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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 32 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 2 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.26% 2.12% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 2.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £32,500 £41,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.68% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
135 222 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 84.91% 94.07% 82.88%
Number of salaries quoted 123 121 141
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester region citing Performance Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 Chester region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 8 (100.00%) SDLC
2 7 (87.50%) ISTQB
2 7 (87.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (87.50%) System Testing
2 7 (87.50%) ISEB
3 5 (62.50%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
5 1 (12.50%) HP UFT
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) NUnit
5 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 1 (12.50%) Sahi
5 1 (12.50%) WatiN
5 1 (12.50%) BDD
5 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (12.50%) QA
5 1 (12.50%) Selenium
5 1 (12.50%) Use Case

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) HP UFT
1 1 (12.50%) NUnit
1 1 (12.50%) Sahi
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
1 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
1 1 (12.50%) WatiN
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Agile .NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Agile C# Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Developer
2 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Developer in Test
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) SDLC
1 8 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 7 (87.50%) System Testing
2 7 (87.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) ISEB
1 7 (87.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA