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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 177 153 170
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +17
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 19 37 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.50% 0.95% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 1.06% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 13 24 23
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £40,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £56,750 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
3402 3502 3506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 89.90% 89.86% 87.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2889 2894 2891
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £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 28 September 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 28 September 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 - 4 £37,250 -
Cheadle - 1 £50,000 -
Performance Testing
North West

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 32 (68.09%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (48.94%) Finance
3 22 (46.81%) Java
3 22 (46.81%) TDD
4 19 (40.43%) Web Development
4 19 (40.43%) Oracle
5 18 (38.30%) Linux
6 17 (36.17%) DB2
7 16 (34.04%) HTML
7 16 (34.04%) CSS
7 16 (34.04%) Retail
7 16 (34.04%) Performance Engineering
8 15 (31.91%) High Availability
8 15 (31.91%) WebSphere
8 15 (31.91%) Tomcat
9 14 (29.79%) SQL
10 11 (23.40%) BDD
11 10 (21.28%) Oracle Linux
11 10 (21.28%) User Experience
11 10 (21.28%) Cucumber
11 10 (21.28%) JSP
11 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
12 9 (19.15%) LoadRunner
12 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
12 9 (19.15%) Mentoring
13 8 (17.02%) Amazon AWS
13 8 (17.02%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (17.02%) JPA
13 8 (17.02%) .NET
13 8 (17.02%) 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 (31.91%) Tomcat
1 15 (31.91%) WebSphere
2 5 (10.64%) Commerce Server
2 5 (10.64%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (8.51%) CICS
4 1 (2.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (14.89%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.51%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.02%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.89%) HTTP
2 4 (8.51%) Firewall
2 4 (8.51%) FTP
2 4 (8.51%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.17%) DB2
2 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.51%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 10 (21.28%) Cucumber
2 9 (19.15%) LoadRunner
3 8 (17.02%) JIRA
3 8 (17.02%) JMeter
4 7 (14.89%) Jenkins
5 6 (12.77%) Selenium
6 5 (10.64%) Jasmine
6 5 (10.64%) TeamCity
7 4 (8.51%) Fiddler
7 4 (8.51%) Firebug
7 4 (8.51%) Gatling
7 4 (8.51%) The Grinder
7 4 (8.51%) Toad
8 3 (6.38%) Ant
8 3 (6.38%) Git (software)
8 3 (6.38%) NUnit
8 3 (6.38%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (6.38%) RSpec
8 3 (6.38%) SoapUI
8 3 (6.38%) SpecFlow
General
1 23 (48.94%) Finance
2 16 (34.04%) Retail
3 5 (10.64%) Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (38.30%) Developer
2 10 (21.28%) Analyst
2 10 (21.28%) WebSphere Developer
3 9 (19.15%) Test Analyst
4 6 (12.77%) Software Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Lead Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 4 (8.51%) Performance Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Performance Test Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Tester
6 4 (8.51%) WebSphere Specialist
7 3 (6.38%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (6.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (6.38%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (34.04%) CSS
1 16 (34.04%) HTML
2 10 (21.28%) JSP
3 8 (17.02%) .NET
3 8 (17.02%) Dojo
3 8 (17.02%) EJB
3 8 (17.02%) JPA
4 6 (12.77%) AngularJS
4 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET
4 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 4 (8.51%) SOAP
6 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (6.38%) CSS3
6 3 (6.38%) Dropwizard
6 3 (6.38%) HTML5
6 3 (6.38%) JSON
6 3 (6.38%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (6.38%) REST
6 3 (6.38%) RESTEasy
6 3 (6.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) User Experience
2 4 (8.51%) Mainframe
2 4 (8.51%) VSAM
3 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.26%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (38.30%) Linux
2 10 (21.28%) Oracle Linux
3 7 (14.89%) Unix
4 5 (10.64%) CentOS
5 3 (6.38%) Windows
6 2 (4.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (68.09%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (46.81%) TDD
3 19 (40.43%) Web Development
4 16 (34.04%) Performance Engineering
5 15 (31.91%) High Availability
6 11 (23.40%) BDD
7 9 (19.15%) Mentoring
8 8 (17.02%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (12.77%) API Testing
9 6 (12.77%) Software Testing
9 6 (12.77%) Test Scripting
10 5 (10.64%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (10.64%) Programme Management
10 5 (10.64%) Scrum
10 5 (10.64%) SOA
10 5 (10.64%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (8.51%) Integration Testing
11 4 (8.51%) SDLC
11 4 (8.51%) System Integration Testing
11 4 (8.51%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (46.81%) Java
2 14 (29.79%) SQL
3 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
4 7 (14.89%) C#
5 4 (8.51%) COBOL
5 4 (8.51%) JCL
5 4 (8.51%) Python
6 3 (6.38%) Jython
6 3 (6.38%) Shell Script
6 3 (6.38%) TypeScript
6 3 (6.38%) VB
6 3 (6.38%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.26%) PHP
8 1 (2.13%) Ruby
8 1 (2.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) Degree
2 6 (12.77%) ISEB
2 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (10.64%) ISTQB
4 2 (4.26%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (4.26%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) ServiceCenter
2 3 (6.38%) Puppet
3 2 (4.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (40.43%) Oracle
2 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.64%) IBM
4 4 (8.51%) Cognizant
4 4 (8.51%) HP
5 1 (2.13%) Google
5 1 (2.13%) SOASTA, Inc
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