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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank - - 45
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull - - 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
219 228 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 77.94% 75.75% 82.08%
Number of salaries quoted 171 175 129
Average salary £41,000 £38,765 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% +10.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,289 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 16 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Stress Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Scalability Testing
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Stress Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Scalability Testing
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft