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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 172 146 134
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -12
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 30 66 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.63% 1.30% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 1.54% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 28 58 41
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,350 £36,400 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +1.26%
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
4164 4299 3153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.93% 84.58% 80.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3217 3462 2465
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 28 April 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 28 April 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 -12 25 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Bradford -19 4 £42,500 -5.55%
Wakefield - 1 £35,000 -
Performance Testing
Yorkshire

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 44 (67.69%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (55.38%) QA
3 33 (50.77%) Configuration Management
3 33 (50.77%) Line Management
4 32 (49.23%) Agile Testing
4 32 (49.23%) Non-Functional Testing
4 32 (49.23%) JUnit
4 32 (49.23%) Unit Testing
4 32 (49.23%) NUnit
5 28 (43.08%) SQL
6 21 (32.31%) Oracle
7 20 (30.77%) MS Excel
8 19 (29.23%) ISTQB
9 17 (26.15%) Mentoring
9 17 (26.15%) ISEB
10 16 (24.62%) Test Strategy
11 15 (23.08%) People Management
12 13 (20.00%) Test Scripting
13 12 (18.46%) User Acceptance Testing
13 12 (18.46%) Test Automation
14 11 (16.92%) .NET
14 11 (16.92%) Java
14 11 (16.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 10 (15.38%) Software Testing
16 8 (12.31%) Selenium
17 7 (10.77%) Finance
18 6 (9.23%) QuickTest Pro
18 6 (9.23%) Windows
18 6 (9.23%) Microsoft
18 6 (9.23%) Web Development

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (4.62%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.54%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.62%) MS Office
3 1 (1.54%) MS Project
3 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.15%) DataStage
2 4 (6.15%) Spotfire
2 4 (6.15%) QlikView
2 4 (6.15%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 32 (49.23%) JUnit
1 32 (49.23%) NUnit
2 8 (12.31%) Selenium
3 6 (9.23%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (4.62%) JMeter
5 2 (3.08%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.54%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.54%) Facilita Forecast
6 1 (1.54%) LoadUI
6 1 (1.54%) JIRA
General
1 7 (10.77%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Legal
3 2 (3.08%) Banking
3 2 (3.08%) Retail
3 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (41.54%) Analyst
1 27 (41.54%) Test Analyst
2 18 (27.69%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 11 (16.92%) Tester
4 9 (13.85%) Test Team Leader
4 9 (13.85%) Software Tester
4 9 (13.85%) Team Leader
5 8 (12.31%) Test Leader
6 5 (7.69%) Test Manager
7 4 (6.15%) Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Software Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Senior Software Tester
8 3 (4.62%) Senior Tester
9 2 (3.08%) Senior Test Analyst
9 2 (3.08%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (3.08%) Senior Manager
9 2 (3.08%) Automation Analyst
9 2 (3.08%) Automation Test Analyst
10 1 (1.54%) Functional Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.92%) .NET
2 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET
2 3 (4.62%) Web Services
2 3 (4.62%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.54%) XML
3 1 (1.54%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.54%) JSP
3 1 (1.54%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.15%) Data Integration
1 4 (6.15%) Visualisation
2 2 (3.08%) Clustering
2 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.54%) IVR
3 1 (1.54%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.54%) Replication
3 1 (1.54%) Open Source
3 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.54%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.23%) Windows
2 2 (3.08%) Android
2 2 (3.08%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (67.69%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (50.77%) Configuration Management
2 33 (50.77%) Line Management
3 32 (49.23%) Non-Functional Testing
3 32 (49.23%) Unit Testing
3 32 (49.23%) Agile Testing
4 17 (26.15%) Mentoring
5 16 (24.62%) Test Strategy
6 15 (23.08%) People Management
7 13 (20.00%) Test Scripting
8 12 (18.46%) User Acceptance Testing
8 12 (18.46%) Test Automation
9 10 (15.38%) Software Testing
10 6 (9.23%) Web Development
11 5 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (7.69%) Change Management
11 5 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (6.15%) Regression Testing
12 4 (6.15%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 28 (43.08%) SQL
2 11 (16.92%) Java
3 4 (6.15%) C#
4 2 (3.08%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.54%) C++
5 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (29.23%) ISTQB
2 17 (26.15%) ISEB
3 11 (16.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (4.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (55.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (6.15%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.54%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.54%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 21 (32.31%) Oracle
2 6 (9.23%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.15%) TIBCO
3 4 (6.15%) Tableau
4 2 (3.08%) HP
5 1 (1.54%) Avaya
5 1 (1.54%) Red Hat
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago