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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 205 203 199
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 60 37 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.84% 0.60% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 0.72% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 42 31 29
Average salary £41,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.15% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £30,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
6150 5159 4936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 85.77% 83.70% 79.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4984 3973 4112
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
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 19 December 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 19 December 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
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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 -22 22 £45,000 +38.46% 2
North Yorkshire +17 21 £37,500 +15.38% 1
South Yorkshire - 16 £34,000 -
Performance Testing
England

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 59 (67.82%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (66.67%) QA
3 37 (42.53%) Test Strategy
4 29 (33.33%) Selenium
5 27 (31.03%) JIRA
5 27 (31.03%) Test Planning
6 25 (28.74%) JMeter
6 25 (28.74%) eggPlant
7 24 (27.59%) Microsoft
8 22 (25.29%) MS Excel
8 22 (25.29%) TDD
9 20 (22.99%) Test Automation
10 19 (21.84%) Test Management
10 19 (21.84%) HP
10 19 (21.84%) Management Information System
10 19 (21.84%) HP Quality Center
10 19 (21.84%) QuickTest Pro
10 19 (21.84%) Team Foundation Server
11 18 (20.69%) NUnit
11 18 (20.69%) JUnit
11 18 (20.69%) Configuration Management
11 18 (20.69%) Business Analysis
11 18 (20.69%) Usability Testing
11 18 (20.69%) Unit Testing
11 18 (20.69%) Non-Functional Testing
11 18 (20.69%) Line Management
11 18 (20.69%) Agile Testing
12 16 (18.39%) SQL
13 14 (16.09%) Finance
13 14 (16.09%) People Management

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 8 (9.20%) IIS
2 7 (8.05%) Apache
3 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (25.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.15%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.15%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.34%) Big Data
2 6 (6.90%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.15%) Star Schema
4 1 (1.15%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 29 (33.33%) Selenium
2 27 (31.03%) JIRA
3 25 (28.74%) JMeter
3 25 (28.74%) eggPlant
4 19 (21.84%) QuickTest Pro
4 19 (21.84%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (20.69%) NUnit
5 18 (20.69%) JUnit
6 4 (4.60%) Subversion
6 4 (4.60%) WatiN
6 4 (4.60%) WebDriver
6 4 (4.60%) Git (software)
6 4 (4.60%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.30%) WebLOAD
8 1 (1.15%) FitNesse
8 1 (1.15%) Firebug
8 1 (1.15%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.15%) MSTest
General
1 14 (16.09%) Finance
2 1 (1.15%) Games
2 1 (1.15%) Banking
2 1 (1.15%) Retail
2 1 (1.15%) Marketing
2 1 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 32 (36.78%) Analyst
2 30 (34.48%) Test Analyst
3 18 (20.69%) Performance Analyst
3 18 (20.69%) Performance Test Analyst
4 16 (18.39%) Tester
5 14 (16.09%) Test Manager
6 8 (9.20%) Performance Tester
6 8 (9.20%) Test Engineer
6 8 (9.20%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
7 7 (8.05%) Performance Engineer
7 7 (8.05%) Performance Test Engineer
7 7 (8.05%) Developer
8 6 (6.90%) Software Tester
8 6 (6.90%) Test Leader
9 5 (5.75%) Test Team Leader
9 5 (5.75%) Graduate
9 5 (5.75%) Junior
9 5 (5.75%) Graduate Software Tester
9 5 (5.75%) Junior Software Tester
9 5 (5.75%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.75%) .NET
1 5 (5.75%) XML
2 4 (4.60%) ASP.NET
2 4 (4.60%) WinForms
2 4 (4.60%) WCF
2 4 (4.60%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (3.45%) HTML
4 2 (2.30%) Spring
5 1 (1.15%) WPF
5 1 (1.15%) CSS
5 1 (1.15%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.84%) Management Information System
2 12 (13.79%) Replication
2 12 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (12.64%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (8.05%) Open Source
5 5 (5.75%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.45%) W3C
6 3 (3.45%) Video on Demand
7 1 (1.15%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.90%) Linux
2 4 (4.60%) UNIX
3 2 (2.30%) Solaris
4 1 (1.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (67.82%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (42.53%) Test Strategy
3 27 (31.03%) Test Planning
4 22 (25.29%) TDD
5 20 (22.99%) Test Automation
6 19 (21.84%) Test Management
7 18 (20.69%) Usability Testing
7 18 (20.69%) Unit Testing
7 18 (20.69%) Business Analysis
7 18 (20.69%) Configuration Management
7 18 (20.69%) Non-Functional Testing
7 18 (20.69%) Line Management
7 18 (20.69%) Agile Testing
8 14 (16.09%) People Management
9 13 (14.94%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (12.64%) Mentoring
11 9 (10.34%) DevOps
12 7 (8.05%) Security Testing
13 6 (6.90%) Software Engineering
14 5 (5.75%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (18.39%) SQL
2 7 (8.05%) Java
3 6 (6.90%) C#
4 3 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (10.34%) ISEB
2 6 (6.90%) ISTQB
3 5 (5.75%) Degree
4 1 (1.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.15%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.15%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 19 (21.84%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (4.60%) Puppet
2 4 (4.60%) Vagrant
2 4 (4.60%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 19 (21.84%) HP
3 3 (3.45%) Oracle
3 3 (3.45%) Cognos
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