The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Testing
England / North East
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 80 77
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 0 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East - 0.50% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.58% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 10
Median salary - £70,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +40.00%  
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 the North East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 512 684 652
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 90.78% 85.18% 84.79%
Number of salaries quoted 447 607 538
Median salary £37,900 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Performance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Performance Testing in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 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 North East region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Xcode
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) iPhone
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) iPad
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
1 2 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Scenario Testing

Performance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 2 (100.00%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) iPad
1 2 (100.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago