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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank - - 69
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - - 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
409 557 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 83.30% 87.30% 75.17%
Number of salaries quoted 345 492 388
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) QA
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) MS Project
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) SAP BW
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Teradata
2 1 (33.33%) Kalido
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (33.33%) Tableau
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Project
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Data Services
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
1 1 (33.33%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Business Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) Tableau
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Teradata
1 1 (33.33%) Kalido