The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 123 130 140
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +10
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 13 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.73% 0.49% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.59% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 3
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £27,500 £37,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,500 £39,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Performance Testing
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1583 1875 1908
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 88.49% 84.08% 80.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1214 1368 1319
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing Performance Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Reading

Performance Testing
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Reading region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Reading

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT jobs citing Performance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 16 (80.00%) Selenium
2 12 (60.00%) SQL
2 12 (60.00%) C#
2 12 (60.00%) Web Services
2 12 (60.00%) Finance
3 11 (55.00%) HP UFT
3 11 (55.00%) Test Automation
4 10 (50.00%) Functional Testing
4 10 (50.00%) HTML
4 10 (50.00%) Java
4 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (45.00%) MS Excel
5 9 (45.00%) Cucumber
5 9 (45.00%) BDD
6 8 (40.00%) Ranorex
6 8 (40.00%) API Testing
6 8 (40.00%) Git (software)
6 8 (40.00%) RSpec
6 8 (40.00%) JBehave
6 8 (40.00%) QA
6 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (40.00%) OOP
6 8 (40.00%) CSS
6 8 (40.00%) Games
6 8 (40.00%) Telecoms
6 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (40.00%) Banking
6 8 (40.00%) Retail
6 8 (40.00%) Subversion
6 8 (40.00%) Logistics

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) IBM Domino
2 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (45.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Wireshark
2 2 (10.00%) IMAP
2 2 (10.00%) NAS
2 2 (10.00%) SAN
2 2 (10.00%) SMTP
3 1 (5.00%) Internet
3 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (80.00%) Selenium
2 11 (55.00%) HP UFT
3 9 (45.00%) Cucumber
4 8 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 8 (40.00%) JBehave
4 8 (40.00%) Ranorex
4 8 (40.00%) RSpec
4 8 (40.00%) Subversion
5 7 (35.00%) LoadRunner
6 6 (30.00%) JMeter
7 5 (25.00%) Visual Studio
8 4 (20.00%) eggPlant
8 4 (20.00%) Rational Functional Tester
8 4 (20.00%) WebDriver
9 3 (15.00%) SoapUI
10 2 (10.00%) AQtime
10 2 (10.00%) SilkPerformer
10 2 (10.00%) WebLOAD
11 1 (5.00%) JIRA
11 1 (5.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 12 (60.00%) Finance
2 8 (40.00%) Banking
2 8 (40.00%) Games
2 8 (40.00%) Retail
2 8 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Tester
2 6 (30.00%) Automation Tester
2 6 (30.00%) Performance Specialist
2 6 (30.00%) Performance Test Specialist
2 6 (30.00%) Test Automation Specialist
2 6 (30.00%) Test Specialist
3 5 (25.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 5 (25.00%) Selenium Tester
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Tester
5 3 (15.00%) Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) QA Automation Tester
5 3 (15.00%) QA Tester
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Automation Tester
5 3 (15.00%) Test Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Performance Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Performance Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Test Automation Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Performance Tester
7 1 (5.00%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) Web Services
2 10 (50.00%) HTML
3 8 (40.00%) Ajax
3 8 (40.00%) CSS
4 4 (20.00%) .NET
5 3 (15.00%) SOAP
6 2 (10.00%) MAPI
7 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
7 1 (5.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
1 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.00%) Android
2 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Test Automation
2 10 (50.00%) Functional Testing
3 9 (45.00%) BDD
4 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (40.00%) API Testing
4 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (40.00%) Logistics
4 8 (40.00%) OOP
5 5 (25.00%) DevOps
5 5 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Automated Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (20.00%) Test Scripting
7 3 (15.00%) Agile Testing
7 3 (15.00%) Exploratory Testing
7 3 (15.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (15.00%) Performance Engineering
7 3 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (15.00%) Scrum
8 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) C#
1 12 (60.00%) SQL
2 10 (50.00%) Java
2 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.00%) C++
3 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.00%) Perl
4 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) ISEB
3 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (15.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Perfmon
2 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) HP
2 5 (25.00%) IBM
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.00%) VMware
5 1 (5.00%) Capita
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix
5 1 (5.00%) SAP
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