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

Performance Testing
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 79
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 0 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire - - 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 9
Median salary - - £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.17% -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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 622 664 905
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 93.96% 84.80% 91.23%
Number of salaries quoted 522 548 767
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Performance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Performance Testing in South Yorkshire

Performance Testing
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 7 (100.00%) JIRA
1 7 (100.00%) QA
1 7 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 7 (100.00%) SDLC
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) YouTrack
2 6 (85.71%) Mentoring
2 6 (85.71%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (85.71%) Process Improvement
2 6 (85.71%) Test Strategy
2 6 (85.71%) Test Scripting
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (85.71%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Integration Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Logistics
2 6 (85.71%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) HP UFT
3 1 (14.29%) Test Management
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium
3 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
3 1 (14.29%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (14.29%) Exploratory Testing

Performance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 7 (100.00%) JIRA
1 7 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (85.71%) YouTrack
3 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 1 (14.29%) HP UFT
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Test Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Functional Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Functional Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Functional Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Software Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Software Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 7 (100.00%) SDLC
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (85.71%) Incident Management
2 6 (85.71%) Integration Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Logistics
2 6 (85.71%) Mentoring
2 6 (85.71%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Process Improvement
2 6 (85.71%) Test Scripting
2 6 (85.71%) Test Strategy
2 6 (85.71%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (14.29%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center