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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 201 225 158
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -67
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 40 27 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.60% 0.38% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.46% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 37 22 51
Average salary £44,500 £50,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.00% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
5958 5926 4515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 88.73% 82.53% 85.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4892 4591 3531
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
South Yorkshire - 20 £44,500 - 1
West Yorkshire +4 19 £47,500 -5.00% 6
East Yorkshire - 1 £32,000 -
Performance Testing
England

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 48 (57.83%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (38.55%) Finance
3 30 (36.14%) Test Management
4 29 (34.94%) Software Testing
4 29 (34.94%) SQL
5 28 (33.73%) ISTQB
5 28 (33.73%) HP Quality Center
6 24 (28.92%) JIRA
7 23 (27.71%) Test Planning
8 21 (25.30%) ISEB
8 21 (25.30%) Java
8 21 (25.30%) Banking
9 20 (24.10%) SDLC
10 19 (22.89%) Load Testing
10 19 (22.89%) Selenium
11 18 (21.69%) Linux
12 17 (20.48%) JavaScript
12 17 (20.48%) Test Scripting
12 17 (20.48%) QA
12 17 (20.48%) Penetration Testing
12 17 (20.48%) Automated Testing
12 17 (20.48%) Test Automation
13 16 (19.28%) Test Strategy
13 16 (19.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 16 (19.28%) HTML
14 14 (16.87%) HP UFT
15 12 (14.46%) Open Source
15 12 (14.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 11 (13.25%) CentOS
16 11 (13.25%) Opscode Chef

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 5 (6.02%) Apache
2 3 (3.61%) IIS
3 2 (2.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.41%) MS Project
2 1 (1.20%) MS Office
2 1 (1.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.41%) HTTP
1 2 (2.41%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.20%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.43%) Hadoop
2 4 (4.82%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.41%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.41%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.20%) Big Data
4 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.20%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (28.92%) JIRA
2 19 (22.89%) Selenium
3 14 (16.87%) HP UFT
4 8 (9.64%) LoadRunner
5 7 (8.43%) JMeter
5 7 (8.43%) Firebug
6 4 (4.82%) FitNesse
6 4 (4.82%) JUnit
7 3 (3.61%) Eclipse
7 3 (3.61%) TestNG
7 3 (3.61%) WebDriver
8 2 (2.41%) Toad
9 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.20%) NUnit
9 1 (1.20%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.20%) Facilita Forecast
9 1 (1.20%) LoadUI
General
1 32 (38.55%) Finance
2 21 (25.30%) Banking
3 4 (4.82%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.82%) Games
4 3 (3.61%) Legal
4 3 (3.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (33.73%) Test Manager
2 23 (27.71%) Test Analyst
2 23 (27.71%) Analyst
3 10 (12.05%) Tester
4 7 (8.43%) Software Tester
5 5 (6.02%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (6.02%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (6.02%) Developer
5 5 (6.02%) Senior Test Analyst
5 5 (6.02%) Test Leader
6 4 (4.82%) Test Team Leader
6 4 (4.82%) Team Leader
6 4 (4.82%) Java Developer
7 3 (3.61%) Senior Manager
7 3 (3.61%) Test Specialist
7 3 (3.61%) Senior Tester
7 3 (3.61%) QA Analyst
7 3 (3.61%) Senior Software Tester
7 3 (3.61%) Automated Tester
8 2 (2.41%) Senior Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (19.28%) HTML
2 11 (13.25%) .NET
3 10 (12.05%) ASP.NET
3 10 (12.05%) CSS
4 8 (9.64%) Web Services
5 7 (8.43%) SOAP
5 7 (8.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (8.43%) LAMP
5 7 (8.43%) Spring
6 5 (6.02%) XML
7 3 (3.61%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.20%) Dojo
8 1 (1.20%) JSP
8 1 (1.20%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.43%) N-Tier
2 4 (4.82%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.41%) GIS
4 1 (1.20%) Clustering
4 1 (1.20%) Blog
4 1 (1.20%) DataPower
4 1 (1.20%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (21.69%) Linux
2 12 (14.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (13.25%) CentOS
4 7 (8.43%) Windows
5 4 (4.82%) Solaris
5 4 (4.82%) Debian
5 4 (4.82%) Ubuntu
6 3 (3.61%) UNIX
7 2 (2.41%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (57.83%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (36.14%) Test Management
3 29 (34.94%) Software Testing
4 23 (27.71%) Test Planning
5 20 (24.10%) SDLC
6 19 (22.89%) Load Testing
7 17 (20.48%) Test Scripting
7 17 (20.48%) Penetration Testing
7 17 (20.48%) Automated Testing
7 17 (20.48%) Test Automation
8 16 (19.28%) Test Strategy
9 12 (14.46%) Open Source
10 11 (13.25%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (12.05%) Manual Testing
12 8 (9.64%) Functional Testing
12 8 (9.64%) Mentoring
13 7 (8.43%) People Management
13 7 (8.43%) Web Testing
13 7 (8.43%) Security Testing
13 7 (8.43%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 29 (34.94%) SQL
2 21 (25.30%) Java
3 17 (20.48%) JavaScript
4 11 (13.25%) Python
5 10 (12.05%) PHP
6 8 (9.64%) C#
7 7 (8.43%) Perl
7 7 (8.43%) Ruby
7 7 (8.43%) PowerShell
7 7 (8.43%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.61%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.41%) VBScript
9 2 (2.41%) VB
10 1 (1.20%) C++
Qualifications
1 28 (33.73%) ISTQB
2 21 (25.30%) ISEB
3 16 (19.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (4.82%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (2.41%) IBM Certification
6 1 (1.20%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (20.48%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 28 (33.73%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (13.25%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (8.43%) Graphite
3 7 (8.43%) Rundeck
4 4 (4.82%) Puppet
4 4 (4.82%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.20%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.20%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 11 (13.25%) HP
2 8 (9.64%) Red Hat
3 7 (8.43%) Oracle
4 2 (2.41%) IBM
4 2 (2.41%) VMware
4 2 (2.41%) Splunk
5 1 (1.20%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.20%) SAP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago