The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Livingston region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 12 33 13
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -20
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 1 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 1.67% 1.57% 4.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.57% 1.69% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Average salary - £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -5.38%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
28 118 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 46.67% 92.91% 65.22%
Number of salaries quoted 24 30 37
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
Performance Testing
West Lothian

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 13 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 5 (83.33%) CRM
1 5 (83.33%) HP
1 5 (83.33%) LoadRunner
2 4 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Performance Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 4 (66.67%) QA
2 4 (66.67%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) J2EE
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) LoadRunner
2 4 (66.67%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Test Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Test Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) QA Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Test Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Test Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) CRM
2 4 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Performance Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) HP