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 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 89 77 77
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 4 23 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.38% 1.77% 1.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 2.13% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 17
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +22.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,450 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £42,500 £36,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
940 1079 879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 88.85% 83.06% 80.42%
Number of salaries quoted 847 942 754
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +4.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram 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 September 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
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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
Newport 0 3 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Cardiff +4 1 £30,000 -20.00%
Performance Testing
Wales

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) Test Management
3 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Defect Management
4 1 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (16.67%) SpecFlow
4 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (16.67%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
4 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (16.67%) API Testing
4 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) Selenium
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
4 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) Hudson
4 1 (16.67%) Process Management
4 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing

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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
1 1 (16.67%) Hudson
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
1 1 (16.67%) SpecFlow
1 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
1 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Tester
3 1 (16.67%) QA Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Quality Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (16.67%) API Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Process Management
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) User Stories
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
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