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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 182 114 119
Rank change year-on-year
-68 +5
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 4 43 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.11% 1.61% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 1.86% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3 39 26
Average salary £55,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.76% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £31,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £43,000 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
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
3225 2314 2334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 84.85% 86.70% 82.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2418 1844 1926
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 2 October 2014.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 22 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) MS Excel
3 10 (40.00%) SQL
4 9 (36.00%) .NET
4 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (36.00%) Scrum
5 8 (32.00%) Automation Testing
5 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (28.00%) ISEB
6 7 (28.00%) OO
6 7 (28.00%) DSDM
7 6 (24.00%) JUnit
7 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (24.00%) ISTQB
8 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing
8 5 (20.00%) C#
8 5 (20.00%) Java
8 5 (20.00%) Windows
8 5 (20.00%) NUnit
9 4 (16.00%) Finance
9 4 (16.00%) UML
9 4 (16.00%) RUP
9 4 (16.00%) C++
9 4 (16.00%) J2EE
9 4 (16.00%) Oracle
9 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
9 4 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (16.00%) Security Testing
9 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (16.00%) Manual Testing

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 (4.00%) IIS
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.00%) SAS
1 1 (4.00%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (44.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (8.00%) Star Schema
3 2 (8.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) Big Data
4 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) JUnit
2 5 (20.00%) NUnit
3 4 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (12.00%) WebDriver
4 3 (12.00%) Selenium
4 3 (12.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (8.00%) LoadRunner
5 2 (8.00%) JMeter
5 2 (8.00%) WATIR
6 1 (4.00%) Subversion
6 1 (4.00%) Maven
6 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
6 1 (4.00%) Selenium IDE
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Games
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Tester
2 6 (24.00%) Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Graduate
3 4 (16.00%) Test Team Leader
3 4 (16.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (16.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Team Leader
3 4 (16.00%) Technical Tester
3 4 (16.00%) Technical Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Performance Tester
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Test Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Test Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Test Manager
5 2 (8.00%) IT Graduate
6 1 (4.00%) MI Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Designer
6 1 (4.00%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) .NET
2 4 (16.00%) J2EE
2 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (12.00%) XML
3 3 (12.00%) WinForms
4 1 (4.00%) Ajax
4 1 (4.00%) WPF
4 1 (4.00%) jQuery
4 1 (4.00%) CSS
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (4.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.00%) NHS
2 3 (12.00%) DTV
2 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (8.00%) Open Source
4 1 (4.00%) Data Extraction
4 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (4.00%) Replication
4 1 (4.00%) VSAM
4 1 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Android
2 3 (12.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (12.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (36.00%) Scrum
3 8 (32.00%) Automation Testing
4 7 (28.00%) OO
4 7 (28.00%) DSDM
5 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 4 (16.00%) Security Testing
6 4 (16.00%) Agile Testing
6 4 (16.00%) Software Testing
6 4 (16.00%) Use Case
6 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (16.00%) Manual Testing
6 4 (16.00%) RUP
6 4 (16.00%) UML
6 4 (16.00%) DevOps
6 4 (16.00%) Line Management
6 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (12.00%) Coaching
7 3 (12.00%) MVC
7 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) C#
2 5 (20.00%) Java
3 4 (16.00%) C++
4 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) ISEB
2 6 (24.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (12.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) Cognos
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