Period
to 8 December 2019

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 8 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Testing
England > East Midlands
6 months to
8 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 175 205 182
Rank change year-on-year +30 -23 +33
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 22 13 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.57% 0.29% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.32% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 35
East Midlands median annual salary £38,750 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.89% +11.11% +2.53%
10th Percentile £29,300 £34,850 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £50,000 £55,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% +5.26%

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 3,586 4,101 4,822
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 92.28% 92.72% 91.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3,070 3,087 3,995
East Midlands median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -4.76%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,375 £68,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

Performance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Performance Testing as a percentage 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

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

Salary trend for Performance Testing in the East Midlands

Performance Testing
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Testing in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 8 December 2019.

Salary histogram 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 8 December 2019. 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
Nottinghamshire +4 12 £55,000 +46.67% 3
Leicestershire +12 10 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Performance Testing
England

For the 6 months to 8 December 2019, 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 21 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (77.27%) Test Automation
3 16 (72.73%) REST
4 15 (68.18%) Selenium
5 14 (63.64%) Scrum
6 13 (59.09%) Java
7 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
7 12 (54.55%) Regression Testing
7 12 (54.55%) QA
8 10 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (45.45%) Maven
8 10 (45.45%) Jenkins
9 9 (40.91%) JIRA
10 8 (36.36%) C#
10 8 (36.36%) Spring
11 7 (31.82%) Cucumber
11 7 (31.82%) Build Automation
11 7 (31.82%) Node.js
11 7 (31.82%) Non-Functional Testing
11 7 (31.82%) GitHub
11 7 (31.82%) AngularJS
11 7 (31.82%) Relational Database
11 7 (31.82%) Microservices
11 7 (31.82%) SonarQube
11 7 (31.82%) MySQL
11 7 (31.82%) Oracle
11 7 (31.82%) Ant
11 7 (31.82%) Multithreading
11 7 (31.82%) Azure
11 7 (31.82%) Hibernate

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 7 (31.82%) Azure
1 7 (31.82%) GitHub
2 5 (22.73%) AWS
3 4 (18.18%) OpenShift
4 3 (13.64%) Apigee
4 3 (13.64%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) MySQL
1 7 (31.82%) Relational Database
2 3 (13.64%) MongoDB
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (68.18%) Selenium
2 10 (45.45%) Jenkins
2 10 (45.45%) Maven
3 9 (40.91%) JIRA
4 7 (31.82%) Ant
4 7 (31.82%) Cucumber
4 7 (31.82%) SonarQube
5 5 (22.73%) SpecFlow
6 3 (13.64%) Hudson
6 3 (13.64%) JUnit
6 3 (13.64%) Postman
6 3 (13.64%) SoapUI
6 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio Coded UI
6 3 (13.64%) WebDriver
7 2 (9.09%) eggPlant
General
1 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Full Stack Developer
3 5 (22.73%) QA Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) QA Test Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Test Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Tester
5 3 (13.64%) Manual Tester
5 3 (13.64%) QA Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Senior QA Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Test Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Java Architect
6 2 (9.09%) QA Tester
6 2 (9.09%) Senior QA Test Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Senior QA Tester
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Tester
6 2 (9.09%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (72.73%) REST
2 8 (36.36%) Spring
3 7 (31.82%) AngularJS
3 7 (31.82%) Hibernate
3 7 (31.82%) Node.js
4 3 (13.64%) HTML
4 3 (13.64%) SOAP
4 3 (13.64%) Web Services
4 3 (13.64%) XML
5 2 (9.09%) .NET
6 1 (4.55%) React
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Cloud Native
2 2 (9.09%) PMI
3 1 (4.55%) Life Science
3 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (77.27%) Test Automation
3 14 (63.64%) Scrum
4 12 (54.55%) Regression Testing
5 10 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (31.82%) Build Automation
6 7 (31.82%) Microservices
6 7 (31.82%) Multithreading
6 7 (31.82%) Non-Functional Testing
7 6 (27.27%) CRM
7 6 (27.27%) Exploratory Testing
7 6 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (27.27%) Test Strategy
7 6 (27.27%) Usability Testing
7 6 (27.27%) Web Design
8 5 (22.73%) Technical Analysis
9 4 (18.18%) Test Scripting
10 3 (13.64%) DevOps
10 3 (13.64%) Issue Tracking
10 3 (13.64%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) Java
2 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 8 (36.36%) C#
4 3 (13.64%) Groovy
4 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
4 3 (13.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) ISEB
2 2 (9.09%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (54.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Ansible
1 4 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (18.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.64%) CA
3 3 (13.64%) WSO2