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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Testing
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 107 82 85
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +3
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 3 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.28% 0.68% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.76% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 15
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +14.28%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%

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
965 793 937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 90.61% 89.30% 86.12%
Number of salaries quoted 819 563 789
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,000 £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 17 January 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 -4 2 £40,000 +8.84%
Performance Testing
South West

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 13 (61.90%) Linux
2 12 (57.14%) ISEB
2 12 (57.14%) Java
3 11 (52.38%) Unix
3 11 (52.38%) LoadRunner
3 11 (52.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (52.38%) Integration Testing
4 10 (47.62%) Security Cleared
4 10 (47.62%) C++
5 9 (42.86%) C#
5 9 (42.86%) Shell Script
5 9 (42.86%) SC Cleared
5 9 (42.86%) DV Cleared
6 7 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
6 7 (33.33%) Automation Testing
6 7 (33.33%) HP
7 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (28.57%) JIRA
8 5 (23.81%) TDD
8 5 (23.81%) Regression Testing
8 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
8 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (23.81%) Defect Tracking
9 4 (19.05%) CA Agile Central
9 4 (19.05%) Apache Accumulo
9 4 (19.05%) ITIL V3
9 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
9 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
9 4 (19.05%) Hadoop
9 4 (19.05%) Bash Shell

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 (19.05%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Changepoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) LAN
1 4 (19.05%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Apache Accumulo
1 4 (19.05%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (52.38%) LoadRunner
2 6 (28.57%) JIRA
3 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
4 4 (19.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
4 4 (19.05%) JMeter
4 4 (19.05%) Selenium
4 4 (19.05%) WATIR
5 2 (9.52%) NeoLoad
5 2 (9.52%) TestDirector
6 1 (4.76%) Hudson
6 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Analyst
1 13 (61.90%) Test Analyst
2 11 (52.38%) Software Analyst
2 11 (52.38%) Software Test Analyst
2 11 (52.38%) Tester
3 9 (42.86%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
3 9 (42.86%) Software Tester
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Tester
4 2 (9.52%) Portfolio Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Portfolio Test Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Test Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Test Manager
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Developer
5 1 (4.76%) LoadRunner Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Middleware
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.52%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Linux
2 11 (52.38%) Unix
3 4 (19.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Integration Testing
1 11 (52.38%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (23.81%) Defect Tracking
4 5 (23.81%) Regression Testing
4 5 (23.81%) TDD
5 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
5 4 (19.05%) DevOps
5 4 (19.05%) ITIL
5 4 (19.05%) ITIL V3
5 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
6 3 (14.29%) SDLC
6 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
7 2 (9.52%) BDD
7 2 (9.52%) Coaching
7 2 (9.52%) Functional Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Performance Engineering
7 2 (9.52%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) Java
2 10 (47.62%) C++
3 9 (42.86%) C#
3 9 (42.86%) Shell Script
4 4 (19.05%) Bash Shell
4 4 (19.05%) Perl
4 4 (19.05%) Python
4 4 (19.05%) Ruby
5 3 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (4.76%) C
6 1 (4.76%) Go
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) ISEB
2 10 (47.62%) Security Cleared
3 9 (42.86%) DV Cleared
3 9 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 4 (19.05%) ISTQB
4 4 (19.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (9.52%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (19.05%) Puppet
3 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) HP
2 4 (19.05%) CA Agile Central
3 3 (14.29%) Microsoft