Period
to 25 November 2017

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 6 months to 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Testing
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 134 122
Rank change year-on-year +5 -12 -2
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 14 31 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.95% 1.37% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 1.52% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 8 25 21
Gloucestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +23.08% -18.75%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £42,500 £47,500 £38,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,250
% change year-on-year - +16.79% -2.14%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1309 2046 1823
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 88.63% 90.41% 89.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1069 1674 1471
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

Performance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

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 6 months to 25 November 2017. 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
Cheltenham +15 8 £40,000 -
Cirencester -10 3 - -
Performance Testing
South West

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 11 (78.57%) Test Automation
1 11 (78.57%) Test Strategy
2 8 (57.14%) Mentoring
2 8 (57.14%) Coaching
2 8 (57.14%) SDLC
2 8 (57.14%) Selenium
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) JMeter
4 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
4 5 (35.71%) Web Services
4 5 (35.71%) C#
5 3 (21.43%) Finance
5 3 (21.43%) Migration
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (21.43%) Windows
5 3 (21.43%) Linux
5 3 (21.43%) Python
5 3 (21.43%) HP UFT
5 3 (21.43%) LoadRunner
5 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
5 3 (21.43%) TDD
5 3 (21.43%) Banking
5 3 (21.43%) Ruby
5 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
5 3 (21.43%) JIRA
5 3 (21.43%) QA
5 3 (21.43%) WATIR
5 3 (21.43%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Atlassian Bamboo

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 3 (21.43%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) BlazeMeter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Apache Accumulo
1 3 (21.43%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Selenium
2 6 (42.86%) JMeter
3 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
4 3 (21.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
4 3 (21.43%) HP UFT
4 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
4 3 (21.43%) JIRA
4 3 (21.43%) LoadRunner
4 3 (21.43%) WATIR
General
1 3 (21.43%) Banking
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Developer
1 4 (28.57%) Developer in Test
1 4 (28.57%) Test Automation Developer
1 4 (28.57%) Test Automation Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Test Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Tester
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Automation Test Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Head of Testing
2 3 (21.43%) Software Tester
2 3 (21.43%) Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (21.43%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Test Automation
1 11 (78.57%) Test Strategy
2 8 (57.14%) Coaching
2 8 (57.14%) Mentoring
2 8 (57.14%) SDLC
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (21.43%) Defect Management
4 3 (21.43%) Defect Tracking
4 3 (21.43%) DevOps
4 3 (21.43%) Exploratory Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Migration
4 3 (21.43%) Open Source
4 3 (21.43%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Scenario Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (21.43%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) C#
2 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
2 3 (21.43%) C
2 3 (21.43%) Perl
2 3 (21.43%) Python
2 3 (21.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
1 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
1 3 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) CA Agile Central