The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 76 69 67
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 2 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.26% 0.96% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 1.28% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 1
Average salary - £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
Performance Testing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
611 548 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 78.03% 75.38% 76.16%
Number of salaries quoted 516 463 473
Average salary £37,500 £35,232 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.43% +0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in the North East

Performance Testing
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the North East region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -13 1 - -
Northumberland - 1 - - 1
Performance Testing
England

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
1 6 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 6 (66.67%) QA
2 5 (55.56%) Manual Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) System Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Ruby
4 3 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 3 (33.33%) BDD
4 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 3 (33.33%) Python
4 3 (33.33%) LoadRunner
4 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) SAP
5 2 (22.22%) Facilita Forecast
5 2 (22.22%) Image Processing
5 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
5 2 (22.22%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (22.22%) JIRA
6 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 1 (11.11%) Selenium
6 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
6 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (11.11%) Firebug
6 1 (11.11%) Load Testing

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 3 (33.33%) LoadRunner
1 3 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (22.22%) Facilita Forecast
2 2 (22.22%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (22.22%) JIRA
3 1 (11.11%) Selenium
3 1 (11.11%) Firebug
3 1 (11.11%) MSTest
3 1 (11.11%) JMeter
3 1 (11.11%) LoadUI
General
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Tester
2 6 (66.67%) Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Test Analyst
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Test Analyst
4 4 (44.44%) QA Tester
4 4 (44.44%) QA Test Analyst
4 4 (44.44%) QA Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Junior Test Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Tester
5 1 (11.11%) Test Specialist
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Test Specialist
5 1 (11.11%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) W3C
1 1 (11.11%) DTV
1 1 (11.11%) Open Source
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
1 1 (11.11%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Manual Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
3 4 (44.44%) System Testing
4 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) BDD
4 3 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 2 (22.22%) Image Processing
6 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
6 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (11.11%) Pair Programming
6 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
6 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) Python
2 3 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (11.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) QA
2 1 (11.11%) 21 CFR Part 11
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) HP
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