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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 86 - 87
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.19% - 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% - 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £37,250
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
869 725 749
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 81.75% 77.13% 77.94%
Number of salaries quoted 626 625 570
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 22 September 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 3 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS
3 1 (25.00%) PHPUnit
3 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (25.00%) Behat
3 1 (25.00%) Gherkin
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Telerik
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) WFM
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (25.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (25.00%) PHPUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) Behat
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) JMeter
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) LAMP
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (25.00%) WFM
1 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Telerik
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle