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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 74 81 70
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -11
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 12 2 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.23% 0.25% 2.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 0.33% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 24
Average salary £40,500 £37,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.45% +4.22%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +7.09%
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
749 605 776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 76.82% 77.07% 73.90%
Number of salaries quoted 638 520 677
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 £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £59,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram 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 23 October 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 - 6 £40,500 -
Gloucester - 5 £50,000 - 1
Performance Testing
South West

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 12 (63.16%) Security Cleared
2 11 (57.89%) Linux
3 10 (52.63%) UNIX
3 10 (52.63%) ISEB
4 8 (42.11%) LoadRunner
4 8 (42.11%) Shell Script
4 8 (42.11%) LAN
4 8 (42.11%) WAN
4 8 (42.11%) ITIL
4 8 (42.11%) Java
4 8 (42.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (42.11%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (42.11%) DV Cleared
5 7 (36.84%) QA
6 6 (31.58%) Unit Testing
6 6 (31.58%) Finance
6 6 (31.58%) Mentoring
7 5 (26.32%) C#
8 4 (21.05%) C++
8 4 (21.05%) C
8 4 (21.05%) SQL
8 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
8 4 (21.05%) Windows
8 4 (21.05%) Citrix
8 4 (21.05%) Juniper
8 4 (21.05%) Cisco
8 4 (21.05%) Change Management
8 4 (21.05%) Degree
8 4 (21.05%) Mathematics
8 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) LAN
1 8 (42.11%) WAN
2 4 (21.05%) Network Security
3 2 (10.53%) VPN
3 2 (10.53%) Firewall
4 1 (5.26%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) LoadRunner
2 2 (10.53%) JIRA
2 2 (10.53%) Selenium
3 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Tester
2 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (15.79%) Architect
2 3 (15.79%) Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Test Leader
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) JDBC
2 1 (5.26%) JSF
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Linux
2 10 (52.63%) UNIX
3 4 (21.05%) Windows
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) ITIL
1 8 (42.11%) User Acceptance Testing
1 8 (42.11%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (31.58%) Unit Testing
2 6 (31.58%) Mentoring
3 4 (21.05%) Change Management
3 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
3 4 (21.05%) Data Protection
3 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.53%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (10.53%) Load Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Stress Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
6 1 (5.26%) Coaching
6 1 (5.26%) Automation Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Regression Testing
6 1 (5.26%) CRM
6 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) Shell Script
1 8 (42.11%) Java
2 5 (26.32%) C#
3 4 (21.05%) C++
3 4 (21.05%) C
3 4 (21.05%) SQL
4 2 (10.53%) Ruby
4 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) Security Cleared
2 10 (52.63%) ISEB
3 8 (42.11%) DV Cleared
4 4 (21.05%) Degree
4 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
5 3 (15.79%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Citrix
1 4 (21.05%) Juniper
1 4 (21.05%) Cisco
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Google
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £37500 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago