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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Testing
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 122 167
Rank change year-on-year -1 +45  
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 31 41 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.22% 1.43% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 1.57% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 22 34 9
Median salary £42,500 £46,750 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +19.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,138 £35,000 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £69,000 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.49% -6.31%  

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 2373 2612 3009
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 93.24% 91.26% 90.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1982 2153 2356
Median salary £47,500 £44,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% +2.32%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Performance Testing in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 58 (82.86%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (75.71%) Test Automation
3 42 (60.00%) Selenium
4 40 (57.14%) TDD
4 40 (57.14%) BDD
5 32 (45.71%) Cucumber
6 25 (35.71%) Kanban
6 25 (35.71%) Java
6 25 (35.71%) Scrum
7 24 (34.29%) Jenkins
8 23 (32.86%) LoadRunner
9 21 (30.00%) Git (software)
10 20 (28.57%) ISEB
10 20 (28.57%) Gatling
11 18 (25.71%) JMeter
11 18 (25.71%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (25.71%) ISTQB
12 17 (24.29%) Puppet
13 16 (22.86%) QA
13 16 (22.86%) HTML
14 15 (21.43%) HTTP
15 14 (20.00%) Software Engineering
15 14 (20.00%) Security Testing
15 14 (20.00%) SQL
16 13 (18.57%) Software Testing
16 13 (18.57%) REST
17 12 (17.14%) Open Source
17 12 (17.14%) Test Strategy
17 12 (17.14%) Pair Programming
17 12 (17.14%) JavaScript

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 5 (7.14%) JBoss
1 5 (7.14%) Jetty
1 5 (7.14%) Tomcat
1 5 (7.14%) Tornado
1 5 (7.14%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
1 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.71%) G Suite
2 4 (5.71%) Office 365
2 4 (5.71%) Slack
3 1 (1.43%) BrowserStack
3 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (21.43%) HTTP
2 10 (14.29%) Internet
3 5 (7.14%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 7 (10.00%) Redis
2 6 (8.57%) Relational Database
3 5 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (7.14%) Couchbase
3 5 (7.14%) Hadoop
3 5 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 5 (7.14%) Riak
4 3 (4.29%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.86%) DB2
5 2 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 42 (60.00%) Selenium
2 32 (45.71%) Cucumber
3 24 (34.29%) Jenkins
4 23 (32.86%) LoadRunner
5 21 (30.00%) Git (software)
6 20 (28.57%) Gatling
7 18 (25.71%) JMeter
8 10 (14.29%) Jasmine
8 10 (14.29%) RSpec
9 8 (11.43%) FitNesse
9 8 (11.43%) Visual Studio
10 6 (8.57%) Maven
11 5 (7.14%) JBehave
11 5 (7.14%) Vagrant
12 4 (5.71%) Appium
12 4 (5.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (5.71%) Buildbot
12 4 (5.71%) Ranorex
12 4 (5.71%) SoapUI
12 4 (5.71%) SpecFlow
General
1 10 (14.29%) Finance
2 4 (5.71%) Retail
3 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (22.86%) Consultant
2 15 (21.43%) Test Consultant
3 14 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 8 (11.43%) Software Test Engineer
5 7 (10.00%) Development Engineer
5 7 (10.00%) Software Development Engineer
5 7 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 7 (10.00%) Test Development Engineer
5 7 (10.00%) Test Manager
5 7 (10.00%) Tester
6 6 (8.57%) Analyst
6 6 (8.57%) IT Consultant
6 6 (8.57%) Test Analyst
6 6 (8.57%) Test Automation Consultant
7 5 (7.14%) Test Leader
8 4 (5.71%) QA Leader
8 4 (5.71%) QA Manager
8 4 (5.71%) QA Test Manager
8 4 (5.71%) Quality Manager
8 4 (5.71%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (22.86%) HTML
2 13 (18.57%) REST
3 10 (14.29%) CSS
3 10 (14.29%) Web Services
4 8 (11.43%) SOAP
4 8 (11.43%) XML
5 7 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 7 (10.00%) Gherkin
5 7 (10.00%) Hibernate
5 7 (10.00%) Spring
6 6 (8.57%) .NET
7 5 (7.14%) ActiveMQ
7 5 (7.14%) Apache Camel
7 5 (7.14%) Flask
7 5 (7.14%) JMS
7 5 (7.14%) Kafka
7 5 (7.14%) Node.js
7 5 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
7 5 (7.14%) Spring Boot
8 3 (4.29%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.71%) Data Centre
1 4 (5.71%) NHS
2 1 (1.43%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.86%) Android
1 2 (2.86%) Apple iOS
1 2 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (82.86%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (75.71%) Test Automation
3 40 (57.14%) BDD
3 40 (57.14%) TDD
4 25 (35.71%) Kanban
4 25 (35.71%) Scrum
5 18 (25.71%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (20.00%) Security Testing
6 14 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 13 (18.57%) Software Testing
8 12 (17.14%) Open Source
8 12 (17.14%) Pair Programming
8 12 (17.14%) Test Strategy
9 11 (15.71%) API Testing
9 11 (15.71%) DevOps
9 11 (15.71%) Integration Testing
9 11 (15.71%) Non-Functional Testing
10 9 (12.86%) DSDM
10 9 (12.86%) Process Improvement
11 8 (11.43%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (35.71%) Java
2 14 (20.00%) SQL
3 12 (17.14%) JavaScript
4 11 (15.71%) Python
5 10 (14.29%) C#
5 10 (14.29%) Ruby
6 7 (10.00%) Bash Shell
6 7 (10.00%) C
6 7 (10.00%) Scala
7 6 (8.57%) PHP
8 4 (5.71%) C++
9 3 (4.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (28.57%) ISEB
2 18 (25.71%) ISTQB
3 7 (10.00%) Degree
4 4 (5.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.43%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (22.86%) QA
2 4 (5.71%) HL7
2 4 (5.71%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 7 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (24.29%) Puppet
2 5 (7.14%) Ansible
2 5 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (15.71%) Oracle
2 9 (12.86%) Google
3 7 (10.00%) HP
4 5 (7.14%) Rackspace
5 2 (2.86%) IBM
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