The first table below looks at the demand for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Gloucester region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 39 36 45
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 3 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.61% 1.10% 1.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 1.48% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 5
Average salary £38,000 £46,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.39% +29.57%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -0.92%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
131 135 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 70.43% 74.18% 71.56%
Number of salaries quoted 108 115 218
Average salary £41,650 £39,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.79% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Performance Testing
Gloucestershire

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Gloucester

Performance Testing
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 6 (100.00%) ISEB
1 6 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 6 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (83.33%) DV Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) UNIX
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) LoadRunner
2 5 (83.33%) Shell Script
3 4 (66.67%) C#
3 4 (66.67%) C++
3 4 (66.67%) Java
4 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Test Management
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (16.67%) Finance

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) LAN
1 5 (83.33%) WAN
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Test Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) UNIX
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 6 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Shell Script
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) ISEB
2 5 (83.33%) DV Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Degree