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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 181 201 196
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -5
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 69 65 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.10% 0.91% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 1.03% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 48 56 67
Average salary £48,750 £38,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.45% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £27,500 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
5535 6291 6454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 88.21% 88.29% 86.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4541 5008 5046
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
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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 +29 49 £50,000 +25.00% 8
North Yorkshire +6 15 £32,000 +16.36%
South Yorkshire +6 2 £40,000 -10.11%
Performance Testing
England

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 81 (60.45%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (44.03%) Java
3 52 (38.81%) SDLC
4 48 (35.82%) ISEB
5 43 (32.09%) LoadRunner
6 40 (29.85%) SOA
7 39 (29.10%) JMeter
7 39 (29.10%) System Integration Testing
7 39 (29.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 34 (25.37%) ISTQB
9 32 (23.88%) SQL
10 31 (23.13%) TDD
10 31 (23.13%) BDD
11 30 (22.39%) Scrum
12 29 (21.64%) Continuous Integration
13 27 (20.15%) QA
13 27 (20.15%) Selenium
14 26 (19.40%) Oracle
15 25 (18.66%) Windows
15 25 (18.66%) Software Testing
16 24 (17.91%) JIRA
16 24 (17.91%) Test Automation
17 23 (17.16%) Android
17 23 (17.16%) Apple iOS
17 23 (17.16%) Test Scripting
17 23 (17.16%) Load Testing
18 21 (15.67%) XML
18 21 (15.67%) Defect Management
19 20 (14.93%) N-Tier
19 20 (14.93%) Finance

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 9 (6.72%) Confluence
1 9 (6.72%) IIS
1 9 (6.72%) JBoss
1 9 (6.72%) WebSphere
2 8 (5.97%) Node.js
2 8 (5.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (2.99%) MS Excel
1 4 (2.99%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.73%) HTTP
2 1 (0.75%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.43%) MongoDB
2 17 (12.69%) Hadoop
3 9 (6.72%) Big Data
3 9 (6.72%) SQL Server
4 5 (3.73%) MySQL
5 4 (2.99%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.49%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 43 (32.09%) LoadRunner
2 39 (29.10%) JMeter
3 27 (20.15%) Selenium
4 24 (17.91%) JIRA
5 18 (13.43%) Jenkins
6 17 (12.69%) Gatling
7 16 (11.94%) SoapUI
8 12 (8.96%) Hudson
9 9 (6.72%) Git (software)
9 9 (6.72%) Introscope
9 9 (6.72%) Visual Studio
10 6 (4.48%) Appium
10 6 (4.48%) Calabash
10 6 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (3.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (3.73%) JBehave
11 5 (3.73%) NeoLoad
11 5 (3.73%) Subversion
11 5 (3.73%) TestNG
12 4 (2.99%) Bugzilla
General
1 20 (14.93%) Finance
2 14 (10.45%) Retail
3 2 (1.49%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.75%) Legal
4 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 47 (35.07%) Tester
2 40 (29.85%) Test Engineer
3 28 (20.90%) Analyst
3 28 (20.90%) Performance Tester
4 27 (20.15%) Test Analyst
5 19 (14.18%) Technical Engineer
6 12 (8.96%) Performance Engineer
6 12 (8.96%) Performance Test Engineer
6 12 (8.96%) Web Tester
7 9 (6.72%) Architect
8 8 (5.97%) Performance Architect
8 8 (5.97%) SOA Tester
8 8 (5.97%) Software Analyst
9 7 (5.22%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (5.22%) Senior Test Analyst
9 7 (5.22%) Software Test Analyst
10 6 (4.48%) Software Engineer
10 6 (4.48%) Software Test Engineer
10 6 (4.48%) Software Tester
11 5 (3.73%) Performance Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (15.67%) XML
2 18 (13.43%) SOAP
3 14 (10.45%) .NET
4 12 (8.96%) RabbitMQ
5 11 (8.21%) HTML
6 9 (6.72%) Ajax
6 9 (6.72%) J2EE
7 8 (5.97%) JMS
7 8 (5.97%) WSDL
7 8 (5.97%) XSD
8 7 (5.22%) LAMP
9 6 (4.48%) Behat
9 6 (4.48%) CSS
10 5 (3.73%) Web Services
11 4 (2.99%) .NET Framework
12 1 (0.75%) DOM
12 1 (0.75%) Gherkin
12 1 (0.75%) REST
12 1 (0.75%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.93%) N-Tier
2 19 (14.18%) Computer Science
3 13 (9.70%) Management Information System
4 9 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (6.72%) User Experience
5 6 (4.48%) Cybercrime
6 4 (2.99%) iPad
6 4 (2.99%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.24%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.75%) IVR
8 1 (0.75%) PKI
8 1 (0.75%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 25 (18.66%) Windows
2 23 (17.16%) Android
2 23 (17.16%) Apple iOS
3 16 (11.94%) Linux
4 5 (3.73%) Unix
5 1 (0.75%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (60.45%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (38.81%) SDLC
3 40 (29.85%) SOA
4 39 (29.10%) System Integration Testing
5 31 (23.13%) BDD
5 31 (23.13%) TDD
6 30 (22.39%) Scrum
7 29 (21.64%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (18.66%) Software Testing
9 24 (17.91%) Test Automation
10 23 (17.16%) Load Testing
10 23 (17.16%) Test Scripting
11 21 (15.67%) Defect Management
12 19 (14.18%) Requirements Analysis
12 19 (14.18%) Service Delivery
12 19 (14.18%) Software Architecture
13 16 (11.94%) Kanban
14 15 (11.19%) Non-Functional Testing
14 15 (11.19%) Test Strategy
15 14 (10.45%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 59 (44.03%) Java
2 32 (23.88%) SQL
3 16 (11.94%) C#
3 16 (11.94%) Python
4 15 (11.19%) Ruby
5 11 (8.21%) JavaScript
6 9 (6.72%) PHP
7 5 (3.73%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.75%) C
8 1 (0.75%) Perl
8 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 48 (35.82%) ISEB
2 39 (29.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 34 (25.37%) ISTQB
4 19 (14.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (20.15%) QA
2 1 (0.75%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 9 (6.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (8.96%) HP SiteScope
2 9 (6.72%) CA Wily
3 2 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.75%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.75%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 26 (19.40%) Oracle
2 14 (10.45%) HP
3 9 (6.72%) Citrix
3 9 (6.72%) Dynatrace
3 9 (6.72%) VMware
4 8 (5.97%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.24%) IBM
6 1 (0.75%) Cisco
6 1 (0.75%) Facebook
6 1 (0.75%) Google
6 1 (0.75%) Verint
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