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

Performance Testing
Cheshire / Warrington
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 43 57
Rank change year-on-year 0 +14  
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 1 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 0.36% 2.95% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 3.21% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 8
Median salary £30,500 £42,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.23% +46.55%  
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 Warrington with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Warrington
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 242 312 429
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 88.32% 92.04% 90.89%
Number of salaries quoted 196 257 329
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Performance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warrington 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 Warrington

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Salary trend for Performance Testing in Warrington

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

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) Manual Testing
2 4 (80.00%) QA
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) ISEB
3 3 (60.00%) HP UFT
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Release Management
3 3 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (60.00%) MSTest
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) Validation
5 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Billing
5 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
5 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (20.00%) System Testing
5 1 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
5 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Stress Testing

Performance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (60.00%) HP UFT
2 3 (60.00%) MSTest
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) QA Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) QA Tester
2 3 (60.00%) Software Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Software QA Tester
2 3 (60.00%) Software Test Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Software Tester
2 3 (60.00%) Tester
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Manual Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (60.00%) Release Management
4 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Stress Testing
4 1 (20.00%) System Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft