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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 74 - 79
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 16 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.66% - 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% - 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 16 0 7
Average salary £34,000 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
819 658 786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 85.05% 86.13% 79.88%
Number of salaries quoted 711 506 680
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 17 December 2014.

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 17 December 2014. 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 - 16 £34,000 -
Performance Testing
Yorkshire

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 9 (56.25%) QA
1 9 (56.25%) Test Planning
2 8 (50.00%) Big Data
2 8 (50.00%) DevOps
3 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (37.50%) SQL
5 5 (31.25%) Java
5 5 (31.25%) XML
5 5 (31.25%) Regression Testing
5 5 (31.25%) Automated Testing
5 5 (31.25%) Security Testing
5 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (25.00%) UNIX
6 4 (25.00%) Linux
6 4 (25.00%) OOP
6 4 (25.00%) OO
6 4 (25.00%) Replication
6 4 (25.00%) TDD
6 4 (25.00%) Subversion
6 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (25.00%) Degree
6 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 4 (25.00%) Selenium
6 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (25.00%) Performance Management
6 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 4 (25.00%) WebDriver
6 4 (25.00%) Puppet
6 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (25.00%) Jenkins

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (25.00%) Selenium
1 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (25.00%) WebDriver
1 4 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) FitNesse
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (6.25%) Banking
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Tester
2 8 (50.00%) Performance Tester
3 5 (31.25%) Graduate
3 5 (31.25%) Junior
3 5 (31.25%) Software Tester
3 5 (31.25%) Junior Tester
3 5 (31.25%) Graduate Software Tester
3 5 (31.25%) Junior Software Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Test Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) UNIX
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Test Planning
2 8 (50.00%) DevOps
3 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (31.25%) Regression Testing
4 5 (31.25%) Automated Testing
4 5 (31.25%) Security Testing
5 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (25.00%) Performance Management
5 4 (25.00%) People Management
5 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (25.00%) TDD
5 4 (25.00%) OOP
5 4 (25.00%) OO
6 2 (12.50%) Functional Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Web Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Test Management
7 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
7 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (56.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Vagrant
1 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) HP