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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 88 73 86
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +13
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 8 28 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.87% 2.78% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 3.23% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 6 25 6
Average salary £42,500 £34,750 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.30% -8.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £28,200 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £43,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +20.00%
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
812 866 710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 88.17% 86.00% 77.34%
Number of salaries quoted 550 719 606
Average salary £49,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.29% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 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
(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
Gloucester -3 5 £47,500 +34.75%
Cheltenham -10 2 £38,750 +23.01%
Cirencester - 1 £42,500 - 1
Performance Testing
South West

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 19 (65.52%) Software Testing
2 17 (58.62%) Test Scripting
3 16 (55.17%) ISEB
4 13 (44.83%) C#
4 13 (44.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 12 (41.38%) Test Planning
5 12 (41.38%) SQL
5 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (34.48%) Selenium
7 8 (27.59%) JIRA
7 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
7 8 (27.59%) Java
7 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
8 7 (24.14%) Web Services
8 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
8 7 (24.14%) Visual Studio
8 7 (24.14%) Scrum
8 7 (24.14%) Non-Functional Testing
8 7 (24.14%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (20.69%) QA
9 6 (20.69%) ISTQB
9 6 (20.69%) NeoLoad
9 6 (20.69%) Bash Shell
9 6 (20.69%) DV Cleared
9 6 (20.69%) Test Automation
9 6 (20.69%) JMeter
9 6 (20.69%) Finance
9 6 (20.69%) IIS
9 6 (20.69%) .NET
9 6 (20.69%) Oracle

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 6 (20.69%) IIS
2 5 (17.24%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.34%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.45%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.34%) DNS
3 2 (6.90%) Internet
3 2 (6.90%) LAN
3 2 (6.90%) WAN
4 1 (3.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (34.48%) Selenium
2 8 (27.59%) JIRA
3 7 (24.14%) Visual Studio
4 6 (20.69%) JMeter
4 6 (20.69%) NeoLoad
5 4 (13.79%) LoadRunner
5 4 (13.79%) SpecFlow
6 3 (10.34%) Cucumber
6 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (6.90%) JUnit
7 2 (6.90%) TestNG
8 1 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Back Office
3 2 (6.90%) Electronics
3 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.90%) Marketing
3 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (75.86%) Analyst
1 22 (75.86%) Test Analyst
2 8 (27.59%) Test Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Development Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Tester
4 2 (6.90%) Automation Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) QA Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) QA Automation Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) QA Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) QA Test Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Software Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Software Test Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Software Tester
4 2 (6.90%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) Web Services
2 6 (20.69%) .NET
2 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET
3 5 (17.24%) SOAP
3 5 (17.24%) WCF
3 5 (17.24%) WinForms
3 5 (17.24%) WPF
4 4 (13.79%) XML
5 3 (10.34%) HTML
5 3 (10.34%) XML Messaging
6 2 (6.90%) JDBC
7 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
7 1 (3.45%) ADO.NET
7 1 (3.45%) COM+
7 1 (3.45%) REST
7 1 (3.45%) WSDL
7 1 (3.45%) XML Schema
7 1 (3.45%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (17.24%) Visualisation
2 2 (6.90%) Cybercrime
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Linux
1 6 (20.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (65.52%) Software Testing
2 17 (58.62%) Test Scripting
3 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (41.38%) Test Planning
4 7 (24.14%) Non-Functional Testing
4 7 (24.14%) Scrum
4 7 (24.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (20.69%) Test Automation
6 5 (17.24%) Functional Testing
6 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
6 5 (17.24%) Requirements Management
7 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (10.34%) Agile Testing
8 3 (10.34%) BDD
8 3 (10.34%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (10.34%) DevOps
8 3 (10.34%) Manual Testing
8 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
8 3 (10.34%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) C#
2 12 (41.38%) SQL
3 8 (27.59%) Java
4 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
5 6 (20.69%) Bash Shell
6 3 (10.34%) C
6 3 (10.34%) C++
7 2 (6.90%) Ruby
8 1 (3.45%) Perl
8 1 (3.45%) Python
8 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.45%) VB
8 1 (3.45%) VB6
Qualifications
1 16 (55.17%) ISEB
2 13 (44.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
4 6 (20.69%) DV Cleared
4 6 (20.69%) ISTQB
5 3 (10.34%) Degree
6 2 (6.90%) CITP
6 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.90%) HP
3 2 (6.90%) SAP
4 1 (3.45%) Atlassian
Cirencester
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