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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Testing
England / East of England
Rank 210 208 210
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 48 63 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.78% 0.85% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 0.98% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 36 52 51
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £37,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £69,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
5329 6436 6436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 87.10% 87.21% 84.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4351 5089 5150
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017. 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 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 +21 24 £32,500 -18.75%
Cambridgeshire -23 10 £55,000 +25.71% 3
Essex +17 6 £40,000 -33.33%
Bedfordshire +20 4 £62,500 -10.71%
Norfolk - 4 £37,000 -
Performance Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 38 (33.04%) SQL
1 38 (33.04%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (28.70%) Finance
3 31 (26.96%) Java
4 29 (25.22%) C#
5 28 (24.35%) Software Testing
6 27 (23.48%) LoadRunner
7 26 (22.61%) Non-Functional Testing
8 24 (20.87%) HP
9 23 (20.00%) Functional Testing
9 23 (20.00%) QA
10 22 (19.13%) Test Automation
11 21 (18.26%) Analytics
11 21 (18.26%) SQL Server
12 20 (17.39%) Selenium
13 19 (16.52%) Microsoft
14 18 (15.65%) ISTQB
14 18 (15.65%) Degree
15 17 (14.78%) Big Data
16 16 (13.91%) Test Strategy
16 16 (13.91%) Automation Testing
16 16 (13.91%) Stress Testing
16 16 (13.91%) Scalability Testing
16 16 (13.91%) JMeter
17 15 (13.04%) ISEB
17 15 (13.04%) Computer Science
18 14 (12.17%) Process Improvement
18 14 (12.17%) Oracle
19 13 (11.30%) CRM
19 13 (11.30%) Data Analytics

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 11 (9.57%) WebLogic
2 4 (3.48%) Confluence
2 4 (3.48%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.61%) CMS
3 3 (2.61%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.74%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.87%) Apache
5 1 (0.87%) Drupal
5 1 (0.87%) JBoss
5 1 (0.87%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (7.83%) MS Excel
1 9 (7.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (9.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.87%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.35%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.74%) HTTP
1 2 (1.74%) Internet
2 1 (0.87%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (18.26%) SQL Server
2 17 (14.78%) Big Data
3 4 (3.48%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.61%) MySQL
4 3 (2.61%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (1.74%) DB2
5 2 (1.74%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 27 (23.48%) LoadRunner
2 20 (17.39%) Selenium
3 16 (13.91%) JMeter
4 13 (11.30%) WebDriver
5 10 (8.70%) SoapUI
6 9 (7.83%) NUnit
7 8 (6.96%) JIRA
8 6 (5.22%) Git (software)
8 6 (5.22%) Jenkins
8 6 (5.22%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (4.35%) Rhino Mocks
10 3 (2.61%) Grunt
10 3 (2.61%) HP UFT
10 3 (2.61%) Visual Studio
11 2 (1.74%) Appium
11 2 (1.74%) Capybara
11 2 (1.74%) Cucumber
11 2 (1.74%) Ranorex
11 2 (1.74%) SpecFlow
11 2 (1.74%) WATIR
General
1 33 (28.70%) Finance
2 11 (9.57%) Marketing
3 6 (5.22%) Automotive
4 4 (3.48%) Games
4 4 (3.48%) Publishing
5 3 (2.61%) Banking
6 2 (1.74%) Law
6 2 (1.74%) Legal
6 2 (1.74%) Retail
6 2 (1.74%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.87%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 35 (30.43%) Analyst
2 34 (29.57%) Tester
3 29 (25.22%) Test Analyst
4 23 (20.00%) Software Tester
5 16 (13.91%) Architect
5 16 (13.91%) Solutions Architect
6 14 (12.17%) Test Manager
7 12 (10.43%) Performance Analyst
8 11 (9.57%) Developer
8 11 (9.57%) Test Leader
9 8 (6.96%) Performance Manager
9 8 (6.96%) Performance Test Manager
9 8 (6.96%) Software Analyst
9 8 (6.96%) Software Test Analyst
9 8 (6.96%) Technical Manager
9 8 (6.96%) Technical Test Manager
10 6 (5.22%) C# Developer
10 6 (5.22%) Developer in Test
10 6 (5.22%) Performance Tester
10 6 (5.22%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.57%) Web Services
2 8 (6.96%) SOAP
3 5 (4.35%) .NET
4 4 (3.48%) CSS
4 4 (3.48%) HTML
5 3 (2.61%) AngularJS
5 3 (2.61%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.61%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (2.61%) Gherkin
5 3 (2.61%) REST
5 3 (2.61%) Sass
5 3 (2.61%) SignalR
5 3 (2.61%) WebSockets
5 3 (2.61%) WPF
6 2 (1.74%) RESTful
7 1 (0.87%) Django
7 1 (0.87%) J2EE
7 1 (0.87%) Middleware
7 1 (0.87%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.04%) Computer Science
2 7 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.35%) Virtual Team
4 4 (3.48%) Algorithms
4 4 (3.48%) Digital Media
5 3 (2.61%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.61%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.87%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.87%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.35%) Linux
2 4 (3.48%) Windows
3 3 (2.61%) Unix
4 2 (1.74%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (33.04%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (24.35%) Software Testing
3 26 (22.61%) Non-Functional Testing
4 23 (20.00%) Functional Testing
5 22 (19.13%) Test Automation
6 21 (18.26%) Analytics
7 16 (13.91%) Automation Testing
7 16 (13.91%) Scalability Testing
7 16 (13.91%) Stress Testing
7 16 (13.91%) Test Strategy
8 14 (12.17%) Process Improvement
9 13 (11.30%) CRM
9 13 (11.30%) Data Analytics
9 13 (11.30%) Integration Testing
9 13 (11.30%) Test Scripting
10 12 (10.43%) Data Modelling
10 12 (10.43%) Test Planning
10 12 (10.43%) Unit Testing
11 11 (9.57%) Master Data Management
11 11 (9.57%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (33.04%) SQL
2 31 (26.96%) Java
3 29 (25.22%) C#
4 12 (10.43%) Perl
5 9 (7.83%) Python
6 6 (5.22%) AWK
6 6 (5.22%) Shell Script
6 6 (5.22%) VBA
7 5 (4.35%) C++
8 4 (3.48%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.61%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.61%) C
9 3 (2.61%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.74%) Ruby
10 2 (1.74%) VBScript
11 1 (0.87%) PHP
11 1 (0.87%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (15.65%) Degree
1 18 (15.65%) ISTQB
2 15 (13.04%) ISEB
3 2 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.87%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (0.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (0.87%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.87%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.87%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.87%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (5.22%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (4.35%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 24 (20.87%) HP
2 19 (16.52%) Microsoft
3 14 (12.17%) Oracle
4 7 (6.09%) Citrix
5 5 (4.35%) SAP
6 3 (2.61%) Sun
7 2 (1.74%) TOWER Software
8 1 (0.87%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.87%) IBM
8 1 (0.87%) Trillium
8 1 (0.87%) VocaLink
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