The median annual salary for a Performance Tester was £50,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Performance Tester
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 228 229 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Tester 6 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.11% 0.089% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.091% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 0
Median salary £50,500 £46,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.78% -  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £51,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.43% +13.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5243 5513 6646
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.64% 97.73% 98.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4396 4662 5466
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Performance Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire that featured Performance Tester in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Tester in Yorkshire

Performance Tester
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Performance Tester in Yorkshire

Performance Tester
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
North Yorkshire - 5 £50,500 -
West Yorkshire +9 1 £40,000 -13.04% 2
Performance Tester
England

Performance Tester Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Yorkshire region featuring Performance Tester in the job title.

1 10 (90.91%) JMeter
1 10 (90.91%) Performance Testing
2 8 (72.73%) LoadRunner
3 5 (45.45%) SaaS
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) C#
4 3 (27.27%) Java
5 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
5 2 (18.18%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) Load Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
6 1 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (9.09%) WPF
6 1 (9.09%) .NET
6 1 (9.09%) MySQL
6 1 (9.09%) XML
6 1 (9.09%) ISEB

Performance Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (90.91%) JMeter
2 8 (72.73%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) WPF
1 1 (9.09%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Performance Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Load Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C#
1 3 (27.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Leeds, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 47.5k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Virtual College
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago