The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Livingston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 14 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 6.45% - 2.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.41% - 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.33% -6.25%
Performance Testing
West Lothian

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
27 28 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 87.10% 63.64% 86.02%
Number of salaries quoted 22 23 27
Average salary £35,750 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Livingston region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Livingston

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Livingston

Performance Testing
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Livingston 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (100.00%) System Testing

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Livingston 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 2 (100.00%) IIS
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (100.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft