Period
to 20 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 20 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Testing
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 76 103
Rank change year-on-year -24 +27 -9
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 1 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.098% 1.34% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 1.53% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 1
Watford median annual salary £42,000 £50,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.00% -20.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £40,000 £40,750 £61,250
90th Percentile £44,000 £60,000 £63,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £43,500 £50,000 £87,500
% change year-on-year -13.00% -42.86% +52.17%

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 Watford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 880 847 952
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 86.61% 87.59% 88.72%
Number of salaries quoted 706 720 736
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,750 £29,675 £26,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £75,000 £72,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £49,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year -3.06% +5.38% +3.33%

Performance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Performance Testing in Watford

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Performance Testing in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 Watford region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Scenario Testing

Performance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Coordinator
1 1 (100.00%) Test Coordinator
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA