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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank - 58 57
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 0 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 1.44% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.94% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 3
Average salary - £37,025 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +34.63%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
420 464 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 82.35% 74.00% 83.85%
Number of salaries quoted 339 319 368
Average salary £40,000 £37,025 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.03% -7.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 15 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Facilita Forecast
1 1 (100.00%) LoadUI

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Facilita Forecast
1 1 (100.00%) LoadUI
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Test Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
Houghton Le Spring, Tyne and Wear
Leighton Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago