The table below looks at the statistics for the Performance Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Engineer
Rank 305 330 324
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Engineer 9 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.081% 0.033% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.087% 0.035% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 8
Average salary £60,000 £70,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +51.35%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -46.42%
Performance Engineer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
10399 11318 11279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.53% 93.03% 94.07%
Number of salaries quoted 8943 9838 10350
Average salary £53,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.72% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Performance Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Engineer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Performance Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Performance Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Performance Engineer across the City of London region.

Performance Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

Performance Engineer
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Performance Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Performance Engineer in their job title.

1 10 (83.33%) Test Automation
1 10 (83.33%) RESTful
1 10 (83.33%) Network Architecture
1 10 (83.33%) Mobile App
1 10 (83.33%) Test Scripting
1 10 (83.33%) Software Engineering
1 10 (83.33%) HTTP
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Data Guard
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner
3 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) QA
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking

Performance Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Performance Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Performance Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Software Engineering
1 10 (83.33%) Test Scripting
1 10 (83.33%) Test Automation
1 10 (83.33%) Network Architecture
2 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (8.33%) Performance Engineering
2 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (8.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) HP