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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 171 185 154
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -31
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 14 22 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.42% 0.56% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.68% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 15
Average salary £37,500 £26,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.50% -24.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £35,100 £42,180
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +20.00%
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
2822 3220 2802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 84.72% 82.67% 81.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2484 2756 2283
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 -2 4 £37,500 +41.50%
Winchester - 3 £52,500 - 1
Gosport +12 1 £27,500 -21.42%
Havant -7 1 £35,000 -0.70%
Fareham - 1 £35,000 -
Performance Testing
South East

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 32 (48.48%) HP
2 30 (45.45%) LoadRunner
2 30 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (39.39%) Oracle
4 21 (31.82%) C#
4 21 (31.82%) Finance
4 21 (31.82%) Test Scripting
5 20 (30.30%) Functional Testing
5 20 (30.30%) Selenium
6 18 (27.27%) Test Automation
7 15 (22.73%) HP UFT
8 13 (19.70%) E-business
8 13 (19.70%) VB
8 13 (19.70%) Procure-to-pay
8 13 (19.70%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 12 (18.18%) WebDriver
9 12 (18.18%) ISEB
9 12 (18.18%) Automated Testing
9 12 (18.18%) QA
9 12 (18.18%) Scrum
10 11 (16.67%) TDD
10 11 (16.67%) SQL
11 10 (15.15%) SDLC
11 10 (15.15%) Microsoft
12 9 (13.64%) JMeter
12 9 (13.64%) Automation Testing
12 9 (13.64%) Test Management
13 8 (12.12%) ISTQB
13 8 (12.12%) SQL Server
13 8 (12.12%) Unix

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 1 (1.52%) JBoss
1 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.52%) WebLogic
1 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) Mingle
2 1 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (19.70%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 7 (10.61%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.12%) TCP/IP
2 5 (7.58%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.61%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (6.06%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 30 (45.45%) LoadRunner
2 20 (30.30%) Selenium
3 15 (22.73%) HP UFT
4 12 (18.18%) WebDriver
5 9 (13.64%) JMeter
6 6 (9.09%) NUnit
7 5 (7.58%) SoapUI
8 3 (4.55%) NSubstitute
8 3 (4.55%) SpecFlow
9 2 (3.03%) Cucumber
9 2 (3.03%) JUnit
9 2 (3.03%) TestComplete
9 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio
9 2 (3.03%) WATIR
10 1 (1.52%) Bugzilla
10 1 (1.52%) FitNesse
General
1 21 (31.82%) Finance
2 7 (10.61%) Publishing
3 4 (6.06%) Banking
4 2 (3.03%) Retail
5 1 (1.52%) Advertising
5 1 (1.52%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (22.73%) Tester
2 14 (21.21%) Analyst
2 14 (21.21%) Performance Tester
2 14 (21.21%) Test Analyst
3 13 (19.70%) Senior Penetration Tester
3 13 (19.70%) Senior Performance Tester
3 13 (19.70%) Senior Tester
4 11 (16.67%) Automation Test Lead
4 11 (16.67%) Test Leader
5 10 (15.15%) Test Engineer
6 7 (10.61%) Automation Team Leader
6 7 (10.61%) Team Leader
6 7 (10.61%) Test Team Leader
7 5 (7.58%) Performance Test Leader
7 5 (7.58%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) Senior Test Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Automation Test Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Performance Test Consultant
8 4 (6.06%) Software Test Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.09%) .NET
2 5 (7.58%) DCOM
3 2 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (9.09%) Client/Server
2 4 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.03%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.12%) Linux
1 8 (12.12%) Unix
2 6 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (31.82%) Test Scripting
3 20 (30.30%) Functional Testing
4 18 (27.27%) Test Automation
5 13 (19.70%) E-business
5 13 (19.70%) Procure-to-pay
6 12 (18.18%) Automated Testing
6 12 (18.18%) Scrum
7 11 (16.67%) TDD
8 10 (15.15%) SDLC
9 9 (13.64%) Automation Testing
9 9 (13.64%) Test Management
10 7 (10.61%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (10.61%) Mentoring
10 7 (10.61%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 7 (10.61%) Security Testing
10 7 (10.61%) Test Strategy
10 7 (10.61%) UML
11 6 (9.09%) Coaching
11 6 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (31.82%) C#
2 13 (19.70%) VB
3 11 (16.67%) SQL
4 8 (12.12%) Python
5 6 (9.09%) Java
6 4 (6.06%) Bash Shell
6 4 (6.06%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.55%) C
7 3 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (18.18%) ISEB
2 8 (12.12%) ISTQB
3 4 (6.06%) Degree
3 4 (6.06%) ISEB Practitioner
3 4 (6.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (6.06%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.18%) QA
2 5 (7.58%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (10.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (48.48%) HP
2 26 (39.39%) Oracle
3 10 (15.15%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.58%) Citrix
4 5 (7.58%) SAP
5 4 (6.06%) Capita
6 2 (3.03%) Telerik
7 1 (1.52%) VMware