The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Performance Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tester
Rank 826 872 889
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Tester 61 57 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.068% 0.056% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.059% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 51 48 50
Median salary £42,500 £49,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.26% +18.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £50,250
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +5.88%
Performance Tester
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
86678 97318 103001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.30% 96.27% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 73134 81865 84100
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 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Performance Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Performance Tester Jobs Demand Trend in England

Performance Tester
Salary Trend in England

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

Performance Tester Salary Trend in England

Performance Tester
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Tester across the England region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Performance Tester Salary Histogram in England

Performance Tester
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 Tester within the England region over the 3 months to 26 September 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 +42 25 £46,250 -20.25% 3
Yorkshire +39 18 £38,000 +16.92%
North West +20 6 £41,500 -17.00%
East of England +27 4 £55,000 +22.22% 1
South East +27 3 £50,000 +2.04% 1
East Midlands +11 3 £35,000 -5.40% 1
South West - 2 - -
Performance Tester
UK

Performance Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Performance Tester 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 Tester in the job title.

1 104 (86.67%) Performance Testing
2 72 (60.00%) Java
3 67 (55.83%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (53.33%) JMeter
4 64 (53.33%) LoadRunner
5 56 (46.67%) QA
6 46 (38.33%) Finance
7 42 (35.00%) C#
8 33 (27.50%) HP
9 31 (25.83%) SoapUI
10 30 (25.00%) E-Commerce
11 29 (24.17%) BDD
11 29 (24.17%) HP SiteScope
12 28 (23.33%) Gatling
13 27 (22.50%) Test Strategy
13 27 (22.50%) ISTQB
14 26 (21.67%) Test Scripting
15 25 (20.83%) LoadUI
16 24 (20.00%) Web Services
17 22 (18.33%) Jenkins
18 21 (17.50%) Non-Functional Testing
18 21 (17.50%) Open Source
18 21 (17.50%) Regression Testing
19 20 (16.67%) SQL
19 20 (16.67%) Server Monitoring
20 19 (15.83%) API Testing
20 19 (15.83%) Load Testing
20 19 (15.83%) Banking
21 17 (14.17%) SQL Server
21 17 (14.17%) Continuous Integration

Performance Tester 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 14 (11.67%) IIS
2 7 (5.83%) Tomcat
3 6 (5.00%) Apache
4 2 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.67%) IBM Domino
4 2 (1.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.83%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.83%) Confluence
5 1 (0.83%) JBoss
5 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.33%) CSG Singleview
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.67%) HTTP
2 7 (5.83%) SAN
2 7 (5.83%) Wireshark
3 6 (5.00%) IMAP
3 6 (5.00%) NAS
3 6 (5.00%) SMTP
4 5 (4.17%) LDAP
5 2 (1.67%) SSH
5 2 (1.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.17%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 7 (5.83%) MySQL
4 5 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 64 (53.33%) JMeter
1 64 (53.33%) LoadRunner
2 31 (25.83%) SoapUI
3 28 (23.33%) Gatling
4 25 (20.83%) LoadUI
5 22 (18.33%) Jenkins
6 14 (11.67%) Selenium
7 13 (10.83%) Git (software)
8 11 (9.17%) Visual Studio
9 10 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 8 (6.67%) Hudson
10 8 (6.67%) JIRA
11 7 (5.83%) AQtime
11 7 (5.83%) JUnit
11 7 (5.83%) WebLOAD
12 6 (5.00%) Cucumber
12 6 (5.00%) YourKit
13 5 (4.17%) Fiddler
13 5 (4.17%) SpecFlow
13 5 (4.17%) WebDriver
General
1 46 (38.33%) Finance
2 19 (15.83%) Banking
3 16 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.83%) Retail
5 6 (5.00%) Billing
6 3 (2.50%) Games
7 2 (1.67%) Advertising
7 2 (1.67%) Marketing
8 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.83%) Law
8 1 (0.83%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (20.00%) Web Services
2 16 (13.33%) .NET
2 16 (13.33%) HTML
3 12 (10.00%) SOAP
4 10 (8.33%) GWT
4 10 (8.33%) J2EE
5 6 (5.00%) MAPI
6 5 (4.17%) Ajax
6 5 (4.17%) ODBC
7 4 (3.33%) Apache CXF
8 3 (2.50%) FIX Protocol
8 3 (2.50%) JMS
8 3 (2.50%) RESTful
9 2 (1.67%) Spring
9 2 (1.67%) WSDL
10 1 (0.83%) Drools
10 1 (0.83%) Hibernate
10 1 (0.83%) LAMP
10 1 (0.83%) RabbitMQ
10 1 (0.83%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.67%) Computer Science
2 8 (6.67%) Client/Server
3 4 (3.33%) Driving Licence
4 3 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.50%) Statistics
5 2 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.67%) Fintech
5 2 (1.67%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.67%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.67%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.83%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.83%) EPoS
6 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.83%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.33%) Unix
2 13 (10.83%) Windows
3 9 (7.50%) Linux
4 7 (5.83%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (86.67%) Performance Testing
2 67 (55.83%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 29 (24.17%) BDD
5 27 (22.50%) Test Strategy
6 26 (21.67%) Test Scripting
7 21 (17.50%) Non-Functional Testing
7 21 (17.50%) Open Source
7 21 (17.50%) Regression Testing
8 20 (16.67%) Server Monitoring
9 19 (15.83%) API Testing
9 19 (15.83%) Load Testing
10 17 (14.17%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (14.17%) Mentoring
11 16 (13.33%) Scrum
12 15 (12.50%) OO
12 15 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
12 15 (12.50%) TDD
13 14 (11.67%) Manual Testing
14 13 (10.83%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 72 (60.00%) Java
2 42 (35.00%) C#
3 20 (16.67%) SQL
4 17 (14.17%) Scala
5 13 (10.83%) Ruby
6 12 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 10 (8.33%) Python
8 7 (5.83%) C++
8 7 (5.83%) VBA
9 6 (5.00%) Groovy
10 3 (2.50%) VB
11 2 (1.67%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.67%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.83%) CoffeeScript
12 1 (0.83%) Perl
12 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.83%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (22.50%) ISTQB
2 15 (12.50%) Degree
3 9 (7.50%) ISEB
4 4 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.83%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (46.67%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) SDET
System Software
1 8 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (5.83%) Active Directory
3 6 (5.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.67%) Docker
4 2 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 29 (24.17%) HP SiteScope
2 9 (7.50%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (6.67%) Nagios
4 7 (5.83%) Perfmon
5 5 (4.17%) Grafana
5 5 (4.17%) Graphite
6 2 (1.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (27.50%) HP
2 11 (9.17%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.50%) Citrix
3 9 (7.50%) Google
4 8 (6.67%) VMware
5 6 (5.00%) Dynatrace
6 3 (2.50%) IBM
7 2 (1.67%) AppDynamics
7 2 (1.67%) Oracle
8 1 (0.83%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.83%) hybris
8 1 (0.83%) New Relic
8 1 (0.83%) Splunk
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Salary: £38,000- £65,000
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + HUGE bens package
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Salary: £55000.00 - £62000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
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