The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 77 84 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 12 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.20% 0.31% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 0.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 0
Average salary £44,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
Performance Testing
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 South Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
883 791 582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 88.65% 81.29% 81.97%
Number of salaries quoted 753 657 471
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Performance Testing
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Performance Testing
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -2 9 £44,500 +27.14%
Doncaster - 2 - -
Rotherham - 1 - -
Performance Testing
Yorkshire

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (60.71%) Test Planning
3 11 (39.29%) QA
4 9 (32.14%) Test Management
4 9 (32.14%) Automated Testing
4 9 (32.14%) JIRA
4 9 (32.14%) Finance
4 9 (32.14%) SQL
5 8 (28.57%) Banking
5 8 (28.57%) Load Testing
5 8 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (28.57%) DevOps
5 8 (28.57%) Big Data
6 7 (25.00%) Selenium
6 7 (25.00%) Regression Testing
6 7 (25.00%) Java
7 6 (21.43%) XML
7 6 (21.43%) Web Testing
7 6 (21.43%) Functional Testing
7 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (17.86%) People Management
8 5 (17.86%) Security Testing
8 5 (17.86%) TDD
8 5 (17.86%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (17.86%) QuickTest Pro
8 5 (17.86%) Linux
9 4 (14.29%) OOP
9 4 (14.29%) OO
9 4 (14.29%) UNIX
9 4 (14.29%) Replication

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) Big Data
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) JIRA
2 7 (25.00%) Selenium
3 5 (17.86%) QuickTest Pro
4 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 4 (14.29%) WebDriver
4 4 (14.29%) Subversion
4 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
5 3 (10.71%) FitNesse
6 2 (7.14%) LoadRunner
7 1 (3.57%) JUnit
7 1 (3.57%) Toad
7 1 (3.57%) Concordion
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 8 (28.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Tester
2 8 (28.57%) Test Manager
2 8 (28.57%) Performance Tester
3 6 (21.43%) Test Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Software Tester
4 5 (17.86%) Junior Tester
4 5 (17.86%) Junior
4 5 (17.86%) Graduate
4 5 (17.86%) Graduate Software Tester
4 5 (17.86%) Junior Software Tester
5 3 (10.71%) Agile Test Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Team Leader
5 3 (10.71%) Test Team Leader
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Test Coordinator
7 1 (3.57%) Coordinator
7 1 (3.57%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) XML
2 2 (7.14%) Web Services
3 1 (3.57%) HTML
3 1 (3.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (14.29%) Replication
2 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Linux
2 4 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (60.71%) Test Planning
3 9 (32.14%) Test Management
3 9 (32.14%) Automated Testing
4 8 (28.57%) Load Testing
4 8 (28.57%) DevOps
5 7 (25.00%) Regression Testing
6 6 (21.43%) Web Testing
6 6 (21.43%) Functional Testing
7 5 (17.86%) People Management
7 5 (17.86%) Security Testing
7 5 (17.86%) TDD
7 5 (17.86%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (14.29%) OOP
8 4 (14.29%) OO
8 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
8 4 (14.29%) Software Testing
8 4 (14.29%) Performance Management
8 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) SQL
2 7 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (7.14%) VBScript
3 2 (7.14%) VB
4 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) ISEB
2 3 (10.71%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (39.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (14.29%) Puppet
2 4 (14.29%) Vagrant
2 4 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) HP
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) VMware