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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 66 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 2 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.33% 0.70% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Average salary £31,250 £44,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +20.00%
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
517 655 602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 84.34% 91.35% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 424 557 490
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 11 February 2016, 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 15 (88.24%) Finance
1 15 (88.24%) Banking
1 15 (88.24%) JIRA
1 15 (88.24%) HP Quality Center
1 15 (88.24%) Test Planning
2 14 (82.35%) Penetration Testing
3 8 (47.06%) Test Management
3 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (47.06%) ISTQB
4 7 (41.18%) Load Testing
4 7 (41.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (41.18%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 7 (41.18%) People Management
4 7 (41.18%) Presales
5 3 (17.65%) Functional Testing
6 2 (11.76%) BDD
6 2 (11.76%) Security Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Web Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy
7 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
7 1 (5.88%) QA
7 1 (5.88%) FitNesse
7 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Scrum
7 1 (5.88%) SQL
7 1 (5.88%) HP
7 1 (5.88%) ISEB

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Development Applications
1 15 (88.24%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) FitNesse
2 1 (5.88%) HP UFT
2 1 (5.88%) LoadRunner
General
1 15 (88.24%) Banking
1 15 (88.24%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Test Manager
2 1 (5.88%) Analyst
2 1 (5.88%) Lead Tester
2 1 (5.88%) QA Analyst
2 1 (5.88%) QA Leader
2 1 (5.88%) Software Analyst
2 1 (5.88%) Software Tester
2 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
2 1 (5.88%) Test Leader
2 1 (5.88%) Test Team Leader
2 1 (5.88%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Test Planning
2 14 (82.35%) Penetration Testing
3 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (47.06%) Test Management
4 7 (41.18%) Load Testing
4 7 (41.18%) People Management
4 7 (41.18%) Presales
5 3 (17.65%) Functional Testing
6 2 (11.76%) BDD
6 2 (11.76%) Security Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.88%) Scrum
7 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy
7 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) ISTQB
2 7 (41.18%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 7 (41.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 15 (88.24%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) HP