Period
to 27 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West 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 6 months to 27 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Testing
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 185 199 264
Rank change year-on-year +14 +65 -51
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 81 92 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.15% 1.12% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 1.23% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 63 75 47
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £46,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.61% +15.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £31,500 £32,500 £30,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £64,000 £51,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% +12.50% -11.11%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6474 7457 8683
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 91.93% 90.92% 90.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5532 6189 6805
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

Performance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Performance Testing in West Yorkshire

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Performance Testing in West Yorkshire

Performance Testing
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Testing in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Performance Testing in West Yorkshire

Performance Testing
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 Testing within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 27 July 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 -7 74 £45,000 - 1
Ilkley - 6 £32,500 -
Performance Testing
Yorkshire

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

1 68 (83.95%) Test Automation
2 63 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (59.26%) Selenium
4 41 (50.62%) BDD
5 38 (46.91%) TDD
6 37 (45.68%) Cucumber
7 28 (34.57%) Kanban
7 28 (34.57%) Jenkins
7 28 (34.57%) Scrum
8 27 (33.33%) Java
8 27 (33.33%) Git (software)
9 24 (29.63%) Gatling
9 24 (29.63%) ISEB
10 23 (28.40%) LoadRunner
11 22 (27.16%) QA
12 21 (25.93%) Puppet
13 20 (24.69%) ISTQB
14 19 (23.46%) SQL
15 18 (22.22%) JMeter
15 18 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
16 16 (19.75%) HTTP
16 16 (19.75%) Software Testing
16 16 (19.75%) Security Testing
17 15 (18.52%) Open Source
17 15 (18.52%) DevOps
18 14 (17.28%) Test Strategy
18 14 (17.28%) Software Engineering
18 14 (17.28%) Web Services
18 14 (17.28%) Oracle
19 13 (16.05%) Python

Performance Testing
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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (9.88%) JBoss
1 8 (9.88%) Jetty
1 8 (9.88%) Tomcat
1 8 (9.88%) Tornado
1 8 (9.88%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.23%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.23%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (9.88%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (3.70%) G Suite
3 3 (3.70%) Office 365
3 3 (3.70%) SaaS
3 3 (3.70%) Slack
4 1 (1.23%) BrowserStack
4 1 (1.23%) IaaS
4 1 (1.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (19.75%) HTTP
2 10 (12.35%) Internet
3 8 (9.88%) AMQP
4 1 (1.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.35%) MongoDB
1 10 (12.35%) Redis
2 9 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 8 (9.88%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (9.88%) Couchbase
3 8 (9.88%) NoSQL
3 8 (9.88%) Riak
4 6 (7.41%) Relational Database
4 6 (7.41%) SQL Server
5 5 (6.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.47%) DB2
6 2 (2.47%) MySQL
7 1 (1.23%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 48 (59.26%) Selenium
2 37 (45.68%) Cucumber
3 28 (34.57%) Jenkins
4 27 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 24 (29.63%) Gatling
6 23 (28.40%) LoadRunner
7 18 (22.22%) JMeter
8 13 (16.05%) FitNesse
9 10 (12.35%) Jasmine
9 10 (12.35%) RSpec
10 9 (11.11%) Maven
11 8 (9.88%) JBehave
11 8 (9.88%) Vagrant
12 6 (7.41%) SpecFlow
13 5 (6.17%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (6.17%) tSQLt
14 4 (4.94%) Visual Studio
15 3 (3.70%) Appium
15 3 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 3 (3.70%) Ranorex
General
1 12 (14.81%) Finance
2 3 (3.70%) Marketing
2 3 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (20.99%) Analyst
2 16 (19.75%) Test Analyst
2 16 (19.75%) Test Engineer
3 13 (16.05%) Tester
4 11 (13.58%) Consultant
5 10 (12.35%) Test Consultant
6 7 (8.64%) Software Analyst
6 7 (8.64%) Software Test Analyst
6 7 (8.64%) Software Test Engineer
7 6 (7.41%) Development Engineer
7 6 (7.41%) Java Engineer
7 6 (7.41%) Software Development Engineer
7 6 (7.41%) Software Engineer
7 6 (7.41%) Software Tester
7 6 (7.41%) Test Automation Consultant
7 6 (7.41%) Test Development Engineer
8 5 (6.17%) Principal Engineer
8 5 (6.17%) Quality Manager
8 5 (6.17%) Test Leader
8 5 (6.17%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.28%) Web Services
2 13 (16.05%) REST
3 12 (14.81%) HTML
4 11 (13.58%) SOAP
4 11 (13.58%) XML
5 10 (12.35%) AngularJS
5 10 (12.35%) CSS
5 10 (12.35%) Gherkin
5 10 (12.35%) Hibernate
5 10 (12.35%) Spring
6 8 (9.88%) ActiveMQ
6 8 (9.88%) Apache Camel
6 8 (9.88%) Flask
6 8 (9.88%) JMS
6 8 (9.88%) Kafka
6 8 (9.88%) Node.js
6 8 (9.88%) RabbitMQ
6 8 (9.88%) Spring Boot
7 5 (6.17%) WSDL
7 5 (6.17%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.17%) Data Centre
1 5 (6.17%) NHS
2 2 (2.47%) Fintech
2 2 (2.47%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.23%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.17%) Android
1 5 (6.17%) Apple iOS
2 3 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (83.95%) Test Automation
2 63 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (50.62%) BDD
4 38 (46.91%) TDD
5 28 (34.57%) Kanban
5 28 (34.57%) Scrum
6 18 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (19.75%) Security Testing
7 16 (19.75%) Software Testing
8 15 (18.52%) DevOps
8 15 (18.52%) Open Source
9 14 (17.28%) Software Engineering
9 14 (17.28%) Test Strategy
10 13 (16.05%) Exploratory Testing
11 12 (14.81%) Pair Programming
12 11 (13.58%) API Testing
12 11 (13.58%) DSDM
12 11 (13.58%) Integration Testing
13 10 (12.35%) Non-Functional Testing
14 9 (11.11%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (33.33%) Java
2 19 (23.46%) SQL
3 13 (16.05%) Python
3 13 (16.05%) Ruby
4 12 (14.81%) JavaScript
5 10 (12.35%) Bash Shell
6 9 (11.11%) C#
7 6 (7.41%) C
7 6 (7.41%) Scala
8 5 (6.17%) PHP
8 5 (6.17%) T-SQL
9 3 (3.70%) C++
10 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (29.63%) ISEB
2 20 (24.69%) ISTQB
3 11 (13.58%) Degree
4 5 (6.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (27.16%) QA
2 5 (6.17%) HL7
2 5 (6.17%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 11 (13.58%) Docker
2 1 (1.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 21 (25.93%) Puppet
2 8 (9.88%) Ansible
2 8 (9.88%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (17.28%) Oracle
2 11 (13.58%) Google
3 9 (11.11%) Rackspace
4 3 (3.70%) HP
5 2 (2.47%) IBM
6 1 (1.23%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.23%) SAP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + pension, healthcare, flexi work
Posted: 14 hours ago