The first table below looks at the demand for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank - 66 79
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.32% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.41% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £32,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -36.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
525 492 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 82.16% 78.85% 68.46%
Number of salaries quoted 436 430 426
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Performance Testing
North West

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

Performance Testing
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 3 (100.00%) System Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Hudson
2 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) LoadUI
3 1 (33.33%) DSDM
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) V-Model

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (66.67%) Hudson
1 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) LoadUI
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) System Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Testing
3 1 (33.33%) DSDM
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) V-Model
Liverpool, Merseyside
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Southport, Merseyside
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago