The first table below looks at the demand for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 24 April 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 Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 68 - 65
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.57% - 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% - 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Average salary £31,250 - £36,250
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 - £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £36,750 - £37,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
524 420 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 74.22% 82.19% 73.34%
Number of salaries quoted 445 353 413
Average salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.36% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Performance Testing
South Yorkshire

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Sheffield

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) Web Testing
1 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) E-Learning
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Assurance Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) E-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Web Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) QA
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft