The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Testing
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 - 68
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.22% - 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% - 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £28,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.35% -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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 390 445 496
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 86.09% 89.36% 87.79%
Number of salaries quoted 356 389 432
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £61,215 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Performance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for Performance Testing in Tyne and Wear

Performance Testing
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £28,500 - 1
Performance Testing
North East

For the 6 months to 29 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) Scrum
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 4 (66.67%) QA
2 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 4 (66.67%) Process Improvement
2 4 (66.67%) User Stories
2 4 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) SDLC
2 4 (66.67%) Test Planning
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) Selenium
4 2 (33.33%) WPF
4 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
4 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
4 2 (33.33%) PHP
4 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 2 (33.33%) Software Architecture
4 2 (33.33%) iPad
4 2 (33.33%) Android

Performance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (33.33%) Gatling
2 2 (33.33%) JMeter
2 2 (33.33%) LoadRunner
2 2 (33.33%) Xcode
General
1 2 (33.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Software Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Web Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Web Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Web Applications Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) WPF
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) JSON
4 1 (16.67%) OAuth2
4 1 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (16.67%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 2 (33.33%) iPad
1 2 (33.33%) iPhone
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Android
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Process Improvement
2 4 (66.67%) SDLC
2 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) Test Planning
2 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 4 (66.67%) User Stories
2 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 2 (33.33%) Coaching
3 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (33.33%) Software Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) V-Model
4 1 (16.67%) Cryptography
4 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) PHP
4 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) HP
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago