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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 200 135 144
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +9
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 11 52 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.22% 1.38% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 1.61% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 10 47 29
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £31,000 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £42,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
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
4229 3235 3094
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.28% 85.81% 81.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3264 2591 2577
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 2014. 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 -62 4 £55,000 +59.42% 5
Performance Testing
Yorkshire

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 27 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (41.18%) Finance
3 20 (39.22%) Test Strategy
4 18 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (25.49%) SQL
6 12 (23.53%) .NET
7 11 (21.57%) MS Excel
8 10 (19.61%) ISTQB
9 9 (17.65%) Scrum
9 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
10 8 (15.69%) C#
10 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
10 8 (15.69%) Automation Testing
10 8 (15.69%) Relational Database
11 7 (13.73%) ISEB
11 7 (13.73%) Java
11 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET
11 7 (13.73%) OO
11 7 (13.73%) DSDM
11 7 (13.73%) Degree
11 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (13.73%) Computer Science
11 7 (13.73%) QA
12 6 (11.76%) Time Management
12 6 (11.76%) Software Engineering
12 6 (11.76%) Linux
12 6 (11.76%) JUnit
12 6 (11.76%) JavaScript
12 6 (11.76%) HTML
12 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 4 (7.84%) SAS
1 4 (7.84%) CMS
2 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.96%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (21.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.69%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.84%) DB2
4 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.92%) Star Schema
5 2 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.92%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 1 (1.96%) Big Data
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) JUnit
2 5 (9.80%) NUnit
3 4 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (5.88%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (5.88%) LoadRunner
4 3 (5.88%) Subversion
4 3 (5.88%) WebDriver
4 3 (5.88%) Selenium
5 2 (3.92%) WATIR
5 2 (3.92%) JMeter
6 1 (1.96%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.96%) Maven
General
1 21 (41.18%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.96%) Games
3 1 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (37.25%) Test Manager
2 11 (21.57%) Developer
3 9 (17.65%) Tester
4 7 (13.73%) .NET Developer
5 6 (11.76%) Java Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Technical Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Technical Tester
6 4 (7.84%) Senior Test Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Test Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Team Leader
6 4 (7.84%) Test Team Leader
6 4 (7.84%) Graduate
7 3 (5.88%) Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Performance Tester
8 2 (3.92%) Programme Test Manager
8 2 (3.92%) .NET Web Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Senior Test Manager
8 2 (3.92%) IT Graduate
8 2 (3.92%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.53%) .NET
2 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET
2 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (11.76%) HTML
4 4 (7.84%) jQuery
4 4 (7.84%) Ajax
4 4 (7.84%) .NET Framework
4 4 (7.84%) J2EE
4 4 (7.84%) CSS
4 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 3 (5.88%) XML
5 3 (5.88%) WinForms
6 2 (3.92%) Spring
7 1 (1.96%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.84%) Data Extraction
3 4 (7.84%) VSAM
3 4 (7.84%) STB
3 4 (7.84%) Mainframe
4 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.88%) NHS
4 3 (5.88%) DTV
4 3 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (3.92%) Open Source
5 2 (3.92%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.96%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.76%) Linux
2 5 (9.80%) Windows
3 4 (7.84%) UNIX
4 3 (5.88%) Windows 8
4 3 (5.88%) Apple iOS
4 3 (5.88%) Android
5 2 (3.92%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (39.22%) Test Strategy
3 18 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (17.65%) Scrum
5 8 (15.69%) Automation Testing
6 7 (13.73%) OO
6 7 (13.73%) DSDM
7 6 (11.76%) Time Management
7 6 (11.76%) Software Engineering
8 5 (9.80%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (9.80%) Unit Testing
9 4 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (7.84%) Manual Testing
9 4 (7.84%) Use Case
9 4 (7.84%) Web Design
9 4 (7.84%) Software Testing
9 4 (7.84%) UML
9 4 (7.84%) RUP
9 4 (7.84%) Project Management
9 4 (7.84%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.49%) SQL
2 8 (15.69%) C#
3 7 (13.73%) Java
4 6 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 4 (7.84%) Python
5 4 (7.84%) C++
6 3 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (19.61%) ISTQB
2 7 (13.73%) ISEB
2 7 (13.73%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) QA
2 3 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.84%) Oracle
3 2 (3.92%) Cognos
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