Period
to 6 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 6 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Testing
England > East Midlands
6 months to
6 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 123 189 211
Rank change year-on-year +66 +22 -2
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 1 8 19
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.060% 0.20% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.066% 0.22% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 15
Median annual salary £55,000 £33,750 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +62.96% -31.12% +8.89%
10th Percentile £50,000 £26,875 £33,150
90th Percentile £60,000 £40,000 £59,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.77% +6.00% -

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,526 3,664 4,573
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 91.00% 91.62% 92.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1,226 2,889 3,789
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,248 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Performance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Performance Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Testing in the East Midlands

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Performance Testing in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for Performance Testing in the East Midlands

Performance Testing
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 6 August 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire - 1 £55,000 -
Performance Testing
England

For the 6 months to 6 August 2020, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) Micro Focus
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Scaled Agile Framework

Performance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Test Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Micro Focus