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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 102 91 77
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -14
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 6 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.46% 0.64% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.76% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 1
Average salary £42,250 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.50% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1130 923 716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 86.13% 84.37% 76.17%
Number of salaries quoted 649 595 450
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,800 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 22 September 2014.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 4 (50.00%) SOA
1 4 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) LoadRunner
2 3 (37.50%) HP
2 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
2 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
3 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) UNIX
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) MS Project
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Groovy
4 1 (12.50%) JRuby
4 1 (12.50%) Java EE 5
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (12.50%) GlassFish
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) LoadRunner
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Tester
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Test Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Test Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) JRuby
1 1 (12.50%) Java EE 5
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle ADF
1 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
1 1 (12.50%) Spring
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) JSP
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) Java EE
1 1 (12.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Open Source
1 1 (12.50%) Thin Client
1 1 (12.50%) DTV
1 1 (12.50%) Fat Client
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) UNIX
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) UML
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) OOD
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Groovy
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) Jython
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
2 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (12.50%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
1 1 (12.50%) KVM
1 1 (12.50%) RHEV
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
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