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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 234 242 292
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +50
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 69 95 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.67% 0.73% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.88% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 66 83 31
Average salary £51,250 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.38% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.74% +9.87%
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
8808 10836 10040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 85.32% 83.77% 82.38%
Number of salaries quoted 7525 9019 8660
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 1 July 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 1 July 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 71 (52.59%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (48.89%) QA
3 62 (45.93%) Selenium
4 50 (37.04%) JMeter
5 48 (35.56%) Finance
6 46 (34.07%) WebDriver
7 43 (31.85%) Java
8 41 (30.37%) C#
8 41 (30.37%) SQL
9 40 (29.63%) BDD
10 38 (28.15%) TDD
11 33 (24.44%) Test Automation
12 31 (22.96%) Automated Testing
13 28 (20.74%) Test Scripting
13 28 (20.74%) E-Commerce
14 27 (20.00%) .NET
15 26 (19.26%) Test Management
16 25 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
17 22 (16.30%) LoadRunner
18 21 (15.56%) Banking
19 19 (14.07%) HP
19 19 (14.07%) Cucumber
20 18 (13.33%) Test Strategy
21 16 (11.85%) User Acceptance Testing
21 16 (11.85%) Integration Testing
21 16 (11.85%) SOAP
21 16 (11.85%) SoapUI
22 15 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
22 15 (11.11%) Web Services
22 15 (11.11%) HP UFT

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 5 (3.70%) Confluence
2 4 (2.96%) IIS
3 3 (2.22%) Apache ServiceMix
3 3 (2.22%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (3.70%) MS Office
2 2 (1.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.22%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (2.22%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (2.22%) Hyperion Enterprise
1 3 (2.22%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.74%) PORTIA
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.93%) SaaS
2 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.96%) LAN
1 4 (2.96%) WAN
2 2 (1.48%) DHCP
2 2 (1.48%) VPN
2 2 (1.48%) DNS
2 2 (1.48%) Internet
2 2 (1.48%) MPLS
2 2 (1.48%) Firewall
2 2 (1.48%) Wireless
2 2 (1.48%) VPLS
2 2 (1.48%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.74%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.63%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.67%) MySQL
3 6 (4.44%) Oracle Database
4 5 (3.70%) Big Data
4 5 (3.70%) Hadoop
5 4 (2.96%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.48%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.74%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 62 (45.93%) Selenium
2 50 (37.04%) JMeter
3 46 (34.07%) WebDriver
4 22 (16.30%) LoadRunner
5 19 (14.07%) Cucumber
6 16 (11.85%) SoapUI
7 15 (11.11%) HP UFT
8 11 (8.15%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (7.41%) WinRunner
10 8 (5.93%) Git (software)
10 8 (5.93%) Appium
11 7 (5.19%) JUnit
12 6 (4.44%) Visual Studio
12 6 (4.44%) Subversion
12 6 (4.44%) JIRA
12 6 (4.44%) TestNG
12 6 (4.44%) WebLOAD
12 6 (4.44%) SpecFlow
13 5 (3.70%) TeamCity
13 5 (3.70%) Calabash
General
1 48 (35.56%) Finance
2 21 (15.56%) Banking
3 10 (7.41%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.44%) Retail
5 5 (3.70%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.96%) Law
6 4 (2.96%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.22%) Private Banking
8 2 (1.48%) Advertising
8 2 (1.48%) Legal
9 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.74%) Games
9 1 (0.74%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 34 (25.19%) Analyst
2 23 (17.04%) Test Analyst
3 17 (12.59%) Test Leader
4 15 (11.11%) QA Analyst
5 14 (10.37%) Tester
6 12 (8.89%) Test Manager
7 11 (8.15%) Developer
7 11 (8.15%) Performance Test Leader
8 8 (5.93%) QA Leader
8 8 (5.93%) Consultant
8 8 (5.93%) Test Consultant
9 7 (5.19%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (5.19%) Selenium Test Analyst
10 6 (4.44%) Test Engineer
10 6 (4.44%) Performance Manager
10 6 (4.44%) Performance Test Manager
11 5 (3.70%) Quality Analyst
11 5 (3.70%) Senior QA Analyst
11 5 (3.70%) QA Test Analyst
11 5 (3.70%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (20.00%) .NET
2 16 (11.85%) SOAP
3 15 (11.11%) Web Services
4 7 (5.19%) HTML
5 6 (4.44%) Middleware
6 4 (2.96%) FIX Protocol
7 3 (2.22%) Spring MVC
7 3 (2.22%) Spring
7 3 (2.22%) XML
7 3 (2.22%) CSS
7 3 (2.22%) REST
7 3 (2.22%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (2.22%) iBATIS
8 2 (1.48%) Gherkin
8 2 (1.48%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.48%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (1.48%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.74%) JSP
9 1 (0.74%) Servlets
9 1 (0.74%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.70%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.96%) Derivative
5 3 (2.22%) Clustering
5 3 (2.22%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.48%) Credit Derivative
6 2 (1.48%) NHS
6 2 (1.48%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.48%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (1.48%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.74%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.74%) GIS
7 1 (0.74%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.74%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.74%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.89%) Windows
2 11 (8.15%) Linux
3 5 (3.70%) UNIX
4 3 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.74%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.74%) Android
5 1 (0.74%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (52.59%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (29.63%) BDD
3 38 (28.15%) TDD
4 33 (24.44%) Test Automation
5 31 (22.96%) Automated Testing
6 28 (20.74%) E-Commerce
6 28 (20.74%) Test Scripting
7 26 (19.26%) Test Management
8 25 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (13.33%) Test Strategy
10 16 (11.85%) Integration Testing
10 16 (11.85%) User Acceptance Testing
11 14 (10.37%) OO
12 13 (9.63%) Scrum
13 12 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (8.89%) Open Source
14 11 (8.15%) Automation Testing
14 11 (8.15%) Mentoring
15 10 (7.41%) Non-Functional Testing
15 10 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 43 (31.85%) Java
2 41 (30.37%) C#
2 41 (30.37%) SQL
3 9 (6.67%) Python
4 8 (5.93%) JavaScript
4 8 (5.93%) Perl
5 7 (5.19%) PL/SQL
5 7 (5.19%) Ruby
6 3 (2.22%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.22%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.48%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.48%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.74%) BeanShell
8 1 (0.74%) R
8 1 (0.74%) Groovy
8 1 (0.74%) C
8 1 (0.74%) C++
8 1 (0.74%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (8.15%) Degree
2 7 (5.19%) ISEB
3 4 (2.96%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.48%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (48.89%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.74%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (0.74%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (5.19%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.96%) Puppet
2 4 (2.96%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.74%) Graphite
3 1 (0.74%) CFEngine
3 1 (0.74%) Nagios
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.74%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.74%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 19 (14.07%) HP
2 13 (9.63%) Microsoft
3 12 (8.89%) Oracle
4 8 (5.93%) Atlassian
5 4 (2.96%) IBM
6 3 (2.22%) WorldPay
6 3 (2.22%) Hyperion
6 3 (2.22%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.48%) Siebel
7 2 (1.48%) Cisco
8 1 (0.74%) Sun
8 1 (0.74%) Sybase
8 1 (0.74%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.74%) SAP
8 1 (0.74%) VMware
8 1 (0.74%) Teradata
8 1 (0.74%) Google
8 1 (0.74%) Novell
8 1 (0.74%) Citrix
8 1 (0.74%) Facebook
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
HSBC
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
First Point
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension + flexi working
Posted: 26 days ago