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

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Testing
North West / Manchester
Rank 189 137 177
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +40
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 10 42 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.27% 1.31% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 1.46% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9 41 14
Median salary £45,000 £38,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £30,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%

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
3317 2881 3377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 90.41% 90.14% 85.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2871 2369 2910
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 23 January 2017.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Manchester

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 24 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (48.28%) Finance
3 12 (41.38%) Java
4 11 (37.93%) TDD
5 10 (34.48%) Oracle
5 10 (34.48%) JMeter
5 10 (34.48%) LoadRunner
6 9 (31.03%) SQL
6 9 (31.03%) Linux
6 9 (31.03%) Retail
7 8 (27.59%) Web Development
7 8 (27.59%) HTML
7 8 (27.59%) CSS
7 8 (27.59%) Automation Testing
8 7 (24.14%) Performance Engineering
8 7 (24.14%) User Experience
8 7 (24.14%) Oracle Linux
8 7 (24.14%) High Availability
8 7 (24.14%) WebSphere
8 7 (24.14%) Commerce Server
8 7 (24.14%) JSP
8 7 (24.14%) Tomcat
9 5 (17.24%) Selenium
9 5 (17.24%) Unix
9 5 (17.24%) Validation
9 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
10 4 (13.79%) BDD
10 4 (13.79%) IBM
10 4 (13.79%) Python
10 4 (13.79%) SQL Server

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 7 (24.14%) Commerce Server
1 7 (24.14%) Tomcat
1 7 (24.14%) WebSphere
2 3 (10.34%) CICS
3 2 (6.90%) SAS
4 1 (3.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Firewall
1 3 (10.34%) FTP
1 3 (10.34%) HTTP
1 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) DB2
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) MS Access
3 2 (6.90%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 10 (34.48%) JMeter
1 10 (34.48%) LoadRunner
2 5 (17.24%) Selenium
3 3 (10.34%) Cucumber
3 3 (10.34%) Fiddler
3 3 (10.34%) Firebug
3 3 (10.34%) JIRA
3 3 (10.34%) SoapUI
3 3 (10.34%) The Grinder
3 3 (10.34%) Toad
4 2 (6.90%) JUnit
4 2 (6.90%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.45%) NUnit
5 1 (3.45%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (3.45%) SpecFlow
5 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.45%) WebLOAD
General
1 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 9 (31.03%) Retail
3 4 (13.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Developer
1 8 (27.59%) Tester
2 7 (24.14%) WebSphere Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Test Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Performance Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Performance Test Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Performance Tester
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Automation Tester
5 2 (6.90%) Data Scientist
5 2 (6.90%) Manual Tester
5 2 (6.90%) Senior WebSphere Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Test Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.45%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) CSS
1 8 (27.59%) HTML
2 7 (24.14%) JSP
3 4 (13.79%) .NET
4 3 (10.34%) SOAP
5 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (3.45%) Dojo
5 1 (3.45%) EJB
5 1 (3.45%) HTML5
5 1 (3.45%) JPA
5 1 (3.45%) jQuery
5 1 (3.45%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) User Experience
2 3 (10.34%) Mainframe
2 3 (10.34%) VSAM
3 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.90%) Physics
3 2 (6.90%) Statistics
3 2 (6.90%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Linux
2 7 (24.14%) Oracle Linux
3 5 (17.24%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (37.93%) TDD
3 8 (27.59%) Automation Testing
3 8 (27.59%) Web Development
4 7 (24.14%) High Availability
4 7 (24.14%) Performance Engineering
5 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
5 5 (17.24%) Validation
6 4 (13.79%) BDD
6 4 (13.79%) Test Automation
7 3 (10.34%) API Testing
7 3 (10.34%) Asset Management
7 3 (10.34%) Defect Management
7 3 (10.34%) Integration Testing
7 3 (10.34%) Performance Analysis
7 3 (10.34%) Programme Management
7 3 (10.34%) SDLC
7 3 (10.34%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (10.34%) Test Scripting
7 3 (10.34%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) Java
2 9 (31.03%) SQL
3 4 (13.79%) C++
3 4 (13.79%) Python
4 3 (10.34%) C#
4 3 (10.34%) COBOL
4 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.34%) JCL
5 2 (6.90%) C
5 2 (6.90%) Perl
5 2 (6.90%) R
5 2 (6.90%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) ISEB
2 2 (6.90%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.90%) PhD
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) IBM
3 3 (10.34%) Cognizant
3 3 (10.34%) HP
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.45%) Google
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