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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 171 111 107
Rank change year-on-year
-60 -4
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 10 44 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.27% 1.66% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 1.97% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 7 37 35
Average salary £24,000 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% -1.23%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
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
3141 2238 2250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 84.32% 84.26% 81.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2400 1709 1858
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 August 2014.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 25 (48.08%) .NET
1 25 (48.08%) SQL Server
2 24 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (44.23%) C#
4 21 (40.38%) ASP.NET
4 21 (40.38%) .NET Framework
5 15 (28.85%) Scrum
5 15 (28.85%) CSS
5 15 (28.85%) HTML
5 15 (28.85%) JavaScript
5 15 (28.85%) OO
5 15 (28.85%) MS Excel
5 15 (28.85%) jQuery
6 13 (25.00%) SQL
6 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 13 (25.00%) ISEB
7 12 (23.08%) Windows
7 12 (23.08%) Automation Testing
8 10 (19.23%) DSDM
8 10 (19.23%) Degree
8 10 (19.23%) Computer Science
8 10 (19.23%) Load Testing
9 9 (17.31%) WCF
9 9 (17.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 9 (17.31%) QA
9 9 (17.31%) ISTQB
10 8 (15.38%) Software Testing
11 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (13.46%) XML
12 6 (11.54%) Client/Server

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (1.92%) SAS
1 1 (1.92%) CMS
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 15 (28.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (48.08%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.85%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 2 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.85%) Star Schema
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.92%) DB2
4 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) QuickTest Pro
1 6 (11.54%) Selenium
1 6 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (11.54%) WebDriver
2 5 (9.62%) LoadRunner
2 5 (9.62%) JMeter
2 5 (9.62%) JUnit
2 5 (9.62%) WATIR
3 4 (7.69%) NUnit
4 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.92%) Subversion
5 1 (1.92%) Maven
5 1 (1.92%) Selenium IDE
General
1 4 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (38.46%) Developer
2 15 (28.85%) Tester
3 14 (26.92%) .NET Developer
4 9 (17.31%) Senior Developer
5 7 (13.46%) Analyst
6 6 (11.54%) Test Manager
6 6 (11.54%) Test Analyst
6 6 (11.54%) Performance Tester
7 5 (9.62%) Senior C# Developer
7 5 (9.62%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (9.62%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (9.62%) C# Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
8 4 (7.69%) Senior Web Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Team Leader
8 4 (7.69%) Technical Tester
8 4 (7.69%) Web Applications Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (7.69%) Graduate
8 4 (7.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (48.08%) .NET
2 21 (40.38%) ASP.NET
2 21 (40.38%) .NET Framework
3 15 (28.85%) CSS
3 15 (28.85%) jQuery
3 15 (28.85%) HTML
4 9 (17.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 9 (17.31%) WCF
5 7 (13.46%) XML
5 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (11.54%) WinForms
6 6 (11.54%) Web Services
7 4 (7.69%) J2EE
8 1 (1.92%) Ajax
8 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.54%) Client/Server
2 6 (11.54%) NHS
2 6 (11.54%) DTV
2 6 (11.54%) Management Information System
3 5 (9.62%) N-Tier
3 5 (9.62%) Open Source
4 4 (7.69%) IVR
5 1 (1.92%) VSAM
5 1 (1.92%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.92%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.92%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.08%) Windows
2 6 (11.54%) Android
2 6 (11.54%) Apple iOS
2 6 (11.54%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (28.85%) Scrum
2 15 (28.85%) OO
3 12 (23.08%) Automation Testing
4 10 (19.23%) DSDM
4 10 (19.23%) Load Testing
5 8 (15.38%) Software Testing
6 6 (11.54%) MVC
6 6 (11.54%) DevOps
6 6 (11.54%) Kanban
6 6 (11.54%) Test Strategy
6 6 (11.54%) Agile Testing
7 5 (9.62%) Non-Functional Testing
8 4 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (7.69%) Automated Testing
8 4 (7.69%) Migration
8 4 (7.69%) RUP
8 4 (7.69%) UML
8 4 (7.69%) Incident Management
8 4 (7.69%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 23 (44.23%) C#
2 15 (28.85%) JavaScript
3 13 (25.00%) SQL
4 5 (9.62%) Java
5 4 (7.69%) C++
6 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (25.00%) ISEB
2 10 (19.23%) Degree
3 9 (17.31%) ISTQB
4 4 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.31%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.92%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.62%) Oracle
3 4 (7.69%) Citrix
4 2 (3.85%) Cognos
5 1 (1.92%) Siebel
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