The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 83 82 105
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +23
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 8 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.76% 0.66% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.84% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 4
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,500 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
Performance Testing
Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
846 837 1011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 80.49% 79.19% 86.26%
Number of salaries quoted 648 682 888
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 10 (90.91%) HTML
1 10 (90.91%) PHP
1 10 (90.91%) MySQL
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
1 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) JMeter
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) Java
2 9 (81.82%) Load Testing
3 7 (63.64%) LAMP
3 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 7 (63.64%) SaaS
4 6 (54.55%) Oracle Database
4 6 (54.55%) Oracle
4 6 (54.55%) Oracle Forms
4 6 (54.55%) Scrum
4 6 (54.55%) JIRA
5 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
5 5 (45.45%) Subversion
5 5 (45.45%) Ruby
5 5 (45.45%) Ruby on Rails
5 5 (45.45%) Apache
5 5 (45.45%) Trac
5 5 (45.45%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (18.18%) Degree
6 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
7 1 (9.09%) C#

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 5 (45.45%) Apache
1 5 (45.45%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) MySQL
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
3 6 (54.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) JMeter
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (54.55%) JIRA
3 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
3 5 (45.45%) Trac
3 5 (45.45%) Subversion
4 1 (9.09%) LoadRunner
4 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
4 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Test Engineer
1 6 (54.55%) Performance Engineer
1 6 (54.55%) Performance Test Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Tester
2 4 (36.36%) Performance Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) HTML
2 7 (63.64%) LAMP
3 5 (45.45%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) BBC
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
1 10 (90.91%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Load Testing
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) PHP
2 9 (81.82%) Java
3 7 (63.64%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) Ruby
5 1 (9.09%) C#
5 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft