The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Performance Test Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Test Lead
Rank 892 905 941
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Test Leader 14 31 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.031% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.032% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 10 22 22
Median salary £61,250 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.36% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,350 £47,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,500 £60,340
UK excluding London median salary £51,250 £47,500 £60,340
% change year-on-year
+7.89% -21.27%
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
88589 95961 107799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.33% 96.50% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 75325 79658 89090
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 £71,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Performance Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Performance Test Leader in the job title.

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 31 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Test Leader within the England region over the 3 months to 31 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
London +2 5 £67,500 -6.89%
South West +3 2 £85,000 +61.90%
East of England - 2 £62,500 -
Midlands - 2 £38,000 -
South East +14 1 - -
West Midlands -8 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £37,500 -
Performance Test Leader
UK

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

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, Performance Test Leader 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 Leader in the job title.

1 26 (83.87%) LoadRunner
2 22 (70.97%) HP
3 21 (67.74%) JMeter
4 20 (64.52%) Performance Testing
5 15 (48.39%) Finance
6 12 (38.71%) Oracle
7 11 (35.48%) WebLogic
7 11 (35.48%) Tomcat
7 11 (35.48%) IBM
8 10 (32.26%) SLA
9 9 (29.03%) Non-Functional Testing
10 8 (25.81%) Open Source
10 8 (25.81%) WorldPay
10 8 (25.81%) Performance Optimisation
10 8 (25.81%) Fintech
10 8 (25.81%) .NET
10 8 (25.81%) Citrix
10 8 (25.81%) Publishing
10 8 (25.81%) Test Management
11 6 (19.35%) Test Strategy
12 5 (16.13%) HP Quality Center
12 5 (16.13%) HP UFT
12 5 (16.13%) Java
13 4 (12.90%) Test Automation
13 4 (12.90%) Banking
14 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
14 3 (9.68%) Retail
14 3 (9.68%) Test Scripting
14 3 (9.68%) Selenium
15 2 (6.45%) Telecoms

Performance Test Leader 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 11 (35.48%) Tomcat
1 11 (35.48%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (83.87%) LoadRunner
2 21 (67.74%) JMeter
3 5 (16.13%) HP UFT
4 3 (9.68%) Selenium
5 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.23%) JBehave
5 1 (3.23%) Ranorex
5 1 (3.23%) RSpec
5 1 (3.23%) Subversion
5 1 (3.23%) The Grinder
General
1 15 (48.39%) Finance
2 8 (25.81%) Publishing
3 4 (12.90%) Banking
4 3 (9.68%) Retail
5 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
6 1 (3.23%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) .NET
2 2 (6.45%) Web Services
3 1 (3.23%) Ajax
3 1 (3.23%) CSS
3 1 (3.23%) HTML
3 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Fintech
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) Performance Testing
2 9 (29.03%) Non-Functional Testing
3 8 (25.81%) Open Source
3 8 (25.81%) Performance Optimisation
3 8 (25.81%) Test Management
4 6 (19.35%) Test Strategy
5 4 (12.90%) Test Automation
6 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
6 3 (9.68%) Test Scripting
7 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.45%) Coaching
7 2 (6.45%) Functional Testing
7 2 (6.45%) High Availability
7 2 (6.45%) Load Testing
7 2 (6.45%) Low Latency
7 2 (6.45%) SDLC
8 1 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.23%) Logistics
8 1 (3.23%) OOP
8 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) Java
2 1 (3.23%) C#
2 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.23%) RPG
2 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (32.26%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (6.45%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) HP
2 12 (38.71%) Oracle
3 11 (35.48%) IBM
4 8 (25.81%) Citrix
4 8 (25.81%) WorldPay
5 2 (6.45%) Microsoft