The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Engineer
Rank 853 814 841
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Engineer 25 39 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.038% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.041% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 11 32 24
Average salary £65,000 £53,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.49% +15.05%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+40.54% +2.77%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103792 95991 105966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.22% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 85662 80321 91544
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Performance Engineer
UK

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 24 July 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 24 July 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
South East -20 9 £65,000 -7.14%
London -56 7 £62,500 +13.63% 1
South West - 4 - -
East of England - 4 - -
North West - 1 £41,500 - 1
Performance Engineer
UK

Performance Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 26 (59.09%) Performance Testing
2 19 (43.18%) SQL
3 17 (38.64%) Windows
4 16 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 16 (36.36%) SAN
5 15 (34.09%) Performance Tuning
6 14 (31.82%) Performance Engineering
6 14 (31.82%) QA
6 14 (31.82%) Java
7 12 (27.27%) UNIX
8 11 (25.00%) Finance
8 11 (25.00%) Netcool
9 10 (22.73%) Telecoms
9 10 (22.73%) Oracle
10 9 (20.45%) SMTP
10 9 (20.45%) MAPI
10 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
10 9 (20.45%) Active Directory
10 9 (20.45%) C#
10 9 (20.45%) C++
10 9 (20.45%) .NET
10 9 (20.45%) IIS
10 9 (20.45%) VMware
10 9 (20.45%) VMware ESX
10 9 (20.45%) LoadRunner
10 9 (20.45%) Benchmarking
10 9 (20.45%) WebLOAD
10 9 (20.45%) Degree
10 9 (20.45%) IMAP
10 9 (20.45%) Wireshark

Performance Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 9 (20.45%) IIS
2 7 (15.91%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 16 (36.36%) SAN
2 9 (20.45%) SMTP
2 9 (20.45%) IMAP
2 9 (20.45%) Wireshark
2 9 (20.45%) NAS
3 8 (18.18%) LAN
3 8 (18.18%) WAN
4 4 (9.09%) MRTG
4 4 (9.09%) 4G
5 2 (4.55%) HTTP
6 1 (2.27%) Firewall
6 1 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.91%) IDOL
2 7 (15.91%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (4.55%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 9 (20.45%) LoadRunner
1 9 (20.45%) WebLOAD
1 9 (20.45%) AQtime
2 7 (15.91%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.82%) Selenium
4 1 (2.27%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (2.27%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 11 (25.00%) Finance
2 10 (22.73%) Telecoms
3 7 (15.91%) Banking
4 6 (13.64%) Retail
5 5 (11.36%) Investment Banking
6 2 (4.55%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.45%) MAPI
1 9 (20.45%) .NET
2 2 (4.55%) RESTful
3 1 (2.27%) CSS
3 1 (2.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Computer Science
2 7 (15.91%) PKI
3 4 (9.09%) Open Source
4 2 (4.55%) Hedge funds
4 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (38.64%) Windows
2 12 (27.27%) UNIX
3 7 (15.91%) Windows XP
3 7 (15.91%) Linux
3 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.27%) Android
4 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (59.09%) Performance Testing
2 15 (34.09%) Performance Tuning
3 14 (31.82%) Performance Engineering
4 9 (20.45%) Benchmarking
4 9 (20.45%) Test Automation
5 7 (15.91%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (11.36%) Test Scripting
7 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (9.09%) Scrum
8 3 (6.82%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.82%) Mobile Commerce
8 3 (6.82%) Test Strategy
8 3 (6.82%) Performance Analysis
8 3 (6.82%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (6.82%) Load Testing
8 3 (6.82%) Stress Testing
9 2 (4.55%) Network Architecture
9 2 (4.55%) Information Assurance
9 2 (4.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (43.18%) SQL
2 14 (31.82%) Java
3 9 (20.45%) C#
3 9 (20.45%) C++
4 4 (9.09%) Ruby
4 4 (9.09%) Perl
5 3 (6.82%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) Degree
2 6 (13.64%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.55%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.55%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (31.82%) QA
System Software
1 9 (20.45%) Active Directory
1 9 (20.45%) VMware ESX
1 9 (20.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.82%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (25.00%) Netcool
2 7 (15.91%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.27%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) Oracle
2 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.45%) VMware
3 7 (15.91%) EMC
3 7 (15.91%) Sybase
3 7 (15.91%) Meridio
4 6 (13.64%) Fujitsu
5 4 (9.09%) NetScout
6 1 (2.27%) HP
6 1 (2.27%) SAP
6 1 (2.27%) CODA
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