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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 187 116 130
Rank change year-on-year
-71 +14
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 19 53 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.39% 1.47% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 1.75% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 18 43 39
Average salary £50,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.87% -3.75%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
4030 3023 3003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 82.40% 84.11% 80.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3114 2351 2515
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -72 6 £45,000 +16.88% 2
Performance Testing
Yorkshire

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 30 (38.96%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (37.66%) .NET
3 27 (35.06%) C#
4 26 (33.77%) SQL Server
5 25 (32.47%) ASP.NET
6 23 (29.87%) Test Strategy
7 22 (28.57%) .NET Framework
8 21 (27.27%) Finance
8 21 (27.27%) HTML
8 21 (27.27%) JavaScript
9 19 (24.68%) CSS
9 19 (24.68%) MS Excel
9 19 (24.68%) jQuery
10 17 (22.08%) Stakeholder Management
11 16 (20.78%) SQL
12 15 (19.48%) Scrum
12 15 (19.48%) ISTQB
13 14 (18.18%) Degree
13 14 (18.18%) Computer Science
13 14 (18.18%) OO
14 13 (16.88%) QA
15 12 (15.58%) Microsoft
15 12 (15.58%) Automation Testing
16 11 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 11 (14.29%) ISEB
16 11 (14.29%) Windows
16 11 (14.29%) WCF
17 10 (12.99%) DSDM
17 10 (12.99%) Relational Database
17 10 (12.99%) ASP.NET MVC

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (5.19%) SAS
1 4 (5.19%) CMS
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 19 (24.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.30%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.30%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.19%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (33.77%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.99%) Relational Database
3 6 (7.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (5.19%) DB2
5 2 (2.60%) Star Schema
5 2 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.60%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (7.79%) QuickTest Pro
1 6 (7.79%) LoadRunner
1 6 (7.79%) Selenium
1 6 (7.79%) WebDriver
1 6 (7.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.49%) WATIR
2 5 (6.49%) JMeter
2 5 (6.49%) JUnit
3 4 (5.19%) NUnit
4 3 (3.90%) Subversion
5 2 (2.60%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.30%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (1.30%) Maven
General
1 21 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (2.60%) Banking
3 1 (1.30%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 26 (33.77%) Developer
2 20 (25.97%) Test Manager
3 19 (24.68%) .NET Developer
4 15 (19.48%) Tester
5 11 (14.29%) Senior Developer
6 8 (10.39%) Senior .NET Developer
7 6 (7.79%) Test Engineer
7 6 (7.79%) Java Developer
7 6 (7.79%) Senior Test Engineer
7 6 (7.79%) Performance Tester
8 5 (6.49%) Analyst
8 5 (6.49%) Web Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Test Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) Graduate
9 4 (5.19%) Test Team Leader
9 4 (5.19%) C# Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Team Leader
9 4 (5.19%) Technical Tester
9 4 (5.19%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (37.66%) .NET
2 25 (32.47%) ASP.NET
3 22 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 21 (27.27%) HTML
5 19 (24.68%) CSS
5 19 (24.68%) jQuery
6 11 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 11 (14.29%) WCF
7 10 (12.99%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (9.09%) XML
9 6 (7.79%) WinForms
10 5 (6.49%) Web Services
11 4 (5.19%) J2EE
11 4 (5.19%) Ajax
11 4 (5.19%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 4 (5.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (2.60%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.79%) NHS
2 6 (7.79%) DTV
2 6 (7.79%) STB
2 6 (7.79%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.49%) Open Source
4 4 (5.19%) Mainframe
4 4 (5.19%) Client/Server
4 4 (5.19%) N-Tier
4 4 (5.19%) VSAM
4 4 (5.19%) Data Extraction
5 3 (3.90%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (2.60%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.29%) Windows
2 8 (10.39%) Linux
3 6 (7.79%) UNIX
3 6 (7.79%) Apple iOS
3 6 (7.79%) Android
3 6 (7.79%) Windows 8
4 2 (2.60%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (38.96%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (29.87%) Test Strategy
3 17 (22.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (19.48%) Scrum
5 14 (18.18%) OO
6 12 (15.58%) Automation Testing
7 10 (12.99%) DSDM
8 8 (10.39%) Load Testing
8 8 (10.39%) Software Engineering
9 7 (9.09%) MVC
10 6 (7.79%) Software Testing
10 6 (7.79%) Time Management
10 6 (7.79%) Kanban
10 6 (7.79%) Agile Testing
10 6 (7.79%) DevOps
11 5 (6.49%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (6.49%) Project Management
12 4 (5.19%) UML
12 4 (5.19%) RUP
12 4 (5.19%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 27 (35.06%) C#
2 21 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 16 (20.78%) SQL
4 7 (9.09%) Java
5 6 (7.79%) Python
6 4 (5.19%) C++
7 3 (3.90%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (19.48%) ISTQB
2 14 (18.18%) Degree
3 11 (14.29%) ISEB
4 2 (2.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.88%) QA
2 3 (3.90%) SLA
3 1 (1.30%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 12 (15.58%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.49%) Oracle
3 2 (2.60%) Citrix
3 2 (2.60%) Cognos
4 1 (1.30%) Siebel
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