The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Guildford region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 61 84 73
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -11
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 18 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.34% 0.11% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.84% 0.16% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 3
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
633 644 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 82.42% 73.85% 73.44%
Number of salaries quoted 549 520 410
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Performance Testing
Surrey

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
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Guildford

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 21 (67.74%) SQL
2 19 (61.29%) Java
3 18 (58.06%) Oracle
3 18 (58.06%) Test Automation
4 13 (41.94%) Degree
4 13 (41.94%) ISTQB
5 12 (38.71%) LoadRunner
5 12 (38.71%) Load Testing
6 11 (35.48%) Oracle Database
6 11 (35.48%) QuickTest Pro
7 10 (32.26%) ISEB
7 10 (32.26%) PL/SQL
7 10 (32.26%) Test Scripting
7 10 (32.26%) Computer Science
8 9 (29.03%) Open Source
8 9 (29.03%) Unit Testing
8 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
8 9 (29.03%) C#
8 9 (29.03%) Visual Studio
8 9 (29.03%) JMeter
8 9 (29.03%) Software Engineering
8 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (25.81%) Linux
9 8 (25.81%) Python
9 8 (25.81%) Selenium
9 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (22.58%) Rhino Mocks
10 7 (22.58%) Test Strategy
10 7 (22.58%) User Stories
10 7 (22.58%) Pharmaceutical

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) PuTTY
2 1 (3.23%) HTTP
2 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) Oracle Database
2 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (16.13%) MySQL
4 2 (6.45%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.23%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 12 (38.71%) LoadRunner
2 11 (35.48%) QuickTest Pro
3 9 (29.03%) Visual Studio
3 9 (29.03%) JMeter
4 8 (25.81%) Selenium
5 7 (22.58%) Rhino Mocks
5 7 (22.58%) NUnit
6 3 (9.68%) TestPartner
6 3 (9.68%) JUnit
6 3 (9.68%) SilkPerformer
6 3 (9.68%) jMock
6 3 (9.68%) QALoad
6 3 (9.68%) EasyMock
General
1 7 (22.58%) Pharmaceutical
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Games
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Developer
2 10 (32.26%) Tester
3 9 (29.03%) Test Engineer
4 8 (25.81%) Performance Tester
5 7 (22.58%) Software Developer
6 5 (16.13%) Software Engineer
7 4 (12.90%) C# Software Developer
7 4 (12.90%) C# Developer
8 3 (9.68%) QA Manager
8 3 (9.68%) Analyst
8 3 (9.68%) Test Manager
8 3 (9.68%) Test Analyst
8 3 (9.68%) Test Development Engineer
8 3 (9.68%) Software Development Engineer
8 3 (9.68%) Developer Analyst
8 3 (9.68%) Software Test Analyst
8 3 (9.68%) Senior Tester
8 3 (9.68%) Software Test Engineer
8 3 (9.68%) Test Leader
8 3 (9.68%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) JSF
1 6 (19.35%) .NET
2 2 (6.45%) GWT
2 2 (6.45%) Swing
2 2 (6.45%) COM
3 1 (3.23%) Ajax
3 1 (3.23%) Web Services
3 1 (3.23%) MapReduce
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Computer Science
2 9 (29.03%) Open Source
3 3 (9.68%) Visualisation
4 2 (6.45%) Xbox
5 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Test Automation
2 12 (38.71%) Load Testing
3 10 (32.26%) Test Scripting
4 9 (29.03%) Unit Testing
4 9 (29.03%) Software Engineering
4 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (22.58%) Test Strategy
5 7 (22.58%) User Stories
5 7 (22.58%) Code Coverage
5 7 (22.58%) Regression Testing
5 7 (22.58%) Workflow
5 7 (22.58%) Validation
5 7 (22.58%) Workflow Management
6 5 (16.13%) OWASP
7 3 (9.68%) CMMI
7 3 (9.68%) Data Analysis
7 3 (9.68%) QMS
8 2 (6.45%) Security Testing
8 2 (6.45%) Web Development
8 2 (6.45%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (67.74%) SQL
2 19 (61.29%) Java
3 10 (32.26%) PL/SQL
4 9 (29.03%) C#
5 8 (25.81%) Python
6 2 (6.45%) C++
6 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (41.94%) Degree
1 13 (41.94%) ISTQB
2 10 (32.26%) ISEB
3 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
3 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) ISO 9001
1 3 (9.68%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) Oracle
2 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) JBoss
4 1 (3.23%) Red Hat