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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 46 45 52
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 1 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.35% 0.90% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 1.07% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 5
Average salary £86,000 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.36% +29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
233 281 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 81.47% 83.88% 82.55%
Number of salaries quoted 172 268 335
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Test Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) HP