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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 228 166 186
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +20
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 27 56 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.36% 1.05% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 1.23% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 17 51 37
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
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
6086 4551 4695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 82.25% 85.30% 80.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4743 3578 3838
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,495
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 September 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 September 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
North Yorkshire -6 14 £27,500 -12.00% 3
West Yorkshire -69 13 £50,000 +40.84% 4
Performance Testing
England

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 51 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (38.46%) Test Strategy
3 23 (29.49%) QA
4 21 (26.92%) Finance
4 21 (26.92%) .NET
5 19 (24.36%) SQL
5 19 (24.36%) MS Excel
6 18 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 18 (23.08%) SQL Server
7 17 (21.79%) C#
7 17 (21.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (21.79%) Selenium
8 16 (20.51%) ASP.NET
9 14 (17.95%) Automation Testing
10 13 (16.67%) JMeter
10 13 (16.67%) ISTQB
11 12 (15.38%) Scrum
11 12 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (14.10%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (14.10%) Degree
12 11 (14.10%) ISEB
13 10 (12.82%) QuickTest Pro
13 10 (12.82%) HTML
13 10 (12.82%) JavaScript
13 10 (12.82%) Computer Science
13 10 (12.82%) Relational Database
13 10 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server
14 9 (11.54%) eggPlant
14 9 (11.54%) Management Information System
14 9 (11.54%) MVC

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 5 (6.41%) IIS
2 4 (5.13%) Apache
2 4 (5.13%) SAS
2 4 (5.13%) CMS
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (24.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.28%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.82%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (5.13%) DB2
4 2 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.56%) Star Schema
4 2 (2.56%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.28%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (21.79%) Selenium
2 13 (16.67%) JMeter
3 10 (12.82%) QuickTest Pro
3 10 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (11.54%) JIRA
4 9 (11.54%) eggPlant
5 8 (10.26%) WebDriver
6 6 (7.69%) JUnit
7 5 (6.41%) LoadRunner
7 5 (6.41%) NUnit
8 4 (5.13%) WATIR
8 4 (5.13%) WatiN
9 3 (3.85%) Subversion
10 1 (1.28%) Maven
10 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.28%) Selenium IDE
General
1 21 (26.92%) Finance
2 2 (2.56%) Banking
3 1 (1.28%) Retail
3 1 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (24.36%) Developer
2 18 (23.08%) Test Manager
3 14 (17.95%) .NET Developer
4 13 (16.67%) Analyst
5 12 (15.38%) Tester
6 11 (14.10%) Test Analyst
7 10 (12.82%) Test Engineer
8 6 (7.69%) Senior Test Engineer
8 6 (7.69%) Java Developer
9 5 (6.41%) Performance Analyst
9 5 (6.41%) Performance Test Analyst
10 4 (5.13%) Performance Test Engineer
10 4 (5.13%) Technical Developer
10 4 (5.13%) Technical Tester
10 4 (5.13%) Performance Engineer
10 4 (5.13%) Team Leader
10 4 (5.13%) Performance Tester
10 4 (5.13%) Test Team Leader
10 4 (5.13%) Graduate
11 3 (3.85%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (26.92%) .NET
2 16 (20.51%) ASP.NET
3 12 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (12.82%) HTML
5 9 (11.54%) .NET Framework
6 8 (10.26%) jQuery
6 8 (10.26%) WinForms
6 8 (10.26%) CSS
7 7 (8.97%) WCF
8 5 (6.41%) XML
9 4 (5.13%) J2EE
9 4 (5.13%) Ajax
9 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (3.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 2 (2.56%) Web Services
11 2 (2.56%) Spring
12 1 (1.28%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.10%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.82%) Computer Science
3 9 (11.54%) Management Information System
4 8 (10.26%) Open Source
5 6 (7.69%) STB
6 5 (6.41%) Replication
7 4 (5.13%) VSAM
7 4 (5.13%) NHS
7 4 (5.13%) DTV
7 4 (5.13%) Mainframe
7 4 (5.13%) Data Extraction
7 4 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (2.56%) Client/Server
9 2 (2.56%) Video on Demand
10 1 (1.28%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.26%) Linux
2 7 (8.97%) Windows
3 6 (7.69%) UNIX
4 4 (5.13%) Android
4 4 (5.13%) Apple iOS
4 4 (5.13%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (38.46%) Test Strategy
3 17 (21.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (17.95%) Automation Testing
5 12 (15.38%) Scrum
6 9 (11.54%) OO
6 9 (11.54%) MVC
7 8 (10.26%) DSDM
7 8 (10.26%) Software Engineering
7 8 (10.26%) Software Testing
8 6 (7.69%) Test Management
8 6 (7.69%) Time Management
9 5 (6.41%) Test Automation
9 5 (6.41%) Unit Testing
9 5 (6.41%) Agile Testing
9 5 (6.41%) DevOps
9 5 (6.41%) Test Planning
9 5 (6.41%) Line Management
9 5 (6.41%) Mentoring
9 5 (6.41%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (24.36%) SQL
2 17 (21.79%) C#
3 10 (12.82%) JavaScript
4 7 (8.97%) Java
5 6 (7.69%) Python
6 4 (5.13%) C++
7 3 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 11 (14.10%) Degree
2 11 (14.10%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (29.49%) QA
2 3 (3.85%) SLA
3 1 (1.28%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 18 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.69%) Oracle
3 5 (6.41%) HP
4 2 (2.56%) Cognos
5 1 (1.28%) Siebel
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: Excellent Salary + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Yorkshire Staffing Services
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 16 days ago
Rawdon, Leeds, LS19 6BA
EMIS
Salary: up to £45k depending on level of experience
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 24 days ago