The first table below looks at the demand for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Surrey region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 141 195 200
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +5
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 80 17 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.57% 0.34% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.97% 0.45% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 68 15 28
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,100 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.23%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4066 3819 4352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 79.71% 75.50% 77.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3308 3019 3714
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Performance Testing
South East

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Surrey

Performance Testing
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Surrey

Performance Testing
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reigate - 33 £47,500 - 1
Guildford +19 18 £55,000 +22.22%
Leatherhead -19 9 £57,500 +4.54%
Redhill -9 7 £60,000 +118.18%
Woking - 6 £35,000 -
Thames Ditton - 2 £35,000 -
Weybridge - 1 £30,000 -
Chertsey - 1 £30,000 -
Performance Testing
South East

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 77 (55.80%) SQL
2 61 (44.20%) C#
2 61 (44.20%) Degree
3 60 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (36.23%) Java
5 48 (34.78%) User Stories
6 46 (33.33%) .NET
7 45 (32.61%) Test Automation
8 43 (31.16%) Computer Science
8 43 (31.16%) Microsoft
9 42 (30.43%) Visual Studio
9 42 (30.43%) JMeter
10 40 (28.99%) QuickTest Pro
11 39 (28.26%) SQL Server
11 39 (28.26%) Finance
11 39 (28.26%) Selenium
12 37 (26.81%) Unit Testing
12 37 (26.81%) JavaScript
12 37 (26.81%) Oracle
13 36 (26.09%) LoadRunner
13 36 (26.09%) Workflow
13 36 (26.09%) Software Engineering
14 35 (25.36%) NUnit
14 35 (25.36%) Regression Testing
14 35 (25.36%) HTML
14 35 (25.36%) CSS
14 35 (25.36%) Rhino Mocks
15 34 (24.64%) Validation
15 34 (24.64%) Workflow Management
16 32 (23.19%) HP Quality Center

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 (2.17%) Lync
2 2 (1.45%) Content Management Server
2 2 (1.45%) CMS
3 1 (0.72%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.72%) nginx
3 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.72%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.72%) Apache
3 1 (0.72%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (2.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.45%) SaaS
2 1 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.70%) TCP/IP
2 7 (5.07%) HTTP
3 6 (4.35%) SSL
4 3 (2.17%) SAN
4 3 (2.17%) Firewall
5 2 (1.45%) PuTTY
5 2 (1.45%) Internet
5 2 (1.45%) DNS
6 1 (0.72%) WAN
6 1 (0.72%) DHCP
6 1 (0.72%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (28.26%) SQL Server
2 30 (21.74%) Oracle Database
3 10 (7.25%) MySQL
4 8 (5.80%) Big Data
4 8 (5.80%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (5.07%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.45%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.72%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.72%) Apache Accumulo
7 1 (0.72%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 42 (30.43%) Visual Studio
1 42 (30.43%) JMeter
2 40 (28.99%) QuickTest Pro
3 39 (28.26%) Selenium
4 36 (26.09%) LoadRunner
5 35 (25.36%) NUnit
5 35 (25.36%) Rhino Mocks
6 25 (18.12%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (7.97%) WinRunner
8 9 (6.52%) JUnit
8 9 (6.52%) Git (software)
9 8 (5.80%) EasyMock
9 8 (5.80%) QALoad
9 8 (5.80%) SilkPerformer
9 8 (5.80%) jMock
9 8 (5.80%) TestPartner
10 4 (2.90%) Jenkins
11 3 (2.17%) WebDriver
11 3 (2.17%) SoapUI
11 3 (2.17%) SpecFlow
General
1 39 (28.26%) Finance
2 7 (5.07%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (1.45%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 54 (39.13%) Developer
2 51 (36.96%) Tester
3 31 (22.46%) Analyst
4 23 (16.67%) Automation Analyst
5 22 (15.94%) C# Developer
6 21 (15.22%) Test Analyst
6 21 (15.22%) Software Developer
7 17 (12.32%) Senior Tester
8 15 (10.87%) Software Tester
8 15 (10.87%) Technical Tester
8 15 (10.87%) Senior Software Tester
8 15 (10.87%) Senior Technical Tester
9 14 (10.14%) Performance Tester
10 13 (9.42%) Test Engineer
10 13 (9.42%) Agile Test Analyst
10 13 (9.42%) QA Engineer
10 13 (9.42%) Automation Test Analyst
11 12 (8.70%) Automation Engineer
12 11 (7.97%) QA Automation Engineer
12 11 (7.97%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (33.33%) .NET
2 35 (25.36%) CSS
2 35 (25.36%) HTML
3 28 (20.29%) HTML5
3 28 (20.29%) CSS3
4 15 (10.87%) ASP.NET
5 7 (5.07%) Web Services
5 7 (5.07%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (5.07%) LAMP
6 6 (4.35%) JSF
6 6 (4.35%) Ajax
7 5 (3.62%) Symfony
8 2 (1.45%) GWT
8 2 (1.45%) jQuery
8 2 (1.45%) Swing
8 2 (1.45%) SOAP
8 2 (1.45%) COM
8 2 (1.45%) REST
8 2 (1.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (0.72%) MapReduce
Miscellaneous
1 43 (31.16%) Computer Science
2 24 (17.39%) Mathematics
2 24 (17.39%) Open Source
3 3 (2.17%) Blackberry
3 3 (2.17%) Clustering
3 3 (2.17%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.45%) Xbox
5 1 (0.72%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.72%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.87%) Linux
2 11 (7.97%) Windows
3 2 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.45%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.45%) Windows 8
3 2 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.72%) CentOS
4 1 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.72%) FreeBSD
4 1 (0.72%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (34.78%) User Stories
3 45 (32.61%) Test Automation
4 37 (26.81%) Unit Testing
5 36 (26.09%) Software Engineering
5 36 (26.09%) Workflow
6 35 (25.36%) Regression Testing
7 34 (24.64%) Validation
7 34 (24.64%) Workflow Management
8 31 (22.46%) Code Coverage
9 30 (21.74%) BDD
10 28 (20.29%) Scrum
11 27 (19.57%) Financial Modelling
12 22 (15.94%) Test Scripting
13 18 (13.04%) Load Testing
13 18 (13.04%) TDD
14 16 (11.59%) User Acceptance Testing
15 14 (10.14%) Software Testing
15 14 (10.14%) MVC
16 12 (8.70%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 77 (55.80%) SQL
2 61 (44.20%) C#
3 50 (36.23%) Java
4 37 (26.81%) JavaScript
5 24 (17.39%) Python
5 24 (17.39%) PL/SQL
6 16 (11.59%) C++
7 9 (6.52%) PHP
8 2 (1.45%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 61 (44.20%) Degree
2 28 (20.29%) ISTQB
3 26 (18.84%) ISEB
4 12 (8.70%) Security Cleared
5 9 (6.52%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.17%) ISEB Practitioner
7 3 (2.17%) MCITP
7 3 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.17%) MCSE
7 3 (2.17%) MCSA
7 3 (2.17%) CCNA
8 1 (0.72%) MCP
8 1 (0.72%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (22.46%) QA
2 8 (5.80%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.72%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.90%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.17%) vCloud
3 2 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.72%) KVM
4 1 (0.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 32 (23.19%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.45%) Puppet
3 1 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.72%) Nagios
Vendors
1 43 (31.16%) Microsoft
2 37 (26.81%) Oracle
3 7 (5.07%) CA
3 7 (5.07%) Red Hat
3 7 (5.07%) TOWER Software
4 5 (3.62%) Zend
5 3 (2.17%) JBoss
6 2 (1.45%) VMware
6 2 (1.45%) Citrix
7 1 (0.72%) Percona
7 1 (0.72%) Telerik
7 1 (0.72%) Dell
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 Per Annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + 29 days + Share Ops + Pension + mo
Posted: 18 days ago