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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank - 80 77
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 0 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton - 0.56% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.65% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Median salary - £42,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -29.16%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
523 618 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 83.15% 86.68% 84.88%
Number of salaries quoted 421 565 549
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 14 (93.33%) SQL
1 14 (93.33%) Regression Testing
1 14 (93.33%) Selenium
1 14 (93.33%) Test Scripting
1 14 (93.33%) SoapUI
2 13 (86.67%) SDLC
2 13 (86.67%) Windows
3 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (80.00%) TDD
3 12 (80.00%) BDD
3 12 (80.00%) Test Planning
4 11 (73.33%) Exploratory Testing
4 11 (73.33%) Software Testing
4 11 (73.33%) Scrum
4 11 (73.33%) T-SQL
4 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
5 9 (60.00%) ISEB
5 9 (60.00%) C#
5 9 (60.00%) QA
6 7 (46.67%) Retail
7 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
8 4 (26.67%) Finance
8 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
8 4 (26.67%) ISTQB
8 4 (26.67%) Degree
8 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
8 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
9 2 (13.33%) User Stories
9 2 (13.33%) SpecFlow

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 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 14 (93.33%) Selenium
1 14 (93.33%) SoapUI
2 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (13.33%) NUnit
2 2 (13.33%) SpecFlow
2 2 (13.33%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (46.67%) Retail
2 4 (26.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Test Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Software Tester
2 5 (33.33%) Tester
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Tester
3 4 (26.67%) Automation Tester
3 4 (26.67%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 4 (26.67%) Selenium Tester
3 4 (26.67%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Agile C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Manual Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
1 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.67%) EPoS
2 1 (6.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Regression Testing
1 14 (93.33%) Test Scripting
2 13 (86.67%) SDLC
3 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (80.00%) BDD
3 12 (80.00%) TDD
3 12 (80.00%) Test Planning
4 11 (73.33%) Exploratory Testing
4 11 (73.33%) Scrum
4 11 (73.33%) Software Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
6 2 (13.33%) Functional Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (13.33%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
6 2 (13.33%) User Stories
7 1 (6.67%) Automation Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Defect Management
7 1 (6.67%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 11 (73.33%) T-SQL
3 9 (60.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) ISEB
2 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft