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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 133 157 141
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -16
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 35 21 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.11% 0.56% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 0.66% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 30 18 7
Average salary £41,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.63% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £37,850 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,900 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +11.11%
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
2764 3177 2622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 87.77% 84.29% 80.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1742 2126 1699
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 2 July 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 2 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 15 £51,500 -9.64%
Edinburgh +2 8 £44,000 -7.36% 2
West Lothian - 7 £40,000 - 1
Dundee -2 4 £27,500 -29.03% 1
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Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 34 (61.82%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (49.09%) SQL
3 25 (45.45%) Finance
4 22 (40.00%) Automated Testing
4 22 (40.00%) ISTQB
5 21 (38.18%) SDLC
6 19 (34.55%) Computer Science
6 19 (34.55%) QA
7 17 (30.91%) LoadRunner
8 16 (29.09%) Test Scripting
9 14 (25.45%) Web Services
10 13 (23.64%) Java
10 13 (23.64%) SOA
10 13 (23.64%) Test Strategy
11 12 (21.82%) Security Testing
11 12 (21.82%) Selenium
11 12 (21.82%) Banking
12 11 (20.00%) CSQA
12 11 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 11 (20.00%) Microsoft
12 11 (20.00%) IIS
12 11 (20.00%) PL/SQL
12 11 (20.00%) Oracle
12 11 (20.00%) System Testing
12 11 (20.00%) Relational Database
13 10 (18.18%) Oracle Database
13 10 (18.18%) Software Delivery
13 10 (18.18%) JavaScript
13 10 (18.18%) CSS
13 10 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 11 (20.00%) IIS
2 9 (16.36%) WebLogic
2 9 (16.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (10.91%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (5.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (5.45%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.82%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 10 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (18.18%) Oracle Database
2 10 (18.18%) RDBMS
2 10 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (5.45%) MySQL
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.82%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 17 (30.91%) LoadRunner
2 12 (21.82%) Selenium
3 6 (10.91%) JMeter
4 3 (5.45%) SilkPerformer
4 3 (5.45%) JIRA
4 3 (5.45%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (3.64%) HP UFT
5 2 (3.64%) Ranorex
6 1 (1.82%) Facilita Forecast
6 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.82%) WinRunner
6 1 (1.82%) Introscope
General
1 25 (45.45%) Finance
2 12 (21.82%) Banking
3 6 (10.91%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.64%) Games
5 1 (1.82%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (38.18%) Analyst
1 21 (38.18%) Test Analyst
2 14 (25.45%) Tester
3 9 (16.36%) Lead Designer
3 9 (16.36%) Performance Analyst
3 9 (16.36%) Performance Test Analyst
3 9 (16.36%) Designer
4 8 (14.55%) Automation Tester
4 8 (14.55%) QA Test Analyst
4 8 (14.55%) QA Analyst
5 7 (12.73%) Senior QA Analyst
5 7 (12.73%) Senior QA Test Analyst
5 7 (12.73%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (12.73%) Systems Tester
5 7 (12.73%) Senior Test Analyst
5 7 (12.73%) Test Leader
6 6 (10.91%) Performance Test Leader
6 6 (10.91%) SOA Designer
6 6 (10.91%) Senior Tester
7 5 (9.09%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.45%) Web Services
2 10 (18.18%) Java EE
2 10 (18.18%) jQuery
2 10 (18.18%) CSS
2 10 (18.18%) Oracle ADF
3 7 (12.73%) Middleware
4 6 (10.91%) Oracle Fusion
4 6 (10.91%) XML
4 6 (10.91%) XSLT
4 6 (10.91%) J2EE
5 3 (5.45%) JSP
5 3 (5.45%) Hibernate
5 3 (5.45%) Spring
5 3 (5.45%) JRuby
5 3 (5.45%) Java EE 5
6 1 (1.82%) Ajax
6 1 (1.82%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (34.55%) Computer Science
2 7 (12.73%) Mathematics
2 7 (12.73%) Physics
3 6 (10.91%) PMI
4 3 (5.45%) User Experience
4 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.64%) Replication
6 1 (1.82%) Clustering
6 1 (1.82%) Statistics
6 1 (1.82%) GIS
6 1 (1.82%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.91%) UNIX
2 5 (9.09%) Linux
2 5 (9.09%) Android
2 5 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (61.82%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 21 (38.18%) SDLC
4 16 (29.09%) Test Scripting
5 13 (23.64%) SOA
5 13 (23.64%) Test Strategy
6 12 (21.82%) Security Testing
7 11 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (20.00%) System Testing
8 10 (18.18%) Software Delivery
8 10 (18.18%) Release Management
8 10 (18.18%) Business Analysis
9 9 (16.36%) Test Management
9 9 (16.36%) Waterfall
9 9 (16.36%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (14.55%) Project Management
11 7 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (12.73%) Mentoring
12 6 (10.91%) Test Automation
12 6 (10.91%) Demand Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (49.09%) SQL
2 13 (23.64%) Java
3 11 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 10 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 7 (12.73%) Python
6 3 (5.45%) Jython
6 3 (5.45%) Groovy
6 3 (5.45%) C#
7 2 (3.64%) Scala
8 1 (1.82%) C++
8 1 (1.82%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 11 (20.00%) CSQA
3 7 (12.73%) ISEB
4 6 (10.91%) PMI Certification
4 6 (10.91%) Degree
5 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (34.55%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (20.00%) Oracle
1 11 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.73%) HP
3 2 (3.64%) VMware
4 1 (1.82%) Teradata
4 1 (1.82%) Twitter
4 1 (1.82%) Citrix
4 1 (1.82%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.82%) Siebel
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