The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Solihull region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 47 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.77% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.17% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
230 188 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 81.56% 77.05% 70.42%
Number of salaries quoted 134 122 73
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Performance Testing
West Midlands

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 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) WCF
4 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (20.00%) ISEB

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (40.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Software Tester
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) QA Tester
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Development Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Stress Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Scalability Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft