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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Testing
London / City of London
Rank 213 241 251
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +10
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 19 18 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.38% 0.28% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.32% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 63
Median salary £55,000 £51,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% -6.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £40,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £58,500 £74,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%

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
4419 5680 8637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 87.96% 88.79% 85.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4003 5094 7456
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Performance Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 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 City of London region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 40 (70.18%) QA
2 33 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (56.14%) Selenium
4 29 (50.88%) Cucumber
5 26 (45.61%) Java
6 25 (43.86%) WebDriver
7 21 (36.84%) BDD
7 21 (36.84%) TDD
7 21 (36.84%) Automated Testing
8 18 (31.58%) SQL
8 18 (31.58%) Coaching
8 18 (31.58%) Git (software)
9 17 (29.82%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (28.07%) Security Testing
10 16 (28.07%) Linux
11 15 (26.32%) C#
12 14 (24.56%) Jenkins
12 14 (24.56%) SoapUI
13 12 (21.05%) JMeter
14 11 (19.30%) Web Testing
14 11 (19.30%) TeamCity
15 10 (17.54%) Automation Testing
15 10 (17.54%) HTML
15 10 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (17.54%) SDLC
16 9 (15.79%) Defect Management
16 9 (15.79%) LoadRunner
16 9 (15.79%) Finance
16 9 (15.79%) Process Improvement
16 9 (15.79%) Test Automation

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (8.77%) CMS
1 5 (8.77%) Sitecore CMS
1 5 (8.77%) Umbraco
2 4 (7.02%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (5.26%) Apache
4 2 (3.51%) Confluence
5 1 (1.75%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (1.75%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.75%) JBoss
5 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.51%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.75%) Force.com
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.04%) HTTP
2 2 (3.51%) LDAP
2 2 (3.51%) SSH
2 2 (3.51%) SSL
3 1 (1.75%) Firewall
3 1 (1.75%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.75%) Network Security
3 1 (1.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.28%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.77%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.26%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.26%) MySQL
3 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.51%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (3.51%) HBase
5 1 (1.75%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.75%) Data Mart
5 1 (1.75%) DB2
5 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 32 (56.14%) Selenium
2 29 (50.88%) Cucumber
3 25 (43.86%) WebDriver
4 18 (31.58%) Git (software)
5 14 (24.56%) Jenkins
5 14 (24.56%) SoapUI
6 12 (21.05%) JMeter
7 11 (19.30%) TeamCity
8 9 (15.79%) LoadRunner
9 8 (14.04%) JIRA
9 8 (14.04%) WATIR
10 7 (12.28%) The Grinder
11 6 (10.53%) Gatling
12 5 (8.77%) Capybara
12 5 (8.77%) SpecFlow
13 4 (7.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 3 (5.26%) HP UFT
14 3 (5.26%) Maven
14 3 (5.26%) MSI
14 3 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 9 (15.79%) Finance
2 6 (10.53%) Law
3 5 (8.77%) Banking
3 5 (8.77%) Publishing
4 3 (5.26%) Advertising
5 2 (3.51%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.51%) Marketing
6 1 (1.75%) Billing
6 1 (1.75%) Games
6 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (19.30%) QA Manager
1 11 (19.30%) Tester
2 10 (17.54%) Automation Tester
3 9 (15.79%) Analyst
3 9 (15.79%) QA Leader
3 9 (15.79%) QA Tester
4 8 (14.04%) QA Automation Tester
5 7 (12.28%) Lead Tester
5 7 (12.28%) QA Analyst
6 6 (10.53%) Developer
7 5 (8.77%) QA Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) Ruby Automation Tester
7 5 (8.77%) Senior Automation Tester
7 5 (8.77%) Senior QA Tester
7 5 (8.77%) Senior Tester
7 5 (8.77%) Test Automation Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) Test Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) QA Test Manager
8 4 (7.02%) Web Analyst
8 4 (7.02%) Web Applications Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.54%) HTML
2 6 (10.53%) Guice
3 5 (8.77%) .NET
3 5 (8.77%) AngularJS
3 5 (8.77%) SOAP
3 5 (8.77%) XML
4 4 (7.02%) Gherkin
4 4 (7.02%) HTML5
5 3 (5.26%) Ajax
5 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET
5 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 3 (5.26%) J2EE
5 3 (5.26%) JMS
5 3 (5.26%) RESTful
5 3 (5.26%) Web Services
6 2 (3.51%) LAMP
6 2 (3.51%) SailPoint
7 1 (1.75%) Kafka
7 1 (1.75%) Node.js
7 1 (1.75%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.02%) Fintech
3 4 (7.02%) User Experience
4 3 (5.26%) Statistics
5 2 (3.51%) Minimum Viable Product
5 2 (3.51%) Wiki
6 1 (1.75%) Clustering
6 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.07%) Linux
2 5 (8.77%) Unix
2 5 (8.77%) Windows
3 1 (1.75%) Solaris
3 1 (1.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (36.84%) Automated Testing
2 21 (36.84%) BDD
2 21 (36.84%) TDD
3 18 (31.58%) Coaching
4 17 (29.82%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (28.07%) Security Testing
6 11 (19.30%) Web Testing
7 10 (17.54%) Automation Testing
7 10 (17.54%) SDLC
8 9 (15.79%) Defect Management
8 9 (15.79%) Process Improvement
8 9 (15.79%) Test Automation
9 8 (14.04%) Non-Functional Testing
9 8 (14.04%) Software Testing
10 7 (12.28%) QA Automation
11 6 (10.53%) Analytics
11 6 (10.53%) API Testing
11 6 (10.53%) Software Engineering
11 6 (10.53%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 26 (45.61%) Java
2 18 (31.58%) SQL
3 15 (26.32%) C#
4 8 (14.04%) JavaScript
4 8 (14.04%) Ruby
5 6 (10.53%) Python
6 5 (8.77%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.26%) Scala
7 3 (5.26%) Shell Script
7 3 (5.26%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.51%) Perl
8 2 (3.51%) PHP
9 1 (1.75%) Korn
9 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) Degree
2 4 (7.02%) ISTQB
2 4 (7.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.51%) CISM
3 2 (3.51%) CISSP
3 2 (3.51%) GIAC
3 2 (3.51%) ISSAP
4 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (70.18%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) Docker
2 2 (3.51%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) Puppet
2 3 (5.26%) Rundeck
3 1 (1.75%) Ambari
3 1 (1.75%) Ansible
3 1 (1.75%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (1.75%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 5 (8.77%) Atlassian
1 5 (8.77%) Sitecore
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle
2 3 (5.26%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.51%) Cyber-Ark
3 2 (3.51%) Splunk
3 2 (3.51%) Sybase
3 2 (3.51%) VMware
4 1 (1.75%) Citrix
4 1 (1.75%) Hortonworks
4 1 (1.75%) HP
4 1 (1.75%) Murex
4 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
City of London
TDA Group
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 13 days ago