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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank - 18 26
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth - 5.26% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 6.67% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £35,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.87%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +11.11%
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
130 60 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 88.44% 78.95% 87.85%
Number of salaries quoted 120 48 78
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 22 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
3 1 (33.33%) VBA
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) AWK
3 1 (33.33%) Korn
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Operations Management
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Test Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
1 2 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Management
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VBA
3 1 (33.33%) AWK
3 1 (33.33%) Korn
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft