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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Tester
UK / England
Rank 784 849 865
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Tester 29 50 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.037% 0.054% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.055% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 26 40 46
Median salary £48,750 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £42,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

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
76302 90106 95093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.45% 96.53% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 63838 76403 79723
Median salary £47,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +59 10 £53,750 +1.41% 2
South East +72 9 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Yorkshire +19 7 £42,500 -5.55%
East of England - 2 £55,000 -
North West - 1 £52,500 -
Performance Tester
UK

Performance Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 68 (93.15%) Performance Testing
2 42 (57.53%) JMeter
3 37 (50.68%) LoadRunner
3 37 (50.68%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (46.58%) C#
5 29 (39.73%) Finance
6 27 (36.99%) ISTQB
7 24 (32.88%) Java
8 18 (24.66%) Load Testing
8 18 (24.66%) QA
9 17 (23.29%) Test Strategy
10 14 (19.18%) Computer Science
11 13 (17.81%) Degree
11 13 (17.81%) HP
11 13 (17.81%) Mentoring
12 12 (16.44%) Test Scripting
13 11 (15.07%) Jenkins
14 10 (13.70%) SoapUI
14 10 (13.70%) HP SiteScope
14 10 (13.70%) SQL
14 10 (13.70%) Web Services
14 10 (13.70%) Windows
15 9 (12.33%) ISEB
15 9 (12.33%) Performance Engineering
16 8 (10.96%) Coaching
16 8 (10.96%) Continuous Delivery
16 8 (10.96%) SOAP
16 8 (10.96%) SOA
16 8 (10.96%) IIS
16 8 (10.96%) Test Management

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 8 (10.96%) IIS
2 4 (5.48%) IBM Domino
2 4 (5.48%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.48%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.11%) Apache
3 3 (4.11%) Confluence
3 3 (4.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.74%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.74%) JBoss
5 1 (1.37%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) CSG Singleview
1 1 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.59%) HTTP
2 4 (5.48%) IMAP
2 4 (5.48%) NAS
2 4 (5.48%) SAN
2 4 (5.48%) SMTP
2 4 (5.48%) Wireshark
3 2 (2.74%) SSH
4 1 (1.37%) Firewall
4 1 (1.37%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.59%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.48%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.11%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.74%) MySQL
5 1 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 42 (57.53%) JMeter
2 37 (50.68%) LoadRunner
3 11 (15.07%) Jenkins
4 10 (13.70%) SoapUI
5 8 (10.96%) Git (software)
6 6 (8.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (8.22%) HP UFT
7 4 (5.48%) AQtime
7 4 (5.48%) Gatling
7 4 (5.48%) JIRA
7 4 (5.48%) NeoLoad
7 4 (5.48%) Selenium
7 4 (5.48%) Visual Studio
7 4 (5.48%) WebLOAD
8 3 (4.11%) LoadUI
8 3 (4.11%) Maven
8 3 (4.11%) Rational Performance Tester
9 2 (2.74%) Bitbucket
9 2 (2.74%) JUnit
10 1 (1.37%) YourKit
General
1 29 (39.73%) Finance
2 4 (5.48%) Banking
3 3 (4.11%) Law
3 3 (4.11%) Retail
4 2 (2.74%) Advertising
4 2 (2.74%) Legal
4 2 (2.74%) Marketing
4 2 (2.74%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.37%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.70%) Web Services
2 8 (10.96%) SOAP
3 5 (6.85%) .NET
4 4 (5.48%) Ajax
4 4 (5.48%) HTML
4 4 (5.48%) MAPI
4 4 (5.48%) REST
5 3 (4.11%) JMS
5 3 (4.11%) JMX
6 2 (2.74%) J2EE
7 1 (1.37%) Apache CXF
7 1 (1.37%) Drools
7 1 (1.37%) Gherkin
7 1 (1.37%) GWT
7 1 (1.37%) ODBC
7 1 (1.37%) RESTful
7 1 (1.37%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.18%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.59%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.48%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.11%) Statistics
5 2 (2.74%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.37%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.37%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.37%) Fintech
6 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.37%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.70%) Windows
2 5 (6.85%) Linux
3 4 (5.48%) Unix
3 4 (5.48%) Windows 10
3 4 (5.48%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (93.15%) Performance Testing
2 37 (50.68%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (24.66%) Load Testing
4 17 (23.29%) Test Strategy
5 13 (17.81%) Mentoring
6 12 (16.44%) Test Scripting
7 9 (12.33%) Performance Engineering
8 8 (10.96%) Coaching
8 8 (10.96%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (10.96%) Manual Testing
8 8 (10.96%) SOA
8 8 (10.96%) Test Management
9 7 (9.59%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (9.59%) Defect Management
9 7 (9.59%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (9.59%) Software Testing
10 6 (8.22%) API Testing
10 6 (8.22%) E-Commerce
10 6 (8.22%) Open Source
11 5 (6.85%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 34 (46.58%) C#
2 24 (32.88%) Java
3 10 (13.70%) SQL
4 7 (9.59%) C++
5 5 (6.85%) Python
6 4 (5.48%) Bash Shell
6 4 (5.48%) PowerShell
6 4 (5.48%) VBA
7 3 (4.11%) C
7 3 (4.11%) Ruby
7 3 (4.11%) Scala
8 1 (1.37%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 27 (36.99%) ISTQB
2 13 (17.81%) Degree
3 9 (12.33%) ISEB
4 2 (2.74%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (2.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (24.66%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.48%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.48%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.74%) Docker
3 2 (2.74%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (13.70%) HP SiteScope
2 7 (9.59%) Perfmon
3 4 (5.48%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (2.74%) Grafana
4 2 (2.74%) Graphite
4 2 (2.74%) Puppet
5 1 (1.37%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (17.81%) HP
2 7 (9.59%) IBM
3 6 (8.22%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.22%) VMware
4 5 (6.85%) Citrix
5 4 (5.48%) Oracle
6 3 (4.11%) Dynatrace
6 3 (4.11%) Riverbed
6 3 (4.11%) SAP
6 3 (4.11%) SOASTA, Inc
7 2 (2.74%) AppDynamics
8 1 (1.37%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.37%) hybris
8 1 (1.37%) Splunk