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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank - 59 68
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.21% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.24% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.36% +11.76%
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
323 412 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 80.35% 85.12% 89.14%
Number of salaries quoted 256 293 518
Median salary £42,000 £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 £57,500 £57,500
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