The table below looks at the statistics for the Performance Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Engineer
Rank 845 841 864
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Engineer 26 26 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.025% 0.026% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.027% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 22 18 23
Average salary £40,000 £56,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.88% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £44,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,600 £85,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,500 -
% change year-on-year
-20.79% -
Performance Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
98697 96379 103276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.69% 94.71% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 82885 78978 89637
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Performance Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Engineer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Performance Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Performance Engineer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Performance Engineer across the England region.

Performance Engineer Salary Trend in England

Performance Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Performance Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Performance Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -12 6 £62,000 +1.22% 1
East of England -22 6 £40,000 -11.11%
South East -3 5 £37,500 -
North West -5 5 £30,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 3 £37,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £52,500 -
Performance Engineer
UK

Performance Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Performance Engineer in their job title 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 with Performance Engineer in their job title.

1 42 (56.00%) Performance Testing
2 31 (41.33%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (30.67%) .NET
4 20 (26.67%) Java
5 19 (25.33%) Software Engineering
5 19 (25.33%) QA
5 19 (25.33%) Test Scripting
6 18 (24.00%) HTTP
7 17 (22.67%) Performance Engineering
8 16 (21.33%) Windows
9 15 (20.00%) Linux
10 13 (17.33%) Web Services
10 13 (17.33%) C
10 13 (17.33%) JIRA
10 13 (17.33%) Games
10 13 (17.33%) Enterprise Software
11 12 (16.00%) Test Automation
11 12 (16.00%) RESTful
11 12 (16.00%) JMeter
11 12 (16.00%) Degree
11 12 (16.00%) Computer Science
11 12 (16.00%) C#
11 12 (16.00%) Oracle
11 12 (16.00%) UNIX
12 11 (14.67%) JavaScript
12 11 (14.67%) HP
12 11 (14.67%) Network Architecture
12 11 (14.67%) Mobile App
13 10 (13.33%) Test Strategy
13 10 (13.33%) C++

Performance Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Performance Engineer in their job title 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 with Performance Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (13.33%) IIS
2 9 (12.00%) Apache
3 3 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.67%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.33%) PaaS
2 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (24.00%) HTTP
2 6 (8.00%) SAN
2 6 (8.00%) Internet
2 6 (8.00%) 3G
2 6 (8.00%) 2G
2 6 (8.00%) 4G
2 6 (8.00%) Radio Access Network
3 5 (6.67%) LTE
4 4 (5.33%) LAN
4 4 (5.33%) WAN
5 3 (4.00%) SMTP
5 3 (4.00%) NAS
5 3 (4.00%) IMAP
5 3 (4.00%) Wireshark
6 2 (2.67%) IPsec
6 2 (2.67%) VPN
6 2 (2.67%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.67%) MySQL
3 4 (5.33%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (4.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.00%) Big Data
4 3 (4.00%) Data Mining
4 3 (4.00%) IDOL
4 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 13 (17.33%) JIRA
2 12 (16.00%) JMeter
3 8 (10.67%) LoadRunner
4 7 (9.33%) eggPlant
5 4 (5.33%) NeoLoad
6 3 (4.00%) SilkPerformer
6 3 (4.00%) AQtime
6 3 (4.00%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (4.00%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (4.00%) WebLOAD
7 2 (2.67%) Git (software)
7 2 (2.67%) Trac
7 2 (2.67%) Subversion
8 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (17.33%) Games
2 3 (4.00%) Finance
3 1 (1.33%) Retail
3 1 (1.33%) Marketing
3 1 (1.33%) Back Office
3 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (30.67%) .NET
2 13 (17.33%) Web Services
3 12 (16.00%) RESTful
4 10 (13.33%) HTML
5 6 (8.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (8.00%) CSS
6 5 (6.67%) Classic ASP
6 5 (6.67%) Ajax
6 5 (6.67%) jQuery
7 4 (5.33%) Hibernate
7 4 (5.33%) Spring
7 4 (5.33%) XML
7 4 (5.33%) JMS
7 4 (5.33%) J2EE
7 4 (5.33%) JSP
7 4 (5.33%) Struts
8 3 (4.00%) MAPI
8 3 (4.00%) LAMP
8 3 (4.00%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.67%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.33%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (16.00%) Computer Science
3 11 (14.67%) Mobile App
4 9 (12.00%) Open Source
5 7 (9.33%) Video on Demand
5 7 (9.33%) Replication
6 5 (6.67%) PKI
6 5 (6.67%) Statistics
6 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (5.33%) Over-the-Top Content
7 4 (5.33%) Mathematics
7 4 (5.33%) IPTV
8 2 (2.67%) Cryptography
8 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.33%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.33%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.33%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.33%) Windows
2 15 (20.00%) Linux
3 12 (16.00%) UNIX
4 4 (5.33%) Apple iOS
4 4 (5.33%) Android
5 3 (4.00%) Windows XP
5 3 (4.00%) Mac OS X
5 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.67%) CentOS
7 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (56.00%) Performance Testing
2 31 (41.33%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (25.33%) Software Engineering
3 19 (25.33%) Test Scripting
4 17 (22.67%) Performance Engineering
5 12 (16.00%) Test Automation
6 11 (14.67%) Network Architecture
7 10 (13.33%) Test Strategy
8 9 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (9.33%) Load Testing
9 7 (9.33%) Benchmarking
9 7 (9.33%) Performance Monitoring
9 7 (9.33%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
10 5 (6.67%) Configuration Management
10 5 (6.67%) E-Commerce
10 5 (6.67%) Data Modelling
10 5 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (6.67%) Validation
10 5 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (26.67%) Java
2 13 (17.33%) C
3 12 (16.00%) C#
4 11 (14.67%) JavaScript
5 10 (13.33%) C++
6 9 (12.00%) SQL
7 5 (6.67%) VB
7 5 (6.67%) PHP
7 5 (6.67%) VB6
7 5 (6.67%) Ruby
8 2 (2.67%) Python
9 1 (1.33%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (16.00%) Degree
2 9 (12.00%) ISEB
3 3 (4.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (25.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.67%) Squid
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (6.67%) Nagios
2 4 (5.33%) Puppet
2 4 (5.33%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (5.33%) Pingdom
3 3 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (4.00%) Netcool
3 3 (4.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (1.33%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 12 (16.00%) Oracle
2 11 (14.67%) HP
3 7 (9.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.67%) SOASTA, Inc
5 4 (5.33%) AppDynamics
5 4 (5.33%) Splunk
6 3 (4.00%) VMware
6 3 (4.00%) Meridio
6 3 (4.00%) Fujitsu
6 3 (4.00%) EMC
7 2 (2.67%) Perforce
8 1 (1.33%) SAP
8 1 (1.33%) Intel
8 1 (1.33%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.33%) CODA
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