The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 3.85% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.76% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Performance Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
84 86 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 80.77% 81.90% 74.59%
Number of salaries quoted 65 65 104
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in the Midlands

Performance Testing
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 (100.00%) Retail
1 4 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 4 (100.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) TestPartner
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Management
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 2 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (50.00%) EPoS
2 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 2 (50.00%) JMeter
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Midlands 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (50.00%) JMeter
1 2 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) TestPartner
General
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Automation Test Lead
1 2 (50.00%) EPoS Manager
1 2 (50.00%) EPoS Test Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Lead Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Test Leader
1 2 (50.00%) Portfolio Manager
1 2 (50.00%) SAP Manager
1 2 (50.00%) SAP Test Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Performance Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Performance Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Leader
1 2 (50.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) SDLC
1 4 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Test Management
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) SAP