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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 226 158 170
Rank change year-on-year
-68 +12
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 27 61 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.38% 1.13% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 1.35% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 22 51 40
Average salary £50,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% +1.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
5746 4506 4569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 80.05% 83.11% 78.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4441 3532 3751
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 August 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 27 August 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
(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 -58 19 £50,000 +29.87% 3
North Yorkshire -8 8 £27,500 -12.00% 4
Performance Testing
England

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 42 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (34.04%) .NET
3 30 (31.91%) C#
4 29 (30.85%) SQL Server
5 28 (29.79%) ASP.NET
5 28 (29.79%) Test Strategy
6 22 (23.40%) .NET Framework
6 22 (23.40%) QA
7 21 (22.34%) Finance
7 21 (22.34%) MS Excel
7 21 (22.34%) HTML
7 21 (22.34%) JavaScript
7 21 (22.34%) SQL
8 19 (20.21%) CSS
8 19 (20.21%) jQuery
9 17 (18.09%) Automation Testing
9 17 (18.09%) Microsoft
9 17 (18.09%) Stakeholder Management
10 16 (17.02%) Degree
11 15 (15.96%) ISTQB
11 15 (15.96%) Selenium
11 15 (15.96%) Computer Science
11 15 (15.96%) Scrum
11 15 (15.96%) ISEB
12 14 (14.89%) OO
12 14 (14.89%) WCF
13 13 (13.83%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (12.77%) Software Testing
15 11 (11.70%) Windows
15 11 (11.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (4.26%) SAS
1 4 (4.26%) CMS
2 2 (2.13%) IIS
2 2 (2.13%) Apache
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 21 (22.34%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.06%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.06%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.26%) Internet
2 1 (1.06%) VLAN
2 1 (1.06%) LAN
2 1 (1.06%) WAN
2 1 (1.06%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (30.85%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.64%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.26%) DB2
5 2 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.13%) Star Schema
5 2 (2.13%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (15.96%) Selenium
2 10 (10.64%) WebDriver
3 9 (9.57%) JMeter
4 8 (8.51%) QuickTest Pro
4 8 (8.51%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (6.38%) LoadRunner
6 5 (5.32%) JUnit
6 5 (5.32%) WATIR
7 4 (4.26%) JIRA
7 4 (4.26%) eggPlant
7 4 (4.26%) NUnit
8 3 (3.19%) Subversion
8 3 (3.19%) WatiN
9 2 (2.13%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.06%) Maven
10 1 (1.06%) Selenium IDE
General
1 21 (22.34%) Finance
2 2 (2.13%) Banking
3 1 (1.06%) Billing
3 1 (1.06%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (30.85%) Developer
2 22 (23.40%) Test Manager
2 22 (23.40%) .NET Developer
3 15 (15.96%) Tester
4 14 (14.89%) Analyst
5 12 (12.77%) Test Analyst
6 11 (11.70%) Senior Developer
7 8 (8.51%) Test Engineer
7 8 (8.51%) Senior .NET Developer
8 6 (6.38%) Senior Test Engineer
8 6 (6.38%) Java Developer
8 6 (6.38%) Performance Tester
9 5 (5.32%) Web Developer
10 4 (4.26%) Test Team Leader
10 4 (4.26%) Graduate
10 4 (4.26%) C# Developer
10 4 (4.26%) Team Leader
10 4 (4.26%) Technical Tester
10 4 (4.26%) Senior C# Developer
10 4 (4.26%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (34.04%) .NET
2 28 (29.79%) ASP.NET
3 22 (23.40%) .NET Framework
4 21 (22.34%) HTML
5 19 (20.21%) CSS
5 19 (20.21%) jQuery
6 14 (14.89%) WCF
7 13 (13.83%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (11.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 9 (9.57%) WinForms
10 7 (7.45%) XML
11 5 (5.32%) Web Services
12 4 (4.26%) J2EE
12 4 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 4 (4.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 4 (4.26%) Ajax
13 2 (2.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.96%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.51%) Management Information System
3 7 (7.45%) Open Source
4 6 (6.38%) STB
4 6 (6.38%) NHS
4 6 (6.38%) DTV
5 5 (5.32%) Client/Server
6 4 (4.26%) N-Tier
6 4 (4.26%) Mainframe
6 4 (4.26%) VSAM
6 4 (4.26%) Data Extraction
7 3 (3.19%) IVR
7 3 (3.19%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (2.13%) Replication
8 2 (2.13%) Video on Demand
8 2 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.70%) Windows
2 9 (9.57%) Linux
3 7 (7.45%) UNIX
4 6 (6.38%) Apple iOS
4 6 (6.38%) Windows 8
4 6 (6.38%) Android
5 2 (2.13%) Solaris
6 1 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (29.79%) Test Strategy
3 17 (18.09%) Automation Testing
3 17 (18.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (15.96%) Scrum
5 14 (14.89%) OO
6 12 (12.77%) Software Testing
7 10 (10.64%) DSDM
7 10 (10.64%) MVC
8 9 (9.57%) Load Testing
9 8 (8.51%) Software Engineering
10 6 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (6.38%) DevOps
10 6 (6.38%) Agile Testing
10 6 (6.38%) Time Management
10 6 (6.38%) Kanban
11 5 (5.32%) Non-Functional Testing
11 5 (5.32%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (5.32%) Unit Testing
11 5 (5.32%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (31.91%) C#
2 21 (22.34%) JavaScript
2 21 (22.34%) SQL
3 8 (8.51%) Java
4 7 (7.45%) Python
5 5 (5.32%) C++
6 3 (3.19%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.06%) Perl
7 1 (1.06%) C
7 1 (1.06%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 16 (17.02%) Degree
2 15 (15.96%) ISEB
2 15 (15.96%) ISTQB
3 3 (3.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.06%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (23.40%) QA
2 3 (3.19%) SLA
3 1 (1.06%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (3.19%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 17 (18.09%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.45%) Oracle
3 3 (3.19%) Citrix
4 2 (2.13%) Cognos
4 2 (2.13%) HP
5 1 (1.06%) Siebel
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
York
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 7 days ago
North Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 12 days ago