The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 56 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 4 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.97% 1.23% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 1.46% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Median salary £42,500 £36,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Performance Testing
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
371 343 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 90.05% 84.69% 84.76%
Number of salaries quoted 355 307 279
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicester region citing Performance Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Leicester region.

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Leicester

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT jobs citing Performance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leicester region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 7 (70.00%) QA
1 7 (70.00%) Selenium
1 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
2 5 (50.00%) Usability Testing
2 5 (50.00%) JIRA
2 5 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 5 (50.00%) REST
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Scrum
2 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
2 5 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (30.00%) DevOps
3 3 (30.00%) MySQL
3 3 (30.00%) Web Services
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Apache
3 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (30.00%) CFEngine
3 3 (30.00%) Rackspace Cloud
3 3 (30.00%) Rackspace
3 3 (30.00%) nginx
3 3 (30.00%) Mercurial
3 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (30.00%) WebDriver
3 3 (30.00%) Puppet
3 3 (30.00%) FMCG

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) Apache
1 3 (30.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (30.00%) Rackspace Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Selenium
2 5 (50.00%) JIRA
3 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (30.00%) Mercurial
3 3 (30.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) QA Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) QA Test Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) DevOps Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Software Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Tester
3 2 (20.00%) UAT Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) REST
2 3 (30.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) CentOS
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
1 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
2 5 (50.00%) Scrum
2 5 (50.00%) Usability Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (30.00%) DevOps
3 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Scalability Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Stress Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Validation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (70.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) CFEngine
1 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (30.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Rackspace