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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 175 221 219
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -2
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 57 38 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.01% 0.56% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 0.63% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 49 34 38
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £54,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +7.95%
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
5022 6048 6164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 89.38% 88.62% 86.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4187 4948 4821
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Yorkshire region citing Performance Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 June 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +53 43 £46,750 +19.87% 8
South Yorkshire +22 7 £47,500 +6.74% 1
North Yorkshire +15 6 £35,000 +27.27%
Performance Testing
England

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT jobs citing Performance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 80 (58.39%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (43.07%) Java
3 41 (29.93%) LoadRunner
4 38 (27.74%) ISEB
4 38 (27.74%) JMeter
4 38 (27.74%) ISTQB
4 38 (27.74%) System Integration Testing
4 38 (27.74%) SDLC
5 37 (27.01%) SQL
6 35 (25.55%) TDD
7 34 (24.82%) BDD
8 30 (21.90%) SOA
8 30 (21.90%) Finance
9 29 (21.17%) Scrum
10 26 (18.98%) JIRA
10 26 (18.98%) Continuous Integration
10 26 (18.98%) Test Automation
11 25 (18.25%) Gatling
11 25 (18.25%) Software Testing
12 24 (17.52%) Test Scripting
13 23 (16.79%) Oracle
13 23 (16.79%) Defect Management
14 22 (16.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 22 (16.06%) Jenkins
14 22 (16.06%) XML
14 22 (16.06%) Selenium
15 21 (15.33%) QA
15 21 (15.33%) Kanban
16 20 (14.60%) Linux
17 19 (13.87%) SOAP

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (6.57%) Confluence
1 9 (6.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (5.11%) IIS
2 7 (5.11%) JBoss
2 7 (5.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (2.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.73%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.11%) HTTP
2 5 (3.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.41%) MongoDB
2 15 (10.95%) Hadoop
3 7 (5.11%) Big Data
3 7 (5.11%) SQL Server
4 5 (3.65%) MySQL
5 2 (1.46%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.73%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 41 (29.93%) LoadRunner
2 38 (27.74%) JMeter
3 26 (18.98%) JIRA
4 25 (18.25%) Gatling
5 22 (16.06%) Jenkins
5 22 (16.06%) Selenium
6 18 (13.14%) SoapUI
7 15 (10.95%) Git (software)
8 10 (7.30%) Hudson
9 9 (6.57%) Cucumber
9 9 (6.57%) NeoLoad
9 9 (6.57%) Visual Studio
10 8 (5.84%) Bugzilla
10 8 (5.84%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (5.84%) Toad
11 7 (5.11%) Introscope
12 5 (3.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (3.65%) RSpec
12 5 (3.65%) Subversion
12 5 (3.65%) TestNG
General
1 30 (21.90%) Finance
2 15 (10.95%) Retail
3 3 (2.19%) Games
4 1 (0.73%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.73%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 52 (37.96%) Tester
2 35 (25.55%) Test Engineer
3 31 (22.63%) Performance Tester
4 23 (16.79%) Analyst
4 23 (16.79%) Test Analyst
5 15 (10.95%) Performance Engineer
5 15 (10.95%) Performance Test Engineer
6 11 (8.03%) Web Tester
7 10 (7.30%) Technical Engineer
8 9 (6.57%) SOA Tester
8 9 (6.57%) Software Tester
9 7 (5.11%) Architect
9 7 (5.11%) Performance Architect
9 7 (5.11%) Software Analyst
9 7 (5.11%) Software Engineer
9 7 (5.11%) Software Test Analyst
10 6 (4.38%) Developer
11 5 (3.65%) Consultant
11 5 (3.65%) Performance Test Consultant
11 5 (3.65%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (16.06%) XML
2 19 (13.87%) SOAP
3 14 (10.22%) HTML
4 13 (9.49%) .NET
5 11 (8.03%) CSS
5 11 (8.03%) RabbitMQ
5 11 (8.03%) WSDL
5 11 (8.03%) XSD
6 9 (6.57%) JMS
7 7 (5.11%) Ajax
7 7 (5.11%) J2EE
8 6 (4.38%) LAMP
8 6 (4.38%) REST
9 5 (3.65%) Node.js
10 4 (2.92%) Web Services
11 3 (2.19%) Behat
11 3 (2.19%) Gherkin
12 1 (0.73%) AngularJS
12 1 (0.73%) Dropwizard
12 1 (0.73%) RESTEasy
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.49%) Management Information System
2 11 (8.03%) N-Tier
3 10 (7.30%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (7.30%) Computer Science
4 8 (5.84%) Mobile App
4 8 (5.84%) Smartphone
5 7 (5.11%) User Experience
6 6 (4.38%) Cybercrime
7 4 (2.92%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.92%) iPad
8 1 (0.73%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 20 (14.60%) Linux
2 18 (13.14%) Android
2 18 (13.14%) Apple iOS
3 15 (10.95%) Unix
4 12 (8.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (58.39%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (27.74%) SDLC
2 38 (27.74%) System Integration Testing
3 35 (25.55%) TDD
4 34 (24.82%) BDD
5 30 (21.90%) SOA
6 29 (21.17%) Scrum
7 26 (18.98%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (18.98%) Test Automation
8 25 (18.25%) Software Testing
9 24 (17.52%) Test Scripting
10 23 (16.79%) Defect Management
11 21 (15.33%) Kanban
12 19 (13.87%) Integration Testing
13 17 (12.41%) Open Source
13 17 (12.41%) Waterfall
14 16 (11.68%) Test Strategy
15 15 (10.95%) Software Engineering
16 13 (9.49%) Load Testing
16 13 (9.49%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 59 (43.07%) Java
2 37 (27.01%) SQL
3 19 (13.87%) C#
4 16 (11.68%) Python
5 15 (10.95%) Ruby
6 11 (8.03%) JavaScript
7 6 (4.38%) PHP
8 5 (3.65%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.19%) Scala
10 2 (1.46%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (27.74%) ISEB
1 38 (27.74%) ISTQB
2 22 (16.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 10 (7.30%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (15.33%) QA
System Software
1 7 (5.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (5.11%) CA Wily
1 7 (5.11%) HP SiteScope
2 5 (3.65%) Puppet
3 4 (2.92%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.73%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.73%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 23 (16.79%) Oracle
2 8 (5.84%) HP
3 7 (5.11%) Citrix
3 7 (5.11%) Dynatrace
3 7 (5.11%) VMware
4 3 (2.19%) SOASTA, Inc
5 2 (1.46%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.73%) Cisco
6 1 (0.73%) Facebook
6 1 (0.73%) Google
6 1 (0.73%) Verint
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