The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Testing
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 104 129 133
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +4
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 27 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.34% 0.49% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 0.58% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 5
Median salary £22,500 £40,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-43.75% -33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1758 1723 1717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 87.07% 83.64% 84.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1446 1460 1339
Median salary £48,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.61% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing Performance Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Performance Testing
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Performance Testing
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Broxbourne - 14 £22,500 -
Watford - 6 £41,250 -
Hoddesdon - 2 £28,750 -
Performance Testing
East of England

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing Performance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 23 (45.10%) SQL
2 20 (39.22%) Java
3 19 (37.25%) Functional Testing
4 18 (35.29%) Non-Functional Testing
5 16 (31.37%) Stress Testing
5 16 (31.37%) Scalability Testing
5 16 (31.37%) Software Testing
6 15 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (29.41%) LoadRunner
6 15 (29.41%) HP
6 15 (29.41%) Oracle
6 15 (29.41%) WebLogic
7 13 (25.49%) Perl
8 12 (23.53%) Test Scripting
9 11 (21.57%) Security Testing
9 11 (21.57%) Finance
10 10 (19.61%) Python
10 10 (19.61%) Test Planning
11 9 (17.65%) Release Management
12 8 (15.69%) Selenium
12 8 (15.69%) Integration Testing
13 7 (13.73%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (13.73%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (13.73%) WebSphere
14 6 (11.76%) AWK
14 6 (11.76%) C#
14 6 (11.76%) ISEB
14 6 (11.76%) Shell Script
15 5 (9.80%) MySQL
15 5 (9.80%) SQL Server

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (29.41%) WebLogic
2 7 (13.73%) WebSphere
3 3 (5.88%) CMS
3 3 (5.88%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.80%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) MySQL
1 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (29.41%) LoadRunner
2 8 (15.69%) Selenium
3 5 (9.80%) JMeter
3 5 (9.80%) WebDriver
4 3 (5.88%) Grunt
5 2 (3.92%) Appium
5 2 (3.92%) JIRA
5 2 (3.92%) TestRail
General
1 11 (21.57%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Retail
3 1 (1.96%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (47.06%) Analyst
2 21 (41.18%) Test Analyst
3 16 (31.37%) Software Tester
3 16 (31.37%) Tester
4 12 (23.53%) Test Leader
5 8 (15.69%) Software Analyst
5 8 (15.69%) Software Test Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) Architect
6 5 (9.80%) Lead Test Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.88%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.88%) .NET Web Developer
7 3 (5.88%) C# Developer
7 3 (5.88%) C# Web Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Capacity Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Performance Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Test Manager
7 3 (5.88%) Trainee Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.80%) Gherkin
1 5 (9.80%) REST
1 5 (9.80%) SOAP
1 5 (9.80%) Web Services
2 3 (5.88%) .NET
2 3 (5.88%) AngularJS
2 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET
2 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (5.88%) Middleware
2 3 (5.88%) Sass
2 3 (5.88%) SignalR
2 3 (5.88%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (9.80%) Virtual Team
3 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.92%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (37.25%) Functional Testing
2 18 (35.29%) Non-Functional Testing
3 16 (31.37%) Scalability Testing
3 16 (31.37%) Software Testing
3 16 (31.37%) Stress Testing
4 15 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (23.53%) Test Scripting
6 11 (21.57%) Security Testing
7 10 (19.61%) Test Planning
8 9 (17.65%) Release Management
9 8 (15.69%) Integration Testing
10 7 (13.73%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (9.80%) BDD
11 5 (9.80%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 5 (9.80%) Process Improvement
11 5 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (9.80%) System Integration Testing
11 5 (9.80%) TDD
11 5 (9.80%) Technical Architecture
12 4 (7.84%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (45.10%) SQL
2 20 (39.22%) Java
3 13 (25.49%) Perl
4 10 (19.61%) Python
5 6 (11.76%) AWK
5 6 (11.76%) C#
5 6 (11.76%) Shell Script
6 4 (7.84%) VBScript
7 3 (5.88%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.88%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) ISEB
2 3 (5.88%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (29.41%) HP
1 15 (29.41%) Oracle
2 5 (9.80%) SAP
3 3 (5.88%) Sun
4 1 (1.96%) VocaLink