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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 99 90 89
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 8 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.58% 1.05% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 1.32% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 1
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +35.48%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +8.64%
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
1116 1060 925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 81.05% 79.40% 74.30%
Number of salaries quoted 900 899 808
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 6 July 2015. 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
South Wales -4 6 £42,500 +1.19%
North Wales - 2 - - 2
Performance Testing
UK

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Ruby
2 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
2 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
3 4 (36.36%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (36.36%) Hudson
3 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Automated Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Subversion
4 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
4 3 (27.27%) Load Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
4 3 (27.27%) QA
4 3 (27.27%) Perl
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) Big Data
4 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
4 3 (27.27%) Erlang
4 3 (27.27%) SDLC
5 2 (18.18%) Auto-Scaling
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) Private Cloud
5 2 (18.18%) DevOps
5 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (18.18%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (18.18%) Amazon ELB

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 2 (18.18%) Apache
1 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
1 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
1 2 (18.18%) Jetty
1 2 (18.18%) nginx
1 2 (18.18%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (18.18%) Amazon S3
2 2 (18.18%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (18.18%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (18.18%) SaaS
2 2 (18.18%) PaaS
2 2 (18.18%) Route 53
3 1 (9.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DHCP
1 2 (18.18%) HTTP
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
1 2 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (18.18%) Network Security
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Big Data
2 2 (18.18%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
1 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
2 4 (36.36%) Hudson
2 4 (36.36%) Subversion
3 2 (18.18%) Maven
3 2 (18.18%) Selenium
3 2 (18.18%) TeamCity
3 2 (18.18%) JUnit
3 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Test Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Test Leader
2 2 (18.18%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Automation Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Test Automation Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) AWS Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Test Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Servlets
2 1 (9.09%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Digital Media
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) Private Cloud
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) CentOS
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Automated Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Load Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
3 3 (27.27%) SDLC
4 2 (18.18%) Open Source
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) User Stories
4 2 (18.18%) Cyber Security
4 2 (18.18%) JVM Tuning
4 2 (18.18%) DevOps
4 2 (18.18%) Auto-Scaling
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Information Security
4 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
4 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) Ruby
2 5 (45.45%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) Perl
3 3 (27.27%) Erlang
3 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
4 2 (18.18%) Python
4 2 (18.18%) C#
5 1 (9.09%) C++
5 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Puppet
1 2 (18.18%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
1 2 (18.18%) RightScale
Deeside, Clwyd
Moneysupermarket
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 12 days ago
Flintshire
MoneySuperMarket.com
Posted: 14 days ago