The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 337 320 357
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +37
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 121 152 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.63% 0.70% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.83% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 94 120 100
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Performance Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16519 18327 19777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.47% 84.51% 83.86%
Number of salaries quoted 13890 14456 15722
Median salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing Performance Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in the South East

Performance Testing
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in the South East

Performance Testing
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +3 49 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Berkshire -2 22 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Hampshire +9 21 £45,000 +16.88% 3
West Sussex -4 16 £35,000 -41.66% 1
Buckinghamshire +15 5 £55,000 +24.29% 6
East Sussex +8 4 - -
Kent -5 2 £33,500 +11.66%
Oxfordshire -7 2 £49,000 +8.88% 1
Performance Testing
England

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs citing Performance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 139 (60.43%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (41.74%) C#
3 88 (38.26%) SQL
4 85 (36.96%) Selenium
5 80 (34.78%) Finance
6 79 (34.35%) Test Automation
7 76 (33.04%) Unit Testing
8 75 (32.61%) Microsoft
9 73 (31.74%) User Stories
10 60 (26.09%) Java
11 56 (24.35%) Automated Testing
11 56 (24.35%) QA
12 55 (23.91%) NUnit
13 54 (23.48%) TDD
14 52 (22.61%) Visual Studio
14 52 (22.61%) Functional Testing
15 51 (22.17%) JavaScript
16 50 (21.74%) Test Strategy
17 48 (20.87%) HTML
18 47 (20.43%) Test Scripting
19 46 (20.00%) SDLC
19 46 (20.00%) Workflow Management
19 46 (20.00%) Software Testing
19 46 (20.00%) Workflow
20 45 (19.57%) Degree
21 44 (19.13%) Software Engineering
21 44 (19.13%) HP Quality Center
22 43 (18.70%) Manual Testing
23 41 (17.83%) ISEB
23 41 (17.83%) JMeter

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (5.65%) IIS
2 11 (4.78%) Skype for Business
3 10 (4.35%) CMS
4 9 (3.91%) Node.js
5 7 (3.04%) Confluence
6 5 (2.17%) CICS
7 4 (1.74%) JBoss
7 4 (1.74%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.30%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.30%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.30%) WildFly
8 3 (1.30%) WordPress
9 2 (0.87%) Apache
10 1 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.43%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (7.83%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.30%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.87%) MS Office
4 1 (0.43%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 9 (3.91%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (1.74%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.87%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.87%) GitHub
2 2 (0.87%) PaaS
3 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.43%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.96%) Firewall
2 11 (4.78%) VLAN
3 5 (2.17%) DNS
3 5 (2.17%) Internet
3 5 (2.17%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.30%) HTTP
4 3 (1.30%) Kerberos
4 3 (1.30%) LDAP
4 3 (1.30%) Wireshark
5 2 (0.87%) IMAP
5 2 (0.87%) NAS
5 2 (0.87%) SAN
5 2 (0.87%) SMTP
6 1 (0.43%) RTP
6 1 (0.43%) SCCP
6 1 (0.43%) SNMP
6 1 (0.43%) snoop
6 1 (0.43%) SS7
6 1 (0.43%) tcpdump
6 1 (0.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (15.65%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.35%) MySQL
3 6 (2.61%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.17%) Big Data
5 2 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.87%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.87%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 85 (36.96%) Selenium
2 55 (23.91%) NUnit
3 52 (22.61%) Visual Studio
4 41 (17.83%) JMeter
5 39 (16.96%) Rhino Mocks
6 36 (15.65%) JIRA
7 35 (15.22%) LoadRunner
8 34 (14.78%) HP UFT
8 34 (14.78%) WebDriver
9 29 (12.61%) Team Foundation Server
10 26 (11.30%) SoapUI
11 21 (9.13%) Cucumber
12 17 (7.39%) Jenkins
13 15 (6.52%) Git (software)
14 14 (6.09%) Subversion
15 13 (5.65%) WebLOAD
16 11 (4.78%) Maven
17 10 (4.35%) JUnit
17 10 (4.35%) Ranorex
18 8 (3.48%) Ant
General
1 80 (34.78%) Finance
2 18 (7.83%) Retail
3 13 (5.65%) Banking
4 12 (5.22%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.91%) Games
6 8 (3.48%) Publishing
7 4 (1.74%) Back Office
8 1 (0.43%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.43%) Arabic Language
8 1 (0.43%) Marketing
8 1 (0.43%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 59 (25.65%) Developer
2 53 (23.04%) Tester
3 44 (19.13%) Developer in Test
4 43 (18.70%) Analyst
5 41 (17.83%) Test Analyst
6 36 (15.65%) C# Developer
7 28 (12.17%) Test Leader
8 24 (10.43%) Automation Test Lead
9 21 (9.13%) Automation Test Analyst
9 21 (9.13%) Automation Tester
9 21 (9.13%) Senior Analyst
9 21 (9.13%) Senior Test Analyst
10 18 (7.83%) Test Engineer
11 14 (6.09%) Performance Analyst
11 14 (6.09%) Performance Test Analyst
12 13 (5.65%) Lead Test Analyst
13 12 (5.22%) Senior Tester
14 11 (4.78%) Team Leader
14 11 (4.78%) Test Manager
14 11 (4.78%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (20.87%) HTML
2 40 (17.39%) CSS
3 26 (11.30%) .NET
4 22 (9.57%) Web Services
5 20 (8.70%) CSS3
5 20 (8.70%) HTML5
6 18 (7.83%) Ajax
7 17 (7.39%) XML
8 10 (4.35%) Middleware
9 8 (3.48%) REST
10 7 (3.04%) Java EE
10 7 (3.04%) SOAP
10 7 (3.04%) Spring
11 6 (2.61%) ASP.NET
12 5 (2.17%) WPF
13 4 (1.74%) .NET Framework
13 4 (1.74%) Hibernate
14 3 (1.30%) SAML
14 3 (1.30%) XHTML
14 3 (1.30%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.04%) Computer Science
2 26 (11.30%) Mathematics
3 15 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (5.65%) Client/Server
5 12 (5.22%) N-Tier
6 11 (4.78%) CESG
7 8 (3.48%) Algorithms
8 6 (2.61%) User Experience
9 5 (2.17%) Cybercrime
9 5 (2.17%) Mainframe
9 5 (2.17%) Statistics
9 5 (2.17%) VSAM
10 3 (1.30%) Minimum Viable Product
10 3 (1.30%) NHS
10 3 (1.30%) Reinsurance
11 2 (0.87%) EPoS
11 2 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.43%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 39 (16.96%) Windows
2 13 (5.65%) Windows Server
3 12 (5.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (4.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (4.35%) Linux
6 7 (3.04%) Unix
7 3 (1.30%) Solaris
8 1 (0.43%) Android
8 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (60.43%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (34.35%) Test Automation
3 76 (33.04%) Unit Testing
4 73 (31.74%) User Stories
5 56 (24.35%) Automated Testing
6 54 (23.48%) TDD
7 52 (22.61%) Functional Testing
8 50 (21.74%) Test Strategy
9 47 (20.43%) Test Scripting
10 46 (20.00%) SDLC
10 46 (20.00%) Software Testing
10 46 (20.00%) Workflow
10 46 (20.00%) Workflow Management
11 44 (19.13%) Software Engineering
12 43 (18.70%) Manual Testing
13 39 (16.96%) Code Coverage
14 37 (16.09%) Automation Testing
15 36 (15.65%) Regression Testing
16 33 (14.35%) BDD
17 31 (13.48%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 96 (41.74%) C#
2 88 (38.26%) SQL
3 60 (26.09%) Java
4 51 (22.17%) JavaScript
5 13 (5.65%) C
6 11 (4.78%) T-SQL
7 10 (4.35%) PL/SQL
8 9 (3.91%) Perl
9 8 (3.48%) VB
10 7 (3.04%) Scala
11 6 (2.61%) C++
11 6 (2.61%) Python
11 6 (2.61%) Ruby
11 6 (2.61%) VBScript
12 5 (2.17%) COBOL
12 5 (2.17%) Groovy
12 5 (2.17%) JCL
13 4 (1.74%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.30%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.43%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 45 (19.57%) Degree
2 41 (17.83%) ISEB
3 39 (16.96%) ISTQB
4 18 (7.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 16 (6.96%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (6.09%) SC Cleared
6 14 (6.09%) Security Cleared
7 11 (4.78%) CCNA
7 11 (4.78%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (4.78%) MCITP
7 11 (4.78%) MCSA
7 11 (4.78%) MCSE
7 11 (4.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.87%) CBAP
8 2 (0.87%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.43%) OCA
9 1 (0.43%) OCAJ
9 1 (0.43%) OCP
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (24.35%) QA
2 7 (3.04%) SDET
3 4 (1.74%) SLA
4 3 (1.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (4.78%) VMware ESXi
1 11 (4.78%) XenApp
2 3 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.87%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.87%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 44 (19.13%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (4.78%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 11 (4.78%) vMotion
3 6 (2.61%) CA Wily
4 3 (1.30%) Puppet
5 2 (0.87%) Perfmon
6 1 (0.43%) Ansible
6 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.43%) SELinux
Vendors
1 75 (32.61%) Microsoft
2 39 (16.96%) HP
3 24 (10.43%) Oracle
4 16 (6.96%) VMware
5 14 (6.09%) Citrix
6 8 (3.48%) TOWER Software
7 7 (3.04%) SAP
8 6 (2.61%) AppDynamics
8 6 (2.61%) CA
8 6 (2.61%) Capita
8 6 (2.61%) Dynatrace
9 5 (2.17%) IBM
10 3 (1.30%) Atlassian
10 3 (1.30%) FatWire
10 3 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.87%) Rally
11 2 (0.87%) Splunk
12 1 (0.43%) Arqiva
12 1 (0.43%) GENBAND
12 1 (0.43%) Polycom
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