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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 164 174 166
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 35 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.74% 0.47% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 0.57% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35 12 7
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £28,000 £40,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £59,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.33% -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
4126 3490 3262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.68% 82.00% 81.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3340 2707 2722
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +19 31 £40,000 +23.07% 5
Wakefield -11 3 £35,000 -
Performance Testing
Yorkshire

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 35 (76.09%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (65.22%) QA
3 28 (60.87%) Unit Testing
3 28 (60.87%) NUnit
3 28 (60.87%) JUnit
3 28 (60.87%) Configuration Management
3 28 (60.87%) Non-Functional Testing
3 28 (60.87%) Agile Testing
3 28 (60.87%) Line Management
4 18 (39.13%) Mentoring
5 15 (32.61%) People Management
6 13 (28.26%) SQL
6 13 (28.26%) Oracle
6 13 (28.26%) MS Excel
7 11 (23.91%) ISTQB
8 10 (21.74%) ISEB
9 9 (19.57%) Finance
10 8 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (17.39%) Test Strategy
11 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
11 3 (6.52%) TDD
11 3 (6.52%) Retail
11 3 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (6.52%) Manual Testing
11 3 (6.52%) BDD
11 3 (6.52%) HP Quality Center
11 3 (6.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
12 2 (4.35%) Android

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.17%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (28.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Project
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
2 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 28 (60.87%) NUnit
1 28 (60.87%) JUnit
2 1 (2.17%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (19.57%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Retail
3 2 (4.35%) Banking
3 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.17%) Games
4 1 (2.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (39.13%) Analyst
1 18 (39.13%) Test Analyst
2 13 (28.26%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 10 (21.74%) Test Team Leader
3 10 (21.74%) Team Leader
4 7 (15.22%) Test Leader
4 7 (15.22%) Test Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Tester
6 1 (2.17%) DBA
6 1 (2.17%) Administrator
6 1 (2.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.17%) Technical Tester
6 1 (2.17%) Software Tester
6 1 (2.17%) Functional Tester
6 1 (2.17%) Performance Test Analyst
6 1 (2.17%) Performance Analyst
6 1 (2.17%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) .NET
1 1 (2.17%) Web Services
1 1 (2.17%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
1 2 (4.35%) Replication
2 1 (2.17%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.17%) Clustering
2 1 (2.17%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
1 2 (4.35%) Android
1 2 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (76.09%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (60.87%) Unit Testing
2 28 (60.87%) Configuration Management
2 28 (60.87%) Non-Functional Testing
2 28 (60.87%) Agile Testing
2 28 (60.87%) Line Management
3 18 (39.13%) Mentoring
4 15 (32.61%) People Management
5 8 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (17.39%) Test Strategy
6 3 (6.52%) TDD
6 3 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (6.52%) Manual Testing
6 3 (6.52%) BDD
7 2 (4.35%) Test Scripting
7 2 (4.35%) Test Automation
7 2 (4.35%) Load Testing
7 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.26%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (23.91%) ISTQB
2 10 (21.74%) ISEB
3 3 (6.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (65.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (28.26%) Oracle
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.17%) HP
3 1 (2.17%) Avaya
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Great Benefits
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