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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 40 67 45
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -22
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 20 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 4.10% 0.22% 3.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.99% 0.24% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 13
Average salary £37,500 £26,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.50% -11.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
401 416 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 82.17% 91.03% 81.54%
Number of salaries quoted 314 253 259
Average salary £40,000 £40,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.62% +7.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Salary Histogram in York

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the York region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in York

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 25 (86.21%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (82.76%) QA
2 24 (82.76%) JIRA
3 23 (79.31%) Test Strategy
3 23 (79.31%) JMeter
3 23 (79.31%) eggPlant
4 21 (72.41%) Selenium
5 20 (68.97%) Test Automation
6 18 (62.07%) Test Planning
6 18 (62.07%) Usability Testing
6 18 (62.07%) Test Management
6 18 (62.07%) TDD
6 18 (62.07%) Business Analysis
6 18 (62.07%) MS Excel
6 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
6 18 (62.07%) HP
6 18 (62.07%) HP Quality Center
6 18 (62.07%) QuickTest Pro
6 18 (62.07%) Team Foundation Server
6 18 (62.07%) Management Information System
7 5 (17.24%) Replication
7 5 (17.24%) Open Source
7 5 (17.24%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (17.24%) ISEB
7 5 (17.24%) IIS
7 5 (17.24%) Apache
8 3 (10.34%) Software Testing
8 3 (10.34%) Manual Testing
8 3 (10.34%) W3C
9 2 (6.90%) Security Testing

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 5 (17.24%) IIS
1 5 (17.24%) Apache
Applications
1 18 (62.07%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 24 (82.76%) JIRA
2 23 (79.31%) JMeter
2 23 (79.31%) eggPlant
3 21 (72.41%) Selenium
4 18 (62.07%) QuickTest Pro
4 18 (62.07%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (6.90%) WebLOAD
6 1 (3.45%) Firebug
6 1 (3.45%) MSTest
6 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 22 (75.86%) Analyst
2 20 (68.97%) Test Analyst
3 18 (62.07%) Performance Analyst
3 18 (62.07%) Performance Test Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Performance Test Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Test Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Performance Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Tester
6 2 (6.90%) Quality Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Agile Test Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Cognos Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Manual Tester
7 1 (3.45%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) HTML
1 1 (3.45%) CSS
1 1 (3.45%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 18 (62.07%) Management Information System
2 5 (17.24%) Replication
2 5 (17.24%) Open Source
2 5 (17.24%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (10.34%) W3C
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) Video on Demand
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (86.21%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (79.31%) Test Strategy
3 20 (68.97%) Test Automation
4 18 (62.07%) Test Planning
4 18 (62.07%) TDD
4 18 (62.07%) Business Analysis
4 18 (62.07%) Usability Testing
4 18 (62.07%) Test Management
5 3 (10.34%) Software Testing
5 3 (10.34%) Manual Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Security Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Integration Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Test Scripting
7 1 (3.45%) System Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.45%) Automation Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Black-Box Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) C#
2 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) ISEB
2 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (82.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 18 (62.07%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
1 18 (62.07%) HP
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle
2 1 (3.45%) Cognos
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