The table below looks at the statistics for the Performance Test Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Test Specialist
Rank 846 860 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Test Specialist 6 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.003% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.003% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £65,000 £46,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.54% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 -
Performance Test Specialist
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
95146 98530 96981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.55% 94.84%
Number of salaries quoted 78725 80421 81983
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 £27,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Performance Test Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Performance Test Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in England

Performance Test Specialist
Salary Trend in England

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

Performance Test Specialist Salary Trend in England

Performance Test Specialist
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 Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 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 +42 3 £65,000 +44.44%
West Midlands - 3 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -
Performance Test Specialist
UK

Performance Test Specialist
Top 29 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Performance Test Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (91.67%) LoadRunner
3 10 (83.33%) Performance Testing
4 9 (75.00%) C++
4 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (75.00%) Test Scripting
4 9 (75.00%) Test Strategy
5 3 (25.00%) Facilita Forecast
5 3 (25.00%) HP
6 2 (16.67%) Scrum
7 1 (8.33%) Load Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
7 1 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (8.33%) JIRA
7 1 (8.33%) QA
7 1 (8.33%) .NET
7 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
7 1 (8.33%) Web Services
7 1 (8.33%) C#
7 1 (8.33%) JMeter
7 1 (8.33%) Finance
7 1 (8.33%) LoadUI
7 1 (8.33%) Performance Engineering
7 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (8.33%) Open Source
7 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
7 1 (8.33%) BDD

Performance Test Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Performance Test Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) LoadRunner
2 3 (25.00%) Facilita Forecast
3 1 (8.33%) LoadUI
3 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (8.33%) JMeter
3 1 (8.33%) JIRA
3 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Open Source
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) Performance Testing
3 9 (75.00%) Test Scripting
3 9 (75.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) BDD
5 1 (8.33%) Load Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (75.00%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) HP