The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank - 60 84
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 0 29 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex - 2.61% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.58% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 28 7
Average salary - £75,000 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +44.23%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Performance Testing
East of 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 Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
980 811 884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 78.21% 72.93% 81.78%
Number of salaries quoted 722 633 713
Average salary £46,174 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.60% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Essex

Performance Testing
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) System Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 2 (100.00%) People Management

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Manager
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Senior QA Manager
2 1 (50.00%) QA Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Test Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) System Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 2 (100.00%) People Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA