The first table below looks at the demand for the Performance Test Leader 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 Leader in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Test Lead
Rank 882 841 871
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Test Leader 20 15 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.014% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.015% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 20
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.38%
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £60,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +33.33%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106804 98560 112219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.50% 94.70% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 87442 82989 96889
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Performance Test Leader
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Performance Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Test Leader in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Performance Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in England

Performance Test Leader
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Performance Test Leader across the England region.

Performance Test Leader Salary Trend in England

Performance Test Leader
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Test Leader across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Performance Test Leader Salary Histogram in England

Performance Test Leader
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 Leader within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -40 16 £55,000 +15.78% 1
North West - 3 - -
East Midlands - 1 £70,000 -
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Performance Test Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Performance Test Leader 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 Leader in their job title.

1 41 (97.62%) Performance Testing
2 21 (50.00%) LoadRunner
3 20 (47.62%) IBM
3 20 (47.62%) Rational Performance Tester
4 19 (45.24%) HP
5 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
5 11 (26.19%) Internet
5 11 (26.19%) Test Scripting
5 11 (26.19%) QA
6 10 (23.81%) ISTQB
6 10 (23.81%) Open Source
6 10 (23.81%) Big Data
6 10 (23.81%) SOA
6 10 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (23.81%) Hitachi
6 10 (23.81%) Risk Assessment
6 10 (23.81%) Oracle
6 10 (23.81%) MS Excel
6 10 (23.81%) E-Commerce
6 10 (23.81%) ERP
7 7 (16.67%) Load Testing
8 6 (14.29%) Java
9 4 (9.52%) .NET
9 4 (9.52%) Visual Studio
9 4 (9.52%) Systems Analysis
9 4 (9.52%) Node.js
10 3 (7.14%) Waterfall
10 3 (7.14%) Finance
11 2 (4.76%) Technical Analysis
11 2 (4.76%) DNA

Performance Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Performance Test Leader 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 Leader in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.52%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (23.81%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.19%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 21 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 20 (47.62%) Rational Performance Tester
3 4 (9.52%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.38%) NUnit
4 1 (2.38%) Introscope
4 1 (2.38%) JMeter
4 1 (2.38%) JUnit
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) .NET
2 1 (2.38%) JSON
2 1 (2.38%) REST
2 1 (2.38%) SOAP
2 1 (2.38%) Web Services
2 1 (2.38%) XML
2 1 (2.38%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Open Source
2 1 (2.38%) RIA
2 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.38%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (97.62%) Performance Testing
2 11 (26.19%) Test Scripting
3 10 (23.81%) SOA
3 10 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (23.81%) Risk Assessment
3 10 (23.81%) E-Commerce
3 10 (23.81%) ERP
4 7 (16.67%) Load Testing
5 4 (9.52%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (7.14%) Waterfall
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (4.76%) DNA
7 2 (4.76%) Time Management
8 1 (2.38%) Test Strategy
8 1 (2.38%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.38%) Performance Engineering
8 1 (2.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.38%) Scrum
8 1 (2.38%) Software Testing
8 1 (2.38%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (2.38%) C#
2 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (26.19%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 20 (47.62%) IBM
2 19 (45.24%) HP
3 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
4 10 (23.81%) Hitachi
4 10 (23.81%) Oracle
5 1 (2.38%) SAP
5 1 (2.38%) Cognos