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

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 214 234 281
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +47
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 43 83 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.68% 0.79% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.90% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 40 81 54
Median salary £51,250 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.81% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,750 £80,000 £79,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
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
5655 9178 10598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.62% 87.62% 86.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5154 7829 8734
Median salary £60,500 £60,000 £57,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.83% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £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 25 July 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 July 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 39 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (44.87%) JMeter
2 35 (44.87%) Java
3 32 (41.03%) LoadRunner
3 32 (41.03%) QA
4 30 (38.46%) Finance
5 25 (32.05%) HP
6 23 (29.49%) Banking
6 23 (29.49%) Test Strategy
7 22 (28.21%) Test Scripting
7 22 (28.21%) Web Services
8 20 (25.64%) Regression Testing
9 19 (24.36%) Selenium
10 18 (23.08%) SQL
11 16 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (20.51%) BDD
11 16 (20.51%) SoapUI
12 15 (19.23%) HP SiteScope
12 15 (19.23%) LoadUI
12 15 (19.23%) Telecoms
13 14 (17.95%) JIRA
13 14 (17.95%) Server Monitoring
13 14 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
13 14 (17.95%) API Testing
14 13 (16.67%) Git (software)
15 12 (15.38%) Open Source
15 12 (15.38%) Ruby
15 12 (15.38%) TDD
16 11 (14.10%) Oracle
16 11 (14.10%) SQL Server

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 (10.26%) Tomcat
2 7 (8.97%) WebLogic
3 4 (5.13%) Confluence
4 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.28%) Alfresco
5 1 (1.28%) Apache
5 1 (1.28%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) MS Project
2 1 (1.28%) MS Office
2 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (5.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.28%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.85%) HTTP
2 1 (1.28%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.10%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.56%) MySQL
4 1 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.28%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 35 (44.87%) JMeter
2 32 (41.03%) LoadRunner
3 19 (24.36%) Selenium
4 16 (20.51%) SoapUI
5 15 (19.23%) LoadUI
6 14 (17.95%) JIRA
7 13 (16.67%) Git (software)
8 10 (12.82%) Cucumber
8 10 (12.82%) Jenkins
9 9 (11.54%) Gatling
10 5 (6.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (6.41%) FitNesse
10 5 (6.41%) HP UFT
10 5 (6.41%) JUnit
10 5 (6.41%) WebDriver
11 4 (5.13%) NUnit
12 3 (3.85%) Capybara
12 3 (3.85%) MSI
12 3 (3.85%) Ranorex
12 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 30 (38.46%) Finance
2 23 (29.49%) Banking
3 15 (19.23%) Telecoms
4 9 (11.54%) Publishing
5 5 (6.41%) Legal
6 4 (5.13%) Billing
7 3 (3.85%) Automotive
7 3 (3.85%) Law
8 1 (1.28%) Advertising
8 1 (1.28%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.28%) Marketing
8 1 (1.28%) Retail
8 1 (1.28%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (25.64%) Tester
2 17 (21.79%) Analyst
3 15 (19.23%) Performance Tester
4 13 (16.67%) Test Leader
5 10 (12.82%) QA Analyst
6 9 (11.54%) Test Analyst
7 8 (10.26%) Performance Test Leader
8 7 (8.97%) Developer
9 6 (7.69%) Performance Analyst
9 6 (7.69%) Performance Test Analyst
10 5 (6.41%) QA Manager
10 5 (6.41%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (6.41%) Telecoms Analyst
11 4 (5.13%) Automation Tester
11 4 (5.13%) AWS Developer
11 4 (5.13%) PHP Developer
11 4 (5.13%) QA Engineer
11 4 (5.13%) Senior Test Analyst
11 4 (5.13%) Web Analyst
11 4 (5.13%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (28.21%) Web Services
2 7 (8.97%) RESTful
3 5 (6.41%) HTML
4 4 (5.13%) .NET
4 4 (5.13%) Apache CXF
4 4 (5.13%) REST
4 4 (5.13%) SOAP
4 4 (5.13%) Symfony
5 3 (3.85%) AngularJS
5 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.85%) CSS
5 3 (3.85%) WCF
6 2 (2.56%) Ajax
6 2 (2.56%) CSS3
6 2 (2.56%) HTML5
6 2 (2.56%) Middleware
7 1 (1.28%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (1.28%) iBATIS
7 1 (1.28%) JSON
7 1 (1.28%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.97%) User Experience
3 6 (7.69%) Fintech
4 5 (6.41%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.13%) Tandem
6 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.28%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.28%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (1.28%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.28%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.28%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.28%) Machine to Machine
7 1 (1.28%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.97%) Linux
2 5 (6.41%) Windows
3 4 (5.13%) Unix
4 1 (1.28%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (29.49%) Test Strategy
3 22 (28.21%) Test Scripting
4 20 (25.64%) Regression Testing
5 16 (20.51%) BDD
5 16 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (17.95%) API Testing
6 14 (17.95%) Server Monitoring
7 12 (15.38%) Open Source
7 12 (15.38%) TDD
8 11 (14.10%) Test Automation
9 9 (11.54%) Unit Testing
10 8 (10.26%) Scrum
11 7 (8.97%) Defect Management
11 7 (8.97%) E-Commerce
11 7 (8.97%) Exploratory Testing
11 7 (8.97%) SDLC
12 6 (7.69%) Coaching
12 6 (7.69%) Manual Testing
13 5 (6.41%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (44.87%) Java
2 18 (23.08%) SQL
3 12 (15.38%) Ruby
4 7 (8.97%) C#
5 6 (7.69%) Scala
6 5 (6.41%) JavaScript
6 5 (6.41%) PHP
6 5 (6.41%) Python
7 4 (5.13%) PHP 5
8 3 (3.85%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.85%) Perl
8 3 (3.85%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.56%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.28%) C
10 1 (1.28%) C++
10 1 (1.28%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 11 (14.10%) ISTQB
2 6 (7.69%) ISEB
3 4 (5.13%) Degree
4 3 (3.85%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.85%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.28%) HP ASE
5 1 (1.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (41.03%) QA
2 6 (7.69%) SLA
Systems Management
1 15 (19.23%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (2.56%) Puppet
3 1 (1.28%) Grafana
3 1 (1.28%) Graphite
3 1 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.28%) Nagios
3 1 (1.28%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 25 (32.05%) HP
2 11 (14.10%) Oracle
3 7 (8.97%) IBM
4 6 (7.69%) Atlassian
5 5 (6.41%) WorldPay
6 4 (5.13%) Qualys
7 3 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (2.56%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.56%) SAP
8 2 (2.56%) Splunk
8 2 (2.56%) VMware
9 1 (1.28%) Borland
9 1 (1.28%) Dynatrace
9 1 (1.28%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.28%) Telerik
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £85,000 to £90,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus)
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Sqs Group (Uk) Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Moo Print Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Moo Print Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
We are Friday Ltd.
Salary: Competitive - Depending on experience
Posted: 26 days ago