The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 44 40 53
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +13
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 3 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.88% 1.78% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 2.46% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Average salary £38,500 - £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Performance Testing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
261 244 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 76.54% 72.19% 77.83%
Number of salaries quoted 174 149 303
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Middlesex

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 4 (80.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (60.00%) LoadRunner
2 3 (60.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) DSDM
2 3 (60.00%) SilkPerformer
2 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (60.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) Web Testing
2 3 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Big Data
3 1 (20.00%) NAS
3 1 (20.00%) SRDF
3 1 (20.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) Brocade
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Fujitsu
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Replication
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) NFS
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) VLAN
1 1 (20.00%) NAS
1 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (60.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (60.00%) SilkPerformer
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Tester
1 3 (60.00%) Test Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) QA Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Tester
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Product Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Development Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Biometrics
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Web Testing
1 3 (60.00%) DSDM
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) NFS
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) SRDF
1 1 (20.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) EMC
2 1 (20.00%) Hitachi
2 1 (20.00%) NetApp
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Brocade
2 1 (20.00%) Fujitsu
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft