The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rickmansworth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 21 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 5.97% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.56% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £67,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.33% -6.25%
Performance Testing
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Rickmansworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
61 22 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 91.04% 75.86% 74.87%
Number of salaries quoted 53 21 87
Average salary £62,500 £48,000 £53,200
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.20% -9.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 7 (87.50%) Finance
3 6 (75.00%) AWK
3 6 (75.00%) Korn
3 6 (75.00%) Marketing
3 6 (75.00%) Operations Management
3 6 (75.00%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (75.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) Perl
3 6 (75.00%) VBA
3 6 (75.00%) Solaris
3 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
5 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
5 2 (25.00%) HP
5 2 (25.00%) LoadRunner
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (12.50%) BEA
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (12.50%) Sun
6 1 (12.50%) J2EE
6 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL
6 1 (12.50%) RDBMS

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 (12.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 6 (75.00%) Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Performance Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) Capacity Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Test Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) IT Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Operations Management
1 6 (75.00%) Capacity Planning
1 6 (75.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 6 (75.00%) AWK
2 6 (75.00%) Korn
2 6 (75.00%) Perl
2 6 (75.00%) VBA
3 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) BEA
4 1 (12.50%) Sun