The first table below looks at the demand for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Hampshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 168 153 159
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 21 34 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.51% 0.90% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 1.16% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 19 22 22
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -4.87%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3263 2936 3327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 78.84% 77.61% 80.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2741 2382 2878
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Performance Testing
South East

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Hampshire

Performance Testing
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Performance Testing
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +6 15 £28,500 -5.00%
Basingstoke -3 5 £40,000 +31.14%
Performance Testing
South East

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 20 (66.67%) QA
2 16 (53.33%) SQL
3 15 (50.00%) C#
3 15 (50.00%) ISEB
4 13 (43.33%) EFT
4 13 (43.33%) Retail
4 13 (43.33%) Test Scripting
5 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (23.33%) C
6 6 (20.00%) Java
6 6 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 5 (16.67%) CCNP
7 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (16.67%) PHPUnit
7 5 (16.67%) Big Data
7 5 (16.67%) C++
7 5 (16.67%) MySQL
7 5 (16.67%) Linux
7 5 (16.67%) Apache
7 5 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (16.67%) Cisco
7 5 (16.67%) Web Testing
7 5 (16.67%) Selenium
8 4 (13.33%) Use Case
8 4 (13.33%) Juniper
8 4 (13.33%) VPN
8 4 (13.33%) Web Services
8 4 (13.33%) Windows
8 4 (13.33%) Jenkins

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 5 (16.67%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) VPN
2 2 (6.67%) ATM
2 2 (6.67%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) Big Data
1 5 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) PHPUnit
1 5 (16.67%) Selenium
2 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.67%) TestDirector
3 2 (6.67%) Hudson
4 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.33%) Behat
4 1 (3.33%) Ant
4 1 (3.33%) Maven
General
1 13 (43.33%) Retail
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) QA Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Test Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Technical Support
4 3 (10.00%) QA Tester
4 3 (10.00%) Tester
4 3 (10.00%) Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Senior QA Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Automation Tester
6 1 (3.33%) Test Leader
6 1 (3.33%) Automated Test Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Support Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) Web Services
2 1 (3.33%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) Middleware
2 1 (3.33%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (43.33%) EFT
2 3 (10.00%) EMV
2 3 (10.00%) Chip and PIN
2 3 (10.00%) Firmware
3 2 (6.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Linux
2 4 (13.33%) Windows
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Test Scripting
2 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (16.67%) Web Testing
5 4 (13.33%) Use Case
5 4 (13.33%) BDD
6 3 (10.00%) Network Management
6 3 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (10.00%) Test Management
7 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Integration Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Scrum
7 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.67%) Change Management
7 2 (6.67%) Regression Testing
7 2 (6.67%) System Testing
7 2 (6.67%) User Stories
7 2 (6.67%) Software Distribution
7 2 (6.67%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) SQL
2 15 (50.00%) C#
3 7 (23.33%) C
4 6 (20.00%) Java
5 5 (16.67%) C++
6 2 (6.67%) Python
7 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (50.00%) ISEB
2 5 (16.67%) CCNP
2 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (10.00%) Degree
4 2 (6.67%) JNCIP
4 2 (6.67%) ISTQB
4 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Cisco
2 4 (13.33%) Juniper
3 2 (6.67%) Fujitsu
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft