The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 120 182 165
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -17
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 59 15 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.60% 0.38% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.87% 0.46% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 43 13 22
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £106,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
Performance Testing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3160 3260 3097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 85.87% 82.39% 80.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2628 2616 2626
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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
Aldershot - 9 £48,750 -
Havant - 9 £49,000 -
Southampton +15 8 £30,000 -50.00%
Andover - 6 £43,700 - 1
Fareham - 5 £33,000 - 3
Portsmouth +20 4 £40,000 +6.66%
Petersfield - 4 - -
Winchester - 2 £46,250 -
Performance Testing
South East

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 40 (45.45%) HP
2 39 (44.32%) LoadRunner
3 36 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (35.23%) C#
5 30 (34.09%) Oracle
6 28 (31.82%) ISTQB
6 28 (31.82%) Selenium
7 26 (29.55%) Software Testing
8 25 (28.41%) Finance
9 24 (27.27%) QA
10 23 (26.14%) WebDriver
11 22 (25.00%) Test Automation
12 21 (23.86%) SQL
13 19 (21.59%) JMeter
13 19 (21.59%) NUnit
14 18 (20.45%) TDD
14 18 (20.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 17 (19.32%) Test Scripting
15 17 (19.32%) Manual Testing
15 17 (19.32%) Test Strategy
15 17 (19.32%) HP UFT
15 17 (19.32%) Microsoft
15 17 (19.32%) Security Testing
15 17 (19.32%) Unit Testing
15 17 (19.32%) Automated Testing
16 16 (18.18%) ISEB
16 16 (18.18%) NSubstitute
17 15 (17.05%) Continuous Delivery
18 13 (14.77%) Coaching
18 13 (14.77%) SQL Server

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 6 (6.82%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.27%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.27%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.27%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.27%) JBoss
2 2 (2.27%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.14%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (13.64%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (9.09%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.68%) HTTP
2 4 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.55%) Internet
3 2 (2.27%) SAN
4 1 (1.14%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.77%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.95%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (4.55%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.27%) IDOL
5 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 39 (44.32%) LoadRunner
2 28 (31.82%) Selenium
3 23 (26.14%) WebDriver
4 19 (21.59%) JMeter
4 19 (21.59%) NUnit
5 17 (19.32%) HP UFT
6 16 (18.18%) NSubstitute
7 4 (4.55%) Visual Studio
8 3 (3.41%) SoapUI
9 2 (2.27%) TestComplete
9 2 (2.27%) JUnit
9 2 (2.27%) WATIR
10 1 (1.14%) Fiddler
10 1 (1.14%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.14%) SpecFlow
General
1 25 (28.41%) Finance
2 11 (12.50%) Publishing
3 4 (4.55%) Front Office
3 4 (4.55%) Banking
4 2 (2.27%) Retail
4 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.27%) Games
5 1 (1.14%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (20.45%) Tester
2 17 (19.32%) Analyst
2 17 (19.32%) Test Analyst
2 17 (19.32%) Test Team Leader
2 17 (19.32%) Team Leader
3 16 (18.18%) Automation Team Leader
4 13 (14.77%) Senior Tester
5 11 (12.50%) Test Engineer
5 11 (12.50%) Test Leader
6 10 (11.36%) Performance Test Leader
7 9 (10.23%) Performance Tester
7 9 (10.23%) Senior Performance Tester
8 7 (7.95%) QA Engineer
9 6 (6.82%) Performance Engineer
10 5 (5.68%) QA Tester
10 5 (5.68%) Test Manager
11 4 (4.55%) Junior
11 4 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
11 4 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (4.55%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.36%) Web Services
2 4 (4.55%) .NET
3 1 (1.14%) HTML
3 1 (1.14%) XML
3 1 (1.14%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.14%) JSON
3 1 (1.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.55%) Mainframe
1 4 (4.55%) Statistics
2 2 (2.27%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.27%) PKI
2 2 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.14%) Xbox
3 1 (1.14%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.09%) UNIX
2 7 (7.95%) Windows
3 4 (4.55%) Linux
4 2 (2.27%) Windows XP
4 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (29.55%) Software Testing
3 22 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 18 (20.45%) TDD
5 17 (19.32%) Automated Testing
5 17 (19.32%) Security Testing
5 17 (19.32%) Unit Testing
5 17 (19.32%) Test Scripting
5 17 (19.32%) Manual Testing
5 17 (19.32%) Test Strategy
6 15 (17.05%) Continuous Delivery
7 13 (14.77%) Coaching
8 12 (13.64%) Automation Testing
9 10 (11.36%) SDLC
10 8 (9.09%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 8 (9.09%) Functional Testing
10 8 (9.09%) Procure-to-pay
10 8 (9.09%) Scrum
10 8 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (9.09%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 31 (35.23%) C#
2 21 (23.86%) SQL
3 12 (13.64%) Java
3 12 (13.64%) VB
4 6 (6.82%) C
5 4 (4.55%) T-SQL
5 4 (4.55%) Python
6 2 (2.27%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.27%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.27%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 28 (31.82%) ISTQB
2 18 (20.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 16 (18.18%) ISEB
4 12 (13.64%) Security Cleared
5 10 (11.36%) SC Cleared
6 9 (10.23%) Degree
7 4 (4.55%) ISEB Practitioner
8 3 (3.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (27.27%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.55%) Terminal Services
2 2 (2.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (10.23%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.27%) Netcool
2 2 (2.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 40 (45.45%) HP
2 30 (34.09%) Oracle
3 17 (19.32%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.55%) Capita
4 4 (4.55%) SAP
4 4 (4.55%) IBM
4 4 (4.55%) Citrix
4 4 (4.55%) VMware
5 2 (2.27%) Telerik
5 2 (2.27%) Meridio
5 2 (2.27%) EMC
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Fareham
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 22-30 days hol, pension and more
Posted: 8 days ago
Fareham
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 8 days ago