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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Testing
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 96 90 68
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -22
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 6 7 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.66% 0.76% 3.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.86% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 28
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £33,625
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +26.39%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +1.73%

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
831 817 871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 91.12% 88.61% 87.45%
Number of salaries quoted 683 548 713
Median salary £45,000 £49,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.16% +15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +3 2 £40,000 +3.22%
Performance Testing
South West

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 11 (68.75%) Linux
2 10 (62.50%) Integration Testing
2 10 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 8 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (50.00%) LoadRunner
4 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (43.75%) HP
4 7 (43.75%) ISEB
4 7 (43.75%) Java
4 7 (43.75%) Unix
4 7 (43.75%) JIRA
4 7 (43.75%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
5 6 (37.50%) DV Cleared
5 6 (37.50%) C#
5 6 (37.50%) C++
5 6 (37.50%) Shell Script
5 6 (37.50%) Automation Testing
6 5 (31.25%) SDLC
6 5 (31.25%) Defect Tracking
6 5 (31.25%) CA Agile Central
6 5 (31.25%) DevOps
6 5 (31.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (31.25%) Apache Spark
6 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
6 5 (31.25%) TDD
6 5 (31.25%) JMeter
6 5 (31.25%) Perl
6 5 (31.25%) Windows
6 5 (31.25%) Python

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 5 (31.25%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) LAN
1 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Apache Accumulo
1 5 (31.25%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 7 (43.75%) JIRA
3 5 (31.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
3 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
3 5 (31.25%) JMeter
3 5 (31.25%) Selenium
3 5 (31.25%) WATIR
4 2 (12.50%) NeoLoad
4 2 (12.50%) TestDirector
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Analyst
1 12 (75.00%) Test Analyst
2 8 (50.00%) Software Analyst
2 8 (50.00%) Software Test Analyst
2 8 (50.00%) Tester
3 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Software Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Tester
5 1 (6.25%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
5 1 (6.25%) LoadRunner Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Portfolio Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Portfolio Test Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Linux
2 7 (43.75%) Unix
3 5 (31.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Integration Testing
2 8 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (37.50%) Automation Testing
5 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
5 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (31.25%) Defect Tracking
5 5 (31.25%) DevOps
5 5 (31.25%) SDLC
5 5 (31.25%) TDD
5 5 (31.25%) Test Automation
6 4 (25.00%) Migration
6 4 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
6 4 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (18.75%) Regression Testing
8 2 (12.50%) Functional Testing
8 2 (12.50%) Performance Engineering
8 2 (12.50%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
9 1 (6.25%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Java
2 6 (37.50%) C#
2 6 (37.50%) C++
2 6 (37.50%) Shell Script
3 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
3 5 (31.25%) Perl
3 5 (31.25%) Python
3 5 (31.25%) Ruby
4 4 (25.00%) C
5 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 7 (43.75%) ISEB
3 6 (37.50%) DV Cleared
3 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
4 5 (31.25%) ISTQB
4 5 (31.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (6.25%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (31.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) HP
2 5 (31.25%) CA Agile Central
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft