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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 202 236 300
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +64
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 52 86 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.84% 0.87% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.99% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 46 81 36
Median salary £52,500 £58,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.48% +5.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +2.27%
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
5490 8647 10342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 88.95% 87.49% 85.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5008 7405 8562
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
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 25 August 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 25 August 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 44 (55.70%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (51.90%) Java
2 41 (51.90%) QA
3 30 (37.97%) JMeter
3 30 (37.97%) Finance
4 26 (32.91%) LoadRunner
5 25 (31.65%) Banking
5 25 (31.65%) Selenium
6 24 (30.38%) Test Strategy
7 23 (29.11%) SQL
7 23 (29.11%) Web Services
8 22 (27.85%) Regression Testing
8 22 (27.85%) Test Scripting
9 21 (26.58%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (24.05%) Git (software)
10 19 (24.05%) BDD
10 19 (24.05%) SoapUI
10 19 (24.05%) TDD
11 17 (21.52%) JIRA
12 16 (20.25%) Cucumber
12 16 (20.25%) HP SiteScope
12 16 (20.25%) LoadUI
12 16 (20.25%) HP
13 15 (18.99%) Telecoms
13 15 (18.99%) Server Monitoring
13 15 (18.99%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (18.99%) API Testing
14 13 (16.46%) SQL Server
14 13 (16.46%) Open Source
14 13 (16.46%) Ruby

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 3 (3.80%) Confluence
2 2 (2.53%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.27%) Alfresco
3 1 (1.27%) Apache
3 1 (1.27%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (1.27%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (5.06%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.06%) HTTP
2 1 (1.27%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.27%) LDAP
2 1 (1.27%) SSH
2 1 (1.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (3.80%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.53%) MySQL
5 1 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.27%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.27%) Data Mart
5 1 (1.27%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.27%) HBase
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 30 (37.97%) JMeter
2 26 (32.91%) LoadRunner
3 25 (31.65%) Selenium
4 19 (24.05%) Git (software)
4 19 (24.05%) SoapUI
5 17 (21.52%) JIRA
6 16 (20.25%) Cucumber
6 16 (20.25%) LoadUI
7 11 (13.92%) Jenkins
8 9 (11.39%) Gatling
8 9 (11.39%) WebDriver
9 7 (8.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (6.33%) MSI
11 4 (5.06%) HP UFT
11 4 (5.06%) TeamCity
12 3 (3.80%) FitNesse
12 3 (3.80%) JUnit
12 3 (3.80%) SpecFlow
12 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 3 (3.80%) WATIR
General
1 30 (37.97%) Finance
2 25 (31.65%) Banking
3 15 (18.99%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.33%) Billing
5 4 (5.06%) Legal
5 4 (5.06%) Publishing
6 3 (3.80%) Advertising
6 3 (3.80%) Automotive
6 3 (3.80%) Law
7 2 (2.53%) Marketing
8 1 (1.27%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.27%) Retail
8 1 (1.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (27.85%) Tester
2 16 (20.25%) Analyst
2 16 (20.25%) Performance Tester
3 11 (13.92%) QA Manager
4 10 (12.66%) QA Analyst
5 9 (11.39%) Developer
6 8 (10.13%) Test Analyst
6 8 (10.13%) Test Leader
7 7 (8.86%) Performance Analyst
7 7 (8.86%) Performance Test Analyst
8 6 (7.59%) Automation Tester
9 5 (6.33%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (6.33%) QA Leader
9 5 (6.33%) QA Tester
9 5 (6.33%) Telecoms Analyst
9 5 (6.33%) Test Manager
10 4 (5.06%) AWS Developer
10 4 (5.06%) Magento Developer
10 4 (5.06%) PHP Magento Developer
10 4 (5.06%) PHP Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (29.11%) Web Services
2 7 (8.86%) RESTful
3 6 (7.59%) .NET
3 6 (7.59%) HTML
4 5 (6.33%) ASP.NET
5 4 (5.06%) Ajax
5 4 (5.06%) AngularJS
5 4 (5.06%) Symfony
6 3 (3.80%) Apache CXF
6 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 3 (3.80%) Gherkin
6 3 (3.80%) HTML5
6 3 (3.80%) WCF
7 2 (2.53%) CSS
7 2 (2.53%) JMS
7 2 (2.53%) Middleware
7 2 (2.53%) REST
7 2 (2.53%) SOAP
8 1 (1.27%) ODBC
8 1 (1.27%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.99%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.86%) User Experience
3 5 (6.33%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.06%) Tandem
5 2 (2.53%) Fintech
5 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.53%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.53%) Statistics
6 1 (1.27%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.27%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (1.27%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.27%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.27%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.27%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (1.27%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.19%) Linux
2 7 (8.86%) Windows
3 6 (7.59%) Unix
4 1 (1.27%) Solaris
4 1 (1.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (55.70%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (30.38%) Test Strategy
3 22 (27.85%) Regression Testing
3 22 (27.85%) Test Scripting
4 21 (26.58%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (24.05%) BDD
5 19 (24.05%) TDD
6 15 (18.99%) API Testing
6 15 (18.99%) Server Monitoring
7 13 (16.46%) Open Source
8 12 (15.19%) Coaching
8 12 (15.19%) SDLC
9 11 (13.92%) Unit Testing
10 10 (12.66%) Automated Testing
11 9 (11.39%) Defect Management
11 9 (11.39%) Test Automation
12 8 (10.13%) E-Commerce
12 8 (10.13%) Functional Testing
12 8 (10.13%) Scrum
13 7 (8.86%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (51.90%) Java
2 23 (29.11%) SQL
3 13 (16.46%) Ruby
4 11 (13.92%) C#
5 9 (11.39%) Python
6 8 (10.13%) Scala
7 6 (7.59%) Bash Shell
7 6 (7.59%) JavaScript
8 5 (6.33%) PHP
9 4 (5.06%) PHP 5
9 4 (5.06%) T-SQL
10 3 (3.80%) Perl
10 3 (3.80%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.27%) C
11 1 (1.27%) C++
11 1 (1.27%) Groovy
11 1 (1.27%) Korn
Qualifications
1 13 (16.46%) ISTQB
2 6 (7.59%) ISEB
3 3 (3.80%) Degree
3 3 (3.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.27%) HP ASE
4 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (51.90%) QA
2 1 (1.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (2.53%) Docker
2 1 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (20.25%) HP SiteScope
2 4 (5.06%) Puppet
3 3 (3.80%) Rundeck
4 1 (1.27%) Ambari
4 1 (1.27%) Grafana
4 1 (1.27%) Graphite
4 1 (1.27%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.27%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (20.25%) HP
2 7 (8.86%) Atlassian
3 5 (6.33%) Oracle
4 4 (5.06%) Qualys
5 3 (3.80%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.80%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (3.80%) Splunk
5 3 (3.80%) VMware
6 2 (2.53%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.27%) Borland
7 1 (1.27%) Dynatrace
7 1 (1.27%) Hortonworks
7 1 (1.27%) Murex
7 1 (1.27%) Sybase
7 1 (1.27%) Telerik
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000 per annum + Gain performance testing
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £70,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
MACQUARIE
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 21 days ago