The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Nottingham region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 82 89 68
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -21
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 6 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.63% 0.31% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.39% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 14
Average salary £33,500 £41,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.27% -1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £41,500 £40,600
10% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £41,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.23%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
775 770 819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 80.81% 78.81% 79.13%
Number of salaries quoted 585 651 643
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Performance Testing
Nottinghamshire

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 28 July 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 (77.78%) ISEB
2 6 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
4 3 (33.33%) Retail
4 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 3 (33.33%) SLA
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Test Management
4 3 (33.33%) System Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Automation Testing
4 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (22.22%) Resource Management
6 1 (11.11%) RIA
6 1 (11.11%) Introscope
6 1 (11.11%) JMeter
6 1 (11.11%) CRM
6 1 (11.11%) Cognos
6 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
6 1 (11.11%) JMS
6 1 (11.11%) N-Tier
6 1 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (11.11%) SQL
6 1 (11.11%) SAP
6 1 (11.11%) SOAP
6 1 (11.11%) Web Services

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Introscope
1 1 (11.11%) JMeter
1 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Test Leader
2 2 (22.22%) Test Team Leader
2 2 (22.22%) Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Software Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Test Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Software Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Test Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) JMS
1 1 (11.11%) SOAP
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
1 1 (11.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) RIA
1 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
1 1 (11.11%) N-Tier
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing
1 3 (33.33%) Test Management
1 3 (33.33%) System Testing
1 3 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) Resource Management
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) Benchmarking
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) ISEB
2 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
3 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (11.11%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Cognos
2 1 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) CA
2 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com