The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 68 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 5 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.72% 1.61% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 1.94% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 0
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
Performance Testing
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
546 772 682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 78.56% 82.74% 77.77%
Number of salaries quoted 487 652 564
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,100 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Guildford region.

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Guildford

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 8 (100.00%) JMeter
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (87.50%) ISTQB
3 6 (75.00%) Load Testing
4 5 (62.50%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (62.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (62.50%) Robot Framework
4 5 (62.50%) JIRA
4 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
4 5 (62.50%) Selenium
4 5 (62.50%) VMware
4 5 (62.50%) Data Management
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) Python
5 3 (37.50%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (37.50%) LoadRunner
5 3 (37.50%) Java
5 3 (37.50%) Process Management
5 3 (37.50%) SDLC
5 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
5 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (37.50%) Open Source
5 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (25.00%) vSphere

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) JMeter
2 5 (62.50%) Robot Framework
2 5 (62.50%) JIRA
2 5 (62.50%) Selenium
3 3 (37.50%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (37.50%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Performance Test Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Test Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Performance Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Performance Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Load Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Data Management
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Process Management
3 3 (37.50%) SDLC
3 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
3 3 (37.50%) Open Source
3 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
4 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
1 3 (37.50%) Python
1 3 (37.50%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (87.50%) ISTQB
3 5 (62.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago