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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 109 78 86
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +8
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 3 20 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.23% 1.60% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 1.96% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 8
Median salary £30,000 £42,500 £30,125
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +41.07%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
1117 1023 1029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 86.86% 81.91% 81.34%
Number of salaries quoted 961 891 836
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
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 9 December 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 -17 3 £30,000 -29.41%
Performance Testing
UK

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Defect Management
3 4 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (50.00%) Test Management
3 4 (50.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (25.00%) API Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
5 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
5 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
5 1 (12.50%) BDD
5 1 (12.50%) Hudson
5 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
5 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
5 1 (12.50%) User Stories
5 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
5 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) ISEB
5 1 (12.50%) MS Office
5 1 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Replication
5 1 (12.50%) Process Management
5 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing

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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 1 (12.50%) Hudson
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) JMeter
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
1 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
1 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
1 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) QA Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Quality Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Defect Management
3 4 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (50.00%) Test Management
4 2 (25.00%) API Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
5 1 (12.50%) BDD
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Process Management
5 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft