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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Test Engineer
UK / England
Rank 806 891 915
Rank change year-on-year
+85 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Test Engineer 7 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.009% 0.009% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.009% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 5
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +40.00%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +9.67%

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
76302 90106 95093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.45% 96.53% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 63838 76403 79723
Median salary £47,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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
Yorkshire - 3 £47,500 -
South East +69 2 £49,250 -6.19%
London +69 1 £95,000 +72.72%
South West +11 1 £47,500 +16.56%
Performance Test Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 20 (68.97%) Performance Testing
2 18 (62.07%) Gatling
2 18 (62.07%) JMeter
3 17 (58.62%) LoadRunner
4 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (51.72%) Scala
5 14 (48.28%) QA
5 14 (48.28%) C#
6 13 (44.83%) Java
6 13 (44.83%) SQL
6 13 (44.83%) JIRA
7 11 (37.93%) Scrum
7 11 (37.93%) Performance Engineering
8 10 (34.48%) Non-Functional Testing
8 10 (34.48%) WebLOAD
8 10 (34.48%) .NET
9 9 (31.03%) Python
9 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
10 8 (27.59%) Ruby
10 8 (27.59%) Software Testing
10 8 (27.59%) BDD
10 8 (27.59%) Test Scripting
10 8 (27.59%) SOASTA, Inc
11 7 (24.14%) Cucumber
11 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
11 7 (24.14%) Maven
11 7 (24.14%) TDD
12 6 (20.69%) Retail
12 6 (20.69%) Hibernate

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 (6.90%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) CICS
Applications
1 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) G Suite
1 4 (13.79%) Office 365
1 4 (13.79%) Slack
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) HTTP
1 2 (6.90%) LDAP
1 2 (6.90%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.45%) MySQL
2 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (62.07%) Gatling
1 18 (62.07%) JMeter
2 17 (58.62%) LoadRunner
3 13 (44.83%) JIRA
4 10 (34.48%) WebLOAD
5 7 (24.14%) Cucumber
5 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
5 7 (24.14%) Maven
6 6 (20.69%) Visual Studio
7 5 (17.24%) Jenkins
7 5 (17.24%) NeoLoad
8 4 (13.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (13.79%) Buildbot
8 4 (13.79%) Hudson
8 4 (13.79%) Selenium
8 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (10.34%) LoadUI
9 3 (10.34%) WebDriver
10 1 (3.45%) YourKit
10 1 (3.45%) Zephyr
General
1 6 (20.69%) Retail
2 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Games
3 3 (10.34%) Law
4 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) .NET
2 6 (20.69%) Hibernate
2 6 (20.69%) Spring
3 1 (3.45%) Ajax
3 1 (3.45%) HTML
3 1 (3.45%) J2EE
3 1 (3.45%) ODBC
3 1 (3.45%) SOAP
3 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.45%) Cybercrime
3 1 (3.45%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.45%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (3.45%) Tandem
3 1 (3.45%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
1 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) Performance Testing
2 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (37.93%) Performance Engineering
3 11 (37.93%) Scrum
4 10 (34.48%) Non-Functional Testing
5 8 (27.59%) BDD
5 8 (27.59%) Software Testing
5 8 (27.59%) Test Scripting
6 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (24.14%) TDD
7 5 (17.24%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (17.24%) Test Management
7 5 (17.24%) Test Strategy
8 4 (13.79%) API Testing
8 4 (13.79%) DSDM
8 4 (13.79%) Kanban
8 4 (13.79%) Software Architecture
8 4 (13.79%) Test Automation
9 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
10 1 (3.45%) OO
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) Scala
2 14 (48.28%) C#
3 13 (44.83%) Java
3 13 (44.83%) SQL
4 9 (31.03%) Python
5 8 (27.59%) Ruby
6 4 (13.79%) C
6 4 (13.79%) C++
7 3 (10.34%) Groovy
8 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
8 2 (6.90%) Perl
8 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (48.28%) QA
2 3 (10.34%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
1 4 (13.79%) VMware ESX
1 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (10.34%) Perfmon
3 1 (3.45%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) SOASTA, Inc
2 5 (17.24%) HP
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.79%) Google
3 4 (13.79%) VMware
4 2 (6.90%) Dynatrace