Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Performance Tester was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Tester
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 219 211 268
Rank change year-on-year -8 +57 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Tester 1 29 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.020% 0.53% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.54% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 1 27 3
Leeds median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +16.92% -35.00%
West Yorkshire median annual salary £41,250 £38,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +8.55% +16.92% -35.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Leeds
Permanent vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 4789 5333 6811
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.02% 98.09% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4045 4594 5473
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Performance Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings that featured Performance Tester in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Tester in Leeds

Performance Tester
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Performance Tester in Leeds.

Salary trend for Performance Tester in Leeds

Performance Tester Skill Set
Top 9 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Performance Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region featuring Performance Tester in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Performance Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification