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

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 199 145 145
Rank change year-on-year
-54 0
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 11 46 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.21% 1.19% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 1.38% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 10 41 26
Average salary £50,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.05% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £31,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £45,000 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +4.51%
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
4340 3322 3002
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.91% 85.62% 80.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3355 2714 2486
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 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 20 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 -54 7 £45,000 +38.46% 7
Performance Testing
Yorkshire

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 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 28 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (42.86%) Finance
3 19 (38.78%) Test Strategy
4 18 (36.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (24.49%) SQL
6 11 (22.45%) .NET
7 9 (18.37%) JUnit
7 9 (18.37%) MS Excel
8 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
8 8 (16.33%) NUnit
8 8 (16.33%) ISTQB
8 8 (16.33%) Scrum
8 8 (16.33%) QA
8 8 (16.33%) Unit Testing
9 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 7 (14.29%) Java
9 7 (14.29%) Automation Testing
10 6 (12.24%) Line Management
10 6 (12.24%) Relational Database
10 6 (12.24%) Agile Testing
10 6 (12.24%) Non-Functional Testing
10 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (12.24%) JavaScript
10 6 (12.24%) C#
10 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET
10 6 (12.24%) OO
10 6 (12.24%) DSDM
10 6 (12.24%) ISEB
10 6 (12.24%) HTML
10 6 (12.24%) Time Management

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 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 (8.16%) SAS
1 4 (8.16%) CMS
2 1 (2.04%) IIS
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (18.37%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.24%) Relational Database
3 4 (8.16%) DB2
4 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.08%) Star Schema
4 2 (4.08%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.04%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (18.37%) JUnit
2 8 (16.33%) NUnit
3 3 (6.12%) Subversion
3 3 (6.12%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (6.12%) LoadRunner
3 3 (6.12%) Selenium
3 3 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.12%) WebDriver
4 2 (4.08%) JMeter
4 2 (4.08%) WATIR
5 1 (2.04%) Maven
5 1 (2.04%) Selenium IDE
General
1 21 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Games
2 1 (2.04%) Banking
2 1 (2.04%) Retail
2 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (36.73%) Test Manager
2 11 (22.45%) Developer
3 8 (16.33%) Tester
4 7 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 6 (12.24%) Java Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Team Leader
6 5 (10.20%) Test Team Leader
7 4 (8.16%) Graduate
7 4 (8.16%) Analyst
7 4 (8.16%) Technical Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Technical Tester
8 3 (6.12%) Test Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) Performance Tester
9 2 (4.08%) Test Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Web Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Senior Test Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) .NET Web Developer
9 2 (4.08%) IT Graduate
10 1 (2.04%) Programme Test Manager
10 1 (2.04%) MI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.45%) .NET
2 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET
2 6 (12.24%) HTML
2 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (8.16%) jQuery
3 4 (8.16%) CSS
3 4 (8.16%) J2EE
3 4 (8.16%) Ajax
4 3 (6.12%) .NET Framework
5 2 (4.08%) XML
5 2 (4.08%) WinForms
5 2 (4.08%) Spring
6 1 (2.04%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.16%) Mainframe
2 4 (8.16%) VSAM
2 4 (8.16%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.16%) Data Extraction
3 3 (6.12%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (4.08%) Open Source
4 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.08%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.08%) NHS
4 2 (4.08%) DTV
4 2 (4.08%) STB
5 1 (2.04%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) Linux
1 4 (8.16%) Windows
2 2 (4.08%) Solaris
2 2 (4.08%) UNIX
2 2 (4.08%) Android
2 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (38.78%) Test Strategy
3 18 (36.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (16.33%) Scrum
4 8 (16.33%) Unit Testing
5 7 (14.29%) Automation Testing
6 6 (12.24%) Line Management
6 6 (12.24%) Agile Testing
6 6 (12.24%) Non-Functional Testing
6 6 (12.24%) Time Management
6 6 (12.24%) OO
6 6 (12.24%) DSDM
7 5 (10.20%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (10.20%) Mentoring
8 4 (8.16%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (8.16%) Agile Project Management
8 4 (8.16%) Use Case
8 4 (8.16%) Software Engineering
8 4 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.16%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.49%) SQL
2 7 (14.29%) Java
3 6 (12.24%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.24%) C#
4 4 (8.16%) C++
5 3 (6.12%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) ISTQB
2 6 (12.24%) ISEB
3 4 (8.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.33%) QA
2 3 (6.12%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.16%) Oracle
3 2 (4.08%) Cognos
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