The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Performance Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Engineer
Rank 824 886 913
Rank change year-on-year
+62 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Engineer 52 46 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.059% 0.045% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.047% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 33 39 36
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £39,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £94,900 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +8.43%
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
85118 97896 102873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.28% 96.31% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 71771 82406 84031
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Performance Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Performance Engineer in the job title.

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 October 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +74 24 £74,500 +46.07%
South East +60 14 £48,750 +8.33%
Yorkshire - 7 £47,500 -
East of England - 5 - -
South West -14 1 £52,500 +16.66%
North West - 1 - -
Performance Engineer
UK

Performance Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, Performance Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Performance Engineer in the job title.

1 60 (65.22%) Performance Testing
2 58 (63.04%) Performance Engineering
3 56 (60.87%) Java
4 50 (54.35%) JMeter
5 42 (45.65%) Gatling
6 37 (40.22%) Games
7 36 (39.13%) Non-Functional Testing
8 35 (38.04%) Python
8 35 (38.04%) LoadRunner
9 33 (35.87%) C#
10 30 (32.61%) .NET
11 29 (31.52%) Agile Software Development
12 28 (30.43%) Ruby
12 28 (30.43%) Scala
13 27 (29.35%) MS Excel
14 26 (28.26%) WebLOAD
15 23 (25.00%) Software Testing
15 23 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
15 23 (25.00%) SOASTA, Inc
16 20 (21.74%) NeoLoad
17 19 (20.65%) Software Architecture
17 19 (20.65%) E-Commerce
18 16 (17.39%) Linux
18 16 (17.39%) SQL
19 15 (16.30%) Hadoop
20 14 (15.22%) MongoDB
21 13 (14.13%) BDD
21 13 (14.13%) C++
22 12 (13.04%) TDD
22 12 (13.04%) Analytical Skills

Performance Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 (7.61%) IIS
2 6 (6.52%) Apache
3 2 (2.17%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.17%) IBM Domino
3 2 (2.17%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 27 (29.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.96%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.35%) G Suite
2 4 (4.35%) Office 365
2 4 (4.35%) Slack
3 3 (3.26%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.17%) Amazon S3
4 2 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.52%) 3G
1 6 (6.52%) 4G
1 6 (6.52%) Wireshark
2 4 (4.35%) Radio Access Network
2 4 (4.35%) SAN
3 2 (2.17%) HSPA
3 2 (2.17%) HTTP
3 2 (2.17%) IMAP
3 2 (2.17%) LDAP
3 2 (2.17%) LTE
3 2 (2.17%) NAS
3 2 (2.17%) SMTP
3 2 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.09%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.09%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.30%) Hadoop
2 14 (15.22%) MongoDB
3 8 (8.70%) Amazon Redshift
3 8 (8.70%) Couchbase
3 8 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (8.70%) NoSQL
3 8 (8.70%) RDBMS
3 8 (8.70%) Relational Database
4 7 (7.61%) SQL Server
5 5 (5.43%) Data Mining
6 3 (3.26%) GIS
7 2 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.17%) MySQL
8 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 50 (54.35%) JMeter
2 42 (45.65%) Gatling
3 35 (38.04%) LoadRunner
4 26 (28.26%) WebLOAD
5 20 (21.74%) NeoLoad
6 9 (9.78%) Jenkins
6 9 (9.78%) JIRA
7 8 (8.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 8 (8.70%) Git (software)
7 8 (8.70%) Hudson
7 8 (8.70%) Visual Studio
8 7 (7.61%) LoadUI
9 5 (5.43%) Cucumber
10 4 (4.35%) Maven
10 4 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (3.26%) AQtime
11 3 (3.26%) Vagrant
11 3 (3.26%) YourKit
12 2 (2.17%) Fiddler
12 2 (2.17%) Zephyr
General
1 37 (40.22%) Games
2 9 (9.78%) Finance
3 7 (7.61%) Retail
4 6 (6.52%) Telecoms
5 5 (5.43%) Automotive
5 5 (5.43%) Electronics
5 5 (5.43%) Multimedia
6 4 (4.35%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (32.61%) .NET
2 5 (5.43%) HTML
3 4 (4.35%) Buildbot
4 3 (3.26%) Hibernate
4 3 (3.26%) HTML5
4 3 (3.26%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (3.26%) Spring
5 2 (2.17%) Ajax
5 2 (2.17%) LAMP
5 2 (2.17%) MAPI
5 2 (2.17%) Node.js
5 2 (2.17%) ODBC
5 2 (2.17%) Web Services
6 1 (1.09%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.09%) OpenMP
6 1 (1.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.43%) 3D Graphics
2 5 (5.43%) Client/Server
2 5 (5.43%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (5.43%) Smartphone
3 4 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.17%) iPad
4 2 (2.17%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.17%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.09%) Cybercrime
5 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.09%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.09%) Social Media
5 1 (1.09%) Tandem
5 1 (1.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.39%) Linux
2 9 (9.78%) Windows
3 5 (5.43%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.17%) CentOS
4 2 (2.17%) Debian
4 2 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.17%) Ubuntu
4 2 (2.17%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (65.22%) Performance Testing
2 58 (63.04%) Performance Engineering
3 36 (39.13%) Non-Functional Testing
4 29 (31.52%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 19 (20.65%) E-Commerce
6 19 (20.65%) Software Architecture
7 13 (14.13%) BDD
8 12 (13.04%) TDD
9 10 (10.87%) Programme Management
9 10 (10.87%) Test Automation
9 10 (10.87%) Test Scripting
10 8 (8.70%) Data Security
10 8 (8.70%) Database Optimisation
10 8 (8.70%) DevOps
10 8 (8.70%) Performance Optimisation
10 8 (8.70%) Scrum
11 7 (7.61%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (6.52%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 56 (60.87%) Java
2 35 (38.04%) Python
3 33 (35.87%) C#
4 28 (30.43%) Ruby
4 28 (30.43%) Scala
5 16 (17.39%) SQL
6 13 (14.13%) C++
7 10 (10.87%) C
8 6 (6.52%) JavaScript
9 5 (5.43%) HLSL
9 5 (5.43%) PowerShell
10 4 (4.35%) Groovy
11 3 (3.26%) VB
11 3 (3.26%) VBA
11 3 (3.26%) VBScript
12 2 (2.17%) MATLAB
12 2 (2.17%) Perl
12 2 (2.17%) PHP
13 1 (1.09%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.09%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (1.09%) PhD
2 1 (1.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.78%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.35%) VMware ESX
2 4 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.09%) Docker
3 1 (1.09%) LXC
Systems Management
1 5 (5.43%) Perfmon
2 4 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (4.35%) HP SiteScope
2 4 (4.35%) Nagios
3 3 (3.26%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.26%) Puppet
4 1 (1.09%) Grafana
4 1 (1.09%) Graphite
4 1 (1.09%) Netcool
4 1 (1.09%) OPNET
4 1 (1.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (25.00%) SOASTA, Inc
2 10 (10.87%) HP
3 9 (9.78%) Microsoft
4 8 (8.70%) ParAccel
4 8 (8.70%) Vertica
5 6 (6.52%) Google
6 5 (5.43%) Dynatrace
7 4 (4.35%) VMware
8 3 (3.26%) Citrix
8 3 (3.26%) IBM
8 3 (3.26%) Mapinfo
8 3 (3.26%) SAP
9 1 (1.09%) AppDynamics
9 1 (1.09%) Compuware
9 1 (1.09%) Facebook
9 1 (1.09%) New Relic
9 1 (1.09%) Oracle
9 1 (1.09%) Riverbed