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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 96 83 89
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +6
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 2 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.17% 0.80% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.97% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £45,000 £29,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.17% +16.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +1.26%
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
965 829 793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 80.42% 82.41% 75.89%
Number of salaries quoted 833 701 718
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -6 2 £45,000 -
Performance Testing
Wales

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Subversion
4 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 2 (40.00%) Ruby
4 2 (40.00%) Selenium
4 2 (40.00%) Erlang
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) Perl
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (40.00%) User Stories
5 1 (20.00%) Cyber Security
5 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (20.00%) GitHub
5 1 (20.00%) Hudson

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) GitHub
1 1 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Subversion
3 2 (40.00%) Selenium
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (20.00%) Hudson
4 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Automation Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Database Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (40.00%) User Stories
5 1 (20.00%) Cyber Security
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (20.00%) Information Security
5 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (20.00%) TDD
5 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby
2 2 (40.00%) Erlang
2 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA