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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 54 65 63
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 9 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 2.02% 0.89% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.43% 1.02% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 0
Average salary £27,500 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.61% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
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
370 392 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 83.15% 87.50% 82.54%
Number of salaries quoted 295 298 294
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £51,500
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 27 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 15 (100.00%) SQL
1 15 (100.00%) ISEB
1 15 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (86.67%) Manual Testing
3 11 (73.33%) Release Management
4 10 (66.67%) QA
4 10 (66.67%) Test Scripting
4 10 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
4 10 (66.67%) MSTest
4 10 (66.67%) Windows
4 10 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
5 5 (33.33%) Regression Testing
5 5 (33.33%) Finance
5 5 (33.33%) ISTQB
5 5 (33.33%) System Testing
5 5 (33.33%) Stress Testing
5 5 (33.33%) Integration Testing
6 4 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
7 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
8 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
8 1 (6.67%) V-Model
8 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
8 1 (6.67%) JIRA
8 1 (6.67%) .NET

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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.

Development Applications
1 15 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (66.67%) MSTest
2 10 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Analyst
1 15 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) QA Tester
2 5 (33.33%) Tester
3 3 (20.00%) Software Tester
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Manual Tester
4 2 (13.33%) Manual Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 13 (86.67%) Manual Testing
3 11 (73.33%) Release Management
4 10 (66.67%) Test Scripting
5 5 (33.33%) Regression Testing
5 5 (33.33%) Stress Testing
5 5 (33.33%) Integration Testing
5 5 (33.33%) System Testing
6 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
6 4 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
8 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
8 1 (6.67%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) ISEB
2 5 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (66.67%) HP Quality Center