The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Performance Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Testing
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 138 156
Rank change year-on-year +19 +18  
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 39 41 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.51% 1.24% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 1.38% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 33 34 31
Median salary £45,500 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +31.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.35% -5.55%  

Performance Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2367 2978 3385
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 91.43% 90.05% 90.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2080 2411 2679
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Performance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing Performance Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Testing in Leeds

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Performance Testing in Leeds

Performance Testing
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Testing in Leeds over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Performance Testing in Leeds

Performance Testing
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Performance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 68 (75.56%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (51.11%) Selenium
3 41 (45.56%) BDD
4 39 (43.33%) TDD
5 35 (38.89%) Scrum
6 34 (37.78%) Java
7 33 (36.67%) ISTQB
8 32 (35.56%) ISEB
9 31 (34.44%) JMeter
10 30 (33.33%) Kanban
11 24 (26.67%) LoadRunner
12 23 (25.56%) Test Automation
13 22 (24.44%) Finance
14 20 (22.22%) Software Testing
14 20 (22.22%) Security Testing
15 19 (21.11%) Degree
15 19 (21.11%) SQL
16 18 (20.00%) Functional Testing
17 17 (18.89%) Continuous Improvement
17 17 (18.89%) C#
18 16 (17.78%) Cucumber
18 16 (17.78%) Non-Functional Testing
18 16 (17.78%) Automation Testing
19 15 (16.67%) Process Improvement
19 15 (16.67%) Test Strategy
19 15 (16.67%) Load Testing
20 14 (15.56%) .NET
21 13 (14.44%) E-Commerce
21 13 (14.44%) Integration Testing
21 13 (14.44%) Computer Science

Performance Testing
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.11%) IIS
1 1 (1.11%) JBoss
1 1 (1.11%) Jetty
1 1 (1.11%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.11%) Tornado
1 1 (1.11%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.56%) G Suite
1 5 (5.56%) Office 365
1 5 (5.56%) Slack
2 1 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.11%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.56%) HTTP
2 1 (1.11%) AMQP
2 1 (1.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.11%) Couchbase
3 1 (1.11%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.11%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.11%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.11%) Redis
3 1 (1.11%) Riak
Development Applications
1 46 (51.11%) Selenium
2 31 (34.44%) JMeter
3 24 (26.67%) LoadRunner
4 16 (17.78%) Cucumber
5 11 (12.22%) Jenkins
6 9 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 8 (8.89%) Visual Studio
8 7 (7.78%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (6.67%) JIRA
10 5 (5.56%) Appium
10 5 (5.56%) Buildbot
10 5 (5.56%) Gatling
10 5 (5.56%) Git (software)
10 5 (5.56%) Ranorex
10 5 (5.56%) SoapUI
11 4 (4.44%) FitNesse
11 4 (4.44%) JUnit
11 4 (4.44%) Robot Framework
12 3 (3.33%) HP UFT
12 3 (3.33%) WinRunner
General
1 22 (24.44%) Finance
2 8 (8.89%) Advertising
3 7 (7.78%) Retail
4 3 (3.33%) Games
4 3 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (25.56%) Test Engineer
2 18 (20.00%) Analyst
2 18 (20.00%) Development Engineer
2 18 (20.00%) Software Development Engineer
2 18 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 18 (20.00%) Test Development Engineer
3 17 (18.89%) Consultant
3 17 (18.89%) Test Analyst
3 17 (18.89%) Test Consultant
4 14 (15.56%) Software Engineer
4 14 (15.56%) Tester
5 9 (10.00%) Performance Tester
6 8 (8.89%) IT Consultant
7 7 (7.78%) Test Leader
8 6 (6.67%) Performance Analyst
8 6 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
8 6 (6.67%) Technical Leader
8 6 (6.67%) Technical Test Analyst
8 6 (6.67%) Test Automation Consultant
8 6 (6.67%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.56%) .NET
2 10 (11.11%) XML
3 9 (10.00%) HTML
3 9 (10.00%) Web Services
4 7 (7.78%) SOAP
5 4 (4.44%) ASP.NET
6 3 (3.33%) WSDL
6 3 (3.33%) XSD
7 2 (2.22%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.22%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (1.11%) Apache Camel
8 1 (1.11%) Dropwizard
8 1 (1.11%) Flask
8 1 (1.11%) Gherkin
8 1 (1.11%) JMS
8 1 (1.11%) Kafka
8 1 (1.11%) Node.js
8 1 (1.11%) REST
8 1 (1.11%) RESTEasy
8 1 (1.11%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.44%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.33%) NHS
3 1 (1.11%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.11%) Linux
1 1 (1.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (75.56%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (45.56%) BDD
3 39 (43.33%) TDD
4 35 (38.89%) Scrum
5 30 (33.33%) Kanban
6 23 (25.56%) Test Automation
7 20 (22.22%) Security Testing
7 20 (22.22%) Software Testing
8 18 (20.00%) Functional Testing
9 17 (18.89%) Continuous Improvement
10 16 (17.78%) Automation Testing
10 16 (17.78%) Non-Functional Testing
11 15 (16.67%) Load Testing
11 15 (16.67%) Process Improvement
11 15 (16.67%) Test Strategy
12 13 (14.44%) E-Commerce
12 13 (14.44%) Integration Testing
13 12 (13.33%) System Integration Testing
14 11 (12.22%) Manual Testing
14 11 (12.22%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (37.78%) Java
2 19 (21.11%) SQL
3 17 (18.89%) C#
4 10 (11.11%) C
5 8 (8.89%) Python
5 8 (8.89%) Ruby
6 7 (7.78%) C++
7 5 (5.56%) PHP
7 5 (5.56%) Scala
8 4 (4.44%) JavaScript
9 3 (3.33%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.22%) Perl
11 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 33 (36.67%) ISTQB
2 32 (35.56%) ISEB
3 19 (21.11%) Degree
4 3 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (3.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.11%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.22%) QA
2 6 (6.67%) SDET
3 3 (3.33%) HL7
3 3 (3.33%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (1.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.22%) Puppet
2 1 (1.11%) Ansible
2 1 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (10.00%) HP
2 7 (7.78%) Oracle
3 6 (6.67%) Google
4 5 (5.56%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.33%) Telerik
6 1 (1.11%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.11%) TOWER Software
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Sky Technology Leeds
Salary: Highly competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Outstanding + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, United Kingdom
NHS Digital
Salary: £31,383 - £41, 373 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago