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 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 66 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 10 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.30% 0.54% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 0.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 0
Average salary £44,500 £31,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.40% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
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
682 568 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 88.57% 76.76% 84.49%
Number of salaries quoted 575 480 358
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 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
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) Test Planning
3 9 (50.00%) Load Testing
4 8 (44.44%) JIRA
4 8 (44.44%) Test Management
4 8 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (44.44%) Banking
4 8 (44.44%) Finance
5 7 (38.89%) Web Testing
5 7 (38.89%) Functional Testing
6 6 (33.33%) SQL
7 5 (27.78%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (22.22%) Automated Testing
8 4 (22.22%) Integration Testing
9 3 (16.67%) QA
9 3 (16.67%) Security Testing
9 3 (16.67%) FitNesse
9 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
9 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (16.67%) Software Testing
9 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
9 3 (16.67%) Regression Testing
9 3 (16.67%) XML
9 3 (16.67%) HP
9 3 (16.67%) ISEB
9 3 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (11.11%) LoadRunner
10 2 (11.11%) Java
10 2 (11.11%) Big Data

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) JIRA
2 3 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (16.67%) FitNesse
3 2 (11.11%) LoadRunner
4 1 (5.56%) Subversion
4 1 (5.56%) Selenium
4 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
4 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
1 8 (44.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Test Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Test Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Tester
2 5 (27.78%) Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Test Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Graduate Software Tester
4 3 (16.67%) Junior Software Tester
4 3 (16.67%) Team Leader
4 3 (16.67%) Junior Tester
4 3 (16.67%) Graduate
4 3 (16.67%) Junior
4 3 (16.67%) Test Team Leader
4 3 (16.67%) Software Tester
5 2 (11.11%) Performance Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) UNIX
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) Test Planning
3 9 (50.00%) Load Testing
4 8 (44.44%) Test Management
5 7 (38.89%) Functional Testing
5 7 (38.89%) Web Testing
6 5 (27.78%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (22.22%) Automated Testing
7 4 (22.22%) Integration Testing
8 3 (16.67%) Regression Testing
8 3 (16.67%) Security Testing
8 3 (16.67%) Software Testing
8 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
9 2 (11.11%) DevOps
10 1 (5.56%) Automation Testing
10 1 (5.56%) People Management
10 1 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
10 1 (5.56%) Software Delivery
10 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) ISEB
1 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.56%) Puppet
2 1 (5.56%) Vagrant
2 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) HP
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £42,000 to £47,000 per annum
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