The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 / Dorset
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 64 73
Rank change year-on-year +5 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 4 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.85% 0.20% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.22% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £85,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +47.82%  
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 Dorset with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 424 454 546
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 90.41% 88.85% 88.35%
Number of salaries quoted 374 406 411
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Performance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 Dorset

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Performance Testing in Dorset

Performance Testing
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Poole - 4 - -
Performance Testing
South West

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 Dorset region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) OOP
2 5 (71.43%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) Risk Management
2 5 (71.43%) Banking
2 5 (71.43%) Investment Banking
3 4 (57.14%) Wealth Management
3 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
5 2 (28.57%) Maven
6 1 (14.29%) Go
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
6 1 (14.29%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (14.29%) Investment Management
6 1 (14.29%) JPA
6 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
6 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
6 1 (14.29%) REST
6 1 (14.29%) High Availability
6 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
6 1 (14.29%) AngularJS

Performance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 2 (28.57%) Maven
2 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) JUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium IDE
2 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (71.43%) Banking
1 5 (71.43%) Investment Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Graduate
4 1 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
1 1 (14.29%) JDBC
1 1 (14.29%) JMS
1 1 (14.29%) JPA
1 1 (14.29%) REST
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
1 1 (14.29%) Spring
1 1 (14.29%) Struts
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) OO
1 5 (71.43%) OOP
1 5 (71.43%) Risk Management
2 4 (57.14%) Wealth Management
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
5 1 (14.29%) High Availability
5 1 (14.29%) Investment Management
5 1 (14.29%) MVC
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Stress Testing
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Go
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle