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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 166 159 161
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 26 15 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.63% 0.39% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.50% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 26 10 12
Average salary £50,750 £45,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.77% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £29,750 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £88,700 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
3389 3013 3043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.26% 77.38% 80.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2727 2595 2658
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 September 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham +6 4 £40,000 +33.33%
Performance Testing
North West

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 19 (52.78%) SQL
2 15 (41.67%) QA
3 11 (30.56%) Load Testing
4 10 (27.78%) Automated Testing
4 10 (27.78%) Oracle
5 9 (25.00%) Finance
6 7 (19.44%) Degree
6 7 (19.44%) ISEB
7 6 (16.67%) Project Planning
7 6 (16.67%) Selenium
7 6 (16.67%) Software Testing
7 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database
8 5 (13.89%) Big Data
8 5 (13.89%) Analytics
8 5 (13.89%) Integration Testing
8 5 (13.89%) System Testing
8 5 (13.89%) Java
8 5 (13.89%) Scrum
9 4 (11.11%) ISTQB
9 4 (11.11%) BDD
9 4 (11.11%) Data Analytics
10 3 (8.33%) Test Strategy
10 3 (8.33%) Manual Testing
10 3 (8.33%) EasyMock
10 3 (8.33%) QMS
10 3 (8.33%) Unit Testing
10 3 (8.33%) SilkPerformer
10 3 (8.33%) JSF
10 3 (8.33%) Subversion
10 3 (8.33%) TestPartner

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 3 (8.33%) SAS
2 1 (2.78%) Lync
2 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.78%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 5 (13.89%) Big Data
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.78%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) DB2
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Selenium
2 3 (8.33%) jMock
2 3 (8.33%) SilkPerformer
2 3 (8.33%) QALoad
2 3 (8.33%) EasyMock
2 3 (8.33%) JUnit
2 3 (8.33%) Eclipse
2 3 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (8.33%) LoadRunner
2 3 (8.33%) NetBeans
2 3 (8.33%) Subversion
2 3 (8.33%) TestPartner
3 2 (5.56%) Maven
3 2 (5.56%) JMeter
3 2 (5.56%) Hudson
3 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.56%) Ant
4 1 (2.78%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Back Office
3 1 (2.78%) Electronics
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) Analyst
2 16 (44.44%) Test Analyst
3 9 (25.00%) Test Leader
4 7 (19.44%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (19.44%) Senior Test Analyst
5 6 (16.67%) QA Leader
6 5 (13.89%) Lead Test Analyst
6 5 (13.89%) Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Test Manager
7 3 (8.33%) Java Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Software Test Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Mobile Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Test Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Test Consultant
8 2 (5.56%) Consultant
8 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.78%) QA Manager
9 1 (2.78%) Systems Analyst
9 1 (2.78%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) JSF
2 2 (5.56%) Java EE
2 2 (5.56%) JPA
2 2 (5.56%) EJB 3.0
2 2 (5.56%) EJB
2 2 (5.56%) Web Services
2 2 (5.56%) XML
2 2 (5.56%) Spring
3 1 (2.78%) JSP
3 1 (2.78%) Servlets
3 1 (2.78%) HTML
3 1 (2.78%) .NET
3 1 (2.78%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.78%) PMI
1 1 (2.78%) DTV
1 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
1 1 (2.78%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Android
1 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Load Testing
2 10 (27.78%) Automated Testing
3 6 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 6 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 5 (13.89%) Scrum
4 5 (13.89%) Integration Testing
4 5 (13.89%) System Testing
4 5 (13.89%) Analytics
5 4 (11.11%) BDD
5 4 (11.11%) Data Analytics
6 3 (8.33%) Manual Testing
6 3 (8.33%) Test Strategy
6 3 (8.33%) QMS
6 3 (8.33%) Unit Testing
6 3 (8.33%) OO
6 3 (8.33%) CMMI
7 2 (5.56%) Workflow
7 2 (5.56%) TDD
7 2 (5.56%) Data Analysis
7 2 (5.56%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) SQL
2 5 (13.89%) Java
3 2 (5.56%) Perl
3 2 (5.56%) Python
3 2 (5.56%) Objective-C
4 1 (2.78%) C#
4 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) ISEB
1 7 (19.44%) Degree
2 4 (11.11%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.78%) CSQA
3 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.78%) MBA
3 1 (2.78%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (41.67%) QA
2 3 (8.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Oracle
2 1 (2.78%) SAP
2 1 (2.78%) IBM
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) HP
2 1 (2.78%) Citrix
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