB
2 17 (12.41%) ISTQB
3 13 (9.49%) Degree
4 6 (4.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (2.19%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.19%) IBM Certification
5 3 (2.19%) CCIE
5 3 (2.19%) CCNP
6 2 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.73%) MCSE
7 1 (0.73%) MCSA
7 1 (0.73%) MCTS
7 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (40.88%) QA
2 8 (5.84%) SLA
3 5 (3.65%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (3.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.92%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.92%) SRDF
2 4 (2.92%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 3 (2.19%) NFS
4 1 (0.73%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 34 (24.82%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.19%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.46%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 48 (35.04%) HP
2 26 (18.98%) Microsoft
3 23 (16.79%) Oracle
4 10 (7.30%) SAP
5 7 (5.11%) Sybase
6 6 (4.38%) Cisco
7 5 (3.65%) VMware
8 4 (2.92%) Hitachi
8 4 (2.92%) NetApp
8 4 (2.92%) JD Edwards
8 4 (2.92%) IBM
8 4 (2.92%) EMC
9 3 (2.19%) Brocade
9 3 (2.19%) Fujitsu
10 2 (1.46%) BEA
10 2 (1.46%) Sun
10 2 (1.46%) VocaLink
10 2 (1.46%) SOASTA, Inc
11 1 (0.73%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.73%) Atmel
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