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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Engineer
Rank 850 888 834
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -54
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Engineer 25 19 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.017% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.018% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 28
Average salary £45,000 £67,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,700 £40,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £85,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +18.93%
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
97876 106372 100372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.57% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80918 87012 84539
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 £27,000 £27,000
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
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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 +3 12 £40,000 - 1
London +11 9 £100,000 +48.14% 1
Yorkshire - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £47,500 -
Performance Engineer
UK

Performance Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 20 (43.48%) Performance Testing
2 19 (41.30%) Linux
3 16 (34.78%) Performance Engineering
4 15 (32.61%) JMeter
5 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (30.43%) Windows
5 14 (30.43%) HTML
5 14 (30.43%) Oracle
6 12 (26.09%) PHP
6 12 (26.09%) UNIX
6 12 (26.09%) JIRA
7 11 (23.91%) SQL
7 11 (23.91%) Java
8 10 (21.74%) Apache
8 10 (21.74%) Games
8 10 (21.74%) Performance Monitoring
9 9 (19.57%) Software Engineering
9 9 (19.57%) MySQL
9 9 (19.57%) LoadRunner
10 8 (17.39%) .NET
10 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
10 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
10 8 (17.39%) C#
10 8 (17.39%) C++
10 8 (17.39%) Web Services
10 8 (17.39%) Ruby
10 8 (17.39%) Scrum
10 8 (17.39%) Finance
10 8 (17.39%) Load Testing
10 8 (17.39%) Oracle Database

Performance Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (21.74%) Apache
2 6 (13.04%) Apache ServiceMix
3 4 (8.70%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.52%) IIS
5 2 (4.35%) JBoss
6 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.17%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.17%) Drupal
6 1 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.22%) SaaS
2 2 (4.35%) PaaS
2 2 (4.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) HTTP
1 5 (10.87%) 2G
1 5 (10.87%) LTE
1 5 (10.87%) 4G
1 5 (10.87%) Radio Access Network
1 5 (10.87%) 3G
2 4 (8.70%) Internet
3 3 (6.52%) HTTPS
4 2 (4.35%) SAN
4 2 (4.35%) VPN
4 2 (4.35%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) MySQL
2 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.39%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.35%) IDOL
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.17%) DB2
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (32.61%) JMeter
2 12 (26.09%) JIRA
3 9 (19.57%) LoadRunner
4 7 (15.22%) Oracle Forms
5 6 (13.04%) Subversion
5 6 (13.04%) Git (software)
5 6 (13.04%) Trac
6 4 (8.70%) Introscope
7 3 (6.52%) eggPlant
8 2 (4.35%) WebDriver
8 2 (4.35%) Selenium
8 2 (4.35%) WinRunner
8 2 (4.35%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (2.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (2.17%) TestDirector
9 1 (2.17%) Firebug
9 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (2.17%) SoapUI
General
1 10 (21.74%) Games
2 8 (17.39%) Finance
3 5 (10.87%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.35%) Retail
5 1 (2.17%) Marketing
5 1 (2.17%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (30.43%) HTML
2 8 (17.39%) .NET
2 8 (17.39%) Web Services
3 7 (15.22%) LAMP
4 6 (13.04%) Ruby on Rails
4 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET
4 6 (13.04%) CSS
5 5 (10.87%) Ajax
5 5 (10.87%) Classic ASP
5 5 (10.87%) jQuery
6 1 (2.17%) Velocity
6 1 (2.17%) WCF
6 1 (2.17%) SOAP
6 1 (2.17%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Hedge funds
2 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.70%) PKI
3 3 (6.52%) Replication
3 3 (6.52%) Open Source
3 3 (6.52%) Video on Demand
4 2 (4.35%) Over-the-Top Content
4 2 (4.35%) Cryptography
4 2 (4.35%) IPTV
5 1 (2.17%) Statistics
5 1 (2.17%) Ontologies
5 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (41.30%) Linux
2 14 (30.43%) Windows
3 12 (26.09%) UNIX
4 2 (4.35%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.35%) CentOS
5 1 (2.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) Performance Testing
2 16 (34.78%) Performance Engineering
3 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (21.74%) Performance Monitoring
5 9 (19.57%) Software Engineering
6 8 (17.39%) Load Testing
6 8 (17.39%) Scrum
7 7 (15.22%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (15.22%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (10.87%) Multithreading
8 5 (10.87%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (10.87%) Validation
8 5 (10.87%) Data Modelling
8 5 (10.87%) Configuration Management
8 5 (10.87%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (10.87%) Application Performance Monitoring
9 3 (6.52%) Test Strategy
10 2 (4.35%) Capacity Management
10 2 (4.35%) Analytics
10 2 (4.35%) Kernel Tuning
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.09%) PHP
2 11 (23.91%) SQL
2 11 (23.91%) Java
3 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
3 8 (17.39%) C#
3 8 (17.39%) C++
3 8 (17.39%) Ruby
4 5 (10.87%) C
4 5 (10.87%) VB6
4 5 (10.87%) VB
5 3 (6.52%) Python
6 2 (4.35%) Perl
7 1 (2.17%) AWK
7 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) Degree
1 5 (10.87%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.35%) ISEB
3 2 (4.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) CA Wily
2 3 (6.52%) Nagios
3 2 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (4.35%) Netcool
3 2 (4.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (4.35%) Puppet
3 2 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.35%) Pingdom
4 1 (2.17%) OpenView
Vendors
1 14 (30.43%) Oracle
2 5 (10.87%) HP
3 4 (8.70%) EMC
3 4 (8.70%) CA
3 4 (8.70%) Compuware
4 3 (6.52%) SOASTA, Inc
4 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.35%) Perforce
5 2 (4.35%) AppDynamics
5 2 (4.35%) Meridio
5 2 (4.35%) Splunk
6 1 (2.17%) VMware
6 1 (2.17%) Citrix
6 1 (2.17%) Sun
6 1 (2.17%) IBM
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Edgar Cowen
Salary: Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago