The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 216 216 158
Rank change year-on-year
0 -58
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 35 30 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.51% 0.42% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.51% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 32 26 46
Average salary £44,500 £48,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.29% +26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £24,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Performance Testing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6029 5856 4471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 88.00% 82.64% 84.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4951 4598 3454
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Performance Testing
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Performance Testing
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
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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
West Yorkshire -9 18 £47,500 -5.00% 5
South Yorkshire +15 14 £44,500 +93.47% 1
East Yorkshire - 2 £32,500 -
Performance Testing
England

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the 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 61 (64.89%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (35.11%) SQL
2 33 (35.11%) SDLC
3 32 (34.04%) Test Management
4 31 (32.98%) Finance
5 29 (30.85%) HP Quality Center
5 29 (30.85%) Software Testing
6 28 (29.79%) Java
7 27 (28.72%) ISTQB
8 26 (27.66%) Test Automation
9 25 (26.60%) QA
10 24 (25.53%) Selenium
10 24 (25.53%) ISEB
11 23 (24.47%) JIRA
12 22 (23.40%) Test Planning
13 20 (21.28%) Test Strategy
13 20 (21.28%) Test Scripting
13 20 (21.28%) Load Testing
13 20 (21.28%) HP UFT
14 18 (19.15%) .NET
15 17 (18.09%) JavaScript
15 17 (18.09%) Automated Testing
15 17 (18.09%) Banking
16 16 (17.02%) HTML
16 16 (17.02%) HP
17 15 (15.96%) Oracle
18 13 (13.83%) Linux
18 13 (13.83%) Penetration Testing
18 13 (13.83%) User Acceptance Testing
18 13 (13.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the 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 5 (5.32%) Apache
2 4 (4.26%) IIS
3 1 (1.06%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.06%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (9.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.13%) MS Project
2 2 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) BASE24
1 1 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.06%) ATM
1 1 (1.06%) HTTP
1 1 (1.06%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.51%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.26%) Oracle Database
2 4 (4.26%) DataStage
2 4 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (4.26%) Spotfire
2 4 (4.26%) QlikView
2 4 (4.26%) Pentaho
2 4 (4.26%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.06%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 24 (25.53%) Selenium
2 23 (24.47%) JIRA
3 20 (21.28%) HP UFT
4 12 (12.77%) JMeter
5 9 (9.57%) JUnit
6 8 (8.51%) LoadRunner
7 7 (7.45%) Firebug
8 6 (6.38%) NUnit
9 4 (4.26%) FitNesse
9 4 (4.26%) WebDriver
9 4 (4.26%) eggPlant
10 3 (3.19%) TestNG
10 3 (3.19%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (3.19%) Eclipse
11 2 (2.13%) Toad
12 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio
12 1 (1.06%) Facilita Forecast
12 1 (1.06%) LoadUI
12 1 (1.06%) Cucumber
12 1 (1.06%) Jenkins
General
1 31 (32.98%) Finance
2 17 (18.09%) Banking
3 4 (4.26%) Legal
3 4 (4.26%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.19%) Games
4 3 (3.19%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (38.30%) Analyst
1 36 (38.30%) Test Analyst
2 24 (25.53%) Test Manager
3 11 (11.70%) Tester
4 8 (8.51%) Developer
4 8 (8.51%) Software Tester
5 5 (5.32%) Team Leader
5 5 (5.32%) Test Team Leader
5 5 (5.32%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
6 4 (4.26%) Test Leader
6 4 (4.26%) Agile Test Analyst
6 4 (4.26%) Senior Test Analyst
6 4 (4.26%) Performance Analyst
6 4 (4.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (4.26%) Performance Test Analyst
6 4 (4.26%) Java Developer
6 4 (4.26%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (4.26%) Software Developer
7 3 (3.19%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (3.19%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (19.15%) .NET
2 16 (17.02%) HTML
3 10 (10.64%) ASP.NET
3 10 (10.64%) CSS
4 8 (8.51%) Web Services
5 7 (7.45%) Spring
5 7 (7.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (6.38%) SOAP
7 5 (5.32%) XML
8 4 (4.26%) LAMP
9 3 (3.19%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.06%) Dojo
10 1 (1.06%) WebSphere MQ
10 1 (1.06%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.45%) Client/Server
1 7 (7.45%) N-Tier
2 4 (4.26%) Data Integration
2 4 (4.26%) Visualisation
3 3 (3.19%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.06%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.06%) Replication
5 1 (1.06%) Clustering
5 1 (1.06%) Blog
5 1 (1.06%) DataPower
5 1 (1.06%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.83%) Linux
2 10 (10.64%) Windows
3 8 (8.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (7.45%) CentOS
5 5 (5.32%) UNIX
6 4 (4.26%) Solaris
7 3 (3.19%) Debian
7 3 (3.19%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.06%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (64.89%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (35.11%) SDLC
3 32 (34.04%) Test Management
4 29 (30.85%) Software Testing
5 26 (27.66%) Test Automation
6 22 (23.40%) Test Planning
7 20 (21.28%) Test Scripting
7 20 (21.28%) Test Strategy
7 20 (21.28%) Load Testing
8 17 (18.09%) Automated Testing
9 13 (13.83%) Penetration Testing
9 13 (13.83%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (10.64%) Functional Testing
10 10 (10.64%) Manual Testing
11 9 (9.57%) Open Source
11 9 (9.57%) Non-Functional Testing
11 9 (9.57%) Web Testing
12 8 (8.51%) Line Management
12 8 (8.51%) Mentoring
12 8 (8.51%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 33 (35.11%) SQL
2 28 (29.79%) Java
3 17 (18.09%) JavaScript
4 11 (11.70%) C#
5 7 (7.45%) Python
5 7 (7.45%) PHP
6 4 (4.26%) Ruby
6 4 (4.26%) PowerShell
6 4 (4.26%) Bash Shell
6 4 (4.26%) Perl
7 3 (3.19%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.13%) VBScript
8 2 (2.13%) VB
9 1 (1.06%) C++
Qualifications
1 27 (28.72%) ISTQB
2 24 (25.53%) ISEB
3 13 (13.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.06%) IBM Certification
4 1 (1.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (26.60%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 29 (30.85%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (7.45%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (4.26%) Graphite
3 4 (4.26%) Rundeck
4 3 (3.19%) Puppet
4 3 (3.19%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.06%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.06%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 16 (17.02%) HP
2 15 (15.96%) Oracle
3 7 (7.45%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.32%) Red Hat
5 4 (4.26%) TIBCO
5 4 (4.26%) Tableau
5 4 (4.26%) SAP
6 2 (2.13%) VMware
7 1 (1.06%) Splunk
7 1 (1.06%) IBM
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago