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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 155 154 172
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +18
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 30 34 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.90% 0.97% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 1.07% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 28 34 7
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +20.00%
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
2950 3179 2886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.35% 90.31% 86.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2446 2544 2204
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 2016.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 46 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (60.00%) ISEB
3 32 (53.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 29 (48.33%) SDLC
5 26 (43.33%) Windows
6 24 (40.00%) N-Tier
6 24 (40.00%) Load Testing
7 22 (36.67%) Selenium
7 22 (36.67%) System Integration Testing
8 21 (35.00%) TDD
9 20 (33.33%) Software Testing
9 20 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
9 20 (33.33%) Computer Science
9 20 (33.33%) Degree
9 20 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (33.33%) Android
9 20 (33.33%) Software Architecture
9 20 (33.33%) BDD
9 20 (33.33%) Apple iOS
9 20 (33.33%) Service Delivery
9 20 (33.33%) SOA
9 20 (33.33%) Java
10 19 (31.67%) ISTQB
11 17 (28.33%) SQL
11 17 (28.33%) Non-Functional Testing
12 14 (23.33%) Scrum
13 13 (21.67%) LoadRunner
13 13 (21.67%) Test Management
14 12 (20.00%) QA
14 12 (20.00%) Automated Testing

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.00%) Node.js
2 2 (3.33%) Confluence
3 1 (1.67%) Apache
3 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 4 (6.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.33%) HTTP
2 2 (3.33%) HTTPS
2 2 (3.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.33%) Hadoop
1 5 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 4 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.67%) MySQL
4 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (36.67%) Selenium
2 13 (21.67%) LoadRunner
3 12 (20.00%) JMeter
4 8 (13.33%) JIRA
5 6 (10.00%) Jenkins
6 5 (8.33%) Rational Performance Tester
6 5 (8.33%) SoapUI
7 4 (6.67%) Git (software)
7 4 (6.67%) Hudson
7 4 (6.67%) SilkTest
7 4 (6.67%) WebDriver
8 3 (5.00%) Appium
8 3 (5.00%) Calabash
8 3 (5.00%) Firebug
8 3 (5.00%) Gatling
8 3 (5.00%) HP UFT
8 3 (5.00%) JBehave
9 2 (3.33%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.67%) JUnit
General
1 5 (8.33%) Finance
1 5 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (40.00%) Analyst
1 24 (40.00%) Test Analyst
1 24 (40.00%) Test Engineer
2 20 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
3 10 (16.67%) Tester
4 8 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (13.33%) Senior Test Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) Performance Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) Performance Test Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Agile Test Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Automated Tester
7 3 (5.00%) Performance Tester
7 3 (5.00%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Software Test Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Test Leader
8 2 (3.33%) Developer
8 2 (3.33%) QA Leader
8 2 (3.33%) QA Test Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.33%) SOAP
2 9 (15.00%) .NET
3 8 (13.33%) HTML
4 5 (8.33%) LAMP
4 5 (8.33%) Web Services
5 4 (6.67%) .NET Framework
5 4 (6.67%) XML
6 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (5.00%) Behat
6 3 (5.00%) CSS
6 3 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (1.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 24 (40.00%) N-Tier
2 20 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.33%) Informatics
5 2 (3.33%) NHS
5 2 (3.33%) PKI
6 1 (1.67%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 26 (43.33%) Windows
2 20 (33.33%) Android
2 20 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 10 (16.67%) Linux
4 2 (3.33%) CentOS
4 2 (3.33%) Mac OS X
4 2 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.33%) Unix
5 1 (1.67%) AIX
5 1 (1.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (48.33%) SDLC
3 24 (40.00%) Load Testing
4 22 (36.67%) System Integration Testing
5 21 (35.00%) TDD
6 20 (33.33%) BDD
6 20 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
6 20 (33.33%) Service Delivery
6 20 (33.33%) SOA
6 20 (33.33%) Software Architecture
6 20 (33.33%) Software Testing
7 17 (28.33%) Non-Functional Testing
8 14 (23.33%) Scrum
9 13 (21.67%) Test Management
10 12 (20.00%) Automated Testing
11 10 (16.67%) Functional Testing
11 10 (16.67%) Test Automation
12 9 (15.00%) Automation Testing
12 9 (15.00%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (33.33%) Java
2 17 (28.33%) SQL
3 9 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (13.33%) C#
5 7 (11.67%) Python
5 7 (11.67%) Ruby
6 5 (8.33%) PHP
7 4 (6.67%) C
7 4 (6.67%) Perl
8 2 (3.33%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.33%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.33%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (60.00%) ISEB
2 32 (53.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 20 (33.33%) Degree
4 19 (31.67%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.67%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (20.00%) QA
2 2 (3.33%) HL7
Systems Management
1 5 (8.33%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (3.33%) Graphite
2 2 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.33%) Rundeck
3 1 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (18.33%) HP
2 8 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.00%) IBM
3 6 (10.00%) Oracle
4 2 (3.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.67%) Splunk
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