The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Performance Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Tester
England / North West
Rank 232 228 257
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Tester 3 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.050% 0.036% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.037% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Median salary £52,500 - £33,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5810 5396 6766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.69% 96.62% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4844 4535 5605
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,001 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Performance Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured Performance Tester in the job title.

Performance Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Performance Tester
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Performance Tester Salary Trend in the North West

Performance Tester
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Tester across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Performance Tester Salary Histogram in the North West

Performance Tester
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tester within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancashire - 1 £36,200 -
Performance Tester
England

Performance Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, Performance Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Performance Tester in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 3 (75.00%) JMeter
2 3 (75.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) JUnit
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) SilkPerformer
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) Selenium
3 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) Application Performance Management
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) API Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Testing
4 1 (25.00%) User Stories
4 1 (25.00%) NeoLoad
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) SoapUI

Performance Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) LoadRunner
2 3 (75.00%) JMeter
3 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (50.00%) JUnit
3 2 (50.00%) Selenium
3 2 (50.00%) SilkPerformer
4 1 (25.00%) NeoLoad
4 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Application Performance Management
3 2 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Testing
4 1 (25.00%) API Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (25.00%) User Stories
4 1 (25.00%) Validation
4 1 (25.00%) Volume Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) HP