The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 85 101 83
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -18
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 6 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.57% 0.26% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.32% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 9
Average salary £53,458 £32,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.48% +22.64%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Performance Testing
Nottinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
887 944 737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 83.92% 82.95% 83.47%
Number of salaries quoted 709 776 620
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Nottingham

Performance Testing
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 5 (55.56%) ISEB
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Service Management
2 4 (44.44%) ITSM
2 4 (44.44%) Back Office
2 4 (44.44%) Test Strategy
3 3 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) SLA
3 3 (33.33%) HP
3 3 (33.33%) LoadRunner
3 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) SAP
4 2 (22.22%) SOAP
4 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 2 (22.22%) Cognos
4 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
4 2 (22.22%) JMS
4 2 (22.22%) N-Tier
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) CA
4 2 (22.22%) Internet
4 2 (22.22%) Benchmarking
4 2 (22.22%) Introscope
4 2 (22.22%) JMeter
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) RIA
4 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) LoadRunner
2 2 (22.22%) Introscope
2 2 (22.22%) JMeter
2 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (11.11%) WatiN
3 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
3 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 1 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 4 (44.44%) Back Office
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Head of Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Test Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Test Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Test Leader
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Test Leader
3 1 (11.11%) QA Automation Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Manual Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Software Tester
3 1 (11.11%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) SOAP
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
1 2 (22.22%) JMS
1 2 (22.22%) REST
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
2 2 (22.22%) N-Tier
2 2 (22.22%) RIA
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
1 4 (44.44%) Service Management
1 4 (44.44%) ITSM
1 4 (44.44%) Test Strategy
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) Benchmarking
2 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
3 1 (11.11%) System Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
3 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) OOD
3 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) VBScript
3 1 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) ISEB
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) CA Wily
2 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (22.22%) CA
2 2 (22.22%) SAP
2 2 (22.22%) Cognos
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft