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

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 67 76 85
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +9
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 19 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.65% 1.13% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.20% 1.35% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 19 3 1
Median salary £30,000 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Performance Testing
Hampshire

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
593 594 739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 82.71% 83.54% 85.33%
Number of salaries quoted 568 498 653
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
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 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
Salary Histogram in Southampton

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

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Southampton

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 25 (96.15%) SQL
1 25 (96.15%) Regression Testing
1 25 (96.15%) Selenium
1 25 (96.15%) SDLC
2 24 (92.31%) SoapUI
2 24 (92.31%) Test Scripting
3 23 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (84.62%) TDD
4 22 (84.62%) Scrum
4 22 (84.62%) C#
4 22 (84.62%) BDD
5 21 (80.77%) Windows
6 18 (69.23%) QA
7 15 (57.69%) Retail
8 14 (53.85%) T-SQL
8 14 (53.85%) Software Testing
9 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
9 13 (50.00%) ISEB
9 13 (50.00%) Test Planning
9 13 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
10 12 (46.15%) ISTQB
11 11 (42.31%) NUnit
11 11 (42.31%) Unit Testing
11 11 (42.31%) Cucumber
11 11 (42.31%) User Stories
11 11 (42.31%) Mentoring
12 9 (34.62%) SpecFlow
12 9 (34.62%) WebDriver
13 8 (30.77%) Event-Driven Architecture
13 8 (30.77%) Client/Server

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:

Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 25 (96.15%) Selenium
2 24 (92.31%) SoapUI
3 11 (42.31%) Cucumber
3 11 (42.31%) NUnit
4 9 (34.62%) SpecFlow
4 9 (34.62%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (57.69%) Retail
2 7 (26.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Developer
1 11 (42.31%) Tester
2 10 (38.46%) Test Engineer
3 9 (34.62%) Automation Tester
4 7 (26.92%) Agile Tester
4 7 (26.92%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 7 (26.92%) Selenium Tester
4 7 (26.92%) Software Tester
5 5 (19.23%) Developer in Test
5 5 (19.23%) Software Test Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) .NET Developer
6 3 (11.54%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Agile .NET Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Agile C# Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Agile Developer
6 3 (11.54%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (11.54%) C# Developer
6 3 (11.54%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Software Developer
6 3 (11.54%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) .NET
1 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Client/Server
1 8 (30.77%) N-Tier
2 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
2 7 (26.92%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.85%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 21 (80.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (96.15%) Regression Testing
1 25 (96.15%) SDLC
2 24 (92.31%) Test Scripting
3 23 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (84.62%) BDD
4 22 (84.62%) Scrum
4 22 (84.62%) TDD
5 14 (53.85%) Software Testing
6 13 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
6 13 (50.00%) Test Planning
7 11 (42.31%) Mentoring
7 11 (42.31%) Unit Testing
7 11 (42.31%) User Stories
8 8 (30.77%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
10 6 (23.08%) Test Automation
11 5 (19.23%) Defect Management
12 1 (3.85%) DevOps
12 1 (3.85%) Functional Testing
12 1 (3.85%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 25 (96.15%) SQL
2 22 (84.62%) C#
3 14 (53.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (50.00%) ISEB
2 12 (46.15%) ISTQB
3 7 (26.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (69.23%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Microsoft