Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Performance Tester was £41,250 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Tester
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 264 246 312
Rank change year-on-year -18 +66 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Tester 2 29 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.029% 0.38% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.39% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 2 27 3
West Yorkshire median annual salary £41,250 £38,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.55% +16.92% -35.00%
10th Percentile £40,125 £38,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £43,375 £45,000 £37,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,500 £38,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +32.89% +16.92% -22.62%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 6655 7475 9019
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.39% 98.08% 97.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5624 6453 7296
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £63,750 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

Performance Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings that featured Performance Tester in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Tester in West Yorkshire

Performance Tester
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Performance Tester in West Yorkshire

Performance Tester
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tester within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -23 1 £40,000 +5.26%
Performance Tester
Yorkshire

Performance Tester Skill Set
Top 16 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Performance Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring Performance Tester in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting

Performance Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification