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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tester
Rank 816 872 898
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Tester 68 51 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.074% 0.051% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.053% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 59 43 53
Median salary £42,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,000 £37,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £74,500 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-22.44% +8.88%
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
88317 96631 104807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.33% 96.20% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 75047 80981 85366
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +46 36 £47,500 -26.92% 2
Yorkshire - 16 £38,000 - 1
East Midlands +3 7 £35,000 -5.40%
North West +16 5 £45,000 -10.00%
South East +24 3 £50,000 +2.04% 1
East of England +17 1 - -
Performance Tester
UK

Performance Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 98 (81.67%) Performance Testing
2 75 (62.50%) Java
3 69 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
4 67 (55.83%) JMeter
5 66 (55.00%) LoadRunner
6 62 (51.67%) QA
7 41 (34.17%) Finance
8 40 (33.33%) C#
9 32 (26.67%) HP
10 30 (25.00%) E-Commerce
10 30 (25.00%) BDD
11 29 (24.17%) SoapUI
12 28 (23.33%) HP SiteScope
12 28 (23.33%) Gatling
13 26 (21.67%) LoadUI
13 26 (21.67%) Test Strategy
14 25 (20.83%) Test Scripting
14 25 (20.83%) Non-Functional Testing
15 24 (20.00%) SQL
16 23 (19.17%) ISTQB
17 22 (18.33%) Web Services
18 21 (17.50%) .NET
18 21 (17.50%) Regression Testing
18 21 (17.50%) Open Source
19 20 (16.67%) Server Monitoring
19 20 (16.67%) Jenkins
20 19 (15.83%) Banking
20 19 (15.83%) SQL Server
21 18 (15.00%) API Testing
22 17 (14.17%) Scala

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 16 (13.33%) IIS
2 5 (4.17%) Apache
2 5 (4.17%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.67%) IBM Domino
3 2 (1.67%) MS Exchange
4 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 10 (8.33%) SAN
1 10 (8.33%) Wireshark
2 9 (7.50%) IMAP
2 9 (7.50%) NAS
2 9 (7.50%) SMTP
3 8 (6.67%) HTTP
4 5 (4.17%) LDAP
5 2 (1.67%) SSH
5 2 (1.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.83%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 6 (5.00%) MySQL
4 5 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 67 (55.83%) JMeter
2 66 (55.00%) LoadRunner
3 29 (24.17%) SoapUI
4 28 (23.33%) Gatling
5 26 (21.67%) LoadUI
6 20 (16.67%) Jenkins
7 16 (13.33%) Selenium
8 12 (10.00%) Git (software)
8 12 (10.00%) Visual Studio
9 11 (9.17%) WebLOAD
10 10 (8.33%) AQtime
11 9 (7.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 8 (6.67%) Hudson
12 8 (6.67%) JIRA
13 7 (5.83%) Cucumber
13 7 (5.83%) JUnit
14 6 (5.00%) SpecFlow
14 6 (5.00%) WebDriver
14 6 (5.00%) YourKit
15 5 (4.17%) Fiddler
General
1 41 (34.17%) 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
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (18.33%) Web Services
2 21 (17.50%) .NET
3 16 (13.33%) HTML
4 12 (10.00%) SOAP
5 9 (7.50%) GWT
5 9 (7.50%) J2EE
5 9 (7.50%) 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
9 2 (1.67%) RESTful
9 2 (1.67%) WSDL
10 1 (0.83%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.83%) Hibernate
10 1 (0.83%) LAMP
10 1 (0.83%) Middleware
10 1 (0.83%) RabbitMQ
10 1 (0.83%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.50%) 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
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%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.83%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.33%) Unix
1 16 (13.33%) Windows
2 10 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 9 (7.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (81.67%) Performance Testing
2 69 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (25.00%) BDD
3 30 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 26 (21.67%) Test Strategy
5 25 (20.83%) Non-Functional Testing
5 25 (20.83%) Test Scripting
6 21 (17.50%) Open Source
6 21 (17.50%) Regression Testing
7 20 (16.67%) Server Monitoring
8 18 (15.00%) API Testing
9 17 (14.17%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (14.17%) Performance Tuning
10 16 (13.33%) OO
11 15 (12.50%) Scrum
11 15 (12.50%) TDD
12 14 (11.67%) Load Testing
12 14 (11.67%) Manual Testing
12 14 (11.67%) Performance Engineering
13 12 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 75 (62.50%) Java
2 40 (33.33%) C#
3 24 (20.00%) SQL
4 17 (14.17%) Scala
5 14 (11.67%) Ruby
6 13 (10.83%) JavaScript
7 11 (9.17%) Python
8 10 (8.33%) C++
9 6 (5.00%) Groovy
9 6 (5.00%) VB
9 6 (5.00%) VBA
10 2 (1.67%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.67%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.83%) C
11 1 (0.83%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (0.83%) Perl
11 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.83%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (19.17%) ISTQB
2 17 (14.17%) Degree
3 8 (6.67%) ISEB
4 5 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (2.50%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.50%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.83%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (51.67%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) SDET
System Software
1 11 (9.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 9 (7.50%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.67%) Docker
4 2 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 28 (23.33%) HP SiteScope
2 12 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
3 10 (8.33%) Perfmon
4 8 (6.67%) Nagios
5 5 (4.17%) Grafana
5 5 (4.17%) Graphite
6 2 (1.67%) Puppet
7 1 (0.83%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 32 (26.67%) HP
2 14 (11.67%) Microsoft
3 11 (9.17%) VMware
4 9 (7.50%) Google
5 7 (5.83%) Citrix
5 7 (5.83%) Dynatrace
6 3 (2.50%) IBM
7 2 (1.67%) AppDynamics
7 2 (1.67%) Oracle
8 1 (0.83%) CA
8 1 (0.83%) New Relic
8 1 (0.83%) webMethods
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