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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 184 203 224
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +21
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 67 67 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.07% 0.94% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 1.06% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 52 50 19
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
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
5474 6316 5666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 87.25% 88.39% 85.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4557 5195 4296
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +4 37 £55,000 +37.50% 6
North Yorkshire +4 11 £48,750 +62.50% 3
South Yorkshire +6 3 £32,500 -26.96%
East Yorkshire -2 2 £46,250 +44.53%
Performance Testing
England

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 71 (55.91%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (39.37%) Java
3 42 (33.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 40 (31.50%) ISEB
5 36 (28.35%) SDLC
6 35 (27.56%) LoadRunner
7 33 (25.98%) SOA
8 32 (25.20%) Load Testing
9 31 (24.41%) ISTQB
10 30 (23.62%) Selenium
11 29 (22.83%) N-Tier
12 28 (22.05%) Software Testing
12 28 (22.05%) Test Management
12 28 (22.05%) Test Scripting
13 27 (21.26%) JIRA
13 27 (21.26%) .NET
14 26 (20.47%) SQL
14 26 (20.47%) Windows
14 26 (20.47%) HP
15 25 (19.69%) Finance
16 23 (18.11%) QA
16 23 (18.11%) System Integration Testing
17 22 (17.32%) BDD
18 21 (16.54%) Apple iOS
18 21 (16.54%) Android
18 21 (16.54%) TDD
19 20 (15.75%) Service Delivery
19 20 (15.75%) JMeter
19 20 (15.75%) Degree
19 20 (15.75%) Computer Science

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 14 (11.02%) WebSphere
2 12 (9.45%) IIS
2 12 (9.45%) JBoss
3 4 (3.15%) Node.js
4 2 (1.57%) Confluence
5 1 (0.79%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (3.15%) MS Excel
1 4 (3.15%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.09%) HTTP
2 3 (2.36%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.57%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.45%) Big Data
2 7 (5.51%) Hadoop
3 5 (3.94%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.15%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.15%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.57%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.79%) GIS
6 1 (0.79%) MySQL
6 1 (0.79%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 35 (27.56%) LoadRunner
2 30 (23.62%) Selenium
3 27 (21.26%) JIRA
4 20 (15.75%) JMeter
5 13 (10.24%) Introscope
6 10 (7.87%) Firebug
7 6 (4.72%) Jenkins
8 5 (3.94%) Rational Performance Tester
8 5 (3.94%) SoapUI
9 4 (3.15%) Appium
9 4 (3.15%) Calabash
9 4 (3.15%) Git (software)
9 4 (3.15%) HP UFT
9 4 (3.15%) Hudson
9 4 (3.15%) SilkTest
9 4 (3.15%) WebDriver
10 3 (2.36%) Gatling
10 3 (2.36%) JBehave
11 2 (1.57%) Cucumber
11 2 (1.57%) MSTest
General
1 25 (19.69%) Finance
2 16 (12.60%) Banking
3 8 (6.30%) Retail
4 3 (2.36%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.57%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (26.77%) Tester
2 33 (25.98%) Analyst
3 32 (25.20%) Test Analyst
4 25 (19.69%) Test Engineer
5 24 (18.90%) Performance Tester
6 20 (15.75%) Technical Engineer
7 17 (13.39%) Test Manager
8 13 (10.24%) Architect
9 11 (8.66%) Performance Architect
10 8 (6.30%) Senior Analyst
10 8 (6.30%) Senior Test Analyst
11 7 (5.51%) Performance Analyst
11 7 (5.51%) Performance Test Analyst
11 7 (5.51%) Web Tester
12 5 (3.94%) Agile Test Analyst
12 5 (3.94%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
12 5 (3.94%) Test Leader
13 4 (3.15%) QA Leader
13 4 (3.15%) Software Tester
14 3 (2.36%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (21.26%) .NET
2 16 (12.60%) XML
3 15 (11.81%) HTML
4 13 (10.24%) Ajax
4 13 (10.24%) J2EE
5 12 (9.45%) SOAP
6 10 (7.87%) CSS
7 8 (6.30%) ASP.NET
7 8 (6.30%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (4.72%) LAMP
9 5 (3.94%) Web Services
10 4 (3.15%) .NET Framework
10 4 (3.15%) Behat
10 4 (3.15%) RabbitMQ
11 2 (1.57%) DOM
12 1 (0.79%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 29 (22.83%) N-Tier
2 20 (15.75%) Computer Science
3 13 (10.24%) User Experience
4 6 (4.72%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.94%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.57%) Informatics
6 2 (1.57%) NHS
6 2 (1.57%) PKI
6 2 (1.57%) W3C
7 1 (0.79%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.79%) Cybercrime
7 1 (0.79%) IVR
7 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 26 (20.47%) Windows
2 21 (16.54%) Android
2 21 (16.54%) Apple iOS
3 12 (9.45%) Linux
4 4 (3.15%) Unix
5 3 (2.36%) CentOS
5 3 (2.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.57%) AIX
6 2 (1.57%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (55.91%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (28.35%) SDLC
3 33 (25.98%) SOA
4 32 (25.20%) Load Testing
5 28 (22.05%) Software Testing
5 28 (22.05%) Test Management
5 28 (22.05%) Test Scripting
6 23 (18.11%) System Integration Testing
7 22 (17.32%) BDD
8 21 (16.54%) TDD
9 20 (15.75%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (15.75%) Requirements Analysis
9 20 (15.75%) Service Delivery
9 20 (15.75%) Software Architecture
10 19 (14.96%) Automated Testing
10 19 (14.96%) Non-Functional Testing
11 18 (14.17%) Functional Testing
11 18 (14.17%) Test Strategy
12 16 (12.60%) Test Planning
13 15 (11.81%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 50 (39.37%) Java
2 26 (20.47%) SQL
3 17 (13.39%) JavaScript
4 16 (12.60%) C#
5 9 (7.09%) Python
5 9 (7.09%) Ruby
6 7 (5.51%) PHP
7 5 (3.94%) Perl
8 4 (3.15%) C
9 3 (2.36%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.36%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.57%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.57%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 42 (33.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 40 (31.50%) ISEB
3 31 (24.41%) ISTQB
4 20 (15.75%) Degree
5 7 (5.51%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (1.57%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (18.11%) QA
2 2 (1.57%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 2 (1.57%) HL7
System Software
1 13 (10.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (14.17%) HP Quality Center
1 18 (14.17%) HP SiteScope
2 13 (10.24%) CA Wily
3 3 (2.36%) Graphite
3 3 (2.36%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.36%) Rundeck
4 1 (0.79%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.79%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 26 (20.47%) HP
2 19 (14.96%) Oracle
3 13 (10.24%) Citrix
3 13 (10.24%) Dynatrace
3 13 (10.24%) VMware
4 8 (6.30%) Microsoft
5 7 (5.51%) IBM
6 3 (2.36%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.79%) Cisco
7 1 (0.79%) Splunk
7 1 (0.79%) Verint
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