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

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 402 436 407
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -29
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 651 628 757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.71% 0.61% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 0.70% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 558 497 636
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £31,350 £34,700
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
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
80620 89557 93008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.87% 87.14% 85.41%
Number of salaries quoted 68149 74108 75683
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £73,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 July 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 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 +51 269 £50,000 -13.04% 21
South East +6 149 £45,000 -10.00% 21
Yorkshire +46 57 £40,000 -10.11% 5
North West +28 46 £45,000 - 9
East Midlands +24 36 £47,750 +73.63% 5
South West +5 36 £42,500 +30.76% 3
West Midlands 0 31 £35,358 +8.79% 2
East of England +22 24 £45,000 +20.00% 5
Performance Testing
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Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 646 (52.56%) Agile Software Development
2 460 (37.43%) Java
3 449 (36.53%) QA
4 423 (34.42%) Selenium
5 361 (29.37%) Finance
6 327 (26.61%) SQL
7 325 (26.44%) Test Automation
8 293 (23.84%) JMeter
9 282 (22.95%) C#
10 274 (22.29%) ISEB
11 263 (21.40%) BDD
12 258 (20.99%) Software Testing
13 255 (20.75%) LoadRunner
14 251 (20.42%) TDD
15 248 (20.18%) Test Scripting
16 245 (19.93%) ISTQB
17 234 (19.04%) Scrum
18 229 (18.63%) Continuous Integration
19 219 (17.82%) Cucumber
20 213 (17.33%) SDLC
20 213 (17.33%) Regression Testing
21 212 (17.25%) JIRA
22 208 (16.92%) Degree
23 204 (16.60%) Functional Testing
24 181 (14.73%) Automated Testing
25 180 (14.65%) Microsoft
25 180 (14.65%) HTML
26 178 (14.48%) Non-Functional Testing
27 171 (13.91%) Jenkins
28 166 (13.51%) Test Strategy

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 62 (5.04%) Tomcat
2 44 (3.58%) Apache
3 41 (3.34%) IIS
4 36 (2.93%) Confluence
5 25 (2.03%) CMS
5 25 (2.03%) OpenStack
6 15 (1.22%) WebLogic
6 15 (1.22%) WebSphere
7 11 (0.90%) Skype for Business
8 10 (0.81%) nginx
9 9 (0.73%) Apache Spark
9 9 (0.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 6 (0.49%) CICS
10 6 (0.49%) SAS
11 5 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (0.41%) SharePoint
11 5 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
12 4 (0.33%) Drupal
12 4 (0.33%) JBoss
12 4 (0.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 94 (7.65%) MS Excel
2 23 (1.87%) MS Office
3 12 (0.98%) Mingle
4 4 (0.33%) MS Project
5 3 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.081%) InVision
Business Applications
1 13 (1.06%) Dynamics AX
1 13 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.73%) Magento
3 4 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.24%) CSG Singleview
5 2 (0.16%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.16%) Changepoint
5 2 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.16%) VisionPLUS
6 1 (0.081%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.081%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (0.081%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 38 (3.09%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (1.87%) SoftLayer
3 17 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (0.73%) SaaS
5 7 (0.57%) Rackspace Cloud
6 5 (0.41%) GitHub
7 4 (0.33%) Amazon Kinesis
7 4 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (0.33%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.16%) PaaS
9 1 (0.081%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.081%) Force.com
9 1 (0.081%) TestFlight
9 1 (0.081%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 67 (5.45%) HTTP
2 45 (3.66%) Firewall
3 34 (2.77%) Internet
4 33 (2.69%) TCP/IP
5 28 (2.28%) DNS
6 21 (1.71%) WAN
7 20 (1.63%) LAN
8 12 (0.98%) VLAN
9 10 (0.81%) iSCSI
10 9 (0.73%) HTTPS
10 9 (0.73%) SAN
11 6 (0.49%) Network Security
12 5 (0.41%) DHCP
12 5 (0.41%) Wireshark
13 4 (0.33%) Broadband
13 4 (0.33%) DSL
13 4 (0.33%) LDAP
13 4 (0.33%) SMTP
13 4 (0.33%) SSL
13 4 (0.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (10.66%) SQL Server
2 35 (2.85%) MySQL
3 27 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 25 (2.03%) MongoDB
5 23 (1.87%) Hadoop
6 22 (1.79%) Big Data
7 19 (1.55%) DB2
8 18 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (1.14%) MS Access
9 14 (1.14%) Oracle Database
10 12 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
11 10 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
13 7 (0.57%) NoSQL
14 6 (0.49%) Neo4j
14 6 (0.49%) OrientDB
15 5 (0.41%) Relational Database
15 5 (0.41%) SQL Server 2000
15 5 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 423 (34.42%) Selenium
2 293 (23.84%) JMeter
3 255 (20.75%) LoadRunner
4 219 (17.82%) Cucumber
5 212 (17.25%) JIRA
6 171 (13.91%) Jenkins
7 152 (12.37%) SoapUI
8 151 (12.29%) WebDriver
9 119 (9.68%) Visual Studio
10 118 (9.60%) Git (software)
11 109 (8.87%) Gatling
12 79 (6.43%) JUnit
13 63 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
14 61 (4.96%) HP UFT
15 58 (4.72%) NUnit
16 57 (4.64%) SpecFlow
17 56 (4.56%) TestNG
18 52 (4.23%) Hudson
19 39 (3.17%) NeoLoad
20 35 (2.85%) WebLOAD
General
1 361 (29.37%) Finance
2 104 (8.46%) Retail
3 69 (5.61%) Banking
4 50 (4.07%) Telecoms
5 44 (3.58%) Marketing
6 43 (3.50%) Games
7 18 (1.46%) Back Office
7 18 (1.46%) Publishing
8 13 (1.06%) Advertising
8 13 (1.06%) Billing
9 11 (0.90%) Financial Institution
10 10 (0.81%) Legal
11 8 (0.65%) Law
12 4 (0.33%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.24%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.24%) Automotive
13 3 (0.24%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.16%) Electronics
15 1 (0.081%) Front Office
15 1 (0.081%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 311 (25.31%) Tester
2 256 (20.83%) Analyst
3 223 (18.14%) Test Analyst
4 192 (15.62%) Test Engineer
5 150 (12.21%) Developer
6 120 (9.76%) Automation Tester
7 100 (8.14%) Test Manager
8 99 (8.06%) Performance Tester
9 77 (6.27%) Software Tester
10 76 (6.18%) Developer in Test
11 74 (6.02%) QA Engineer
12 63 (5.13%) Test Leader
13 61 (4.96%) Automation Test Analyst
14 56 (4.56%) QA Tester
14 56 (4.56%) Senior Tester
15 55 (4.48%) QA Analyst
16 53 (4.31%) Selenium Tester
17 52 (4.23%) Performance Engineer
18 45 (3.66%) Performance Analyst
19 43 (3.50%) Performance Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (14.65%) HTML
2 158 (12.86%) .NET
3 154 (12.53%) Web Services
4 120 (9.76%) CSS
5 89 (7.24%) SOAP
6 67 (5.45%) ASP.NET
7 66 (5.37%) REST
8 58 (4.72%) XML
9 51 (4.15%) Ajax
10 42 (3.42%) Node.js
11 39 (3.17%) RabbitMQ
12 36 (2.93%) J2EE
12 36 (2.93%) Spring
13 33 (2.69%) LAMP
14 32 (2.60%) HTML5
15 31 (2.52%) RESTful
16 30 (2.44%) Hibernate
17 27 (2.20%) Gherkin
18 25 (2.03%) JMS
19 24 (1.95%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 117 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 103 (8.38%) Analytical Skills
3 51 (4.15%) Mobile App
4 38 (3.09%) Client/Server
5 33 (2.69%) Enterprise Software
6 32 (2.60%) Data Centre
7 30 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 29 (2.36%) Management Information System
9 28 (2.28%) User Experience
10 24 (1.95%) Fintech
11 23 (1.87%) N-Tier
12 21 (1.71%) Mathematics
13 15 (1.22%) Clustering
14 14 (1.14%) Algorithms
15 11 (0.90%) CESG
15 11 (0.90%) Cybercrime
16 10 (0.81%) Driving Licence
16 10 (0.81%) Replication
17 8 (0.65%) Smartphone
17 8 (0.65%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 166 (13.51%) Linux
2 146 (11.88%) Windows
3 95 (7.73%) Unix
4 37 (3.01%) Apple iOS
5 36 (2.93%) Android
6 33 (2.69%) Windows Server
7 25 (2.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 20 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
9 17 (1.38%) CentOS
10 14 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (0.81%) Windows 7
12 9 (0.73%) Debian
12 9 (0.73%) Oracle Linux
13 8 (0.65%) Kali Linux
14 6 (0.49%) Solaris
15 5 (0.41%) Ubuntu
16 3 (0.24%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
17 1 (0.081%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 646 (52.56%) Agile Software Development
2 325 (26.44%) Test Automation
3 263 (21.40%) BDD
4 258 (20.99%) Software Testing
5 251 (20.42%) TDD
6 248 (20.18%) Test Scripting
7 234 (19.04%) Scrum
8 229 (18.63%) Continuous Integration
9 213 (17.33%) Regression Testing
9 213 (17.33%) SDLC
10 204 (16.60%) Functional Testing
11 181 (14.73%) Automated Testing
12 178 (14.48%) Non-Functional Testing
13 166 (13.51%) Test Strategy
14 157 (12.77%) Integration Testing
15 155 (12.61%) Defect Management
16 147 (11.96%) User Stories
17 144 (11.72%) Manual Testing
18 141 (11.47%) Automation Testing
18 141 (11.47%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 460 (37.43%) Java
2 327 (26.61%) SQL
3 282 (22.95%) C#
4 166 (13.51%) JavaScript
5 127 (10.33%) Python
6 116 (9.44%) Ruby
7 106 (8.62%) Perl
8 66 (5.37%) Scala
9 62 (5.04%) PHP
10 53 (4.31%) Bash Shell
11 49 (3.99%) VB
12 42 (3.42%) C++
13 38 (3.09%) T-SQL
14 30 (2.44%) C
15 27 (2.20%) VBScript
16 25 (2.03%) Korn
17 24 (1.95%) Groovy
18 19 (1.55%) VB.NET
19 17 (1.38%) VBA
20 14 (1.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 274 (22.29%) ISEB
2 245 (19.93%) ISTQB
3 208 (16.92%) Degree
4 95 (7.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 77 (6.27%) Security Cleared
6 41 (3.34%) SC Cleared
7 36 (2.93%) DV Cleared
8 19 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (1.06%) ISEB Practitioner
10 11 (0.90%) CCNA
10 11 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (0.90%) MCITP
10 11 (0.90%) MCSA
10 11 (0.90%) MCSE
10 11 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 7 (0.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 6 (0.49%) HP ASE
13 5 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (0.41%) RHCE
13 5 (0.41%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 449 (36.53%) QA
2 17 (1.38%) SLA
3 12 (0.98%) SDET
4 4 (0.33%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.081%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.081%) WAI
5 1 (0.081%) WCAG
System Software
1 26 (2.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
2 11 (0.90%) XenApp
3 9 (0.73%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.49%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.24%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.081%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 79 (6.43%) HP Quality Center
2 53 (4.31%) Puppet
3 38 (3.09%) HP SiteScope
3 38 (3.09%) Opscode Chef
4 25 (2.03%) HAProxy
5 19 (1.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 11 (0.90%) vMotion
7 10 (0.81%) Nagios
8 8 (0.65%) Microsoft Clustering
8 8 (0.65%) SCCM
8 8 (0.65%) SCDPM
8 8 (0.65%) SCOM
9 7 (0.57%) CFEngine
10 6 (0.49%) CA Service Virtualization
11 5 (0.41%) Ansible
11 5 (0.41%) CA Wily
12 4 (0.33%) Grafana
12 4 (0.33%) Graphite
12 4 (0.33%) Rundeck
13 3 (0.24%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 180 (14.65%) Microsoft
2 150 (12.21%) HP
3 135 (10.98%) Oracle
4 42 (3.42%) VMware
5 38 (3.09%) IBM
6 35 (2.85%) Citrix
7 29 (2.36%) SAP
8 24 (1.95%) Atlassian
9 23 (1.87%) Red Hat
10 19 (1.55%) Rackspace
11 17 (1.38%) SOASTA, Inc
12 16 (1.30%) Rally
13 12 (0.98%) Dynatrace
14 11 (0.90%) Google
15 10 (0.81%) CA
16 9 (0.73%) Borland
17 7 (0.57%) Facebook
17 7 (0.57%) WorldPay
18 5 (0.41%) AppDynamics
19 4 (0.33%) Qualys
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £35,000 per annum c£35,000 + 10% Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Lewis Paige
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare etc...
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Good & Co
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £035000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + travel,pension,bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
BGL Group
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £100000.00 - £120000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £neg + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £85,000 to £90,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus)
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 12% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Think Money Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago