The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 92 93 96
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 1 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.080% 0.66% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.088% 0.76% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 4
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £44,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.12% +18.66%
Performance Testing
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1138 1180 1216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 90.53% 86.70% 86.18%
Number of salaries quoted 766 732 798
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Edinburgh region.

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 9 (64.29%) ISEB
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Software Testing
2 8 (57.14%) JIRA
2 8 (57.14%) Waterfall
2 8 (57.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 7 (50.00%) SDLC
3 7 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 7 (50.00%) QA
3 7 (50.00%) Selenium
3 7 (50.00%) Android
3 7 (50.00%) Test Management
3 7 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (50.00%) HP UFT
4 6 (42.86%) Test Scripting
5 4 (28.57%) Test Strategy
5 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
6 3 (21.43%) Coaching
6 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Asset Management
6 3 (21.43%) Degree
6 3 (21.43%) Finance
7 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
7 2 (14.29%) TDD
7 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
7 2 (14.29%) BDD
8 1 (7.14%) REST
8 1 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Jasmine

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) JIRA
2 7 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 7 (50.00%) Selenium
3 1 (7.14%) Jasmine
3 1 (7.14%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (7.14%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) QA Leader
1 7 (50.00%) Test Leader
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Performance Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Performance Test Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Trainee
3 2 (14.29%) Trainee Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) REST
1 1 (7.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Android
1 7 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Software Testing
2 8 (57.14%) Waterfall
3 7 (50.00%) SDLC
3 7 (50.00%) Test Management
4 6 (42.86%) Test Scripting
5 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 4 (28.57%) Test Strategy
6 3 (21.43%) Asset Management
6 3 (21.43%) Coaching
6 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
7 2 (14.29%) BDD
7 2 (14.29%) TDD
8 1 (7.14%) Information Assurance
8 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (7.14%) Security Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
8 1 (7.14%) V-Model
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) ISEB
2 8 (57.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (21.43%) Degree
4 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
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