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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Test Engineer
Rank 883 905 969
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +64
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Test Engineer 23 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.025% 0.017% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.018% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 22 14 5
Median salary £52,500 £40,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -38.46%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £40,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -38.46%
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
89934 96186 106572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.32% 96.53% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 76512 79745 88117
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Yorkshire - 13 £52,500 - 2
London +31 6 £70,000 +27.27% 1
South East -3 2 £57,500 +43.75% 1
North West - 1 £100,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £100,000 -
Performance Test Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 27 (90.00%) Performance Testing
2 22 (73.33%) JMeter
3 18 (60.00%) Java
3 18 (60.00%) LoadRunner
3 18 (60.00%) Gatling
4 13 (43.33%) Python
5 12 (40.00%) Hadoop
5 12 (40.00%) MongoDB
6 11 (36.67%) C#
6 11 (36.67%) Ruby
7 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (26.67%) Games
7 8 (26.67%) Visual Studio
7 8 (26.67%) Non-Functional Testing
8 7 (23.33%) Performance Engineering
8 7 (23.33%) RabbitMQ
8 7 (23.33%) .NET
9 6 (20.00%) E-Commerce
9 6 (20.00%) Test Scripting
9 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (16.67%) SOASTA, Inc
10 5 (16.67%) WebLOAD
10 5 (16.67%) Test Automation
10 5 (16.67%) SQL
10 5 (16.67%) Linux
11 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
11 4 (13.33%) SOA
11 4 (13.33%) HP
11 4 (13.33%) TDD
11 4 (13.33%) Software Testing

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 (6.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) Hadoop
1 12 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (73.33%) JMeter
2 18 (60.00%) Gatling
2 18 (60.00%) LoadRunner
3 8 (26.67%) Visual Studio
4 5 (16.67%) WebLOAD
5 4 (13.33%) NeoLoad
6 2 (6.67%) HP UFT
7 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
7 1 (3.33%) JIRA
7 1 (3.33%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (3.33%) Selenium
7 1 (3.33%) SpecFlow
7 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
7 1 (3.33%) WinRunner
7 1 (3.33%) Zephyr
General
1 8 (26.67%) Games
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Law
3 1 (3.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) .NET
1 7 (23.33%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (10.00%) LAMP
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Flex
3 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) iPad
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) IPTV
3 1 (3.33%) Online Games
3 1 (3.33%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) AIX
2 1 (3.33%) Solaris
2 1 (3.33%) Unix
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (90.00%) Performance Testing
2 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (26.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 7 (23.33%) Performance Engineering
4 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 6 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 5 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 4 (13.33%) BDD
6 4 (13.33%) Open Source
6 4 (13.33%) Programme Management
6 4 (13.33%) SOA
6 4 (13.33%) Software Architecture
6 4 (13.33%) Software Testing
6 4 (13.33%) TDD
7 3 (10.00%) Coaching
7 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (10.00%) Test Strategy
8 2 (6.67%) Data Protection
9 1 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (60.00%) Java
2 13 (43.33%) Python
3 11 (36.67%) C#
3 11 (36.67%) Ruby
4 5 (16.67%) SQL
5 4 (13.33%) Scala
6 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (10.00%) PHP
7 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) ISEB
2 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) SDET
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Grafana
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) SOASTA, Inc
2 4 (13.33%) HP
3 1 (3.33%) Citrix
3 1 (3.33%) IBM
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Sun
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