The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 46 39 48
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 5 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.42% 3.00% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% 3.44% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 4
Average salary £36,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.39% +15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +1.26%
Performance Testing
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
304 262 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 86.61% 87.33% 75.67%
Number of salaries quoted 222 223 219
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Peterborough

Performance Testing
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 8 (80.00%) QA
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) XML
3 4 (40.00%) ISEB
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (40.00%) Selenium
3 4 (40.00%) jQuery
3 4 (40.00%) Security Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Web Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) HTML5
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (40.00%) User Stories
3 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 4 (40.00%) JIRA
3 4 (40.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (20.00%) ETL
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) JIRA
1 4 (40.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Tester
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Selenium Tester
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Business Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
1 4 (40.00%) XML
1 4 (40.00%) jQuery
1 4 (40.00%) HTML5
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) Security Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Web Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (40.00%) Manual Testing
2 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (40.00%) User Stories
2 4 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) ETL
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) ISEB
1 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (80.00%) QA