The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 168 177 170
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 20 22 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.55% 0.58% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.64% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 25
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -2.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £39,000 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £57,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Performance Testing
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3264 3420 3532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 89.82% 89.46% 86.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2743 2860 2820
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester 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 Manchester

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Manchester

Performance Testing
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Manchester

Performance Testing
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 3 £36,500 - 1
Performance Testing
North West

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 29 (65.91%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (52.27%) TDD
3 21 (47.73%) Java
4 20 (45.45%) Finance
5 18 (40.91%) Web Development
5 18 (40.91%) Oracle
6 17 (38.64%) Linux
6 17 (38.64%) High Availability
7 16 (36.36%) DB2
8 15 (34.09%) HTML
8 15 (34.09%) Tomcat
8 15 (34.09%) CSS
8 15 (34.09%) Retail
8 15 (34.09%) Performance Engineering
9 14 (31.82%) WebSphere
10 13 (29.55%) BDD
11 12 (27.27%) SQL
12 10 (22.73%) JavaScript
12 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
12 10 (22.73%) Cucumber
13 9 (20.45%) Oracle Linux
13 9 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (20.45%) JPA
13 9 (20.45%) User Experience
13 9 (20.45%) JSP
13 9 (20.45%) Degree
14 8 (18.18%) JIRA
14 8 (18.18%) Dojo
14 8 (18.18%) C#
14 8 (18.18%) EJB

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 15 (34.09%) Tomcat
2 14 (31.82%) WebSphere
3 5 (11.36%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (9.09%) Commerce Server
5 3 (6.82%) CICS
6 1 (2.27%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) HTTP
2 3 (6.82%) Firewall
2 3 (6.82%) FTP
2 3 (6.82%) Internet
2 3 (6.82%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (36.36%) DB2
2 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.82%) MS Access
4 1 (2.27%) MySQL
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.27%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 10 (22.73%) Cucumber
2 8 (18.18%) JIRA
3 7 (15.91%) Jenkins
3 7 (15.91%) Selenium
4 6 (13.64%) JMeter
4 6 (13.64%) LoadRunner
5 5 (11.36%) Jasmine
5 5 (11.36%) TeamCity
6 4 (9.09%) Gatling
7 3 (6.82%) Ant
7 3 (6.82%) Fiddler
7 3 (6.82%) Firebug
7 3 (6.82%) Git (software)
7 3 (6.82%) NUnit
7 3 (6.82%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (6.82%) RSpec
7 3 (6.82%) SpecFlow
7 3 (6.82%) The Grinder
7 3 (6.82%) Toad
7 3 (6.82%) Vagrant
General
1 20 (45.45%) Finance
2 15 (34.09%) Retail
3 3 (6.82%) Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (40.91%) Developer
2 10 (22.73%) Analyst
3 9 (20.45%) WebSphere Developer
4 8 (18.18%) Test Analyst
5 6 (13.64%) Software Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Lead Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Senior Developer
7 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 4 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (9.09%) Tester
7 4 (9.09%) WebSphere Specialist
8 3 (6.82%) .NET Developer
8 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (6.82%) C# Developer
8 3 (6.82%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Performance Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Performance Test Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.09%) CSS
1 15 (34.09%) HTML
2 9 (20.45%) JPA
2 9 (20.45%) JSP
3 8 (18.18%) Dojo
3 8 (18.18%) EJB
4 7 (15.91%) .NET
5 6 (13.64%) AngularJS
5 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET
5 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (6.82%) CSS3
6 3 (6.82%) Dropwizard
6 3 (6.82%) HTML5
6 3 (6.82%) JSON
6 3 (6.82%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (6.82%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (6.82%) REST
6 3 (6.82%) RESTEasy
6 3 (6.82%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) User Experience
2 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.82%) Client/Server
3 3 (6.82%) Mainframe
3 3 (6.82%) VSAM
4 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (38.64%) Linux
2 9 (20.45%) Oracle Linux
3 7 (15.91%) Unix
4 5 (11.36%) CentOS
5 3 (6.82%) Windows
6 2 (4.55%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (65.91%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (52.27%) TDD
3 18 (40.91%) Web Development
4 17 (38.64%) High Availability
5 15 (34.09%) Performance Engineering
6 13 (29.55%) BDD
7 9 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (18.18%) Mentoring
9 6 (13.64%) Software Testing
10 5 (11.36%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (11.36%) Scrum
10 5 (11.36%) SOA
10 5 (11.36%) Test Scripting
11 4 (9.09%) API Testing
11 4 (9.09%) Automated Testing
11 4 (9.09%) Functional Testing
11 4 (9.09%) Programme Management
11 4 (9.09%) Software Engineering
11 4 (9.09%) System Testing
11 4 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (47.73%) Java
2 12 (27.27%) SQL
3 10 (22.73%) JavaScript
4 8 (18.18%) C#
5 4 (9.09%) Python
6 3 (6.82%) COBOL
6 3 (6.82%) JCL
6 3 (6.82%) Jython
6 3 (6.82%) Shell Script
6 3 (6.82%) TypeScript
6 3 (6.82%) VB
6 3 (6.82%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.55%) PHP
8 1 (2.27%) Ruby
8 1 (2.27%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) Degree
2 6 (13.64%) ISEB
2 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (11.36%) ISTQB
4 2 (4.55%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) Puppet
1 3 (6.82%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (40.91%) Oracle
2 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 5 (11.36%) IBM
4 3 (6.82%) Cognizant
4 3 (6.82%) HP
5 1 (2.27%) SAP
5 1 (2.27%) SOASTA, Inc
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
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Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago