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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 98 92 96
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 4 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.30% 1.08% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 1.33% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 2
Average salary £40,000 £29,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.93% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £29,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £29,000 £30,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.84%
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
1081 1056 921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 80.79% 81.54% 73.50%
Number of salaries quoted 895 903 816
Average salary £39,500 £35,783 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 +2 4 £40,000 +37.93% 2
Performance Testing
UK

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
3 4 (66.67%) Subversion
3 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
3 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Erlang
4 3 (50.00%) Ruby
4 3 (50.00%) Java
4 3 (50.00%) Perl
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (33.33%) User Stories
5 2 (33.33%) Cyber Security
5 2 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (33.33%) Hudson
5 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
5 2 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (33.33%) Python
5 2 (33.33%) C#
5 2 (33.33%) Project Management
5 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Finance

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (16.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) Subversion
3 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (33.33%) Hudson
4 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
4 2 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) AWS Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) User Stories
4 2 (33.33%) Cyber Security
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Information Security
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Validation
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Erlang
2 3 (50.00%) Ruby
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Perl
2 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago