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

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 418 447 406
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -41
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 632 629 780
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.70% 0.61% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.70% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 525 507 638
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 £32,750 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
79879 89451 96686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.94% 86.68% 85.53%
Number of salaries quoted 67621 73991 78949
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £74,000 £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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +35 228 £52,500 -0.94% 23
South East +41 139 £45,000 -10.00% 14
Yorkshire +41 58 £45,500 +21.33% 5
North West +28 43 £42,500 +2.40% 6
West Midlands -13 40 £34,250 -12.73% 2
South West -7 38 £43,750 +36.71% 4
East Midlands +33 36 £48,000 +90.09% 2
East of England +30 35 £40,500 -10.00% 2
North East -2 4 £70,000 +40.00% 1
Midlands +14 2 £50,000 +29.87%
Performance Testing
UK

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 610 (52.54%) Agile Software Development
2 408 (35.14%) QA
2 408 (35.14%) Java
3 384 (33.07%) Selenium
4 319 (27.48%) Test Automation
5 315 (27.13%) Finance
6 310 (26.70%) SQL
7 268 (23.08%) ISEB
8 258 (22.22%) C#
9 243 (20.93%) JMeter
10 240 (20.67%) ISTQB
11 238 (20.50%) Software Testing
12 229 (19.72%) TDD
13 228 (19.64%) BDD
14 225 (19.38%) LoadRunner
15 223 (19.21%) Continuous Integration
16 213 (18.35%) JIRA
17 211 (18.17%) Scrum
17 211 (18.17%) Test Scripting
18 208 (17.92%) SDLC
19 195 (16.80%) Cucumber
20 185 (15.93%) Microsoft
20 185 (15.93%) Automated Testing
21 184 (15.85%) Degree
22 182 (15.68%) Functional Testing
23 166 (14.30%) Jenkins
23 166 (14.30%) Test Strategy
24 165 (14.21%) HTML
24 165 (14.21%) Linux
25 158 (13.61%) JavaScript

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 60 (5.17%) Tomcat
2 43 (3.70%) Apache
2 43 (3.70%) IIS
3 32 (2.76%) Confluence
4 23 (1.98%) OpenStack
5 21 (1.81%) CMS
6 19 (1.64%) WebSphere
7 18 (1.55%) WebLogic
8 12 (1.03%) Skype for Business
9 11 (0.95%) JBoss
10 9 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 7 (0.60%) Apache Spark
11 7 (0.60%) nginx
12 5 (0.43%) CICS
12 5 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
12 5 (0.43%) SharePoint
12 5 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
13 4 (0.34%) Drupal
13 4 (0.34%) WordPress
14 3 (0.26%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 88 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 20 (1.72%) MS Office
3 12 (1.03%) Mingle
4 6 (0.52%) MS Project
5 3 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.086%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (1.38%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (0.78%) Oracle Financials
3 6 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.52%) Magento
4 4 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.26%) BusinessWorks
5 3 (0.26%) Changepoint
6 2 (0.17%) VisionPLUS
7 1 (0.086%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.086%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 30 (2.58%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (1.89%) SoftLayer
3 17 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (0.78%) GitHub
5 8 (0.69%) SaaS
6 4 (0.34%) Amazon Kinesis
6 4 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (0.34%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (0.34%) Rackspace Cloud
7 2 (0.17%) PaaS
8 1 (0.086%) Force.com
8 1 (0.086%) Office 365
8 1 (0.086%) TestFlight
8 1 (0.086%) Trello
8 1 (0.086%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 68 (5.86%) HTTP
2 40 (3.45%) Firewall
3 30 (2.58%) TCP/IP
4 27 (2.33%) Internet
5 23 (1.98%) DNS
6 17 (1.46%) LAN
6 17 (1.46%) WAN
7 12 (1.03%) VLAN
8 10 (0.86%) iSCSI
8 10 (0.86%) SAN
9 9 (0.78%) HTTPS
10 7 (0.60%) Broadband
10 7 (0.60%) LDAP
11 6 (0.52%) SMTP
11 6 (0.52%) SSL
12 5 (0.43%) DHCP
13 4 (0.34%) DSL
13 4 (0.34%) VoIP
13 4 (0.34%) Wireshark
14 3 (0.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (10.59%) SQL Server
2 33 (2.84%) MySQL
3 25 (2.15%) MongoDB
4 22 (1.89%) Big Data
4 22 (1.89%) Hadoop
5 18 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (1.55%) DB2
6 15 (1.29%) Oracle Database
6 15 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (1.12%) MS Access
8 8 (0.69%) NoSQL
8 8 (0.69%) Relational Database
9 7 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (0.52%) SQL Server 2000
10 6 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (0.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 3 (0.26%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 384 (33.07%) Selenium
2 243 (20.93%) JMeter
3 225 (19.38%) LoadRunner
4 213 (18.35%) JIRA
5 195 (16.80%) Cucumber
6 166 (14.30%) Jenkins
7 138 (11.89%) WebDriver
8 123 (10.59%) Git (software)
9 118 (10.16%) SoapUI
10 113 (9.73%) Visual Studio
11 94 (8.10%) Gatling
12 69 (5.94%) JUnit
13 64 (5.51%) NUnit
14 61 (5.25%) Team Foundation Server
15 60 (5.17%) HP UFT
16 57 (4.91%) SpecFlow
17 51 (4.39%) TestNG
18 47 (4.05%) Hudson
19 39 (3.36%) FitNesse
20 32 (2.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 315 (27.13%) Finance
2 91 (7.84%) Retail
3 51 (4.39%) Banking
4 35 (3.01%) Games
4 35 (3.01%) Marketing
5 33 (2.84%) Telecoms
6 19 (1.64%) Publishing
7 18 (1.55%) Back Office
8 13 (1.12%) Financial Institution
9 9 (0.78%) Advertising
10 8 (0.69%) Legal
11 6 (0.52%) Law
12 5 (0.43%) Billing
13 3 (0.26%) Automotive
13 3 (0.26%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.26%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.17%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.086%) Arabic Language
15 1 (0.086%) Electronics
15 1 (0.086%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 279 (24.03%) Tester
2 257 (22.14%) Analyst
3 231 (19.90%) Test Analyst
4 178 (15.33%) Test Engineer
5 147 (12.66%) Developer
6 111 (9.56%) Automation Tester
7 96 (8.27%) Performance Tester
7 96 (8.27%) Test Manager
8 76 (6.55%) Developer in Test
9 69 (5.94%) Software Tester
10 64 (5.51%) Test Leader
11 61 (5.25%) Automation Test Analyst
12 51 (4.39%) QA Engineer
13 50 (4.31%) QA Analyst
14 47 (4.05%) Senior Analyst
15 46 (3.96%) Senior Tester
16 45 (3.88%) Senior Test Analyst
17 44 (3.79%) Selenium Tester
18 43 (3.70%) Performance Analyst
19 42 (3.62%) Performance Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (14.21%) HTML
2 142 (12.23%) .NET
3 130 (11.20%) Web Services
4 114 (9.82%) CSS
5 83 (7.15%) SOAP
6 80 (6.89%) XML
7 58 (5.00%) REST
8 53 (4.57%) ASP.NET
9 48 (4.13%) Ajax
10 42 (3.62%) J2EE
10 42 (3.62%) Node.js
11 39 (3.36%) RabbitMQ
12 33 (2.84%) LAMP
13 32 (2.76%) HTML5
14 29 (2.50%) Gherkin
14 29 (2.50%) Spring
15 27 (2.33%) RESTful
16 26 (2.24%) CSS3
16 26 (2.24%) Middleware
17 23 (1.98%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 114 (9.82%) Computer Science
2 104 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
3 47 (4.05%) Mobile App
4 44 (3.79%) Client/Server
5 34 (2.93%) User Experience
6 32 (2.76%) Enterprise Software
7 29 (2.50%) Data Centre
7 29 (2.50%) Management Information System
7 29 (2.50%) N-Tier
8 25 (2.15%) Fintech
9 21 (1.81%) Mathematics
10 20 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 13 (1.12%) Cybercrime
12 12 (1.03%) Clustering
12 12 (1.03%) Replication
13 11 (0.95%) Algorithms
13 11 (0.95%) CESG
14 9 (0.78%) Smartphone
14 9 (0.78%) Statistics
15 8 (0.69%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 165 (14.21%) Linux
2 157 (13.52%) Windows
3 80 (6.89%) Unix
4 41 (3.53%) Android
4 41 (3.53%) Apple iOS
5 34 (2.93%) Windows Server
6 21 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 20 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (1.46%) CentOS
9 14 (1.21%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (0.95%) Debian
11 10 (0.86%) Windows 7
12 8 (0.69%) Kali Linux
13 7 (0.60%) Oracle Linux
13 7 (0.60%) Solaris
14 5 (0.43%) Ubuntu
15 4 (0.34%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.26%) VMS
16 3 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
17 1 (0.086%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 610 (52.54%) Agile Software Development
2 319 (27.48%) Test Automation
3 238 (20.50%) Software Testing
4 229 (19.72%) TDD
5 228 (19.64%) BDD
6 223 (19.21%) Continuous Integration
7 211 (18.17%) Scrum
7 211 (18.17%) Test Scripting
8 208 (17.92%) SDLC
9 185 (15.93%) Automated Testing
10 182 (15.68%) Functional Testing
11 166 (14.30%) Test Strategy
12 152 (13.09%) Non-Functional Testing
13 150 (12.92%) Manual Testing
14 149 (12.83%) Integration Testing
15 145 (12.49%) Automation Testing
15 145 (12.49%) Mentoring
16 144 (12.40%) User Acceptance Testing
17 143 (12.32%) User Stories
18 133 (11.46%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 408 (35.14%) Java
2 310 (26.70%) SQL
3 258 (22.22%) C#
4 158 (13.61%) JavaScript
5 118 (10.16%) Python
6 117 (10.08%) Ruby
7 96 (8.27%) Perl
8 55 (4.74%) Scala
9 52 (4.48%) PHP
10 50 (4.31%) Bash Shell
11 41 (3.53%) VB
12 38 (3.27%) C++
13 33 (2.84%) C
14 24 (2.07%) Groovy
14 24 (2.07%) Korn
14 24 (2.07%) T-SQL
15 19 (1.64%) VB.NET
16 17 (1.46%) VBA
16 17 (1.46%) VBScript
17 15 (1.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 268 (23.08%) ISEB
2 240 (20.67%) ISTQB
3 184 (15.85%) Degree
4 89 (7.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 77 (6.63%) Security Cleared
6 43 (3.70%) SC Cleared
7 31 (2.67%) DV Cleared
8 20 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (1.03%) ISEB Practitioner
10 11 (0.95%) CCNA
10 11 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (0.95%) MCITP
10 11 (0.95%) MCSA
10 11 (0.95%) MCSE
10 11 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 7 (0.60%) HP ASE
12 6 (0.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 5 (0.43%) RHCE
13 5 (0.43%) RHCT
14 3 (0.26%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 408 (35.14%) QA
2 16 (1.38%) SLA
3 8 (0.69%) SDET
4 1 (0.086%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.086%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.086%) WAI
4 1 (0.086%) WCAG
System Software
1 31 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
2 11 (0.95%) XenApp
3 8 (0.69%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.69%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.26%) Docker
4 3 (0.26%) Firmware
4 3 (0.26%) vSphere
5 2 (0.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 72 (6.20%) HP Quality Center
2 52 (4.48%) Puppet
3 38 (3.27%) Opscode Chef
4 29 (2.50%) HP SiteScope
5 24 (2.07%) HAProxy
6 19 (1.64%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 13 (1.12%) CA Wily
8 11 (0.95%) vMotion
9 10 (0.86%) Nagios
10 8 (0.69%) Ansible
10 8 (0.69%) Microsoft Clustering
10 8 (0.69%) SCCM
10 8 (0.69%) SCDPM
10 8 (0.69%) SCOM
11 6 (0.52%) CA Service Virtualization
12 4 (0.34%) CFEngine
12 4 (0.34%) Grafana
12 4 (0.34%) Graphite
13 3 (0.26%) Capistrano
13 3 (0.26%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 185 (15.93%) Microsoft
2 141 (12.14%) HP
3 137 (11.80%) Oracle
4 49 (4.22%) VMware
5 44 (3.79%) Citrix
6 34 (2.93%) IBM
7 26 (2.24%) SAP
8 24 (2.07%) Red Hat
9 22 (1.89%) Atlassian
10 20 (1.72%) Dynatrace
11 16 (1.38%) Rackspace
12 12 (1.03%) CA
13 11 (0.95%) Rally
13 11 (0.95%) SOASTA, Inc
14 10 (0.86%) Google
15 9 (0.78%) Borland
16 8 (0.69%) WorldPay
17 7 (0.60%) AppDynamics
17 7 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
18 6 (0.52%) Cisco
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Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Package
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Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + Benefits
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £35,000 per annum + Bonus + Flexible working
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Health, Pension, Bonus
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £80,000 to £115,000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
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Salary: £19000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Salary: Competitive
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Hampshire
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London
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City, London
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City, London
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