The first table below looks at the demand for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Wales region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 90 96 89
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 8 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.66% 0.16% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 0.22% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 8
Average salary £29,000 £25,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% -5.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -5.45%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
963 915 771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 79.39% 73.26% 69.58%
Number of salaries quoted 818 808 693
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Performance Testing
UK

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the Wales region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
South Wales +2 8 £29,000 +16.00% 3
Performance Testing
UK

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 10 (50.00%) SQL
2 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) Automated Testing
2 9 (45.00%) Degree
2 9 (45.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (40.00%) QA
4 6 (30.00%) Test Scripting
4 6 (30.00%) ISEB
5 5 (25.00%) WebLogic Workshop
5 5 (25.00%) XML
5 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 5 (25.00%) J2EE
5 5 (25.00%) Oracle
5 5 (25.00%) Java
5 5 (25.00%) WebLogic
5 5 (25.00%) MS Office
5 5 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
5 5 (25.00%) TOGAF
5 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 5 (25.00%) Regression Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Finance
5 5 (25.00%) Selenium
5 5 (25.00%) Information Management
5 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (25.00%) Statistics
5 5 (25.00%) Change Control
5 5 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (20.00%) Avionics
6 4 (20.00%) Mathematics
6 4 (20.00%) Computer Science

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 5 (25.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Office
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) WebLogic Workshop
1 5 (25.00%) Selenium
2 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Aerospace
2 4 (20.00%) Electronics
2 4 (20.00%) Avionics
3 1 (5.00%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Analyst
1 10 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 5 (25.00%) Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Web Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Web Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Automated Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) J2EE
1 5 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Statistics
2 4 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (45.00%) Automated Testing
1 9 (45.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (30.00%) Test Scripting
3 5 (25.00%) Change Control
3 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 5 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 5 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
3 5 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 5 (25.00%) Information Management
4 2 (10.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (5.00%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Degree
2 6 (30.00%) ISEB
3 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) T-Plan
Wales
Adderley featherstone
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Cardiff
Adderley Featherstone
Posted: 26 days ago