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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Testing
England / East of England
Rank 181 201 207
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +6
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 61 60 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.04% 0.87% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 1.01% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 43 55 42
Median salary £37,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.10% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £72,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £40,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.87% -10.00%

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
5114 5912 6131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 87.40% 85.81% 84.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4205 4867 4905
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 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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 19 January 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 19 January 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 +28 28 £22,500 -43.75% 1
Essex +25 18 £40,000 -8.57%
Bedfordshire +15 8 £62,500 -13.19%
Norfolk - 4 £37,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire -20 3 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Performance Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 46 (35.38%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (34.62%) SQL
3 40 (30.77%) Java
4 36 (27.69%) Finance
5 34 (26.15%) LoadRunner
6 33 (25.38%) C#
7 32 (24.62%) HP
8 31 (23.85%) SQL Server
9 30 (23.08%) Non-Functional Testing
10 29 (22.31%) Software Testing
10 29 (22.31%) Test Automation
11 28 (21.54%) Analytics
12 26 (20.00%) Degree
12 26 (20.00%) Microsoft
13 23 (17.69%) Computer Science
13 23 (17.69%) QA
13 23 (17.69%) Big Data
14 20 (15.38%) Data Analytics
14 20 (15.38%) Functional Testing
15 19 (14.62%) Test Planning
15 19 (14.62%) Selenium
15 19 (14.62%) ISTQB
15 19 (14.62%) Test Scripting
15 19 (14.62%) Oracle
16 18 (13.85%) WebLogic
16 18 (13.85%) JMeter
17 17 (13.08%) ISEB
18 16 (12.31%) Scalability Testing
18 16 (12.31%) Stress Testing
18 16 (12.31%) Process Improvement

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 18 (13.85%) WebLogic
2 7 (5.38%) WebSphere
3 5 (3.85%) Confluence
4 3 (2.31%) CMS
4 3 (2.31%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (6.92%) MS Excel
1 9 (6.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (8.46%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.85%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.54%) HTTP
2 1 (0.77%) DHCP
2 1 (0.77%) DNS
2 1 (0.77%) Internet
2 1 (0.77%) SSL
2 1 (0.77%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.77%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (23.85%) SQL Server
2 23 (17.69%) Big Data
3 7 (5.38%) Oracle Database
4 6 (4.62%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (3.85%) MySQL
6 2 (1.54%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.77%) DB2
7 1 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 34 (26.15%) LoadRunner
2 19 (14.62%) Selenium
3 18 (13.85%) JMeter
4 15 (11.54%) NUnit
5 13 (10.00%) Rhino Mocks
6 12 (9.23%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (7.69%) SoapUI
8 9 (6.92%) Ranorex
8 9 (6.92%) WebDriver
9 8 (6.15%) JIRA
10 7 (5.38%) Git (software)
10 7 (5.38%) Jenkins
11 4 (3.08%) Visual Studio
12 3 (2.31%) Grunt
12 3 (2.31%) HP UFT
13 2 (1.54%) Appium
13 2 (1.54%) Capybara
13 2 (1.54%) Cucumber
13 2 (1.54%) SpecFlow
13 2 (1.54%) WATIR
General
1 36 (27.69%) Finance
2 11 (8.46%) Marketing
3 6 (4.62%) Automotive
4 5 (3.85%) Banking
4 5 (3.85%) Games
4 5 (3.85%) Publishing
5 4 (3.08%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.54%) Law
6 2 (1.54%) Legal
6 2 (1.54%) Retail
7 1 (0.77%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 44 (33.85%) Analyst
2 37 (28.46%) Test Analyst
3 30 (23.08%) Tester
4 23 (17.69%) Software Tester
5 18 (13.85%) Test Leader
6 16 (12.31%) Architect
6 16 (12.31%) Developer
6 16 (12.31%) Solutions Architect
7 14 (10.77%) Performance Analyst
8 12 (9.23%) Test Manager
9 11 (8.46%) Developer in Test
10 8 (6.15%) Performance Manager
10 8 (6.15%) Performance Test Analyst
10 8 (6.15%) Performance Test Manager
10 8 (6.15%) Software Analyst
10 8 (6.15%) Software Test Analyst
10 8 (6.15%) Technical Manager
11 7 (5.38%) Software Developer
12 6 (4.62%) QA Analyst
12 6 (4.62%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.77%) Web Services
2 12 (9.23%) .NET
3 10 (7.69%) SOAP
4 6 (4.62%) REST
5 5 (3.85%) CSS
5 5 (3.85%) Gherkin
5 5 (3.85%) HTML
6 3 (2.31%) AngularJS
6 3 (2.31%) ASP.NET
6 3 (2.31%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (2.31%) Middleware
6 3 (2.31%) Sass
6 3 (2.31%) SignalR
6 3 (2.31%) WebSockets
7 2 (1.54%) RESTful
7 2 (1.54%) WPF
8 1 (0.77%) Django
8 1 (0.77%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.69%) Computer Science
2 15 (11.54%) Mathematics
3 11 (8.46%) Algorithms
3 11 (8.46%) Statistics
4 10 (7.69%) Management Information System
5 7 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (5.38%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (3.85%) Digital Media
6 5 (3.85%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.54%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.77%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.77%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.62%) Unix
2 4 (3.08%) Linux
3 3 (2.31%) Windows
4 1 (0.77%) AIX
4 1 (0.77%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (35.38%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (23.08%) Non-Functional Testing
3 29 (22.31%) Software Testing
3 29 (22.31%) Test Automation
4 28 (21.54%) Analytics
5 20 (15.38%) Data Analytics
5 20 (15.38%) Functional Testing
6 19 (14.62%) Test Planning
6 19 (14.62%) Test Scripting
7 16 (12.31%) Process Improvement
7 16 (12.31%) Scalability Testing
7 16 (12.31%) Stress Testing
7 16 (12.31%) Test Strategy
8 15 (11.54%) Automation Testing
8 15 (11.54%) Software Engineering
8 15 (11.54%) Unit Testing
8 15 (11.54%) User Stories
9 13 (10.00%) CRM
9 13 (10.00%) Scrum
10 12 (9.23%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 45 (34.62%) SQL
2 40 (30.77%) Java
3 33 (25.38%) C#
4 14 (10.77%) Perl
5 13 (10.00%) Python
6 7 (5.38%) Shell Script
7 6 (4.62%) AWK
7 6 (4.62%) C++
8 5 (3.85%) JavaScript
8 5 (3.85%) VBA
9 4 (3.08%) VBScript
10 3 (2.31%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.31%) C
10 3 (2.31%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (20.00%) Degree
2 19 (14.62%) ISTQB
3 17 (13.08%) ISEB
4 4 (3.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.77%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.77%) MCSA
5 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (17.69%) QA
2 1 (0.77%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.77%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (3.85%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 32 (24.62%) HP
2 26 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 19 (14.62%) Oracle
4 7 (5.38%) Citrix
5 6 (4.62%) Sun
6 5 (3.85%) SAP
7 2 (1.54%) TOWER Software
8 1 (0.77%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.77%) Trillium
8 1 (0.77%) VocaLink
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Norfolk
Tec Partners
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Harleston, Norfolk
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: £32k to £42k + 7.5% + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Peterborough
BGL Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago