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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 191 218 215
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -3
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 56 44 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.90% 0.60% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 0.71% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 48 32 48
Median salary £55,000 £41,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £30,125 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,300 £87,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
5397 6221 6376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 86.57% 85.08% 83.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4454 5239 5101
Median salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £67,500 £67,500
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 29 September 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 29 September 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
Hertfordshire +27 21 £55,000 -37.14% 4
Cambridgeshire +17 18 £55,000 +46.66% 8
Essex +16 11 £57,500 - 2
Bedfordshire +19 4 £37,500 -37.50% 2
Suffolk -13 1 - -
Norfolk - 1 £38,000 -
Performance Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 46 (52.27%) Java
1 46 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (42.05%) Finance
3 35 (39.77%) C#
4 34 (38.64%) SQL
5 32 (36.36%) Degree
6 28 (31.82%) LoadRunner
7 27 (30.68%) Microsoft
7 27 (30.68%) SQL Server
7 27 (30.68%) Computer Science
8 26 (29.55%) HP
9 24 (27.27%) Test Automation
10 20 (22.73%) .NET
10 20 (22.73%) Scrum
11 19 (21.59%) QA
12 18 (20.45%) HP Quality Center
12 18 (20.45%) User Stories
12 18 (20.45%) Software Testing
13 17 (19.32%) Software Engineering
13 17 (19.32%) ISEB
14 16 (18.18%) Perl
14 16 (18.18%) ISTQB
14 16 (18.18%) NUnit
14 16 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
14 16 (18.18%) Rhino Mocks
14 16 (18.18%) Mathematics
14 16 (18.18%) Unit Testing
15 15 (17.05%) Test Scripting
15 15 (17.05%) Analytics
15 15 (17.05%) 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 14 (15.91%) WebLogic
2 7 (7.95%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.41%) CMS
3 3 (3.41%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.95%) HTTP
2 3 (3.41%) Firewall
2 3 (3.41%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.14%) DHCP
3 1 (1.14%) DNS
3 1 (1.14%) SSL
3 1 (1.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.14%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (30.68%) SQL Server
2 13 (14.77%) Big Data
3 5 (5.68%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.55%) MySQL
4 4 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.14%) DB2
7 1 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 28 (31.82%) LoadRunner
2 16 (18.18%) NUnit
2 16 (18.18%) Rhino Mocks
3 14 (15.91%) Selenium
4 12 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (12.50%) Ranorex
6 9 (10.23%) Cucumber
6 9 (10.23%) SoapUI
7 8 (9.09%) Jenkins
7 8 (9.09%) JIRA
7 8 (9.09%) JMeter
7 8 (9.09%) Visual Studio
8 6 (6.82%) Git (software)
9 5 (5.68%) Capybara
9 5 (5.68%) SpecFlow
9 5 (5.68%) WATIR
10 3 (3.41%) Gatling
10 3 (3.41%) Grunt
10 3 (3.41%) JUnit
10 3 (3.41%) WebDriver
General
1 37 (42.05%) Finance
2 7 (7.95%) Banking
3 5 (5.68%) Marketing
4 4 (4.55%) Games
5 3 (3.41%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.41%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.27%) Advertising
7 1 (1.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (26.14%) Analyst
2 20 (22.73%) Developer
3 19 (21.59%) Test Analyst
4 16 (18.18%) Developer in Test
5 14 (15.91%) Test Leader
6 13 (14.77%) Test Engineer
7 8 (9.09%) Software Test Engineer
8 7 (7.95%) Software Developer
8 7 (7.95%) Tester
9 6 (6.82%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
9 6 (6.82%) LoadRunner Tester
9 6 (6.82%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
9 6 (6.82%) Performance Analyst
9 6 (6.82%) Performance Tester
10 4 (4.55%) Java Engineer
10 4 (4.55%) Selenium Test Analyst
10 4 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (4.55%) Senior Performance Tester
10 4 (4.55%) Senior Tester
10 4 (4.55%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (22.73%) .NET
2 15 (17.05%) Web Services
3 13 (14.77%) SOAP
4 10 (11.36%) REST
5 6 (6.82%) ASP.NET
6 5 (5.68%) RESTful
7 4 (4.55%) Gherkin
7 4 (4.55%) Middleware
7 4 (4.55%) XML
8 3 (3.41%) AngularJS
8 3 (3.41%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (3.41%) CSS
8 3 (3.41%) HTML
8 3 (3.41%) Sass
8 3 (3.41%) SignalR
8 3 (3.41%) WebSockets
9 2 (2.27%) CSS3
9 2 (2.27%) JSON
9 2 (2.27%) Natural Language Processing
10 1 (1.14%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (30.68%) Computer Science
2 16 (18.18%) Mathematics
3 15 (17.05%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (13.64%) Management Information System
5 11 (12.50%) Algorithms
5 11 (12.50%) Statistics
6 7 (7.95%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (3.41%) Clustering
7 3 (3.41%) Online Games
8 2 (2.27%) Life Science
9 1 (1.14%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.09%) Windows
2 7 (7.95%) Unix
3 3 (3.41%) Linux
3 3 (3.41%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.14%) AIX
4 1 (1.14%) Android
4 1 (1.14%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.14%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (27.27%) Test Automation
3 20 (22.73%) Scrum
4 18 (20.45%) Software Testing
4 18 (20.45%) User Stories
5 17 (19.32%) Software Engineering
6 16 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
6 16 (18.18%) Unit Testing
7 15 (17.05%) Analytics
7 15 (17.05%) Test Scripting
8 14 (15.91%) Test Planning
9 13 (14.77%) Test Strategy
10 12 (13.64%) Data Analytics
10 12 (13.64%) Release Management
11 11 (12.50%) Big Data Analytics
11 11 (12.50%) Defect Management
11 11 (12.50%) SDLC
11 11 (12.50%) Security Testing
12 10 (11.36%) Automation Testing
13 9 (10.23%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 46 (52.27%) Java
2 35 (39.77%) C#
3 34 (38.64%) SQL
4 16 (18.18%) Perl
5 10 (11.36%) Python
6 8 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 8 (9.09%) VBA
7 7 (7.95%) Ruby
7 7 (7.95%) Shell Script
8 5 (5.68%) C++
9 4 (4.55%) AWK
9 4 (4.55%) VBScript
10 3 (3.41%) TypeScript
11 2 (2.27%) Scala
Qualifications
1 32 (36.36%) Degree
2 17 (19.32%) ISEB
3 16 (18.18%) ISTQB
4 4 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (3.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 3 (3.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.14%) MCSA
6 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (21.59%) QA
2 2 (2.27%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (3.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 18 (20.45%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (9.09%) HP SiteScope
3 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (3.41%) SCCM
3 3 (3.41%) SCDPM
3 3 (3.41%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (30.68%) Microsoft
2 26 (29.55%) HP
3 15 (17.05%) Oracle
4 9 (10.23%) Citrix
5 4 (4.55%) Sun
6 2 (2.27%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.14%) Cognizant
7 1 (1.14%) Trillium
7 1 (1.14%) VocaLink
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £competitive + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
South Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £competitive + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Peterborough
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + learn Load Testing
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Computer People
Salary: £55000.00 - £62000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Borehamwood
Hamilton Fraser
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough
BGL Group
Salary: Competitive + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
comparethemarket.com
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 19 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
BGL Group
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Manpower
Posted: 6 days ago