Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Testing
South West > Bristol
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 185 150 177
Rank change year-on-year -35 +27 -15
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 14 41 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.36% 1.13% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 1.23% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 9
Bristol median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% +30.77% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,700 £27,500
90th Percentile £45,000 £61,000 £36,750
South West median annual salary £43,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +24.29% -12.50% +21.21%

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 3,643 3,345 3,151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 92.77% 91.95% 91.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3,003 2,753 2,736
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,377 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.72% +3.44% -

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 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Performance Testing in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) Test Automation
3 8 (57.14%) QA
3 8 (57.14%) Security Testing
4 7 (50.00%) Selenium
4 7 (50.00%) C#
4 7 (50.00%) SQL
5 6 (42.86%) ISTQB
5 6 (42.86%) JIRA
5 6 (42.86%) Functional Testing
5 6 (42.86%) Defect Tracking
6 5 (35.71%) Fintech
6 5 (35.71%) API Testing
6 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
6 5 (35.71%) Java
6 5 (35.71%) JMeter
7 4 (28.57%) Bugzilla
7 4 (28.57%) CSS
7 4 (28.57%) Fiddler
7 4 (28.57%) Web Testing
7 4 (28.57%) jQuery
7 4 (28.57%) Regression Testing
7 4 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
7 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
7 4 (28.57%) WebDriver
7 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
7 4 (28.57%) MongoDB
8 3 (21.43%) Docker
8 3 (21.43%) Mathematics
8 3 (21.43%) Degree

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 (14.29%) CMS
1 2 (14.29%) WordPress
2 1 (7.14%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (7.14%) JBoss
2 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) GitHub
1 2 (14.29%) Runscope
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MongoDB
2 2 (14.29%) MariaDB
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Selenium
2 6 (42.86%) JIRA
3 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
3 5 (35.71%) JMeter
4 4 (28.57%) Bugzilla
4 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
4 4 (28.57%) Fiddler
4 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 4 (28.57%) WebDriver
5 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
5 2 (14.29%) Firebug
5 2 (14.29%) PhpStorm
5 2 (14.29%) SoapUI
5 2 (14.29%) TeamCity
6 1 (7.14%) Maven
6 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) QA Specialist
1 4 (28.57%) Test Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Developer
2 2 (14.29%) PHP Developer
2 2 (14.29%) QA Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) QA Leader
2 2 (14.29%) QA Test Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Test Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Junior
3 1 (7.14%) Junior Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Junior PHP Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior PHP Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) CSS
1 4 (28.57%) jQuery
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) HTML5
2 2 (14.29%) RESTful
2 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (14.29%) XHTML
3 1 (7.14%) J2EE
3 1 (7.14%) Middleware
3 1 (7.14%) Tapestry
3 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Fintech
2 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) Test Automation
3 8 (57.14%) Security Testing
4 6 (42.86%) Defect Tracking
4 6 (42.86%) Functional Testing
5 5 (35.71%) API Testing
6 4 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (28.57%) Regression Testing
6 4 (28.57%) Web Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Manual Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Mathematics
7 3 (21.43%) Scrum
8 2 (14.29%) BDD
8 2 (14.29%) Change Management
8 2 (14.29%) Content Management
8 2 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) C#
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) ISTQB
2 3 (21.43%) Degree
3 2 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (14.29%) ISEB
3 2 (14.29%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (7.14%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (57.14%) QA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Docker
2 1 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle