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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 137 143 135
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 19 29 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.61% 0.78% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.96% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 12
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
Performance Testing
UK

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
2628 3019 2342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 84.56% 81.64% 78.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1600 1978 1388
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 March 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +17 10 £45,000 -18.18%
Dundee +7 3 £22,000 -
West Lothian 0 3 £40,000 - 1
Edinburgh -8 3 £45,000 +18.42%
Performance Testing
UK

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 24 (64.86%) LoadRunner
2 21 (56.76%) HP
3 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (40.54%) Finance
4 15 (40.54%) Java
5 13 (35.14%) QA
6 12 (32.43%) Automated Testing
7 11 (29.73%) SQL
7 11 (29.73%) Test Management
8 9 (24.32%) ISTQB
9 8 (21.62%) UNIX
9 8 (21.62%) Test Strategy
10 7 (18.92%) SOA
10 7 (18.92%) Project Management
10 7 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (18.92%) Scrum
10 7 (18.92%) WebSphere
10 7 (18.92%) Banking
11 6 (16.22%) Resource Management
11 6 (16.22%) CSQA
11 6 (16.22%) Test Automation
11 6 (16.22%) Financial Institution
11 6 (16.22%) PMI
11 6 (16.22%) PMI Certification
11 6 (16.22%) .NET
11 6 (16.22%) Demand Management
11 6 (16.22%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (13.51%) C++
12 5 (13.51%) QuickTest Pro
12 5 (13.51%) Regression Testing

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 7 (18.92%) WebSphere
2 4 (10.81%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.70%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (64.86%) LoadRunner
2 5 (13.51%) JMeter
2 5 (13.51%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (13.51%) Selenium
3 4 (10.81%) SilkPerformer
3 4 (10.81%) Introscope
4 2 (5.41%) JIRA
4 2 (5.41%) WinRunner
4 2 (5.41%) Facilita Forecast
5 1 (2.70%) FitNesse
5 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (2.70%) Rational Performance Tester
5 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.70%) NeoLoad
5 1 (2.70%) JUnit
5 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.70%) ClearCase
General
1 15 (40.54%) Finance
2 7 (18.92%) Banking
3 6 (16.22%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Tester
2 12 (32.43%) Analyst
3 11 (29.73%) Test Analyst
4 9 (24.32%) Performance Tester
5 7 (18.92%) Performance Analyst
5 7 (18.92%) Performance Test Analyst
5 7 (18.92%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
6 6 (16.22%) Test Leader
7 5 (13.51%) Systems Tester
7 5 (13.51%) Developer
8 4 (10.81%) Consultant
8 4 (10.81%) Performance Test Leader
8 4 (10.81%) Test Consultant
9 3 (8.11%) Performance Test Specialist
9 3 (8.11%) Test Manager
9 3 (8.11%) Test Specialist
10 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
10 2 (5.41%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (5.41%) Senior Consultant
10 2 (5.41%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) .NET
2 4 (10.81%) Web Services
3 3 (8.11%) Ajax
4 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.70%) jQuery
4 1 (2.70%) HTML
4 1 (2.70%) XML
4 1 (2.70%) XSD
4 1 (2.70%) Middleware
4 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.70%) CSS
4 1 (2.70%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) PMI
2 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.41%) Open Source
3 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) GIS
4 1 (2.70%) Replication
4 1 (2.70%) Clustering
4 1 (2.70%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) UNIX
2 3 (8.11%) Linux
2 3 (8.11%) Android
2 3 (8.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (32.43%) Automated Testing
3 11 (29.73%) Test Management
4 8 (21.62%) Test Strategy
5 7 (18.92%) SOA
5 7 (18.92%) Project Management
5 7 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (18.92%) Scrum
6 6 (16.22%) Resource Management
6 6 (16.22%) Test Automation
6 6 (16.22%) Demand Management
6 6 (16.22%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (13.51%) Regression Testing
8 4 (10.81%) Test Scripting
8 4 (10.81%) Release Management
8 4 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (10.81%) Security Testing
9 3 (8.11%) Integration Testing
9 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (8.11%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (40.54%) Java
2 11 (29.73%) SQL
3 5 (13.51%) C++
4 4 (10.81%) C
5 3 (8.11%) Scala
6 1 (2.70%) C#
6 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.70%) PHP
6 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.70%) VBScript
6 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.70%) Python
6 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) ISTQB
2 6 (16.22%) PMI Certification
2 6 (16.22%) CSQA
3 2 (5.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.70%) ISEB
4 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (35.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) CA Wily
2 2 (5.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (56.76%) HP
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle
4 2 (5.41%) Siebel
4 2 (5.41%) Citrix
5 1 (2.70%) Google
5 1 (2.70%) IBM
5 1 (2.70%) SAP
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