The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Testing
UK / Scotland
Rank 129 148 140
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -8
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 10 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.44% 0.38% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.42% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 17
Median salary £47,500 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,300 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,500 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2049 2645 2727
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 90.34% 90.89% 88.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1330 1672 1698
Median salary £45,000 £45,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% +3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Scotland

Performance Testing
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Scotland

Performance Testing
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +9 5 £57,500 +35.29%
Glasgow - 3 £40,500 - 1
West Lothian -1 2 £37,500 - 1
Performance Testing
UK

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (42.86%) Java
3 11 (39.29%) Finance
4 9 (32.14%) Banking
4 9 (32.14%) Test Scripting
4 9 (32.14%) Test Automation
5 8 (28.57%) BDD
5 8 (28.57%) Selenium
5 8 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
5 8 (28.57%) TDD
6 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (25.00%) Games
6 7 (25.00%) Python
7 6 (21.43%) LoadRunner
7 6 (21.43%) QA
7 6 (21.43%) Microservices
7 6 (21.43%) Performance Engineering
7 6 (21.43%) Telecoms
7 6 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (21.43%) High Availability
7 6 (21.43%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 5 (17.86%) Jasmine
8 5 (17.86%) Manual Testing
8 5 (17.86%) Test Management
8 5 (17.86%) REST
8 5 (17.86%) Karma Test Runner
8 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
8 5 (17.86%) API Testing
8 5 (17.86%) JIRA
8 5 (17.86%) SOAP

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Selenium
2 6 (21.43%) LoadRunner
3 5 (17.86%) Jasmine
3 5 (17.86%) JIRA
3 5 (17.86%) Karma Test Runner
4 3 (10.71%) JMeter
4 3 (10.71%) SonarQube
5 2 (7.14%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.57%) SpecFlow
6 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 9 (32.14%) Banking
3 7 (25.00%) Games
4 6 (21.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Tester
2 7 (25.00%) Performance Tester
3 6 (21.43%) Test Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Test Automation Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Test Leader
6 3 (10.71%) Automation Test Lead
6 3 (10.71%) Consultant
6 3 (10.71%) Performance Consultant
6 3 (10.71%) Performance Test Consultant
6 3 (10.71%) QA Manager
6 3 (10.71%) Quality Manager
6 3 (10.71%) Software Manager
6 3 (10.71%) Software QA Manager
6 3 (10.71%) Test Consultant
7 2 (7.14%) Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Software Tester
7 2 (7.14%) Test Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Java Software Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) REST
1 5 (17.86%) SOAP
2 3 (10.71%) CSS
2 3 (10.71%) HTML
3 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
3 2 (7.14%) jQuery
3 2 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (3.57%) .NET
4 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (3.57%) Java EE
4 1 (3.57%) JPA
4 1 (3.57%) JSF
4 1 (3.57%) Servlets
4 1 (3.57%) Web Services
4 1 (3.57%) WebGL
4 1 (3.57%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Android
1 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (32.14%) Test Automation
2 9 (32.14%) Test Scripting
3 8 (28.57%) BDD
3 8 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
3 8 (28.57%) TDD
4 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (21.43%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 6 (21.43%) High Availability
5 6 (21.43%) Microservices
5 6 (21.43%) Performance Engineering
6 5 (17.86%) API Testing
6 5 (17.86%) Manual Testing
6 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
6 5 (17.86%) Test Management
7 4 (14.29%) DevOps
7 4 (14.29%) Load Testing
7 4 (14.29%) Scrum
7 4 (14.29%) Test Strategy
7 4 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) Java
2 7 (25.00%) Python
3 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 4 (14.29%) SQL
4 2 (7.14%) C#
4 2 (7.14%) C++
5 1 (3.57%) C
5 1 (3.57%) PHP
5 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Docker
1 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) HP
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle
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