Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Testing
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 144 137 177
Rank change year-on-year -7 +40 +19
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 4 18 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.17% 0.75% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.87% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 16
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £42,440 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.81% -15.12% -
10th Percentile £43,500 £34,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £56,500 £59,500 £63,750
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11% -10.00%

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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,045 2,070 3,196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 87.96% 86.57% 91.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1,733 1,663 2,450
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,251 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.50% - -

Performance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Performance Testing in Reading

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Performance Testing in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, IT jobs citing Performance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) CGI
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) JIRA
3 2 (50.00%) Selenium
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Microservices
3 2 (50.00%) Docker
3 2 (50.00%) Internet of Things
3 2 (50.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (25.00%) Coaching
4 1 (25.00%) API Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (25.00%) SaaS
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (25.00%) Hudson
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) GitHub
4 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) NeoLoad
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Test Management
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration

Performance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) GitHub
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) Hudson
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) JMeter
2 1 (25.00%) NeoLoad
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Tester
2 1 (25.00%) QA Automation Tester
2 1 (25.00%) QA Leader
2 1 (25.00%) QA Manual Tester
2 1 (25.00%) QA Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CGI
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Internet of Things
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Microservices
2 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (50.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) API Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker