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 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 205 192 223
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +31
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 21 28 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.38% 0.55% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.64% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 18 21 10
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -13.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,665 £31,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,550 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Performance Testing
England

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
4832 4369 4857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 88.56% 85.70% 85.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3758 3656 4268
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 9 December 2016.

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 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
Birmingham -2 16 £45,000 +2.85% 1
Coventry +1 3 £37,500 -21.05%
Staffordshire -10 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Performance Testing
England

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 34 (72.34%) QA
2 22 (46.81%) Automated Testing
3 20 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (38.30%) Selenium
4 18 (38.30%) Test Scripting
5 14 (29.79%) Finance
5 14 (29.79%) Regression Testing
5 14 (29.79%) Functional Testing
5 14 (29.79%) Automation Testing
5 14 (29.79%) SDLC
6 13 (27.66%) .NET
6 13 (27.66%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (27.66%) ISTQB
7 12 (25.53%) Manual Testing
7 12 (25.53%) Unit Testing
7 12 (25.53%) Non-Functional Testing
8 11 (23.40%) Jenkins
8 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
8 11 (23.40%) C#
8 11 (23.40%) SQL
8 11 (23.40%) WebDriver
8 11 (23.40%) JIRA
9 10 (21.28%) Integration Testing
9 10 (21.28%) Java
9 10 (21.28%) Apple iOS
9 10 (21.28%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (19.15%) T-SQL
10 9 (19.15%) Visual Studio
10 9 (19.15%) ASP.NET
10 9 (19.15%) Microsoft

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 (8.51%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) HTTPS
1 4 (8.51%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) MS Access
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (38.30%) Selenium
2 11 (23.40%) Jenkins
2 11 (23.40%) JIRA
2 11 (23.40%) WebDriver
3 9 (19.15%) Visual Studio
4 8 (17.02%) LoadRunner
5 7 (14.89%) JMeter
6 6 (12.77%) SoapUI
7 5 (10.64%) Visual Studio Team System
8 4 (8.51%) Appium
8 4 (8.51%) Git (software)
8 4 (8.51%) Mercurial
8 4 (8.51%) MSBuild
8 4 (8.51%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (8.51%) Zephyr
9 3 (6.38%) Mocha
10 2 (4.26%) Cucumber
10 2 (4.26%) eggPlant
10 2 (4.26%) Ranorex
10 2 (4.26%) SpecFlow
General
1 14 (29.79%) Finance
2 8 (17.02%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (48.94%) Analyst
2 12 (25.53%) Test Analyst
3 11 (23.40%) Senior Analyst
3 11 (23.40%) Tester
4 8 (17.02%) Senior Test Analyst
5 7 (14.89%) QA Analyst
6 6 (12.77%) Automation Tester
6 6 (12.77%) Test Manager
7 5 (10.64%) Quality Analyst
7 5 (10.64%) Software Tester
8 4 (8.51%) Developer
8 4 (8.51%) Lead Tester
8 4 (8.51%) QA Test Analyst
8 4 (8.51%) Test Leader
9 3 (6.38%) Automation Analyst
9 3 (6.38%) Head of Testing
9 3 (6.38%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (6.38%) Senior Automation Analyst
9 3 (6.38%) Senior Developer
9 3 (6.38%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.66%) .NET
2 9 (19.15%) ASP.NET
3 6 (12.77%) HTML
4 5 (10.64%) SOAP
5 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (8.51%) CSS
5 4 (8.51%) RESTful
5 4 (8.51%) XML
6 2 (4.26%) Gherkin
6 2 (4.26%) Node.js
6 2 (4.26%) Web Services
7 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.13%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.77%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.51%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (8.51%) Mobile App
4 3 (6.38%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.13%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.13%) Fintech
5 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.13%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.28%) Apple iOS
2 8 (17.02%) Windows
3 6 (12.77%) Android
4 4 (8.51%) Linux
4 4 (8.51%) Mac OS X
5 2 (4.26%) Unix
5 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (46.81%) Automated Testing
2 20 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (38.30%) Test Scripting
4 14 (29.79%) Automation Testing
4 14 (29.79%) Functional Testing
4 14 (29.79%) Regression Testing
4 14 (29.79%) SDLC
5 13 (27.66%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (25.53%) Manual Testing
6 12 (25.53%) Non-Functional Testing
6 12 (25.53%) Unit Testing
7 10 (21.28%) Integration Testing
8 9 (19.15%) Test Automation
9 8 (17.02%) Penetration Testing
9 8 (17.02%) Scrum
9 8 (17.02%) Test Planning
10 7 (14.89%) Load Testing
10 7 (14.89%) Software Testing
11 6 (12.77%) Security Testing
11 6 (12.77%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.40%) C#
1 11 (23.40%) SQL
2 10 (21.28%) Java
3 9 (19.15%) T-SQL
4 5 (10.64%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.64%) PL/SQL
5 4 (8.51%) Perl
5 4 (8.51%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.26%) C
6 2 (4.26%) C++
6 2 (4.26%) Python
6 2 (4.26%) Ruby
6 2 (4.26%) VB
6 2 (4.26%) VBA
7 1 (2.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (27.66%) ISTQB
2 6 (12.77%) ISEB
2 6 (12.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (4.26%) Degree
3 2 (4.26%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (4.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (72.34%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.64%) Oracle
3 4 (8.51%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.13%) Epicor
4 1 (2.13%) Xamarin
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