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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Engineer
Rank 835 870 817
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -53
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Engineer 46 33 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.044% 0.030% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.032% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 40 19 27
Average salary £45,245 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.59% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,150 £38,500 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,950 £65,000 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,250 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +19.31%
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
97611 102712 93841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.18% 94.49% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 82251 83877 78553
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +12 16 £45,000 - 2
London 0 14 £50,000 -16.66% 3
South West -7 13 £45,245 - 3
Performance Engineer
UK

Performance Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 45 (61.64%) Performance Testing
2 29 (39.73%) LoadRunner
3 28 (38.36%) JMeter
4 25 (34.25%) Performance Engineering
5 24 (32.88%) Degree
6 22 (30.14%) QA
6 22 (30.14%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (28.77%) Selenium
8 20 (27.40%) Finance
8 20 (27.40%) Java
8 20 (27.40%) UNIX
8 20 (27.40%) Windows
9 18 (24.66%) Test Scripting
9 18 (24.66%) JIRA
9 18 (24.66%) ISTQB
9 18 (24.66%) SDLC
9 18 (24.66%) Security Cleared
10 17 (23.29%) Analytical Skills
10 17 (23.29%) Test Management
10 17 (23.29%) SQL
11 16 (21.92%) SQL Server
11 16 (21.92%) HP Quality Center
11 16 (21.92%) SC Cleared
12 15 (20.55%) HP
13 14 (19.18%) Software Testing
14 13 (17.81%) VMware
14 13 (17.81%) Web Services
14 13 (17.81%) Robot Framework
14 13 (17.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 12 (16.44%) Linux

Performance Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 10 (13.70%) WebSphere
2 5 (6.85%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.11%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (4.11%) Confluence
4 2 (2.74%) JBoss
4 2 (2.74%) Apache
4 2 (2.74%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.37%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.37%) IIS
5 1 (1.37%) Drupal
5 1 (1.37%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.37%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (1.37%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (4.11%) HipChat
2 2 (2.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (4.11%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.11%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.48%) HTTP
2 2 (2.74%) DNS
2 2 (2.74%) SAN
2 2 (2.74%) Internet
3 1 (1.37%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.92%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.11%) Big Data
2 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.74%) IDOL
3 2 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.74%) MySQL
3 2 (2.74%) DB2
3 2 (2.74%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.74%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.74%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.74%) Redis
4 1 (1.37%) MS Access
4 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (39.73%) LoadRunner
2 28 (38.36%) JMeter
3 21 (28.77%) Selenium
4 18 (24.66%) JIRA
5 13 (17.81%) Robot Framework
6 6 (8.22%) HP UFT
6 6 (8.22%) WebDriver
7 5 (6.85%) Introscope
8 4 (5.48%) WinRunner
9 3 (4.11%) TestDirector
10 2 (2.74%) JUnit
10 2 (2.74%) Cucumber
10 2 (2.74%) Gradle
10 2 (2.74%) Maven
10 2 (2.74%) Grunt
10 2 (2.74%) eggPlant
11 1 (1.37%) Trac
11 1 (1.37%) WebLOAD
11 1 (1.37%) Firebug
11 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (27.40%) Finance
2 8 (10.96%) Law
2 8 (10.96%) Banking
3 6 (8.22%) Telecoms
3 6 (8.22%) Games
4 2 (2.74%) Advertising
5 1 (1.37%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.81%) Web Services
2 9 (12.33%) Middleware
3 4 (5.48%) J2EE
4 3 (4.11%) HTML
4 3 (4.11%) .NET
5 2 (2.74%) CSS
6 1 (1.37%) SOAP
6 1 (1.37%) LAMP
6 1 (1.37%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (1.37%) Java EE
6 1 (1.37%) REST
6 1 (1.37%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.29%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (13.70%) Mainframe
3 8 (10.96%) Visualisation
4 6 (8.22%) Hedge funds
5 3 (4.11%) Semantic Web
6 2 (2.74%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (2.74%) Replication
6 2 (2.74%) PKI
7 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.37%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 20 (27.40%) UNIX
1 20 (27.40%) Windows
2 12 (16.44%) Linux
3 2 (2.74%) Windows XP
3 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.37%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (61.64%) Performance Testing
2 25 (34.25%) Performance Engineering
3 22 (30.14%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (24.66%) Test Scripting
4 18 (24.66%) SDLC
5 17 (23.29%) Test Management
6 14 (19.18%) Software Testing
7 12 (16.44%) Scrum
8 11 (15.07%) Software Engineering
9 10 (13.70%) Infrastructure Management
10 9 (12.33%) Data Analysis
11 8 (10.96%) ITIL
11 8 (10.96%) UML
11 8 (10.96%) Six Sigma
11 8 (10.96%) Service Management
11 8 (10.96%) Requirements Analysis
11 8 (10.96%) Lean Six Sigma
11 8 (10.96%) Test Automation
11 8 (10.96%) Waterfall
12 7 (9.59%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 20 (27.40%) Java
2 17 (23.29%) SQL
3 11 (15.07%) PowerShell
4 9 (12.33%) VBA
5 8 (10.96%) VBScript
5 8 (10.96%) C#
6 7 (9.59%) C++
6 7 (9.59%) Python
7 6 (8.22%) Shell Script
7 6 (8.22%) PHP
8 5 (6.85%) Ruby
9 4 (5.48%) C
9 4 (5.48%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.37%) Perl
10 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.37%) AWK
Qualifications
1 24 (32.88%) Degree
2 18 (24.66%) ISTQB
2 18 (24.66%) Security Cleared
3 16 (21.92%) SC Cleared
4 13 (17.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (4.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (30.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 16 (21.92%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (4.11%) Graphite
3 2 (2.74%) Netcool
3 2 (2.74%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (2.74%) CA Wily
3 2 (2.74%) Puppet
3 2 (2.74%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.74%) Ansible
4 1 (1.37%) OPNET
Vendors
1 15 (20.55%) HP
2 13 (17.81%) VMware
3 11 (15.07%) IBM
4 6 (8.22%) Oracle
5 3 (4.11%) New Relic
5 3 (4.11%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.11%) EMC
6 2 (2.74%) Citrix
6 2 (2.74%) Juniper
6 2 (2.74%) CA
6 2 (2.74%) SAP
6 2 (2.74%) Cisco
6 2 (2.74%) Meridio
6 2 (2.74%) Splunk
7 1 (1.37%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.37%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.37%) Sun
7 1 (1.37%) Compuware
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