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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 183 162 182
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +20
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 13 27 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.33% 0.71% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.90% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 9
Average salary £43,500 £47,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.42% +41.79%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
3277 3014 3320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 82.01% 78.86% 78.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2682 2561 2838
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
(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
Basingstoke +4 4 £43,500 +38.09%
Southampton -5 4 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Farnborough -8 1 £30,000 +15.38%
Portsmouth -17 1 £37,500 -
Gosport - 1 - -
Performance Testing
South East

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (30.43%) ISTQB
3 6 (26.09%) Retail
3 6 (26.09%) Test Management
4 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
4 5 (21.74%) QA
4 5 (21.74%) MySQL
5 4 (17.39%) Windows
5 4 (17.39%) C#
5 4 (17.39%) HP
5 4 (17.39%) ISEB
5 4 (17.39%) Degree
5 4 (17.39%) Load Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Stress Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
5 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
5 4 (17.39%) Finance
5 4 (17.39%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
5 4 (17.39%) Test Scripting
5 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
5 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
5 4 (17.39%) Trello
5 4 (17.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 4 (17.39%) User Experience
6 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
6 3 (13.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (13.04%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (13.04%) Software Distribution
6 3 (13.04%) System Testing

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 1 (4.35%) Apache
1 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) VPN
2 2 (8.70%) ATM
2 2 (8.70%) ISDN
3 1 (4.35%) POP3
3 1 (4.35%) SMTP
3 1 (4.35%) DHCP
3 1 (4.35%) DNS
3 1 (4.35%) Internet
3 1 (4.35%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) TestDirector
2 2 (8.70%) Selenium
3 1 (4.35%) PHPUnit
3 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.35%) LoadRunner
3 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (26.09%) Retail
2 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
2 4 (17.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Test Manager
1 7 (30.43%) Tester
2 4 (17.39%) Performance Tester
2 4 (17.39%) Agile Tester
3 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Test Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Test Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Test Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) QA Tester
4 2 (8.70%) Automation Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) QA Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Test Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Support
5 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
1 4 (17.39%) User Experience
2 2 (8.70%) EFT
2 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (26.09%) Test Management
3 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
4 4 (17.39%) Test Scripting
4 4 (17.39%) Load Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Stress Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
5 3 (13.04%) Change Management
5 3 (13.04%) Regression Testing
5 3 (13.04%) TDD
5 3 (13.04%) Integration Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (13.04%) Software Distribution
5 3 (13.04%) Performance Engineering
5 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
5 3 (13.04%) System Testing
6 2 (8.70%) BDD
6 2 (8.70%) Network Management
6 2 (8.70%) Manual Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) C#
2 3 (13.04%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) VB
3 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.35%) C++
3 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) ISTQB
2 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
2 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 4 (17.39%) ISEB
2 4 (17.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 3 (13.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (13.04%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) HP
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco
2 3 (13.04%) Juniper
2 3 (13.04%) Capita
2 3 (13.04%) Fujitsu
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.35%) Citrix
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle
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