The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills 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 Testing over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 268 235 261
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +26
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 43 110 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.41% 0.88% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 1.06% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 39 101 50
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £37,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,250 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.43%
Performance Testing
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
8888 10394 9542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 85.63% 82.97% 81.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7486 8673 8286
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in the City of London

Performance Testing
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the City of London region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in the City of London

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Performance Testing also 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 that cited Performance Testing.

1 56 (50.91%) QA
2 55 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (40.91%) Selenium
4 40 (36.36%) Finance
5 39 (35.45%) Test Scripting
6 37 (33.64%) JMeter
6 37 (33.64%) SQL
7 32 (29.09%) Java
8 28 (25.45%) WebDriver
9 25 (22.73%) C#
10 22 (20.00%) BDD
11 21 (19.09%) LoadRunner
12 20 (18.18%) TDD
12 20 (18.18%) Banking
13 19 (17.27%) Test Automation
14 18 (16.36%) Scrum
14 18 (16.36%) .NET
14 18 (16.36%) E-Commerce
14 18 (16.36%) HP
15 17 (15.45%) User Acceptance Testing
16 16 (14.55%) Continuous Integration
17 15 (13.64%) Integration Testing
17 15 (13.64%) Test Management
17 15 (13.64%) Automated Testing
17 15 (13.64%) Microsoft
17 15 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
17 15 (13.64%) QuickTest Pro
18 14 (12.73%) Open Source
19 13 (11.82%) SQL Server
19 13 (11.82%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Performance Testing also 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 that cited Performance Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.55%) IIS
2 4 (3.64%) Confluence
3 2 (1.82%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (1.82%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.91%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (5.45%) MS Office
2 4 (3.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.73%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (2.73%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (2.73%) Hyperion Enterprise
1 3 (2.73%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.45%) SaaS
2 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.64%) LAN
1 4 (3.64%) WAN
2 2 (1.82%) DHCP
2 2 (1.82%) HTTP
2 2 (1.82%) VPN
2 2 (1.82%) DNS
2 2 (1.82%) Internet
2 2 (1.82%) MPLS
2 2 (1.82%) Firewall
2 2 (1.82%) Wireless
2 2 (1.82%) VPLS
2 2 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.91%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.82%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.45%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.55%) MySQL
4 4 (3.64%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.73%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.73%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.91%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.91%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.91%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.91%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.91%) Redis
6 1 (0.91%) Big Data
6 1 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.91%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 45 (40.91%) Selenium
2 37 (33.64%) JMeter
3 28 (25.45%) WebDriver
4 21 (19.09%) LoadRunner
5 15 (13.64%) QuickTest Pro
6 12 (10.91%) Cucumber
7 8 (7.27%) SoapUI
7 8 (7.27%) SilkPerformer
8 7 (6.36%) JIRA
8 7 (6.36%) Jenkins
8 7 (6.36%) Appium
9 6 (5.45%) JUnit
9 6 (5.45%) SpecFlow
9 6 (5.45%) TestNG
9 6 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (4.55%) Git (software)
10 5 (4.55%) WinRunner
10 5 (4.55%) Facilita Forecast
10 5 (4.55%) Calabash
11 4 (3.64%) TeamCity
General
1 40 (36.36%) Finance
2 20 (18.18%) Banking
3 9 (8.18%) Retail
4 4 (3.64%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.64%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.73%) Law
5 3 (2.73%) Private Banking
6 2 (1.82%) Legal
6 2 (1.82%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.82%) Advertising
7 1 (0.91%) Games
7 1 (0.91%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.91%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (27.27%) Analyst
2 25 (22.73%) Test Analyst
3 19 (17.27%) Tester
4 12 (10.91%) Test Manager
4 12 (10.91%) Consultant
4 12 (10.91%) Test Consultant
5 11 (10.00%) Developer
6 8 (7.27%) QA Analyst
7 7 (6.36%) Automation Analyst
7 7 (6.36%) Automation Test Analyst
8 6 (5.45%) Automation Tester
8 6 (5.45%) Performance Manager
8 6 (5.45%) Performance Test Manager
8 6 (5.45%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (5.45%) Selenium Test Analyst
9 5 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (4.55%) Architect
9 5 (4.55%) Systems Tester
9 5 (4.55%) Principle Consultant
9 5 (4.55%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (16.36%) .NET
2 13 (11.82%) Web Services
3 6 (5.45%) SOAP
4 5 (4.55%) HTML
4 5 (4.55%) Middleware
4 5 (4.55%) Ajax
5 3 (2.73%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (2.73%) Gherkin
6 2 (1.82%) iBATIS
6 2 (1.82%) Spring
6 2 (1.82%) Spring MVC
6 2 (1.82%) XML
6 2 (1.82%) CSS
6 2 (1.82%) JSP
7 1 (0.91%) Servlets
7 1 (0.91%) J2EE
7 1 (0.91%) Swing
7 1 (0.91%) WCF
7 1 (0.91%) jQuery
7 1 (0.91%) SPML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.73%) Open Source
2 12 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (8.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (4.55%) GIS
4 5 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.64%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.73%) Clustering
6 3 (2.73%) NHS
6 3 (2.73%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.82%) Credit Derivative
7 2 (1.82%) Derivative
7 2 (1.82%) iPhone
7 2 (1.82%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.82%) iPad
8 1 (0.91%) PlayStation
8 1 (0.91%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.91%) Social Media
8 1 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.91%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.00%) Linux
2 9 (8.18%) UNIX
3 8 (7.27%) Windows
4 3 (2.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.91%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (35.45%) Test Scripting
3 22 (20.00%) BDD
4 20 (18.18%) TDD
5 19 (17.27%) Test Automation
6 18 (16.36%) Scrum
6 18 (16.36%) E-Commerce
7 17 (15.45%) User Acceptance Testing
8 16 (14.55%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (13.64%) Test Management
9 15 (13.64%) Integration Testing
9 15 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (13.64%) Automated Testing
10 12 (10.91%) Test Strategy
11 11 (10.00%) Manual Testing
12 10 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
13 9 (8.18%) Regression Testing
14 7 (6.36%) Software Testing
14 7 (6.36%) System Testing
14 7 (6.36%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (33.64%) SQL
2 32 (29.09%) Java
3 25 (22.73%) C#
4 10 (9.09%) Python
5 9 (8.18%) Perl
6 6 (5.45%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.64%) PL/SQL
7 4 (3.64%) Shell Script
7 4 (3.64%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.73%) Ruby
9 2 (1.82%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.91%) Groovy
10 1 (0.91%) BeanShell
10 1 (0.91%) R
10 1 (0.91%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.91%) C
10 1 (0.91%) PHP
10 1 (0.91%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (9.09%) ISEB
2 6 (5.45%) Degree
3 4 (3.64%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.73%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.91%) PMP
5 1 (0.91%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (50.91%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.91%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (5.45%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.73%) Puppet
2 3 (2.73%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (16.36%) HP
2 15 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 12 (10.91%) Oracle
4 7 (6.36%) Atlassian
5 6 (5.45%) Siebel
6 5 (4.55%) Citrix
7 4 (3.64%) IBM
8 3 (2.73%) WorldPay
8 3 (2.73%) Hyperion
8 3 (2.73%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.82%) Cisco
10 1 (0.91%) Adobe
10 1 (0.91%) Sun
10 1 (0.91%) Sybase
10 1 (0.91%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (0.91%) SAP
10 1 (0.91%) ATG
10 1 (0.91%) Teradata
10 1 (0.91%) Intershop
10 1 (0.91%) Google
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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BCSG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
BCSG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
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NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £42000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
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NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago