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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Testing
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 189 185 225
Rank change year-on-year -4 +40  
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 54 62 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.00% 1.09% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 1.22% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 44 52 34
Median salary £42,500 £45,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.59% +25.51%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% -5.26%  

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 4941 5092 6083
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 91.50% 89.82% 89.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4151 4253 4981
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 22 June 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 22 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
West Yorkshire +6 37 £42,500 -10.52% 8
North Yorkshire +7 15 £50,500 +44.28%
South Yorkshire -18 2 £65,000 +36.84%
Performance Testing
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 77 (80.21%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (72.92%) Test Automation
3 49 (51.04%) Selenium
4 47 (48.96%) BDD
4 47 (48.96%) TDD
5 32 (33.33%) Scrum
5 32 (33.33%) LoadRunner
5 32 (33.33%) Cucumber
5 32 (33.33%) Kanban
6 28 (29.17%) Java
7 27 (28.13%) ISTQB
8 26 (27.08%) JMeter
8 26 (27.08%) ISEB
9 24 (25.00%) Jenkins
10 21 (21.88%) Git (software)
11 20 (20.83%) Test Strategy
11 20 (20.83%) SQL
11 20 (20.83%) Gatling
12 19 (19.79%) Software Testing
12 19 (19.79%) Integration Testing
12 19 (19.79%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (18.75%) QA
14 17 (17.71%) Puppet
15 16 (16.67%) HTML
15 16 (16.67%) Finance
16 15 (15.63%) HTTP
16 15 (15.63%) Security Testing
17 14 (14.58%) SOAP
17 14 (14.58%) Software Engineering
18 13 (13.54%) Test Scripting

Performance Testing
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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.21%) JBoss
1 5 (5.21%) Jetty
1 5 (5.21%) Tomcat
1 5 (5.21%) Tornado
1 5 (5.21%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.25%) SaaS
2 5 (5.21%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.21%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (5.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.17%) G Suite
3 4 (4.17%) Office 365
3 4 (4.17%) Slack
4 1 (1.04%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.63%) HTTP
2 10 (10.42%) Internet
3 5 (5.21%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.29%) MongoDB
1 7 (7.29%) Redis
2 6 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.21%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (5.21%) Couchbase
3 5 (5.21%) Hadoop
3 5 (5.21%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.21%) Riak
4 3 (3.13%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.08%) DB2
5 2 (2.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 49 (51.04%) Selenium
2 32 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 32 (33.33%) LoadRunner
3 26 (27.08%) JMeter
4 24 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 21 (21.88%) Git (software)
6 20 (20.83%) Gatling
7 10 (10.42%) Jasmine
7 10 (10.42%) RSpec
7 10 (10.42%) SoapUI
8 8 (8.33%) FitNesse
8 8 (8.33%) JIRA
8 8 (8.33%) Visual Studio
9 6 (6.25%) Bugzilla
9 6 (6.25%) Maven
9 6 (6.25%) Toad
10 5 (5.21%) JBehave
10 5 (5.21%) Vagrant
11 4 (4.17%) Ranorex
11 4 (4.17%) SpecFlow
General
1 16 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (4.17%) Retail
3 1 (1.04%) Advertising
3 1 (1.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (20.83%) Tester
2 17 (17.71%) Analyst
2 17 (17.71%) Test Analyst
3 16 (16.67%) Consultant
3 16 (16.67%) Test Engineer
4 15 (15.63%) Test Consultant
5 10 (10.42%) Performance Tester
6 9 (9.38%) Software Test Engineer
7 8 (8.33%) Development Engineer
7 8 (8.33%) Software Development Engineer
7 8 (8.33%) Test Development Engineer
7 8 (8.33%) Test Manager
8 7 (7.29%) Software Engineer
9 6 (6.25%) Developer
9 6 (6.25%) IT Consultant
9 6 (6.25%) Software Analyst
9 6 (6.25%) Software Test Analyst
9 6 (6.25%) Test Automation Consultant
10 5 (5.21%) Software Tester
10 5 (5.21%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (16.67%) HTML
2 14 (14.58%) SOAP
3 13 (13.54%) REST
4 10 (10.42%) CSS
4 10 (10.42%) Web Services
5 8 (8.33%) XML
6 7 (7.29%) AngularJS
6 7 (7.29%) Gherkin
6 7 (7.29%) Hibernate
6 7 (7.29%) Spring
7 6 (6.25%) .NET
8 5 (5.21%) ActiveMQ
8 5 (5.21%) Apache Camel
8 5 (5.21%) Flask
8 5 (5.21%) JMS
8 5 (5.21%) Kafka
8 5 (5.21%) Node.js
8 5 (5.21%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (5.21%) Spring Boot
9 3 (3.13%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.29%) Mobile App
2 6 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.25%) Smartphone
3 4 (4.17%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.17%) NHS
4 1 (1.04%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.04%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.04%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.33%) Android
1 8 (8.33%) Apple iOS
2 6 (6.25%) Unix
3 2 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (80.21%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (72.92%) Test Automation
3 47 (48.96%) BDD
3 47 (48.96%) TDD
4 32 (33.33%) Kanban
4 32 (33.33%) Scrum
5 20 (20.83%) Test Strategy
6 19 (19.79%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (19.79%) Integration Testing
6 19 (19.79%) Software Testing
7 15 (15.63%) Security Testing
8 14 (14.58%) Software Engineering
9 13 (13.54%) Test Scripting
10 12 (12.50%) Open Source
10 12 (12.50%) Pair Programming
10 12 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
10 12 (12.50%) Waterfall
11 11 (11.46%) API Testing
11 11 (11.46%) Data Management
11 11 (11.46%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 28 (29.17%) Java
2 20 (20.83%) SQL
3 12 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 11 (11.46%) Python
5 10 (10.42%) C#
5 10 (10.42%) Ruby
6 7 (7.29%) Bash Shell
6 7 (7.29%) C
6 7 (7.29%) Scala
7 6 (6.25%) PHP
8 4 (4.17%) C++
9 3 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (28.13%) ISTQB
2 26 (27.08%) ISEB
3 9 (9.38%) Degree
4 4 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (3.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (1.04%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.04%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.04%) MBA
6 1 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.04%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (18.75%) QA
2 4 (4.17%) HL7
2 4 (4.17%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 7 (7.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (17.71%) Puppet
2 5 (5.21%) Ansible
2 5 (5.21%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (11.46%) Oracle
2 9 (9.38%) Google
3 8 (8.33%) HP
4 5 (5.21%) Rackspace
5 2 (2.08%) IBM
5 2 (2.08%) SAP
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