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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Test Engineer
Rank 844 857 883
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Test Engineer 32 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.005% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.005% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 24 4 11
Average salary £50,000 £27,000 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+85.18% -49.05%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £27,000 -
% change year-on-year
+42.59% -
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
100922 95486 103565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.46% 94.50% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 83180 80190 88897
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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
London - 23 £56,250 - 1
Yorkshire -31 5 - - 1
South East - 4 £38,500 -
Performance Test Engineer
UK

Performance Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 26 (57.78%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (57.78%) Performance Testing
2 21 (46.67%) QA
3 20 (44.44%) .NET
4 15 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 14 (31.11%) IIS
6 12 (26.67%) Windows
6 12 (26.67%) Benchmarking
7 11 (24.44%) HTTP
7 11 (24.44%) Software Engineering
8 10 (22.22%) Test Automation
8 10 (22.22%) RESTful
8 10 (22.22%) Network Architecture
8 10 (22.22%) Mobile App
8 10 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (20.00%) NAS
9 9 (20.00%) AQtime
9 9 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (20.00%) SAN
9 9 (20.00%) VMware
9 9 (20.00%) VMware ESX
9 9 (20.00%) WebLOAD
9 9 (20.00%) Degree
9 9 (20.00%) IMAP
9 9 (20.00%) Wireshark
9 9 (20.00%) Computer Science
9 9 (20.00%) MAPI
9 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 9 (20.00%) Active Directory
9 9 (20.00%) SQL Server

Performance Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 14 (31.11%) IIS
2 5 (11.11%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (24.44%) HTTP
2 9 (20.00%) SAN
2 9 (20.00%) IMAP
2 9 (20.00%) Wireshark
2 9 (20.00%) NAS
2 9 (20.00%) SMTP
3 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 9 (20.00%) WebLOAD
1 9 (20.00%) AQtime
2 7 (15.56%) JMeter
3 5 (11.11%) eggPlant
3 5 (11.11%) JIRA
4 4 (8.89%) LoadRunner
5 3 (6.67%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (6.67%) SilkPerformer
General
1 8 (17.78%) Games
2 1 (2.22%) Banking
2 1 (2.22%) Investment Banking
2 1 (2.22%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (44.44%) .NET
2 10 (22.22%) RESTful
3 9 (20.00%) MAPI
4 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 9 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 7 (15.56%) Open Source
4 5 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (11.11%) Replication
5 3 (6.67%) Video on Demand
6 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (2.22%) IPTV
7 1 (2.22%) Over-the-Top Content
7 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.67%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) Linux
2 1 (2.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (57.78%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (57.78%) Performance Testing
2 15 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 12 (26.67%) Benchmarking
4 11 (24.44%) Software Engineering
5 10 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 10 (22.22%) Network Architecture
5 10 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (17.78%) Test Strategy
6 8 (17.78%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (8.89%) Software Testing
8 3 (6.67%) DSDM
8 3 (6.67%) Web Testing
8 3 (6.67%) Information Assurance
9 2 (4.44%) Automation Testing
9 2 (4.44%) Performance Engineering
9 2 (4.44%) Performance Management
9 2 (4.44%) Quality Management
9 2 (4.44%) Process Management
10 1 (2.22%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.00%) C#
1 9 (20.00%) C++
1 9 (20.00%) SQL
2 4 (8.89%) C
2 4 (8.89%) Java
3 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) Degree
2 8 (17.78%) ISEB
3 3 (6.67%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (46.67%) QA
System Software
1 9 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (20.00%) VMware ESX
1 9 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.22%) Puppet
2 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.22%) Pingdom
2 1 (2.22%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (20.00%) VMware
2 7 (15.56%) HP
3 1 (2.22%) Splunk
3 1 (2.22%) SOASTA, Inc
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