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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 123 130 141
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +11
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 23 36 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.92% 1.08% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 1.19% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 12 31 26
Median salary £42,750 £41,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.01% -5.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £30,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,500 £47,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Performance Testing
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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
2249 3017 3130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.74% 90.55% 86.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1405 1901 2011
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +8 13 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Glasgow +12 9 £42,500 -17.47% 2
Dundee +9 1 - - 1
Inverclyde - 1 £42,500 -
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Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 20 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (44.83%) Finance
3 11 (37.93%) Test Automation
4 10 (34.48%) Test Scripting
5 9 (31.03%) Java
5 9 (31.03%) Non-Functional Testing
6 7 (24.14%) Banking
6 7 (24.14%) JIRA
6 7 (24.14%) Selenium
6 7 (24.14%) Python
6 7 (24.14%) Games
7 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (20.69%) SOAP
7 6 (20.69%) Manual Testing
7 6 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
7 6 (20.69%) TDD
7 6 (20.69%) Jasmine
7 6 (20.69%) BDD
7 6 (20.69%) REST
7 6 (20.69%) High Availability
7 6 (20.69%) Karma Test Runner
7 6 (20.69%) Performance Engineering
7 6 (20.69%) Mentoring
7 6 (20.69%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (20.69%) API Testing
8 4 (13.79%) Defect Management
8 4 (13.79%) Microservices
8 4 (13.79%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 3 (10.34%) LoadRunner

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 (3.45%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) JIRA
1 7 (24.14%) Selenium
2 6 (20.69%) Jasmine
2 6 (20.69%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (10.34%) Cucumber
3 3 (10.34%) LoadRunner
3 3 (10.34%) SpecFlow
3 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (44.83%) Finance
2 7 (24.14%) Banking
2 7 (24.14%) Games
3 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Tester
2 8 (27.59%) Test Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Performance Tester
3 6 (20.69%) Test Leader
4 4 (13.79%) Test Automation Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Test Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Automation Test Lead
5 3 (10.34%) Software Tester
6 2 (6.90%) Performance Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Performance Test Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Non-Functional Tester
7 1 (3.45%) Performance Test Leader
7 1 (3.45%) Release Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Systems Tester
7 1 (3.45%) Testing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) REST
1 6 (20.69%) SOAP
2 1 (3.45%) J2EE
2 1 (3.45%) Java EE
2 1 (3.45%) Web Services
2 1 (3.45%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Android
2 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (37.93%) Test Automation
3 10 (34.48%) Test Scripting
4 9 (31.03%) Non-Functional Testing
5 6 (20.69%) API Testing
5 6 (20.69%) BDD
5 6 (20.69%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (20.69%) High Availability
5 6 (20.69%) Manual Testing
5 6 (20.69%) Mentoring
5 6 (20.69%) Performance Engineering
5 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (20.69%) TDD
6 4 (13.79%) Defect Management
6 4 (13.79%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 4 (13.79%) Microservices
7 3 (10.34%) SDLC
7 3 (10.34%) Security Testing
7 3 (10.34%) Test Planning
7 3 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) Java
2 7 (24.14%) Python
3 2 (6.90%) SQL
4 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.45%) CIPD
3 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) HP SiteScope
1 1 (3.45%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) HP
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle
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