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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Testing
South West / Bristol
Rank 99 127 120
Rank change year-on-year +28 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 31 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.71% 0.43% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% 0.48% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 10
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.76% -23.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £35,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -5.55%  

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 1648 1659 1644
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 90.95% 89.58% 85.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1355 1449 1380
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Performance Testing in Bristol

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 26 (57.78%) Regression Testing
2 23 (51.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 22 (48.89%) Unit Testing
4 21 (46.67%) Test Management
5 19 (42.22%) QA
5 19 (42.22%) Automated Testing
6 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (28.89%) Selenium
8 10 (22.22%) C#
8 10 (22.22%) NUnit
8 10 (22.22%) Security Testing
8 10 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (17.78%) SC Cleared
9 8 (17.78%) Security Cleared
9 8 (17.78%) Finance
10 7 (15.56%) TDD
10 7 (15.56%) Sourcefire
10 7 (15.56%) Snort
10 7 (15.56%) Intrusion Detection
10 7 (15.56%) Cisco
10 7 (15.56%) DV Cleared
10 7 (15.56%) System Testing
10 7 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (15.56%) Cybersecurity
10 7 (15.56%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 7 (15.56%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (13.33%) Test Strategy
11 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (11.11%) Scrum
12 5 (11.11%) SDLC

Performance Testing
Top Related 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 (2.22%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.56%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (2.22%) Firewall
2 1 (2.22%) HTTP
2 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (28.89%) Selenium
2 10 (22.22%) NUnit
3 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.22%) Android Studio
4 1 (2.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.22%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.22%) JIRA
4 1 (2.22%) JUnit
4 1 (2.22%) PHPUnit
4 1 (2.22%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (17.78%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Advertising
2 1 (2.22%) Games
2 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (24.44%) Test Manager
2 6 (13.33%) Test Leader
3 5 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Auditor
4 4 (8.89%) QA Tester
4 4 (8.89%) Tester
5 3 (6.67%) Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Head of Test
5 3 (6.67%) QA Leader
5 3 (6.67%) QA Manager
5 3 (6.67%) QA Test Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Head of Testing
6 2 (4.44%) Lead Developer
6 2 (4.44%) QA Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Security Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Performance Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Programme Test Manager
7 1 (2.22%) Senior Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) Android SDK
1 1 (2.22%) Behat
1 1 (2.22%) J2EE
1 1 (2.22%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (2.22%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.22%) Cyber Defence
2 1 (2.22%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) Android
1 1 (2.22%) CentOS
1 1 (2.22%) Linux
1 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (57.78%) Regression Testing
2 23 (51.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 22 (48.89%) Unit Testing
4 21 (46.67%) Test Management
5 19 (42.22%) Automated Testing
6 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (22.22%) Security Testing
8 7 (15.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (15.56%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (15.56%) System Testing
8 7 (15.56%) TDD
9 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (13.33%) Test Strategy
10 5 (11.11%) Scrum
10 5 (11.11%) SDLC
11 4 (8.89%) Manual Testing
11 4 (8.89%) Matrix Organization
12 3 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
12 3 (6.67%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.22%) C#
2 3 (6.67%) Java
3 2 (4.44%) SQL
4 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) SC Cleared
1 8 (17.78%) Security Cleared
2 7 (15.56%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.44%) Degree
3 2 (4.44%) ISEB
3 2 (4.44%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (42.22%) QA
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) Snort
2 1 (2.22%) Docker
2 1 (2.22%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (15.56%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (2.22%) Ansible
2 1 (2.22%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) Cisco
1 7 (15.56%) Sourcefire
2 1 (2.22%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
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