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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 34 45 37
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 5 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 2.49% 0.71% 4.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.11% 1.01% 4.93%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 9
Average salary £50,000 £38,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% +7.04%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
161 199 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 80.10% 70.32% 82.52%
Number of salaries quoted 133 157 174
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 £27,500 £25,000 £30,450
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 December 2014.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) UNIX
3 4 (57.14%) ISEB
3 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
4 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
5 2 (28.57%) C#
5 2 (28.57%) C++
5 2 (28.57%) JDBC
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) LAN
5 2 (28.57%) WAN
5 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner
5 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Ruby
5 2 (28.57%) JIRA
5 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Load Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Stress Testing
5 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
6 1 (14.29%) .NET
6 1 (14.29%) MySQL
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
1 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) Liquibase
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) JDBC
2 1 (14.29%) JSF
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
2 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Load Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Stress Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby
3 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) ISEB
3 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) Google