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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 190 175 133
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -42
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 17 36 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.36% 0.74% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.86% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 15 31 40
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +14.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £24,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
4216 4170 2966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 88.22% 85.56% 84.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3350 3320 2250
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

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 July 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 July 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 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Bradford - 4 £50,000 - 2
Huddersfield - 1 £31,000 -
Performance Testing
Yorkshire

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 25 (53.19%) SDLC
2 23 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (40.43%) SQL
4 15 (31.91%) Java
5 13 (27.66%) QA
5 13 (27.66%) Test Strategy
6 12 (25.53%) ISTQB
6 12 (25.53%) Linux
7 11 (23.40%) .NET
7 11 (23.40%) Test Scripting
8 10 (21.28%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (21.28%) Test Automation
8 10 (21.28%) Software Testing
8 10 (21.28%) Oracle
9 9 (19.15%) Configuration Management
9 9 (19.15%) ISEB
9 9 (19.15%) Line Management
10 8 (17.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 8 (17.02%) Change Management
10 8 (17.02%) JUnit
10 8 (17.02%) MS Excel
10 8 (17.02%) NUnit
10 8 (17.02%) Selenium
10 8 (17.02%) Open Source
10 8 (17.02%) Agile Testing
10 8 (17.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (17.02%) Non-Functional Testing
10 8 (17.02%) Unit Testing
11 7 (14.89%) CentOS
11 7 (14.89%) Python

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 4 (8.51%) Apache
2 3 (6.38%) IIS
3 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (17.02%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
1 4 (8.51%) DataStage
1 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (8.51%) Spotfire
1 4 (8.51%) QlikView
1 4 (8.51%) Pentaho
1 4 (8.51%) Hadoop
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (17.02%) JUnit
1 8 (17.02%) Selenium
1 8 (17.02%) NUnit
2 6 (12.77%) JMeter
2 6 (12.77%) HP UFT
3 2 (4.26%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.13%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.13%) Facilita Forecast
4 1 (2.13%) LoadUI
4 1 (2.13%) JIRA
General
1 3 (6.38%) Finance
1 3 (6.38%) Games
2 2 (4.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (27.66%) Analyst
1 13 (27.66%) Test Analyst
2 8 (17.02%) Tester
2 8 (17.02%) Developer
2 8 (17.02%) Software Tester
3 6 (12.77%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 4 (8.51%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (8.51%) Java Developer
4 4 (8.51%) Software Developer
4 4 (8.51%) Test Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Senior Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Senior Tester
5 3 (6.38%) Senior Software Tester
6 2 (4.26%) Automation Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Test Leader
6 2 (4.26%) Team Leader
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Test Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.40%) .NET
2 4 (8.51%) HTML
2 4 (8.51%) LAMP
2 4 (8.51%) Spring
2 4 (8.51%) Web Services
3 3 (6.38%) XML
3 3 (6.38%) .NET Framework
3 3 (6.38%) SOAP
3 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.13%) JSP
4 1 (2.13%) Dojo
4 1 (2.13%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Data Integration
1 4 (8.51%) Visualisation
2 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.13%) DataPower
2 1 (2.13%) Clustering
2 1 (2.13%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.53%) Linux
2 8 (17.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (14.89%) CentOS
4 6 (12.77%) Windows
5 4 (8.51%) Solaris
6 3 (6.38%) Debian
6 3 (6.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (53.19%) SDLC
2 23 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (27.66%) Test Strategy
4 11 (23.40%) Test Scripting
5 10 (21.28%) Test Automation
5 10 (21.28%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (21.28%) Software Testing
6 9 (19.15%) Configuration Management
6 9 (19.15%) Line Management
7 8 (17.02%) Unit Testing
7 8 (17.02%) Change Management
7 8 (17.02%) Open Source
7 8 (17.02%) Agile Testing
7 8 (17.02%) Non-Functional Testing
8 7 (14.89%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (12.77%) Software Engineering
9 6 (12.77%) Web Development
10 5 (10.64%) ITIL
11 4 (8.51%) Project Management
11 4 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 19 (40.43%) SQL
2 15 (31.91%) Java
3 7 (14.89%) Python
4 5 (10.64%) JavaScript
5 4 (8.51%) Perl
5 4 (8.51%) PHP
5 4 (8.51%) C#
5 4 (8.51%) Ruby
5 4 (8.51%) PowerShell
5 4 (8.51%) Bash Shell
6 3 (6.38%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (25.53%) ISTQB
2 9 (19.15%) ISEB
3 8 (17.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (27.66%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (14.89%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (8.51%) Graphite
2 4 (8.51%) Rundeck
3 3 (6.38%) Puppet
3 3 (6.38%) Vagrant
4 2 (4.26%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (2.13%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.13%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 10 (21.28%) Oracle
2 5 (10.64%) Red Hat
3 4 (8.51%) TIBCO
3 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.51%) Tableau
4 1 (2.13%) HP
4 1 (2.13%) Splunk
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