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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Engineer
Rank 836 892 826
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -66
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Engineer 30 24 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.021% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.023% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 23 7 28
Average salary £47,500 £65,000 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.92% +27.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,245 £65,000 £37,400
10% offered a salary of more than £97,000 £85,000 £70,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £65,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-26.92% +71.05%
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
96251 105897 96840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.53% 94.51% 94.54%
Number of salaries quoted 80393 87735 81460
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 2 July 2015.

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 2 July 2015. 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 +11 13 £47,500 -26.92% 1
London +38 10 £77,500 -8.82% 1
South West -17 4 £45,811 - 2
Performance Engineer
UK

Performance Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 (48.15%) Performance Testing
2 24 (44.44%) JMeter
3 23 (42.59%) Performance Engineering
4 18 (33.33%) Degree
5 17 (31.48%) JIRA
5 17 (31.48%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (29.63%) Selenium
6 16 (29.63%) Windows
7 14 (25.93%) Java
7 14 (25.93%) Finance
7 14 (25.93%) ISTQB
7 14 (25.93%) HP Quality Center
8 13 (24.07%) SQL
9 12 (22.22%) Linux
10 11 (20.37%) SQL Server
10 11 (20.37%) LoadRunner
11 10 (18.52%) UNIX
11 10 (18.52%) Software Testing
11 10 (18.52%) VMware
11 10 (18.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 10 (18.52%) Robot Framework
12 9 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (14.81%) Performance Monitoring
13 8 (14.81%) Scrum
13 8 (14.81%) Load Testing
13 8 (14.81%) PHP
14 7 (12.96%) Security Cleared
14 7 (12.96%) PowerShell
14 7 (12.96%) Ruby
15 6 (11.11%) Games

Performance Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 6 (11.11%) Apache
2 5 (9.26%) WebSphere
3 4 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.41%) Apache ServiceMix
4 3 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.85%) Drupal
5 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.85%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.85%) IIS
5 1 (1.85%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) HTTP
2 2 (3.70%) DNS
2 2 (3.70%) SAN
3 1 (1.85%) Internet
3 1 (1.85%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.37%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 4 (7.41%) MySQL
4 2 (3.70%) IDOL
4 2 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (3.70%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.70%) Redis
5 1 (1.85%) DB2
Development Applications
1 24 (44.44%) JMeter
2 17 (31.48%) JIRA
3 16 (29.63%) Selenium
4 11 (20.37%) LoadRunner
5 10 (18.52%) Robot Framework
6 4 (7.41%) Trac
6 4 (7.41%) Introscope
6 4 (7.41%) Subversion
6 4 (7.41%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (7.41%) Git (software)
6 4 (7.41%) WebDriver
7 3 (5.56%) WinRunner
7 3 (5.56%) TestDirector
7 3 (5.56%) HP UFT
7 3 (5.56%) eggPlant
8 2 (3.70%) Grunt
8 2 (3.70%) Gradle
8 2 (3.70%) Maven
9 1 (1.85%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.85%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (25.93%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 6 (11.11%) Games
3 4 (7.41%) Banking
3 4 (7.41%) Law
4 2 (3.70%) Advertising
5 1 (1.85%) Retail
5 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.26%) HTML
2 4 (7.41%) Web Services
2 4 (7.41%) Middleware
2 4 (7.41%) LAMP
2 4 (7.41%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (3.70%) .NET
3 2 (3.70%) SOAP
4 1 (1.85%) J2EE
4 1 (1.85%) CSS
4 1 (1.85%) Velocity
4 1 (1.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.11%) Hedge funds
3 4 (7.41%) Mainframe
3 4 (7.41%) Visualisation
4 3 (5.56%) Replication
5 2 (3.70%) PKI
6 1 (1.85%) Ontologies
6 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.85%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 16 (29.63%) Windows
2 12 (22.22%) Linux
3 10 (18.52%) UNIX
4 2 (3.70%) Windows XP
4 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.85%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (48.15%) Performance Testing
2 23 (42.59%) Performance Engineering
3 17 (31.48%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (18.52%) Software Testing
5 8 (14.81%) Scrum
5 8 (14.81%) Load Testing
5 8 (14.81%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
6 6 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 6 (11.11%) Multithreading
7 5 (9.26%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (7.41%) Coaching
8 4 (7.41%) Application Performance Monitoring
8 4 (7.41%) SDLC
8 4 (7.41%) Performance Management
8 4 (7.41%) Waterfall
8 4 (7.41%) Test Automation
8 4 (7.41%) Service Management
8 4 (7.41%) ITIL
8 4 (7.41%) UML
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.93%) Java
2 13 (24.07%) SQL
3 8 (14.81%) PHP
4 7 (12.96%) Ruby
4 7 (12.96%) PowerShell
5 6 (11.11%) C++
6 5 (9.26%) C#
7 4 (7.41%) VBScript
7 4 (7.41%) VBA
8 3 (5.56%) Python
8 3 (5.56%) C
9 2 (3.70%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.85%) AWK
10 1 (1.85%) Perl
10 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (33.33%) Degree
2 14 (25.93%) ISTQB
3 10 (18.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (12.96%) Security Cleared
5 5 (9.26%) SC Cleared
6 3 (5.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 14 (25.93%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (7.41%) CA Wily
3 2 (3.70%) Puppet
3 2 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.70%) Ansible
3 2 (3.70%) Netcool
3 2 (3.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 10 (18.52%) VMware
2 6 (11.11%) Oracle
3 5 (9.26%) IBM
4 4 (7.41%) Compuware
4 4 (7.41%) EMC
4 4 (7.41%) CA
5 2 (3.70%) Meridio
5 2 (3.70%) Splunk
5 2 (3.70%) New Relic
5 2 (3.70%) Juniper
5 2 (3.70%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.70%) Cisco
6 1 (1.85%) Sun
6 1 (1.85%) HP
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