The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 24 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 4 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 3.92% - 2.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.94% - 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £29,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +20.00%
Performance Testing
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
81 166 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 79.41% 86.01% 86.94%
Number of salaries quoted 71 143 112
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £39,900
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,600 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Chester

Performance Testing
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Chester region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Chester

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Chester region citing Performance Testing also 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 that cited Performance Testing.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (100.00%) SDLC
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) System Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) ISEB
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) CRM
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) NUnit
4 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Sahi
4 1 (25.00%) WatiN
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Selenium
4 1 (25.00%) Use Case
4 1 (25.00%) C#

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Chester region citing Performance Testing also 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 that cited Performance Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (25.00%) NUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Sahi
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (25.00%) WatiN
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer in Test
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) SDLC
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (75.00%) System Testing
2 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISEB
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Chester
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