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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 165 179 108
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -71
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 12 14 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.34% 0.38% 1.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.44% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 34
Average salary £47,500 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.74% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,800 £24,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £51,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
3125 3196 2196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 89.54% 86.82% 85.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2456 2494 1654
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 18 (48.65%) SQL
2 16 (43.24%) SDLC
3 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (35.14%) Test Strategy
5 12 (32.43%) QA
6 11 (29.73%) Test Scripting
6 11 (29.73%) ISTQB
7 10 (27.03%) Software Testing
7 10 (27.03%) Test Automation
7 10 (27.03%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (24.32%) Line Management
8 9 (24.32%) Configuration Management
8 9 (24.32%) Oracle
9 8 (21.62%) JUnit
9 8 (21.62%) Linux
9 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
9 8 (21.62%) ISEB
9 8 (21.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 8 (21.62%) Agile Testing
9 8 (21.62%) Open Source
9 8 (21.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (21.62%) Non-Functional Testing
9 8 (21.62%) Selenium
9 8 (21.62%) Unit Testing
9 8 (21.62%) NUnit
10 7 (18.92%) CentOS
10 7 (18.92%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (18.92%) Python
10 7 (18.92%) .NET
10 7 (18.92%) Java

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 4 (10.81%) Apache
2 3 (8.11%) IIS
3 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
1 4 (10.81%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) JUnit
1 8 (21.62%) Selenium
1 8 (21.62%) NUnit
2 6 (16.22%) JMeter
2 6 (16.22%) HP UFT
3 2 (5.41%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.70%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.70%) Facilita Forecast
4 1 (2.70%) LoadUI
4 1 (2.70%) JIRA
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
1 3 (8.11%) Games
2 2 (5.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Analyst
1 12 (32.43%) Test Analyst
2 8 (21.62%) Tester
2 8 (21.62%) Software Tester
3 6 (16.22%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Test Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Tester
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Software Tester
6 2 (5.41%) Automation Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Test Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Test Team Leader
6 2 (5.41%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) .NET
2 4 (10.81%) Web Services
2 4 (10.81%) LAMP
3 3 (8.11%) .NET Framework
3 3 (8.11%) SOAP
3 3 (8.11%) XML
3 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.70%) JSP
4 1 (2.70%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (2.70%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.70%) Clustering
1 1 (2.70%) Blog
1 1 (2.70%) DataPower
1 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Linux
1 8 (21.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (18.92%) CentOS
3 6 (16.22%) Windows
4 3 (8.11%) Debian
4 3 (8.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) SDLC
2 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (35.14%) Test Strategy
4 11 (29.73%) Test Scripting
5 10 (27.03%) Test Automation
5 10 (27.03%) Software Testing
5 10 (27.03%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (24.32%) Configuration Management
6 9 (24.32%) Line Management
7 8 (21.62%) Unit Testing
7 8 (21.62%) Open Source
7 8 (21.62%) Agile Testing
7 8 (21.62%) Non-Functional Testing
8 5 (13.51%) ITIL
9 4 (10.81%) Project Management
9 4 (10.81%) Load Testing
10 3 (8.11%) Regression Testing
10 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (8.11%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (48.65%) SQL
2 7 (18.92%) Java
2 7 (18.92%) Python
3 4 (10.81%) Ruby
3 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
3 4 (10.81%) Bash Shell
3 4 (10.81%) C#
3 4 (10.81%) Perl
3 4 (10.81%) PHP
4 3 (8.11%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.70%) C++
5 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) ISTQB
2 8 (21.62%) ISEB
2 8 (21.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (32.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (10.81%) Graphite
2 4 (10.81%) Rundeck
3 3 (8.11%) Puppet
3 3 (8.11%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.70%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.70%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Oracle
2 5 (13.51%) Red Hat
3 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.70%) HP
4 1 (2.70%) Splunk
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago