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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 70 - 59
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 4 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.75% - 1.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% - 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £60,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -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
445 311 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 83.80% 77.75% 83.44%
Number of salaries quoted 316 225 303
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 23 January 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 6 (66.67%) NFS
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
1 6 (66.67%) IBM
1 6 (66.67%) HP
1 6 (66.67%) EMC
1 6 (66.67%) IBM Certification
1 6 (66.67%) SAN
1 6 (66.67%) Hitachi
1 6 (66.67%) NetApp
1 6 (66.67%) Migration
1 6 (66.67%) Replication
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
1 6 (66.67%) Brocade
1 6 (66.67%) Data Migration
1 6 (66.67%) Data Protection
1 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (66.67%) NAS
1 6 (66.67%) SRDF
1 6 (66.67%) EMC RecoverPoint
1 6 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
1 6 (66.67%) Capacity Management
1 6 (66.67%) Fujitsu
2 4 (44.44%) VLAN
3 3 (33.33%) Big Data
3 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (22.22%) AWK
4 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) VBA
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) SAN
1 6 (66.67%) NAS
1 6 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (44.44%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Big Data
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Storage Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Capacity Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Storage Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) UNIX
1 2 (22.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Migration
1 6 (66.67%) Data Migration
1 6 (66.67%) Data Protection
1 6 (66.67%) Capacity Management
2 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) AWK
1 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
1 2 (22.22%) VBA
1 2 (22.22%) Perl
1 2 (22.22%) Korn
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) IBM Certification
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) NFS
1 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (66.67%) SRDF
1 6 (66.67%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
1 6 (66.67%) IBM
1 6 (66.67%) HP
1 6 (66.67%) EMC
1 6 (66.67%) Hitachi
1 6 (66.67%) NetApp
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
1 6 (66.67%) Brocade
1 6 (66.67%) Fujitsu
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow