The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 40 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 1 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 0.39% 2.86% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 3.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Average salary £30,000 £26,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
Performance Testing
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
202 141 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 78.29% 80.57% 77.35%
Number of salaries quoted 159 138 153
Average salary £45,000 £42,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.50% -6.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Farnborough

Performance Testing
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) IMAP
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) POP3
2 1 (50.00%) SMTP
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) POP3
1 1 (50.00%) SMTP
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) IMAP
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Tester
1 1 (50.00%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft