The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 396 400 442
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +42
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 652 720 662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.72% 0.71% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.81% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 538 572 529
Median salary £47,500 £46,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,845 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-0.80% +0.81%
Performance Testing
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
79405 88354 90032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.28% 87.39% 85.38%
Number of salaries quoted 66643 73784 72673
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Performance Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in England

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in England

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

Performance Testing Salary Trend in England

Performance Testing
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the England region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in England

Performance Testing
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 Testing within the England region over the 3 months to 27 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 +38 285 £52,500 -8.69% 27
South East +14 141 £45,000 +2.50% 16
Yorkshire +29 58 £38,000 -14.60% 4
East of England +31 53 £55,000 +33.33% 14
South West -11 36 £37,500 - 4
North West -27 34 £35,750 -15.88% 5
West Midlands -22 22 £34,715 +11.98% 1
East Midlands +6 21 £36,000 -2.70% 1
North East -4 1 £45,000 +38.46% 2
Performance Testing
UK

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing Performance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 714 (55.43%) Agile Software Development
2 512 (39.75%) Java
3 457 (35.48%) QA
4 423 (32.84%) Finance
5 407 (31.60%) Selenium
6 364 (28.26%) SQL
7 333 (25.85%) C#
8 300 (23.29%) Test Automation
9 294 (22.83%) BDD
9 294 (22.83%) LoadRunner
10 291 (22.59%) Test Scripting
11 285 (22.13%) JMeter
12 269 (20.89%) ISEB
12 269 (20.89%) Software Testing
13 267 (20.73%) Scrum
14 264 (20.50%) TDD
15 248 (19.25%) ISTQB
16 232 (18.01%) Continuous Integration
17 225 (17.47%) Degree
18 221 (17.16%) Regression Testing
19 217 (16.85%) SDLC
20 209 (16.23%) Functional Testing
21 208 (16.15%) Non-Functional Testing
22 203 (15.76%) HP
23 201 (15.61%) Cucumber
24 199 (15.45%) .NET
25 198 (15.37%) HTML
26 187 (14.52%) Microsoft
26 187 (14.52%) JIRA
26 187 (14.52%) Automated Testing

Performance Testing
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 49 (3.80%) Tomcat
2 39 (3.03%) IIS
3 36 (2.80%) Apache
3 36 (2.80%) Confluence
4 30 (2.33%) CMS
5 23 (1.79%) OpenStack
6 22 (1.71%) WebSphere
7 20 (1.55%) WebLogic
8 15 (1.16%) Apache Spark
9 12 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (0.62%) Apache Solr
10 8 (0.62%) CICS
10 8 (0.62%) nginx
10 8 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 6 (0.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 5 (0.39%) Commerce Server
12 5 (0.39%) SAS
12 5 (0.39%) SharePoint
12 5 (0.39%) WebSphere Application Server
13 3 (0.23%) JBoss
Applications
1 123 (9.55%) MS Excel
2 34 (2.64%) MS Office
3 5 (0.39%) Mingle
4 3 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.23%) MS Project
5 1 (0.078%) InVision
Business Applications
1 15 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.47%) Magento
3 5 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.31%) CSG Singleview
4 4 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.23%) Changepoint
6 2 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.16%) VisionPLUS
7 1 (0.078%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 53 (4.11%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (1.40%) IBM Cloud
3 18 (1.40%) SaaS
3 18 (1.40%) SoftLayer
4 11 (0.85%) Slack
5 9 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (0.70%) Google Apps
5 9 (0.70%) Office 365
6 5 (0.39%) GitHub
6 5 (0.39%) Rackspace Cloud
7 4 (0.31%) Amazon Kinesis
7 4 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (0.31%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.16%) IaaS
9 1 (0.078%) Force.com
9 1 (0.078%) TestFlight
9 1 (0.078%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 66 (5.12%) HTTP
2 43 (3.34%) Internet
3 40 (3.11%) Firewall
4 39 (3.03%) TCP/IP
5 34 (2.64%) DNS
6 20 (1.55%) WAN
7 16 (1.24%) LAN
8 7 (0.54%) ATM
9 6 (0.47%) LDAP
9 6 (0.47%) Network Security
9 6 (0.47%) Wireshark
10 5 (0.39%) iSCSI
10 5 (0.39%) SSH
10 5 (0.39%) SSL
11 4 (0.31%) DSL
11 4 (0.31%) FTP
11 4 (0.31%) HTTPS
11 4 (0.31%) VoIP
12 3 (0.23%) DHCP
12 3 (0.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (12.27%) SQL Server
2 40 (3.11%) MongoDB
3 33 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 31 (2.41%) Big Data
5 28 (2.17%) MySQL
6 24 (1.86%) MS Access
7 23 (1.79%) Hadoop
8 21 (1.63%) DB2
8 21 (1.63%) Relational Database
9 20 (1.55%) Oracle Database
10 18 (1.40%) Apache Cassandra
10 18 (1.40%) NoSQL
10 18 (1.40%) RavenDB
11 17 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
12 15 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 14 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 10 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
15 7 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
15 7 (0.54%) InterSystems Cache
15 7 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 407 (31.60%) Selenium
2 294 (22.83%) LoadRunner
3 285 (22.13%) JMeter
4 201 (15.61%) Cucumber
5 187 (14.52%) JIRA
6 175 (13.59%) Jenkins
7 157 (12.19%) SoapUI
8 144 (11.18%) WebDriver
9 124 (9.63%) Gatling
10 117 (9.08%) Git (software)
11 110 (8.54%) Visual Studio
12 87 (6.75%) Team Foundation Server
13 65 (5.05%) HP UFT
13 65 (5.05%) JUnit
14 64 (4.97%) SpecFlow
15 53 (4.11%) NUnit
16 51 (3.96%) Hudson
17 46 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 44 (3.42%) TestNG
19 43 (3.34%) Maven
General
1 423 (32.84%) Finance
2 100 (7.76%) Retail
3 85 (6.60%) Banking
4 53 (4.11%) Telecoms
5 47 (3.65%) Games
6 41 (3.18%) Marketing
7 18 (1.40%) Advertising
8 16 (1.24%) Billing
9 13 (1.01%) Law
10 10 (0.78%) Legal
11 9 (0.70%) Investment Banking
11 9 (0.70%) Publishing
12 8 (0.62%) Back Office
12 8 (0.62%) Manufacturing
13 6 (0.47%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.47%) Front Office
14 5 (0.39%) Automotive
15 4 (0.31%) Aerospace
16 3 (0.23%) Brand Awareness
16 3 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 308 (23.91%) Tester
2 273 (21.20%) Analyst
3 236 (18.32%) Test Analyst
4 178 (13.82%) Test Engineer
5 169 (13.12%) Developer
6 116 (9.01%) Automation Tester
7 106 (8.23%) Performance Tester
7 106 (8.23%) Test Manager
8 76 (5.90%) QA Engineer
9 75 (5.82%) Software Tester
10 72 (5.59%) Test Leader
11 66 (5.12%) Developer in Test
12 65 (5.05%) QA Tester
12 65 (5.05%) Senior Tester
13 62 (4.81%) Selenium Tester
14 59 (4.58%) Performance Engineer
15 53 (4.11%) Automation Test Analyst
16 52 (4.04%) QA Analyst
16 52 (4.04%) Selenium Automation Tester
17 47 (3.65%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (15.45%) .NET
2 198 (15.37%) HTML
3 161 (12.50%) Web Services
4 103 (8.00%) CSS
5 96 (7.45%) ASP.NET
6 85 (6.60%) SOAP
7 73 (5.67%) REST
8 63 (4.89%) Ajax
9 59 (4.58%) XML
10 47 (3.65%) HTML5
11 42 (3.26%) Node.js
12 36 (2.80%) Gherkin
13 34 (2.64%) JMS
14 33 (2.56%) Spring
15 32 (2.48%) J2EE
15 32 (2.48%) RESTful
16 29 (2.25%) ASP.NET MVC
16 29 (2.25%) RabbitMQ
17 28 (2.17%) Hibernate
18 27 (2.10%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 130 (10.09%) Computer Science
2 111 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
3 52 (4.04%) Mobile App
4 37 (2.87%) User Experience
5 35 (2.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 33 (2.56%) Client/Server
7 31 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
7 31 (2.41%) Mathematics
8 29 (2.25%) Algorithms
9 28 (2.17%) Management Information System
10 24 (1.86%) Data Structures
11 22 (1.71%) Data Centre
12 20 (1.55%) Fintech
13 18 (1.40%) Statistics
14 10 (0.78%) Clustering
14 10 (0.78%) Virtual Team
15 9 (0.70%) Driving Licence
15 9 (0.70%) Mainframe
15 9 (0.70%) N-Tier
16 8 (0.62%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 150 (11.65%) Linux
2 141 (10.95%) Windows
3 99 (7.69%) Unix
4 28 (2.17%) Apple iOS
5 24 (1.86%) Android
6 22 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (1.16%) CentOS
8 12 (0.93%) Windows Server
9 10 (0.78%) Oracle Linux
9 10 (0.78%) Windows 7
10 7 (0.54%) Debian
10 7 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (0.47%) Mac OS X
12 5 (0.39%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.31%) Kali Linux
13 4 (0.31%) Solaris
14 1 (0.078%) AIX
14 1 (0.078%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 714 (55.43%) Agile Software Development
2 300 (23.29%) Test Automation
3 294 (22.83%) BDD
4 291 (22.59%) Test Scripting
5 269 (20.89%) Software Testing
6 267 (20.73%) Scrum
7 264 (20.50%) TDD
8 232 (18.01%) Continuous Integration
9 221 (17.16%) Regression Testing
10 217 (16.85%) SDLC
11 209 (16.23%) Functional Testing
12 208 (16.15%) Non-Functional Testing
13 187 (14.52%) Automated Testing
14 166 (12.89%) Defect Management
15 152 (11.80%) Mentoring
16 150 (11.65%) Manual Testing
17 145 (11.26%) Integration Testing
18 138 (10.71%) Automation Testing
19 137 (10.64%) Test Strategy
19 137 (10.64%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 512 (39.75%) Java
2 364 (28.26%) SQL
3 333 (25.85%) C#
4 159 (12.34%) Python
5 157 (12.19%) JavaScript
6 109 (8.46%) Perl
7 103 (8.00%) Ruby
8 85 (6.60%) Scala
9 66 (5.12%) VB
10 64 (4.97%) PHP
11 56 (4.35%) Bash Shell
12 54 (4.19%) C++
13 51 (3.96%) T-SQL
14 41 (3.18%) VBScript
15 27 (2.10%) C
16 26 (2.02%) Groovy
16 26 (2.02%) Shell Script
17 21 (1.63%) Korn
18 17 (1.32%) VB.NET
18 17 (1.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 269 (20.89%) ISEB
2 248 (19.25%) ISTQB
3 225 (17.47%) Degree
4 108 (8.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 51 (3.96%) Security Cleared
6 28 (2.17%) DV Cleared
7 24 (1.86%) SC Cleared
8 14 (1.09%) ISEB Practitioner
9 8 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (0.54%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 6 (0.47%) IIBA
12 5 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.31%) RHCE
13 4 (0.31%) RHCT
14 3 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 3 (0.23%) Sun Certification
15 2 (0.16%) Chartered Engineer
15 2 (0.16%) MBCS
16 1 (0.078%) HP ASE
16 1 (0.078%) OCAJ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 457 (35.48%) QA
2 15 (1.16%) SDET
3 9 (0.70%) SLA
4 5 (0.39%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.39%) HL7
5 4 (0.31%) DICOM
6 3 (0.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (2.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (0.62%) Docker
3 7 (0.54%) Active Directory
4 6 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.39%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.31%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.16%) HDFS
7 2 (0.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 122 (9.47%) HP Quality Center
2 57 (4.43%) Puppet
3 41 (3.18%) HP SiteScope
4 33 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
5 20 (1.55%) HAProxy
6 11 (0.85%) Nagios
7 8 (0.62%) Rundeck
8 6 (0.47%) CA Service Virtualization
8 6 (0.47%) Grafana
8 6 (0.47%) Graphite
8 6 (0.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 5 (0.39%) CFEngine
10 4 (0.31%) Microsoft Clustering
10 4 (0.31%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 4 (0.31%) Perfmon
10 4 (0.31%) SCCM
10 4 (0.31%) SCDPM
10 4 (0.31%) SCOM
10 4 (0.31%) ServiceCenter
11 3 (0.23%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 203 (15.76%) HP
2 187 (14.52%) Microsoft
3 127 (9.86%) Oracle
4 32 (2.48%) Citrix
4 32 (2.48%) IBM
4 32 (2.48%) SAP
5 30 (2.33%) VMware
6 27 (2.10%) Atlassian
7 24 (1.86%) SOASTA, Inc
8 23 (1.79%) Red Hat
9 20 (1.55%) Google
10 17 (1.32%) Rally
11 13 (1.01%) Cognizant
12 12 (0.93%) Rackspace
13 10 (0.78%) Dynatrace
14 8 (0.62%) AppDynamics
15 7 (0.54%) Borland
15 7 (0.54%) CA
15 7 (0.54%) Hitachi
15 7 (0.54%) InterSystems
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £34000 - £36000 per annum + pension,health,life
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £27500 - £32500 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
North London
Intelletec
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £38,000- £65,000
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £35,000 per annum c£35,000 + 10% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Computer People
Salary: £55000.00 - £62000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + HUGE bens package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits Inc: Bonus, Gym, Travel Loa
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £38,000- £65,000
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bens and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Think Money Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North London
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + GAIN Scala
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago