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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 22 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 6.49% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.25% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £50,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
69 25 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 89.61% 75.76% 77.88%
Number of salaries quoted 62 24 109
Average salary £65,000 £38,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+68.83% -14.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £26,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £65,000 £64,000
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
Salary Histogram in Rickmansworth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Rickmansworth region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Rickmansworth

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 5 (83.33%) Perl
2 5 (83.33%) VBA
2 5 (83.33%) Solaris
2 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) AWK
2 5 (83.33%) Korn
2 5 (83.33%) Marketing
2 5 (83.33%) Operations Management
2 5 (83.33%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (16.67%) J2EE
4 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (16.67%) Sun
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (16.67%) BEA
4 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (16.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
1 5 (83.33%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Capacity Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Operations Management
1 5 (83.33%) Capacity Planning
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 5 (83.33%) AWK
2 5 (83.33%) Korn
2 5 (83.33%) Perl
2 5 (83.33%) VBA
3 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Sun
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) BEA