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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 228 277 239
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -38
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 35 45 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.50% 0.43% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.49% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 27 41 100
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £84,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,250
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +11.80%
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
6251 9123 10827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.61% 87.39% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5639 7667 9054
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,769 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £83,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 3 May 2016.

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 3 May 2016, 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 32 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (46.30%) QA
3 18 (33.33%) JMeter
4 16 (29.63%) Java
5 15 (27.78%) LoadRunner
5 15 (27.78%) Selenium
6 12 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (22.22%) HP
6 12 (22.22%) Finance
7 11 (20.37%) Oracle
7 11 (20.37%) Test Strategy
8 10 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (18.52%) BDD
8 10 (18.52%) SQL Server
8 10 (18.52%) SQL
8 10 (18.52%) ISTQB
8 10 (18.52%) JIRA
9 9 (16.67%) Ruby
9 9 (16.67%) C#
9 9 (16.67%) Test Automation
9 9 (16.67%) Cucumber
10 7 (12.96%) Git (software)
10 7 (12.96%) Manual Testing
10 7 (12.96%) Test Scripting
10 7 (12.96%) WebLogic
10 7 (12.96%) Tomcat
10 7 (12.96%) IBM
10 7 (12.96%) Degree
10 7 (12.96%) Publishing
10 7 (12.96%) Scrum

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 7 (12.96%) Tomcat
1 7 (12.96%) WebLogic
2 4 (7.41%) Confluence
3 3 (5.56%) Node.js
4 2 (3.70%) IIS
4 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Office
1 3 (5.56%) MS Project
2 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) GitHub
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) HTTP
2 2 (3.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.70%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.85%) MySQL
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (33.33%) JMeter
2 15 (27.78%) LoadRunner
2 15 (27.78%) Selenium
3 10 (18.52%) JIRA
4 9 (16.67%) Cucumber
5 7 (12.96%) Git (software)
6 6 (11.11%) Jenkins
6 6 (11.11%) JUnit
6 6 (11.11%) NUnit
7 5 (9.26%) HP UFT
8 4 (7.41%) Capybara
8 4 (7.41%) Gatling
9 3 (5.56%) FitNesse
9 3 (5.56%) Ranorex
9 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (5.56%) Visual Studio
9 3 (5.56%) WebDriver
10 2 (3.70%) RSpec
10 2 (3.70%) Vagrant
10 2 (3.70%) WATIR
General
1 12 (22.22%) Finance
2 7 (12.96%) Publishing
3 6 (11.11%) Banking
4 3 (5.56%) Advertising
4 3 (5.56%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.70%) Automotive
5 2 (3.70%) Law
5 2 (3.70%) Legal
6 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (25.93%) Tester
2 13 (24.07%) Test Leader
3 10 (18.52%) Analyst
4 8 (14.81%) Performance Test Leader
5 7 (12.96%) Automation Tester
5 7 (12.96%) Test Analyst
6 6 (11.11%) Ruby Automation Tester
7 5 (9.26%) QA Analyst
7 5 (9.26%) QA Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (7.41%) Performance Tester
8 4 (7.41%) Senior Test Analyst
8 4 (7.41%) Test Manager
9 3 (5.56%) Lead Tester
9 3 (5.56%) Quality Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Senior QA Analyst
9 3 (5.56%) Software Tester
10 2 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
10 2 (3.70%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
10 2 (3.70%) Senior Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.26%) Web Services
2 3 (5.56%) .NET
2 3 (5.56%) Middleware
2 3 (5.56%) REST
2 3 (5.56%) SOAP
2 3 (5.56%) WCF
3 2 (3.70%) Apache CXF
3 2 (3.70%) CSS
3 2 (3.70%) HTML
3 2 (3.70%) HTML5
3 2 (3.70%) RESTful
3 2 (3.70%) ZeroMQ
4 1 (1.85%) Ajax
4 1 (1.85%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.85%) CSS3
4 1 (1.85%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (1.85%) Gherkin
4 1 (1.85%) React
4 1 (1.85%) Sass
4 1 (1.85%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.26%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.26%) Fintech
2 5 (9.26%) User Experience
3 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.70%) Tandem
4 1 (1.85%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.85%) Machine to Machine
4 1 (1.85%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.11%) Linux
2 5 (9.26%) Unix
2 5 (9.26%) Windows
3 2 (3.70%) CentOS
3 2 (3.70%) VMS
4 1 (1.85%) Android
4 1 (1.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (20.37%) Test Strategy
4 10 (18.52%) BDD
5 9 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 7 (12.96%) Manual Testing
6 7 (12.96%) Scrum
6 7 (12.96%) Test Scripting
7 6 (11.11%) Project Management
7 6 (11.11%) TDD
8 5 (9.26%) Automated Testing
8 5 (9.26%) Defect Management
8 5 (9.26%) Open Source
8 5 (9.26%) Performance Optimisation
8 5 (9.26%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (7.41%) Coaching
9 4 (7.41%) Functional Testing
9 4 (7.41%) Line Management
10 3 (5.56%) Integration Testing
10 3 (5.56%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (29.63%) Java
2 10 (18.52%) SQL
3 9 (16.67%) C#
3 9 (16.67%) Ruby
4 5 (9.26%) JavaScript
5 4 (7.41%) Python
6 3 (5.56%) Bash Shell
6 3 (5.56%) C
6 3 (5.56%) C++
6 3 (5.56%) Groovy
7 2 (3.70%) Perl
7 2 (3.70%) Scala
8 1 (1.85%) PHP
8 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (18.52%) ISTQB
2 7 (12.96%) Degree
3 6 (11.11%) ISEB
4 4 (7.41%) SC Cleared
4 4 (7.41%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.85%) HP ASE
5 1 (1.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (46.30%) QA
2 6 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.70%) Docker
1 2 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) Ansible
1 2 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.70%) Puppet
2 1 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (22.22%) HP
2 11 (20.37%) Oracle
3 7 (12.96%) IBM
4 6 (11.11%) Atlassian
5 5 (9.26%) WorldPay
6 2 (3.70%) Cisco
6 2 (3.70%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.70%) Qualys
6 2 (3.70%) SAP
6 2 (3.70%) VMware
7 1 (1.85%) Borland
7 1 (1.85%) Citrix
7 1 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.85%) Telerik
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Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £37,000 - £50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + options, pension
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benifits and Bonuses
Posted: 14 days ago