The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Testing
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 153 158 164
Rank change year-on-year +5 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 22 33 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.75% 0.96% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 1.12% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 20 31 27
Median salary £33,750 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.62% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% -5.26%  

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 Hampshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2525 2954 3192
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 86.50% 85.90% 86.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2232 2561 2615
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,492 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Performance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Performance Testing in Hampshire

Performance Testing
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Testing in Hampshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Performance Testing in Hampshire

Performance Testing
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Southampton +8 11 £30,000 -20.00% 2
Farnborough +5 5 £60,000 +77.77%
Portsmouth - 4 £40,000 - 1
Winchester -9 1 £32,500 -35.00%
Performance Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 52 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (67.19%) Test Automation
3 38 (59.38%) SQL
4 36 (56.25%) Software Testing
4 36 (56.25%) Selenium
5 33 (51.56%) Regression Testing
6 32 (50.00%) Java
7 31 (48.44%) TDD
8 30 (46.88%) Scrum
8 30 (46.88%) BDD
9 27 (42.19%) SoapUI
10 24 (37.50%) Unit Testing
11 23 (35.94%) Windows
11 23 (35.94%) Test Strategy
12 22 (34.38%) Test Scripting
13 20 (31.25%) SDLC
14 19 (29.69%) Exploratory Testing
15 18 (28.13%) C#
15 18 (28.13%) Test Planning
16 17 (26.56%) Microsoft
16 17 (26.56%) ISEB
16 17 (26.56%) Retail
16 17 (26.56%) Continuous Integration
17 16 (25.00%) JIRA
17 16 (25.00%) Python
17 16 (25.00%) T-SQL
18 15 (23.44%) Web Services
18 15 (23.44%) HP UFT
18 15 (23.44%) JMeter
18 15 (23.44%) Manual Testing

Performance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 13 (20.31%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) SAP CAR
1 2 (3.13%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.56%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.31%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (20.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.69%) SaaS
3 2 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) ATM
2 1 (1.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.31%) MariaDB
1 13 (20.31%) MongoDB
1 13 (20.31%) MySQL
1 13 (20.31%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 36 (56.25%) Selenium
2 27 (42.19%) SoapUI
3 16 (25.00%) JIRA
4 15 (23.44%) HP UFT
4 15 (23.44%) JMeter
5 14 (21.88%) LoadRunner
6 13 (20.31%) WebDriver
7 12 (18.75%) Visual Studio
8 11 (17.19%) Eclipse
8 11 (17.19%) IntelliJ
8 11 (17.19%) Zephyr
9 10 (15.63%) JIRA Agile
10 4 (6.25%) Cucumber
11 3 (4.69%) Git (software)
11 3 (4.69%) Rational DOORS
11 3 (4.69%) TestRail
12 2 (3.13%) JUnit
12 2 (3.13%) Robot Framework
12 2 (3.13%) WATIR
13 1 (1.56%) Subversion
General
1 17 (26.56%) Retail
2 12 (18.75%) Back Office
3 4 (6.25%) Finance
4 2 (3.13%) Games
5 1 (1.56%) Electronics
5 1 (1.56%) Legal
5 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.56%) Marketing
5 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (54.69%) Test Engineer
2 19 (29.69%) Software Test Engineer
3 10 (15.63%) Developer
4 9 (14.06%) QA Tester
4 9 (14.06%) Tester
5 8 (12.50%) Ruby Developer
6 7 (10.94%) Test Automation Engineer
7 6 (9.38%) Automation Test Lead
8 4 (6.25%) Software Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Automation Tester
9 3 (4.69%) Integration Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Java Automation Tester
9 3 (4.69%) Python Software Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) QA Automation Tester
9 3 (4.69%) Ruby Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Selenium Automation Tester
9 3 (4.69%) Selenium Tester
9 3 (4.69%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Systems Integration Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Test and Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.44%) Web Services
2 14 (21.88%) HTML
3 13 (20.31%) HTML5
4 12 (18.75%) JMS
5 3 (4.69%) .NET
5 3 (4.69%) SOAP
6 1 (1.56%) Gherkin
6 1 (1.56%) ODBC
6 1 (1.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.31%) User Experience
2 7 (10.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (35.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (67.19%) Test Automation
3 36 (56.25%) Software Testing
4 33 (51.56%) Regression Testing
5 31 (48.44%) TDD
6 30 (46.88%) BDD
6 30 (46.88%) Scrum
7 24 (37.50%) Unit Testing
8 23 (35.94%) Test Strategy
9 22 (34.38%) Test Scripting
10 20 (31.25%) SDLC
11 19 (29.69%) Exploratory Testing
12 18 (28.13%) Test Planning
13 17 (26.56%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (23.44%) Manual Testing
15 14 (21.88%) Security Testing
16 13 (20.31%) Extreme Programming
16 13 (20.31%) OWASP
16 13 (20.31%) Web Development
17 12 (18.75%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 38 (59.38%) SQL
2 32 (50.00%) Java
3 18 (28.13%) C#
4 16 (25.00%) Python
4 16 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 13 (20.31%) JavaScript
5 13 (20.31%) Ruby
6 8 (12.50%) C
7 2 (3.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (26.56%) ISEB
2 14 (21.88%) Security Cleared
3 10 (15.63%) Degree
4 9 (14.06%) ISTQB
5 8 (12.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.63%) QA
2 7 (10.94%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (20.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (26.56%) Microsoft
2 14 (21.88%) HP
3 13 (20.31%) VMware
4 4 (6.25%) SAP
5 2 (3.13%) Dynatrace
5 2 (3.13%) Telerik
6 1 (1.56%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (1.56%) Capita
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle
Southampton, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago