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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 39 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 0.84% - 1.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% - 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £40,000 - £23,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +3.79%
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
170 174 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 71.73% 72.80% 85.78%
Number of salaries quoted 145 155 158
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 17 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Front Office
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (100.00%) Front Office
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Tester
1 2 (100.00%) QA Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Senior QA Tester
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) HP