Period
to 24 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Performance Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Performance Testing over the 6 months to 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Testing
South West > Bristol
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 170 192 181
Rank change year-on-year +22 -11 -16
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 23 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.62% 0.21% 0.061%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.23% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 2
Bristol median annual salary £46,750 £42,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +25.93% +8.87%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £29,275
90th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £38,025
South West median annual salary £47,029 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +25.41% -6.25% +23.08%

Performance Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,461 3,469 3,022
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 93.16% 92.56% 91.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2,824 2,860 2,621
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

Performance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Performance Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Testing in Bristol

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Performance Testing in Bristol

Performance Testing
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Testing in Bristol over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Performance Testing in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, IT jobs citing Performance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (60.87%) C#
2 14 (60.87%) JIRA
3 13 (56.52%) Scrum
4 12 (52.17%) Docker
5 11 (47.83%) BDD
6 10 (43.48%) DevOps
6 10 (43.48%) Continuous Delivery
6 10 (43.48%) TDD
6 10 (43.48%) Java
6 10 (43.48%) Python
7 9 (39.13%) Software Engineering
7 9 (39.13%) Node.js
7 9 (39.13%) Selenium
7 9 (39.13%) Atlassian
7 9 (39.13%) Unit Testing
7 9 (39.13%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (39.13%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (39.13%) SOLID
7 9 (39.13%) Deployment Automation
8 8 (34.78%) Test Automation
9 7 (30.43%) JMeter
9 7 (30.43%) Fintech
10 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
10 6 (26.09%) Jenkins
11 5 (21.74%) API Testing
11 5 (21.74%) WebDriver
11 5 (21.74%) Security Testing
11 5 (21.74%) jQuery

Performance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 (8.70%) CMS
1 2 (8.70%) WordPress
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (4.35%) Confluence
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 9 (39.13%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (39.13%) Cloud Computing
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.70%) GitHub
2 2 (8.70%) Runscope
3 1 (4.35%) G Suite
3 1 (4.35%) Office 365
3 1 (4.35%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) MySQL
2 3 (13.04%) MariaDB
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 14 (60.87%) JIRA
2 9 (39.13%) Selenium
3 7 (30.43%) JMeter
4 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
4 6 (26.09%) Jenkins
5 5 (21.74%) WebDriver
6 4 (17.39%) Eclipse
6 4 (17.39%) Fiddler
7 3 (13.04%) Cucumber
7 3 (13.04%) PhpStorm
7 3 (13.04%) SoapUI
7 3 (13.04%) TeamCity
8 2 (8.70%) Firebug
8 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (4.35%) Appium
9 1 (4.35%) Calabash
9 1 (4.35%) JBehave
9 1 (4.35%) JUnit
9 1 (4.35%) LoadRunner
9 1 (4.35%) NUnit
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Software Engineer
2 9 (39.13%) C# Software Engineer
3 7 (30.43%) Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) Test Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Developer
4 3 (13.04%) PHP Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) QA Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior PHP Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Development Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Junior PHP Developer
6 1 (4.35%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
6 1 (4.35%) LoadRunner Tester
6 1 (4.35%) OAT Manager
6 1 (4.35%) SAP Manager
6 1 (4.35%) SAP Test Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) Node.js
2 5 (21.74%) CSS
2 5 (21.74%) jQuery
3 3 (13.04%) RESTful
3 3 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (8.70%) HTML
4 2 (8.70%) HTML5
4 2 (8.70%) XHTML
5 1 (4.35%) .NET
5 1 (4.35%) Ajax
5 1 (4.35%) Gherkin
5 1 (4.35%) JSON
5 1 (4.35%) SOAP
5 1 (4.35%) Web Services
5 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Fintech
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (56.52%) Scrum
3 11 (47.83%) BDD
4 10 (43.48%) Continuous Delivery
4 10 (43.48%) DevOps
4 10 (43.48%) TDD
5 9 (39.13%) Deployment Automation
5 9 (39.13%) Software Engineering
5 9 (39.13%) SOLID
5 9 (39.13%) Unit Testing
6 8 (34.78%) Test Automation
7 5 (21.74%) API Testing
7 5 (21.74%) Security Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Content Management
8 3 (13.04%) Functional Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Manual Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Mathematics
8 3 (13.04%) Test Scripting
8 3 (13.04%) Threat Modelling
9 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) C#
2 10 (43.48%) Java
2 10 (43.48%) Python
3 5 (21.74%) SQL
4 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.04%) PHP
5 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
1 2 (8.70%) ISTQB
1 2 (8.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (4.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 12 (52.17%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Atlassian
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe
2 1 (4.35%) Google
2 1 (4.35%) HP
2 1 (4.35%) hybris
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) SAP