The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank - 63 -
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 0.76% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +20.00%
Performance Testing
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
388 453 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 87.78% 85.63% 83.38%
Number of salaries quoted 349 404 235
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £61,215
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 5 (100.00%) QA
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (80.00%) TestNG
2 4 (80.00%) SaaS
2 4 (80.00%) Hudson
2 4 (80.00%) REST
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) SOAP
2 4 (80.00%) Ajax
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) Perl
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) JUnit
2 4 (80.00%) Unix
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Flash
2 4 (80.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) W3C
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) DOM

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (80.00%) Hudson
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) JUnit
2 4 (80.00%) TestNG
3 1 (20.00%) Firebug
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) MSTest
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) QA Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) QA Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) QA Test Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Ajax
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) Flash
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) REST
1 4 (80.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) Perl
1 4 (80.00%) Python
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday