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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 91 81 73
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -8
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 2 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.20% 0.82% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 1.04% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 15
Average salary - £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.35%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
826 771 883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 82.19% 78.59% 80.27%
Number of salaries quoted 643 625 684
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £52,409 £55,000 £55,000
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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 7 (70.00%) ISEB
2 6 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 4 (40.00%) SLA
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (30.00%) Retail
4 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Test Management
4 3 (30.00%) System Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Automation Testing
4 3 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (20.00%) REST
5 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
5 2 (20.00%) RIA
5 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (20.00%) CA Wily
5 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (20.00%) Introscope
5 2 (20.00%) JMeter
5 2 (20.00%) Internet
5 2 (20.00%) Benchmarking
5 2 (20.00%) HP
5 2 (20.00%) Java
5 2 (20.00%) CA

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (20.00%) Introscope
1 2 (20.00%) JMeter
General
1 3 (30.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Test Leader
2 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Test Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Team Leader
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Test Team Leader
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Test Leader
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Test Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Software Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) SOAP
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
1 2 (20.00%) JMS
1 2 (20.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (20.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (20.00%) RIA
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (30.00%) Test Management
1 3 (30.00%) System Testing
1 3 (30.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (20.00%) Benchmarking
2 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
2 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management
3 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) ISEB
2 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (20.00%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) HP
2 2 (20.00%) CA
2 2 (20.00%) SAP
2 2 (20.00%) Cognos
3 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com