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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Testing
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 124 138
Rank change year-on-year +18 +14  
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 3 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.23% 0.56% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.62% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 15
Median salary £52,500 £53,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.32% +7.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £62,500 £65,000
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 Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1105 1611 1976
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 84.09% 90.51% 85.10%
Number of salaries quoted 886 1254 1421
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Performance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 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 22 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 Reading region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 4 (100.00%) Test Management
2 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (75.00%) Open Source
2 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (75.00%) Build Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (75.00%) Docker
2 3 (75.00%) TestLink
2 3 (75.00%) API Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (75.00%) Protractor
2 3 (75.00%) Gatling
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (75.00%) JMeter
2 3 (75.00%) Bugzilla
2 3 (75.00%) NetBeans
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion

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 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Bugzilla
1 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (75.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (75.00%) Gatling
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) IntelliJ
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) JMeter
1 3 (75.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (75.00%) Maven
1 3 (75.00%) NetBeans
1 3 (75.00%) Protractor
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
1 3 (75.00%) TestLink
1 3 (75.00%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation Specialist
1 3 (75.00%) Test Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) SOAP
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (75.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Test Management
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) API Testing
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Build Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (75.00%) Open Source
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
Reading, Berkshire
Veritas Technologies (Uk) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago