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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Testing
South East / Hampshire
Rank 129 175 175
Rank change year-on-year +46 0  
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 42 18 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.40% 0.53% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 0.62% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 31 17 19
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +32.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -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 Hampshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2608 2900 3124
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 87.14% 85.42% 84.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2180 2569 2607
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £63,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 March 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 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
Farnborough +14 11 £60,000 +9.09%
Southampton +16 10 £31,000 -4.61%
Winchester +15 6 £32,500 -38.09%
Portsmouth - 5 £35,000 -
Fareham - 4 £40,000 -
Performance Testing
South East

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

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

1 51 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (60.00%) Selenium
3 30 (50.00%) Java
4 29 (48.33%) Regression Testing
5 28 (46.67%) SQL
6 26 (43.33%) Continuous Integration
6 26 (43.33%) TDD
6 26 (43.33%) Test Strategy
7 25 (41.67%) Software Testing
8 23 (38.33%) BDD
9 22 (36.67%) SoapUI
9 22 (36.67%) Scrum
10 21 (35.00%) Security Cleared
10 21 (35.00%) Unit Testing
11 20 (33.33%) Test Automation
11 20 (33.33%) Web Services
12 19 (31.67%) HP
12 19 (31.67%) JIRA
12 19 (31.67%) Test Planning
13 18 (30.00%) Automated Testing
13 18 (30.00%) HP UFT
13 18 (30.00%) Windows
14 17 (28.33%) Functional Testing
15 16 (26.67%) SDLC
16 15 (25.00%) Python
16 15 (25.00%) Test Scripting
17 14 (23.33%) Security Testing
17 14 (23.33%) JMeter
18 13 (21.67%) HTML
18 13 (21.67%) JavaScript

Performance Testing
Top Related 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 12 (20.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (11.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (21.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (15.00%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (6.67%) GitHub
4 4 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.67%) ATM
2 1 (1.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.00%) MariaDB
1 12 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 12 (20.00%) MySQL
1 12 (20.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 36 (60.00%) Selenium
2 22 (36.67%) SoapUI
3 19 (31.67%) JIRA
4 18 (30.00%) HP UFT
5 14 (23.33%) JMeter
6 11 (18.33%) LoadRunner
7 10 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
8 9 (15.00%) Eclipse
8 9 (15.00%) IntelliJ
8 9 (15.00%) JUnit
8 9 (15.00%) Visual Studio
8 9 (15.00%) WATIR
8 9 (15.00%) WebDriver
8 9 (15.00%) Zephyr
9 8 (13.33%) JIRA Agile
10 5 (8.33%) Cucumber
11 4 (6.67%) Git (software)
11 4 (6.67%) Jenkins
11 4 (6.67%) Maven
11 4 (6.67%) TestRail
General
1 11 (18.33%) Retail
2 6 (10.00%) Back Office
3 3 (5.00%) Finance
4 2 (3.33%) Legal
4 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.67%) Electronics
5 1 (1.67%) Games
5 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (41.67%) Test Engineer
2 12 (20.00%) Developer
3 10 (16.67%) Integration Engineer
3 10 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
4 9 (15.00%) QA Tester
4 9 (15.00%) Tester
5 6 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Developer in Test
6 5 (8.33%) Ruby Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Verification Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Senior Integration Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Senior Verification Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Systems Integration Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Systems Test Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Java Automation Tester
8 3 (5.00%) Python Software Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Ruby Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (33.33%) Web Services
2 13 (21.67%) HTML
3 12 (20.00%) HTML5
4 10 (16.67%) JMS
5 4 (6.67%) SOAP
6 1 (1.67%) .NET
6 1 (1.67%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.67%) ODBC
6 1 (1.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) User Experience
2 6 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (30.00%) Windows
2 1 (1.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (48.33%) Regression Testing
3 26 (43.33%) Continuous Integration
3 26 (43.33%) TDD
3 26 (43.33%) Test Strategy
4 25 (41.67%) Software Testing
5 23 (38.33%) BDD
6 22 (36.67%) Scrum
7 21 (35.00%) Unit Testing
8 20 (33.33%) Test Automation
9 19 (31.67%) Test Planning
10 18 (30.00%) Automated Testing
11 17 (28.33%) Functional Testing
12 16 (26.67%) SDLC
13 15 (25.00%) Test Scripting
14 14 (23.33%) Security Testing
15 13 (21.67%) Exploratory Testing
15 13 (21.67%) Manual Testing
16 12 (20.00%) Extreme Programming
16 12 (20.00%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 30 (50.00%) Java
2 28 (46.67%) SQL
3 15 (25.00%) Python
4 13 (21.67%) JavaScript
5 12 (20.00%) Ruby
6 10 (16.67%) C#
6 10 (16.67%) T-SQL
7 7 (11.67%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (15.00%) ISEB
3 8 (13.33%) Degree
4 7 (11.67%) ISTQB
4 7 (11.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.67%) QA
2 6 (10.00%) PMO
3 3 (5.00%) SDET
System Software
1 12 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (31.67%) HP
2 12 (20.00%) VMware
3 10 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 9 (15.00%) Telerik
5 4 (6.67%) CA Agile Central
6 2 (3.33%) SAP
7 1 (1.67%) Capita
7 1 (1.67%) Oracle