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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 175 197 228
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +31
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 79 59 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.00% 0.81% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 1.05% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 70 43 32
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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
6222 5621 6663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 78.74% 76.96% 74.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5014 4726 5650
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +29 33 £75,000 +44.23% 1
Cambridgeshire +15 20 £40,000 -8.57% 2
Bedfordshire -13 15 £50,000 +11.11%
Hertfordshire -19 9 £35,250 -21.66% 2
Norfolk +9 1 £37,000 -7.50%
Suffolk +7 1 £32,500 +22.64%
Performance Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 52 (37.14%) QA
2 49 (35.00%) HP
3 45 (32.14%) SQL
4 40 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
5 31 (22.14%) Test Automation
5 31 (22.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 28 (20.00%) .NET
6 28 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 25 (17.86%) Java
8 22 (15.71%) Oracle
8 22 (15.71%) Windows
8 22 (15.71%) Test Scripting
9 20 (14.29%) Software Testing
9 20 (14.29%) Marketing
10 19 (13.57%) ISTQB
10 19 (13.57%) Visual Studio
10 19 (13.57%) Perl
11 18 (12.86%) Scrum
11 18 (12.86%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (12.86%) Degree
12 17 (12.14%) SQL Server
12 17 (12.14%) ISEB
13 15 (10.71%) Web Services
13 15 (10.71%) E-Commerce
13 15 (10.71%) Finance
14 14 (10.00%) MVC
14 14 (10.00%) ASP.NET
14 14 (10.00%) Automated Testing
14 14 (10.00%) Git (software)
14 14 (10.00%) Capacity Planning

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 2 (1.43%) WebLogic
1 2 (1.43%) IIS
2 1 (0.71%) Moodle
Applications
1 11 (7.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.71%) MS Office
2 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.57%) Oracle CRM
1 5 (3.57%) Magento
2 2 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.00%) GitHub
2 6 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.14%) HTTP
2 4 (2.86%) SAN
3 3 (2.14%) Firewall
4 2 (1.43%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (1.43%) NAS
4 2 (1.43%) Cisco IPT
4 2 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.43%) Wireless
5 1 (0.71%) 3G
5 1 (0.71%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.71%) DNS
5 1 (0.71%) SSL
5 1 (0.71%) FTP
5 1 (0.71%) IPv4
5 1 (0.71%) 2G
5 1 (0.71%) VLAN
5 1 (0.71%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.43%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.43%) Big Data
3 2 (1.43%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (1.43%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (13.57%) Visual Studio
2 14 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 12 (8.57%) JIRA
3 12 (8.57%) Selenium
4 11 (7.86%) LoadRunner
5 7 (5.00%) Jasmine
6 6 (4.29%) QuickTest Pro
7 4 (2.86%) Fiddler
7 4 (2.86%) JMeter
8 3 (2.14%) JUnit
8 3 (2.14%) NUnit
8 3 (2.14%) Visual Studio Team System
8 3 (2.14%) Hudson
9 2 (1.43%) Facilita Forecast
9 2 (1.43%) Rational Performance Tester
10 1 (0.71%) TestDirector
10 1 (0.71%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.71%) WatiN
10 1 (0.71%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.71%) Selenium IDE
General
1 20 (14.29%) Marketing
2 15 (10.71%) Finance
3 8 (5.71%) Front Office
4 2 (1.43%) Banking
4 2 (1.43%) Electronics
4 2 (1.43%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.43%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.71%) Publishing
5 1 (0.71%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 51 (36.43%) Test Manager
2 39 (27.86%) Performance Manager
3 35 (25.00%) Performance Test Manager
4 27 (19.29%) Analyst
5 21 (15.00%) Test Analyst
6 14 (10.00%) Architect
7 13 (9.29%) Test Engineer
8 10 (7.14%) Software Engineer
9 9 (6.43%) Tester
10 8 (5.71%) Lead Architect
10 8 (5.71%) Lead Technical Architect
10 8 (5.71%) Technical Architect
11 7 (5.00%) Performance Engineer
11 7 (5.00%) Capacity Planning Engineer
12 6 (4.29%) Capacity Analyst
12 6 (4.29%) Performance Analyst
12 6 (4.29%) Senior Manager
13 5 (3.57%) Senior Software Engineer
13 5 (3.57%) C# Software Engineer
13 5 (3.57%) Senior C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (20.00%) .NET
2 15 (10.71%) Web Services
3 14 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 9 (6.43%) XML
5 8 (5.71%) WCF
5 8 (5.71%) HTML
5 8 (5.71%) CSS
6 7 (5.00%) Ajax
6 7 (5.00%) JSON
6 7 (5.00%) jQuery
6 7 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
6 7 (5.00%) Backbone.js
6 7 (5.00%) CSS3
6 7 (5.00%) HTML5
7 2 (1.43%) REST
7 2 (1.43%) J2EE
8 1 (0.71%) Middleware
8 1 (0.71%) WinForms
8 1 (0.71%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (4.29%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.86%) Replication
5 3 (2.14%) iPhone
6 2 (1.43%) Open Source
6 2 (1.43%) Life Science
6 2 (1.43%) Chemistry
6 2 (1.43%) Biology
6 2 (1.43%) DTV
7 1 (0.71%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.71%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.71%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (15.71%) Windows
2 10 (7.14%) Linux
3 9 (6.43%) UNIX
4 6 (4.29%) Solaris
5 5 (3.57%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.43%) Android
7 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (22.14%) Test Automation
1 31 (22.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 22 (15.71%) Test Scripting
3 20 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 18 (12.86%) Scrum
4 18 (12.86%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (10.71%) E-Commerce
6 14 (10.00%) MVC
6 14 (10.00%) Automated Testing
6 14 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
6 14 (10.00%) Test Strategy
7 13 (9.29%) TDD
8 12 (8.57%) OO
8 12 (8.57%) Agile Testing
8 12 (8.57%) Test Management
9 11 (7.86%) Regression Testing
10 9 (6.43%) Web Testing
10 9 (6.43%) Security Testing
10 9 (6.43%) Performance Monitoring
11 7 (5.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 45 (32.14%) SQL
2 25 (17.86%) Java
3 19 (13.57%) Perl
4 11 (7.86%) Python
4 11 (7.86%) JavaScript
4 11 (7.86%) C#
4 11 (7.86%) Shell Script
5 9 (6.43%) PHP
6 7 (5.00%) PL/SQL
7 6 (4.29%) Korn
7 6 (4.29%) AWK
7 6 (4.29%) VBA
8 3 (2.14%) Scala
9 2 (1.43%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.43%) Assembly Language
10 1 (0.71%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (13.57%) ISTQB
2 18 (12.86%) Degree
3 17 (12.14%) ISEB
4 6 (4.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (2.14%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.14%) CCIE
5 3 (2.14%) CCNP
6 2 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.43%) IBM Certification
7 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.71%) MCSE
7 1 (0.71%) MCSA
7 1 (0.71%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (37.14%) QA
2 8 (5.71%) SLA
3 5 (3.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.14%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.14%) SRDF
2 3 (2.14%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 2 (1.43%) NFS
4 1 (0.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 40 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.14%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.43%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 49 (35.00%) HP
2 28 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 22 (15.71%) Oracle
4 10 (7.14%) SAP
5 7 (5.00%) Sybase
6 5 (3.57%) Cisco
6 5 (3.57%) JD Edwards
7 4 (2.86%) VMware
8 3 (2.14%) EMC
8 3 (2.14%) NetApp
8 3 (2.14%) Hitachi
8 3 (2.14%) IBM
9 2 (1.43%) SOASTA, Inc
9 2 (1.43%) VocaLink
9 2 (1.43%) Atmel
9 2 (1.43%) Fujitsu
9 2 (1.43%) Brocade
9 2 (1.43%) Sun
9 2 (1.43%) BEA
10 1 (0.71%) Google
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