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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Testing
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 73 81 83
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 2 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.31% 0.55% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.66% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Median salary £31,000 £37,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.33% +41.50%
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £40,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.87% -10.00%

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
539 609 701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 83.83% 83.42% 86.33%
Number of salaries quoted 455 558 573
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,400 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 9 (90.00%) SQL
1 9 (90.00%) Regression Testing
1 9 (90.00%) Selenium
1 9 (90.00%) Test Scripting
1 9 (90.00%) SoapUI
1 9 (90.00%) Test Planning
2 8 (80.00%) SDLC
2 8 (80.00%) Exploratory Testing
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 8 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (70.00%) ISEB
3 7 (70.00%) Scrum
3 7 (70.00%) TDD
3 7 (70.00%) BDD
4 5 (50.00%) Retail
4 5 (50.00%) C#
5 3 (30.00%) QA
6 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Defect Management
7 1 (10.00%) EPoS
7 1 (10.00%) Back Office
7 1 (10.00%) Finance
7 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance 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:

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Selenium
1 9 (90.00%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Back Office
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Test Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Manual Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Software Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (10.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Regression Testing
1 9 (90.00%) Test Planning
1 9 (90.00%) Test Scripting
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Exploratory Testing
2 8 (80.00%) SDLC
2 8 (80.00%) Software Testing
3 7 (70.00%) BDD
3 7 (70.00%) Scrum
3 7 (70.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Defect Management
5 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago