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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 71 77 72
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 9 3 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.05% 0.41% 2.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 0.54% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 25
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +2.81%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
650 551 869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 75.58% 74.46% 73.64%
Number of salaries quoted 541 482 776
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
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 Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -5 5 £40,500 +62.00% 1
Gloucester - 2 £38,000 - 2
Performance Testing
South West

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 9 (60.00%) LoadRunner
1 9 (60.00%) Shell Script
1 9 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
1 9 (60.00%) ITIL
1 9 (60.00%) UNIX
1 9 (60.00%) Linux
1 9 (60.00%) LAN
1 9 (60.00%) WAN
1 9 (60.00%) ISEB
1 9 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 9 (60.00%) DV Cleared
1 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (40.00%) QA
3 5 (33.33%) Degree
3 5 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 5 (33.33%) C
3 5 (33.33%) C#
3 5 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
4 4 (26.67%) C++
4 4 (26.67%) Java
5 3 (20.00%) Windows
5 3 (20.00%) Citrix
5 3 (20.00%) Juniper
5 3 (20.00%) Cisco
5 3 (20.00%) Change Management
5 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 3 (20.00%) Network Security

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) LAN
1 9 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (6.67%) VPN
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (6.67%) Selenium
2 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Tester
2 2 (13.33%) Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Tester
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Linux
1 9 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) ITIL
1 9 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
1 9 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 5 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) CRM
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Coaching
4 1 (6.67%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) Shell Script
2 5 (33.33%) C
2 5 (33.33%) C#
3 4 (26.67%) C++
3 4 (26.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) ISEB
1 9 (60.00%) DV Cleared
1 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) Degree
3 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco
1 3 (20.00%) Citrix
1 3 (20.00%) Juniper
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £37500 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £37500 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago