The table below looks at the statistics for the Performance Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tester
Rank - 212 230
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Tester 0 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.19% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.20% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 2
Average salary - £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £35,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -30.00%
Performance Tester
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7145 5052 5616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.57% 94.70% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5671 4009 4624
Average salary £36,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Performance Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Tester in the job title across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Performance Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Performance Tester
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Performance Tester Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Performance Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Performance Tester in their job title 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 with Performance Tester in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) DSDM
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
1 4 (100.00%) NHS
1 4 (100.00%) DTV
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) WinForms
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Kanban
1 4 (100.00%) Android
1 4 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (100.00%) SaaS
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS

Performance Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Performance Tester in their job title 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 with Performance Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) WinForms
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) NHS
1 4 (100.00%) DTV
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Android
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) DSDM
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Kanban
1 4 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Testing
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) Line Management
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (100.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (100.00%) Degree