The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 106 171 193
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +22
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 49 24 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.87% 0.66% 0.078%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 0.72% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 38 20 2
Median salary £38,000 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,650 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,750 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,750 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+0.58% -
Performance Testing
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2366 3348 3369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 90.13% 92.03% 87.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1988 2631 2532
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds 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 Leeds

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Leeds

Performance Testing
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 54 (59.34%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (50.55%) C#
3 37 (40.66%) Finance
4 36 (39.56%) ISTQB
5 33 (36.26%) Java
6 29 (31.87%) Software Testing
7 26 (28.57%) SQL
8 23 (25.27%) ISEB
8 23 (25.27%) Scrum
9 22 (24.18%) Ruby
9 22 (24.18%) Continuous Integration
9 22 (24.18%) Test Automation
9 22 (24.18%) Mentoring
9 22 (24.18%) Coaching
10 21 (23.08%) BDD
10 21 (23.08%) Gatling
10 21 (23.08%) JMeter
11 20 (21.98%) Python
11 20 (21.98%) Jenkins
12 17 (18.68%) LoadRunner
12 17 (18.68%) Load Testing
12 17 (18.68%) Selenium
12 17 (18.68%) Software Engineering
12 17 (18.68%) TDD
13 15 (16.48%) Kanban
13 15 (16.48%) Non-Functional Testing
13 15 (16.48%) SDLC
14 14 (15.38%) Cucumber
14 14 (15.38%) System Integration Testing
14 14 (15.38%) Retail

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 8 (8.79%) Confluence
1 8 (8.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (6.59%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.49%) Google Apps
1 5 (5.49%) Office 365
1 5 (5.49%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.49%) HTTP
1 5 (5.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.59%) Hadoop
1 6 (6.59%) MongoDB
2 3 (3.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.20%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (23.08%) Gatling
1 21 (23.08%) JMeter
2 20 (21.98%) Jenkins
3 17 (18.68%) LoadRunner
3 17 (18.68%) Selenium
4 14 (15.38%) Cucumber
5 13 (14.29%) SoapUI
6 10 (10.99%) JIRA
7 8 (8.79%) Hudson
7 8 (8.79%) NeoLoad
8 7 (7.69%) Appium
8 7 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (7.69%) Git (software)
8 7 (7.69%) WebLOAD
9 5 (5.49%) Jasmine
9 5 (5.49%) Ranorex
9 5 (5.49%) RSpec
10 4 (4.40%) FitNesse
10 4 (4.40%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (4.40%) Visual Studio
General
1 37 (40.66%) Finance
2 14 (15.38%) Retail
3 7 (7.69%) Games
4 2 (2.20%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (36.26%) Tester
2 23 (25.27%) Performance Tester
3 19 (20.88%) Lead Tester
4 17 (18.68%) Test Engineer
5 14 (15.38%) Analyst
5 14 (15.38%) Test Analyst
6 12 (13.19%) Performance Engineer
6 12 (13.19%) Performance Test Engineer
7 8 (8.79%) SOA Tester
8 7 (7.69%) Consultant
8 7 (7.69%) Developer
8 7 (7.69%) Performance Consultant
8 7 (7.69%) Performance Test Consultant
8 7 (7.69%) Test Consultant
8 7 (7.69%) Test Leader
9 6 (6.59%) Developer in Test
10 5 (5.49%) Software Engineer
10 5 (5.49%) Technical Leader
11 4 (4.40%) Test Manager
12 3 (3.30%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.38%) XML
2 12 (13.19%) .NET
3 11 (12.09%) SOAP
3 11 (12.09%) WSDL
3 11 (12.09%) XSD
4 9 (9.89%) HTML
5 8 (8.79%) JMS
6 7 (7.69%) Web Services
7 6 (6.59%) CSS
8 5 (5.49%) Buildbot
8 5 (5.49%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (5.49%) REST
9 4 (4.40%) Node.js
10 3 (3.30%) HTML5
10 3 (3.30%) LAMP
11 2 (2.20%) ASP.NET
11 2 (2.20%) Behat
12 1 (1.10%) AngularJS
12 1 (1.10%) React
12 1 (1.10%) RESTEasy
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.19%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.40%) iPad
3 2 (2.20%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.10%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.89%) Linux
2 8 (8.79%) Unix
3 2 (2.20%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (59.34%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (31.87%) Software Testing
3 23 (25.27%) Scrum
4 22 (24.18%) Coaching
4 22 (24.18%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (24.18%) Mentoring
4 22 (24.18%) Test Automation
5 21 (23.08%) BDD
6 17 (18.68%) Load Testing
6 17 (18.68%) Software Engineering
6 17 (18.68%) TDD
7 15 (16.48%) Kanban
7 15 (16.48%) Non-Functional Testing
7 15 (16.48%) SDLC
8 14 (15.38%) SOA
8 14 (15.38%) System Integration Testing
9 13 (14.29%) Automated Testing
10 11 (12.09%) Change Control
10 11 (12.09%) Open Source
11 9 (9.89%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (50.55%) C#
2 33 (36.26%) Java
3 26 (28.57%) SQL
4 22 (24.18%) Ruby
5 20 (21.98%) Python
6 12 (13.19%) JavaScript
6 12 (13.19%) Scala
7 11 (12.09%) PHP
8 5 (5.49%) C
8 5 (5.49%) C++
9 3 (3.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (39.56%) ISTQB
2 23 (25.27%) ISEB
3 10 (10.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.30%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (5.49%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (9.89%) Oracle
2 7 (7.69%) SOASTA, Inc
3 6 (6.59%) Google
3 6 (6.59%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.40%) SAP
5 3 (3.30%) Citrix
5 3 (3.30%) HP
6 2 (2.20%) Telerik
7 1 (1.10%) Facebook
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