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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Test Lead
Rank 850 897 856
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Test Leader 21 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.021% 0.018% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.019% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 14
Average salary £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £51,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £60,340 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,250 £60,340 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-21.69% +20.68%
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
93153 104532 96855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 77472 86582 81511
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 £27,500 £27,000
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 May 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 May 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
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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 +53 10 £72,500 +31.81% 1
South East - 5 £55,000 -
North West +15 3 £50,000 -
South West - 3 £52,500 -
West Midlands - 1 - - 2
Performance Test Leader
UK

Performance Test Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 37 (82.22%) Performance Testing
2 28 (62.22%) LoadRunner
3 20 (44.44%) HP
4 19 (42.22%) Test Strategy
5 15 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 15 (33.33%) Finance
6 11 (24.44%) Java
6 11 (24.44%) JMeter
7 10 (22.22%) IBM
7 10 (22.22%) SQL
7 10 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
8 9 (20.00%) Line Management
8 9 (20.00%) SAP
8 9 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (20.00%) QA
8 9 (20.00%) Rational Performance Tester
9 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (17.78%) Windows
9 8 (17.78%) .NET
10 7 (15.56%) ISEB
10 7 (15.56%) E-Commerce
10 7 (15.56%) Knowledge Management
10 7 (15.56%) Test Automation
10 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (13.33%) Performance Engineering
12 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
12 5 (11.11%) Middleware
12 5 (11.11%) Web Services
13 4 (8.89%) Oracle
13 4 (8.89%) UNIX

Performance Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 1 (2.22%) WebLogic
1 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) Hadoop
1 3 (6.67%) Big Data
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.67%) MySQL
2 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 28 (62.22%) LoadRunner
2 11 (24.44%) JMeter
3 9 (20.00%) Rational Performance Tester
4 3 (6.67%) WebLOAD
4 3 (6.67%) Visual Studio
5 2 (4.44%) Selenium
5 2 (4.44%) LoadUI
6 1 (2.22%) Hudson
6 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.22%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.22%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 15 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Publishing
3 2 (4.44%) Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.22%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.78%) .NET
2 5 (11.11%) Middleware
2 5 (11.11%) Web Services
3 3 (6.67%) ODBC
3 3 (6.67%) J2EE
3 3 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.78%) Windows
2 4 (8.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (82.22%) Performance Testing
2 19 (42.22%) Test Strategy
3 15 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 10 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
5 9 (20.00%) Line Management
5 9 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (15.56%) E-Commerce
7 7 (15.56%) Knowledge Management
7 7 (15.56%) Test Automation
8 6 (13.33%) Performance Engineering
9 4 (8.89%) Business Development
9 4 (8.89%) Cyber Security
10 3 (6.67%) BDD
10 3 (6.67%) ATDD
10 3 (6.67%) SDLC
10 3 (6.67%) TDD
11 2 (4.44%) Load Testing
12 1 (2.22%) Test Planning
12 1 (2.22%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (24.44%) Java
2 10 (22.22%) SQL
3 3 (6.67%) VB
3 3 (6.67%) C
3 3 (6.67%) C++
4 2 (4.44%) C#
5 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) ISEB
2 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.89%) Degree
4 3 (6.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) HP SiteScope
1 2 (4.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (44.44%) HP
2 10 (22.22%) IBM
3 9 (20.00%) SAP
4 4 (8.89%) Oracle
5 2 (4.44%) AppDynamics
6 1 (2.22%) WorldPay
6 1 (2.22%) Capita
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £75,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Sainsburys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Coventry, Warwickshire
Sainsbury
Posted: 15 days ago