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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Testing
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 87 - 94
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 3 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.28% - 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% - 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 10
Median salary £57,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%

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
987 1134 1173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 91.14% 91.60% 88.26%
Number of salaries quoted 626 769 784
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh 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 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 16 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) TDD
2 8 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (50.00%) BDD
2 8 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 7 (43.75%) Banking
3 7 (43.75%) Test Scripting
4 6 (37.50%) JIRA
4 6 (37.50%) Finance
4 6 (37.50%) Java
4 6 (37.50%) SOAP
4 6 (37.50%) Mentoring
4 6 (37.50%) Karma Test Runner
4 6 (37.50%) API Testing
4 6 (37.50%) Manual Testing
4 6 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 6 (37.50%) REST
4 6 (37.50%) Jasmine
5 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (31.25%) Performance Engineering
5 5 (31.25%) Python
5 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
5 5 (31.25%) Games
6 4 (25.00%) Selenium
6 4 (25.00%) SDLC
7 3 (18.75%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 3 (18.75%) High Availability
7 3 (18.75%) Microservices
7 3 (18.75%) QA
7 3 (18.75%) Test Management

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Jasmine
1 6 (37.50%) JIRA
1 6 (37.50%) Karma Test Runner
2 4 (25.00%) Selenium
3 3 (18.75%) LoadRunner
4 2 (12.50%) SonarQube
General
1 7 (43.75%) Banking
2 6 (37.50%) Finance
3 5 (31.25%) Games
3 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Performance Tester
2 5 (31.25%) Tester
3 4 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Test Leader
4 3 (18.75%) Automation Test Lead
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Test Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) QA Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Quality Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Software Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Software QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) REST
1 6 (37.50%) SOAP
2 1 (6.25%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) BDD
2 8 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 8 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (50.00%) TDD
3 7 (43.75%) Test Scripting
4 6 (37.50%) API Testing
4 6 (37.50%) Manual Testing
4 6 (37.50%) Mentoring
4 6 (37.50%) Test Automation
5 5 (31.25%) Performance Engineering
6 4 (25.00%) SDLC
7 3 (18.75%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 3 (18.75%) High Availability
7 3 (18.75%) Microservices
7 3 (18.75%) Test Management
8 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (12.50%) Load Testing
8 2 (12.50%) Scrum
8 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) C
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) HP SiteScope
1 1 (6.25%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) HP