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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 210 240 209
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -31
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 35 44 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.54% 0.57% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.67% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 26 36 57
Median salary £40,500 £45,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £35,000 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £86,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
5576 6523 6899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 85.85% 84.22% 82.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4710 5391 5683
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 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +3 19 £40,500 -2.99% 1
Essex +17 9 £32,500 -
Hertfordshire +19 3 £45,000 -20.00%
Bedfordshire +8 2 £40,000 -53.48% 1
Suffolk +5 2 £45,000 +20.00%
Performance Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 40 (39.60%) Finance
2 39 (38.61%) QA
3 38 (37.62%) Java
4 30 (29.70%) Web Services
5 29 (28.71%) Software Testing
6 28 (27.72%) Degree
6 28 (27.72%) Test Automation
7 27 (26.73%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (24.75%) ISEB
8 25 (24.75%) Selenium
8 25 (24.75%) Analytical Skills
9 24 (23.76%) SQL
10 23 (22.77%) LoadRunner
11 21 (20.79%) Microsoft
11 21 (20.79%) JavaScript
11 21 (20.79%) ISTQB
11 21 (20.79%) Test Strategy
12 20 (19.80%) Perl
13 19 (18.81%) HP
14 18 (17.82%) HTTP
14 18 (17.82%) C#
14 18 (17.82%) JIRA
15 16 (15.84%) Scrum
15 16 (15.84%) Automation Testing
16 15 (14.85%) Functional Testing
16 15 (14.85%) Citrix
16 15 (14.85%) Computer Science
17 14 (13.86%) Windows
18 13 (12.87%) REST
18 13 (12.87%) SDLC

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 (3.96%) Tomcat
1 4 (3.96%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (12.87%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 18 (17.82%) HTTP
2 8 (7.92%) Firewall
2 8 (7.92%) iSCSI
3 1 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.92%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (5.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (24.75%) Selenium
2 23 (22.77%) LoadRunner
3 18 (17.82%) JIRA
4 12 (11.88%) Cucumber
4 12 (11.88%) JMeter
5 10 (9.90%) Hudson
6 9 (8.91%) Jenkins
6 9 (8.91%) SoapUI
7 8 (7.92%) Git (software)
8 7 (6.93%) Subversion
9 6 (5.94%) HP UFT
9 6 (5.94%) Visual Studio
9 6 (5.94%) WebDriver
10 5 (4.95%) SpecFlow
11 4 (3.96%) Capybara
11 4 (3.96%) Fiddler
11 4 (3.96%) JBehave
11 4 (3.96%) Ranorex
11 4 (3.96%) RSpec
11 4 (3.96%) WATIR
General
1 40 (39.60%) Finance
2 12 (11.88%) Banking
3 8 (7.92%) Financial Institution
4 7 (6.93%) Games
5 6 (5.94%) Marketing
6 5 (4.95%) Telecoms
7 4 (3.96%) Retail
8 3 (2.97%) Publishing
9 2 (1.98%) Advertising
10 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (26.73%) Test Engineer
2 16 (15.84%) Analyst
3 15 (14.85%) Software Test Engineer
4 14 (13.86%) Test Automation Engineer
5 13 (12.87%) Tester
6 11 (10.89%) Test Analyst
7 10 (9.90%) Java Engineer
8 9 (8.91%) Web Engineer
9 8 (7.92%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (7.92%) Administrator
9 8 (7.92%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (4.95%) Consultant
10 5 (4.95%) Developer
10 5 (4.95%) Performance Analyst
10 5 (4.95%) Performance Tester
10 5 (4.95%) QA Analyst
10 5 (4.95%) QA Test Analyst
10 5 (4.95%) QA Tester
10 5 (4.95%) Test Consultant
10 5 (4.95%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (29.70%) Web Services
2 13 (12.87%) .NET
2 13 (12.87%) HTML
2 13 (12.87%) REST
3 10 (9.90%) XML
4 9 (8.91%) SOAP
5 8 (7.92%) ASP.NET
6 6 (5.94%) CSS
7 4 (3.96%) Ajax
7 4 (3.96%) Natural Language Processing
7 4 (3.96%) RESTful
8 3 (2.97%) J2EE
9 2 (1.98%) CSS3
9 2 (1.98%) JSON
10 1 (0.99%) FIX Protocol
10 1 (0.99%) JMS
10 1 (0.99%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 25 (24.75%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (14.85%) Computer Science
3 10 (9.90%) Replication
4 8 (7.92%) Clustering
5 5 (4.95%) NHS
6 4 (3.96%) Life Science
7 3 (2.97%) Fintech
7 3 (2.97%) Online Games
7 3 (2.97%) Statistics
8 2 (1.98%) IVR
9 1 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.99%) MMIC
9 1 (0.99%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.99%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.86%) Windows
2 8 (7.92%) Windows Server
2 8 (7.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (5.94%) Unix
4 5 (4.95%) Linux
5 1 (0.99%) Android
5 1 (0.99%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.99%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (28.71%) Software Testing
2 28 (27.72%) Test Automation
3 27 (26.73%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (20.79%) Test Strategy
5 16 (15.84%) Automation Testing
5 16 (15.84%) Scrum
6 15 (14.85%) Functional Testing
7 13 (12.87%) SDLC
8 12 (11.88%) Test Scripting
8 12 (11.88%) User Stories
9 11 (10.89%) E-Commerce
9 11 (10.89%) Project Management
9 11 (10.89%) Web Testing
10 9 (8.91%) Manual Testing
10 9 (8.91%) Time Management
11 8 (7.92%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (7.92%) Data Protection
12 7 (6.93%) Non-Functional Testing
12 7 (6.93%) Stress Testing
13 6 (5.94%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 38 (37.62%) Java
2 24 (23.76%) SQL
3 21 (20.79%) JavaScript
4 20 (19.80%) Perl
5 18 (17.82%) C#
6 8 (7.92%) VBA
7 6 (5.94%) Ruby
8 5 (4.95%) ANSI C
8 5 (4.95%) C
8 5 (4.95%) Python
9 2 (1.98%) Scala
9 2 (1.98%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.99%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 28 (27.72%) Degree
2 25 (24.75%) ISEB
3 21 (20.79%) ISTQB
4 6 (5.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (4.95%) HP ASE
6 3 (2.97%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (1.98%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (1.98%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (38.61%) QA
2 4 (3.96%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (7.92%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (7.92%) HP SiteScope
1 8 (7.92%) Microsoft Clustering
1 8 (7.92%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 8 (7.92%) SCCM
1 8 (7.92%) SCDPM
1 8 (7.92%) SCOM
2 2 (1.98%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.98%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (1.98%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (20.79%) Microsoft
2 19 (18.81%) HP
3 15 (14.85%) Citrix
4 9 (8.91%) Oracle
5 5 (4.95%) SAP
6 4 (3.96%) IBM
7 3 (2.97%) Coverity
7 3 (2.97%) WorldPay
8 2 (1.98%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.98%) Cisco
8 2 (1.98%) Verint
9 1 (0.99%) Agilent
9 1 (0.99%) Arqiva
9 1 (0.99%) TIBCO
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