The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 42 34 34
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 6 4 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 2.04% 2.29% 7.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.40% 3.23% 9.55%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 18
Average salary £38,375 £38,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.98% -17.39%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
Performance Testing
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
250 124 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 85.03% 70.86% 82.71%
Number of salaries quoted 207 121 169
Average salary £50,000 £37,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.22% -0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £55,000
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 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
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 4 (50.00%) System Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) QA
2 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) MS Office
3 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (25.00%) IIS
3 2 (25.00%) JMeter
3 2 (25.00%) WinForms
3 2 (25.00%) WCF
3 2 (25.00%) WPF
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (25.00%) JMeter
1 2 (25.00%) NeoLoad
2 1 (12.50%) Liquibase
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Tester
2 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Systems Tester
4 2 (25.00%) Software Tester
5 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Technical Test Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) WinForms
2 2 (25.00%) WCF
2 2 (25.00%) WPF
3 1 (12.50%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) System Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Load Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Google