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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 259 266 252
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 54 68 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.49% 0.57% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.69% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 50 63 61
Average salary £53,750 £62,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
8902 9855 9401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.30% 82.81% 80.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7739 8401 8482
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014, 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 46 (47.92%) Java
2 44 (45.83%) QA
3 43 (44.79%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (38.54%) Test Scripting
5 35 (36.46%) SQL
6 29 (30.21%) LoadRunner
6 29 (30.21%) JMeter
7 28 (29.17%) Finance
7 28 (29.17%) Selenium
8 26 (27.08%) HP
9 23 (23.96%) Scrum
10 21 (21.88%) UNIX
11 18 (18.75%) Test Automation
12 17 (17.71%) Test Management
13 16 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
13 16 (16.67%) BDD
14 15 (15.63%) Test Strategy
14 15 (15.63%) WebDriver
15 13 (13.54%) Open Source
15 13 (13.54%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (13.54%) Stakeholder Management
15 13 (13.54%) E-Commerce
16 12 (12.50%) Linux
16 12 (12.50%) Oracle
16 12 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
16 12 (12.50%) TDD
16 12 (12.50%) Jenkins
16 12 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
17 11 (11.46%) SQL Server
18 10 (10.42%) JavaScript

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 4 (4.17%) Confluence
2 3 (3.13%) ColdFusion
3 2 (2.08%) Node.js
3 2 (2.08%) IIS
4 1 (1.04%) Apache
4 1 (1.04%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 5 (5.21%) MS Office
1 5 (5.21%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.08%) GitHub
2 1 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.29%) HTTP
2 4 (4.17%) Internet
3 2 (2.08%) SSH
3 2 (2.08%) tcpdump
3 2 (2.08%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.04%) SAN
4 1 (1.04%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.04%) LDAP
4 1 (1.04%) LAN
4 1 (1.04%) SMS
4 1 (1.04%) WAN
4 1 (1.04%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.04%) NAS
4 1 (1.04%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.46%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.21%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.13%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.13%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.08%) MySQL
5 2 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.08%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (2.08%) HBase
5 2 (2.08%) Redis
5 2 (2.08%) Big Data
5 2 (2.08%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.04%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.04%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.04%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 29 (30.21%) LoadRunner
1 29 (30.21%) JMeter
2 28 (29.17%) Selenium
3 16 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
4 15 (15.63%) WebDriver
5 12 (12.50%) Jenkins
6 10 (10.42%) JIRA
6 10 (10.42%) TeamCity
7 9 (9.38%) Hudson
8 8 (8.33%) Git (software)
9 7 (7.29%) Cucumber
9 7 (7.29%) Facilita Forecast
10 6 (6.25%) SilkPerformer
10 6 (6.25%) JUnit
11 4 (4.17%) Visual Studio
11 4 (4.17%) WinRunner
12 3 (3.13%) LoadUI
12 3 (3.13%) Appium
13 2 (2.08%) SoapUI
13 2 (2.08%) Ant
General
1 28 (29.17%) Finance
2 8 (8.33%) Banking
3 5 (5.21%) Retail
4 4 (4.17%) Marketing
5 3 (3.13%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.08%) Games
6 2 (2.08%) Front Office
6 2 (2.08%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.04%) Law
7 1 (1.04%) Legal
7 1 (1.04%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.04%) Billing
7 1 (1.04%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (30.21%) Analyst
1 29 (30.21%) Test Analyst
2 16 (16.67%) Tester
3 12 (12.50%) Test Manager
4 9 (9.38%) Consultant
4 9 (9.38%) Performance Manager
4 9 (9.38%) Performance Test Manager
5 8 (8.33%) Automation Analyst
5 8 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
5 8 (8.33%) Test Consultant
5 8 (8.33%) Developer
6 6 (6.25%) Performance Tester
6 6 (6.25%) Java Developer
7 4 (4.17%) Test Engineer
7 4 (4.17%) Test Leader
7 4 (4.17%) Automation Tester
8 3 (3.13%) Performance Consultant
8 3 (3.13%) Performance Test Leader
8 3 (3.13%) Senior Capacity Planner
8 3 (3.13%) Performance Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.25%) HTML
1 6 (6.25%) JSP
2 5 (5.21%) J2EE
2 5 (5.21%) Web Services
3 4 (4.17%) Ajax
4 3 (3.13%) CSS
4 3 (3.13%) JDBC
4 3 (3.13%) .NET
4 3 (3.13%) Servlets
5 2 (2.08%) XML
5 2 (2.08%) Natural Language Processing
5 2 (2.08%) Gherkin
5 2 (2.08%) Spring
6 1 (1.04%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.04%) XSLT
6 1 (1.04%) SAML
6 1 (1.04%) Middleware
6 1 (1.04%) SOAP
6 1 (1.04%) Struts
6 1 (1.04%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.54%) Open Source
2 12 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.25%) iPhone
3 6 (6.25%) iPad
4 4 (4.17%) GIS
4 4 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.13%) Fixed Income
5 3 (3.13%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.13%) Algorithms
5 3 (3.13%) Social Media
5 3 (3.13%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.08%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.08%) Derivative
6 2 (2.08%) Statistics
6 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.04%) Social Network
7 1 (1.04%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.04%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.04%) New Media
7 1 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 21 (21.88%) UNIX
2 12 (12.50%) Linux
3 10 (10.42%) Windows
4 4 (4.17%) AIX
4 4 (4.17%) Solaris
5 3 (3.13%) Android
5 3 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (44.79%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (38.54%) Test Scripting
3 23 (23.96%) Scrum
4 18 (18.75%) Test Automation
5 17 (17.71%) Test Management
6 16 (16.67%) BDD
7 15 (15.63%) Test Strategy
8 13 (13.54%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (13.54%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (13.54%) E-Commerce
9 12 (12.50%) TDD
9 12 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (10.42%) Manual Testing
11 9 (9.38%) Load Testing
12 8 (8.33%) Software Testing
12 8 (8.33%) Automated Testing
12 8 (8.33%) Regression Testing
13 7 (7.29%) Change Management
13 7 (7.29%) Integration Testing
14 6 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 46 (47.92%) Java
2 35 (36.46%) SQL
3 10 (10.42%) Shell Script
3 10 (10.42%) JavaScript
4 9 (9.38%) Python
5 7 (7.29%) Perl
6 6 (6.25%) C#
7 5 (5.21%) C++
7 5 (5.21%) C
7 5 (5.21%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.17%) Ruby
9 3 (3.13%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.13%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.04%) VBA
10 1 (1.04%) XQuery
10 1 (1.04%) R
10 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (6.25%) ISEB
2 5 (5.21%) ISTQB
3 4 (4.17%) Degree
4 2 (2.08%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.08%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (1.04%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.04%) PMP
5 1 (1.04%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.04%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (45.83%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.08%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (2.08%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.04%) KVM
Systems Management
1 10 (10.42%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.13%) Puppet
3 2 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.08%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.04%) Ganglia
4 1 (1.04%) Zenoss
4 1 (1.04%) Nagios
4 1 (1.04%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 26 (27.08%) HP
2 12 (12.50%) Oracle
3 8 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (7.29%) Citrix
5 4 (4.17%) Siebel
5 4 (4.17%) IBM
5 4 (4.17%) VMware
6 3 (3.13%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.04%) Algorithmics
7 1 (1.04%) ATG
7 1 (1.04%) SAP
7 1 (1.04%) Intershop
7 1 (1.04%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.04%) hybris
7 1 (1.04%) Akamai
7 1 (1.04%) Splunk
7 1 (1.04%) Demandware
7 1 (1.04%) Adobe
7 1 (1.04%) Sun
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago