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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank - - 39
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull - - 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
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
221 254 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 83.08% 80.63% 84.66%
Number of salaries quoted 169 195 117
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,486 £27,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 5 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Stress Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Scalability Testing

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Software Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Stress Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Scalability Testing