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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 238 231 231
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 62 76 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.61% 0.72% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.87% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 59 73 66
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,100 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £69,600 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -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
8341 8727 8835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.73% 83.15% 80.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7186 7395 7916
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £35,500
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 27 January 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 27 January 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 53 (47.32%) QA
2 52 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (40.18%) Java
4 42 (37.50%) Test Scripting
5 41 (36.61%) SQL
6 39 (34.82%) Selenium
7 38 (33.93%) Finance
8 33 (29.46%) JMeter
9 27 (24.11%) LoadRunner
10 26 (23.21%) HP
11 23 (20.54%) Test Automation
11 23 (20.54%) WebDriver
12 22 (19.64%) Test Management
13 19 (16.96%) User Acceptance Testing
13 19 (16.96%) Scrum
13 19 (16.96%) QuickTest Pro
13 19 (16.96%) Stakeholder Management
14 18 (16.07%) E-Commerce
14 18 (16.07%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (16.07%) BDD
15 17 (15.18%) Open Source
15 17 (15.18%) UNIX
15 17 (15.18%) Linux
16 15 (13.39%) Oracle
16 15 (13.39%) Banking
16 15 (13.39%) Test Strategy
17 13 (11.61%) Automated Testing
17 13 (11.61%) SQL Server
17 13 (11.61%) Microsoft
18 12 (10.71%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (4.46%) Confluence
2 2 (1.79%) Node.js
2 2 (1.79%) IIS
3 1 (0.89%) Apache
3 1 (0.89%) Alfresco
3 1 (0.89%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.89%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.89%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 8 (7.14%) MS Office
2 3 (2.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.68%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (2.68%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (2.68%) Hyperion Enterprise
1 3 (2.68%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.79%) SaaS
1 2 (1.79%) GitHub
2 1 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.14%) HTTP
2 4 (3.57%) Internet
3 3 (2.68%) LAN
3 3 (2.68%) WAN
4 2 (1.79%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.79%) SSH
4 2 (1.79%) tcpdump
5 1 (0.89%) NAS
5 1 (0.89%) SAN
5 1 (0.89%) Firewall
5 1 (0.89%) LDAP
5 1 (0.89%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.61%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (5.36%) Oracle Database
3 6 (5.36%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.46%) MySQL
5 4 (3.57%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.68%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.68%) Redis
6 3 (2.68%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.79%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.79%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.79%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (1.79%) HBase
7 2 (1.79%) Big Data
8 1 (0.89%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.89%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 39 (34.82%) Selenium
2 33 (29.46%) JMeter
3 27 (24.11%) LoadRunner
4 23 (20.54%) WebDriver
5 19 (16.96%) QuickTest Pro
6 10 (8.93%) JIRA
6 10 (8.93%) Cucumber
6 10 (8.93%) Jenkins
7 9 (8.04%) TeamCity
8 8 (7.14%) Git (software)
8 8 (7.14%) Hudson
8 8 (7.14%) SilkPerformer
9 7 (6.25%) Appium
10 6 (5.36%) Facilita Forecast
11 5 (4.46%) WinRunner
12 4 (3.57%) JUnit
12 4 (3.57%) SoapUI
12 4 (3.57%) Calabash
13 3 (2.68%) Karma Test Runner
13 3 (2.68%) QUnit
General
1 38 (33.93%) Finance
2 15 (13.39%) Banking
3 9 (8.04%) Retail
4 5 (4.46%) Financial Institution
5 4 (3.57%) Marketing
6 3 (2.68%) Private Banking
7 2 (1.79%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.89%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.89%) Front Office
8 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.89%) Billing
8 1 (0.89%) Law
8 1 (0.89%) Legal
8 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.89%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (28.57%) Analyst
2 30 (26.79%) Test Analyst
3 19 (16.96%) Tester
4 15 (13.39%) Test Manager
5 13 (11.61%) Consultant
6 12 (10.71%) Developer
6 12 (10.71%) Test Consultant
7 8 (7.14%) Automation Test Analyst
7 8 (7.14%) Automation Analyst
8 7 (6.25%) Performance Test Manager
8 7 (6.25%) Performance Manager
8 7 (6.25%) Java Developer
9 5 (4.46%) Oracle DBA
9 5 (4.46%) Performance Tester
9 5 (4.46%) DBA
9 5 (4.46%) Automation Tester
10 4 (3.57%) Performance Consultant
10 4 (3.57%) Test Leader
10 4 (3.57%) QA Analyst
10 4 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.25%) HTML
1 7 (6.25%) JSP
2 5 (4.46%) J2EE
2 5 (4.46%) Ajax
2 5 (4.46%) Web Services
3 4 (3.57%) .NET
3 4 (3.57%) Servlets
4 3 (2.68%) JDBC
5 2 (1.79%) Spring
5 2 (1.79%) Natural Language Processing
5 2 (1.79%) Gherkin
5 2 (1.79%) XML
5 2 (1.79%) SOAP
5 2 (1.79%) CSS
6 1 (0.89%) Struts
6 1 (0.89%) Java EE
6 1 (0.89%) iBATIS
6 1 (0.89%) Spring MVC
6 1 (0.89%) jQuery
6 1 (0.89%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.18%) Open Source
2 11 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.36%) iPad
4 6 (5.36%) iPhone
5 5 (4.46%) GIS
5 5 (4.46%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.57%) Algorithms
6 4 (3.57%) Mainframe
6 4 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (3.57%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.68%) Social Media
7 3 (2.68%) Client/Server
7 3 (2.68%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.79%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.79%) NHS
8 2 (1.79%) Derivative
8 2 (1.79%) Statistics
9 1 (0.89%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.89%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (15.18%) UNIX
1 17 (15.18%) Linux
2 9 (8.04%) Windows
3 3 (2.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.79%) AIX
5 1 (0.89%) Solaris
5 1 (0.89%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.89%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 23 (20.54%) Test Automation
4 22 (19.64%) Test Management
5 19 (16.96%) User Acceptance Testing
5 19 (16.96%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (16.96%) Scrum
6 18 (16.07%) E-Commerce
6 18 (16.07%) BDD
6 18 (16.07%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (13.39%) Test Strategy
8 13 (11.61%) Automated Testing
9 12 (10.71%) TDD
10 11 (9.82%) Regression Testing
10 11 (9.82%) Integration Testing
10 11 (9.82%) Manual Testing
11 9 (8.04%) Release Management
12 8 (7.14%) Software Testing
13 7 (6.25%) Change Management
13 7 (6.25%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (40.18%) Java
2 41 (36.61%) SQL
3 10 (8.93%) Perl
3 10 (8.93%) C#
3 10 (8.93%) Python
4 9 (8.04%) Shell Script
4 9 (8.04%) JavaScript
5 6 (5.36%) PL/SQL
6 5 (4.46%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.68%) C
7 3 (2.68%) Ruby
8 2 (1.79%) C++
9 1 (0.89%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.89%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.89%) BeanShell
9 1 (0.89%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (7.14%) ISEB
2 6 (5.36%) Degree
3 3 (2.68%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.68%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.89%) CCNA
4 1 (0.89%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.89%) PMP
4 1 (0.89%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (47.32%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.79%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (1.79%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.89%) KVM
Systems Management
1 10 (8.93%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (3.57%) Puppet
3 3 (2.68%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.79%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.89%) Ganglia
5 1 (0.89%) Zenoss
5 1 (0.89%) Nagios
5 1 (0.89%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 26 (23.21%) HP
2 15 (13.39%) Oracle
3 13 (11.61%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.36%) Siebel
5 5 (4.46%) Citrix
6 3 (2.68%) Hyperion
6 3 (2.68%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.79%) IBM
7 2 (1.79%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.79%) Sun
8 1 (0.89%) hybris
8 1 (0.89%) Splunk
8 1 (0.89%) Demandware
8 1 (0.89%) Adobe
8 1 (0.89%) Sybase
8 1 (0.89%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.89%) SAP
8 1 (0.89%) ATG
8 1 (0.89%) VMware
8 1 (0.89%) Teradata
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TRG
Salary: £70000 - £80000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
NICE systems
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago