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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 242 250 247
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 19 68 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.28% 0.67% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.79% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 13 65 73
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £36,150 £40,100
10% offered a salary of more than £86,000 £77,500 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +18.00%
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
5889 8631 8804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 87.99% 84.63% 85.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5269 7432 7470
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 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 5 February 2016, 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 30 (56.60%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (39.62%) QA
2 21 (39.62%) C#
3 17 (32.08%) Selenium
4 16 (30.19%) JMeter
5 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
6 14 (26.42%) .NET
7 13 (24.53%) Java
7 13 (24.53%) Windows
7 13 (24.53%) JIRA
7 13 (24.53%) BDD
8 12 (22.64%) Cucumber
8 12 (22.64%) Test Scripting
9 11 (20.75%) Test Strategy
9 11 (20.75%) Finance
9 11 (20.75%) LoadRunner
10 10 (18.87%) C++
10 10 (18.87%) C
10 10 (18.87%) SQL Server
11 9 (16.98%) IIS
11 9 (16.98%) Degree
11 9 (16.98%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (16.98%) Git (software)
11 9 (16.98%) Test Automation
11 9 (16.98%) Performance Monitoring
12 8 (15.09%) ISTQB
12 8 (15.09%) JavaScript
13 7 (13.21%) MS Office
13 7 (13.21%) Visual Studio
13 7 (13.21%) Python

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 9 (16.98%) IIS
2 5 (9.43%) Confluence
3 3 (5.66%) Node.js
3 3 (5.66%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.66%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (13.21%) MS Office
2 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.66%) HipChat
4 2 (3.77%) MS Project
5 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.66%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (5.66%) AWS CloudFormation
1 3 (5.66%) GitHub
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) HTTP
2 2 (3.77%) LDAP
3 1 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.87%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.55%) Big Data
3 2 (3.77%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (32.08%) Selenium
2 16 (30.19%) JMeter
3 13 (24.53%) JIRA
4 12 (22.64%) Cucumber
5 11 (20.75%) LoadRunner
6 9 (16.98%) Git (software)
7 7 (13.21%) Visual Studio
8 5 (9.43%) NeoLoad
8 5 (9.43%) SpecFlow
9 4 (7.55%) JUnit
9 4 (7.55%) Subversion
9 4 (7.55%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (7.55%) WebDriver
10 3 (5.66%) Android Studio
10 3 (5.66%) Bugzilla
10 3 (5.66%) Gatling
10 3 (5.66%) HP UFT
10 3 (5.66%) Introscope
10 3 (5.66%) Mercurial
10 3 (5.66%) Xcode
General
1 11 (20.75%) Finance
2 6 (11.32%) Banking
2 6 (11.32%) Investment Banking
3 5 (9.43%) Publishing
4 3 (5.66%) Advertising
5 2 (3.77%) Legal
6 1 (1.89%) Electronics
6 1 (1.89%) Front Office
6 1 (1.89%) Law
6 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.89%) Marketing
6 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (32.08%) Tester
2 12 (22.64%) Test Leader
3 8 (15.09%) Performance Engineer
3 8 (15.09%) Performance Test Engineer
3 8 (15.09%) Performance Test Leader
3 8 (15.09%) Performance Tester
3 8 (15.09%) Test Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Analyst
4 6 (11.32%) Automation Tester
4 6 (11.32%) Test Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) Agile Tester
5 5 (9.43%) Test Manager
6 4 (7.55%) QA Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Ruby Automation Tester
7 3 (5.66%) Java Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Quality Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Selenium Tester
7 3 (5.66%) Senior QA Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Performance Manager
8 2 (3.77%) Senior Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (26.42%) .NET
2 6 (11.32%) Web Services
3 5 (9.43%) Gherkin
4 4 (7.55%) HTML
5 3 (5.66%) CSS
6 2 (3.77%) HTML5
6 2 (3.77%) Middleware
6 2 (3.77%) ZeroMQ
7 1 (1.89%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.89%) Behat
7 1 (1.89%) CSS3
7 1 (1.89%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (1.89%) J2EE
7 1 (1.89%) jQuery
7 1 (1.89%) JSON
7 1 (1.89%) React
7 1 (1.89%) Sass
7 1 (1.89%) SOAP
7 1 (1.89%) XHTML
7 1 (1.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.66%) Fintech
3 3 (5.66%) Semantic Web
4 1 (1.89%) Equities
4 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.89%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 13 (24.53%) Windows
2 6 (11.32%) Linux
2 6 (11.32%) Unix
3 3 (5.66%) Android
4 2 (3.77%) CentOS
4 2 (3.77%) VMS
5 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (56.60%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (24.53%) BDD
3 12 (22.64%) Test Scripting
4 11 (20.75%) Test Strategy
5 9 (16.98%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (16.98%) Performance Monitoring
5 9 (16.98%) Test Automation
6 7 (13.21%) Automated Testing
6 7 (13.21%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (13.21%) Manual Testing
6 7 (13.21%) Project Management
6 7 (13.21%) SDLC
7 6 (11.32%) Automation Testing
7 6 (11.32%) TDD
8 5 (9.43%) Defect Tracking
8 5 (9.43%) Line Management
8 5 (9.43%) Scrum
8 5 (9.43%) Security Testing
8 5 (9.43%) Software Engineering
8 5 (9.43%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 21 (39.62%) C#
2 13 (24.53%) Java
3 10 (18.87%) C
3 10 (18.87%) C++
4 8 (15.09%) JavaScript
5 7 (13.21%) Python
6 5 (9.43%) Groovy
6 5 (9.43%) Ruby
6 5 (9.43%) SQL
7 3 (5.66%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.66%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.77%) Perl
9 1 (1.89%) PHP
9 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) Degree
2 8 (15.09%) ISTQB
3 6 (11.32%) ISEB
4 3 (5.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (3.77%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (39.62%) QA
2 3 (5.66%) SLA
3 1 (1.89%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.77%) Docker
1 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.77%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Graphite
2 2 (3.77%) Ansible
2 2 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.77%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.43%) HP
3 4 (7.55%) Atlassian
3 4 (7.55%) Oracle
4 3 (5.66%) Cisco
4 3 (5.66%) Dynatrace
4 3 (5.66%) IBM
4 3 (5.66%) SAP
4 3 (5.66%) VMware
4 3 (5.66%) WorldPay
5 1 (1.89%) Citrix
5 1 (1.89%) SOASTA, Inc
5 1 (1.89%) Yahoo!
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Experis Ltd
Salary: £62560 - £74446 per annum + RRA + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £62560 - £74446 per annum + RRA + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Worldpay
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
Goldman Sachs
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago