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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 84 95 97
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 9 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.74% 0.97% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 1.07% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 9
Median salary £46,250 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £40,000 £39,200
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £50,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
1118 1396 1291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 91.34% 90.30% 86.94%
Number of salaries quoted 740 901 842
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) JIRA
2 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 6 (42.86%) Non-Functional Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Karma Test Runner
3 5 (35.71%) REST
3 5 (35.71%) Jasmine
3 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
3 5 (35.71%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (35.71%) API Testing
3 5 (35.71%) BDD
3 5 (35.71%) Test Scripting
3 5 (35.71%) Manual Testing
3 5 (35.71%) TDD
3 5 (35.71%) Finance
3 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (35.71%) Java
3 5 (35.71%) SOAP
4 3 (21.43%) Python
4 3 (21.43%) Banking
4 3 (21.43%) Security Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Degree
5 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (14.29%) SDLC
5 2 (14.29%) High Availability
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
5 2 (14.29%) Information Security
5 2 (14.29%) Games

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) JIRA
2 5 (35.71%) Jasmine
2 5 (35.71%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (7.14%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Games
3 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (7.14%) Retail
4 1 (7.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Performance Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Performance Test Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Test Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Non-Functional Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Test Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Test Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Testing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) REST
1 5 (35.71%) SOAP
2 1 (7.14%) J2EE
2 1 (7.14%) Java EE
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Non-Functional Testing
2 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 5 (35.71%) API Testing
3 5 (35.71%) BDD
3 5 (35.71%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (35.71%) Manual Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
3 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (35.71%) TDD
3 5 (35.71%) Test Scripting
4 3 (21.43%) Security Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
5 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (14.29%) High Availability
5 2 (14.29%) Information Security
5 2 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) SDLC
5 2 (14.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) HP
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle