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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Testing
North West / Manchester
Rank 194 156 176
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +20
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 12 20 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.31% 0.61% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.68% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 15
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +1.73%

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
3491 2950 3437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 91.29% 90.57% 86.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2956 2409 2930
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
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 20 February 2017.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Manchester

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 26 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (46.67%) TDD
3 13 (43.33%) Finance
3 13 (43.33%) Java
4 10 (33.33%) HTML
4 10 (33.33%) CSS
4 10 (33.33%) JMeter
5 9 (30.00%) SQL
6 8 (26.67%) Oracle
6 8 (26.67%) Linux
6 8 (26.67%) LoadRunner
6 8 (26.67%) Retail
6 8 (26.67%) BDD
6 8 (26.67%) Automation Testing
7 7 (23.33%) Selenium
7 7 (23.33%) Scrum
7 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
8 6 (20.00%) JSP
8 6 (20.00%) Commerce Server
8 6 (20.00%) Tomcat
8 6 (20.00%) WebSphere
8 6 (20.00%) Web Development
8 6 (20.00%) QA
8 6 (20.00%) Performance Engineering
8 6 (20.00%) User Experience
8 6 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
8 6 (20.00%) High Availability
9 5 (16.67%) Security Testing
9 5 (16.67%) Validation
10 4 (13.33%) Unix

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 6 (20.00%) Commerce Server
1 6 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 6 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.67%) CICS
2 2 (6.67%) SAS
3 1 (3.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) HTTP
2 2 (6.67%) Firewall
2 2 (6.67%) FTP
2 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) DB2
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) Data Mining
2 2 (6.67%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) JMeter
2 8 (26.67%) LoadRunner
3 7 (23.33%) Selenium
4 4 (13.33%) The Grinder
5 3 (10.00%) JIRA
5 3 (10.00%) SoapUI
6 2 (6.67%) Cucumber
6 2 (6.67%) Fiddler
6 2 (6.67%) Firebug
6 2 (6.67%) Gatling
6 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
6 2 (6.67%) JUnit
6 2 (6.67%) SpecFlow
6 2 (6.67%) Toad
6 2 (6.67%) Travis CI
6 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
6 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (6.67%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (43.33%) Finance
2 8 (26.67%) Retail
3 3 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Tester
2 6 (20.00%) Developer
2 6 (20.00%) WebSphere Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) QA Tester
3 4 (13.33%) Test Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Automation Tester
5 2 (6.67%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Data Scientist
5 2 (6.67%) Manual Tester
5 2 (6.67%) Performance Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Performance Test Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Performance Tester
5 2 (6.67%) QA Automation Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) QA Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior WebSphere Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Test Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) CSS
1 10 (33.33%) HTML
2 6 (20.00%) JSP
3 4 (13.33%) HTML5
3 4 (13.33%) jQuery
4 3 (10.00%) .NET
5 2 (6.67%) SOAP
6 1 (3.33%) Dojo
6 1 (3.33%) EJB
6 1 (3.33%) JPA
6 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) User Experience
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) Mainframe
2 2 (6.67%) VSAM
3 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Linux
2 6 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
3 4 (13.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (46.67%) TDD
3 8 (26.67%) Automation Testing
3 8 (26.67%) BDD
4 7 (23.33%) Scrum
5 6 (20.00%) High Availability
5 6 (20.00%) Performance Engineering
5 6 (20.00%) Web Development
6 5 (16.67%) Security Testing
6 5 (16.67%) Validation
7 4 (13.33%) Automated Testing
7 4 (13.33%) Stress Testing
7 4 (13.33%) Test Automation
7 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
8 3 (10.00%) API Testing
8 3 (10.00%) Defect Management
8 3 (10.00%) Integration Testing
8 3 (10.00%) SDLC
8 3 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
8 3 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) Java
2 9 (30.00%) SQL
3 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (13.33%) C#
4 4 (13.33%) C++
4 4 (13.33%) Python
5 2 (6.67%) C
5 2 (6.67%) COBOL
5 2 (6.67%) JCL
5 2 (6.67%) Perl
5 2 (6.67%) R
5 2 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) ISEB
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) IBM
3 3 (10.00%) HP
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.67%) Cognizant
5 1 (3.33%) Google
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