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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 159 177 152
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -25
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 29 11 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.80% 0.28% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 0.36% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 15
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,650 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.84%
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
3010 3052 2840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 83.01% 77.86% 80.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2445 2597 2361
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Southampton +7 11 £30,000 - 1
Farnborough -7 6 £40,000 +53.84% 1
Winchester - 2 £46,250 - 2
Fareham - 2 £39,250 -
Havant - 2 - -
Performance Testing
South East

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 27 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
1 27 (52.94%) QA
2 24 (47.06%) SQL
3 17 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 16 (31.37%) Microsoft
5 14 (27.45%) Test Automation
5 14 (27.45%) Software Testing
6 13 (25.49%) ISTQB
7 12 (23.53%) .NET
8 11 (21.57%) C#
9 10 (19.61%) MS Excel
9 10 (19.61%) Automation Testing
10 9 (17.65%) Functional Testing
10 9 (17.65%) QuickTest Pro
10 9 (17.65%) ISEB
11 8 (15.69%) Java
11 8 (15.69%) Software Engineering
11 8 (15.69%) Degree
11 8 (15.69%) Selenium
11 8 (15.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 7 (13.73%) Integration Testing
12 7 (13.73%) Test Scripting
12 7 (13.73%) HP Quality Center
12 7 (13.73%) Automated Testing
12 7 (13.73%) Finance
13 6 (11.76%) Games
13 6 (11.76%) Project Management
13 6 (11.76%) LoadRunner
13 6 (11.76%) HP
13 6 (11.76%) Banking

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.92%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.96%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (19.61%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.84%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) Firewall
1 2 (3.92%) SAN
1 2 (3.92%) SNMP
1 2 (3.92%) VPN
1 2 (3.92%) ATM
2 1 (1.96%) Broadband
2 1 (1.96%) HTTP
2 1 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.92%) IDOL
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (17.65%) QuickTest Pro
2 8 (15.69%) Selenium
3 6 (11.76%) LoadRunner
3 6 (11.76%) WebDriver
4 5 (9.80%) NUnit
4 5 (9.80%) JMeter
5 4 (7.84%) NSubstitute
6 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.96%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.96%) Fiddler
General
1 7 (13.73%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Games
2 6 (11.76%) Banking
3 4 (7.84%) Publishing
3 4 (7.84%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 13 (25.49%) Tester
2 11 (21.57%) QA Tester
3 7 (13.73%) Software Test Engineer
3 7 (13.73%) Software Engineer
3 7 (13.73%) Test Manager
3 7 (13.73%) Test Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) Test Team Leader
4 6 (11.76%) Team Leader
5 5 (9.80%) Test Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Software Tester
6 4 (7.84%) Senior Tester
6 4 (7.84%) Senior QA Tester
6 4 (7.84%) QA Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Capacity Manager
6 4 (7.84%) Automation Team Leader
7 3 (5.88%) Software Test Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Systems Tester
8 2 (3.92%) Software Team Leader
8 2 (3.92%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.53%) .NET
2 5 (9.80%) HTML
3 1 (1.96%) WCF
3 1 (1.96%) RESTful
3 1 (1.96%) Ajax
3 1 (1.96%) jQuery
3 1 (1.96%) JSON
3 1 (1.96%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.96%) XML
3 1 (1.96%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.92%) Clustering
1 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
1 2 (3.92%) PKI
1 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
1 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.96%) Xbox
2 1 (1.96%) Open Source
2 1 (1.96%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.84%) UNIX
1 4 (7.84%) Windows
1 4 (7.84%) Linux
2 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (3.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (27.45%) Test Automation
2 14 (27.45%) Software Testing
3 10 (19.61%) Automation Testing
4 9 (17.65%) Functional Testing
5 8 (15.69%) Software Engineering
6 7 (13.73%) Integration Testing
6 7 (13.73%) Test Scripting
6 7 (13.73%) Automated Testing
7 6 (11.76%) Project Management
7 6 (11.76%) Test Strategy
7 6 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (11.76%) Manual Testing
7 6 (11.76%) Security Testing
7 6 (11.76%) Capacity Management
8 5 (9.80%) Unit Testing
8 5 (9.80%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (7.84%) Configuration Management
9 4 (7.84%) TDD
9 4 (7.84%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 24 (47.06%) SQL
2 11 (21.57%) C#
3 8 (15.69%) Java
4 3 (5.88%) C
5 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.96%) C++
6 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (25.49%) ISTQB
2 9 (17.65%) ISEB
3 8 (15.69%) Degree
3 8 (15.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (11.76%) Security Cleared
4 6 (11.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 4 (7.84%) ISEB Practitioner
5 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.92%) CCSA
6 2 (3.92%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (52.94%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (13.73%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.92%) Netcool
2 2 (3.92%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 16 (31.37%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.76%) HP
3 4 (7.84%) Oracle
4 2 (3.92%) CheckPoint
4 2 (3.92%) EMC
4 2 (3.92%) Cisco
4 2 (3.92%) Meridio
Winchester, Hampshire
Accomplish Today Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 65,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Nakama
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus scheme, Pension, Life assuranc
Posted: 2 days ago