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

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 401 427 435
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +8
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 672 683 694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.73% 0.67% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 0.76% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 580 536 581
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +2.27%
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
80646 89525 93503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.05% 87.40% 85.42%
Number of salaries quoted 68182 74401 75355
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
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 25 August 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 August 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
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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 +70 289 £52,500 -9.09% 29
South East +21 163 £45,000 -5.26% 11
Yorkshire +43 56 £38,000 -14.60% 9
North West +14 39 £42,500 +6.25% 9
East of England +29 37 £55,000 +46.66% 7
South West -8 33 £40,000 +6.66% 5
East Midlands +13 28 £39,000 +24.80% 4
West Midlands -4 26 £34,715 +15.71% 1
North East -11 1 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Performance Testing
UK

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 706 (54.31%) Agile Software Development
2 493 (37.92%) Java
3 465 (35.77%) QA
4 432 (33.23%) Selenium
5 406 (31.23%) Finance
6 362 (27.85%) SQL
7 321 (24.69%) Test Automation
8 313 (24.08%) C#
9 300 (23.08%) JMeter
10 287 (22.08%) BDD
11 285 (21.92%) Test Scripting
12 281 (21.62%) LoadRunner
12 281 (21.62%) ISEB
13 271 (20.85%) Software Testing
14 270 (20.77%) Scrum
15 264 (20.31%) TDD
16 251 (19.31%) ISTQB
17 236 (18.15%) Continuous Integration
18 228 (17.54%) Regression Testing
19 227 (17.46%) SDLC
20 221 (17.00%) Degree
21 216 (16.62%) Cucumber
22 212 (16.31%) Functional Testing
23 205 (15.77%) Non-Functional Testing
23 205 (15.77%) JIRA
24 203 (15.62%) HTML
25 200 (15.38%) Microsoft
26 184 (14.15%) .NET
27 181 (13.92%) HP
28 178 (13.69%) 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 54 (4.15%) Tomcat
2 40 (3.08%) Apache
3 38 (2.92%) IIS
4 37 (2.85%) Confluence
5 28 (2.15%) CMS
6 27 (2.08%) OpenStack
7 18 (1.38%) WebSphere
8 15 (1.15%) WebLogic
9 11 (0.85%) Apache Spark
10 9 (0.69%) nginx
10 9 (0.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 9 (0.69%) Skype for Business
11 8 (0.62%) CICS
12 7 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
13 6 (0.46%) SAS
13 6 (0.46%) SharePoint
14 5 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
15 4 (0.31%) Apache Solr
15 4 (0.31%) Commerce Server
15 4 (0.31%) Drupal
Applications
1 115 (8.85%) MS Excel
2 30 (2.31%) MS Office
3 12 (0.92%) Mingle
4 3 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.23%) MS Project
5 1 (0.077%) InVision
Business Applications
1 16 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (0.69%) Magento
3 4 (0.31%) CSG Singleview
3 4 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.23%) Changepoint
5 2 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.15%) VisionPLUS
6 1 (0.077%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (0.077%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 46 (3.54%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (1.77%) IBM Cloud
2 23 (1.77%) SoftLayer
3 17 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (1.00%) SaaS
5 6 (0.46%) Rackspace Cloud
6 5 (0.38%) GitHub
7 4 (0.31%) Amazon Kinesis
7 4 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (0.31%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.31%) Slack
8 3 (0.23%) Google Apps
8 3 (0.23%) Office 365
9 1 (0.077%) Force.com
9 1 (0.077%) PaaS
9 1 (0.077%) TestFlight
9 1 (0.077%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 61 (4.69%) HTTP
2 50 (3.85%) Firewall
3 41 (3.15%) Internet
3 41 (3.15%) TCP/IP
4 36 (2.77%) DNS
5 21 (1.62%) WAN
6 18 (1.38%) LAN
7 10 (0.77%) iSCSI
7 10 (0.77%) VLAN
8 8 (0.62%) HTTPS
9 7 (0.54%) DHCP
10 6 (0.46%) LDAP
10 6 (0.46%) Network Security
10 6 (0.46%) SAN
10 6 (0.46%) SSL
10 6 (0.46%) Wireshark
11 4 (0.31%) ATM
11 4 (0.31%) DSL
11 4 (0.31%) VoIP
12 3 (0.23%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 37 (2.85%) MySQL
3 34 (2.62%) MongoDB
4 33 (2.54%) SQL Server 2008
5 28 (2.15%) Hadoop
6 27 (2.08%) Big Data
7 19 (1.46%) DB2
7 19 (1.46%) MS Access
8 17 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
9 16 (1.23%) Oracle Database
10 15 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 15 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 13 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
11 13 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
12 10 (0.77%) NoSQL
12 10 (0.77%) Relational Database
13 9 (0.69%) RavenDB
14 6 (0.46%) Neo4j
14 6 (0.46%) OrientDB
15 5 (0.38%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 432 (33.23%) Selenium
2 300 (23.08%) JMeter
3 281 (21.62%) LoadRunner
4 216 (16.62%) Cucumber
5 205 (15.77%) JIRA
6 178 (13.69%) Jenkins
7 159 (12.23%) SoapUI
8 155 (11.92%) WebDriver
9 124 (9.54%) Gatling
10 123 (9.46%) Visual Studio
11 118 (9.08%) Git (software)
12 81 (6.23%) Team Foundation Server
13 69 (5.31%) JUnit
14 64 (4.92%) HP UFT
15 61 (4.69%) SpecFlow
16 55 (4.23%) NUnit
16 55 (4.23%) TestNG
17 53 (4.08%) Hudson
18 43 (3.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 42 (3.23%) NeoLoad
General
1 406 (31.23%) Finance
2 108 (8.31%) Retail
3 82 (6.31%) Banking
4 54 (4.15%) Telecoms
5 48 (3.69%) Games
6 47 (3.62%) Marketing
7 17 (1.31%) Advertising
8 16 (1.23%) Back Office
8 16 (1.23%) Billing
9 12 (0.92%) Publishing
10 11 (0.85%) Financial Institution
11 9 (0.69%) Law
11 9 (0.69%) Legal
12 8 (0.62%) Investment Banking
13 5 (0.38%) Front Office
13 5 (0.38%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.31%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.23%) Automotive
16 1 (0.077%) Electronics
16 1 (0.077%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 308 (23.69%) Tester
2 272 (20.92%) Analyst
3 235 (18.08%) Test Analyst
4 200 (15.38%) Test Engineer
5 155 (11.92%) Developer
6 116 (8.92%) Automation Tester
7 114 (8.77%) Test Manager
8 96 (7.38%) Performance Tester
9 76 (5.85%) Software Tester
10 74 (5.69%) QA Engineer
11 69 (5.31%) Test Leader
12 68 (5.23%) Developer in Test
13 63 (4.85%) Performance Engineer
13 63 (4.85%) Selenium Tester
13 63 (4.85%) Senior Tester
14 62 (4.77%) QA Tester
15 56 (4.31%) Automation Test Analyst
15 56 (4.31%) QA Analyst
16 49 (3.77%) Selenium Automation Tester
17 48 (3.69%) Performance Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 203 (15.62%) HTML
2 184 (14.15%) .NET
3 158 (12.15%) Web Services
4 122 (9.38%) CSS
5 89 (6.85%) ASP.NET
6 88 (6.77%) SOAP
7 69 (5.31%) REST
8 59 (4.54%) Ajax
8 59 (4.54%) XML
9 45 (3.46%) HTML5
9 45 (3.46%) Node.js
10 39 (3.00%) RabbitMQ
11 34 (2.62%) LAMP
12 33 (2.54%) Gherkin
12 33 (2.54%) Spring
13 31 (2.38%) RESTful
14 30 (2.31%) J2EE
15 28 (2.15%) Hibernate
16 27 (2.08%) JMS
17 23 (1.77%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 128 (9.85%) Computer Science
2 111 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
3 52 (4.00%) Mobile App
4 39 (3.00%) Client/Server
5 35 (2.69%) Enterprise Software
5 35 (2.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 34 (2.62%) Management Information System
7 33 (2.54%) User Experience
8 29 (2.23%) Data Centre
9 28 (2.15%) Mathematics
10 22 (1.69%) Algorithms
11 21 (1.62%) Fintech
12 15 (1.15%) Data Structures
12 15 (1.15%) N-Tier
13 14 (1.08%) Clustering
13 14 (1.08%) Statistics
14 10 (0.77%) Cybercrime
14 10 (0.77%) Driving Licence
15 9 (0.69%) CESG
16 8 (0.62%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 173 (13.31%) Linux
2 156 (12.00%) Windows
3 98 (7.54%) Unix
4 40 (3.08%) Apple iOS
5 37 (2.85%) Android
6 29 (2.23%) Windows Server
7 24 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 18 (1.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (1.23%) CentOS
10 11 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (0.77%) Windows 7
12 9 (0.69%) Oracle Linux
13 7 (0.54%) Debian
14 6 (0.46%) Kali Linux
14 6 (0.46%) Mac OS X
14 6 (0.46%) Solaris
15 5 (0.38%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
17 1 (0.077%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 706 (54.31%) Agile Software Development
2 321 (24.69%) Test Automation
3 287 (22.08%) BDD
4 285 (21.92%) Test Scripting
5 271 (20.85%) Software Testing
6 270 (20.77%) Scrum
7 264 (20.31%) TDD
8 236 (18.15%) Continuous Integration
9 228 (17.54%) Regression Testing
10 227 (17.46%) SDLC
11 212 (16.31%) Functional Testing
12 205 (15.77%) Non-Functional Testing
13 178 (13.69%) Automated Testing
14 170 (13.08%) Defect Management
15 159 (12.23%) Integration Testing
16 158 (12.15%) Test Strategy
17 154 (11.85%) Mentoring
18 153 (11.77%) Manual Testing
19 152 (11.69%) User Stories
20 144 (11.08%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 493 (37.92%) Java
2 362 (27.85%) SQL
3 313 (24.08%) C#
4 165 (12.69%) JavaScript
5 148 (11.38%) Python
6 116 (8.92%) Perl
7 109 (8.38%) Ruby
8 79 (6.08%) Scala
9 72 (5.54%) PHP
10 60 (4.62%) VB
11 59 (4.54%) Bash Shell
12 53 (4.08%) T-SQL
13 49 (3.77%) C++
14 35 (2.69%) VBScript
15 27 (2.08%) Groovy
16 26 (2.00%) C
16 26 (2.00%) Korn
17 20 (1.54%) VB.NET
18 18 (1.38%) Shell Script
19 16 (1.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 281 (21.62%) ISEB
2 251 (19.31%) ISTQB
3 221 (17.00%) Degree
4 106 (8.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 64 (4.92%) Security Cleared
6 32 (2.46%) DV Cleared
7 31 (2.38%) SC Cleared
8 17 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (1.08%) ISEB Practitioner
10 10 (0.77%) CCNA
10 10 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (0.77%) MCSA
11 9 (0.69%) MCITP
11 9 (0.69%) MCSE
11 9 (0.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (0.54%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 5 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (0.38%) RHCE
13 5 (0.38%) RHCT
14 4 (0.31%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 465 (35.77%) QA
2 15 (1.15%) SLA
3 13 (1.00%) SDET
4 4 (0.31%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.31%) HL7
5 3 (0.23%) DICOM
5 3 (0.23%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.077%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.077%) WAI
6 1 (0.077%) WCAG
System Software
1 29 (2.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (0.69%) Hyper-V
2 9 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
2 9 (0.69%) XenApp
3 7 (0.54%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.31%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.15%) Docker
5 2 (0.15%) HDFS
6 1 (0.077%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.077%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 107 (8.23%) HP Quality Center
2 59 (4.54%) Puppet
3 40 (3.08%) HP SiteScope
4 36 (2.77%) Opscode Chef
5 25 (1.92%) HAProxy
6 17 (1.31%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 11 (0.85%) Nagios
8 9 (0.69%) vMotion
9 8 (0.62%) Microsoft Clustering
9 8 (0.62%) SCCM
9 8 (0.62%) SCDPM
9 8 (0.62%) SCOM
10 7 (0.54%) Rundeck
11 6 (0.46%) CA Service Virtualization
11 6 (0.46%) CFEngine
12 5 (0.38%) Grafana
12 5 (0.38%) Graphite
13 4 (0.31%) Ansible
13 4 (0.31%) Perfmon
14 3 (0.23%) logstash
Vendors
1 200 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 181 (13.92%) HP
3 135 (10.38%) Oracle
4 42 (3.23%) VMware
5 39 (3.00%) Citrix
6 35 (2.69%) IBM
6 35 (2.69%) SAP
7 29 (2.23%) Atlassian
8 23 (1.77%) Red Hat
9 22 (1.69%) SOASTA, Inc
10 18 (1.38%) Rackspace
10 18 (1.38%) Rally
11 14 (1.08%) Google
12 10 (0.77%) Dynatrace
13 9 (0.69%) Borland
14 8 (0.62%) Cognizant
15 7 (0.54%) CA
15 7 (0.54%) Facebook
16 6 (0.46%) Sun
17 5 (0.38%) Splunk
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui (Ip) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £35,000 per annum c£35,000 + 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
The Collinson Group
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Harleston, Norfolk
Ortolan Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Engage PSG
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + perks
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Think Money Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Good & Co
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
UNiDAYS
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £50,000 per annum + Bonus and Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £70,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui (Ip) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + HUGE bens package
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £33000 - £37000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
South East London
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago