The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 82 111 99
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -12
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 20 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.67% 0.21% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.87% 0.25% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 19 3 2
Average salary £51,500 £57,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.64% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £39,400 £50,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £57,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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 Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1070 1214 1001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 89.09% 86.96% 81.38%
Number of salaries quoted 684 748 667
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Glasgow

Performance Testing
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 15 (50.00%) Java
1 15 (50.00%) SOA
1 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 14 (46.67%) SQL
3 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
3 13 (43.33%) PL/SQL
3 13 (43.33%) Oracle
3 13 (43.33%) WebLogic
3 13 (43.33%) CSS
3 13 (43.33%) RDBMS
3 13 (43.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 13 (43.33%) Oracle ADF
3 13 (43.33%) Java EE
3 13 (43.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 13 (43.33%) jQuery
3 13 (43.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 13 (43.33%) Oracle Database
3 13 (43.33%) Relational Database
3 13 (43.33%) SDLC
4 12 (40.00%) Banking
4 12 (40.00%) LoadRunner
5 11 (36.67%) Finance
5 11 (36.67%) CSQA
6 10 (33.33%) Mathematics
6 10 (33.33%) Physics
6 10 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 10 (33.33%) Middleware
6 10 (33.33%) XML
6 10 (33.33%) XSLT

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 13 (43.33%) WebLogic
1 13 (43.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 10 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (10.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (10.00%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) RDBMS
1 13 (43.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 13 (43.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 13 (43.33%) Oracle Database
1 13 (43.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 12 (40.00%) LoadRunner
2 3 (10.00%) JIRA
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (40.00%) Banking
2 11 (36.67%) Finance
3 6 (20.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Lead Designer
1 13 (43.33%) Designer
2 10 (33.33%) SOA Designer
3 7 (23.33%) Test Leader
4 6 (20.00%) Performance Test Leader
4 6 (20.00%) Analyst
4 6 (20.00%) Test Analyst
5 5 (16.67%) Performance Analyst
5 5 (16.67%) Performance Test Analyst
5 5 (16.67%) Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Technical Leader
6 3 (10.00%) Technical Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Lead Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Technical Designer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Consultant
8 1 (3.33%) Test Consultant
8 1 (3.33%) Test Specialist
8 1 (3.33%) Performance Test Specialist
8 1 (3.33%) Performance Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (43.33%) CSS
1 13 (43.33%) Java EE
1 13 (43.33%) jQuery
1 13 (43.33%) Oracle ADF
2 10 (33.33%) J2EE
2 10 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 10 (33.33%) XML
2 10 (33.33%) XSLT
2 10 (33.33%) Middleware
3 3 (10.00%) JSP
3 3 (10.00%) Web Services
3 3 (10.00%) JRuby
3 3 (10.00%) Java EE 5
3 3 (10.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (10.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 10 (33.33%) Physics
1 10 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 6 (20.00%) PMI
3 3 (10.00%) User Experience
4 1 (3.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) UNIX
1 5 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) SOA
1 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (43.33%) SDLC
3 9 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (30.00%) Test Strategy
4 7 (23.33%) Test Scripting
5 6 (20.00%) Resource Management
5 6 (20.00%) Project Management
5 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (20.00%) Demand Management
5 6 (20.00%) Test Management
5 6 (20.00%) Test Planning
6 5 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (16.67%) Scrum
6 5 (16.67%) Automated Testing
7 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
8 3 (10.00%) People Management
8 3 (10.00%) Line Management
8 3 (10.00%) Waterfall
8 3 (10.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) Java
2 14 (46.67%) SQL
3 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
3 13 (43.33%) PL/SQL
4 3 (10.00%) Jython
4 3 (10.00%) Groovy
5 2 (6.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 11 (36.67%) CSQA
3 6 (20.00%) PMI Certification
4 3 (10.00%) Degree
5 2 (6.67%) ISEB
5 2 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) Oracle
2 6 (20.00%) HP
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