The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 201 205 185
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -20
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 39 31 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.62% 0.52% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.64% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 30 23 37
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,715 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5223 4869 4410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.54% 82.19% 77.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4310 4110 3882
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,925
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +0.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,050 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in the South West

Performance Testing
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the South West region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in the South West

Performance Testing
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
Gloucestershire -5 14 £40,500 +8.00%
Wiltshire -13 13 £55,648 +71.22% 1
Bristol +11 9 £40,000 +17.64% 2
Somerset +6 3 £31,000 -27.05%
Performance Testing
England

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 27 (40.30%) Agile Software Development
1 27 (40.30%) ISEB
2 22 (32.84%) Finance
3 21 (31.34%) Mentoring
4 19 (28.36%) Java
5 18 (26.87%) ISTQB
6 17 (25.37%) Test Management
7 16 (23.88%) Line Management
8 15 (22.39%) QA
9 14 (20.90%) Test Automation
9 14 (20.90%) Software Testing
10 11 (16.42%) Knowledge Management
10 11 (16.42%) Load Testing
10 11 (16.42%) Test Scripting
10 11 (16.42%) Unit Testing
10 11 (16.42%) Linux
10 11 (16.42%) Security Cleared
11 10 (14.93%) .NET
11 10 (14.93%) UNIX
11 10 (14.93%) Selenium
12 9 (13.43%) C#
12 9 (13.43%) SQL
12 9 (13.43%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (13.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 9 (13.43%) Degree
13 8 (11.94%) C++
13 8 (11.94%) Windows
13 8 (11.94%) Automated Testing
14 7 (10.45%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (10.45%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 5 (7.46%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.48%) NetWeaver
2 3 (4.48%) CMS
2 3 (4.48%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (2.99%) IIS
4 1 (1.49%) JBoss
4 1 (1.49%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (7.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) SAP CRM
1 3 (4.48%) SAP ERP
1 3 (4.48%) SAP ECC
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.49%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.96%) LAN
1 6 (8.96%) WAN
1 6 (8.96%) Network Security
2 3 (4.48%) Firewall
3 2 (2.99%) VPN
4 1 (1.49%) DNS
4 1 (1.49%) SAN
4 1 (1.49%) Internet
4 1 (1.49%) BIG-IP
4 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.49%) NAS
4 1 (1.49%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.49%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.48%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (4.48%) SAP BW
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.49%) MySQL
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (14.93%) Selenium
2 6 (8.96%) WebDriver
3 5 (7.46%) Eclipse
3 5 (7.46%) LoadRunner
3 5 (7.46%) JMeter
4 3 (4.48%) JUnit
4 3 (4.48%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.48%) NUnit
4 3 (4.48%) TestNG
4 3 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.48%) JIRA
4 3 (4.48%) SpecFlow
4 3 (4.48%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.99%) Ant
5 2 (2.99%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.99%) Subversion
5 2 (2.99%) Maven
5 2 (2.99%) NetBeans
6 1 (1.49%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.49%) NeoLoad
General
1 22 (32.84%) Finance
2 3 (4.48%) Marketing
3 2 (2.99%) Legal
4 1 (1.49%) Retail
4 1 (1.49%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (22.39%) Tester
2 14 (20.90%) Analyst
3 12 (17.91%) Test Analyst
4 11 (16.42%) Developer
5 10 (14.93%) Architect
6 9 (13.43%) Senior Analyst
6 9 (13.43%) Senior Test Analyst
7 7 (10.45%) Senior Tester
7 7 (10.45%) Software Tester
7 7 (10.45%) Test Architect
7 7 (10.45%) Senior Software Tester
7 7 (10.45%) Integration Architect
8 4 (5.97%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Consultant
9 3 (4.48%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (4.48%) Java Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (4.48%) Test Specialist
9 3 (4.48%) Test Automation Specialist
9 3 (4.48%) Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.93%) .NET
2 5 (7.46%) Web Services
2 5 (7.46%) XML
2 5 (7.46%) HTML
3 3 (4.48%) SOAP
3 3 (4.48%) SAP ALE
3 3 (4.48%) SAP XI
3 3 (4.48%) SAP PI
4 2 (2.99%) OSGi
4 2 (2.99%) GWT
4 2 (2.99%) Java EE 5
4 2 (2.99%) JPA
4 2 (2.99%) EJB 3.0
4 2 (2.99%) EJB
4 2 (2.99%) JDBC
4 2 (2.99%) Servlets
4 2 (2.99%) Spring
4 2 (2.99%) JSF
5 1 (1.49%) Java EE
5 1 (1.49%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.99%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.49%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.49%) Open Source
3 1 (1.49%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.42%) Linux
2 10 (14.93%) UNIX
3 8 (11.94%) Windows
4 3 (4.48%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.48%) Android
4 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.49%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (40.30%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (31.34%) Mentoring
3 17 (25.37%) Test Management
4 16 (23.88%) Line Management
5 14 (20.90%) Test Automation
5 14 (20.90%) Software Testing
6 11 (16.42%) Knowledge Management
6 11 (16.42%) Load Testing
6 11 (16.42%) Test Scripting
6 11 (16.42%) Unit Testing
7 9 (13.43%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (11.94%) Automated Testing
9 7 (10.45%) Security Testing
9 7 (10.45%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (10.45%) Scrum
9 7 (10.45%) Waterfall
9 7 (10.45%) Test Strategy
10 5 (7.46%) Data Protection
10 5 (7.46%) Coaching
10 5 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 19 (28.36%) Java
2 9 (13.43%) C#
2 9 (13.43%) SQL
3 8 (11.94%) C++
4 6 (8.96%) Ruby
5 5 (7.46%) C
5 5 (7.46%) Shell Script
6 4 (5.97%) Bash Shell
6 4 (5.97%) Groovy
7 3 (4.48%) ABAP
7 3 (4.48%) Python
7 3 (4.48%) Perl
8 1 (1.49%) PHP
8 1 (1.49%) VB
8 1 (1.49%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.49%) VB6
8 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (40.30%) ISEB
2 18 (26.87%) ISTQB
3 11 (16.42%) Security Cleared
4 9 (13.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (13.43%) Degree
5 7 (10.45%) ISEB Practitioner
6 6 (8.96%) DV Cleared
7 5 (7.46%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.49%) MCTS
8 1 (1.49%) MCITP
8 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.49%) MCP
8 1 (1.49%) MCSE
8 1 (1.49%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (22.39%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.49%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (1.49%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 6 (8.96%) Oracle
2 5 (7.46%) Citrix
2 5 (7.46%) Juniper
2 5 (7.46%) Cisco
2 5 (7.46%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.97%) SAP
4 3 (4.48%) Business Objects
4 3 (4.48%) Telerik
4 3 (4.48%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.49%) F5
5 1 (1.49%) New Relic
5 1 (1.49%) Google
5 1 (1.49%) HP
5 1 (1.49%) Siebel
5 1 (1.49%) Informatica
5 1 (1.49%) McAfee
5 1 (1.49%) VMware
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 14 days ago