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

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 227 247 271
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +24
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 31 59 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.49% 0.57% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.65% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 26 56 86
Median salary £53,750 £48,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.25% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
5642 9090 11296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.66% 87.85% 85.99%
Number of salaries quoted 5146 7772 9386
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
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 25 June 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 June 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 36 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (49.21%) QA
3 25 (39.68%) Java
4 23 (36.51%) JMeter
5 20 (31.75%) Finance
6 19 (30.16%) LoadRunner
6 19 (30.16%) Selenium
7 18 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (25.40%) SQL
9 15 (23.81%) HP
10 14 (22.22%) Test Strategy
11 13 (20.63%) BDD
11 13 (20.63%) JIRA
12 12 (19.05%) Ruby
12 12 (19.05%) Git (software)
12 12 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (17.46%) Test Scripting
13 11 (17.46%) Banking
13 11 (17.46%) TDD
13 11 (17.46%) Oracle
14 10 (15.87%) Web Services
14 10 (15.87%) Linux
14 10 (15.87%) ISTQB
14 10 (15.87%) Test Automation
14 10 (15.87%) Cucumber
14 10 (15.87%) Jenkins
15 9 (14.29%) Open Source
15 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
16 8 (12.70%) JUnit
16 8 (12.70%) Tomcat

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 8 (12.70%) Tomcat
2 7 (11.11%) WebLogic
3 4 (6.35%) Confluence
4 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.59%) Alfresco
5 1 (1.59%) Apache
5 1 (1.59%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MS Project
2 2 (3.17%) MS Office
3 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.59%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) GitHub
2 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) HTTP
1 3 (4.76%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.17%) MySQL
3 2 (3.17%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 23 (36.51%) JMeter
2 19 (30.16%) LoadRunner
2 19 (30.16%) Selenium
3 13 (20.63%) JIRA
4 12 (19.05%) Git (software)
5 10 (15.87%) Cucumber
5 10 (15.87%) Jenkins
6 8 (12.70%) Gatling
6 8 (12.70%) JUnit
7 6 (9.52%) NUnit
8 5 (7.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (7.94%) FitNesse
8 5 (7.94%) LoadUI
8 5 (7.94%) SoapUI
8 5 (7.94%) WebDriver
9 4 (6.35%) HP UFT
10 3 (4.76%) Capybara
10 3 (4.76%) MSI
10 3 (4.76%) Ranorex
10 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 20 (31.75%) Finance
2 11 (17.46%) Banking
3 8 (12.70%) Publishing
4 5 (7.94%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.76%) Advertising
5 3 (4.76%) Automotive
5 3 (4.76%) Legal
6 2 (3.17%) Law
7 1 (1.59%) Billing
7 1 (1.59%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (23.81%) Tester
2 14 (22.22%) Test Leader
3 13 (20.63%) Analyst
4 8 (12.70%) Performance Test Leader
4 8 (12.70%) Performance Tester
4 8 (12.70%) QA Analyst
5 7 (11.11%) Test Analyst
6 6 (9.52%) Automation Tester
7 5 (7.94%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) QA Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Ruby Automation Tester
7 5 (7.94%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Senior Test Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) Developer
9 3 (4.76%) Lead Tester
9 3 (4.76%) Performance Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) QA Manager
9 3 (4.76%) Senior QA Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) Test Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.87%) Web Services
2 5 (7.94%) HTML
3 4 (6.35%) Apache CXF
3 4 (6.35%) RESTful
4 3 (4.76%) CSS
4 3 (4.76%) Middleware
4 3 (4.76%) Node.js
4 3 (4.76%) REST
4 3 (4.76%) SOAP
4 3 (4.76%) WCF
5 2 (3.17%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.17%) CSS3
5 2 (3.17%) HTML5
5 2 (3.17%) ZeroMQ
6 1 (1.59%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (1.59%) iBATIS
6 1 (1.59%) JSON
6 1 (1.59%) Sass
6 1 (1.59%) Spring MVC
6 1 (1.59%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.52%) User Experience
3 5 (7.94%) Fintech
4 4 (6.35%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.76%) Tandem
6 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.17%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.59%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.59%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.59%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.59%) Machine to Machine
7 1 (1.59%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.87%) Linux
2 7 (11.11%) Windows
3 5 (7.94%) Unix
4 2 (3.17%) CentOS
4 2 (3.17%) VMS
5 1 (1.59%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (22.22%) Test Strategy
4 13 (20.63%) BDD
5 11 (17.46%) TDD
5 11 (17.46%) Test Scripting
6 10 (15.87%) Test Automation
7 9 (14.29%) Open Source
8 8 (12.70%) Scrum
9 7 (11.11%) Manual Testing
10 6 (9.52%) Automated Testing
10 6 (9.52%) Defect Management
10 6 (9.52%) DevOps
11 5 (7.94%) Coaching
11 5 (7.94%) Line Management
11 5 (7.94%) Performance Optimisation
11 5 (7.94%) Project Management
11 5 (7.94%) Unit Testing
11 5 (7.94%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (6.35%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 25 (39.68%) Java
2 16 (25.40%) SQL
3 12 (19.05%) Ruby
4 8 (12.70%) Python
5 6 (9.52%) Bash Shell
5 6 (9.52%) C#
5 6 (9.52%) JavaScript
6 5 (7.94%) Scala
7 4 (6.35%) Perl
8 3 (4.76%) Groovy
8 3 (4.76%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.17%) PHP
10 1 (1.59%) C
10 1 (1.59%) C++
10 1 (1.59%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 10 (15.87%) ISTQB
2 6 (9.52%) ISEB
3 5 (7.94%) Degree
4 3 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.76%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.59%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (49.21%) QA
2 6 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.17%) Docker
1 2 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (7.94%) HP SiteScope
2 4 (6.35%) Puppet
3 2 (3.17%) Ansible
3 2 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.59%) Grafana
4 1 (1.59%) Graphite
4 1 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.59%) Nagios
4 1 (1.59%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 15 (23.81%) HP
2 11 (17.46%) Oracle
3 7 (11.11%) IBM
4 6 (9.52%) Atlassian
5 5 (7.94%) WorldPay
6 4 (6.35%) VMware
7 3 (4.76%) Qualys
7 3 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (3.17%) Cisco
8 2 (3.17%) SAP
8 2 (3.17%) Splunk
9 1 (1.59%) Borland
9 1 (1.59%) Dynatrace
9 1 (1.59%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.59%) Telerik
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