The table below looks at the statistics for the Performance Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tester
Rank 120 - 111
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Tester 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.058% - 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% - 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £50,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.44% +20.00%
Performance Tester
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1659 1806 1499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.17% 94.51% 94.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1366 1442 1212
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Performance Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Tester in the job title across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Performance Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Performance Tester
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Performance Tester across the Cheshire region.

Performance Tester Salary Trend in Cheshire

Performance Tester
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Performance Tester in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Performance Tester in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) CA Wily

Performance Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Performance Tester in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Performance Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago