Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Testing
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 105 77
Rank change year-on-year +18 -28 +15
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 5 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.51% 0.15% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.17% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Merseyside median annual salary £32,500 £26,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - -
North West median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +11.84% -5.00%

Performance Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 895 1159 819
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 90.50% 88.47% 87.97%
Number of salaries quoted 674 780 611
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £38,625 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.56% -3.44% -
10th Percentile £27,261 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £66,175 £57,500 £64,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

Performance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings citing Performance Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Testing in Merseyside

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Performance Testing in Merseyside

Performance Testing
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +28 4 £32,500 +25.00%
Birkenhead - 1 £32,500 -
Performance Testing
North West

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 5 (100.00%) QA
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 4 (80.00%) SDLC
2 4 (80.00%) Scenario Testing
2 4 (80.00%) SpecFlow
2 4 (80.00%) Marketing
2 4 (80.00%) JMeter
2 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Russian Language
4 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (20.00%) Usability Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Load Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Stress Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Scalability Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Hudson
4 1 (20.00%) NUnit
4 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) ISEB

Performance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) JMeter
2 4 (80.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (20.00%) Hudson
3 1 (20.00%) NUnit
General
1 4 (80.00%) Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) QA Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) QA Automation Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) QA Test Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Manual Tester
2 1 (20.00%) QA Automation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) QA Automation Tester
2 1 (20.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) QA Manual Tester
2 1 (20.00%) QA Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) QA Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Software QA Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 4 (80.00%) Scenario Testing
2 4 (80.00%) SDLC
2 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Scalability Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Stress Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA