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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 119 126 137
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +11
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 10 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.57% 0.74% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.88% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 3
Median salary £53,750 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
1566 1931 1979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 88.73% 83.88% 81.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1219 1404 1373
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £75,000
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 25 June 2016.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Reading

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 (76.19%) Selenium
2 12 (57.14%) SQL
2 12 (57.14%) Web Services
2 12 (57.14%) HP UFT
3 11 (52.38%) C#
3 11 (52.38%) Finance
4 10 (47.62%) Retail
4 10 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (47.62%) Test Automation
5 9 (42.86%) Cucumber
5 9 (42.86%) BDD
5 9 (42.86%) Git (software)
5 9 (42.86%) Ranorex
5 9 (42.86%) Subversion
5 9 (42.86%) Banking
5 9 (42.86%) QA
5 9 (42.86%) Telecoms
5 9 (42.86%) Java
5 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
6 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
6 8 (38.10%) OOP
6 8 (38.10%) CSS
6 8 (38.10%) Games
6 8 (38.10%) HTML
6 8 (38.10%) Ajax
6 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (38.10%) Logistics
6 8 (38.10%) Functional Testing
6 8 (38.10%) API Testing
6 8 (38.10%) RSpec

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 2 (9.52%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) IMAP
1 2 (9.52%) NAS
1 2 (9.52%) SAN
1 2 (9.52%) SMTP
1 2 (9.52%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (76.19%) Selenium
2 12 (57.14%) HP UFT
3 9 (42.86%) Cucumber
3 9 (42.86%) Git (software)
3 9 (42.86%) Ranorex
3 9 (42.86%) Subversion
4 8 (38.10%) JBehave
4 8 (38.10%) RSpec
5 7 (33.33%) LoadRunner
6 5 (23.81%) eggPlant
7 4 (19.05%) Rational Functional Tester
7 4 (19.05%) WebDriver
8 3 (14.29%) JMeter
8 3 (14.29%) SoapUI
8 3 (14.29%) WebLOAD
9 2 (9.52%) AQtime
9 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
9 2 (9.52%) JIRA
9 2 (9.52%) Maven
9 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 10 (47.62%) Retail
3 9 (42.86%) Banking
3 9 (42.86%) Telecoms
4 8 (38.10%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Tester
2 6 (28.57%) Performance Specialist
2 6 (28.57%) Performance Test Specialist
2 6 (28.57%) Test Automation Specialist
2 6 (28.57%) Test Specialist
3 5 (23.81%) Automation Tester
4 4 (19.05%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 4 (19.05%) Selenium Tester
5 3 (14.29%) QA Automation Tester
5 3 (14.29%) QA Tester
6 2 (9.52%) Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) QA Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior QA Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Tester
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Test Automation Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Test Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Junior Software Tester
7 1 (4.76%) Performance Test Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Regression Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) Web Services
2 8 (38.10%) Ajax
2 8 (38.10%) CSS
2 8 (38.10%) HTML
3 3 (14.29%) SOAP
4 2 (9.52%) .NET
4 2 (9.52%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) EPoS
2 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.76%) Android
3 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (47.62%) Test Automation
2 9 (42.86%) BDD
3 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (38.10%) API Testing
3 8 (38.10%) Functional Testing
3 8 (38.10%) Logistics
3 8 (38.10%) OOP
4 6 (28.57%) DevOps
4 6 (28.57%) Software Testing
5 5 (23.81%) Automated Testing
6 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
7 3 (14.29%) Agile Testing
8 2 (9.52%) Automation Testing
8 2 (9.52%) Benchmarking
8 2 (9.52%) Coaching
8 2 (9.52%) Performance Engineering
8 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (4.76%) CRM
9 1 (4.76%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) SQL
2 11 (52.38%) C#
3 9 (42.86%) Java
4 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.52%) C++
6 1 (4.76%) Groovy
6 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.76%) Python
6 1 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) ISTQB
2 3 (14.29%) ISEB
3 2 (9.52%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (42.86%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.52%) VMware ESX
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Perfmon
2 1 (4.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) HP
2 4 (19.05%) IBM
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 3 (14.29%) VMware
4 2 (9.52%) Capita
5 1 (4.76%) Splunk
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
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