The table below looks at the statistics for the Performance Test 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 Test Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Test Engineer
Rank 858 855 872
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Test Engineer 7 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.007% 0.008% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.008% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 6
Average salary £37,500 £55,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% +25.71%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £50,500 -
% change year-on-year
-25.74% -
Performance Test 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
98061 95266 102493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.68% 94.72% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82304 78117 89013
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Performance Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Performance Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Performance Test Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Performance Test Engineer Salary Trend in England

Performance Test Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Test Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Performance Test Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Performance Test 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 Test Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
Yorkshire - 3 £37,500 - 2
South East - 3 £37,500 -
London -12 1 £50,000 -9.09%
Performance Test Engineer
UK

Performance Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Performance Test 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 Test Engineer in their job title.

1 30 (69.77%) Performance Testing
2 25 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (37.21%) QA
4 15 (34.88%) Test Scripting
5 14 (32.56%) .NET
6 11 (25.58%) HTTP
6 11 (25.58%) JMeter
6 11 (25.58%) Software Engineering
7 10 (23.26%) IIS
7 10 (23.26%) JIRA
7 10 (23.26%) Test Automation
7 10 (23.26%) RESTful
7 10 (23.26%) Network Architecture
7 10 (23.26%) Test Strategy
7 10 (23.26%) Mobile App
8 9 (20.93%) Windows
8 9 (20.93%) Apache
8 9 (20.93%) ISEB
8 9 (20.93%) Open Source
9 8 (18.60%) Games
9 8 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (16.28%) Replication
10 7 (16.28%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (16.28%) eggPlant
11 6 (13.95%) Java
11 6 (13.95%) SQL
11 6 (13.95%) HP
11 6 (13.95%) Benchmarking
12 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
13 4 (9.30%) C

Performance Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Performance Test 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 Test Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (23.26%) IIS
2 9 (20.93%) Apache
3 2 (4.65%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) SaaS
2 1 (2.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.58%) HTTP
2 3 (6.98%) SAN
2 3 (6.98%) IMAP
2 3 (6.98%) Wireshark
2 3 (6.98%) NAS
2 3 (6.98%) SMTP
3 1 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) Data Mining
2 3 (6.98%) MySQL
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 11 (25.58%) JMeter
2 10 (23.26%) JIRA
3 7 (16.28%) eggPlant
4 3 (6.98%) SilkPerformer
4 3 (6.98%) WebLOAD
4 3 (6.98%) AQtime
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (6.98%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (6.98%) LoadRunner
5 2 (4.65%) Subversion
5 2 (4.65%) Trac
5 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (18.60%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (32.56%) .NET
2 10 (23.26%) RESTful
3 3 (6.98%) HTML
3 3 (6.98%) MAPI
3 3 (6.98%) LAMP
4 2 (4.65%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Mobile App
2 9 (20.93%) Open Source
3 7 (16.28%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (16.28%) Replication
4 4 (9.30%) Video on Demand
5 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.33%) IPTV
7 1 (2.33%) Over-the-Top Content
7 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Windows
2 4 (9.30%) Linux
3 1 (2.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (69.77%) Performance Testing
2 25 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (34.88%) Test Scripting
4 11 (25.58%) Software Engineering
5 10 (23.26%) Test Automation
5 10 (23.26%) Network Architecture
5 10 (23.26%) Test Strategy
6 8 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (13.95%) Benchmarking
8 4 (9.30%) Software Testing
8 4 (9.30%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (6.98%) Load Testing
9 3 (6.98%) DSDM
9 3 (6.98%) Scrum
9 3 (6.98%) Web Testing
9 3 (6.98%) Information Assurance
10 2 (4.65%) Performance Management
10 2 (4.65%) Automation Testing
10 2 (4.65%) Quality Management
10 2 (4.65%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.95%) Java
1 6 (13.95%) SQL
2 4 (9.30%) C
3 3 (6.98%) C#
3 3 (6.98%) C++
3 3 (6.98%) PHP
4 2 (4.65%) Ruby
5 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (20.93%) ISEB
2 3 (6.98%) ISTQB
2 3 (6.98%) Degree
3 1 (2.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (37.21%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.98%) VMware ESX
1 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.33%) Puppet
2 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.33%) Pingdom
2 1 (2.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) HP
2 3 (6.98%) VMware
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.33%) Splunk
3 1 (2.33%) SOASTA, Inc
3 1 (2.33%) AppDynamics
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