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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 227 189 195
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +6
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 37 74 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.50% 0.96% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 1.20% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 32 68 42
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
6029 6172 5655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 82.07% 80.32% 79.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5069 4995 4766
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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
Cambridgeshire +12 19 £36,000 -4.00% 1
Suffolk +11 12 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Hertfordshire -12 5 £87,500 +169.23% 7
Bedfordshire -2 1 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Performance Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 43 (51.81%) Java
2 42 (50.60%) QA
3 38 (45.78%) Selenium
4 34 (40.96%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (33.73%) Finance
5 28 (33.73%) SQL
6 25 (30.12%) Test Automation
6 25 (30.12%) User Stories
7 24 (28.92%) Test Strategy
7 24 (28.92%) C#
8 23 (27.71%) Oracle
8 23 (27.71%) LoadRunner
9 22 (26.51%) JIRA
10 20 (24.10%) Regression Testing
10 20 (24.10%) JMeter
11 18 (21.69%) Microsoft
11 18 (21.69%) Cucumber
12 17 (20.48%) HP
13 14 (16.87%) Automated Testing
13 14 (16.87%) Software Engineering
14 12 (14.46%) NUnit
14 12 (14.46%) ISEB
14 12 (14.46%) HTML
14 12 (14.46%) Windows
14 12 (14.46%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (14.46%) Oracle Database
14 12 (14.46%) BDD
14 12 (14.46%) Unit Testing
14 12 (14.46%) Web Testing
14 12 (14.46%) Continuous Integration

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 6 (7.23%) JBoss
1 6 (7.23%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.61%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.61%) Drupal
2 3 (3.61%) Apache
2 3 (3.61%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (3.61%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Magento
2 1 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.25%) HTTP
2 3 (3.61%) HTTPS
2 3 (3.61%) Internet
3 2 (2.41%) VLAN
3 2 (2.41%) NAS
3 2 (2.41%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (2.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.46%) Oracle Database
2 10 (12.05%) Big Data
3 3 (3.61%) DB2
4 1 (1.20%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 38 (45.78%) Selenium
2 23 (27.71%) LoadRunner
3 22 (26.51%) JIRA
4 20 (24.10%) JMeter
5 18 (21.69%) Cucumber
6 12 (14.46%) NUnit
7 10 (12.05%) Calabash
8 9 (10.84%) SoapUI
8 9 (10.84%) Bugzilla
8 9 (10.84%) WebDriver
9 8 (9.64%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (9.64%) JUnit
9 8 (9.64%) Jenkins
10 5 (6.02%) Capybara
10 5 (6.02%) HP UFT
10 5 (6.02%) RSpec
10 5 (6.02%) Hudson
11 4 (4.82%) Subversion
11 4 (4.82%) LoadUI
11 4 (4.82%) Selenium IDE
General
1 28 (33.73%) Finance
2 11 (13.25%) Games
3 4 (4.82%) Marketing
4 2 (2.41%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.41%) Retail
5 1 (1.20%) Electronics
5 1 (1.20%) Publishing
5 1 (1.20%) Swedish Language
5 1 (1.20%) Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (36.14%) Tester
2 16 (19.28%) QA Tester
3 15 (18.07%) Analyst
3 15 (18.07%) Selenium Tester
4 14 (16.87%) Architect
5 13 (15.66%) Developer
6 11 (13.25%) Test Architect
7 10 (12.05%) QA Analyst
7 10 (12.05%) Test Manager
8 9 (10.84%) Test Analyst
8 9 (10.84%) Test Engineer
8 9 (10.84%) QA Test Analyst
9 8 (9.64%) Software Developer
9 8 (9.64%) Automated Tester
10 6 (7.23%) Consultant
10 6 (7.23%) QA Engineer
11 5 (6.02%) Software Tester
11 5 (6.02%) Test Consultant
11 5 (6.02%) Performance Consultant
11 5 (6.02%) Performance Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.46%) HTML
2 8 (9.64%) WPF
3 5 (6.02%) CSS
4 3 (3.61%) XML
4 3 (3.61%) J2EE
5 2 (2.41%) JSON
5 2 (2.41%) REST
5 2 (2.41%) .NET
6 1 (1.20%) SOAP
6 1 (1.20%) Web Services
6 1 (1.20%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.46%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.84%) Online Games
3 8 (9.64%) Algorithms
3 8 (9.64%) Statistics
3 8 (9.64%) Mathematics
4 7 (8.43%) Replication
5 5 (6.02%) NHS
6 3 (3.61%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.61%) User Experience
6 3 (3.61%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.41%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (2.41%) EMC VNX
7 2 (2.41%) EMC VMAX
8 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.20%) Life Science
8 1 (1.20%) DTV
8 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.20%) Chemistry
8 1 (1.20%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.46%) Windows
2 9 (10.84%) Android
2 9 (10.84%) Apple iOS
3 5 (6.02%) Linux
4 3 (3.61%) AIX
5 2 (2.41%) UNIX
5 2 (2.41%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (40.96%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (30.12%) Test Automation
2 25 (30.12%) User Stories
3 24 (28.92%) Test Strategy
4 20 (24.10%) Regression Testing
5 14 (16.87%) Automated Testing
5 14 (16.87%) Software Engineering
6 12 (14.46%) BDD
6 12 (14.46%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (14.46%) Unit Testing
6 12 (14.46%) Web Testing
7 11 (13.25%) Test Scripting
7 11 (13.25%) Manual Testing
7 11 (13.25%) Automation Testing
7 11 (13.25%) OO
7 11 (13.25%) Code Coverage
8 10 (12.05%) Non-Functional Testing
9 9 (10.84%) Mentoring
9 9 (10.84%) Scrum
10 8 (9.64%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 43 (51.81%) Java
2 28 (33.73%) SQL
3 24 (28.92%) C#
4 11 (13.25%) Python
5 10 (12.05%) Shell Script
5 10 (12.05%) PL/SQL
6 7 (8.43%) Ruby
7 6 (7.23%) PHP
8 5 (6.02%) JavaScript
9 4 (4.82%) Perl
10 3 (3.61%) AWK
11 1 (1.20%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.20%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.20%) C++
11 1 (1.20%) C
11 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (14.46%) ISEB
2 11 (13.25%) ISTQB
3 7 (8.43%) Degree
4 4 (4.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.41%) IBM Certification
5 2 (2.41%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.20%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (50.60%) QA
2 2 (2.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.41%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.41%) SRDF
1 2 (2.41%) EMC RecoverPoint
1 2 (2.41%) NFS
2 1 (1.20%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (2.41%) EMC VPLEX
1 2 (2.41%) SnapMirror
1 2 (2.41%) SnapVault
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 23 (27.71%) Oracle
2 18 (21.69%) Microsoft
3 17 (20.48%) HP
4 8 (9.64%) SAP
4 8 (9.64%) TOWER Software
5 5 (6.02%) Citrix
5 5 (6.02%) IBM
5 5 (6.02%) Siebel
6 3 (3.61%) Sun
7 2 (2.41%) EMC
7 2 (2.41%) Cisco
7 2 (2.41%) Hitachi
7 2 (2.41%) NetApp
7 2 (2.41%) VMware
7 2 (2.41%) Brocade
7 2 (2.41%) Fujitsu
7 2 (2.41%) Xamarin
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Salary: competitive
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: competitive
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Salary: £25k - £30k (DOE)
Posted: 10 days ago
Central Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: to £70k DoE + top package
Posted: 17 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago