The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Test Engineer
Rank 885 848 856
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Test Engineer 13 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.014% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.015% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 14
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% +7.52%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+85.71% -22.22%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102606 96024 105994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.40% 94.24% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 84657 80426 91603
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Performance Test Engineer
UK

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 23 July 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 23 July 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
South East - 9 £65,000 -
London -38 3 £60,000 +20.00%
North West - 1 £41,500 - 1
Performance Test Engineer
UK

Performance Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 14 (77.78%) QA
2 9 (50.00%) WebLOAD
2 9 (50.00%) Degree
2 9 (50.00%) IMAP
2 9 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 9 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (50.00%) NAS
2 9 (50.00%) AQtime
2 9 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (50.00%) VMware
2 9 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 9 (50.00%) Benchmarking
2 9 (50.00%) SMTP
2 9 (50.00%) SAN
2 9 (50.00%) C#
2 9 (50.00%) C++
2 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) .NET
2 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (50.00%) IIS
2 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) MAPI
2 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (44.44%) Performance Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 4 (22.22%) Java
5 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce

Performance Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 9 (50.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) SAN
1 9 (50.00%) IMAP
1 9 (50.00%) Wireshark
1 9 (50.00%) NAS
1 9 (50.00%) SMTP
2 1 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) WebLOAD
1 9 (50.00%) AQtime
2 3 (16.67%) Selenium
3 2 (11.11%) LoadRunner
4 1 (5.56%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (5.56%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Banking
1 2 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) .NET
1 9 (50.00%) MAPI
2 1 (5.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Open Source
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Benchmarking
1 9 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (44.44%) Performance Testing
3 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 3 (16.67%) Mobile Commerce
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (16.67%) Load Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Stress Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 2 (11.11%) Information Assurance
6 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.56%) Network Architecture
6 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.56%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) C#
1 9 (50.00%) C++
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) Perl
3 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) ISEB
2 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (77.78%) QA
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 9 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (5.56%) HP
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