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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 134 123 143
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +20
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 15 42 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.54% 1.30% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 1.44% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9 37 20
Median salary £43,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.47% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £34,900
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £51,900 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
2473 2924 3173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.70% 90.33% 86.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1486 1847 2065
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 30 August 2016.

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 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +3 10 £45,000 +12.50%
Glasgow -14 5 £42,750 -16.99%
Performance Testing
UK

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, 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 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 9 (42.86%) Non-Functional Testing
3 8 (38.10%) Test Automation
4 7 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 6 (28.57%) JIRA
6 5 (23.81%) Manual Testing
6 5 (23.81%) BDD
6 5 (23.81%) REST
6 5 (23.81%) Jasmine
6 5 (23.81%) TDD
6 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (23.81%) Java
6 5 (23.81%) SOAP
6 5 (23.81%) Karma Test Runner
6 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
6 5 (23.81%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (23.81%) API Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Scrum
7 3 (14.29%) Banking
7 3 (14.29%) Python
7 3 (14.29%) Selenium
7 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Security Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Degree
7 3 (14.29%) SDLC
7 3 (14.29%) Test Planning
8 2 (9.52%) Performance Engineering
8 2 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (9.52%) Defect Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) JIRA
2 5 (23.81%) Jasmine
2 5 (23.81%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (14.29%) Selenium
4 2 (9.52%) Cucumber
4 2 (9.52%) LoadRunner
4 2 (9.52%) SpecFlow
4 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Games
3 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.76%) Retail
4 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Tester
3 4 (19.05%) Test Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Test Leader
5 2 (9.52%) Performance Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Performance Test Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Software Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Non-Functional Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Test Leader
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Release Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Testing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) REST
1 5 (23.81%) SOAP
2 1 (4.76%) J2EE
2 1 (4.76%) Java EE
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) Non-Functional Testing
3 8 (38.10%) Test Automation
4 7 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 5 (23.81%) API Testing
5 5 (23.81%) BDD
5 5 (23.81%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (23.81%) Manual Testing
5 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
5 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (23.81%) TDD
6 3 (14.29%) Scrum
6 3 (14.29%) SDLC
6 3 (14.29%) Security Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Test Planning
6 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
7 2 (9.52%) Information Security
7 2 (9.52%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) Java
2 3 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
2 2 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.76%) CIPD
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) HP
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle