The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Performance Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Test Engineer
Rank 853 909 924
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Test Engineer 26 35 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.034% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.036% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 18 30 33
Median salary £51,250 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.88% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £39,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +15.38%
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
86072 98291 103044
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.29% 96.29% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 72520 82716 84192
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 £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

Performance Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 29 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Test Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 29 September 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 +49 15 £55,000 +12.82%
Yorkshire - 6 £47,500 -
South East +39 4 £47,500 +5.55%
North West - 1 £35,000 -
Performance Test Engineer
UK

Performance Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Performance Test 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 Test Engineer in the job title.

1 45 (86.54%) Performance Testing
2 40 (76.92%) JMeter
3 39 (75.00%) Gatling
4 38 (73.08%) Java
5 34 (65.38%) C#
6 27 (51.92%) Python
6 27 (51.92%) Non-Functional Testing
7 26 (50.00%) .NET
7 26 (50.00%) Ruby
8 25 (48.08%) Scala
9 24 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (44.23%) MS Excel
11 22 (42.31%) Software Testing
11 22 (42.31%) WebLOAD
11 22 (42.31%) SOASTA, Inc
12 21 (40.38%) Performance Engineering
12 21 (40.38%) Games
13 20 (38.46%) LoadRunner
14 19 (36.54%) NeoLoad
15 18 (34.62%) Software Architecture
16 15 (28.85%) Continuous Integration
17 14 (26.92%) Test Automation
18 12 (23.08%) Test Scripting
18 12 (23.08%) QA
18 12 (23.08%) JIRA
18 12 (23.08%) BDD
19 11 (21.15%) TDD
19 11 (21.15%) Scrum
20 10 (19.23%) Programme Management
20 10 (19.23%) E-Commerce

Performance Test 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 2 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 23 (44.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) Google Apps
1 4 (7.69%) Office 365
1 4 (7.69%) Slack
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.92%) HTTP
2 1 (1.92%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) Hadoop
1 5 (9.62%) MongoDB
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 40 (76.92%) JMeter
2 39 (75.00%) Gatling
3 22 (42.31%) WebLOAD
4 20 (38.46%) LoadRunner
5 19 (36.54%) NeoLoad
6 12 (23.08%) JIRA
7 8 (15.38%) Jenkins
8 7 (13.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (13.46%) Hudson
9 6 (11.54%) Git (software)
9 6 (11.54%) LoadUI
9 6 (11.54%) Selenium
10 5 (9.62%) Visual Studio
10 5 (9.62%) WebDriver
11 4 (7.69%) Cucumber
11 4 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (5.77%) Maven
13 2 (3.85%) Zephyr
14 1 (1.92%) Robot Framework
14 1 (1.92%) TestRail
General
1 21 (40.38%) Games
2 6 (11.54%) Law
2 6 (11.54%) Retail
3 5 (9.62%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (7.69%) Buildbot
3 3 (5.77%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (3.85%) Hibernate
4 2 (3.85%) LAMP
4 2 (3.85%) Node.js
4 2 (3.85%) Spring
5 1 (1.92%) Ajax
5 1 (1.92%) HTML
5 1 (1.92%) ODBC
5 1 (1.92%) SOAP
5 1 (1.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.85%) iPad
3 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.92%) Cybercrime
3 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.92%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.85%) Linux
1 2 (3.85%) Windows
1 2 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (86.54%) Performance Testing
2 27 (51.92%) Non-Functional Testing
3 24 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (42.31%) Software Testing
5 21 (40.38%) Performance Engineering
6 18 (34.62%) Software Architecture
7 15 (28.85%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (26.92%) Test Automation
9 12 (23.08%) BDD
9 12 (23.08%) Test Scripting
10 11 (21.15%) Scrum
10 11 (21.15%) TDD
11 10 (19.23%) E-Commerce
11 10 (19.23%) Programme Management
12 6 (11.54%) API Testing
13 5 (9.62%) Test Management
14 4 (7.69%) DSDM
14 4 (7.69%) Kanban
14 4 (7.69%) Test Strategy
15 3 (5.77%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 38 (73.08%) Java
2 34 (65.38%) C#
3 27 (51.92%) Python
4 26 (50.00%) Ruby
5 25 (48.08%) Scala
6 9 (17.31%) SQL
7 4 (7.69%) C
7 4 (7.69%) C++
7 4 (7.69%) JavaScript
8 3 (5.77%) Groovy
9 2 (3.85%) Perl
9 2 (3.85%) PHP
9 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (23.08%) QA
2 5 (9.62%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.85%) VMware ESX
1 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (5.77%) HP SiteScope
2 3 (5.77%) Nagios
3 2 (3.85%) Perfmon
4 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (42.31%) SOASTA, Inc
2 7 (13.46%) HP
3 4 (7.69%) Google
4 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.85%) VMware
6 1 (1.92%) Dynatrace