The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 193 162 133
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -29
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 78 64 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.01% 1.09% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 1.39% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 70 46 82
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -5.38%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6309 4620 4392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 81.80% 79.01% 76.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4903 3590 3665
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 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
Performance Testing
England

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -18 69 £45,000 +18.42% 4
North Yorkshire -19 5 £32,500 +8.33%
South Yorkshire - 4 £31,250 -
Performance Testing
England

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 43 (41.75%) SQL Server
2 40 (38.83%) .NET
2 40 (38.83%) C#
3 37 (35.92%) ASP.NET
4 36 (34.95%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (33.98%) .NET Framework
6 32 (31.07%) JavaScript
7 31 (30.10%) HTML
7 31 (30.10%) CSS
7 31 (30.10%) QA
7 31 (30.10%) jQuery
8 28 (27.18%) ISEB
9 26 (25.24%) WCF
9 26 (25.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 21 (20.39%) Degree
11 20 (19.42%) MS Excel
12 18 (17.48%) Software Testing
13 17 (16.50%) SQL
14 16 (15.53%) Oracle
14 16 (15.53%) Microsoft
14 16 (15.53%) User Acceptance Testing
15 14 (13.59%) Computer Science
15 14 (13.59%) Test Strategy
16 13 (12.62%) OO
17 12 (11.65%) Windows
17 12 (11.65%) Automation Testing
17 12 (11.65%) ISTQB
17 12 (11.65%) Load Testing
18 11 (10.68%) Test Management
18 11 (10.68%) XML

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 4 (3.88%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (2.91%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (1.94%) IIS
4 1 (0.97%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.97%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.97%) Lync
Applications
1 20 (19.42%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.91%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.91%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.91%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.85%) Internet
2 4 (3.88%) FTP
3 2 (1.94%) WAN
4 1 (0.97%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.97%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.97%) VLAN
4 1 (0.97%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (41.75%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (3.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (9.71%) Selenium
1 10 (9.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (7.77%) WebDriver
2 8 (7.77%) QuickTest Pro
3 7 (6.80%) Visual Studio
4 6 (5.83%) LoadRunner
5 3 (2.91%) JMeter
5 3 (2.91%) WATIR
6 1 (0.97%) Selenium IDE
General
1 8 (7.77%) Finance
2 5 (4.85%) Billing
2 5 (4.85%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.91%) Banking
4 1 (0.97%) Retail
4 1 (0.97%) Retail Banking
4 1 (0.97%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (33.01%) Developer
2 28 (27.18%) Senior Developer
3 24 (23.30%) .NET Developer
3 24 (23.30%) Analyst
3 24 (23.30%) Test Analyst
4 19 (18.45%) Senior .NET Developer
5 11 (10.68%) Test Manager
5 11 (10.68%) Tester
6 9 (8.74%) C# Developer
6 9 (8.74%) Senior C# Developer
6 9 (8.74%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (7.77%) Senior Analyst
7 8 (7.77%) Senior Test Analyst
8 7 (6.80%) Senior Web Developer
8 7 (6.80%) Web Applications Developer
8 7 (6.80%) Senior Applications Developer
8 7 (6.80%) Lead Test Analyst
8 7 (6.80%) Applications Developer
8 7 (6.80%) Web Developer
8 7 (6.80%) Senior Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (38.83%) .NET
2 37 (35.92%) ASP.NET
3 35 (33.98%) .NET Framework
4 31 (30.10%) CSS
4 31 (30.10%) jQuery
4 31 (30.10%) HTML
5 26 (25.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 26 (25.24%) WCF
6 11 (10.68%) XML
7 9 (8.74%) Web Services
8 4 (3.88%) WinForms
8 4 (3.88%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.97%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.59%) Computer Science
2 7 (6.80%) IVR
3 5 (4.85%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.85%) Client/Server
3 5 (4.85%) N-Tier
4 4 (3.88%) NHS
4 4 (3.88%) DTV
4 4 (3.88%) STB
4 4 (3.88%) Open Source
4 4 (3.88%) Equities
5 1 (0.97%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.65%) Windows
2 11 (10.68%) UNIX
3 6 (5.83%) Linux
4 5 (4.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.88%) Android
5 4 (3.88%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.88%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.97%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.97%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (34.95%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (17.48%) Software Testing
3 16 (15.53%) User Acceptance Testing
4 14 (13.59%) Test Strategy
5 13 (12.62%) OO
6 12 (11.65%) Load Testing
6 12 (11.65%) Automation Testing
7 11 (10.68%) Test Management
8 10 (9.71%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (9.71%) Scrum
9 9 (8.74%) Software Engineering
10 8 (7.77%) Automated Testing
10 8 (7.77%) Non-Functional Testing
10 8 (7.77%) System Testing
10 8 (7.77%) Migration
11 7 (6.80%) Incident Management
11 7 (6.80%) Test Automation
11 7 (6.80%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (6.80%) Test Scripting
12 6 (5.83%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (38.83%) C#
2 32 (31.07%) JavaScript
3 17 (16.50%) SQL
4 9 (8.74%) Java
5 6 (5.83%) C++
5 6 (5.83%) Python
6 5 (4.85%) C
7 2 (1.94%) Perl
8 1 (0.97%) VB
8 1 (0.97%) Tcl
8 1 (0.97%) AWK
Qualifications
1 28 (27.18%) ISEB
2 21 (20.39%) Degree
3 12 (11.65%) ISTQB
4 5 (4.85%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.91%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.91%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (1.94%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (30.10%) QA
2 3 (2.91%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.97%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.97%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (4.85%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.91%) Oracle EDQ
3 1 (0.97%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (15.53%) Oracle
1 16 (15.53%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.77%) Citrix
3 3 (2.91%) Siebel
4 2 (1.94%) TIBCO
4 2 (1.94%) Business Objects
4 2 (1.94%) Cognos
5 1 (0.97%) HP
5 1 (0.97%) Cognizant
West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus+HC+Pension= £100K Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Dependent on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Talent Spa
Salary: Up to £50k pa depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago