The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 38 71 49
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -22
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 13 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 3.51% 0.35% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.39% 0.40% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 6
Average salary £27,500 £33,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.91% +11.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
Performance Testing
North 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 York region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
296 500 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 80.00% 87.87% 83.37%
Number of salaries quoted 248 268 224
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in York

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the York region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in York

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in York

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the York region.

Performance Testing Salary Trend in York

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the York 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 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
1 30 (90.91%) Selenium
2 25 (75.76%) Test Management
3 23 (69.70%) QA
4 21 (63.64%) Test Automation
4 21 (63.64%) JIRA
4 21 (63.64%) TDD
5 20 (60.61%) JMeter
5 20 (60.61%) Test Strategy
5 20 (60.61%) eggPlant
6 19 (57.58%) Test Planning
6 19 (57.58%) HP Quality Center
6 19 (57.58%) Team Foundation Server
6 19 (57.58%) Business Analysis
6 19 (57.58%) Usability Testing
6 19 (57.58%) Management Information System
6 19 (57.58%) QuickTest Pro
6 19 (57.58%) MS Excel
6 19 (57.58%) Microsoft
6 19 (57.58%) HP
7 9 (27.27%) Software Testing
8 8 (24.24%) Manual Testing
8 8 (24.24%) SQL
8 8 (24.24%) .NET
8 8 (24.24%) MVC
8 8 (24.24%) Automated Testing
9 7 (21.21%) C#
9 7 (21.21%) HTML
9 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
9 7 (21.21%) CSS

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the York 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 1 (3.03%) IIS
1 1 (3.03%) Apache
Applications
1 19 (57.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (90.91%) Selenium
2 21 (63.64%) JIRA
3 20 (60.61%) JMeter
3 20 (60.61%) eggPlant
4 19 (57.58%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (57.58%) QuickTest Pro
5 7 (21.21%) Firebug
6 2 (6.06%) WebLOAD
6 2 (6.06%) NUnit
7 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
7 1 (3.03%) MSTest
Job Titles
1 29 (87.88%) Analyst
2 27 (81.82%) Test Analyst
3 19 (57.58%) Performance Analyst
3 19 (57.58%) Performance Test Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Tester
5 2 (6.06%) Web Tester
5 2 (6.06%) Quality Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Performance Test Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Cognos Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Performance Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) .NET
2 7 (21.21%) CSS
2 7 (21.21%) HTML
3 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.03%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 19 (57.58%) Management Information System
2 6 (18.18%) N-Tier
3 3 (9.09%) W3C
4 1 (3.03%) Replication
4 1 (3.03%) Open Source
4 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (75.76%) Test Management
3 21 (63.64%) Test Automation
3 21 (63.64%) TDD
4 20 (60.61%) Test Strategy
5 19 (57.58%) Business Analysis
5 19 (57.58%) Usability Testing
5 19 (57.58%) Test Planning
6 9 (27.27%) Software Testing
7 8 (24.24%) Automated Testing
7 8 (24.24%) Manual Testing
7 8 (24.24%) MVC
8 7 (21.21%) Test Scripting
8 7 (21.21%) Security Testing
9 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
9 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
9 2 (6.06%) System Testing
9 2 (6.06%) Waterfall
10 1 (3.03%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) SQL
2 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
2 7 (21.21%) C#
3 6 (18.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) ISEB
1 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
1 1 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (69.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 19 (57.58%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) Microsoft
1 19 (57.58%) HP
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle
2 1 (3.03%) Cognos
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