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

Performance Testing
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 52 69
Rank change year-on-year -6 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 1 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.22% 1.01% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 1.26% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 6
Median salary £65,000 £27,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +136.36% -38.20%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.11% -1.11%  

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 Sheffield with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 416 396 613
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 90.04% 80.32% 84.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1494 1312 2429
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £26,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £62,500 £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 Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Performance Testing in Sheffield

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Performance Testing in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Certification
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) eCATT
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence

Performance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 1 (100.00%) eCATT
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Manager
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Test Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) SAP