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

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 187 173 133
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -40
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 16 41 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.35% 0.83% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.96% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 13 34 37
Average salary £39,000 £44,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.35% +17.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £24,600 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +7.31%
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
4049 4274 2922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 87.49% 86.05% 83.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3209 3423 2249
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 June 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 June 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 +4 12 £39,000 -11.36% 2
Bradford - 4 £50,000 -
Performance Testing
Yorkshire

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 41 (71.93%) SDLC
2 34 (59.65%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (50.88%) SQL
4 23 (40.35%) QA
5 19 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 19 (33.33%) Oracle
5 19 (33.33%) Line Management
6 18 (31.58%) Agile Testing
6 18 (31.58%) Non-Functional Testing
6 18 (31.58%) JUnit
6 18 (31.58%) MS Excel
6 18 (31.58%) ISTQB
6 18 (31.58%) Unit Testing
6 18 (31.58%) NUnit
7 16 (28.07%) ISEB
8 15 (26.32%) Java
8 15 (26.32%) Test Strategy
9 13 (22.81%) Test Scripting
10 12 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
10 12 (21.05%) Test Automation
11 11 (19.30%) Software Testing
11 11 (19.30%) .NET
11 11 (19.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 10 (17.54%) Mentoring
13 9 (15.79%) Change Management
14 8 (14.04%) Selenium
14 8 (14.04%) Windows
14 8 (14.04%) People Management
15 7 (12.28%) Continuous Improvement
16 6 (10.53%) Linux

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 (5.26%) IIS
1 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (31.58%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.26%) MS Office
3 1 (1.75%) MS Project
3 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (8.77%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.02%) DataStage
2 4 (7.02%) Spotfire
2 4 (7.02%) QlikView
2 4 (7.02%) Pentaho
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (31.58%) JUnit
1 18 (31.58%) NUnit
2 8 (14.04%) Selenium
3 6 (10.53%) HP UFT
4 4 (7.02%) JMeter
5 1 (1.75%) JIRA
5 1 (1.75%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.75%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.75%) Facilita Forecast
5 1 (1.75%) LoadUI
General
1 5 (8.77%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Legal
3 2 (3.51%) Banking
3 2 (3.51%) Retail
3 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (35.09%) Analyst
1 20 (35.09%) Test Analyst
2 11 (19.30%) Tester
2 11 (19.30%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 9 (15.79%) Software Tester
4 8 (14.04%) Test Team Leader
4 8 (14.04%) Developer
4 8 (14.04%) Team Leader
5 4 (7.02%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (7.02%) Test Manager
5 4 (7.02%) Software Developer
5 4 (7.02%) Java Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Senior Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Senior Software Tester
6 3 (5.26%) Senior Tester
7 2 (3.51%) Automation Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Test Leader
7 2 (3.51%) Senior Test Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (19.30%) .NET
2 5 (8.77%) Web Services
3 4 (7.02%) Spring
3 4 (7.02%) HTML
4 3 (5.26%) SOAP
4 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET
4 3 (5.26%) .NET Framework
4 3 (5.26%) XML
5 1 (1.75%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.75%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) Data Integration
1 4 (7.02%) Visualisation
2 2 (3.51%) Clustering
2 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.75%) IVR
3 1 (1.75%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.75%) Replication
3 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.75%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.04%) Windows
2 6 (10.53%) Linux
3 4 (7.02%) Solaris
4 2 (3.51%) Android
4 2 (3.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.51%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.75%) CentOS
5 1 (1.75%) Debian
5 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (71.93%) SDLC
2 34 (59.65%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 19 (33.33%) Line Management
4 18 (31.58%) Agile Testing
4 18 (31.58%) Non-Functional Testing
4 18 (31.58%) Unit Testing
5 15 (26.32%) Test Strategy
6 13 (22.81%) Test Scripting
7 12 (21.05%) Test Automation
7 12 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (19.30%) Software Testing
9 10 (17.54%) Mentoring
10 9 (15.79%) Change Management
11 8 (14.04%) People Management
12 7 (12.28%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (10.53%) Web Development
13 6 (10.53%) ITIL
14 5 (8.77%) Project Management
14 5 (8.77%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 29 (50.88%) SQL
2 15 (26.32%) Java
3 5 (8.77%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.02%) C#
4 4 (7.02%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.75%) Python
5 1 (1.75%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (31.58%) ISTQB
2 16 (28.07%) ISEB
3 11 (19.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (40.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.75%) Puppet
2 1 (1.75%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.75%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.75%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 19 (33.33%) Oracle
2 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.02%) TIBCO
3 4 (7.02%) Tableau
4 1 (1.75%) HP
4 1 (1.75%) Avaya
4 1 (1.75%) Red Hat
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Package
Posted: 4 days ago