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

Performance Testing
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 109 86
Rank change year-on-year +24 -23  
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 18 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.49% 0.077% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 0.082% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 15
Median salary £50,000 £44,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.63% -14.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,000 £32,950
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £47,000 £56,400
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.11% -1.11%  

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 Glasgow with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1116 1218 1140
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 92.16% 93.76% 90.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2793 2480 3257
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,870 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Performance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Performance Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Testing in Glasgow

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Performance Testing in Glasgow

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

1 20 (95.24%) Test Automation
2 18 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (76.19%) Selenium
4 14 (66.67%) Java
5 10 (47.62%) PL/SQL
5 10 (47.62%) SQL
5 10 (47.62%) Oracle
5 10 (47.62%) Scrum
5 10 (47.62%) Software Engineering
5 10 (47.62%) Test Strategy
5 10 (47.62%) Gherkin
5 10 (47.62%) Defect Management
5 10 (47.62%) Exploratory Testing
6 6 (28.57%) LoadRunner
6 6 (28.57%) Test Scripting
6 6 (28.57%) Scenario Testing
7 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
7 5 (23.81%) User Stories
7 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Management
7 5 (23.81%) Non-Functional Testing
7 5 (23.81%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (23.81%) API Testing
7 5 (23.81%) Kanban
7 5 (23.81%) Groovy
7 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
7 5 (23.81%) Usability Testing
7 5 (23.81%) Security Testing
7 5 (23.81%) Unit Testing
7 5 (23.81%) ISTQB
7 5 (23.81%) JIRA

Performance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 16 (76.19%) Selenium
2 6 (28.57%) LoadRunner
3 5 (23.81%) Cucumber
3 5 (23.81%) HP UFT
3 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
3 5 (23.81%) JIRA
3 5 (23.81%) SoapUI
4 2 (9.52%) JMeter
5 1 (4.76%) Ranorex
General
1 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Tester
2 6 (28.57%) Test Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) ETL Tester
3 5 (23.81%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Senior Test Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Test Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Test Automation Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Tester
4 3 (14.29%) Performance Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Functional Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Junior
5 1 (4.76%) Junior Test Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Test Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) Gherkin
2 5 (23.81%) RESTful
2 5 (23.81%) Web Services
3 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) Test Automation
2 18 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (47.62%) Defect Management
3 10 (47.62%) Exploratory Testing
3 10 (47.62%) Scrum
3 10 (47.62%) Software Engineering
3 10 (47.62%) Test Strategy
4 6 (28.57%) Scenario Testing
4 6 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 5 (23.81%) BDD
5 5 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (23.81%) ETL
5 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Management
5 5 (23.81%) Kanban
5 5 (23.81%) Non-Functional Testing
5 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2
5 5 (23.81%) Security Testing
5 5 (23.81%) Unit Testing
5 5 (23.81%) Usability Testing
5 5 (23.81%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) Java
2 10 (47.62%) PL/SQL
2 10 (47.62%) SQL
3 5 (23.81%) Groovy
3 5 (23.81%) Scala
4 4 (19.05%) Python
5 1 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) ISTQB
1 5 (23.81%) MCP
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (23.81%) OCP
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle Certification
1 5 (23.81%) SAP Certification
1 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Oracle
2 5 (23.81%) Cognizant
2 5 (23.81%) HP
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) SAP
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago