The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Testing
England / Yorkshire
Rank 196 182 199
Rank change year-on-year -14 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 42 77 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.78% 1.19% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 1.35% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 36 55 59
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £60,000 £45,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4869 5691 6648
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 90.74% 88.26% 90.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4236 4721 5329
Median salary £44,512 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.97% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Performance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Performance Testing in Yorkshire

Performance Testing
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Testing in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Performance Testing in Yorkshire

Performance Testing
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 Testing within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
West Yorkshire +14 40 £45,500 -13.33% 7
North Yorkshire -10 2 £50,500 +31.16% 1
Performance Testing
England

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 72 (71.29%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (46.53%) Selenium
3 40 (39.60%) BDD
4 38 (37.62%) TDD
5 35 (34.65%) Java
6 34 (33.66%) Scrum
7 33 (32.67%) ISTQB
7 33 (32.67%) JMeter
8 31 (30.69%) ISEB
9 29 (28.71%) Kanban
10 25 (24.75%) LoadRunner
10 25 (24.75%) Test Automation
10 25 (24.75%) Functional Testing
11 23 (22.77%) Automation Testing
11 23 (22.77%) Finance
12 21 (20.79%) .NET
12 21 (20.79%) Process Improvement
12 21 (20.79%) Test Strategy
13 20 (19.80%) Software Testing
13 20 (19.80%) Security Testing
14 19 (18.81%) SQL
14 19 (18.81%) C#
15 18 (17.82%) Integration Testing
15 18 (17.82%) QA
15 18 (17.82%) Degree
16 17 (16.83%) Continuous Improvement
17 16 (15.84%) Load Testing
17 16 (15.84%) Cucumber
17 16 (15.84%) Non-Functional Testing
18 15 (14.85%) Test Scripting

Performance Testing
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.98%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.95%) G Suite
1 5 (4.95%) Office 365
1 5 (4.95%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.96%) HTTP
2 1 (0.99%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.94%) Relational Database
2 4 (3.96%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 47 (46.53%) Selenium
2 33 (32.67%) JMeter
3 25 (24.75%) LoadRunner
4 16 (15.84%) Cucumber
5 14 (13.86%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (12.87%) JIRA
7 10 (9.90%) Jenkins
8 9 (8.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (7.92%) Visual Studio
10 6 (5.94%) YouTrack
11 5 (4.95%) Appium
11 5 (4.95%) Buildbot
11 5 (4.95%) Ranorex
11 5 (4.95%) SoapUI
12 4 (3.96%) Git (software)
12 4 (3.96%) HP UFT
12 4 (3.96%) JUnit
12 4 (3.96%) Robot Framework
13 3 (2.97%) FitNesse
13 3 (2.97%) WinRunner
General
1 23 (22.77%) Finance
2 8 (7.92%) Advertising
3 7 (6.93%) Retail
4 3 (2.97%) Games
4 3 (2.97%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (22.77%) Test Engineer
2 20 (19.80%) Analyst
3 19 (18.81%) Test Analyst
4 18 (17.82%) Development Engineer
4 18 (17.82%) Software Development Engineer
4 18 (17.82%) Software Test Engineer
4 18 (17.82%) Test Development Engineer
4 18 (17.82%) Tester
5 17 (16.83%) Consultant
5 17 (16.83%) Test Consultant
6 14 (13.86%) Software Engineer
7 13 (12.87%) Performance Tester
8 11 (10.89%) Test Manager
9 8 (7.92%) IT Consultant
9 8 (7.92%) Test Leader
10 6 (5.94%) Performance Analyst
10 6 (5.94%) Performance Test Analyst
10 6 (5.94%) Technical Analyst
10 6 (5.94%) Technical Test Analyst
10 6 (5.94%) Test Automation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (20.79%) .NET
2 10 (9.90%) XML
3 9 (8.91%) HTML
4 8 (7.92%) Web Services
5 6 (5.94%) SOAP
6 4 (3.96%) ASP.NET
7 3 (2.97%) WSDL
7 3 (2.97%) XSD
8 1 (0.99%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.99%) CSS
8 1 (0.99%) Dropwizard
8 1 (0.99%) Gherkin
8 1 (0.99%) JSON
8 1 (0.99%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (0.99%) REST
8 1 (0.99%) RESTEasy
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.87%) Computer Science
2 2 (1.98%) Data Centre
2 2 (1.98%) NHS
3 1 (0.99%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.92%) Windows
2 6 (5.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.99%) Linux
3 1 (0.99%) Unix
3 1 (0.99%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (71.29%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (39.60%) BDD
3 38 (37.62%) TDD
4 34 (33.66%) Scrum
5 29 (28.71%) Kanban
6 25 (24.75%) Functional Testing
6 25 (24.75%) Test Automation
7 23 (22.77%) Automation Testing
8 21 (20.79%) Process Improvement
8 21 (20.79%) Test Strategy
9 20 (19.80%) Security Testing
9 20 (19.80%) Software Testing
10 18 (17.82%) Integration Testing
11 17 (16.83%) Continuous Improvement
12 16 (15.84%) Load Testing
12 16 (15.84%) Non-Functional Testing
13 15 (14.85%) Test Scripting
14 14 (13.86%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (13.86%) Mentoring
14 14 (13.86%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (34.65%) Java
2 19 (18.81%) C#
2 19 (18.81%) SQL
3 10 (9.90%) C
4 7 (6.93%) C++
4 7 (6.93%) Python
4 7 (6.93%) Ruby
5 5 (4.95%) PHP
5 5 (4.95%) Scala
6 4 (3.96%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.97%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.98%) Perl
Qualifications
1 33 (32.67%) ISTQB
2 31 (30.69%) ISEB
3 18 (17.82%) Degree
4 3 (2.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.99%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (17.82%) QA
2 6 (5.94%) SDET
3 2 (1.98%) HL7
3 2 (1.98%) ISO 9000
Systems Management
1 2 (1.98%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.99%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (8.91%) HP
2 6 (5.94%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.94%) Oracle
3 5 (4.95%) Google
4 3 (2.97%) Telerik
5 1 (0.99%) TOWER Software
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