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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 163 142 133
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -9
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 41 60 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.81% 1.23% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 1.47% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 40 53 31
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
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
4372 4071 3154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.73% 83.75% 80.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3445 3266 2509
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -3 33 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Bradford -10 4 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Wakefield -9 3 £35,000 -
Performance Testing
Yorkshire

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 47 (73.44%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (60.94%) QA
3 35 (54.69%) Unit Testing
3 35 (54.69%) Non-Functional Testing
3 35 (54.69%) Agile Testing
3 35 (54.69%) Line Management
3 35 (54.69%) JUnit
3 35 (54.69%) Configuration Management
3 35 (54.69%) NUnit
4 24 (37.50%) SQL
5 21 (32.81%) Oracle
6 20 (31.25%) MS Excel
7 19 (29.69%) Mentoring
8 18 (28.13%) ISTQB
9 16 (25.00%) People Management
10 15 (23.44%) ISEB
11 13 (20.31%) Test Strategy
12 10 (15.63%) Java
12 10 (15.63%) Test Scripting
12 10 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (14.06%) Test Automation
13 9 (14.06%) Finance
14 8 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (12.50%) .NET
14 8 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 6 (9.38%) Microsoft
15 6 (9.38%) Software Testing
15 6 (9.38%) Web Development
16 5 (7.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 5 (7.81%) Selenium

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (4.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.69%) MS Office
3 1 (1.56%) MS Project
3 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (7.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.25%) DataStage
2 4 (6.25%) Spotfire
2 4 (6.25%) QlikView
2 4 (6.25%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 35 (54.69%) JUnit
1 35 (54.69%) NUnit
2 5 (7.81%) Selenium
3 3 (4.69%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (4.69%) JMeter
4 2 (3.13%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.56%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.56%) Facilita Forecast
5 1 (1.56%) LoadUI
5 1 (1.56%) JIRA
General
1 9 (14.06%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Legal
3 2 (3.13%) Banking
3 2 (3.13%) Retail
3 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (40.63%) Analyst
1 26 (40.63%) Test Analyst
2 19 (29.69%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 11 (17.19%) Team Leader
3 11 (17.19%) Test Team Leader
4 8 (12.50%) Tester
5 7 (10.94%) Test Manager
5 7 (10.94%) Test Leader
6 6 (9.38%) Software Tester
7 4 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.13%) Automation Analyst
8 2 (3.13%) Automation Test Analyst
9 1 (1.56%) Functional Tester
9 1 (1.56%) Performance Test Specialist
9 1 (1.56%) DBA
9 1 (1.56%) Senior Manager
9 1 (1.56%) Administrator
9 1 (1.56%) Performance Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (1.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.25%) Data Integration
1 4 (6.25%) Visualisation
2 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.56%) Open Source
3 1 (1.56%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.56%) Replication
3 1 (1.56%) Clustering
3 1 (1.56%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.13%) Windows
1 2 (3.13%) Android
1 2 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (73.44%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (54.69%) Configuration Management
2 35 (54.69%) Unit Testing
2 35 (54.69%) Agile Testing
2 35 (54.69%) Non-Functional Testing
2 35 (54.69%) Line Management
3 19 (29.69%) Mentoring
4 16 (25.00%) People Management
5 13 (20.31%) Test Strategy
6 10 (15.63%) Test Scripting
6 10 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (14.06%) Test Automation
8 8 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (9.38%) Software Testing
9 6 (9.38%) Web Development
10 5 (7.81%) Change Management
10 5 (7.81%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (4.69%) BDD
12 3 (4.69%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (37.50%) SQL
2 10 (15.63%) Java
3 4 (6.25%) C#
4 1 (1.56%) C++
4 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (28.13%) ISTQB
2 15 (23.44%) ISEB
3 8 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (60.94%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (32.81%) Oracle
2 6 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.25%) TIBCO
3 4 (6.25%) Tableau
4 2 (3.13%) HP
5 1 (1.56%) Avaya
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