The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 89 94 88
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 2 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.18% 0.25% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.30% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Median salary £45,750 £35,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.71% +20.68%
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.36% +11.76%
Performance Testing
Wales

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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
943 1012 910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 83.75% 83.29% 83.87%
Number of salaries quoted 816 872 783
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
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 South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales 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 South Wales

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in South Wales

Performance Testing
Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 29 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
Cardiff +5 2 £45,750 +30.71%
Performance Testing
Wales

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 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 Wales region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) QA
2 7 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 7 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Scrum
4 5 (35.71%) ISEB
4 5 (35.71%) SDLC
5 4 (28.57%) Java
5 4 (28.57%) TDD
5 4 (28.57%) ISTQB
6 3 (21.43%) C#
6 3 (21.43%) MS Office
6 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
6 3 (21.43%) Test Planning
7 2 (14.29%) Big Data
7 2 (14.29%) Analytics
7 2 (14.29%) User Stories
7 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 2 (14.29%) BDD
7 2 (14.29%) Scala
7 2 (14.29%) Defect Management
7 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 2 (14.29%) JUnit
7 2 (14.29%) Unix
7 2 (14.29%) Linux
7 2 (14.29%) Python
7 2 (14.29%) C++
7 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 1 (7.14%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Big Data
2 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) JIRA
1 2 (14.29%) JMeter
1 2 (14.29%) JUnit
1 2 (14.29%) NUnit
2 1 (7.14%) LoadUI
2 1 (7.14%) Selenium
2 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Big Data Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Data Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Development Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Test Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Test Automation Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) COM
1 1 (7.14%) Lucene
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 7 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Scrum
4 5 (35.71%) SDLC
5 4 (28.57%) TDD
6 3 (21.43%) Test Planning
7 2 (14.29%) Analytics
7 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
7 2 (14.29%) BDD
7 2 (14.29%) Defect Management
7 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 2 (14.29%) User Stories
8 1 (7.14%) Coaching
8 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Line Management
8 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
8 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) C++
3 2 (14.29%) Python
3 2 (14.29%) Scala
4 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) ISEB
2 4 (28.57%) ISTQB
3 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft