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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Testing
South West / Bristol
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 115 111
Rank change year-on-year -12 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 7 1 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.39% 0.063% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.070% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 23
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% -5.26%  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1637 1434 1731
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 90.14% 90.87% 89.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1367 1235 1491
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Performance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing Performance Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Performance Testing in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 34 (85.00%) Test Automation
2 26 (65.00%) Regression Testing
3 23 (57.50%) QA
4 19 (47.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 18 (45.00%) Unit Testing
6 17 (42.50%) Test Management
7 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (37.50%) Selenium
9 12 (30.00%) NUnit
9 12 (30.00%) Security Testing
9 12 (30.00%) C#
9 12 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (22.50%) Test Strategy
11 6 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
11 6 (15.00%) SC Cleared
11 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
11 6 (15.00%) Load Testing
11 6 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (12.50%) TDD
12 5 (12.50%) Scrum
12 5 (12.50%) DV Cleared
12 5 (12.50%) Finance
13 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
13 4 (10.00%) Cisco
13 4 (10.00%) System Testing
13 4 (10.00%) Sourcefire
13 4 (10.00%) Snort
13 4 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
13 4 (10.00%) Cybersecurity

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 1 (2.50%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (37.50%) Selenium
2 12 (30.00%) NUnit
3 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.50%) Android Studio
4 1 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.50%) JIRA
4 1 (2.50%) JUnit
4 1 (2.50%) PHPUnit
4 1 (2.50%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (25.00%) Test Manager
2 8 (20.00%) Test Leader
3 6 (15.00%) QA Leader
3 6 (15.00%) QA Manager
3 6 (15.00%) QA Test Manager
3 6 (15.00%) QA Tester
3 6 (15.00%) Tester
4 3 (7.50%) Head of Test
5 2 (5.00%) Auditor
5 2 (5.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Head of Testing
5 2 (5.00%) Network Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) QA Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Security Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Android Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Performance Test Leader
6 1 (2.50%) Programme Test Manager
6 1 (2.50%) Senior Manager
6 1 (2.50%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.50%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) Android SDK
1 1 (2.50%) Behat
1 1 (2.50%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (2.50%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Android
1 1 (2.50%) CentOS
1 1 (2.50%) Linux
1 1 (2.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (85.00%) Test Automation
2 26 (65.00%) Regression Testing
3 19 (47.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 18 (45.00%) Unit Testing
5 17 (42.50%) Test Management
6 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (30.00%) Security Testing
8 9 (22.50%) Test Strategy
9 6 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (15.00%) Load Testing
10 5 (12.50%) Scrum
10 5 (12.50%) TDD
11 4 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
11 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (10.00%) System Testing
12 3 (7.50%) SDLC
13 2 (5.00%) Matrix Organization
13 2 (5.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.00%) C#
2 2 (5.00%) Java
2 2 (5.00%) SQL
3 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.50%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) Degree
3 2 (5.00%) ISEB
3 2 (5.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (57.50%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) Snort
2 1 (2.50%) Docker
2 1 (2.50%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (2.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Cisco
1 4 (10.00%) Sourcefire
2 1 (2.50%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Computershare Investor Services
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday + Share Plan + Pension
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Qualitest
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 17 days ago