Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Performance Tester was £50,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 20 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 311 299 354
Rank change year-on-year -12 +55 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Tester 8 29 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.082% 0.26% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.27% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 8 27 3
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,500 £38,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.89% +16.92% -22.62%
10th Percentile £40,875 £38,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £53,250 £45,000 £37,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -14.29% +16.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 9562 10798 12914
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.44% 97.93% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 8026 9123 10586
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Performance Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 20 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
North Yorkshire - 6 £50,500 - 1
West Yorkshire -9 2 £41,250 +8.55%
Performance Tester
England

Performance Tester Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 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 Yorkshire region featuring Performance Tester in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Performance Testing
2 6 (75.00%) LoadRunner
2 6 (75.00%) JMeter
2 6 (75.00%) SaaS
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Load Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Stress Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) WPF
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) MySQL
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) ISEB
4 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

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 6 (75.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) JMeter
1 6 (75.00%) LoadRunner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) WPF
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Performance Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Load Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Stress Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification