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

Performance Testing
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 86 64
Rank change year-on-year -7 -22  
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 7 19 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.84% 1.78% 3.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 1.99% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 34
Median salary £37,500 £47,500 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.05% +45.03%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.35% -5.55%  

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 763 957 931
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 91.82% 89.69% 89.35%
Number of salaries quoted 617 606 756
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £34,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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 Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Performance Testing in Gloucestershire

Performance Testing
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Cheltenham +5 2 - -
Performance Testing
South West

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

1 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) Integration Testing
2 9 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 6 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 6 (50.00%) Puppet
3 6 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (50.00%) JIRA
3 6 (50.00%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) Apache Accumulo
3 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (50.00%) Automation Testing
3 6 (50.00%) DevOps
3 6 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (50.00%) Apache Spark
3 6 (50.00%) SDLC
3 6 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
3 6 (50.00%) CA Agile Central
3 6 (50.00%) JMeter
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) TDD
3 6 (50.00%) Ruby
3 6 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 6 (50.00%) WATIR
3 6 (50.00%) Selenium
3 6 (50.00%) Python
3 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management

Performance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (50.00%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Apache Accumulo
1 6 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (50.00%) JIRA
1 6 (50.00%) JMeter
1 6 (50.00%) Selenium
1 6 (50.00%) WATIR
2 4 (33.33%) LoadRunner
3 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Analyst
1 9 (75.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Software Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Software Test Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Software Tester
2 4 (33.33%) Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Test Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (16.67%) CSS
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
1 2 (16.67%) HTML5
1 2 (16.67%) jQuery
1 2 (16.67%) JSON
1 2 (16.67%) REST
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Integration Testing
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
2 6 (50.00%) DevOps
2 6 (50.00%) SDLC
2 6 (50.00%) TDD
2 6 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (41.67%) Migration
3 5 (41.67%) Risk Analysis
3 5 (41.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 6 (50.00%) Perl
1 6 (50.00%) Python
1 6 (50.00%) Ruby
2 5 (41.67%) C
3 4 (33.33%) C#
3 4 (33.33%) C++
3 4 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 6 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 4 (33.33%) ISEB
3 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Puppet
2 4 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) CA Agile Central
2 4 (33.33%) HP
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
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