The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Performance Test Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Test Specialist
Rank 889 941 963
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Test Specialist 7 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.004% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.004% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 6
Median salary £55,000 £77,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.03% +55.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £77,500 £44,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £79,500 £51,250
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £75,000 £44,250
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +69.49%
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
88528 98769 106171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.44% 96.31% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 75351 82409 87367
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Performance Test Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Test Specialist across the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Performance Test Specialist Salary Histogram in England

Performance Test Specialist
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 Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
South East - 4 £55,000 -
London +40 2 £75,000 -3.22%
Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 -
Performance Test Specialist
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, Performance Test Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 12 (92.31%) Java
3 9 (69.23%) LoadRunner
3 9 (69.23%) Finance
4 8 (61.54%) HP UFT
4 8 (61.54%) Cucumber
4 8 (61.54%) BDD
5 7 (53.85%) C#
6 6 (46.15%) HTML
6 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
6 6 (46.15%) SQL
6 6 (46.15%) CSS
6 6 (46.15%) Web Services
6 6 (46.15%) OOP
6 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
6 6 (46.15%) Games
6 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
6 6 (46.15%) Banking
6 6 (46.15%) Retail
6 6 (46.15%) Subversion
6 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
6 6 (46.15%) Test Automation
6 6 (46.15%) Logistics
6 6 (46.15%) Ajax
6 6 (46.15%) Selenium
6 6 (46.15%) RSpec
6 6 (46.15%) JBehave
6 6 (46.15%) Ranorex
6 6 (46.15%) API Testing

Performance Test Specialist 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:

Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) LoadRunner
2 8 (61.54%) Cucumber
2 8 (61.54%) HP UFT
3 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
3 6 (46.15%) JBehave
3 6 (46.15%) Ranorex
3 6 (46.15%) RSpec
3 6 (46.15%) Selenium
3 6 (46.15%) Subversion
4 4 (30.77%) JMeter
5 2 (15.38%) eggPlant
5 2 (15.38%) JIRA
5 2 (15.38%) Rational Functional Tester
5 2 (15.38%) SilkPerformer
5 2 (15.38%) SpecFlow
5 2 (15.38%) Zephyr
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Banking
2 6 (46.15%) Games
2 6 (46.15%) Retail
2 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) Ajax
1 6 (46.15%) CSS
1 6 (46.15%) HTML
1 6 (46.15%) Web Services
2 2 (15.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 8 (61.54%) BDD
3 6 (46.15%) API Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (46.15%) Logistics
3 6 (46.15%) OOP
3 6 (46.15%) Test Automation
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
4 3 (23.08%) High Availability
4 3 (23.08%) Load Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Low Latency
4 3 (23.08%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Coaching
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) DevOps
5 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
5 2 (15.38%) TMap
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) C#
3 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) HP
2 2 (15.38%) IBM