The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank - 60 72
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.40% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.46% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Median salary - £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,250
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +11.80%
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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
336 434 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 81.95% 87.68% 89.82%
Number of salaries quoted 276 310 524
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,636 £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 Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Merseyside region.

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Merseyside