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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 55 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 10 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 1.94% 2.17% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 2.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 0
Average salary £35,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
457 436 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 88.74% 86.00% 81.01%
Number of salaries quoted 398 361 213
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 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 18 (94.74%) SQL
2 17 (89.47%) Test Scripting
3 15 (78.95%) Test Planning
4 14 (73.68%) .NET
5 13 (68.42%) Validation
6 11 (57.89%) QA
7 10 (52.63%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
8 8 (42.11%) Windows
8 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
8 8 (42.11%) Mentoring
9 7 (36.84%) Manual Testing
10 6 (31.58%) Line Management
11 5 (26.32%) XML
11 5 (26.32%) Visual Studio
11 5 (26.32%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
12 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (21.05%) Finance
12 4 (21.05%) ETL
12 4 (21.05%) ISEB
12 4 (21.05%) HP UFT
12 4 (21.05%) Functional Testing
12 4 (21.05%) HP Quality Center
12 4 (21.05%) MSTest
13 3 (15.79%) Release Management
13 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
13 3 (15.79%) Automation Testing

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (26.32%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (10.53%) CMS
3 1 (5.26%) Mule
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (26.32%) Visual Studio
3 4 (21.05%) HP UFT
3 4 (21.05%) MSTest
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Analyst
1 14 (73.68%) Test Analyst
2 9 (47.37%) Senior Analyst
2 9 (47.37%) Senior Test Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Test Leader
4 3 (15.79%) Functional Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Functional Test Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) QA Leader
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Test Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Lead Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Lead Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (73.68%) .NET
2 5 (26.32%) XML
3 3 (15.79%) Web Services
4 1 (5.26%) WSDL
4 1 (5.26%) JSON
4 1 (5.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Test Scripting
2 15 (78.95%) Test Planning
3 13 (68.42%) Validation
4 8 (42.11%) Mentoring
5 7 (36.84%) Manual Testing
6 6 (31.58%) Line Management
7 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
8 4 (21.05%) Functional Testing
8 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (21.05%) ETL
9 3 (15.79%) Automation Testing
9 3 (15.79%) Release Management
9 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (57.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) HP Quality Center