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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 239 242 241
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 70 76 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.67% 0.72% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 0.87% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 65 74 70
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £68,000 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
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
8644 8739 8711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 83.17% 82.90% 80.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7304 7345 7795
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £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 2 March 2015.

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 2 March 2015, 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 63 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (44.54%) QA
3 44 (36.97%) Java
4 43 (36.13%) Selenium
5 42 (35.29%) Finance
6 41 (34.45%) Test Scripting
7 40 (33.61%) SQL
8 37 (31.09%) JMeter
9 28 (23.53%) WebDriver
10 26 (21.85%) Test Automation
11 25 (21.01%) LoadRunner
11 25 (21.01%) HP
12 23 (19.33%) Scrum
12 23 (19.33%) Test Management
13 22 (18.49%) Continuous Integration
13 22 (18.49%) Stakeholder Management
13 22 (18.49%) E-Commerce
14 20 (16.81%) QuickTest Pro
14 20 (16.81%) BDD
15 19 (15.97%) Microsoft
15 19 (15.97%) User Acceptance Testing
16 18 (15.13%) Open Source
17 17 (14.29%) Banking
17 17 (14.29%) SQL Server
18 16 (13.45%) C#
18 16 (13.45%) Linux
19 15 (12.61%) TDD
19 15 (12.61%) Test Strategy
20 14 (11.76%) Manual Testing
20 14 (11.76%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 6 (5.04%) Confluence
2 5 (4.20%) IIS
3 2 (1.68%) Node.js
4 1 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.84%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (0.84%) Apache
4 1 (0.84%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.84%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 10 (8.40%) MS Office
2 4 (3.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.52%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (2.52%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (2.52%) Hyperion Enterprise
1 3 (2.52%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.52%) SaaS
2 2 (1.68%) GitHub
3 1 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.20%) LAN
1 5 (4.20%) WAN
2 4 (3.36%) HTTP
3 3 (2.52%) Internet
3 3 (2.52%) Firewall
4 2 (1.68%) Wireless
4 2 (1.68%) SSH
4 2 (1.68%) VPLS
4 2 (1.68%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (1.68%) tcpdump
4 2 (1.68%) MPLS
4 2 (1.68%) DHCP
4 2 (1.68%) VPN
4 2 (1.68%) DNS
5 1 (0.84%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.84%) SAN
5 1 (0.84%) LDAP
5 1 (0.84%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (5.04%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.20%) MySQL
5 4 (3.36%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.52%) Redis
6 3 (2.52%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (2.52%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.68%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.84%) Big Data
8 1 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.84%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.84%) HBase
8 1 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.84%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 43 (36.13%) Selenium
2 37 (31.09%) JMeter
3 28 (23.53%) WebDriver
4 25 (21.01%) LoadRunner
5 20 (16.81%) QuickTest Pro
6 12 (10.08%) Cucumber
7 11 (9.24%) Jenkins
8 10 (8.40%) Git (software)
8 10 (8.40%) JIRA
9 9 (7.56%) TeamCity
9 9 (7.56%) Appium
10 8 (6.72%) SilkPerformer
10 8 (6.72%) Hudson
11 6 (5.04%) Facilita Forecast
12 5 (4.20%) Calabash
12 5 (4.20%) WinRunner
13 4 (3.36%) JUnit
13 4 (3.36%) jMock
13 4 (3.36%) Karma Test Runner
13 4 (3.36%) QUnit
General
1 42 (35.29%) Finance
2 17 (14.29%) Banking
3 8 (6.72%) Retail
4 5 (4.20%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.52%) Private Banking
6 2 (1.68%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.68%) Legal
7 1 (0.84%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.84%) Games
7 1 (0.84%) Law
7 1 (0.84%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (26.89%) Analyst
2 30 (25.21%) Test Analyst
3 22 (18.49%) Tester
4 15 (12.61%) Test Manager
5 14 (11.76%) Consultant
6 13 (10.92%) Developer
6 13 (10.92%) Test Consultant
7 8 (6.72%) Automation Test Analyst
7 8 (6.72%) Automation Analyst
8 7 (5.88%) Performance Test Manager
8 7 (5.88%) Performance Manager
8 7 (5.88%) Java Developer
9 6 (5.04%) Automation Tester
10 5 (4.20%) QA Analyst
10 5 (4.20%) Performance Tester
10 5 (4.20%) Systems Tester
10 5 (4.20%) Principle Consultant
11 4 (3.36%) Senior Test Analyst
11 4 (3.36%) Test Leader
11 4 (3.36%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.72%) .NET
2 6 (5.04%) Web Services
3 5 (4.20%) J2EE
3 5 (4.20%) Ajax
4 4 (3.36%) JSP
5 3 (2.52%) SOAP
5 3 (2.52%) HTML
5 3 (2.52%) Gherkin
6 2 (1.68%) Spring
6 2 (1.68%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (1.68%) Natural Language Processing
6 2 (1.68%) XML
7 1 (0.84%) Middleware
7 1 (0.84%) Lucene
7 1 (0.84%) Servlets
7 1 (0.84%) CSS
7 1 (0.84%) NHibernate
7 1 (0.84%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.84%) Java EE
7 1 (0.84%) iBATIS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.13%) Open Source
2 9 (7.56%) Management Information System
2 9 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.04%) iPad
3 6 (5.04%) Mobile App
3 6 (5.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (5.04%) iPhone
4 5 (4.20%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.20%) GIS
5 4 (3.36%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.52%) Social Media
6 3 (2.52%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.52%) Derivative
6 3 (2.52%) NHS
7 2 (1.68%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.68%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.68%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.68%) Clustering
7 2 (1.68%) Credit Derivative
7 2 (1.68%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.45%) Linux
2 14 (11.76%) UNIX
3 9 (7.56%) Windows
4 3 (2.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.68%) AIX
6 1 (0.84%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (34.45%) Test Scripting
3 26 (21.85%) Test Automation
4 23 (19.33%) Test Management
4 23 (19.33%) Scrum
5 22 (18.49%) E-Commerce
5 22 (18.49%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (18.49%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (16.81%) BDD
7 19 (15.97%) User Acceptance Testing
8 15 (12.61%) TDD
8 15 (12.61%) Test Strategy
9 14 (11.76%) Manual Testing
10 13 (10.92%) Integration Testing
11 12 (10.08%) Regression Testing
12 11 (9.24%) Automated Testing
13 10 (8.40%) Release Management
14 8 (6.72%) Software Testing
14 8 (6.72%) Non-Functional Testing
15 7 (5.88%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (36.97%) Java
2 40 (33.61%) SQL
3 16 (13.45%) C#
4 10 (8.40%) Perl
4 10 (8.40%) Python
5 9 (7.56%) Shell Script
6 7 (5.88%) JavaScript
7 5 (4.20%) Bash Shell
8 4 (3.36%) Ruby
8 4 (3.36%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.52%) C++
9 3 (2.52%) C
10 2 (1.68%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.84%) BeanShell
11 1 (0.84%) R
11 1 (0.84%) Groovy
11 1 (0.84%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (7.56%) ISEB
2 8 (6.72%) Degree
3 4 (3.36%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.52%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.84%) CCNA
5 1 (0.84%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.84%) PMP
5 1 (0.84%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.84%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (44.54%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (0.84%) KVM
Systems Management
1 10 (8.40%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (3.36%) Puppet
3 3 (2.52%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.84%) Nagios
4 1 (0.84%) Ganglia
4 1 (0.84%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 25 (21.01%) HP
2 19 (15.97%) Microsoft
3 13 (10.92%) Oracle
4 6 (5.04%) Siebel
5 5 (4.20%) Citrix
5 5 (4.20%) Atlassian
6 4 (3.36%) IBM
7 3 (2.52%) Hyperion
7 3 (2.52%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.68%) Cisco
8 2 (1.68%) Sun
9 1 (0.84%) hybris
9 1 (0.84%) Demandware
9 1 (0.84%) Facebook
9 1 (0.84%) Adobe
9 1 (0.84%) Sybase
9 1 (0.84%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.84%) SAP
9 1 (0.84%) ATG
9 1 (0.84%) VMware
City, London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 23 days ago