The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 105 78 86
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +8
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 6 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.50% 1.54% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 1.71% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 14
Median salary £40,000 £32,250 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.03% -20.37%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Performance Testing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1065 876 965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 89.12% 89.94% 83.99%
Number of salaries quoted 893 679 809
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,620 £32,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucestershire region citing Performance Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Performance Testing
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -6 4 £40,000 +6.66%
Gloucester -10 2 £40,000 +25.00%
Performance Testing
South West

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT jobs citing Performance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 19 (63.33%) Linux
2 18 (60.00%) Java
3 17 (56.67%) ISEB
4 16 (53.33%) Unix
5 15 (50.00%) C++
6 14 (46.67%) LoadRunner
6 14 (46.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 14 (46.67%) Integration Testing
7 12 (40.00%) SC Cleared
7 12 (40.00%) DV Cleared
7 12 (40.00%) Security Cleared
7 12 (40.00%) Shell Script
7 12 (40.00%) C#
8 10 (33.33%) Automation Testing
9 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (30.00%) ITIL
10 8 (26.67%) Defect Tracking
10 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (23.33%) Selenium
11 7 (23.33%) HP Quality Center
11 7 (23.33%) ITIL V3
11 7 (23.33%) SDLC
11 7 (23.33%) DevOps
11 7 (23.33%) Test Automation
11 7 (23.33%) LAN
11 7 (23.33%) WAN
11 7 (23.33%) HP
11 7 (23.33%) Windows
11 7 (23.33%) Python
11 7 (23.33%) Perl

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Changepoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) LAN
1 7 (23.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) Apache Accumulo
1 4 (13.33%) Hadoop
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 14 (46.67%) LoadRunner
2 7 (23.33%) Selenium
3 6 (20.00%) JIRA
4 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 4 (13.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
5 4 (13.33%) JMeter
5 4 (13.33%) WATIR
6 3 (10.00%) Cucumber
7 2 (6.67%) NeoLoad
7 2 (6.67%) TestDirector
8 1 (3.33%) FinalBuilder
8 1 (3.33%) Hudson
8 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
8 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
8 1 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Analyst
1 15 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 14 (46.67%) Software Analyst
2 14 (46.67%) Software Test Analyst
2 14 (46.67%) Tester
3 12 (40.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
3 12 (40.00%) Software Tester
4 5 (16.67%) Test Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Test Leader
5 4 (13.33%) Test Manager
6 3 (10.00%) Integration Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Automation Test Lead
7 2 (6.67%) Portfolio Manager
7 2 (6.67%) Portfolio Test Manager
7 2 (6.67%) Software Manager
7 2 (6.67%) Software Team Leader
7 2 (6.67%) Software Test Manager
7 2 (6.67%) Team Leader
7 2 (6.67%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) Middleware
2 1 (3.33%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) MFC
2 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.67%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (63.33%) Linux
2 16 (53.33%) Unix
3 7 (23.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Integration Testing
1 14 (46.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (30.00%) ITIL
4 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (26.67%) Defect Tracking
5 7 (23.33%) DevOps
5 7 (23.33%) ITIL V3
5 7 (23.33%) Regression Testing
5 7 (23.33%) SDLC
5 7 (23.33%) Test Automation
6 5 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 5 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
6 5 (16.67%) Scrum
6 5 (16.67%) TDD
7 4 (13.33%) Coaching
7 4 (13.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (60.00%) Java
2 15 (50.00%) C++
3 12 (40.00%) C#
3 12 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 7 (23.33%) Perl
4 7 (23.33%) Python
5 6 (20.00%) SQL
6 4 (13.33%) Bash Shell
6 4 (13.33%) Ruby
7 2 (6.67%) Go
8 1 (3.33%) VB
8 1 (3.33%) VB6
8 1 (3.33%) VC++
Qualifications
1 17 (56.67%) ISEB
2 12 (40.00%) DV Cleared
2 12 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 12 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (13.33%) ISEB Practitioner
4 3 (10.00%) ISTQB
4 3 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (6.67%) Degree
5 2 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (13.33%) Puppet
3 2 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) HP
2 4 (13.33%) CA Agile Central
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle