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 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Testing
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 156 154 184
Rank change year-on-year -2 +30  
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 36 49 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.01% 1.14% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 1.26% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 31 36 27
Median salary £45,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,378 £35,000 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.94% -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 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 3262 3888 4264
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 91.73% 90.80% 89.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2879 3163 3298
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Performance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West 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 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 3 months to 30 April 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 3 months to 30 April 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
Leeds -1 34 £45,500 -9.00% 5
Ilkley - 2 £32,500 -
Performance Testing
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 64 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (53.75%) Selenium
3 40 (50.00%) BDD
4 38 (47.50%) TDD
5 35 (43.75%) Scrum
6 32 (40.00%) Java
7 31 (38.75%) Kanban
8 27 (33.75%) ISEB
9 26 (32.50%) ISTQB
10 22 (27.50%) Security Testing
10 22 (27.50%) LoadRunner
10 22 (27.50%) JMeter
11 20 (25.00%) Test Automation
12 19 (23.75%) Degree
13 17 (21.25%) Finance
13 17 (21.25%) Cucumber
13 17 (21.25%) Continuous Improvement
14 16 (20.00%) Functional Testing
14 16 (20.00%) Software Testing
15 15 (18.75%) SQL
16 14 (17.50%) Non-Functional Testing
17 13 (16.25%) Test Strategy
17 13 (16.25%) C#
17 13 (16.25%) .NET
17 13 (16.25%) Computer Science
18 12 (15.00%) Process Improvement
18 12 (15.00%) Automation Testing
19 11 (13.75%) Jenkins
19 11 (13.75%) QA
19 11 (13.75%) Automated Testing

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 1 (1.25%) JBoss
1 1 (1.25%) Jetty
1 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.25%) Tornado
1 1 (1.25%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.00%) G Suite
1 4 (5.00%) Office 365
1 4 (5.00%) Slack
2 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.75%) HTTP
2 3 (3.75%) Internet
3 1 (1.25%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.50%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.25%) Couchbase
3 1 (1.25%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.25%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.25%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.25%) Redis
3 1 (1.25%) Riak
Development Applications
1 43 (53.75%) Selenium
2 22 (27.50%) JMeter
2 22 (27.50%) LoadRunner
3 17 (21.25%) Cucumber
4 11 (13.75%) Jenkins
5 8 (10.00%) Visual Studio
6 7 (8.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (8.75%) Gatling
6 7 (8.75%) Git (software)
7 6 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (6.25%) JIRA
9 4 (5.00%) Appium
9 4 (5.00%) Buildbot
9 4 (5.00%) FitNesse
9 4 (5.00%) Ranorex
9 4 (5.00%) SoapUI
10 3 (3.75%) Jasmine
10 3 (3.75%) Robot Framework
10 3 (3.75%) SpecFlow
10 3 (3.75%) tSQLt
General
1 17 (21.25%) Finance
2 8 (10.00%) Advertising
3 6 (7.50%) Retail
4 3 (3.75%) Games
5 1 (1.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (30.00%) Test Engineer
2 20 (25.00%) Development Engineer
2 20 (25.00%) Software Development Engineer
2 20 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 20 (25.00%) Test Development Engineer
3 17 (21.25%) Consultant
3 17 (21.25%) Test Consultant
4 16 (20.00%) Software Engineer
5 13 (16.25%) Tester
6 11 (13.75%) Analyst
7 10 (12.50%) Test Analyst
8 8 (10.00%) IT Consultant
9 6 (7.50%) Performance Tester
9 6 (7.50%) Test Automation Consultant
9 6 (7.50%) Test Manager
10 5 (6.25%) Test Leader
11 4 (5.00%) Automation Tester
11 4 (5.00%) Principal Engineer
11 4 (5.00%) Principal Test Engineer
11 4 (5.00%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.25%) .NET
2 11 (13.75%) HTML
3 8 (10.00%) XML
4 7 (8.75%) SOAP
4 7 (8.75%) Web Services
5 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.75%) CSS
5 3 (3.75%) REST
5 3 (3.75%) WSDL
5 3 (3.75%) XSD
6 2 (2.50%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.50%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (1.25%) Apache Camel
7 1 (1.25%) Dropwizard
7 1 (1.25%) Flask
7 1 (1.25%) Gherkin
7 1 (1.25%) Kafka
7 1 (1.25%) Node.js
7 1 (1.25%) RESTEasy
7 1 (1.25%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.25%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.75%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.75%) NHS
3 1 (1.25%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.25%) Linux
1 1 (1.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (50.00%) BDD
3 38 (47.50%) TDD
4 35 (43.75%) Scrum
5 31 (38.75%) Kanban
6 22 (27.50%) Security Testing
7 20 (25.00%) Test Automation
8 17 (21.25%) Continuous Improvement
9 16 (20.00%) Functional Testing
9 16 (20.00%) Software Testing
10 14 (17.50%) Non-Functional Testing
11 13 (16.25%) Test Strategy
12 12 (15.00%) Automation Testing
12 12 (15.00%) Process Improvement
13 11 (13.75%) Automated Testing
13 11 (13.75%) E-Commerce
14 10 (12.50%) Integration Testing
14 10 (12.50%) Load Testing
14 10 (12.50%) Test Management
15 9 (11.25%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (40.00%) Java
2 15 (18.75%) SQL
3 13 (16.25%) C#
4 9 (11.25%) C
5 7 (8.75%) Python
5 7 (8.75%) Ruby
6 6 (7.50%) C++
7 4 (5.00%) JavaScript
7 4 (5.00%) PHP
7 4 (5.00%) Scala
8 3 (3.75%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.50%) Perl
10 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 27 (33.75%) ISEB
2 26 (32.50%) ISTQB
3 19 (23.75%) Degree
4 3 (3.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.25%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.75%) QA
2 6 (7.50%) SDET
3 3 (3.75%) HL7
3 3 (3.75%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.00%) Puppet
2 1 (1.25%) Ansible
2 1 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (11.25%) HP
2 7 (8.75%) Oracle
3 5 (6.25%) Google
4 3 (3.75%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.25%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.25%) Telerik
5 1 (1.25%) TOWER Software
Leeds
Searchability
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Sky Technology Leeds
Salary: Highly competitive + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Adesse Search
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + pension, health, dental & flexible working
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago