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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 163 161 102
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -59
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 15 20 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.45% 0.55% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.63% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 35
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £24,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +8.64%
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
2971 3153 2142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.66% 87.10% 84.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2312 2487 1646
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 £30,200 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 7 July 2015.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 7 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 26 (57.78%) SDLC
2 24 (53.33%) SQL
3 21 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (42.22%) QA
5 15 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 15 (33.33%) Oracle
5 15 (33.33%) ISTQB
5 15 (33.33%) Line Management
5 15 (33.33%) Test Strategy
6 14 (31.11%) Agile Testing
6 14 (31.11%) Non-Functional Testing
6 14 (31.11%) NUnit
6 14 (31.11%) Unit Testing
6 14 (31.11%) JUnit
6 14 (31.11%) MS Excel
7 13 (28.89%) ISEB
7 13 (28.89%) Test Scripting
8 12 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 12 (26.67%) Test Automation
9 11 (24.44%) Software Testing
9 11 (24.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 8 (17.78%) Selenium
10 8 (17.78%) Windows
11 7 (15.56%) .NET
11 7 (15.56%) Java
12 6 (13.33%) ITIL
12 6 (13.33%) HP UFT
12 6 (13.33%) Mentoring
12 6 (13.33%) People Management
13 5 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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 3 (6.67%) IIS
1 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.44%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (31.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.67%) MS Office
3 1 (2.22%) MS Project
3 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (31.11%) JUnit
1 14 (31.11%) NUnit
2 8 (17.78%) Selenium
3 6 (13.33%) HP UFT
4 5 (11.11%) JMeter
5 2 (4.44%) LoadRunner
6 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.22%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.22%) Facilita Forecast
6 1 (2.22%) LoadUI
6 1 (2.22%) JIRA
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Legal
3 2 (4.44%) Games
3 2 (4.44%) Banking
3 2 (4.44%) Retail
3 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) Analyst
1 16 (35.56%) Test Analyst
2 11 (24.44%) Tester
3 9 (20.00%) Software Tester
3 9 (20.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) Team Leader
4 6 (13.33%) Test Team Leader
5 4 (8.89%) Test Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Tester
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Software Tester
7 2 (4.44%) Automation Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Test Leader
7 2 (4.44%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Test Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Consultant
8 1 (2.22%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.56%) .NET
2 5 (11.11%) Web Services
3 3 (6.67%) XML
3 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 3 (6.67%) SOAP
3 3 (6.67%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.44%) LAMP
5 1 (2.22%) Dojo
5 1 (2.22%) JSP
5 1 (2.22%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.22%) Blog
2 1 (2.22%) DataPower
2 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.22%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.22%) Clustering
2 1 (2.22%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.78%) Windows
2 5 (11.11%) Linux
2 5 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (8.89%) CentOS
4 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.44%) Debian
4 2 (4.44%) Ubuntu
4 2 (4.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (57.78%) SDLC
2 21 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 15 (33.33%) Line Management
3 15 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 14 (31.11%) Agile Testing
4 14 (31.11%) Non-Functional Testing
4 14 (31.11%) Unit Testing
5 13 (28.89%) Test Scripting
6 12 (26.67%) Test Automation
6 12 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (24.44%) Software Testing
8 6 (13.33%) ITIL
8 6 (13.33%) Mentoring
8 6 (13.33%) People Management
9 5 (11.11%) Project Management
9 5 (11.11%) Load Testing
9 5 (11.11%) Open Source
10 4 (8.89%) Regression Testing
10 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (53.33%) SQL
2 7 (15.56%) Java
3 4 (8.89%) C#
3 4 (8.89%) Python
4 3 (6.67%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.44%) Perl
5 2 (4.44%) PHP
5 2 (4.44%) Ruby
5 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.44%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.22%) C++
6 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 13 (28.89%) ISEB
3 11 (24.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (42.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.44%) Graphite
2 2 (4.44%) Rundeck
2 2 (4.44%) Puppet
2 2 (4.44%) Vagrant
3 1 (2.22%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.22%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.22%) Splunk
4 1 (2.22%) HP
4 1 (2.22%) Avaya
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago