The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Testing
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 86 95
Rank change year-on-year +8 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 7 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.81% 0.91% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 1.06% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 8
Median salary £30,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £45,000 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £45,000 £43,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% -7.36%  

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 East Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
East Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 804 943 950
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 92.84% 85.88% 85.43%
Number of salaries quoted 690 797 793
Median salary £42,500 £42,655 £43,300
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.36% -1.48%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Performance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex 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 East Sussex

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for Performance Testing in East Sussex

Performance Testing
Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 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
Brighton - 7 £30,000 -
Performance Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 21 (87.50%) QA
2 18 (75.00%) SDLC
3 16 (66.67%) Regression Testing
4 15 (62.50%) Windows
5 14 (58.33%) Test Automation
6 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
6 11 (45.83%) .NET
6 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
7 10 (41.67%) Software Engineering
8 8 (33.33%) Test Strategy
9 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (25.00%) ISTQB
10 6 (25.00%) ISEB
10 6 (25.00%) C#
10 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
10 6 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (25.00%) Manual Testing
11 5 (20.83%) Defect Tracking
11 5 (20.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (20.83%) Software Testing
11 5 (20.83%) Selenium
11 5 (20.83%) Open Source
11 5 (20.83%) BDD
11 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
11 5 (20.83%) TDD
11 5 (20.83%) Games
12 4 (16.67%) Unix
12 4 (16.67%) Bugzilla
12 4 (16.67%) MySQL
12 4 (16.67%) Linux

Performance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Selenium
2 4 (16.67%) Bugzilla
3 1 (4.17%) JMeter
3 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (20.83%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Analyst
1 15 (62.50%) Test Analyst
2 11 (45.83%) QA Analyst
2 11 (45.83%) QA Test Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) QA Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Quality Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Software Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) Software Test Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Manual Test Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Test Manager
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Senior QA Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Senior QA Test Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Java Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) QA Automation Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) QA Test Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Test Automation Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) Linux
2 4 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) SDLC
2 16 (66.67%) Regression Testing
3 14 (58.33%) Test Automation
4 10 (41.67%) Software Engineering
5 8 (33.33%) Test Strategy
6 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (25.00%) Manual Testing
7 6 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (20.83%) BDD
8 5 (20.83%) Defect Tracking
8 5 (20.83%) Open Source
8 5 (20.83%) Software Testing
8 5 (20.83%) TDD
9 3 (12.50%) Project Management
9 3 (12.50%) Security Testing
9 3 (12.50%) Test Management
10 2 (8.33%) ITIL
11 1 (4.17%) Functional Testing
11 1 (4.17%) Matrix Management
11 1 (4.17%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) ISEB
1 6 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (20.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (87.50%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft