The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 74 70 54
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -16
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 1 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.17% 0.37% 2.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.44% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Performance Testing
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
480 451 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 82.05% 84.46% 77.75%
Number of salaries quoted 382 316 207
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £56,400 £62,100
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Watford

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Sun
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) IBM Certification
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Hitachi
2 2 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) DB2
2 2 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) AIX
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) JBoss
2 2 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (50.00%) HTTP
2 2 (50.00%) NFS
2 2 (50.00%) HTTPS
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) SQL

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (50.00%) JBoss
1 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (50.00%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
1 2 (50.00%) HTTPS
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) VLAN
1 2 (50.00%) NAS
1 2 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) DB2
1 2 (50.00%) Big Data
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (50.00%) JMeter
1 2 (50.00%) Firebug
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Storage Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Storage Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Replication
1 2 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (50.00%) EMC VNX
1 2 (50.00%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) AIX
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (50.00%) Test Planning
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) AWK
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) IBM Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) NFS
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) SRDF
1 2 (50.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) EMC VPLEX
1 2 (50.00%) SnapMirror
1 2 (50.00%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Sun
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) Hitachi
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Brocade
2 2 (50.00%) Fujitsu