The table below looks at the statistics for the Performance Test Leader 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 Test Leader in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Test Lead
Rank 305 329 -
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Test Leader 3 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.029% 0.072% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.078% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 0
Average salary £70,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £70,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-32.14% +33.33%
Performance Test Leader
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
9653 11564 11211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.64% 92.44% 93.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8207 9765 9779
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £75,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Performance Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Performance Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Performance Test Leader
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Performance Test Leader Salary Trend in the City of London

Performance Test Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Performance Test Leader 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 Test Leader in their job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Performance Testing
1 5 (71.43%) LoadRunner
2 4 (57.14%) JMeter
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Test Strategy
3 3 (42.86%) QA
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) Middleware
3 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Banking
5 1 (14.29%) Retail
5 1 (14.29%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (14.29%) Business Development
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
5 1 (14.29%) Hudson
5 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 1 (14.29%) Load Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Test Management
5 1 (14.29%) RDBMS

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Performance Test Leader 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 Test Leader in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) LoadRunner
2 4 (57.14%) JMeter
3 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
3 1 (14.29%) Hudson
3 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Middleware
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Performance Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Test Strategy
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
4 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Business Development
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 1 (14.29%) Load Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Test Management
5 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
5 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
2 1 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) IBM
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) WorldPay