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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 158 167 179
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +12
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 29 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.81% 0.53% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 0.59% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 26 13 16
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £56,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -19.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £37,500 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.74% +3.88%
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
3187 3205 3371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 88.58% 89.53% 85.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2690 2647 2692
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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
Altrincham - 1 £32,500 - 2
Performance Testing
North West

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 30 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (54.55%) TDD
3 20 (45.45%) Java
4 17 (38.64%) Finance
4 17 (38.64%) High Availability
5 16 (36.36%) Web Development
5 16 (36.36%) Linux
6 15 (34.09%) Oracle
6 15 (34.09%) Retail
7 14 (31.82%) DB2
7 14 (31.82%) CSS
7 14 (31.82%) HTML
7 14 (31.82%) Tomcat
7 14 (31.82%) BDD
7 14 (31.82%) Performance Engineering
8 13 (29.55%) WebSphere
9 11 (25.00%) Degree
9 11 (25.00%) JIRA
9 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 10 (22.73%) ISEB
10 10 (22.73%) JavaScript
10 10 (22.73%) C#
10 10 (22.73%) Cucumber
10 10 (22.73%) Selenium
11 9 (20.45%) JPA
11 9 (20.45%) Microsoft Azure
11 9 (20.45%) SQL
11 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
11 9 (20.45%) Software Testing
12 8 (18.18%) ISTQB

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 14 (31.82%) Tomcat
2 13 (29.55%) WebSphere
3 5 (11.36%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (6.82%) Commerce Server
5 1 (2.27%) CICS
5 1 (2.27%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) HTTP
2 3 (6.82%) Internet
3 1 (2.27%) Firewall
3 1 (2.27%) FTP
3 1 (2.27%) SAN
3 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.82%) DB2
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.27%) MS Access
3 1 (2.27%) MySQL
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.27%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 11 (25.00%) JIRA
2 10 (22.73%) Cucumber
2 10 (22.73%) Selenium
3 7 (15.91%) Jenkins
4 5 (11.36%) Jasmine
4 5 (11.36%) TeamCity
5 4 (9.09%) Gatling
5 4 (9.09%) NUnit
6 3 (6.82%) Ant
6 3 (6.82%) Git (software)
6 3 (6.82%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (6.82%) RSpec
6 3 (6.82%) SpecFlow
6 3 (6.82%) Vagrant
7 2 (4.55%) JBehave
7 2 (4.55%) JMeter
7 2 (4.55%) JUnit
8 1 (2.27%) HP UFT
8 1 (2.27%) LoadRunner
8 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (38.64%) Finance
2 15 (34.09%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (40.91%) Developer
2 11 (25.00%) Analyst
3 9 (20.45%) Test Analyst
4 8 (18.18%) WebSphere Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Lead Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Software Developer
6 4 (9.09%) .NET Developer
6 4 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (9.09%) C# Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Developer in Test
6 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 4 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (9.09%) QA Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 4 (9.09%) WebSphere Specialist
7 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Automation Tester
7 3 (6.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.82%) CSS
1 14 (31.82%) HTML
2 9 (20.45%) JPA
3 8 (18.18%) .NET
3 8 (18.18%) Dojo
3 8 (18.18%) EJB
3 8 (18.18%) JSP
4 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET
5 5 (11.36%) AngularJS
5 5 (11.36%) 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%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) User Experience
2 6 (13.64%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.82%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.27%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.27%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 16 (36.36%) Linux
2 8 (18.18%) Oracle Linux
3 5 (11.36%) CentOS
3 5 (11.36%) Unix
3 5 (11.36%) Windows
4 2 (4.55%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (54.55%) TDD
3 17 (38.64%) High Availability
4 16 (36.36%) Web Development
5 14 (31.82%) BDD
5 14 (31.82%) Performance Engineering
6 9 (20.45%) Software Testing
7 8 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (13.64%) Automated Testing
8 6 (13.64%) Scrum
8 6 (13.64%) System Testing
8 6 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (11.36%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (11.36%) Functional Testing
9 5 (11.36%) SOA
9 5 (11.36%) Test Scripting
10 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
10 4 (9.09%) SDLC
10 4 (9.09%) Security Testing
10 4 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (45.45%) Java
2 10 (22.73%) C#
2 10 (22.73%) JavaScript
3 9 (20.45%) SQL
4 4 (9.09%) Python
5 3 (6.82%) Jython
5 3 (6.82%) Shell Script
5 3 (6.82%) TypeScript
5 3 (6.82%) VB
5 3 (6.82%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.55%) PHP
7 1 (2.27%) COBOL
7 1 (2.27%) JCL
7 1 (2.27%) Ruby
7 1 (2.27%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (25.00%) Degree
2 10 (22.73%) ISEB
3 8 (18.18%) ISTQB
4 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.55%) Chartered Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) MBCS
6 1 (2.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (6.82%) Puppet
3 1 (2.27%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 15 (34.09%) Oracle
2 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (11.36%) IBM
4 1 (2.27%) Cognizant
4 1 (2.27%) HP
4 1 (2.27%) SAP
4 1 (2.27%) SOASTA, Inc
Manchester, Lancashire
Think Money Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension etc.
Posted: 5 days ago
Altrincham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension etc.
Posted: 12 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Capita Internal Resourcing
Posted: 8 days ago