The table below looks at the statistics for the Performance Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tester
Rank - - 129
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Tester 0 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.94%
Performance Tester
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2292 2428 2146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.62% 95.18% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1884 2010 1692
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Performance Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Tester in the job title across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Performance Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Performance Tester
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Performance Tester across the Hertfordshire region.

Performance Tester Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Performance Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Performance Tester in their job title 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 with Performance Tester in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) JMeter
2 2 (66.67%) Drupal
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) AWK
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Magento
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Test Planning
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) DB2
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) Sun
2 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) HTTPS

Performance Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Performance Tester in their job title 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 with Performance Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) JBoss
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
1 2 (66.67%) Drupal
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
1 2 (66.67%) HTTPS
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
1 2 (66.67%) JMeter
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) AIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (66.67%) Test Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) AWK
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) Sun
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft