Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Testing
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 153 196
Rank change year-on-year +8 +43 -27
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 9 21 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.35% 0.72% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.83% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 10
Reading median annual salary £43,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.14% - +10.53%
10th Percentile £41,450 £43,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £59,500 £57,500 £56,625
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -4.76%

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 2,196 2,521 3,911
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 84.82% 86.45% 86.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1,812 1,837 3,159
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £30,500 £26,900 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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

Performance Testing
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Testing in Reading over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Performance Testing in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 9 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 9 (100.00%) QA
1 9 (100.00%) Test Management
1 9 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (88.89%) Degree
2 8 (88.89%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Functional Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Mobile App
3 6 (66.67%) Test Strategy
4 5 (55.56%) Integration Testing
4 5 (55.56%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (55.56%) SuccessFactors
4 5 (55.56%) GIS
4 5 (55.56%) Regression Testing
4 5 (55.56%) Ariba
4 5 (55.56%) SAP
4 5 (55.56%) ERP
4 5 (55.56%) Concur
4 5 (55.56%) SAP S/4HANA
5 4 (44.44%) Digital Economy
5 4 (44.44%) API Testing
5 4 (44.44%) Cyber Resilience
5 4 (44.44%) SOAP
5 4 (44.44%) Web Services
5 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
5 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
6 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (33.33%) Git (software)

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:

Business Applications
1 5 (55.56%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
1 1 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) GIS
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) LoadRunner
2 3 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 3 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 3 (33.33%) Gatling
2 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (33.33%) HP UFT
2 3 (33.33%) IntelliJ
2 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (33.33%) JMeter
2 3 (33.33%) Maven
2 3 (33.33%) NetBeans
2 3 (33.33%) Selenium
2 3 (33.33%) Subversion
2 3 (33.33%) TestLink
2 3 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 3 (33.33%) Zephyr
General
1 4 (44.44%) Digital Economy
2 3 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) QA Manager
1 5 (55.56%) QA Test Manager
1 5 (55.56%) Test Manager
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Test Manager
2 4 (44.44%) QC Manager
2 4 (44.44%) Quality Manager
2 4 (44.44%) SAP Manager
2 4 (44.44%) SAP Test Manager
3 3 (33.33%) Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Automation Team Leader
5 1 (11.11%) QA Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) QA Leader
5 1 (11.11%) QA Team Leader
5 1 (11.11%) Senior QA Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
5 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) SOAP
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Mobile App
2 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (33.33%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 9 (100.00%) Test Management
2 8 (88.89%) Functional Testing
2 8 (88.89%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (66.67%) Test Strategy
4 5 (55.56%) ERP
4 5 (55.56%) Integration Testing
4 5 (55.56%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (55.56%) Regression Testing
5 4 (44.44%) API Testing
5 4 (44.44%) Cyber Resilience
5 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
5 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
6 3 (33.33%) Build Automation
6 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (33.33%) Data Management
6 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 3 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 3 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 8 (88.89%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (33.33%) ISEB
4 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Ariba
1 5 (55.56%) Concur
1 5 (55.56%) SAP
2 3 (33.33%) HP