The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 58 67 73
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 7 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 1.53% 0.86% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 1.00% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 1
Average salary £27,500 £52,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.61% +34.61%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Performance Testing
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
382 399 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 83.22% 85.81% 80.11%
Number of salaries quoted 323 323 369
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Warrington

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 19 (100.00%) SQL
2 18 (94.74%) ISEB
2 18 (94.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (78.95%) Release Management
4 13 (68.42%) Manual Testing
5 12 (63.16%) Windows
5 12 (63.16%) HP Quality Center
6 11 (57.89%) MSTest
6 11 (57.89%) QuickTest Pro
6 11 (57.89%) QA
6 11 (57.89%) Test Scripting
7 7 (36.84%) System Testing
7 7 (36.84%) Stress Testing
7 7 (36.84%) Integration Testing
7 7 (36.84%) Regression Testing
7 7 (36.84%) ISTQB
8 5 (26.32%) Finance
8 5 (26.32%) Automated Testing
9 4 (21.05%) V-Model
9 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
9 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
9 4 (21.05%) .NET
9 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
10 3 (15.79%) JIRA
10 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
11 1 (5.26%) Validation
11 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (5.26%) Automation Testing

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 18 (94.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (57.89%) MSTest
2 11 (57.89%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (15.79%) JIRA
4 1 (5.26%) Selenium
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Analyst
1 19 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Senior Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Senior Test Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) QA Tester
3 3 (15.79%) Tester
4 2 (10.53%) Software Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) .NET
1 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 15 (78.95%) Release Management
3 13 (68.42%) Manual Testing
4 11 (57.89%) Test Scripting
5 7 (36.84%) System Testing
5 7 (36.84%) Stress Testing
5 7 (36.84%) Integration Testing
5 7 (36.84%) Regression Testing
6 5 (26.32%) Automated Testing
7 4 (21.05%) V-Model
7 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
7 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
8 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (5.26%) Validation
9 1 (5.26%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (94.74%) ISEB
2 7 (36.84%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (57.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (63.16%) HP Quality Center