The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Testing
Bedfordshire / Luton
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 55 -
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton - 0.26% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% -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 Luton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Luton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 243 371 361
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 95.67% 94.64% 88.05%
Number of salaries quoted 150 256 243
Median salary £50,000 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +27.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £40,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Performance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton 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 Luton

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for Performance Testing in Luton

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Luton region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 5 (83.33%) Test Strategy
1 5 (83.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) QA
3 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (33.33%) SDLC
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) Banking
5 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (16.67%) C
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (16.67%) Sun
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
5 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Improvement

Performance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Performance Manager
1 4 (66.67%) Performance Test Manager
1 4 (66.67%) Technical Manager
1 4 (66.67%) Technical Test Manager
1 4 (66.67%) Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Non-Functional Testing
1 5 (83.33%) Test Strategy
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (33.33%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) Release Management
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
5 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) HP
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Sun