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 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 93 - 83
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.26% - 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% - 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £40,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
923 675 698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 80.75% 74.01% 76.79%
Number of salaries quoted 661 586 553
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,500
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 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 29 August 2014, 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 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) MySQL
3 2 (28.57%) PHP
3 2 (28.57%) ISEB
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 2 (28.57%) JIRA
3 2 (28.57%) Load Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
4 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (14.29%) WFM
4 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
4 1 (14.29%) SaaS
4 1 (14.29%) PHPUnit
4 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
4 1 (14.29%) Lync
4 1 (14.29%) F5
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
1 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) PHPUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 1 (14.29%) Behat
2 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
2 1 (14.29%) JMeter
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Test Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Network Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) LAMP
2 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Load Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
2 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
2 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
2 1 (14.29%) User Stories
2 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) System Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
2 1 (14.29%) WFM
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Workflow
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) vCloud
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Telerik
2 1 (14.29%) F5
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle