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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 183 116 118
Rank change year-on-year
-67 +2
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 3 42 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.079% 1.59% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.093% 1.84% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2 39 31
Average salary £52,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.83% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £31,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £43,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
3234 2284 2355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 84.90% 86.38% 83.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2426 1793 1937
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,050 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 28 (90.32%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (41.94%) .NET
2 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
2 13 (41.94%) MS Excel
3 12 (38.71%) Scrum
4 11 (35.48%) SQL
5 10 (32.26%) Automation Testing
6 9 (29.03%) C#
6 9 (29.03%) OO
6 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
7 8 (25.81%) DSDM
7 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET
7 8 (25.81%) .NET Framework
8 7 (22.58%) ISTQB
8 7 (22.58%) Windows
8 7 (22.58%) ISEB
8 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (19.35%) JUnit
10 5 (16.13%) NUnit
10 5 (16.13%) Selenium
10 5 (16.13%) Unit Testing
10 5 (16.13%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (16.13%) WebDriver
10 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (16.13%) Java
10 5 (16.13%) XML
10 5 (16.13%) Oracle
10 5 (16.13%) QuickTest Pro
10 5 (16.13%) DevOps
10 5 (16.13%) Line Management

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (3.23%) IIS
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.23%) SAS
1 1 (3.23%) CMS
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 13 (41.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.45%) Star Schema
3 2 (6.45%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.23%) Big Data
4 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.23%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) JUnit
2 5 (16.13%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (16.13%) Selenium
2 5 (16.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (16.13%) WebDriver
2 5 (16.13%) NUnit
3 4 (12.90%) WATIR
3 4 (12.90%) LoadRunner
3 4 (12.90%) JMeter
4 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.23%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (3.23%) Subversion
4 1 (3.23%) Maven
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Tester
2 9 (29.03%) Developer
3 6 (19.35%) .NET Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Team Leader
4 4 (12.90%) Technical Tester
4 4 (12.90%) Technical Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Graduate
4 4 (12.90%) Performance Tester
4 4 (12.90%) Test Team Leader
4 4 (12.90%) Java Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Test Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Test Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.45%) IT Graduate
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Test Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Applications Developer
7 1 (3.23%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (41.94%) .NET
2 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET
2 8 (25.81%) .NET Framework
3 5 (16.13%) XML
3 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (12.90%) HTML
4 4 (12.90%) jQuery
4 4 (12.90%) WinForms
4 4 (12.90%) CSS
4 4 (12.90%) J2EE
5 2 (6.45%) Web Services
5 2 (6.45%) WCF
5 2 (6.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (3.23%) WPF
6 1 (3.23%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Open Source
2 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.90%) NHS
2 4 (12.90%) DTV
2 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.45%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.23%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.23%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.23%) Replication
4 1 (3.23%) VSAM
4 1 (3.23%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.23%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Windows
2 4 (12.90%) Android
2 4 (12.90%) Apple iOS
2 4 (12.90%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (90.32%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) Scrum
3 10 (32.26%) Automation Testing
4 9 (29.03%) OO
5 8 (25.81%) DSDM
6 5 (16.13%) Unit Testing
6 5 (16.13%) Agile Testing
6 5 (16.13%) DevOps
6 5 (16.13%) Line Management
6 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
7 4 (12.90%) Coaching
7 4 (12.90%) Test Strategy
7 4 (12.90%) Security Testing
7 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (12.90%) Manual Testing
7 4 (12.90%) Kanban
7 4 (12.90%) Software Testing
7 4 (12.90%) Use Case
7 4 (12.90%) Load Testing
7 4 (12.90%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) SQL
2 9 (29.03%) C#
3 5 (16.13%) Java
4 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.90%) C++
5 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) ISEB
1 7 (22.58%) ISTQB
2 4 (12.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle
3 2 (6.45%) Cognos
4 1 (3.23%) Siebel
Rawdon, Leeds, LS19 6BA
EMIS
Salary: up to £45k depending on level of experience
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 26 days ago