The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Testing
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 64 81 84
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +3
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 8 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.29% 0.52% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 0.63% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 13
Median salary £31,000 £37,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.33% +41.50%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
535 632 830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 86.01% 81.44% 85.92%
Number of salaries quoted 485 592 673
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton 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 Southampton

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Southampton

Performance Testing
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 7 (87.50%) C#
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
1 7 (87.50%) T-SQL
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
1 7 (87.50%) ISEB
1 7 (87.50%) Scrum
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) Regression Testing
1 7 (87.50%) Retail
1 7 (87.50%) Software Testing
1 7 (87.50%) Selenium
1 7 (87.50%) Test Scripting
1 7 (87.50%) SoapUI
1 7 (87.50%) Test Planning
1 7 (87.50%) SDLC
1 7 (87.50%) Exploratory Testing
2 5 (62.50%) BDD
2 5 (62.50%) Back Office
2 5 (62.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Capita
3 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Selenium
1 7 (87.50%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (87.50%) Retail
2 5 (62.50%) Back Office
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Software Test Engineer
1 7 (87.50%) Test Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) Exploratory Testing
1 7 (87.50%) Regression Testing
1 7 (87.50%) Scrum
1 7 (87.50%) SDLC
1 7 (87.50%) Software Testing
1 7 (87.50%) Test Planning
1 7 (87.50%) Test Scripting
2 5 (62.50%) BDD
2 5 (62.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
1 7 (87.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) ISEB
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Capita