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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 57 74 69
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -5
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 3 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.56% 0.54% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.62% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 4
Median salary £52,500 £41,000 £26,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.04% +56.19%
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.36% +11.76%
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
428 645 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 79.41% 86.58% 78.11%
Number of salaries quoted 373 557 429
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
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 29 May 2016.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Performance Testing
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 3 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 3 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
2 2 (66.67%) Client/Server
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Tracking

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 3 (100.00%) HP UFT
2 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) HP Quality Center