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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 156 156 151
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 23 20 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.69% 0.62% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.74% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 23 15 2
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% +20.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,400 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £31,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
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
2963 2685 2420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.66% 82.90% 82.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2323 2067 2060
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 December 2014.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 19 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (73.08%) QA
2 18 (69.23%) Agile Testing
2 18 (69.23%) Unit Testing
2 18 (69.23%) Non-Functional Testing
2 18 (69.23%) Line Management
2 18 (69.23%) NUnit
2 18 (69.23%) Configuration Management
2 18 (69.23%) JUnit
3 10 (38.46%) Mentoring
3 10 (38.46%) People Management
4 5 (19.23%) Finance
4 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
5 4 (15.38%) Test Strategy
5 4 (15.38%) ISTQB
6 3 (11.54%) SQL
6 3 (11.54%) Oracle
6 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
7 2 (7.69%) ISEB
7 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.85%) Star Schema
8 1 (3.85%) IIS
8 1 (3.85%) Windows
8 1 (3.85%) LoadRunner
8 1 (3.85%) HP
8 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
8 1 (3.85%) .NET
8 1 (3.85%) Cognos
8 1 (3.85%) SharePoint

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 1 (3.85%) IIS
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.85%) Star Schema
1 1 (3.85%) Big Data
1 1 (3.85%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 18 (69.23%) JUnit
1 18 (69.23%) NUnit
2 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.85%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Games
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
2 1 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Analyst
1 9 (34.62%) Test Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Test Leader
4 5 (19.23%) Test Manager
5 4 (15.38%) Test Team Leader
5 4 (15.38%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Test Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Designer
6 1 (3.85%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
1 1 (3.85%) Replication
1 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (69.23%) Configuration Management
2 18 (69.23%) Unit Testing
2 18 (69.23%) Agile Testing
2 18 (69.23%) Non-Functional Testing
2 18 (69.23%) Line Management
3 10 (38.46%) Mentoring
3 10 (38.46%) People Management
4 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (15.38%) Test Strategy
6 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.85%) Data Management
7 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Service Management
7 1 (3.85%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.85%) ETL
7 1 (3.85%) Analytics
7 1 (3.85%) DevOps
7 1 (3.85%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) ISTQB
2 2 (7.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (73.08%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) HP
2 1 (3.85%) Cognos
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago