The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 30 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 2.90% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.17% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
Performance Testing
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
189 29 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 91.30% 76.32% 70.11%
Number of salaries quoted 126 15 55
Average salary £47,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.79% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £18,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Stirling region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Stirling

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling region citing Performance Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Performance Testing.

1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) CA
3 3 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (50.00%) Spring
3 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Web Development
3 3 (50.00%) Selenium
3 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) JUnit
3 3 (50.00%) SOAP
3 3 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) UNIX
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) AIX
3 3 (50.00%) Solaris
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) JMS
3 3 (50.00%) SOA
3 3 (50.00%) HTTP
3 3 (50.00%) IBM
3 3 (50.00%) ColdFusion

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling region citing Performance Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Performance Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) JUnit
1 3 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (50.00%) JMeter
1 3 (50.00%) Selenium
1 3 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (50.00%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planner
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Capacity Planner
2 2 (33.33%) UI Programmer
2 2 (33.33%) UI Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) SOAP
1 3 (50.00%) XML
1 3 (50.00%) JMS
1 3 (50.00%) Spring
1 3 (50.00%) HTML5
1 3 (50.00%) REST
1 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Social Media
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) UNIX
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) AIX
1 3 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (33.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Web Development
1 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Clojure
3 3 (50.00%) ClojureScript
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
1 3 (50.00%) IBM
1 3 (50.00%) Citrix
1 3 (50.00%) CA
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) BMC