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

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 235 256 245
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -11
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 25 47 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.38% 0.47% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.53% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 20 45 109
Median salary £51,250 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.38% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £71,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.29% +7.05%
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
5961 8817 10919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 90.18% 87.86% 85.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5447 7480 9144
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
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 27 May 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 27 May 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 32 (60.38%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (49.06%) QA
3 17 (32.08%) Java
3 17 (32.08%) JMeter
4 16 (30.19%) Selenium
5 14 (26.42%) LoadRunner
6 13 (24.53%) Finance
6 13 (24.53%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (22.64%) HP
7 12 (22.64%) SQL
8 11 (20.75%) Oracle
8 11 (20.75%) Ruby
8 11 (20.75%) ISTQB
8 11 (20.75%) JIRA
8 11 (20.75%) BDD
8 11 (20.75%) Test Strategy
9 10 (18.87%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (18.87%) Cucumber
10 9 (16.98%) Test Automation
11 8 (15.09%) Git (software)
11 8 (15.09%) Jenkins
11 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
12 7 (13.21%) JUnit
12 7 (13.21%) WebLogic
12 7 (13.21%) C#
12 7 (13.21%) Linux
12 7 (13.21%) Tomcat
12 7 (13.21%) IBM
12 7 (13.21%) Degree
12 7 (13.21%) Publishing

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 7 (13.21%) Tomcat
1 7 (13.21%) WebLogic
2 4 (7.55%) Confluence
3 3 (5.66%) Node.js
4 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Project
2 2 (3.77%) MS Office
3 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) GitHub
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) HTTP
2 2 (3.77%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.77%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.89%) MySQL
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (32.08%) JMeter
2 16 (30.19%) Selenium
3 14 (26.42%) LoadRunner
4 11 (20.75%) JIRA
5 10 (18.87%) Cucumber
6 8 (15.09%) Git (software)
6 8 (15.09%) Jenkins
7 7 (13.21%) JUnit
8 6 (11.32%) NUnit
9 5 (9.43%) Gatling
9 5 (9.43%) HP UFT
10 4 (7.55%) Capybara
10 4 (7.55%) FitNesse
10 4 (7.55%) WebDriver
11 3 (5.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (5.66%) Ranorex
11 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 2 (3.77%) GitLab
12 2 (3.77%) RSpec
12 2 (3.77%) WATIR
General
1 13 (24.53%) Finance
2 7 (13.21%) Publishing
3 6 (11.32%) Banking
4 4 (7.55%) Advertising
5 2 (3.77%) Automotive
5 2 (3.77%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.77%) Law
5 2 (3.77%) Legal
6 1 (1.89%) Marketing
6 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (24.53%) Test Leader
2 12 (22.64%) Tester
3 10 (18.87%) Analyst
4 8 (15.09%) Performance Test Leader
5 7 (13.21%) Automation Tester
6 6 (11.32%) QA Analyst
6 6 (11.32%) Ruby Automation Tester
6 6 (11.32%) Test Analyst
7 5 (9.43%) QA Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) Senior Test Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) Test Manager
9 3 (5.66%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) Lead Tester
9 3 (5.66%) Performance Tester
9 3 (5.66%) Quality Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) Senior QA Analyst
10 2 (3.77%) Head of Testing
10 2 (3.77%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
10 2 (3.77%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.43%) Web Services
2 3 (5.66%) Apache CXF
2 3 (5.66%) CSS
2 3 (5.66%) HTML
2 3 (5.66%) Middleware
2 3 (5.66%) REST
2 3 (5.66%) SOAP
2 3 (5.66%) WCF
3 2 (3.77%) CSS3
3 2 (3.77%) HTML5
3 2 (3.77%) RESTful
3 2 (3.77%) ZeroMQ
4 1 (1.89%) .NET
4 1 (1.89%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.89%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (1.89%) Gherkin
4 1 (1.89%) JSON
4 1 (1.89%) React
4 1 (1.89%) Sass
4 1 (1.89%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.43%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.43%) Fintech
2 5 (9.43%) User Experience
3 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.77%) Tandem
4 1 (1.89%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.89%) Machine to Machine
4 1 (1.89%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.21%) Linux
2 5 (9.43%) Unix
3 4 (7.55%) Windows
4 2 (3.77%) CentOS
4 2 (3.77%) VMS
5 1 (1.89%) Android
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (60.38%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (24.53%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (20.75%) BDD
3 11 (20.75%) Test Strategy
4 9 (16.98%) Test Automation
5 7 (13.21%) Manual Testing
5 7 (13.21%) Scrum
5 7 (13.21%) TDD
5 7 (13.21%) Test Scripting
6 5 (9.43%) Automated Testing
6 5 (9.43%) Defect Management
6 5 (9.43%) Open Source
6 5 (9.43%) Performance Optimisation
6 5 (9.43%) Project Management
6 5 (9.43%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (7.55%) Coaching
7 4 (7.55%) DevOps
7 4 (7.55%) Line Management
8 3 (5.66%) Performance Engineering
8 3 (5.66%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 17 (32.08%) Java
2 12 (22.64%) SQL
3 11 (20.75%) Ruby
4 7 (13.21%) C#
5 5 (9.43%) JavaScript
5 5 (9.43%) Python
6 4 (7.55%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.66%) Groovy
7 3 (5.66%) Perl
7 3 (5.66%) Scala
8 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.89%) C
9 1 (1.89%) C++
9 1 (1.89%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (20.75%) ISTQB
2 7 (13.21%) Degree
3 6 (11.32%) ISEB
4 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared
4 4 (7.55%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.89%) HP ASE
5 1 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (49.06%) QA
2 6 (11.32%) SLA
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%) Puppet
2 2 (3.77%) Ansible
2 2 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (22.64%) HP
2 11 (20.75%) Oracle
3 7 (13.21%) Atlassian
3 7 (13.21%) IBM
4 5 (9.43%) WorldPay
5 3 (5.66%) VMware
6 2 (3.77%) Cisco
6 2 (3.77%) Qualys
6 2 (3.77%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (3.77%) SAP
7 1 (1.89%) Borland
7 1 (1.89%) Citrix
7 1 (1.89%) Splunk
7 1 (1.89%) Telerik
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