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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank - 83 84
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 0 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes - 0.67% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.80% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 2
Average salary - £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +18.00%
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
938 876 857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 88.32% 84.15% 80.17%
Number of salaries quoted 810 663 688
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) JMeter
2 2 (66.67%) LAMP
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (66.67%) Load Testing
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) SaaS
2 2 (66.67%) Trac
2 2 (66.67%) Apache ServiceMix
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Management

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JMeter
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Trac
3 1 (33.33%) HP UFT
3 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Java Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Test Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Test Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) LAMP
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Load Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) Demand Management
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) SAP