The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 56 58 72
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +14
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 1 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.21% 1.60% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 1.85% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 14
Median salary £28,500 £44,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.95% +30.88%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Performance Testing
South Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
399 486 714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 84.89% 86.63% 91.42%
Number of salaries quoted 352 415 624
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sheffield 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 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 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing Performance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Sheffield region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 5 (62.50%) Automation Testing
2 4 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (50.00%) Selenium
3 3 (37.50%) QA
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Gherkin
3 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (25.00%) BDD
4 2 (25.00%) Zephyr
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) ERP
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) HP UFT
4 2 (25.00%) JIRA
4 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Usability Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (12.50%) Test Management
5 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) Client/Server

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (25.00%) HP UFT
2 2 (25.00%) JIRA
2 2 (25.00%) Zephyr
3 1 (12.50%) Capybara
3 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
3 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Software Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Software Test Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) ERP Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) QA Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Tester
5 1 (12.50%) Automation Tester
5 1 (12.50%) Functional Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Manual Tester
5 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Test Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Senior QA Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Software Tester
5 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Automation Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
3 2 (25.00%) BDD
3 2 (25.00%) ERP
3 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Usability Testing
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Defect Management
4 1 (12.50%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) HP