The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 180 155 132
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -23
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 19 58 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.43% 1.17% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 1.36% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 16 50 40
Average salary £39,000 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £34,450 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,250 £41,550
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
Performance Testing
Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3822 4253 3037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.75% 85.75% 82.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3008 3455 2368
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 West Yorkshire

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

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Performance Testing
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Performance Testing
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -1 17 £39,000 -13.33% 1
Bradford -22 2 £50,000 +11.11%
Performance Testing
Yorkshire

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 45 (75.00%) SDLC
2 38 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (50.00%) QA
3 30 (50.00%) SQL
4 25 (41.67%) Configuration Management
4 25 (41.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 25 (41.67%) Line Management
5 24 (40.00%) Agile Testing
5 24 (40.00%) JUnit
5 24 (40.00%) Unit Testing
5 24 (40.00%) NUnit
6 22 (36.67%) Oracle
7 20 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 18 (30.00%) ISTQB
9 17 (28.33%) ISEB
10 15 (25.00%) Test Strategy
11 13 (21.67%) Mentoring
11 13 (21.67%) Java
11 13 (21.67%) Test Scripting
12 12 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 12 (20.00%) Test Automation
13 11 (18.33%) Software Testing
13 11 (18.33%) .NET
13 11 (18.33%) People Management
13 11 (18.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 8 (13.33%) Selenium
15 7 (11.67%) Change Management
15 7 (11.67%) Windows
16 6 (10.00%) Finance
16 6 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 3 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.00%) MS Office
3 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.67%) DataStage
2 4 (6.67%) Spotfire
2 4 (6.67%) QlikView
2 4 (6.67%) Pentaho
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (40.00%) JUnit
1 24 (40.00%) NUnit
2 8 (13.33%) Selenium
3 6 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (5.00%) JMeter
5 2 (3.33%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.67%) JIRA
6 1 (1.67%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.67%) Facilita Forecast
6 1 (1.67%) LoadUI
General
1 6 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Legal
3 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.33%) Banking
3 2 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (40.00%) Analyst
1 24 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 14 (23.33%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 11 (18.33%) Tester
4 9 (15.00%) Team Leader
4 9 (15.00%) Test Team Leader
4 9 (15.00%) Software Tester
5 6 (10.00%) Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Software Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Test Manager
6 4 (6.67%) Test Leader
6 4 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Senior Tester
7 3 (5.00%) Senior Software Tester
7 3 (5.00%) Senior Manager
8 2 (3.33%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (3.33%) Consultant
8 2 (3.33%) Automation Test Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) Automation Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) Senior Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.33%) .NET
2 4 (6.67%) Web Services
3 3 (5.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.33%) HTML
4 2 (3.33%) XML
4 2 (3.33%) SOAP
4 2 (3.33%) Spring
5 1 (1.67%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.67%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) Visualisation
1 4 (6.67%) Data Integration
2 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.33%) Clustering
3 1 (1.67%) IVR
3 1 (1.67%) DataPower
3 1 (1.67%) Replication
3 1 (1.67%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.67%) Windows
2 3 (5.00%) Linux
3 2 (3.33%) Solaris
3 2 (3.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.33%) Android
4 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (75.00%) SDLC
2 38 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (41.67%) Configuration Management
3 25 (41.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 25 (41.67%) Line Management
4 24 (40.00%) Agile Testing
4 24 (40.00%) Unit Testing
5 15 (25.00%) Test Strategy
6 13 (21.67%) Mentoring
6 13 (21.67%) Test Scripting
7 12 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (20.00%) Test Automation
8 11 (18.33%) Software Testing
8 11 (18.33%) People Management
9 7 (11.67%) Change Management
10 6 (10.00%) Web Development
10 6 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (8.33%) ITIL
12 4 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (50.00%) SQL
2 13 (21.67%) Java
3 4 (6.67%) C#
4 3 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (30.00%) ISTQB
2 17 (28.33%) ISEB
3 11 (18.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.67%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.67%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 22 (36.67%) Oracle
2 6 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.67%) TIBCO
3 4 (6.67%) Tableau
4 2 (3.33%) HP
5 1 (1.67%) Avaya
5 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago