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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 89 108 100
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -8
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 15 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.19% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 0.18% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 1
Average salary £51,500 £57,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.64% +52.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +9.31%
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
1122 1137 966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 89.12% 86.60% 78.60%
Number of salaries quoted 710 720 665
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,426 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 3 July 2015.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 3 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 14 (53.85%) ISTQB
2 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) Banking
2 12 (46.15%) Java
2 12 (46.15%) LoadRunner
3 11 (42.31%) SOA
3 11 (42.31%) SQL
3 11 (42.31%) Finance
3 11 (42.31%) CSQA
4 9 (34.62%) jQuery
4 9 (34.62%) Java EE
4 9 (34.62%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (34.62%) Oracle ADF
4 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
4 9 (34.62%) PL/SQL
4 9 (34.62%) Oracle
4 9 (34.62%) WebLogic
4 9 (34.62%) CSS
4 9 (34.62%) RDBMS
4 9 (34.62%) Oracle Database 10g
4 9 (34.62%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (34.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 9 (34.62%) Oracle Database
4 9 (34.62%) Relational Database
4 9 (34.62%) SDLC
5 8 (30.77%) Test Strategy
6 6 (23.08%) Oracle Service Bus
6 6 (23.08%) Oracle Fusion
6 6 (23.08%) Demand Management
6 6 (23.08%) Test Planning

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 9 (34.62%) WebLogic
1 9 (34.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (23.08%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (11.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (11.54%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) RDBMS
1 9 (34.62%) Oracle Database 10g
1 9 (34.62%) Oracle Database 11g
1 9 (34.62%) Oracle Database
1 9 (34.62%) Relational Database
2 3 (11.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (46.15%) LoadRunner
2 3 (11.54%) JIRA
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.85%) Introscope
General
1 12 (46.15%) Banking
2 11 (42.31%) Finance
3 6 (23.08%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Lead Designer
1 9 (34.62%) Designer
2 7 (26.92%) Test Leader
3 6 (23.08%) Performance Test Leader
3 6 (23.08%) SOA Designer
3 6 (23.08%) Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Test Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Performance Test Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Performance Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Technical Leader
5 3 (11.54%) Technical Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Technical Designer
5 3 (11.54%) Lead Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Test Specialist
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Performance Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) CSS
1 9 (34.62%) Oracle ADF
1 9 (34.62%) Java EE
1 9 (34.62%) jQuery
2 6 (23.08%) Oracle Fusion
2 6 (23.08%) XML
2 6 (23.08%) XSLT
2 6 (23.08%) Middleware
2 6 (23.08%) J2EE
3 3 (11.54%) JSP
3 3 (11.54%) Web Services
3 3 (11.54%) Hibernate
3 3 (11.54%) Spring
3 3 (11.54%) JRuby
3 3 (11.54%) Java EE 5
4 1 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Mathematics
1 6 (23.08%) Physics
1 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
1 6 (23.08%) PMI
2 3 (11.54%) User Experience
3 1 (3.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) UNIX
2 5 (19.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (42.31%) SOA
3 9 (34.62%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (34.62%) SDLC
4 8 (30.77%) Test Strategy
5 6 (23.08%) Demand Management
5 6 (23.08%) Test Planning
5 6 (23.08%) Project Management
5 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (23.08%) Automated Testing
5 6 (23.08%) Resource Management
5 6 (23.08%) Test Management
5 6 (23.08%) Test Scripting
6 5 (19.23%) Scrum
6 5 (19.23%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
8 3 (11.54%) People Management
8 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
8 3 (11.54%) Line Management
8 3 (11.54%) UML
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) Java
2 11 (42.31%) SQL
3 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
3 9 (34.62%) PL/SQL
4 3 (11.54%) Jython
4 3 (11.54%) Groovy
5 2 (7.69%) Scala
6 1 (3.85%) C
6 1 (3.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (53.85%) ISTQB
2 11 (42.31%) CSQA
3 6 (23.08%) PMI Certification
4 3 (11.54%) Degree
5 1 (3.85%) ISEB
5 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Oracle
2 6 (23.08%) HP