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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 198 208 196
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 36 47 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.67% 0.80% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.93% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 26 36 34
Median salary £42,500 £32,250 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.78% -15.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +1.11%
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
4665 5070 5184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 86.65% 85.96% 85.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3892 4277 4233
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West 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 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 26 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
Gloucestershire +17 26 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Somerset - 6 £32,000 -
Wiltshire +3 2 £38,750 +19.23%
Dorset +5 1 £85,000 +47.82%
Bristol 0 1 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Performance Testing
England

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 West region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 43 (59.72%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (50.00%) Linux
2 36 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 34 (47.22%) Test Automation
3 34 (47.22%) Selenium
4 31 (43.06%) SDLC
5 30 (41.67%) Scrum
6 29 (40.28%) Oracle
6 29 (40.28%) Waterfall
6 29 (40.28%) Continuous Improvement
7 28 (38.89%) DevOps
7 28 (38.89%) Windows
8 26 (36.11%) SQL Server
8 26 (36.11%) ISEB
8 26 (36.11%) Automation Testing
8 26 (36.11%) Integration Testing
8 26 (36.11%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (34.72%) Risk Analysis
9 25 (34.72%) Python
9 25 (34.72%) Perl
10 23 (31.94%) Defect Tracking
11 22 (30.56%) System Integration Testing
11 22 (30.56%) System Testing
11 22 (30.56%) V-Model
11 22 (30.56%) SQL
11 22 (30.56%) Java
11 22 (30.56%) Validation
12 21 (29.17%) Root Cause Analysis
13 20 (27.78%) Manual Testing
13 20 (27.78%) Software Engineering

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 3 (4.17%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.78%) IIS
3 1 (1.39%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.39%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Changepoint
1 1 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.28%) LAN
1 11 (15.28%) WAN
2 6 (8.33%) SAN
3 2 (2.78%) HTTP
3 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (36.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.94%) MS Access
3 3 (4.17%) Apache Accumulo
3 3 (4.17%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.39%) Big Data
5 1 (1.39%) MySQL
5 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 36 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 34 (47.22%) Selenium
3 13 (18.06%) LoadRunner
3 13 (18.06%) SpecFlow
4 11 (15.28%) JIRA
5 9 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (9.72%) Visual Studio
7 6 (8.33%) Git (software)
7 6 (8.33%) Jenkins
8 5 (6.94%) FinalBuilder
8 5 (6.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 4 (5.56%) JMeter
9 4 (5.56%) JUnit
9 4 (5.56%) TestNG
10 3 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (4.17%) SoapUI
10 3 (4.17%) WATIR
10 3 (4.17%) WebDriver
11 2 (2.78%) Maven
11 2 (2.78%) NUnit
General
1 9 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.39%) Back Office
3 1 (1.39%) Banking
3 1 (1.39%) Electronics
3 1 (1.39%) Legal
3 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (36.11%) Analyst
1 26 (36.11%) Test Analyst
1 26 (36.11%) Test Engineer
2 22 (30.56%) Integration Engineer
2 22 (30.56%) Test and Integration Engineer
3 12 (16.67%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
3 12 (16.67%) Software Analyst
3 12 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
3 12 (16.67%) Tester
4 11 (15.28%) Software Tester
5 10 (13.89%) Developer
6 7 (9.72%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (9.72%) Senior Test Analyst
7 6 (8.33%) Test Manager
8 5 (6.94%) C++ Developer
8 5 (6.94%) Software Manager
8 5 (6.94%) Software Test Manager
9 4 (5.56%) Senior Developer
9 4 (5.56%) Test Leader
10 3 (4.17%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.33%) Middleware
2 5 (6.94%) .NET
2 5 (6.94%) MFC
3 4 (5.56%) HTML
3 4 (5.56%) JDBC
3 4 (5.56%) Web Services
4 3 (4.17%) XML
5 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.78%) CSS
5 2 (2.78%) jQuery
5 2 (2.78%) XML Messaging
6 1 (1.39%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.39%) ADO.NET
6 1 (1.39%) COM+
6 1 (1.39%) SOAP
6 1 (1.39%) WCF
6 1 (1.39%) WinForms
6 1 (1.39%) WPF
6 1 (1.39%) WSDL
6 1 (1.39%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.33%) Data Centre
1 6 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.17%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.78%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.39%) Cybercrime
5 1 (1.39%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.39%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 36 (50.00%) Linux
2 28 (38.89%) Windows
3 14 (19.44%) Unix
4 2 (2.78%) Android
4 2 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (59.72%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (47.22%) Test Automation
3 31 (43.06%) SDLC
4 30 (41.67%) Scrum
5 29 (40.28%) Continuous Improvement
5 29 (40.28%) Waterfall
6 28 (38.89%) DevOps
7 26 (36.11%) Automation Testing
7 26 (36.11%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (36.11%) Integration Testing
8 25 (34.72%) Risk Analysis
9 23 (31.94%) Defect Tracking
10 22 (30.56%) System Integration Testing
10 22 (30.56%) System Testing
10 22 (30.56%) Validation
10 22 (30.56%) V-Model
11 21 (29.17%) Root Cause Analysis
12 20 (27.78%) Manual Testing
12 20 (27.78%) Software Engineering
13 19 (26.39%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 25 (34.72%) Perl
1 25 (34.72%) Python
2 22 (30.56%) Java
2 22 (30.56%) SQL
3 20 (27.78%) C#
3 20 (27.78%) C++
4 9 (12.50%) Ruby
5 8 (11.11%) Shell Script
6 7 (9.72%) Bash Shell
7 6 (8.33%) JavaScript
7 6 (8.33%) VB
7 6 (8.33%) VB6
8 5 (6.94%) VC++
9 3 (4.17%) Go
10 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (36.11%) ISEB
2 19 (26.39%) Security Cleared
3 17 (23.61%) DV Cleared
4 15 (20.83%) ISTQB
5 12 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 9 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 8 (11.11%) Degree
8 5 (6.94%) ISEB Practitioner
8 5 (6.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (5.56%) Puppet
2 1 (1.39%) Ansible
2 1 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 29 (40.28%) Oracle
2 18 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.17%) Rally
4 1 (1.39%) HP
4 1 (1.39%) SAP
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