The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull 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 46 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 4 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.34% 1.19% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% 1.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
Performance Testing
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
236 227 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 79.19% 89.72% 75.70%
Number of salaries quoted 203 130 110
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £48,000
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 Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Solihull

Performance Testing
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) MSTest
2 3 (75.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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.

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (75.00%) MSTest
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISEB