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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Testing
England / West Midlands
Rank 185 193 202
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +9
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 29 23 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.60% 0.44% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.51% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 22 12 10
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,994 £25,750 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,650 £50,000 £54,250
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £40,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.87% -10.00%

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
4325 4526 4319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 88.85% 86.94% 85.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3367 3752 3761
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
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 19 January 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 19 January 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 +11 24 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Coventry - 3 £32,500 -
Staffordshire -7 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Performance Testing
England

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 34 (73.91%) QA
2 22 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (45.65%) Selenium
4 20 (43.48%) Automated Testing
5 17 (36.96%) Automation Testing
6 15 (32.61%) Regression Testing
6 15 (32.61%) C#
6 15 (32.61%) Java
6 15 (32.61%) .NET
7 14 (30.43%) Unit Testing
7 14 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (30.43%) Manual Testing
7 14 (30.43%) BDD
8 13 (28.26%) Functional Testing
8 13 (28.26%) Non-Functional Testing
8 13 (28.26%) Test Scripting
8 13 (28.26%) ISTQB
8 13 (28.26%) E-Commerce
9 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
9 12 (26.09%) SQL
10 11 (23.91%) T-SQL
10 11 (23.91%) Visual Studio
10 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET
10 11 (23.91%) Finance
10 11 (23.91%) Scrum
10 11 (23.91%) JIRA
10 11 (23.91%) TDD
10 11 (23.91%) WebDriver
10 11 (23.91%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (23.91%) SDLC

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 4 (8.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) HTTPS
1 4 (8.70%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (45.65%) Selenium
2 11 (23.91%) JIRA
2 11 (23.91%) Visual Studio
2 11 (23.91%) WebDriver
3 10 (21.74%) Jenkins
4 9 (19.57%) JMeter
5 8 (17.39%) LoadRunner
6 6 (13.04%) MSBuild
6 6 (13.04%) SoapUI
7 5 (10.87%) Visual Studio Team System
8 4 (8.70%) Appium
8 4 (8.70%) Git (software)
8 4 (8.70%) Mercurial
8 4 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (8.70%) Zephyr
9 3 (6.52%) Cucumber
9 3 (6.52%) eggPlant
9 3 (6.52%) Mocha
9 3 (6.52%) Ranorex
9 3 (6.52%) SpecFlow
General
1 11 (23.91%) Finance
2 10 (21.74%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (47.83%) Analyst
2 11 (23.91%) Test Analyst
2 11 (23.91%) Tester
3 9 (19.57%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (15.22%) Developer
5 6 (13.04%) .NET Developer
5 6 (13.04%) QA Analyst
5 6 (13.04%) Senior .NET Developer
5 6 (13.04%) Senior Developer
5 6 (13.04%) Senior Test Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Automation Tester
6 5 (10.87%) Quality Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Test Manager
7 4 (8.70%) Lead Tester
7 4 (8.70%) Software Development Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Software Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Software Test Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Software Tester
7 4 (8.70%) Test Development Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (32.61%) .NET
2 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET
3 7 (15.22%) CSS
3 7 (15.22%) HTML
3 7 (15.22%) SOAP
4 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (8.70%) RESTful
5 4 (8.70%) Web Services
5 4 (8.70%) XML
6 3 (6.52%) Gherkin
7 2 (4.35%) AngularJS
7 2 (4.35%) Node.js
8 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.70%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.52%) Virtual Team
4 2 (4.35%) Fintech
5 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.74%) Apple iOS
2 7 (15.22%) Windows
3 6 (13.04%) Android
4 4 (8.70%) Linux
4 4 (8.70%) Mac OS X
5 3 (6.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (43.48%) Automated Testing
3 17 (36.96%) Automation Testing
4 15 (32.61%) Regression Testing
5 14 (30.43%) BDD
5 14 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (30.43%) Manual Testing
5 14 (30.43%) Unit Testing
6 13 (28.26%) E-Commerce
6 13 (28.26%) Functional Testing
6 13 (28.26%) Non-Functional Testing
6 13 (28.26%) Test Scripting
7 11 (23.91%) Scrum
7 11 (23.91%) SDLC
7 11 (23.91%) TDD
8 9 (19.57%) Mentoring
9 8 (17.39%) API Testing
10 7 (15.22%) Integration Testing
10 7 (15.22%) Open Source
11 6 (13.04%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 15 (32.61%) C#
1 15 (32.61%) Java
2 12 (26.09%) SQL
3 11 (23.91%) T-SQL
4 9 (19.57%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.87%) Perl
5 5 (10.87%) PL/SQL
6 4 (8.70%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.35%) C
7 2 (4.35%) C++
7 2 (4.35%) Python
7 2 (4.35%) Ruby
8 1 (2.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (28.26%) ISTQB
2 4 (8.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (6.52%) ISEB
3 3 (6.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (73.91%) QA
2 4 (8.70%) SDET
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.87%) Oracle
3 4 (8.70%) Atlassian
3 4 (8.70%) Cognizant
4 1 (2.17%) Epicor
4 1 (2.17%) Xamarin
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