The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 97 104 92
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 6 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.45% 0.15% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.17% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 1
Median salary £33,750 £45,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +55.17%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +11.11%
Performance Testing
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1093 1153 1021
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 81.93% 83.73% 83.28%
Number of salaries quoted 933 960 866
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales 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 Wales

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Wales

Performance Testing
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Wales region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Wales

Performance Testing
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the Wales region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +12 5 £35,000 -22.22%
West Wales - 1 £31,500 -
Performance Testing
UK

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Wales region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) QA
2 8 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 7 (43.75%) Scrum
3 7 (43.75%) SDLC
4 6 (37.50%) ISEB
5 5 (31.25%) ISTQB
6 4 (25.00%) Java
6 4 (25.00%) TDD
7 3 (18.75%) Automated Testing
7 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
7 3 (18.75%) C#
7 3 (18.75%) MS Office
7 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
7 3 (18.75%) Test Planning
8 2 (12.50%) Big Data
8 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 2 (12.50%) BDD
8 2 (12.50%) Analytics
8 2 (12.50%) User Stories
8 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
8 2 (12.50%) Selenium
8 2 (12.50%) Scala
8 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 2 (12.50%) JUnit
8 2 (12.50%) Unix
8 2 (12.50%) Linux
8 2 (12.50%) Python
8 2 (12.50%) C++

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
1 3 (18.75%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Big Data
2 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
1 2 (12.50%) JMeter
1 2 (12.50%) JUnit
1 2 (12.50%) NUnit
1 2 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) LoadUI
2 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Analyst
1 9 (56.25%) Test Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Big Data Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Data Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Development Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Test Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Test Automation Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Test Manager
3 1 (6.25%) UAT Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) COM
1 1 (6.25%) Lucene
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 8 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (43.75%) Scrum
3 7 (43.75%) SDLC
4 4 (25.00%) TDD
5 3 (18.75%) Automated Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Test Planning
6 2 (12.50%) Analytics
6 2 (12.50%) BDD
6 2 (12.50%) Defect Management
6 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 2 (12.50%) User Stories
7 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
7 1 (6.25%) V-Model
7 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) C++
3 2 (12.50%) Python
3 2 (12.50%) Scala
4 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) ISEB
2 5 (31.25%) ISTQB
3 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft