The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Testing
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 96 113
Rank change year-on-year -12 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 22 38 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.19% 1.83% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 2.06% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 21 30 24
Median salary £55,000 £40,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.80% +5.19%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £32,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% -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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1614 1843 1794
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 87.53% 88.61% 84.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1202 1470 1491
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Performance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Performance Testing in Cambridgeshire

Performance Testing
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Testing in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Performance Testing in Cambridgeshire

Performance Testing
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2017. 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 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
Cambridge -12 22 £55,000 +37.50%
Performance Testing
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (91.67%) C#
2 22 (91.67%) Unit Testing
3 21 (87.50%) Finance
4 19 (79.17%) Regression Testing
4 19 (79.17%) User Stories
5 18 (75.00%) NUnit
5 18 (75.00%) Software Engineering
6 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
6 17 (70.83%) Code Coverage
6 17 (70.83%) SQL
6 17 (70.83%) Test Automation
6 17 (70.83%) Financial Modelling
6 17 (70.83%) Mathematics
6 17 (70.83%) Exploratory Testing
7 10 (41.67%) Workflow
7 10 (41.67%) Workflow Management
8 9 (37.50%) Validation
8 9 (37.50%) C++
8 9 (37.50%) Java
8 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
8 9 (37.50%) Visual Studio
8 9 (37.50%) OO
8 9 (37.50%) Computer Science
8 9 (37.50%) Degree
8 9 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
8 9 (37.50%) Rhino Mocks
8 9 (37.50%) Smoke Testing
9 8 (33.33%) Test Strategy
9 8 (33.33%) Big Data

Performance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (33.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 18 (75.00%) NUnit
2 9 (37.50%) Rhino Mocks
2 9 (37.50%) Visual Studio
3 8 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (20.83%) Selenium
5 4 (16.67%) WebDriver
6 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
General
1 21 (87.50%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Developer
1 16 (66.67%) Developer in Test
2 9 (37.50%) C# Developer
2 9 (37.50%) C++ Developer
2 9 (37.50%) C++/C# Developer
2 9 (37.50%) C++/Java Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Software Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Software Test Engineer
3 7 (29.17%) Test Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Automation Tester
4 4 (16.67%) Tester
5 1 (4.17%) QA Leader
5 1 (4.17%) QA Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) QA Team Leader
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) WPF
2 2 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 7 (29.17%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (91.67%) Unit Testing
3 19 (79.17%) Regression Testing
3 19 (79.17%) User Stories
4 18 (75.00%) Software Engineering
5 17 (70.83%) Code Coverage
5 17 (70.83%) Exploratory Testing
5 17 (70.83%) Financial Modelling
5 17 (70.83%) Mathematics
5 17 (70.83%) Test Automation
6 10 (41.67%) Workflow
6 10 (41.67%) Workflow Management
7 9 (37.50%) OO
7 9 (37.50%) Smoke Testing
7 9 (37.50%) Validation
8 8 (33.33%) Analytics
8 8 (33.33%) MVVM
8 8 (33.33%) Test Strategy
9 7 (29.17%) Capital Modelling
9 7 (29.17%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) C#
2 17 (70.83%) SQL
3 9 (37.50%) C++
3 9 (37.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) ISEB
2 2 (8.33%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) TOWER Software
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