The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Test Lead
Rank 844 860 840
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Test Leader 27 30 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.026% 0.027% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.029% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 24 22 13
Average salary £77,500 £52,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.61% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £38,750 £51,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £60,340 £87,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £60,340 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-12.99% +4.93%
Performance Test Leader
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
96625 103520 96055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.49% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 80799 85380 80363
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 2015. 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 +28 18 £77,500 +47.61% 1
South East +18 6 £52,500 +40.00% 2
South West - 3 £52,500 - 1
West Midlands - 1 - -
Performance Test Leader
UK

Performance Test Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 48 (88.89%) Performance Testing
2 31 (57.41%) LoadRunner
3 25 (46.30%) HP
4 24 (44.44%) Test Strategy
5 23 (42.59%) Java
6 21 (38.89%) JMeter
7 20 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (31.48%) Finance
8 17 (31.48%) Test Scripting
9 15 (27.78%) Non-Functional Testing
9 15 (27.78%) E-Commerce
10 14 (25.93%) SQL
11 11 (20.37%) Oracle
11 11 (20.37%) Web Services
11 11 (20.37%) Security Cleared
11 11 (20.37%) Test Automation
12 10 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (18.52%) Windows
12 10 (18.52%) .NET
13 9 (16.67%) UNIX
13 9 (16.67%) Mainframe
13 9 (16.67%) BDD
14 8 (14.81%) Performance Engineering
14 8 (14.81%) QA
14 8 (14.81%) ISEB
14 8 (14.81%) IBM
14 8 (14.81%) SAP
15 7 (12.96%) MySQL
15 7 (12.96%) Middleware
15 7 (12.96%) WebLOAD

Performance Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 6 (11.11%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.96%) MySQL
1 7 (12.96%) Hadoop
1 7 (12.96%) Big Data
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 31 (57.41%) LoadRunner
2 21 (38.89%) JMeter
3 7 (12.96%) WebLOAD
4 5 (9.26%) Visual Studio
5 3 (5.56%) HP UFT
5 3 (5.56%) NeoLoad
6 2 (3.70%) LoadUI
6 2 (3.70%) Selenium
6 2 (3.70%) FitNesse
6 2 (3.70%) Rational Performance Tester
6 2 (3.70%) Cucumber
General
1 17 (31.48%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Publishing
3 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.37%) Web Services
2 10 (18.52%) .NET
3 7 (12.96%) Middleware
4 3 (5.56%) HTML
4 3 (5.56%) J2EE
4 3 (5.56%) ODBC
5 2 (3.70%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (3.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (16.67%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.52%) Windows
2 9 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (88.89%) Performance Testing
2 24 (44.44%) Test Strategy
3 20 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (31.48%) Test Scripting
5 15 (27.78%) Non-Functional Testing
5 15 (27.78%) E-Commerce
6 11 (20.37%) Test Automation
7 9 (16.67%) BDD
8 8 (14.81%) Performance Engineering
9 7 (12.96%) ATDD
9 7 (12.96%) TDD
9 7 (12.96%) Knowledge Management
10 6 (11.11%) Requirements Management
11 5 (9.26%) SOA
11 5 (9.26%) API Testing
12 4 (7.41%) Cyber Security
12 4 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
13 3 (5.56%) Load Testing
13 3 (5.56%) Risk Analysis
13 3 (5.56%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (42.59%) Java
2 14 (25.93%) SQL
3 4 (7.41%) C#
4 3 (5.56%) C++
4 3 (5.56%) VB
4 3 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) Security Cleared
2 8 (14.81%) ISEB
3 6 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 4 (7.41%) Degree
5 3 (5.56%) DV Cleared
6 2 (3.70%) ISTQB
6 2 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.81%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (3.70%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 25 (46.30%) HP
2 11 (20.37%) Oracle
3 8 (14.81%) SAP
3 8 (14.81%) IBM
4 2 (3.70%) AppDynamics
5 1 (1.85%) Capita
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