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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tester
Rank 829 902 890
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Tester 67 43 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.073% 0.042% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.043% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 54 36 60
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +14.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £73,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £45,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-15.55% -2.70%
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
88497 99146 103949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.41% 96.34% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 75343 82658 85497
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 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 24 July 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 24 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
London +49 37 £47,500 -26.92%
East Midlands +16 12 £36,000 -37.39% 1
Yorkshire - 12 £38,000 - 2
East of England +34 2 £47,500 +5.55%
South East +31 2 £55,000 +22.22% 1
North West - 2 £45,000 - 1
Performance Tester
UK

Performance Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 100 (78.13%) Performance Testing
2 82 (64.06%) Java
3 73 (57.03%) JMeter
4 69 (53.91%) LoadRunner
4 69 (53.91%) Agile Software Development
5 66 (51.56%) QA
6 42 (32.81%) C#
7 41 (32.03%) Finance
8 35 (27.34%) HP
9 31 (24.22%) E-Commerce
10 29 (22.66%) .NET
10 29 (22.66%) BDD
11 27 (21.09%) SQL
12 26 (20.31%) SoapUI
12 26 (20.31%) HP SiteScope
13 25 (19.53%) Gatling
14 24 (18.75%) LoadUI
14 24 (18.75%) Non-Functional Testing
14 24 (18.75%) Open Source
15 23 (17.97%) Test Scripting
15 23 (17.97%) Test Strategy
15 23 (17.97%) SQL Server
16 21 (16.41%) Banking
17 20 (15.63%) Degree
17 20 (15.63%) Web Services
18 19 (14.84%) Regression Testing
19 18 (14.06%) Windows
19 18 (14.06%) OO
19 18 (14.06%) HTML
19 18 (14.06%) ISTQB

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 (12.50%) IIS
2 4 (3.13%) Apache
2 4 (3.13%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.34%) CSG Singleview
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.59%) SAN
1 11 (8.59%) Wireshark
2 10 (7.81%) IMAP
2 10 (7.81%) NAS
2 10 (7.81%) SMTP
3 4 (3.13%) HTTP
3 4 (3.13%) LDAP
4 2 (1.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (17.97%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.91%) MongoDB
2 5 (3.91%) MySQL
3 4 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.78%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 73 (57.03%) JMeter
2 69 (53.91%) LoadRunner
3 26 (20.31%) SoapUI
4 25 (19.53%) Gatling
5 24 (18.75%) LoadUI
6 15 (11.72%) Jenkins
6 15 (11.72%) Selenium
6 15 (11.72%) Visual Studio
7 13 (10.16%) WebLOAD
8 11 (8.59%) AQtime
9 9 (7.03%) Cucumber
9 9 (7.03%) JUnit
10 8 (6.25%) Git (software)
10 8 (6.25%) JIRA
10 8 (6.25%) SpecFlow
10 8 (6.25%) WebDriver
11 7 (5.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (5.47%) Hudson
12 5 (3.91%) TeamCity
12 5 (3.91%) TestComplete
General
1 41 (32.03%) Finance
2 21 (16.41%) Banking
3 15 (11.72%) Telecoms
4 8 (6.25%) Retail
5 5 (3.91%) Billing
6 3 (2.34%) Games
7 2 (1.56%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (22.66%) .NET
2 20 (15.63%) Web Services
3 18 (14.06%) HTML
4 14 (10.94%) SOAP
5 10 (7.81%) MAPI
6 9 (7.03%) GWT
6 9 (7.03%) J2EE
7 4 (3.13%) Ajax
7 4 (3.13%) ODBC
8 3 (2.34%) Apache CXF
8 3 (2.34%) CSS
8 3 (2.34%) CSS3
8 3 (2.34%) FIX Protocol
8 3 (2.34%) HTML5
9 2 (1.56%) RESTful
9 2 (1.56%) WSDL
10 1 (0.78%) Hibernate
10 1 (0.78%) LAMP
10 1 (0.78%) Middleware
10 1 (0.78%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 7 (5.47%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.34%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.34%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (1.56%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.78%) EPoS
5 1 (0.78%) Fintech
5 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.78%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.06%) Windows
2 13 (10.16%) Unix
3 11 (8.59%) Windows Server
4 5 (3.91%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (78.13%) Performance Testing
2 69 (53.91%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (24.22%) E-Commerce
4 29 (22.66%) BDD
5 24 (18.75%) Non-Functional Testing
5 24 (18.75%) Open Source
6 23 (17.97%) Test Scripting
6 23 (17.97%) Test Strategy
7 19 (14.84%) Regression Testing
8 18 (14.06%) OO
8 18 (14.06%) Server Monitoring
9 17 (13.28%) Performance Tuning
10 15 (11.72%) API Testing
11 14 (10.94%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (10.94%) Scrum
12 13 (10.16%) Benchmarking
12 13 (10.16%) Performance Engineering
12 13 (10.16%) Test Automation
13 12 (9.38%) SDLC
14 11 (8.59%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 82 (64.06%) Java
2 42 (32.81%) C#
3 27 (21.09%) SQL
4 17 (13.28%) JavaScript
5 14 (10.94%) Scala
6 13 (10.16%) C++
6 13 (10.16%) Ruby
7 11 (8.59%) Python
8 6 (4.69%) VB
8 6 (4.69%) VBA
9 5 (3.91%) Groovy
10 2 (1.56%) C
11 1 (0.78%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (0.78%) Perl
11 1 (0.78%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (15.63%) Degree
2 18 (14.06%) ISTQB
3 8 (6.25%) ISEB
4 6 (4.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (3.91%) SC Cleared
5 5 (3.91%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (51.56%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) SDET
System Software
1 11 (8.59%) Active Directory
2 10 (7.81%) VMware ESX
2 10 (7.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (20.31%) HP SiteScope
2 11 (8.59%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (8.59%) Perfmon
3 7 (5.47%) Nagios
4 4 (3.13%) Grafana
4 4 (3.13%) Graphite
5 2 (1.56%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 35 (27.34%) HP
2 17 (13.28%) Microsoft
3 11 (8.59%) Citrix
4 10 (7.81%) VMware
5 9 (7.03%) Google
6 7 (5.47%) Dynatrace
7 3 (2.34%) AppDynamics
8 2 (1.56%) CA
8 2 (1.56%) Oracle
9 1 (0.78%) IBM
9 1 (0.78%) New Relic
9 1 (0.78%) webMethods
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £neg + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits+Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Salary: Competitive + Excellent benefits (Healthcare, Pension, free Sky + HD and Broadband)
Posted: 27 days ago