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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Testing
Rank 125 152 157
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +5
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 33 31 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.26% 0.93% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 1.05% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 28 28 34
Median salary £42,500 £57,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.08% +43.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
2360 2966 3310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 90.04% 88.88% 90.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2046 2434 2653
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
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 27 February 2017.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 68 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (45.65%) Selenium
3 38 (41.30%) TDD
3 38 (41.30%) BDD
4 34 (36.96%) ISTQB
5 32 (34.78%) Scrum
6 31 (33.70%) JMeter
6 31 (33.70%) Java
7 29 (31.52%) Finance
8 27 (29.35%) C#
9 26 (28.26%) Kanban
10 24 (26.09%) Test Automation
10 24 (26.09%) ISEB
11 22 (23.91%) LoadRunner
12 20 (21.74%) Load Testing
13 19 (20.65%) Software Testing
13 19 (20.65%) Non-Functional Testing
14 17 (18.48%) SQL
15 16 (17.39%) Security Testing
15 16 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
16 15 (16.30%) Process Improvement
16 15 (16.30%) Functional Testing
16 15 (16.30%) Mentoring
16 15 (16.30%) Cucumber
17 14 (15.22%) .NET
17 14 (15.22%) E-Commerce
17 14 (15.22%) Degree
18 13 (14.13%) Computer Science
18 13 (14.13%) Automation Testing
18 13 (14.13%) Jenkins

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 4 (4.35%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.70%) G Suite
1 8 (8.70%) Office 365
1 8 (8.70%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.17%) HTTP
2 1 (1.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.26%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 42 (45.65%) Selenium
2 31 (33.70%) JMeter
3 22 (23.91%) LoadRunner
4 15 (16.30%) Cucumber
5 13 (14.13%) Jenkins
6 12 (13.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 8 (8.70%) Appium
7 8 (8.70%) Buildbot
7 8 (8.70%) Ranorex
7 8 (8.70%) SoapUI
7 8 (8.70%) Visual Studio
8 6 (6.52%) JIRA
9 5 (5.43%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (4.35%) HP UFT
10 4 (4.35%) JUnit
10 4 (4.35%) Robot Framework
10 4 (4.35%) WinRunner
11 2 (2.17%) Git (software)
11 2 (2.17%) WebDriver
12 1 (1.09%) TeamCity
General
1 29 (31.52%) Finance
2 10 (10.87%) Retail
3 8 (8.70%) Advertising
4 4 (4.35%) Legal
5 3 (3.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (22.83%) Tester
2 20 (21.74%) Analyst
3 19 (20.65%) Test Analyst
4 18 (19.57%) Test Engineer
5 17 (18.48%) Performance Tester
6 15 (16.30%) Development Engineer
6 15 (16.30%) Software Development Engineer
6 15 (16.30%) Software Test Engineer
6 15 (16.30%) Test Development Engineer
7 14 (15.22%) Consultant
7 14 (15.22%) Test Consultant
8 11 (11.96%) Software Engineer
9 9 (9.78%) Lead Tester
9 9 (9.78%) Technical Leader
10 8 (8.70%) IT Consultant
10 8 (8.70%) Test Leader
11 7 (7.61%) Performance Analyst
11 7 (7.61%) Performance Test Analyst
11 7 (7.61%) Technical Analyst
11 7 (7.61%) Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.22%) .NET
2 9 (9.78%) HTML
3 7 (7.61%) Web Services
4 6 (6.52%) XML
5 4 (4.35%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.17%) SOAP
7 1 (1.09%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.09%) CSS
7 1 (1.09%) Dropwizard
7 1 (1.09%) JSON
7 1 (1.09%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (1.09%) React
7 1 (1.09%) REST
7 1 (1.09%) RESTEasy
7 1 (1.09%) WSDL
7 1 (1.09%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.13%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.09%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (1.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.09%) Linux
1 1 (1.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (41.30%) BDD
2 38 (41.30%) TDD
3 32 (34.78%) Scrum
4 26 (28.26%) Kanban
5 24 (26.09%) Test Automation
6 20 (21.74%) Load Testing
7 19 (20.65%) Non-Functional Testing
7 19 (20.65%) Software Testing
8 16 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
8 16 (17.39%) Security Testing
9 15 (16.30%) Functional Testing
9 15 (16.30%) Mentoring
9 15 (16.30%) Process Improvement
10 14 (15.22%) E-Commerce
11 13 (14.13%) Automation Testing
12 12 (13.04%) Integration Testing
12 12 (13.04%) System Integration Testing
13 10 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (10.87%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (33.70%) Java
2 27 (29.35%) C#
3 17 (18.48%) SQL
4 11 (11.96%) C
5 10 (10.87%) C++
5 10 (10.87%) Python
5 10 (10.87%) Ruby
6 9 (9.78%) PHP
7 8 (8.70%) Scala
8 5 (5.43%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.17%) Perl
10 1 (1.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (36.96%) ISTQB
2 24 (26.09%) ISEB
3 14 (15.22%) Degree
4 3 (3.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.09%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.52%) SDET
2 4 (4.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (9.78%) HP
2 8 (8.70%) Google
3 6 (6.52%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.35%) Telerik
5 3 (3.26%) Oracle
6 1 (1.09%) TOWER Software