The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 168 101 117
Rank change year-on-year
-67 +16
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 19 43 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.52% 1.69% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 2.05% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 14 36 24
Average salary £40,000 £38,250 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.57% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £35,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,251
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -0.62%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3081 2102 1860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 84.83% 82.66% 81.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2428 1590 1555
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Performance Testing
West Yorkshire

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 11 July 2014.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 33 (48.53%) .NET
2 32 (47.06%) SQL Server
3 30 (44.12%) C#
4 29 (42.65%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (41.18%) .NET Framework
5 28 (41.18%) ASP.NET
6 22 (32.35%) CSS
6 22 (32.35%) HTML
6 22 (32.35%) JavaScript
6 22 (32.35%) jQuery
7 17 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 16 (23.53%) WCF
8 16 (23.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 15 (22.06%) Scrum
9 15 (22.06%) ISEB
9 15 (22.06%) Windows
9 15 (22.06%) OO
10 14 (20.59%) SQL
10 14 (20.59%) QA
10 14 (20.59%) Automation Testing
11 13 (19.12%) Load Testing
11 13 (19.12%) Microsoft
12 12 (17.65%) Degree
13 11 (16.18%) Computer Science
14 10 (14.71%) DSDM
14 10 (14.71%) Software Testing
15 9 (13.24%) ISTQB
15 9 (13.24%) XML
15 9 (13.24%) Non-Functional Testing
16 8 (11.76%) Web Services

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 3 (4.41%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.47%) SAS
2 1 (1.47%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.41%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (4.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.94%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 2 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.94%) Star Schema
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.47%) DB2
4 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (10.29%) QuickTest Pro
1 7 (10.29%) Selenium
1 7 (10.29%) WebDriver
2 6 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (7.35%) JUnit
3 5 (7.35%) LoadRunner
3 5 (7.35%) JMeter
3 5 (7.35%) WATIR
4 4 (5.88%) NUnit
5 2 (2.94%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.94%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (1.47%) Subversion
6 1 (1.47%) Maven
General
1 4 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (1.47%) Banking
2 1 (1.47%) Retail
2 1 (1.47%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (39.71%) Developer
2 18 (26.47%) .NET Developer
3 16 (23.53%) Tester
3 16 (23.53%) Senior Developer
4 12 (17.65%) Analyst
5 11 (16.18%) Test Analyst
6 9 (13.24%) C# Developer
6 9 (13.24%) Senior C# Developer
6 9 (13.24%) Senior .NET Developer
6 9 (13.24%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (11.76%) Senior Test Analyst
7 8 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (10.29%) Applications Developer
8 7 (10.29%) Web Developer
8 7 (10.29%) Test Manager
8 7 (10.29%) Senior Web Developer
8 7 (10.29%) Web Applications Developer
8 7 (10.29%) Senior Applications Developer
8 7 (10.29%) Lead Test Analyst
8 7 (10.29%) Senior Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (48.53%) .NET
2 28 (41.18%) ASP.NET
2 28 (41.18%) .NET Framework
3 22 (32.35%) CSS
3 22 (32.35%) jQuery
3 22 (32.35%) HTML
4 16 (23.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 16 (23.53%) WCF
5 9 (13.24%) XML
6 8 (11.76%) Web Services
7 7 (10.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (8.82%) WinForms
9 4 (5.88%) J2EE
10 1 (1.47%) Ajax
10 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.18%) Computer Science
2 7 (10.29%) IVR
3 6 (8.82%) Client/Server
3 6 (8.82%) NHS
3 6 (8.82%) DTV
3 6 (8.82%) Management Information System
4 5 (7.35%) Open Source
4 5 (7.35%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.47%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.47%) VSAM
5 1 (1.47%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.47%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.06%) Windows
2 6 (8.82%) Android
2 6 (8.82%) Apple iOS
2 6 (8.82%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.47%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (42.65%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (22.06%) OO
2 15 (22.06%) Scrum
3 14 (20.59%) Automation Testing
4 13 (19.12%) Load Testing
5 10 (14.71%) Software Testing
5 10 (14.71%) DSDM
6 9 (13.24%) Non-Functional Testing
7 7 (10.29%) Test Strategy
7 7 (10.29%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (10.29%) Incident Management
7 7 (10.29%) Automated Testing
7 7 (10.29%) Migration
8 6 (8.82%) MVC
8 6 (8.82%) Agile Testing
8 6 (8.82%) Kanban
8 6 (8.82%) DevOps
9 5 (7.35%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (7.35%) Integration Testing
10 4 (5.88%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (44.12%) C#
2 22 (32.35%) JavaScript
3 14 (20.59%) SQL
4 5 (7.35%) Java
5 4 (5.88%) C++
6 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (22.06%) ISEB
2 12 (17.65%) Degree
3 9 (13.24%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (20.59%) QA
2 3 (4.41%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.47%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (4.41%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 13 (19.12%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.29%) Citrix
2 7 (10.29%) Oracle
3 3 (4.41%) Siebel
4 2 (2.94%) Cognos
5 1 (1.47%) Cognizant
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Skilliantech Limited
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Yeadon, Leeds, Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: up to £45k depending on level of experience
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum (DOE) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago