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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 59 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 5 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 0.95% 0.81% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 0.95% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 0
Average salary £33,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +9.31%
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
474 419 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 90.46% 84.48% 77.90%
Number of salaries quoted 422 340 227
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 26 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (69.23%) QA
2 9 (69.23%) Test Scripting
2 9 (69.23%) Test Planning
3 7 (53.85%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (53.85%) Finance
4 6 (46.15%) Manual Testing
4 6 (46.15%) Line Management
4 6 (46.15%) Mentoring
5 5 (38.46%) .NET
6 4 (30.77%) Regression Testing
6 4 (30.77%) ISEB
6 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
6 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
6 4 (30.77%) Integration Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
6 4 (30.77%) System Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (23.08%) Release Management
7 3 (23.08%) Validation
7 3 (23.08%) Windows
7 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 2 (15.38%) Stress Testing
9 1 (7.69%) SQL Server

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Analyst
1 9 (69.23%) Test Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Test Leader
3 2 (15.38%) QA Leader
3 2 (15.38%) QA Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) QA Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Test Scripting
1 9 (69.23%) Test Planning
2 7 (53.85%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Line Management
3 6 (46.15%) Mentoring
3 6 (46.15%) Manual Testing
4 4 (30.77%) System Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
4 4 (30.77%) Regression Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Integration Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Release Management
5 3 (23.08%) Validation
6 2 (15.38%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) ISEB
1 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (69.23%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft