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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 146 181 168
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -13
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 46 13 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.28% 0.33% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 0.41% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 33 11 14
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £45,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
3069 3155 3130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 85.46% 79.83% 79.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2492 2528 2663
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +13 8 £30,000 -17.24% 1
Winchester - 6 £47,500 -
Farnborough -23 5 £40,000 +53.84%
Aldershot - 5 £48,750 - 2
Petersfield - 3 - - 1
Andover - 2 £43,600 - 2
Havant - 1 - -
Performance Testing
South East

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 34 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (41.18%) ISTQB
2 28 (41.18%) C#
3 27 (39.71%) Software Testing
3 27 (39.71%) QA
4 25 (36.76%) Selenium
4 25 (36.76%) SQL
5 21 (30.88%) Test Automation
6 20 (29.41%) WebDriver
7 19 (27.94%) HP
7 19 (27.94%) LoadRunner
7 19 (27.94%) JMeter
7 19 (27.94%) NUnit
8 18 (26.47%) Test Strategy
8 18 (26.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 17 (25.00%) Manual Testing
9 17 (25.00%) Automated Testing
9 17 (25.00%) Security Testing
9 17 (25.00%) Unit Testing
9 17 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 16 (23.53%) TDD
10 16 (23.53%) NSubstitute
11 15 (22.06%) Continuous Delivery
11 15 (22.06%) SQL Server
12 14 (20.59%) Finance
13 13 (19.12%) ISEB
13 13 (19.12%) Coaching
14 12 (17.65%) HP UFT
14 12 (17.65%) Oracle
15 11 (16.18%) MS Excel

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.94%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.47%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.47%) IIS
3 1 (1.47%) JBoss
3 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (16.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.94%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.35%) HTTP
2 2 (2.94%) SNMP
2 2 (2.94%) VPN
2 2 (2.94%) SAN
2 2 (2.94%) ATM
2 2 (2.94%) Firewall
3 1 (1.47%) Broadband
3 1 (1.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.06%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.94%) IDOL
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 25 (36.76%) Selenium
2 20 (29.41%) WebDriver
3 19 (27.94%) LoadRunner
3 19 (27.94%) JMeter
3 19 (27.94%) NUnit
4 16 (23.53%) NSubstitute
5 12 (17.65%) HP UFT
6 3 (4.41%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.47%) JUnit
7 1 (1.47%) Fiddler
7 1 (1.47%) TestComplete
7 1 (1.47%) WATIR
7 1 (1.47%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.47%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.47%) SpecFlow
General
1 14 (20.59%) Finance
2 11 (16.18%) Publishing
3 6 (8.82%) Banking
4 5 (7.35%) Games
5 4 (5.88%) Front Office
6 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (26.47%) Test Team Leader
1 18 (26.47%) Team Leader
2 16 (23.53%) Automation Team Leader
3 12 (17.65%) Tester
4 10 (14.71%) Analyst
4 10 (14.71%) Test Analyst
5 8 (11.76%) Test Manager
5 8 (11.76%) QA Tester
6 7 (10.29%) QA Engineer
7 6 (8.82%) Test Engineer
8 5 (7.35%) Senior Tester
8 5 (7.35%) Test Leader
9 4 (5.88%) Performance Test Leader
9 4 (5.88%) Performance Engineer
9 4 (5.88%) Performance Analyst
9 4 (5.88%) Senior QA Tester
9 4 (5.88%) Performance Test Analyst
9 4 (5.88%) Software Tester
10 3 (4.41%) Systems Tester
10 3 (4.41%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.29%) Web Services
2 4 (5.88%) HTML
2 4 (5.88%) .NET
3 1 (1.47%) XML
3 1 (1.47%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.47%) JSON
3 1 (1.47%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.88%) Statistics
2 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.94%) Mainframe
2 2 (2.94%) Clustering
2 2 (2.94%) PKI
2 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.47%) Video on Demand
3 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.47%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.82%) UNIX
2 5 (7.35%) Windows
3 4 (5.88%) Linux
4 2 (2.94%) Windows XP
4 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (39.71%) Software Testing
3 21 (30.88%) Test Automation
4 18 (26.47%) Test Strategy
5 17 (25.00%) Manual Testing
5 17 (25.00%) Security Testing
5 17 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 17 (25.00%) Automated Testing
6 16 (23.53%) TDD
7 15 (22.06%) Continuous Delivery
8 13 (19.12%) Coaching
9 11 (16.18%) Automation Testing
9 11 (16.18%) Test Scripting
10 10 (14.71%) Functional Testing
11 7 (10.29%) SDLC
11 7 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (10.29%) Project Management
12 6 (8.82%) Scrum
12 6 (8.82%) Integration Testing
12 6 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (41.18%) C#
2 25 (36.76%) SQL
3 8 (11.76%) Java
4 5 (7.35%) C
5 4 (5.88%) VB
6 2 (2.94%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.94%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.47%) C++
Qualifications
1 28 (41.18%) ISTQB
2 18 (26.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 13 (19.12%) ISEB
4 11 (16.18%) Degree
5 7 (10.29%) Security Cleared
6 6 (8.82%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 5 (7.35%) SC Cleared
8 4 (5.88%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (2.94%) CCSA
9 2 (2.94%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (39.71%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.88%) Terminal Services
2 2 (2.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.94%) Netcool
2 2 (2.94%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 19 (27.94%) HP
2 17 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (17.65%) Oracle
4 4 (5.88%) Citrix
4 4 (5.88%) VMware
4 4 (5.88%) Capita
5 2 (2.94%) Meridio
5 2 (2.94%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.94%) EMC
5 2 (2.94%) SAP
5 2 (2.94%) Cisco
5 2 (2.94%) IBM
6 1 (1.47%) Telerik
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £42800 - £44600 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £42800 - £44600 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Annual Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Petersfield
Spectrum IT
Posted: 3 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago