The table below looks at the statistics for the Performance Test Analyst 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 Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Test Analyst
Rank 849 884 827
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -57
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Test Analyst 19 17 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.015% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.016% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 38
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,850 £34,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,250 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +21.71%
Performance Test Analyst
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
98006 104685 98144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.71% 94.59% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80950 85693 82553
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 £26,988
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Performance Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Test Analyst in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Performance Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Performance Test Analyst
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Performance Test Analyst across the England region.

Performance Test Analyst Salary Trend in England

Performance Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Test Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Performance Test Analyst Salary Histogram in England

Performance Test Analyst
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 Test Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 27 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
Yorkshire +20 5 - -
South West -21 4 £52,500 -
West Midlands - 4 £48,750 -
London +25 3 £42,000 -20.00%
South East +7 2 £50,000 +24.22%
East of England - 1 £50,000 -
Performance Test Analyst
UK

Performance Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Performance Test Analyst 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 Test Analyst in their job title.

1 34 (79.07%) Performance Testing
2 29 (67.44%) HP
3 27 (62.79%) HP Quality Center
4 22 (51.16%) Test Strategy
4 22 (51.16%) Test Management
4 22 (51.16%) JMeter
4 22 (51.16%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (48.84%) Test Automation
5 21 (48.84%) Test Planning
6 20 (46.51%) Selenium
7 19 (44.19%) QA
7 19 (44.19%) JIRA
7 19 (44.19%) Microsoft
8 18 (41.86%) QuickTest Pro
8 18 (41.86%) Management Information System
8 18 (41.86%) MS Excel
8 18 (41.86%) Business Analysis
8 18 (41.86%) TDD
8 18 (41.86%) Usability Testing
8 18 (41.86%) Team Foundation Server
8 18 (41.86%) eggPlant
9 9 (20.93%) Test Scripting
9 9 (20.93%) LoadRunner
10 7 (16.28%) Finance
10 7 (16.28%) ISTQB
11 6 (13.95%) ISEB
11 6 (13.95%) Security Cleared
12 4 (9.30%) Windows
12 4 (9.30%) Java
12 4 (9.30%) SQL

Performance Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Performance Test Analyst 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 Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.33%) IIS
1 1 (2.33%) Apache
1 1 (2.33%) GlassFish
1 1 (2.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 18 (41.86%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.33%) DB2
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (51.16%) JMeter
2 20 (46.51%) Selenium
3 19 (44.19%) JIRA
4 18 (41.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (41.86%) eggPlant
4 18 (41.86%) QuickTest Pro
5 9 (20.93%) LoadRunner
6 3 (6.98%) TestDirector
7 2 (4.65%) JUnit
7 2 (4.65%) WebDriver
7 2 (4.65%) TestNG
8 1 (2.33%) JProfiler
8 1 (2.33%) VisualVM
8 1 (2.33%) Rational Performance Tester
8 1 (2.33%) SilkPerformer
General
1 7 (16.28%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Banking
2 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) Web Services
1 2 (4.65%) Velocity
2 1 (2.33%) J2EE
2 1 (2.33%) JRockit
2 1 (2.33%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (2.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 18 (41.86%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.33%) Open Source
2 1 (2.33%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (2.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (79.07%) Performance Testing
2 22 (51.16%) Test Management
2 22 (51.16%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (51.16%) Test Strategy
3 21 (48.84%) Test Automation
3 21 (48.84%) Test Planning
4 18 (41.86%) TDD
4 18 (41.86%) Business Analysis
4 18 (41.86%) Usability Testing
5 9 (20.93%) Test Scripting
6 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.98%) Stress Testing
7 3 (6.98%) Cyber Security
8 2 (4.65%) Load Testing
8 2 (4.65%) Manual Testing
8 2 (4.65%) V-Model
9 1 (2.33%) Web Testing
9 1 (2.33%) Scrum
9 1 (2.33%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.33%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.30%) Java
1 4 (9.30%) SQL
2 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.33%) C#
2 1 (2.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) ISTQB
2 6 (13.95%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.95%) ISEB
3 4 (9.30%) Degree
4 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.98%) DV Cleared
4 3 (6.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (44.19%) QA
Systems Management
1 27 (62.79%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.33%) nmon
Vendors
1 29 (67.44%) HP
2 19 (44.19%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle
3 2 (4.65%) IBM
4 1 (2.33%) Citrix
4 1 (2.33%) Remedy
4 1 (2.33%) Splunk