The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 212 218 227
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +9
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 70 40 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.82% 0.47% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 0.63% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 55 25 37
Average salary £57,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £34,000 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,500 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6605 6381 6708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 77.24% 75.68% 73.02%
Number of salaries quoted 5432 5495 5580
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Performance Testing
England

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Essex +10 29 £75,000 +120.58%
Cambridgeshire +20 27 £50,000 +33.33%
Hertfordshire -7 5 £35,000 -22.22%
Bedfordshire - 4 £37,500 - 1
Norfolk +4 3 £40,000 -
Suffolk +1 2 £23,000 +2.22%
Performance Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 41 (36.94%) SQL
2 40 (36.04%) Test Automation
3 36 (32.43%) HP Quality Center
4 33 (29.73%) ISTQB
5 31 (27.93%) Java
6 30 (27.03%) Degree
7 29 (26.13%) HP
8 27 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (24.32%) ISEB
9 26 (23.42%) QA
10 25 (22.52%) Software Testing
11 21 (18.92%) E-Commerce
11 21 (18.92%) .NET
12 20 (18.02%) SQL Server
13 19 (17.12%) Finance
13 19 (17.12%) Scrum
14 18 (16.22%) OO
14 18 (16.22%) Git (software)
14 18 (16.22%) Security Testing
15 16 (14.41%) Ajax
15 16 (14.41%) Web Services
15 16 (14.41%) XML
15 16 (14.41%) Stakeholder Management
15 16 (14.41%) TDD
15 16 (14.41%) Software Engineering
16 15 (13.51%) JavaScript
16 15 (13.51%) Computer Science
17 14 (12.61%) Unit Testing
17 14 (12.61%) Test Scripting
17 14 (12.61%) LoadRunner

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 4 (3.60%) Tomcat
1 4 (3.60%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (3.60%) WebLogic
1 4 (3.60%) IIS
1 4 (3.60%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.90%) MS Project
2 1 (0.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.60%) Oracle CRM
1 4 (3.60%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.01%) GitHub
2 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.81%) HTTP
2 5 (4.50%) Internet
3 4 (3.60%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (3.60%) Wireless
4 3 (2.70%) SAN
5 2 (1.80%) LAN
6 1 (0.90%) STUN
6 1 (0.90%) X.509
6 1 (0.90%) SSL
6 1 (0.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (18.02%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.91%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (3.60%) DB2
3 4 (3.60%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.80%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.90%) Big Data
5 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (16.22%) Git (software)
2 14 (12.61%) LoadRunner
3 12 (10.81%) QuickTest Pro
4 10 (9.01%) Jasmine
5 9 (8.11%) JMeter
6 8 (7.21%) JIRA
7 7 (6.31%) Selenium
8 4 (3.60%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.80%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.90%) Hudson
10 1 (0.90%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.90%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.90%) Facilita Forecast
10 1 (0.90%) Fiddler
10 1 (0.90%) MyEclipse
10 1 (0.90%) Rational Performance Tester
10 1 (0.90%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.90%) XMLSpy
10 1 (0.90%) TestDirector
General
1 19 (17.12%) Finance
2 5 (4.50%) Marketing
3 4 (3.60%) Local Government
4 1 (0.90%) International Banking
4 1 (0.90%) Banking
4 1 (0.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (25.23%) Test Manager
2 25 (22.52%) Performance Manager
3 21 (18.92%) Software Engineer
4 19 (17.12%) Analyst
5 18 (16.22%) Test Analyst
6 16 (14.41%) Performance Test Manager
7 13 (11.71%) Test Engineer
8 11 (9.91%) Tester
8 11 (9.91%) Senior Analyst
8 11 (9.91%) Senior Test Analyst
9 10 (9.01%) C# Software Engineer
9 10 (9.01%) Senior Software Engineer
9 10 (9.01%) Senior C# Software Engineer
10 9 (8.11%) Testing Manager
10 9 (8.11%) Senior Tester
11 8 (7.21%) Software Tester
12 7 (6.31%) Software Test Analyst
12 7 (6.31%) Senior Software Test Analyst
12 7 (6.31%) Test Leader
12 7 (6.31%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (18.92%) .NET
2 16 (14.41%) Ajax
2 16 (14.41%) Web Services
2 16 (14.41%) XML
3 12 (10.81%) HTML
3 12 (10.81%) ASP.NET
3 12 (10.81%) jQuery
4 11 (9.91%) WCF
4 11 (9.91%) HTML5
4 11 (9.91%) CSS
5 10 (9.01%) CSS3
5 10 (9.01%) Backbone.js
5 10 (9.01%) KnockoutJS
5 10 (9.01%) JSON
6 4 (3.60%) JSP
6 4 (3.60%) Struts
6 4 (3.60%) J2EE
6 4 (3.60%) JSF
7 3 (2.70%) EJB
8 1 (0.90%) ICEfaces
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.51%) Computer Science
2 11 (9.91%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (5.41%) Clustering
3 6 (5.41%) Social Media
4 5 (4.50%) Replication
5 4 (3.60%) Wiki
6 3 (2.70%) Open Source
7 2 (1.80%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.90%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.90%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.90%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.71%) UNIX
2 9 (8.11%) Linux
3 7 (6.31%) Windows
4 4 (3.60%) AIX
4 4 (3.60%) Solaris
4 4 (3.60%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.60%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (1.80%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (36.04%) Test Automation
2 27 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (22.52%) Software Testing
4 21 (18.92%) E-Commerce
5 19 (17.12%) Scrum
6 18 (16.22%) OO
6 18 (16.22%) Security Testing
7 16 (14.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (14.41%) TDD
7 16 (14.41%) Software Engineering
8 14 (12.61%) Unit Testing
8 14 (12.61%) Test Scripting
9 12 (10.81%) MVC
9 12 (10.81%) Test Management
10 11 (9.91%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (9.91%) Test Strategy
10 11 (9.91%) SOA
11 10 (9.01%) Load Testing
12 9 (8.11%) Capacity Planning
12 9 (8.11%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (36.94%) SQL
2 31 (27.93%) Java
3 15 (13.51%) JavaScript
4 13 (11.71%) C#
5 8 (7.21%) Python
6 4 (3.60%) Perl
6 4 (3.60%) PHP
7 2 (1.80%) Assembly Language
8 1 (0.90%) C++
Qualifications
1 33 (29.73%) ISTQB
2 30 (27.03%) Degree
3 27 (24.32%) ISEB
4 1 (0.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (23.42%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.90%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.90%) SRDF
1 1 (0.90%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 36 (32.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (26.13%) HP
2 12 (10.81%) Oracle
3 9 (8.11%) Microsoft
4 7 (6.31%) Sybase
5 5 (4.50%) SAP
6 4 (3.60%) JBoss
6 4 (3.60%) Sun
6 4 (3.60%) JD Edwards
6 4 (3.60%) Atlassian
7 3 (2.70%) Google
8 2 (1.80%) Atmel
9 1 (0.90%) SOASTA, Inc
9 1 (0.90%) Sunopsis
9 1 (0.90%) VMware
9 1 (0.90%) NetApp
9 1 (0.90%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.90%) EMC
9 1 (0.90%) Hitachi
9 1 (0.90%) IBM
Luton, London, South East, UK
easyJet
Salary: £Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 17 days ago