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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 208 229 233
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +4
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 45 46 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.69% 0.62% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.74% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 33 36 48
Median salary £40,500 £47,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.73% -26.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £86,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.36% +11.76%
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
5650 6203 6962
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 86.40% 83.28% 81.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4697 5088 5713
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median 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

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +12 27 £40,500 -10.00% 4
Essex +22 9 £35,000 -
Hertfordshire +7 4 £45,000 -28.00% 1
Suffolk +4 2 £42,500 +21.42%
Bedfordshire +1 2 £40,000 -53.48%
Norfolk - 1 £32,500 -
Performance Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 44 (40.00%) QA
2 41 (37.27%) Java
3 39 (35.45%) Finance
4 31 (28.18%) Degree
5 30 (27.27%) Web Services
5 30 (27.27%) Test Automation
6 29 (26.36%) Selenium
7 28 (25.45%) Software Testing
8 27 (24.55%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (22.73%) ISEB
10 24 (21.82%) Microsoft
10 24 (21.82%) SQL
11 23 (20.91%) C#
11 23 (20.91%) LoadRunner
11 23 (20.91%) JIRA
11 23 (20.91%) Analytical Skills
12 22 (20.00%) Test Strategy
12 22 (20.00%) JavaScript
13 21 (19.09%) ISTQB
14 19 (17.27%) HP
15 18 (16.36%) Perl
15 18 (16.36%) Automation Testing
16 17 (15.45%) HTTP
16 17 (15.45%) Scrum
17 16 (14.55%) JMeter
17 16 (14.55%) Computer Science
18 15 (13.64%) Test Scripting
18 15 (13.64%) Functional Testing
18 15 (13.64%) User Stories
18 15 (13.64%) Citrix

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 4 (3.64%) Tomcat
1 4 (3.64%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (11.82%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 17 (15.45%) HTTP
2 8 (7.27%) Firewall
2 8 (7.27%) iSCSI
3 1 (0.91%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.27%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (5.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.91%) MySQL
3 1 (0.91%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (26.36%) Selenium
2 23 (20.91%) JIRA
2 23 (20.91%) LoadRunner
3 16 (14.55%) JMeter
4 12 (10.91%) Hudson
5 11 (10.00%) WebDriver
6 10 (9.09%) Visual Studio
7 9 (8.18%) Cucumber
8 8 (7.27%) Jenkins
8 8 (7.27%) SoapUI
9 7 (6.36%) Git (software)
9 7 (6.36%) Subversion
10 6 (5.45%) HP UFT
11 5 (4.55%) Selenium IDE
12 4 (3.64%) Fiddler
12 4 (3.64%) JBehave
12 4 (3.64%) Ranorex
12 4 (3.64%) Rhino Mocks
12 4 (3.64%) RSpec
12 4 (3.64%) SpecFlow
General
1 39 (35.45%) Finance
2 12 (10.91%) Banking
3 8 (7.27%) Financial Institution
4 6 (5.45%) Games
4 6 (5.45%) Marketing
5 5 (4.55%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.64%) Retail
7 3 (2.73%) Publishing
8 2 (1.82%) Advertising
9 1 (0.91%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (26.36%) Test Engineer
2 16 (14.55%) Analyst
2 16 (14.55%) Test Automation Engineer
3 15 (13.64%) Software Test Engineer
4 14 (12.73%) Tester
5 11 (10.00%) Test Analyst
6 10 (9.09%) Java Engineer
7 8 (7.27%) 3rd Line Support
7 8 (7.27%) Administrator
7 8 (7.27%) Developer
7 8 (7.27%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (7.27%) Web Engineer
8 7 (6.36%) Developer in Test
9 6 (5.45%) Test Leader
10 5 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
10 5 (4.55%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
10 5 (4.55%) LoadRunner Tester
10 5 (4.55%) Performance Consultant
10 5 (4.55%) Performance Test Consultant
10 5 (4.55%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (27.27%) Web Services
2 15 (13.64%) HTML
3 14 (12.73%) REST
4 13 (11.82%) .NET
5 12 (10.91%) XML
6 10 (9.09%) SOAP
7 8 (7.27%) ASP.NET
8 6 (5.45%) CSS
9 4 (3.64%) Ajax
9 4 (3.64%) Natural Language Processing
10 3 (2.73%) J2EE
10 3 (2.73%) RESTful
11 2 (1.82%) CSS3
11 2 (1.82%) JSON
12 1 (0.91%) FIX Protocol
12 1 (0.91%) Gherkin
12 1 (0.91%) JMS
12 1 (0.91%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 23 (20.91%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (14.55%) Computer Science
3 12 (10.91%) Replication
4 8 (7.27%) Clustering
5 5 (4.55%) NHS
6 4 (3.64%) Life Science
7 3 (2.73%) Fintech
7 3 (2.73%) Statistics
8 2 (1.82%) IVR
8 2 (1.82%) Online Games
9 1 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.91%) iPhone
9 1 (0.91%) MMIC
9 1 (0.91%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.91%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.91%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.82%) Windows
2 8 (7.27%) Windows Server
2 8 (7.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (5.45%) Unix
4 5 (4.55%) Linux
5 1 (0.91%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (27.27%) Test Automation
2 28 (25.45%) Software Testing
3 27 (24.55%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 18 (16.36%) Automation Testing
6 17 (15.45%) Scrum
7 15 (13.64%) Functional Testing
7 15 (13.64%) Test Scripting
7 15 (13.64%) User Stories
8 14 (12.73%) SDLC
9 13 (11.82%) Project Management
9 13 (11.82%) Web Testing
10 11 (10.00%) Manual Testing
11 10 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (9.09%) E-Commerce
12 9 (8.18%) Time Management
13 8 (7.27%) Data Protection
14 7 (6.36%) Non-Functional Testing
14 7 (6.36%) Stress Testing
14 7 (6.36%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 41 (37.27%) Java
2 24 (21.82%) SQL
3 23 (20.91%) C#
4 22 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 18 (16.36%) Perl
6 8 (7.27%) VBA
7 5 (4.55%) ANSI C
7 5 (4.55%) C
7 5 (4.55%) Ruby
8 4 (3.64%) Python
9 2 (1.82%) Scala
9 2 (1.82%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.91%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 31 (28.18%) Degree
2 25 (22.73%) ISEB
3 21 (19.09%) ISTQB
4 5 (4.55%) HP ASE
4 5 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (2.73%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (1.82%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (1.82%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (40.00%) QA
2 4 (3.64%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (7.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (7.27%) HP SiteScope
1 8 (7.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 8 (7.27%) SCCM
1 8 (7.27%) SCDPM
1 8 (7.27%) SCOM
2 2 (1.82%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.82%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (21.82%) Microsoft
2 19 (17.27%) HP
3 15 (13.64%) Citrix
4 9 (8.18%) Oracle
5 5 (4.55%) SAP
6 4 (3.64%) IBM
7 3 (2.73%) Coverity
7 3 (2.73%) WorldPay
8 2 (1.82%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.82%) Cisco
8 2 (1.82%) Verint
9 1 (0.91%) Agilent
9 1 (0.91%) Arqiva
9 1 (0.91%) TIBCO
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