The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Testing
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 102 94
Rank change year-on-year +6 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 4 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.37% 1.36% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 1.53% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 13
Median salary £51,250 £35,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.42% -41.66%  
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 West Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 946 1109 1113
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 88.08% 88.65% 89.83%
Number of salaries quoted 882 1015 975
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Performance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Performance Testing in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 9 (69.23%) Java
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) JIRA
2 8 (61.54%) Test Automation
3 7 (53.85%) Selenium
3 7 (53.85%) Software Testing
3 7 (53.85%) Scrum
3 7 (53.85%) Confluence
4 6 (46.15%) DevOps
4 6 (46.15%) LoadRunner
4 6 (46.15%) SQL
5 5 (38.46%) BDD
6 4 (30.77%) Defect Tracking
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 4 (30.77%) HP UFT
6 4 (30.77%) Finance
6 4 (30.77%) OO
6 4 (30.77%) Automated Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
7 3 (23.08%) Kanban
7 3 (23.08%) Groovy
7 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (23.08%) RESTful
7 3 (23.08%) Scala
7 3 (23.08%) Atlassian
7 3 (23.08%) Usability Testing
7 3 (23.08%) Security Testing
7 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
7 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
7 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis

Performance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 7 (53.85%) Confluence
2 2 (15.38%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) JIRA
2 7 (53.85%) Selenium
3 6 (46.15%) LoadRunner
4 4 (30.77%) HP UFT
5 3 (23.08%) SoapUI
6 2 (15.38%) JMeter
6 2 (15.38%) WebLOAD
7 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Tester
3 4 (30.77%) Automation Tester
3 4 (30.77%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Java Automation Tester
3 4 (30.77%) Java Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 4 (30.77%) Selenium Tester
3 4 (30.77%) Software Test Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Software Tester
3 4 (30.77%) Test Automation Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Test Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Applications Support
4 3 (23.08%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Support Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Support Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Test Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Gherkin
1 3 (23.08%) RESTful
1 3 (23.08%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) DOM
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) REST
2 1 (7.69%) SOAP
2 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) Test Automation
3 7 (53.85%) Scrum
3 7 (53.85%) Software Testing
4 6 (46.15%) DevOps
5 5 (38.46%) BDD
6 4 (30.77%) Automated Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Defect Tracking
6 4 (30.77%) OO
6 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
7 3 (23.08%) API Testing
7 3 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis
7 3 (23.08%) Defect Management
7 3 (23.08%) Kanban
7 3 (23.08%) Regression Testing
7 3 (23.08%) Security Testing
7 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
7 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
7 3 (23.08%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) Groovy
3 3 (23.08%) Scala
3 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
4 2 (15.38%) C
4 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) C#
5 1 (7.69%) VB
5 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
2 2 (15.38%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Atlassian
3 2 (15.38%) AppDynamics
3 2 (15.38%) Dynatrace
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