The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Testing
England / West Midlands
Rank 177 212 200
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -12
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 26 24 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.55% 0.41% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.47% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 6
Median salary £45,000 £32,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.62% -37.56%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +1.73%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4229 5117 4205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 89.29% 88.19% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3360 4210 3559
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £65,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Performance Testing
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Performance Testing
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 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
Birmingham +17 19 £45,000 +35.33%
Coventry - 4 £35,000 -
Warwickshire +32 2 £35,000 +12.90% 1
Staffordshire +2 1 £40,000 - 1
Performance Testing
England

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 26 (65.00%) QA
2 18 (45.00%) Automation Testing
3 15 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 15 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (37.50%) Selenium
4 14 (35.00%) E-Commerce
4 14 (35.00%) BDD
5 13 (32.50%) Java
5 13 (32.50%) .NET
6 12 (30.00%) C#
7 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
7 11 (27.50%) Unit Testing
7 11 (27.50%) Manual Testing
7 11 (27.50%) TDD
7 11 (27.50%) ISTQB
8 10 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (25.00%) JMeter
8 10 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
8 10 (25.00%) Mentoring
9 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (22.50%) Apple iOS
9 9 (22.50%) Regression Testing
9 9 (22.50%) SOAP
10 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 8 (20.00%) SQL
10 8 (20.00%) T-SQL
10 8 (20.00%) HTML
10 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET
10 8 (20.00%) CSS
10 8 (20.00%) MVC

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) HTTPS
1 2 (5.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (37.50%) Selenium
2 10 (25.00%) JMeter
3 8 (20.00%) JIRA
4 7 (17.50%) MSBuild
4 7 (17.50%) SoapUI
4 7 (17.50%) Visual Studio
5 5 (12.50%) Jenkins
5 5 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (12.50%) WebDriver
6 4 (10.00%) Appium
7 3 (7.50%) Cucumber
7 3 (7.50%) eggPlant
7 3 (7.50%) JBehave
7 3 (7.50%) JUnit
7 3 (7.50%) Mocha
7 3 (7.50%) Ranorex
7 3 (7.50%) SpecFlow
7 3 (7.50%) Subversion
7 3 (7.50%) TestNG
7 3 (7.50%) WATIR
General
1 8 (20.00%) Finance
1 8 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Analyst
2 9 (22.50%) Developer
3 8 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 8 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 8 (20.00%) Tester
4 6 (15.00%) Test Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Automation Tester
5 5 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Test Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Test Manager
6 4 (10.00%) Development Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Software Development Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Software Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Test Development Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Automation Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Lead Tester
7 3 (7.50%) QA Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (32.50%) .NET
2 9 (22.50%) SOAP
3 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 8 (20.00%) CSS
3 8 (20.00%) HTML
4 5 (12.50%) Web Services
5 4 (10.00%) RESTful
6 3 (7.50%) Gherkin
7 2 (5.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
7 2 (5.00%) XML
8 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (2.50%) Entity Framework
8 1 (2.50%) LINQ
8 1 (2.50%) Middleware
8 1 (2.50%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.00%) Fintech
3 2 (5.00%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.50%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (22.50%) Apple iOS
2 7 (17.50%) Android
3 5 (12.50%) Windows
4 3 (7.50%) Unix
5 2 (5.00%) Linux
5 2 (5.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) Automation Testing
2 15 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 14 (35.00%) BDD
3 14 (35.00%) E-Commerce
4 11 (27.50%) Manual Testing
4 11 (27.50%) TDD
4 11 (27.50%) Unit Testing
5 10 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 10 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 9 (22.50%) Regression Testing
7 8 (20.00%) API Testing
7 8 (20.00%) MVC
7 8 (20.00%) Test Scripting
8 7 (17.50%) CQRS
8 7 (17.50%) Database Security
8 7 (17.50%) Re-Platforming
8 7 (17.50%) SOLID
8 7 (17.50%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (32.50%) Java
2 12 (30.00%) C#
3 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
4 8 (20.00%) SQL
4 8 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 5 (12.50%) Perl
6 2 (5.00%) C
6 2 (5.00%) C++
6 2 (5.00%) Python
6 2 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) ISTQB
2 3 (7.50%) ISEB
2 3 (7.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (65.00%) QA
2 4 (10.00%) SDET
3 1 (2.50%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Cognizant
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.00%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.50%) Epicor
4 1 (2.50%) SAP
4 1 (2.50%) Xamarin
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £22k - 65k per year
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