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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 195 213 190
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -23
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 63 27 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.90% 0.42% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 0.50% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 44 20 28
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,050 £53,250 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
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
6083 5382 4761
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 86.73% 82.83% 80.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4990 4108 3943
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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
(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 +12 35 £40,000 -11.11% 6
North Yorkshire +24 22 £30,000 -7.69% 1
South Yorkshire - 5 £25,750 - 3
Performance Testing
England

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 82 (75.93%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (73.15%) QA
3 40 (37.04%) Test Strategy
4 39 (36.11%) Selenium
5 37 (34.26%) MS Excel
6 34 (31.48%) TDD
7 33 (30.56%) JIRA
7 33 (30.56%) Test Planning
8 32 (29.63%) Microsoft
9 31 (28.70%) JMeter
9 31 (28.70%) eggPlant
10 30 (27.78%) Unit Testing
10 30 (27.78%) NUnit
11 28 (25.93%) Test Automation
11 28 (25.93%) Configuration Management
11 28 (25.93%) JUnit
11 28 (25.93%) Agile Testing
11 28 (25.93%) Non-Functional Testing
11 28 (25.93%) Line Management
12 27 (25.00%) SQL
12 27 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
13 26 (24.07%) Test Management
13 26 (24.07%) HP
14 25 (23.15%) QuickTest Pro
14 25 (23.15%) Management Information System
14 25 (23.15%) Usability Testing
14 25 (23.15%) Team Foundation Server
15 24 (22.22%) Business Analysis
16 19 (17.59%) People Management
17 18 (16.67%) Mentoring

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 8 (7.41%) IIS
2 7 (6.48%) Apache
3 2 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 37 (34.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.93%) MS Project
2 1 (0.93%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.93%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.93%) LDAP
1 1 (0.93%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.26%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.33%) Big Data
3 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 39 (36.11%) Selenium
2 33 (30.56%) JIRA
3 31 (28.70%) JMeter
3 31 (28.70%) eggPlant
4 30 (27.78%) NUnit
5 28 (25.93%) JUnit
6 25 (23.15%) QuickTest Pro
6 25 (23.15%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (4.63%) WatiN
8 4 (3.70%) WebDriver
8 4 (3.70%) Subversion
8 4 (3.70%) Git (software)
8 4 (3.70%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.85%) WebLOAD
10 1 (0.93%) FitNesse
10 1 (0.93%) Firebug
10 1 (0.93%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.93%) MSTest
General
1 12 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (2.78%) Banking
2 3 (2.78%) Retail
3 2 (1.85%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.93%) Legal
4 1 (0.93%) Games
4 1 (0.93%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (43.52%) Analyst
2 45 (41.67%) Test Analyst
3 25 (23.15%) Performance Analyst
3 25 (23.15%) Performance Test Analyst
4 21 (19.44%) Tester
5 13 (12.04%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
6 11 (10.19%) Test Team Leader
6 11 (10.19%) Team Leader
7 9 (8.33%) Test Manager
8 8 (7.41%) Performance Tester
8 8 (7.41%) Test Engineer
8 8 (7.41%) Test Leader
9 7 (6.48%) Performance Engineer
9 7 (6.48%) Software Tester
9 7 (6.48%) Performance Test Engineer
10 6 (5.56%) Developer
11 5 (4.63%) Graduate
11 5 (4.63%) Junior
11 5 (4.63%) .NET Developer
11 5 (4.63%) Junior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.41%) .NET
2 5 (4.63%) ASP.NET
2 5 (4.63%) XML
2 5 (4.63%) WinForms
2 5 (4.63%) WCF
2 5 (4.63%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (1.85%) Web Services
4 1 (0.93%) HTML
4 1 (0.93%) CSS
4 1 (0.93%) WPF
4 1 (0.93%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 25 (23.15%) Management Information System
2 13 (12.04%) Replication
3 12 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (10.19%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (7.41%) Open Source
6 7 (6.48%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.78%) Video on Demand
7 3 (2.78%) W3C
8 1 (0.93%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.93%) Clustering
8 1 (0.93%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.70%) UNIX
1 4 (3.70%) Linux
2 2 (1.85%) Android
2 2 (1.85%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (75.93%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (37.04%) Test Strategy
3 34 (31.48%) TDD
4 33 (30.56%) Test Planning
5 30 (27.78%) Unit Testing
6 28 (25.93%) Configuration Management
6 28 (25.93%) Line Management
6 28 (25.93%) Non-Functional Testing
6 28 (25.93%) Agile Testing
6 28 (25.93%) Test Automation
7 26 (24.07%) Test Management
8 25 (23.15%) Usability Testing
9 24 (22.22%) Business Analysis
10 19 (17.59%) People Management
11 18 (16.67%) Mentoring
12 9 (8.33%) DevOps
12 9 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (6.48%) MVC
13 7 (6.48%) Automated Testing
13 7 (6.48%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 27 (25.00%) SQL
2 7 (6.48%) C#
3 6 (5.56%) Java
4 1 (0.93%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (15.74%) ISEB
2 12 (11.11%) ISTQB
3 7 (6.48%) Degree
4 4 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (73.15%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 27 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (3.70%) Puppet
2 4 (3.70%) Vagrant
2 4 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 26 (24.07%) HP
3 14 (12.96%) Oracle
4 2 (1.85%) Cognos
5 1 (0.93%) Avaya
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Capita
Salary: Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + £4 bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago