The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank - 55 -
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton - 0.25% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.28% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
Performance Testing
Bedfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
340 360 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 85.00% 88.89% 82.14%
Number of salaries quoted 209 325 351
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +6.25%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Luton

Performance Testing
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Test Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) HP