The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Paddington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 12 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Paddington 3.57% - 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.70% - 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £52,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
Performance Testing
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Paddington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
27 31 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Paddington 96.43% 100.00% 94.03%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 12
Average salary £50,000 £70,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £88,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Paddington

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

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Paddington

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Paddington

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Paddington

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Paddington

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Paddington 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 (100.00%) JMeter
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Rational Performance Tester
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) QA
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) LoadRunner
2 4 (80.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Statistics
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (20.00%) Remedy
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) DB2
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) Stress Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Confluence
3 1 (20.00%) JProfiler
3 1 (20.00%) Splunk
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Paddington by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Paddington 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 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) DB2
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) JMeter
1 5 (100.00%) Rational Performance Tester
2 4 (80.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (20.00%) JProfiler
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Test Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Lead Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Statistics
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Stress Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) nmon
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) Remedy
1 1 (20.00%) Splunk