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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Testing
UK / England
Rank 383 499 416
Rank change year-on-year
+116 -83
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 596 496 686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.75% 0.53% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 0.60% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 450 412 535
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +1.73%

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
70431 82998 86048
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.76% 88.22% 86.53%
Number of salaries quoted 58371 69691 71211
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 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 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 +107 221 £57,500 +9.52% 33
South East +99 144 £41,500 -20.95% 14
South West +68 70 £37,500 +15.38% 6
East of England +16 51 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Yorkshire -10 36 £42,500 -5.55% 4
West Midlands +35 26 £45,000 +40.62% 3
North West -30 26 £33,250 -6.99% 7
East Midlands -9 11 £47,500 +5.55% 5
North East +6 7 £28,500 -45.71% 1
Performance Testing
UK

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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.

1 623 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 408 (35.48%) Java
3 374 (32.52%) QA
4 351 (30.52%) Selenium
5 312 (27.13%) SQL
6 276 (24.00%) TDD
7 272 (23.65%) BDD
8 263 (22.87%) C#
9 256 (22.26%) Software Testing
10 239 (20.78%) Finance
11 236 (20.52%) Test Automation
12 224 (19.48%) ISTQB
13 213 (18.52%) JMeter
14 201 (17.48%) Automated Testing
15 195 (16.96%) Continuous Integration
16 186 (16.17%) Regression Testing
17 184 (16.00%) LoadRunner
18 182 (15.83%) Scrum
19 178 (15.48%) ISEB
20 174 (15.13%) Microsoft
21 164 (14.26%) Non-Functional Testing
22 161 (14.00%) Functional Testing
23 156 (13.57%) Software Engineering
24 153 (13.30%) Degree
25 151 (13.13%) Jenkins
26 149 (12.96%) Automation Testing
26 149 (12.96%) Manual Testing
26 149 (12.96%) HP
27 148 (12.87%) Test Scripting
28 143 (12.43%) Unit 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 33 (2.87%) Confluence
2 29 (2.52%) Tomcat
3 28 (2.43%) Apache
4 27 (2.35%) Apache Spark
4 27 (2.35%) IIS
5 23 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
6 22 (1.91%) WebLogic
7 19 (1.65%) Apache Solr
7 19 (1.65%) SharePoint
8 17 (1.48%) MS Exchange
9 14 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
10 13 (1.13%) CMS
10 13 (1.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 10 (0.87%) WebSphere
12 9 (0.78%) Umbraco
13 8 (0.70%) JBoss
13 8 (0.70%) OpenStack
14 7 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
15 6 (0.52%) Commerce Server
16 5 (0.43%) nginx
Applications
1 68 (5.91%) MS Excel
2 25 (2.17%) MS Office
3 16 (1.39%) MS Project
4 15 (1.30%) MS Visio
5 14 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.17%) Mingle
8 1 (0.087%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 11 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.17%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.087%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 62 (5.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 51 (4.43%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (1.83%) Office 365
4 20 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
5 18 (1.57%) Slack
6 16 (1.39%) G Suite
7 15 (1.30%) SaaS
8 10 (0.87%) GitHub
9 7 (0.61%) IaaS
10 5 (0.43%) SuccessFactors
11 4 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (0.35%) Force.com
11 4 (0.35%) PaaS
12 2 (0.17%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
12 2 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.17%) CloudFront
12 2 (0.17%) Route 53
12 2 (0.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 1 (0.087%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 62 (5.39%) HTTP
2 21 (1.83%) DNS
2 21 (1.83%) SSL
2 21 (1.83%) TCP/IP
3 19 (1.65%) DMZ
4 18 (1.57%) LDAP
5 16 (1.39%) Firewall
6 11 (0.96%) ATM
7 10 (0.87%) SAN
8 7 (0.61%) Internet
9 6 (0.52%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (0.35%) HTTPS
10 4 (0.35%) SSH
11 3 (0.26%) FTP
11 3 (0.26%) IMAP
11 3 (0.26%) NAS
11 3 (0.26%) Network Security
11 3 (0.26%) SMTP
11 3 (0.26%) VPN
11 3 (0.26%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (11.91%) SQL Server
2 48 (4.17%) MongoDB
3 47 (4.09%) Oracle Database
4 41 (3.57%) MySQL
4 41 (3.57%) Relational Database
5 35 (3.04%) NoSQL
6 34 (2.96%) Big Data
7 27 (2.35%) Apache Cassandra
8 25 (2.17%) Hadoop
9 22 (1.91%) RavenDB
10 20 (1.74%) SQL Server 2005
11 19 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
12 16 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
13 14 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
14 11 (0.96%) DB2
14 11 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 10 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
16 9 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
17 8 (0.70%) MS Access
18 7 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 351 (30.52%) Selenium
2 213 (18.52%) JMeter
3 184 (16.00%) LoadRunner
4 151 (13.13%) Jenkins
5 142 (12.35%) Cucumber
6 139 (12.09%) JIRA
7 125 (10.87%) WebDriver
8 121 (10.52%) Git (software)
9 90 (7.83%) Team Foundation Server
10 88 (7.65%) SoapUI
11 71 (6.17%) Visual Studio
12 70 (6.09%) HP UFT
13 61 (5.30%) SpecFlow
14 54 (4.70%) JUnit
15 49 (4.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 47 (4.09%) Maven
17 44 (3.83%) Subversion
18 35 (3.04%) Gatling
19 34 (2.96%) NUnit
19 34 (2.96%) Ranorex
General
1 239 (20.78%) Finance
2 78 (6.78%) Retail
3 49 (4.26%) Banking
4 23 (2.00%) Marketing
5 22 (1.91%) Financial Institution
6 20 (1.74%) Games
7 16 (1.39%) Advertising
8 15 (1.30%) Telecoms
9 12 (1.04%) Publishing
10 11 (0.96%) Automotive
10 11 (0.96%) Law
10 11 (0.96%) Manufacturing
11 10 (0.87%) Legal
12 9 (0.78%) Investment Banking
13 7 (0.61%) Back Office
14 4 (0.35%) Brand Awareness
14 4 (0.35%) Electronics
15 2 (0.17%) Front Office
15 2 (0.17%) Retail Banking
16 1 (0.087%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 228 (19.83%) Analyst
2 210 (18.26%) Tester
3 189 (16.43%) Test Analyst
4 154 (13.39%) Developer
5 140 (12.17%) Test Engineer
6 102 (8.87%) Test Manager
7 83 (7.22%) QA Engineer
8 66 (5.74%) Architect
9 63 (5.48%) Automation Tester
9 63 (5.48%) Performance Tester
10 62 (5.39%) Java Developer
11 61 (5.30%) Software Tester
12 54 (4.70%) QA Tester
13 53 (4.61%) QA Analyst
13 53 (4.61%) Test Leader
14 51 (4.43%) Software Test Engineer
15 45 (3.91%) Consultant
16 44 (3.83%) Test Automation Engineer
17 43 (3.74%) Senior Analyst
18 40 (3.48%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (11.83%) .NET
2 127 (11.04%) Web Services
3 121 (10.52%) HTML
4 77 (6.70%) SOAP
5 68 (5.91%) XML
6 66 (5.74%) REST
7 57 (4.96%) CSS
8 48 (4.17%) RESTful
9 38 (3.30%) ASP.NET
10 37 (3.22%) JMS
11 36 (3.13%) HTML5
12 32 (2.78%) AngularJS
13 30 (2.61%) Spring
14 29 (2.52%) ASP.NET MVC
14 29 (2.52%) Gherkin
14 29 (2.52%) J2EE
15 25 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web API
16 24 (2.09%) JPA
17 22 (1.91%) Ajax
18 16 (1.39%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 116 (10.09%) Analytical Skills
2 104 (9.04%) Computer Science
3 45 (3.91%) Mobile App
4 37 (3.22%) User Experience
5 30 (2.61%) Data Structures
6 26 (2.26%) Fintech
7 25 (2.17%) Algorithms
8 24 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
9 21 (1.83%) Management Information System
10 17 (1.48%) Replication
11 15 (1.30%) Data Centre
11 15 (1.30%) Public Cloud
11 15 (1.30%) Virtual Team
12 13 (1.13%) Digital Media
13 12 (1.04%) Minimum Viable Product
13 12 (1.04%) Wiki
14 8 (0.70%) Client/Server
15 7 (0.61%) Mainframe
16 6 (0.52%) Linux Command Line
17 5 (0.43%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 130 (11.30%) Windows
2 98 (8.52%) Linux
3 64 (5.57%) Unix
4 27 (2.35%) Windows Server
5 21 (1.83%) Android
6 20 (1.74%) Apple iOS
6 20 (1.74%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (0.52%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (0.26%) AIX
9 3 (0.26%) CentOS
10 2 (0.17%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.17%) Solaris
11 1 (0.087%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 623 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 276 (24.00%) TDD
3 272 (23.65%) BDD
4 256 (22.26%) Software Testing
5 236 (20.52%) Test Automation
6 201 (17.48%) Automated Testing
7 195 (16.96%) Continuous Integration
8 186 (16.17%) Regression Testing
9 182 (15.83%) Scrum
10 164 (14.26%) Non-Functional Testing
11 161 (14.00%) Functional Testing
12 156 (13.57%) Software Engineering
13 149 (12.96%) Automation Testing
13 149 (12.96%) Manual Testing
14 148 (12.87%) Test Scripting
15 143 (12.43%) Unit Testing
16 138 (12.00%) Integration Testing
17 129 (11.22%) SDLC
18 125 (10.87%) User Acceptance Testing
19 122 (10.61%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 408 (35.48%) Java
2 312 (27.13%) SQL
3 263 (22.87%) C#
4 129 (11.22%) JavaScript
5 106 (9.22%) Python
6 94 (8.17%) Ruby
7 61 (5.30%) C
8 56 (4.87%) C++
9 53 (4.61%) Perl
10 52 (4.52%) PHP
11 46 (4.00%) Scala
12 38 (3.30%) Shell Script
13 34 (2.96%) Bash Shell
14 27 (2.35%) T-SQL
14 27 (2.35%) VBScript
15 25 (2.17%) PowerShell
16 16 (1.39%) PL/SQL
17 15 (1.30%) VB
18 14 (1.22%) Go
19 9 (0.78%) ES6
Qualifications
1 224 (19.48%) ISTQB
2 178 (15.48%) ISEB
3 153 (13.30%) Degree
4 71 (6.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 57 (4.96%) Security Cleared
6 30 (2.61%) SC Cleared
7 21 (1.83%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 17 (1.48%) DV Cleared
9 6 (0.52%) ISEB Practitioner
10 4 (0.35%) MBCS
11 2 (0.17%) CCNA
11 2 (0.17%) CCNP
11 2 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.17%) CISM
11 2 (0.17%) CISSP
11 2 (0.17%) GIAC
11 2 (0.17%) ISSAP
11 2 (0.17%) MBA
11 2 (0.17%) PhD
11 2 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 374 (32.52%) QA
2 57 (4.96%) SDET
3 6 (0.52%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.52%) SLA
4 2 (0.17%) DICOM
4 2 (0.17%) HL7
4 2 (0.17%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.087%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 30 (2.61%) Docker
1 30 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (2.09%) Active Directory
3 22 (1.91%) Virtual Machines
4 19 (1.65%) VMware ESX
5 16 (1.39%) Oracle RAC
6 6 (0.52%) Snort
7 3 (0.26%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.17%) HDFS
9 1 (0.087%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 103 (8.96%) HP Quality Center
2 36 (3.13%) Puppet
3 21 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (1.65%) HP SiteScope
5 15 (1.30%) Perfmon
6 14 (1.22%) Microsoft Clustering
7 10 (0.87%) Ansible
8 6 (0.52%) Nagios
8 6 (0.52%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 5 (0.43%) CA Wily
9 5 (0.43%) Graphite
9 5 (0.43%) Kibana
9 5 (0.43%) Kubernetes
10 4 (0.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 3 (0.26%) CA Single Sign-On
11 3 (0.26%) Docker Swarm
11 3 (0.26%) Ganglia
11 3 (0.26%) Mesos
11 3 (0.26%) Riemann
11 3 (0.26%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 174 (15.13%) Microsoft
2 149 (12.96%) HP
3 109 (9.48%) Oracle
4 36 (3.13%) IBM
5 33 (2.87%) SAP
6 31 (2.70%) VMware
7 28 (2.43%) Atlassian
8 19 (1.65%) Cognizant
9 17 (1.48%) Google
9 17 (1.48%) Telerik
10 16 (1.39%) Citrix
11 15 (1.30%) SOASTA, Inc
12 13 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
13 12 (1.04%) AppDynamics
14 11 (0.96%) CA
14 11 (0.96%) CA Agile Central
14 11 (0.96%) Riverbed
15 10 (0.87%) Sitecore
16 6 (0.52%) Hitachi
16 6 (0.52%) Splunk
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 43 minutes ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Great benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £52969 - £62239 per annum + allowance + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55k per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Computer People
Salary: £20000.00 - £29000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Cloudscope
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: Competitive Salary plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Intrinsic Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £46,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
asos
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
London
asos
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cornwall
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus 7.5% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: Competitive Salary plus excellent benefits.
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago