The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 178 118 134
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +16
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 29 50 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.59% 1.40% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 1.68% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 25 42 32
Average salary £50,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.87% -3.75%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,125
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -0.31%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4058 2971 2829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.10% 83.27% 79.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3219 2249 2348
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Performance Testing
Yorkshire

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -63 13 £44,000 +14.28%
Halifax -11 1 £80,000 +131.88%
Performance Testing
Yorkshire

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 43 (43.43%) .NET
2 40 (40.40%) C#
3 39 (39.39%) SQL Server
3 39 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (38.38%) ASP.NET
5 35 (35.35%) .NET Framework
6 34 (34.34%) HTML
6 34 (34.34%) JavaScript
7 32 (32.32%) CSS
7 32 (32.32%) jQuery
8 23 (23.23%) WCF
8 23 (23.23%) MS Excel
8 23 (23.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 23 (23.23%) Test Strategy
9 20 (20.20%) QA
10 19 (19.19%) Finance
11 17 (17.17%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (17.17%) Degree
11 17 (17.17%) SQL
12 16 (16.16%) ISEB
12 16 (16.16%) Computer Science
13 15 (15.15%) ISTQB
13 15 (15.15%) Scrum
13 15 (15.15%) OO
13 15 (15.15%) Windows
13 15 (15.15%) Automation Testing
14 13 (13.13%) Microsoft
15 12 (12.12%) Load Testing
16 10 (10.10%) DSDM
16 10 (10.10%) Software Testing

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (4.04%) SAS
1 4 (4.04%) CMS
2 1 (1.01%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 23 (23.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.01%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.01%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.05%) Internet
2 1 (1.01%) VLAN
2 1 (1.01%) LAN
2 1 (1.01%) WAN
2 1 (1.01%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.01%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (39.39%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.10%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.04%) DB2
5 2 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.02%) Star Schema
5 2 (2.02%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (7.07%) WebDriver
1 7 (7.07%) Selenium
1 7 (7.07%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (6.06%) LoadRunner
2 6 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (5.05%) JMeter
3 5 (5.05%) WATIR
3 5 (5.05%) JUnit
4 4 (4.04%) NUnit
5 3 (3.03%) Subversion
6 2 (2.02%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.02%) Selenium IDE
7 1 (1.01%) Maven
General
1 19 (19.19%) Finance
2 3 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (1.01%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.01%) Retail
3 1 (1.01%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (39.39%) Developer
2 28 (28.28%) .NET Developer
3 23 (23.23%) Test Manager
3 23 (23.23%) Senior Developer
4 16 (16.16%) Senior .NET Developer
5 15 (15.15%) Tester
6 11 (11.11%) Analyst
7 10 (10.10%) Test Analyst
8 9 (9.09%) Web Developer
9 8 (8.08%) C# Developer
9 8 (8.08%) Senior C# Developer
9 8 (8.08%) C# .NET Developer
10 7 (7.07%) Web Applications Developer
10 7 (7.07%) Senior Test Analyst
10 7 (7.07%) Senior Web Developer
10 7 (7.07%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (7.07%) Senior Applications Developer
10 7 (7.07%) Senior Web Applications Developer
10 7 (7.07%) Applications Developer
11 6 (6.06%) Lead Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (43.43%) .NET
2 38 (38.38%) ASP.NET
3 35 (35.35%) .NET Framework
4 34 (34.34%) HTML
5 32 (32.32%) CSS
5 32 (32.32%) jQuery
6 23 (23.23%) WCF
6 23 (23.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 10 (10.10%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (7.07%) XML
9 6 (6.06%) Web Services
9 6 (6.06%) WinForms
10 4 (4.04%) J2EE
10 4 (4.04%) Ajax
10 4 (4.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (4.04%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 2 (2.02%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.16%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.06%) Client/Server
2 6 (6.06%) NHS
2 6 (6.06%) DTV
2 6 (6.06%) STB
2 6 (6.06%) IVR
2 6 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.05%) Open Source
3 5 (5.05%) N-Tier
4 4 (4.04%) Mainframe
4 4 (4.04%) VSAM
4 4 (4.04%) Data Extraction
5 3 (3.03%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 15 (15.15%) Windows
2 9 (9.09%) Linux
3 7 (7.07%) UNIX
4 6 (6.06%) Windows 8
4 6 (6.06%) Android
4 6 (6.06%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.02%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (23.23%) Test Strategy
3 17 (17.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (15.15%) Scrum
4 15 (15.15%) OO
4 15 (15.15%) Automation Testing
5 12 (12.12%) Load Testing
6 10 (10.10%) DSDM
6 10 (10.10%) Software Testing
7 9 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
8 8 (8.08%) Software Engineering
8 8 (8.08%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (7.07%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (7.07%) MVC
9 7 (7.07%) Incident Management
10 6 (6.06%) Automated Testing
10 6 (6.06%) Migration
10 6 (6.06%) Agile Testing
10 6 (6.06%) DevOps
10 6 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (40.40%) C#
2 34 (34.34%) JavaScript
3 17 (17.17%) SQL
4 7 (7.07%) Python
4 7 (7.07%) Java
5 4 (4.04%) C++
6 3 (3.03%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.01%) Tcl
7 1 (1.01%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (17.17%) Degree
2 16 (16.16%) ISEB
3 15 (15.15%) ISTQB
4 4 (4.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (20.20%) QA
2 3 (3.03%) SLA
3 1 (1.01%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.01%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 13 (13.13%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.06%) Citrix
3 5 (5.05%) Oracle
4 2 (2.02%) Cognos
5 1 (1.01%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.01%) Siebel
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