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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Testing
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 72 79
Rank change year-on-year -24 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 4 29 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.43% 2.97% 1.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 3.39% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1 24 19
Median salary £24,000 £43,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -45.14% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £32,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £54,250 £41,750
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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 856 855 893
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 91.26% 87.69% 86.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3010 3695 2757
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Performance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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 3 months to 28 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
Gloucester 0 1 £24,000 -43.52%
Cheltenham -2 1 - -
Performance Testing
South West

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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (72.73%) Test Automation
2 7 (63.64%) DevOps
2 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 7 (63.64%) C
3 6 (54.55%) ISTQB
4 5 (45.45%) TDD
4 5 (45.45%) JIRA
4 5 (45.45%) WATIR
4 5 (45.45%) Selenium
4 5 (45.45%) Risk Analysis
4 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
4 5 (45.45%) Ruby
4 5 (45.45%) Integration Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (45.45%) JMeter
4 5 (45.45%) Migration
4 5 (45.45%) Perl
4 5 (45.45%) Windows
4 5 (45.45%) Linux
4 5 (45.45%) Python
4 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
4 5 (45.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (45.45%) Apache Spark
4 5 (45.45%) SDLC
4 5 (45.45%) Defect Tracking
4 5 (45.45%) CA Agile Central
4 5 (45.45%) Hadoop

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 5 (45.45%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Apache Accumulo
1 5 (45.45%) Hadoop
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
1 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
1 5 (45.45%) JIRA
1 5 (45.45%) JMeter
1 5 (45.45%) Selenium
1 5 (45.45%) WATIR
2 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Test Leader
3 2 (18.18%) Applications Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
1 3 (27.27%) CSS
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
1 3 (27.27%) HTML5
1 3 (27.27%) jQuery
1 3 (27.27%) JSON
1 3 (27.27%) REST
1 3 (27.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (72.73%) Test Automation
2 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (63.64%) DevOps
3 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
3 5 (45.45%) Defect Tracking
3 5 (45.45%) Integration Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Migration
3 5 (45.45%) Risk Analysis
3 5 (45.45%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (45.45%) Scenario Testing
3 5 (45.45%) SDLC
3 5 (45.45%) TDD
4 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (18.18%) Open Source
6 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C
2 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
2 5 (45.45%) Perl
2 5 (45.45%) Python
2 5 (45.45%) Ruby
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
4 2 (18.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 6 (54.55%) ISTQB
3 5 (45.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) CA Agile Central